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Discovering Quotes

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A man has made at least a start on discovering the
meaning of human life when he plants shade trees under
which he knows full well he will never sit.
- D. Elton Trueblood

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Pain is a difficult companion. There's no getting around that.
But, if pain is to be a companion, searching and discovering
your own best ways to travel with that pain
will lead you to the joy that you long to have.
They are your paths, your ways and while my experience
and the experiences of others may inspire you,
ultimately it will be the choices you discover
and make for yourself that lead you to certain joy
in the midst of your challenges.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Cunning is the art of concealing our own defects,
and discovering other people's weaknesses.
- William Hazlitt

It's a discovery of a story when I write a book,
a case of inching ahead on each page and discovering
what's beyond in the darkness,
beyond where you're writing.
- Michael Ondaatje

 

Literature is the art of discovering something extraordinary about ordinary people,
and saying with ordinary words something extraordinary.
- Boris Pasternak

There will always be another group of kids going to college,
drinking beer, and discovering that movie.
Many of them have never even heard of SCTV.
- Rick Moranis

I approached Red Square three times,
trying to find somewhere to land,
before discovering a wide bridge nearby.
I landed there and taxied into Red Square.
- Mathias Rust

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I plan on doing a lot more work on my own,
and discovering and doing more.
- Billy Sheehan

Discovering witnesses is just as important as catching criminals.
- Simon Wiesenthal

Young people discovering their sexuality must know
they walk with a strong tradition and that they are not alone.
They have a right to information without being pressured.
- Jasmine Guy

By nature and doctrines I am addicted to the habit
of discovering choice places wherein to feed.
- O. Henry

The film is about Joe discovering who his mother and
father are and his relationship with them,
and the identity crisis he goes through once he finds out who his parents are.
- Christopher Eccleston

I think one's sexuality can be the center of life,
and coming out and discovering your sexuality is something
that really can define your existence.
- Mia Kirshner

It was less a literary thing than a linguistic,
philosophical preoccupation...
discovering how far you can go with language to create immediate,
elementary experience.
- Robert Morgan

You might like it as a joke or because you liked it then,
but there isn't a whole new generation discovering Wham!.
- Rob Zombie

Life is good for only two things, discovering mathematics
and teaching mathematics.
- Simeon Poisson

Now I am discovering the world once more.
England has widened my horizon.
- Stefan Zweig

Writing a story or a novel is one way of discovering sequence in experience,
of stumbling upon cause and effect in the happenings of a writer's own life.
- Eudora Welty

My first care the following morning was,
to devise some means of discovering the man in the grey cloak.
- Adelbert von Chamisso

As I've gone along, I felt like I was discovering an
aspect of my voice that I didn't know was there:
an ability to interpret a song in a way that makes it more accessible.
- Tom Wopat

The talent for discovering the unique and marketable
characteristics of a product and service is a designer's most valuable asset.
- Primo Angeli

I have never started a poem yet whose end I knew.
Writing a poem is discovering.
- Robert Frost

The art of writing is the art of discovering what you believe.
- Gustave Flaubert

I think making mistakes and discovering them for yourself is of great value,
but to have someone else to point out your mistakes
is a shortcut of the process.
- Shelby Foote

The way one approaches a wilderness story is to fashion a quest -
find something that you are truly interested in finding or discovering.
- Tim Cahill

The thrill I got discovering Buster Keaton when I was
growing up was so exciting.
He was one of the greats.
- John Cleese

This moment in time, on this tour, you know,
I'm discovering a lot of new things.
And to be 45 and doing that, it's a mixture of pleasure and pain,
I can assure you.
- Eric Clapton

In trying to make something new, half the undertaking
lies in discovering whether it can be done.
Once it has been established that it can,
duplication is inevitable.
- Helen Gahagan

Reason we call that faculty innate in us of discovering
laws and applying them with thought.
- Hermann von Helmholtz

Finding the right work is like discovering your own soul in the world.
- Thomas Moore

The deeper I get into my life as a musician,
I'm discovering that it becomes less and less about other people,
and more about what I want to do.
And that's a good place to be.
- Billy Corgan

Americans are apt to be unduly interested in discovering
what average opinion believes average opinion to be.
- John Maynard Keynes

The greatest grand challenge for any scientist is discovering
how to prevent the spread of HIV and finding the cure
or an effective vaccine for AIDS.
- Philip Emeagwali

The real pleasure in writing this, for me,
was discovering how little you need.
- Jonathan Franzen

Love is the delightful interval between meeting a beautiful
girl and discovering that she looks like a haddock.
- John Barrymore

I believe that acting in any medium is the same thing,
it's discovering the truth in where you are.
- Victor Garber

Science is always discovering odd scraps of magical
wisdom and making a tremendous fuss about its cleverness.
- Aleister Crowley

