Search my Quotes DataBase - Enter one or two keywords and/or author last name.

Hint: keep it simple, like life twain




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Daily Inspiration - Quotes to Live By
Inspiration  |  Motivational Articles  |  Being Strong  |  Being Positive  |  Links  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Melinda Gates Quotes and Sayings

I hope you find great value in these Quotes by Melinda Gates from my large collection of motivational and inspirational quotes and sayings.

The premise of this foundation is one life on this
planet is no more valuable than the next.
- Melinda Gates

After a number of years dating, we decided we were good partners.
- Melinda Gates

Having children made us look differently at all these
things that we take for granted,
like taking your child to get a vaccine against measles or polio.
- Melinda Gates

It is still just unbelievable to us that diarrhea is
one of the leading causes of child deaths in the world.
- Melinda Gates

 

I want to live as private a life as I can because of our children.
- Melinda Gates

But we also believe in taking risks,
because that's how you move things along.
- Melinda Gates

We talk a lot in our home together about where we're going,
what I'm doing.
- Melinda Gates

Please sign-up for my Free Inspirational Daily Email on the form below.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.


We started this mostly from an intellectual place.
- Melinda Gates

We have to be careful in how we use this light shined on us.
- Melinda Gates

I think it's very important that we instill in our
kids that it has nothing to do with their name or their
situation that they're growing up in;
it has to do with who they are as an individual.
- Melinda Gates

I'm not going to let people get away with either a
dishonest or inaccurate premise to what we're talking
about because I think that does the viewer a disturbance.
- Dan Abrams

Essential to the theory of evolution is the premise
that everything has come into being by itself.
- Walter Lang

The premise is simple: One economy and one environment,
and they're interdependent.
- Dennis Weaver

The basic premise of the Constitution was a separation
of powers and a system of checks and balances because
man was perceived as a fallen creature and would always yearn for more power.
- Roy Moore

God is therefore unknowable.
This is the fundamental premise of the Bible.
- Leo Strauss

The media's job is to question a premise.
- Joey Skaggs

I start with the premise that the function of leadership
is to produce more leaders,
not more followers.
- Ralph Nader

In the best farce to-day we start with some absurd
premise as to character or situation,
but if the premises be once granted we move logically enough to the ending.
- George P. Baker

I think Junior is certainly a science fiction premise as is Twins,
as is Dave, beyond Ghostbusters.
- Ivan Reitman

Knowledge is power.
Information is liberating.
Education is the premise of progress,
in every society, in every family.
- Kofi Annan

If your basic premise about the fundamental purpose
of our government is that it must provide for the common defense,
then no other position is possible.
- Don Nickles

Democracy is the only system capable of reflecting
the humanist premise of equilibrium or balance.
The key to its secret is the involvement of the citizen.
- John Ralston Saul

The central premise behind Oslo was that if Arafat
were given enough legitimacy,
territory, weapons and money, he would use his power
to fight terror and make peace with Israel.
- Natan Sharansky

The flaw in the statute is that in all its applications,
it operates on a fundamentally mistaken premise that
high solicitation costs are an accurate measure of fraud.
- Harry A. Blackmun

That's the premise of the Saudi Arabians.
He's holding the president's hand with one.
In the other hand, he's got his hand in the pocket of American consumers.
- Ed Markey

The capacity to be puzzled is the premise of all creation,
be it in art or in science.
- Erich Fromm

Germany, I think, was first to substitute a Social
Security program for its elderly based on this premise,
that is, that we would tax workers to pay retirement
benefits for those retired.
- John Shadegg

I liked the premise of this material.
I love the marriage relationship.
They kind of keep each other honest,
and they enjoy each other's sense of humor.
Kind of a sexy but boring relationship.
- Patricia Arquette

I directed 24's pilot.
I felt we should follow the characters around as if
we were a documentary crew,
using available light, hand-held cameras,
split screens, sound that isn't always what it should be,
to suit the reality of the premise.
- Stephen Hopkins

As you know, Social Security functions under the premise
that today's workers will help finance benefits for
retirees and that these workers will then be supported
by the next generation of workers paying into the same system.
- Steve Israel

All of the factors that make up a quality city -
safe streets,
high paying jobs, strong neighborhoods,
etc.
- emanate from a strong educational premise.
- Alan Autry

Well, your premise is correct, that we have to first
guard against those who have an affiliation with terrorists and a connection,
and so we have watch lists and systems that can make that connection.
- Asa Hutchinson

The basic premise of this is that, yes,
people have learned to clone each other,
but that cloning is illegal.
Not that it's bad, just that the law as it is now,
is that if you die, you're dead.
- Roger Spottiswoode

