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Joyce A. Myers Quotes and Sayings

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A #2 pencil and a dream can take you anywhere.
- Joyce A. Myers

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Teachers can change lives with just the right mix of chalk and challenges.
- Joyce A. Myers

A BMW can't take you as far as a diploma.
- Joyce A. Myers

Education levels the playing field, allowing everyone to compete.
- Joyce A. Myers

 

I am a little pencil in the hand of a writing God
who is sending a love letter to the world.
- Mother Teresa

Lying in bed would be an altogether perfect and supreme
experience if only one had a colored pencil long enough to draw on the ceiling.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

But I do have time to pencil in golf,
and we've got four excellent courses.
- Darrell Royal

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About the use of language: it is impossible to sharpen
a pencil with a blunt axe.
It is equally vain to try to do it with ten blunt axes instead.
- Edsger Dijkstra

A programming language is for thinking about programs,
not for expressing programs you've already thought of.
It should be a pencil, not a pen.
- Paul Graham

Ideas are elusive, slippery things.
Best to keep a pad of paper and a pencil at your bedside,
so you can stab them during the night before they get away.
- Earl Nightingale

Film will only became an art when its materials are
as inexpensive as pencil and paper.
- Jean Cocteau

But, I don't know, the violence, I can't even talk about.
We don't do a lot of violent shows.
When I started in television, breaking a pencil was a violent act.
- Aaron Spelling

College atheletes used to get a degree in bringing your pencil.
- Ruby Wax

The pencil of the Holy Ghost hath labored more in describing
the afflictions of Job than the felicities of Solomon.
- Francis Bacon

I have owed you this letter for a very long time-but
my fingers have avoided the pencil as though it were
an old and poisoned tool.
- John Steinbeck

I write about myself with the same pencil and in the
same exercise book as about him.
It is no longer I, but another whose life is just beginning.
- Samuel Beckett

The idea is to get the pencil moving quickly.
- Bernard Malamud

It's not how big your pencil is; it's how you write your name.
- Dave Mustaine

I believe more in the scissors than I do in the pencil.
- Truman Capote

Map out your future - but do it in pencil.
The road ahead is as long as you make it.
Make it worth the trip.
- Jon Bon Jovi

Farming looks mighty easy when your plow is a pencil
and you're a thousand miles from the corn field.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

A lot of songs you write are just for exercise -
just pencil sharpeners.
- Harlan Howard

I drew a picture on the back of a calendar in pencil.
In those days they used to give out free calendars,
I had no art paper, so I took whatever else I could.
- Joe Shuster

People still think of me as a cartoonist,
but the only thing I lift a pen or pencil for these
days is to sign a contract,
a check, or an autograph.
- Walt Disney

A computer does not substitute for judgment any more
than a pencil substitutes for literacy.
But writing without a pencil is no particular advantage.
- Robert McNamara

I can almost always write music; at any hour of the twenty-four,
if I put pencil to paper, music comes.
- John Philip Sousa

I don't believe in making pencil sketches and then
painting landscape in your studio.
You must be right under the sky.
- William Merritt Chase

In spite of everything I shall rise again:
I will take up my pencil,
which I have forsaken in my great discouragement,
and I will go on with my drawing.
- Vincent Van Gogh

A pencil and rubber are of more use to thought than
a battalion of assistants.
To happiness the same applies as to truth:
one does not have it,
but is in it.
- Theodor Adorno

One must always draw, draw with the eyes,
when one cannot draw with a pencil.
- Balthus

The average pencil is seven inches long,
with just a half-inch eraser - in case you thought optimism was dead.
- Robert Brault

Inflated descriptions by the pen or exaggerated illustrations by the pencil.
- Grace Darling

Poetry is the art which is technically within the grasp of everyone:
a piece of paper and a pencil and one is ready.
- Eugenio Montale

You can lead a horse to water, but a pencil must be led.
- Stan Laurel

Would that we could at once paint with the eyes!
In the long way from the eye through the arm to the pencil,
how much is lost!
- Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