I never read the life of any important person without
discovering that he knew more and could do more than
I could ever hope to know or do in half a dozen lifetimes.
- J. B. Priestley

That was the big effect Lord of the Rings had on me.
It was discovering New Zealand.
And even more precious were the people-
not at all like the Australians.
- Ian Mckellen

So I set out to study the oxidation system in the potato,
which, if damaged, causes the plant to turn brown.
I did this in the hope of discovering,
through these studies, the key to the understanding of adrenal function.
- Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

Certainly one of the more common experiences in the
jazz field is discovering someone new.
Improvising musicians are capable of being musical travelers,
voyagers.
We want to join in on whatever we hear.
There is a freedom to wander the musical landscape.
- Gary Burton

I wanted to show those characters discovering it is
possible to find common ground,
as they make their way through a plotline that I hope
is engrossing enough to keep the reader a willing participant.
- Joan D. Vinge

I am rediscovering the whole sexual dimension of life at the age of 86,
really.
And that also means discovering the feminine.
So the whole of this dimension, which I had been seeking for a very long time,
is now sort of opening itself up to me.
- Bede Griffiths

Eureka.
- Archimedes - upon discovering the scientific principle
of displacement while on his bathtub.

Isn't it sad to go to your grave without ever wondering why you were born? Who,
with such a thought, would not spring from bed,
eager to resume discovering the world and rejoicing to be part of it?
- Richard Dawkins

You could say that everything the musicians have learned
and known over the years,
all of their technical resources, are in a dialogue
with the things they are discovering every time,
as if it was the first time.
- Fred Frith

I want them to come away with discovering the music inside them.
And not thinking about themselves as jazz musicians,
but thinking about themselves as good human beings,
striving to be a great person and maybe they'll become a great musician.
- Charlie Haden

It has now become a very common sentiment,
that there is some deep and radical wrong somewhere,
and that legislators have proved themselves incapable of discovering,
or, of remedying it.
- Josiah Warren

Acting is a very personal process.
It has to do with expressing your own personality,
and discovering the character you're playing through your own experience -
so we're all different.
- Ian Mckellen

Likewise, with solar, especially here in California,
we're discovering that the 80 solar farm schemes that
are going forward want to basically bulldoze 1,000 sq. mi.
of southern California desert.
Well, as an environmentalist, we would rather that didn't happen.
- Stewart Brand

The secret of big and revolutionary actions also consists
in discovering the tiny step that is simultaneously a strategic step,
insofar as it entails additional steps in the direction of a better reality.
- Gustav Heinemann

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed
by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do.
So throw off the bowlines.
Sail away from the safe harbor.
Catch the trade winds in your sails.
Explore. Dream. Discover.
- widely misattributed to Mark Twain

One does not discover new lands without consenting
to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.
- Andre Gide

Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.
- Soren Kierkegaard

As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands.
One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.
- Audrey Hepburn

The only way to discover the limits of the possible
is to go beyond them into the impossible.
- Arthur C. Clarke

You cannot discover new oceans unless
you have the courage to lose site of the shore.
- Anonymous

Watch what people are cynical about,
and one can often discover what they lack.
- George S. Patton

You have to leave the city of your comfort
and go into the wilderness of your intuition.
What you'll discover will be wonderful.
What you'll discover is yourself.
- Alan Alda

In order to discover new lands,
one must be willing to lose sight
of the shore for a very long time.
- Anonymous

Your work is to discover your world
and then with all your heart give yourself to it.
- The Buddha

I release the familiar that I may better discover my inspiring future.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We all have an instinctive fear of the unseen.
Make a conscious effort to discover
and embrace the unfamiliar -
to view the unknown not as a lurking monster,
but as a glorious adventure.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

As you discover your daily good,
and believe in it, and think about it,
expect it to continue.
- Ernest Holmes

I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately,
to front only the essential facts of life,
and see if I could not learn what it had to teach,
and not, when I came to die, discover that I had not lived.
- Henry David Thoreau

To discover joy is to return to
a state of oneness with the universe.
- Peggy Jenkins

There is some good in the worst of us
and some evil in the best of us.
When we discover this,
we are less prone to hate our enemies.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

We must develop and maintain the capacity to forgive.
He who is devoid of the power to forgive
is devoid of the power to love.
There is some good in the worst of us
and some evil in the best of us.
When we discover this, we are less prone to hate our enemies.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

You can discover what your enemy fears most
by observing the means he uses to frighten you.
- Michael Moncur

It is far more impressive when others
discover your good qualities without your help.
- Judith Martin

When I investigate and when I discover that the forces
of the heavens and the planets are within ourselves,
then truly I seem to be living among the gods.
- Leon Battista Alberti


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