Coming from Britain, I was terrified of meeting all these other artists,
because artists over there tend to fight with each other a lot,
the premise being that there's not enough room for everybody.
- Thom Yorke

Stories had always been told about male genies coming out of bottles,
but they were usually fat, old men.
Never had the genie been a gorgeous woman,
so that idea really appealed to me, and I created the
series based on that premise.
- Sidney Sheldon

Tonight, we gather to affirm the greatness of our nation -
not because of the height of our skyscrapers,
or the power of our military, or the size of our economy.
Our pride is based on a very simple premise,
summed up in a declaration made over two hundred years ago.
- Barack Obama

I am truly free only when all human beings,
men and women, are equally free.
The freedom of other men, far from negating or limiting my freedom,
is, on the contrary, its necessary premise and confirmation.
- Mikhail Bakunin

If you do a scene and you really like a character in
it or a premise in it to write it down and to work
on it so that you can have five or six characters that
you can pull out in an audition.
- Amy Poehler

I have always loved science fiction.
One of my favorite shows is 'Star Trek.'
I like the trips,
where it drops my mind off, because they give you a
premise and all of a sudden,
you say, 'Oh!' and I'm fascinated by it.
- Leslie Nielsen

The place was built on the premise that people want to gamble,
and they may as well do it here.
They look after their clientele, and,
hell, they treat me like I'm one of their family.
- Wilford Brimley

The mind is not a vessel to be filled
but a fire to be kindled.
- Plutarch

Lord, grant that I might not so much
seek to be loved as to love.
- St. Francis of Assisi

Love does not claim possession, but gives freedom.
- Rabindranath Tagore

The true meaning of life is to plant trees,
under whose shade you do not expect to sit.
- Nelson Henderson

You will not be punished for your anger,
you will be punished by your anger.
- The Buddha

Everything has beauty,
but not everyone sees it.
- Confucius

A good traveler has no fixed plans,
and is not intent on arriving.
- Lao Tzu

I am not afraid of storms
for I am learning how to sail my ship.
- Louisa May Alcott

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate.
Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.
It is our Light, not our Darkness, that most frightens us.
- Marianne Williamson

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

The butterfly counts not months but moments, and has time enough.
- Rabindranath Tagore

The beauty does not live out there;
the beauty's in my eyes.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

To know yet to think that one does not know is best;
Not to know yet to think that one knows
will lead to difficulty.
- Lao Tzu

The essence of life is not in
the great victories and grand failures,
but in the simple joys.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Every child comes with the message
that God is not yet discouraged of man.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Love one another but make not a bond of love.
Let it rather be a moving sea
between the shores of your souls.
- Khalil Gibran

The world is perfect. It's a mess.
It has always been a mess.
We are not going to change it.
Our job is to straighten out our own lives.
- Joseph Campbell

Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.
- Lao Tzu

Treat those who are good with goodness,
and also treat those who are not good with goodness.
Thus goodness is attained.
Be honest to those who are honest,
and be also honest to those who are not honest.
Thus honesty is attained.
- Lao Tzu

Everything is a miracle,
not just the beautiful and lovely things.
- Anonymous

Self-respect is not a function of size, age, or wealth.
Breathe deep, sing loud and sweet,
"I am me, I am unique, I am magnificent."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I do not need anyone's permission to be my true self.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The key to forgiveness is to forgive from the heart -
not from the mind.
- Sheri Rosenthal

To the people who love you,
you are beautiful already.
This is not because they're
blind to your shortcomings
but because they so clearly see your soul.
- Victoria Moran

Not everything that casts a long shadow is to be feared.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Do first things first, and second things not at all.
- Peter F. Drucker

A bird does not sing because it has an answer.
It sings because it has a song.
- Chinese Proverb

It's not the size of the dog in the fight,
it's the size of the fight in the dog.
- Mark Twain

Do not blame the thistle that you see no beauty.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Adventure is not outside man; it is within.
- George Eliot

Life may not be the party we hoped for,
but while we are here we might as well dance.
- Anonymous


Quotes and Sayings

---------


Thank you for visiting: Melinda Gates Quotes and Sayings.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 


Sign-up to receive Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes
free via email

Daily inspirational quotes and motivational messages of self-worth, choice,
positive attitude, happiness, forgiveness, and gratitude.
Inspiring motivational sayings plus Jonathan's insights into life,
relationships, and joyful living.

Enter Your E-Mail Address:
Enter Your Name (what you want to be called):
To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.
Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Or Subscribe to the Feedburner feed for Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes.



All materials & writings are copyright ©. You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy, our copyright policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and the list of all our websites.