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Fall seven times, stand up eight.
- Japanese Proverb

Related topics: Positive Inspirational Motivational Live-By Perseverance Persistence

If I had eight hours to chop down a tree,
I'd spend six hours sharpening my ax.
- Abraham Lincoln

Before you can forgive others,
you must be a person whose forgiveness matters.
Before you can have gratitude for your life,
you must believe that your life has value.
Before your choices have value,
you must feel that you yourself have value.
Before you can dream a great dream for your future,
you have to believe that your future matters.
Before you can build positive habits of resolve and commitment,
before you can begin to live into the Japanese proverb,
"Fall seven times, stand up eight,"
you must believe that your life matters.
Before you can celebrate your life, you must Honor it.
And, before you can feel unity with,
and Honor toward, Spirit and all creation,
you must Honor yourself to feel worthy of that unity.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I was always shocked when I went to the doctor's office
and they did my X-ray and didn't find that I had eight
more ribs than I should have or that my blood was the color green.
- Nicolas Cage

 

Stock prices have been quoted in fractions for two centuries,
based on a system descended from Spanish pieces of eight.
Each dollar was cut into eight bits worth 12.5 cents each.
- Charles A. Jaffe

Ninety eight percent of the adults in this country are decent,
hardworking, honest Americans.
It's the other lousy two percent that get all the publicity.
But then, we elected them.
- Lily Tomlin

By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually
get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.
- Robert Frost

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Nothing separates the generations more than music.
By the time a child is eight or nine,
he has developed a passion for his own music that is
even stronger than his passions for procrastination and weird clothes.
- Bill Cosby

I got a perfect build for clothes.
I'm a twenty-eight dwarf.
- the movie Love and Death

I'm not a real movie star.
I've still got the same wife I started out with twenty-eight years ago.
- Will Rogers

For disappearing acts, it's hard to beat what happens
to the eight hours supposedly left after eight of sleep and eight of work.
- Doug Larson

I lived in town until I was eight and then I moved nearer the farmland,
so I had a mixture.
- Stephen Sprouse

You should not take a fellow eight years old and make
him swear to never kiss the girls.
- Robert Browning

I literally have meetings at eight o'clock in the morning,
and I finish at nine o'clock at night.
It sounds pathetic, but I don't even have time to go shopping.
- Stella McCartney

The five warmest years over the last century occurred in the last eight years.
- James Hansen

I appreciate Eight is Enough.
It made me recognizable.
- Dick Van Patten

There was a chance for me to write one song for the
section where Elvis sat in his black leather outfit and sang the old hits.
At eight oclock the next morning I had written Memories.
- Mac Davis

To be honest, I don't want No.
1's anymore.
Now, don't get me wrong, I wouldn't mind the odd few,
but I'd also like a record going in at eight and staying around.
- Robbie Williams

I have been wounded like this since about half past
eight this morning and I will tell you how it happened.
- Francesco Borromini

I wrote five issues of that and got the sack.
Actually, they paid me for eight, but they changed
their minds about the direction and threw three issues out the window.
- Eddie Campbell

Since the Revolution, eight generations of America's
veterans have established an unbroken commitment to freedom.
- Steve Buyer

I am getting frustrated by the fact that we have been
out of office for eight years.
I desperately want to lead the Conservative Party to
make quicker progress back into power.
- Kenneth Clarke

You can't drink on an eight hour flight,
pass out, and then go onstage...
well you can, but then you're Spandau Ballet.
- Robert Smith

I've long ago compromised my eight hours a night.
- Tim Robbins

I was working at this club in downtown L.A.
from four to eight at night, just Eddie Rubin,
the drummer, and I. - Johnny Rivers

The recommended daily requirement for hugs is:
four per day for survival,
eight per day for maintenance, and twelve per day for growth.
- Virginia Satir

Would I lay down my life to save my brother? No,
but I would to save two brothers or eight cousins.
- John B. S. Haldane

Eight minutes past the hour here in Belgium -
and presumably eight minutes past the hour everywhere in the world.
- Murray Walker

I started playing the trumpet when I was about eight.
- Jackson Browne

The Northwest is in better shape than it was eight years ago.
- Bruce Babbitt

A long time ago, in a country not so far away,
I was eight years old, doing my best Darth Vader imitation.
- Hayden Christensen

No matter how long he lives, no man ever becomes as
wise as the average woman of forty-eight.
- H. L. Mencken

The Big Chill is one of those things that everybody can identify with.
Between eight characters, they can pick somebody who's somewhat like them.
- Tom Berenger

