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John Stockwell Quotes and Sayings

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Short, successful military adventures are as effective
as the Super Bowl in diverting people's attention from unpleasant truths.
- John Stockwell

Enemies are necessary for the wheels of the U.S.
military machine to turn.
- John Stockwell

Laugh when you can,
apologize when you should,
and let go of what you can't change.
Life's too short to be anything... but happy.
- Anonymous PHOTO

You're only here for a short visit.
Don't hurry. Don't worry.
And be sure to smell the flowers along the way.
- Walter Hagen PHOTO

 

Don't hurry. Don't worry.
You're only here for a short visit.
So don't forget to stop and smell the roses.
- Walter Hagen

When people get caught up with that which is right
and they are willing to sacrifice for it,
there is no stopping point short of victory.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Take time to laugh.
It is the music of the soul.
Take time to think.
It is the source of power.
Take time to play.
It is the source of perpetual youth.
Take time to read.
It is the fountain of wisdom.
Take time to pray.
It is the greatest power on Earth.
Take time to love and be loved.
It is a God-given privilege.
Take time to be friendly.
It is the road to happiness.
Take time to give.
It is too short a day to be selfish.
Take time to work.
It is the price of success.
- Anonymous

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Embrace your uniqueness.
Time is much too short to be
living someone else's life.
- Kobi Yamada

If I am happy in spite of my deprivations,
if my happiness is so deep that it is a faith,
so thoughtful that it becomes a philosophy of life.
If, in short, I am an optimist,
my testimony to the creed of optimism is worth hearing.
- Helen Keller PHOTO
...
Helen Keller (1880-1968) overcame being both deaf and blind
to become a famous author, lecturer, and activist
for women's suffrage, workers' rights, and ending war.

Kind words can be short and easy to speak,
but their echoes are truly endless.
- Mother Teresa

There is no short cut to achievement.
Life requires thorough preparation -
veneer isn't worth anything.
- George Washington Carver

Many people know so little about what
is beyond their short range of experience.
They look within themselves - and find nothing!
Therefore they conclude that there
is nothing outside themselves either.
- Helen Keller

It is more fun to talk with someone who doesn't use long, difficult words
but rather short, easy words like "What about lunch?"
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

Life is short,
Break the Rules.
Forgive quickly,
Kiss SLOWLY.
Love truly.
Laugh uncontrollably
And never regret
ANYTHING
That makes you smile
- Mark Twain

Life is too short, time is too precious,
and the stakes are too high
to dwell on what might have been.
- Hilary Clinton

Short words are best
and the old words, when short, are best of all.
- Winston Churchill

Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.
- Socrates

Falling out of love is very enlightening.
For a short while you see the world with new eyes.
- Iris Murdoch

The best remedy for a short temper is a long walk.
- Jacqueline Schiff

Walking takes longer...
than any other known form of locomotion except crawling.
Thus it stretches time and prolongs life.
Life is already too short to waste on speed.
- Edward Abbey

Every man casts a shadow;
not his body only, but his imperfectly mingled spirit.
This is his grief. Let him turn which way he will,
it falls opposite to the sun;
short at noon, long at eve. Did you never see it?
- Henry David Thoreau

When you choose your friends, don't be short-changed
by choosing personality over character.
- W. Somerset Maugham

Time is too slow for those who wait,
too swift for those who fear,
too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice,
but for those who love, time is eternity.
- Henry Van Dyke

Worry is spiritual short sight.
Its cure is intelligent faith.
- Paul Brunton

Maturity is only a short break in adolescence.
- Jules Feiffer

We didn't actually overspend our budget.
The health Commission allocation simply fell short of our expenditure.
- Frank Howard Clark

If you don't enjoy your career,
today is the day to begin a long-term plan
for creating a career that interests and excites you.
And, in the short term, even if you hate your job,
look for small joys at work each day,
perhaps in your interactions with customers and co-workers.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Anger is a short madness.
- Horace

The attempt to combine wisdom and power
has only rarely been successful and then only for a short while.
- Albert Einstein

I love short trips to New York; to me it is the finest three-day town on earth.
- James Cameron

In youth the days are short and the years are long.
In old age the years are short and day's long.
- Pope Paul VI

Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after the other.
- Walter Elliot

Patriotism is not short, frenzied outbursts of emotion,
but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime.
- Adlai E. Stevenson