Sharpen your pencil as you create the story of your life.
Ask today as you consider the many choices in your view -
what is the highest and best use
of your talents, skills and abilities?
When you answer that,
seize the opportunity to sharpen those qualities
even more sharply by applying your focused effort.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

I try and make little stories.
Whether it's with a pencil or with bits of records,
it's really the same thing.
- Eric San

Nevertheless, the realization that breaking a pencil
point would have far less disastrous consequences played little or no role,
I believe, in this decision to explore theory!
- Rudolph A. Marcus

What you do is, you have your drawing board and a pencil
in hand at the telescope.
You look in and you make some markings on the paper and you look in again.
- Clyde Tombaugh

The eyebrow pencil and false eyelashes were essential;
my mother didn't feel dressed without them.
- Lorna Luft

I don't know how many thoughts we have a second,
but it's quite an amazing number, and just to pin down
the appropriate sequence of those,
all you really need is a pencil and a piece of paper.
- Robert Wyatt

When you write down your ideas you automatically focus
your full attention on them.
Few if any of us can write one thought and think another at the same time.
Thus a pencil and paper make excellent concentration tools.
- Michael LeBoeuf

The worst thing you can do is censor yourself as the pencil hits the paper.
You must not edit until you get it all on paper.
If you can put everything down, stream-of-consciousness,
you'll do yourself a service.
- Stephen Sondheim

On occasion I have drawn as a release from painting.
The economy in using paper, pencil, charcoal and crayon
can help towards a greater gamble and higher rewards.
I also find that drawing can generate ideas more rapidly than painting.
- William Scott

I got behind that pencil and nothing happened for many years,
but since they put me in the Songwriters Hall of Fame,
I've turned around.
I took a good look at myself and said,
I think it's time to get back at work.
- Otis Blackwell

Corporate documents, like football game plans,
are not easily drafted in a stadium,
with thousands of very interested fans participating,
each with their own red pencil, trying to reach a consensus on every word.
- Jon Postel

"Just living is not enough," said the butterfly,
"one must have sunshine, freedom and a little flower."
- Hans Christian Andersen

A foolish consistency is the hobgoblin of little minds.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Our "Rainbows and Butterflies" are the small miracles of our life -
the little things that are so easy to overlook,
yet so awe inspiring when we take a moment
to notice and to pay attention.
Give thanks for the rainbows, for the butterflies,
for all God's creatures - large and small,
for the bright blue sky and the soft fog and the gentle rain,
for the tree veiled in the season's first frost,
for the baby's laugh,
for the touch of a hand and the whispered "I love you."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Mother is the name for God
in the lips and hearts of little children.
- William Makepeace Thackeray

'Tis the business of little minds to shrink,
but they whose heart is firm,
and whose conscience approves their conduct,
will pursue their principles unto death.
- Thomas Paine

Little strokes,
Fell great oaks.
- Benjamin Franklin

He who can give thanks for little
will always find he has enough.
- Anonymous

It is of the small joys and little pleasures
that the greatest of our days are built.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

It is not the man who has too little,
but the man who craves more, that is poor.
- Lucius Annaeus Seneca

I never accepted the idea
that I had to be guided by
some pattern or blueprint.
- Little Richard

The essence of philosophy is that a man should so live
that his happiness shall depend
as little as possible on external things.
- Epictetus

I will dance a little.
I will move with the wind.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

And just dance a little.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

The greatest wealth is to live content with little.
- Plato

He who knows only his own side of the case, knows little of that.
- John Stuart Mill, On Liberty (1859)

We never repent of having eaten too little.
- Thomas Jefferson

Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
- Winston Churchill

I have always held firmly to the thought
that each one of us can do a little
to bring some portion of misery to an end.
- Albert Schweitzer

If i had known... i would have lingered
over my coffee a little longer.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

The choice is to work alone to be a little
more successful than the next person,
or to work together for the great betterment of humanity.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize
how little we understand about life,
ourselves, and the world around us.
- Socrates

I have a dream that my four little children will one day
live in a nation where they will
not be judged by the color of their skin,
but by the content of their character.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

A little simplification would be
the first step toward rational living.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Alone we can do so little;
together we can do so much.
- Helen Keller

A great man is always willing to be little.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson


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