We were happily married for eight months.
Unfortunately, we were married for four and a half years.
- Nick Faldo

The history of my life must begin by the earliest circumstance
which my memory can evoke;
it will therefore commence when I had attained the
age of eight years and four months.
- Giacomo Casanova

I've been close to Bette Davis for thirty-eight years -
and I have the cigarette burns to prove it.
- Henry Fonda

I haven't had sex in eight months.
To be honest, I now prefer to go bowling.
- Lil' Kim

When you're eight years old nothing is your business.
- Lenny Bruce

It is a lot cheaper to spend eight hours in a rehearsal
hall than in a recording studio.
- Jim Messina

Look, I was only given a year or two to come up with tunes for this record,
and when all but eight of them were thrown out for riotous behaviour,
I got a bit ticked off; wouldn't you?
- Alan Gorrie

I was not the kind of a principal player that was so
in demand that eight or 10 or 12 scripts came per month.
- Sidney Poitier

It's a shame that the only thing a man can do for eight hours a day is work.
He can't eat for eight hours; he can't drink for eight hours;
he can't make love for eight hours.
The only thing a man can do for eight hours is work.
- William Faulkner

We don't pump out albums eight months apart from each other.
- Josh Silver

I've been in motorsport my whole life since I was eight years of age.
- Nigel Mansell

It took me about eight years to put together the program
that I have been living for twenty years.
- Marilu Henner

We were in all four men with eight animals;
for besides the spare horses led by Shaw and myself,
an additional mule was driven along with us as a reserve in case of accident.
- Francis Parkman

The life expectancy of a team is about eight months.
Then the next year, it's a whole new team.
- Mike Krzyzewski

And I understand that, I testified in closed hearings
over eight years because there are intelligence matters,
there are sensitive matters that should not be held in a public hearing.
- Louis Freeh

There were episodes where I would wear seven or eight outfits.
It took a lot of time to get those together.
What the character wears is very essential to how I create the character.
- Donna Mills

Trying to take the credit for Jamie Carragher and Steven Gerrard,
who had been at the club since they were eight.
Can you believe it? I can't.
- Ian St.
John

My table seats eight, so that's my maximum.
Having a small number of guests is the only way to
generate good conversation.
Besides, your whole house doesn't get wrecked that way.
- Paul Lynde

Well, I must tell you I write the scripts very close to the bone.
So I'm writing episode seven now and couldn't tell
you what happens in episode eight.
- Aaron Sorkin

I'd say without a doubt I've had the most sex scenes in any television show,
ever.
Last season I did eight sex scenes in one day -
I haven't topped that yet.
- Julian McMahon

For Ryan's Daughter I used a total of eight harps,
something that was, at least, weird.
- Maurice Jarre

Nominally, there is one executive for every eight federal employees,
a ratio that would bankrupt many private industries.
- Martin L. Gross

I wish I had eight pairs of hands, and another body to shoot the specimens.
- John James Audubon

In 1790 we had less than eight hundred thousand slaves.
Under our mild and humane administration of the system
they have increased above four millions.
- Robert Toombs

And the buying of new machinery meant not only the
possibility of production,
but even the new technology, 'cos as I mentioned before,
we were back of seven, eight years.
- Gianni Agnelli

I kept quiet for eight years.
I did not want to hurt the church.
- Jessica Hahn

When I was about eight, I decided that the most wonderful thing,
next to a human being, was a book.
- Margaret Walker

I read about eight newspapers in a day.
When I'm in a town with only one newspaper,
I read it eight times.
- Will Rogers

A terrible thing about getting oldish is that your friends start dying,
and in the last ten years I have lost seven or eight of my closest.
- Norman MacCaig

I'm convinced my mother only had sex eight times.
- Linda Fiorentino

Russia has gone through eight years of continuing economic pain.
- Jeffrey Sachs

I wrote my first play when I was eight.
- Pam Gems

I was rapping at eight.
- Nick Cannon

I started when I was eight, doing super 8 films.
- Guillermo del Toro

That's why I made a comeback in 1988.
I knew there were chances of not making it,
but I didn't want to end up at sixty years old and
say I should have tried when I was thirty-eight.
- Guy Lafleur

All of the charities we're involved with have touched
me in one way or another on a personal level.
There are about eight or nine charities that I support.
- Ferguson Jenkins

I got into radio when I was eight, and I was one of
the busiest child dramatic actors in America.
- Mel Torme

I wrote eight full-length adult novels in my twenties.
None of them were published.
- Caroline B. Cooney


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