I still find each day too short for all the thoughts I want to think,
all the walks I want to take, all the books I want to read,
and all the friends I want to see.
- John Burroughs

Work is hard.
Distractions are plentiful.
And time is short.
- Adam Hochschild

Young man, young man, your arm's too short to box with God.
- James Weldon Johnson

Life is short, and it is here to be lived.
- Kate Winslet

The way is long if one follows precepts,
but short...
if one follows patterns.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

With short hair you have to get a haircut every two or three weeks.
And if you're coloring your hair, you have to color it that often.
Every time I did it, I felt fraudulent.
- Jamie Lee Curtis

But life is long.
And it is the long run that balances the short flare of interest and passion.
- Sylvia Plath

To be idle is a short road to death
and to be diligent is a way of life;
foolish people are idle,
wise people are diligent.
- The Buddha

Life's too short to be working with divas.
- Richard O'Brien

I surrendered my youth to the people I feared when
I could have been out there loving someone.
Don't make that mistake yourself.
Life's too damn short.
- Armistead Maupin

The real sin with Social Security is that it's a long-term
rip-off and a short-term scam.
- Tony Snow

God hath given to man a short time here upon earth,
and yet upon this short time eternity depends.
- Jeremy Taylor

Basicly what I had to do was do a 7 minute board and
pitch it to a room of big wigs from the network and
based on that they determined if I would get a short or not.
- Craig McCracken

Where the road bends abruptly, take short steps.
- Ernest Bramah

No amount of charters, direct primaries,
or short ballots will make a democracy out of an illiterate people.
- Walter Lippmann

No good movie is too long and no bad movie is short enough.
- Roger Ebert

So the programs all start to all look the same.
I watched one free skating competition,
and I thought I was watching a short program.
Everyone was doing exactly the same elements.
- Brian Boitano

It's good to experience Hollywood in short bursts,
I guess.
Little snippets.
I don't think I can handle being here all the time,
it's pretty nutty.
- Johnny Depp

Life is short.
Ricky and I realize how lucky we were.
We want to be together all the time.
- Christie Brinkley

It's taken me longer still to realize what a short
span there is between those life experiences and the rest of your life.
That's a job for the people who lived through it.
- Jeremy Northam

The life of a dancer is tragically short.
What is remarkable about the New York City Ballet is
that it makes us forget that.
Because it keeps the ballet alive.
- John Guare

Life is like a very short visit to a toyshop between birth and death.
- Desmond Morris

When George asked me to be the prequels,
it was the same kind of meeting - it was very short and to the point.
It was nice to see him after a long time,
and we met in a hotel room.
- Ian McDiarmid

You have to have a short memory as a closer.
- Frank Robinson

The long days are no happier than the short ones.
- Philip James Bailey

My time inside there was very short compared to the
amount of time it took to take on and take off this
suit and to test me for how much radioactivity I have.
- William Scranton

The Span of Life is too short to be trifled away in
unconcerning and unprofitable Matters.
- Mary Astell

The naked thing was short-lived.
It was only around for about six months because we thought it was shocking.
Once people expected us to do it we kind of never did it again.
- Mark Hoppus

A lot of people mistake a short memory for a clear conscience.
- Doug Larson

No man surely has so short a memory as the American.
- Rebecca H. Davis

A military road led from this point to Fort Leavenworth,
and for many miles the farms and cabins of the Delawares
were scattered at short intervals on either hand.
- Francis Parkman

Every day has been so short, every hour so fleeting,
every minute so filled with the life I love that time
for me has fled on too swift a wing.
- Aga Khan III

The first writing I did was short short stories for
a newspaper syndicate for which I was paid five dollars a piece on publication.
- Theodore Sturgeon

Prayer should be short, without giving God Almighty
reasons why he should grant this,
or that; he knows best what is good for us.
- John Selden

Government's view of the economy could be summed up in a few short phrases:
If it moves,
tax it.
If it keeps moving, regulate it.
And if it stops moving, subsidize it.
- Ronald Reagan

Some of them profess to be well acquainted with all
the principal waters of the Columbia,
with which they assured me these waters had no connection short of the ocean.
- William Henry Ashley

Canada has given us John Candy and Martin Short and
Bill Shatner and Lord knows how many other wonderful performers.
- Jamie Farr

Life's too short to be a Go-Go for twenty years.
- Belinda Carlisle


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