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Hoist the sails of CHOICE
to harness the winds of JOY.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Related topics: Inspirational

Scuttle the Assumptions, dash the Expectations,
and hoist the sails of CHOICE to harness the winds of JOY.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Hoist up sail while gale doth last, Tide and wind stay no man's pleasure.
- Robert Southwell

Give immediate instruction to all your posts in said territory,
under your direction, at no time and on no pretence to hoist,
or suffer be hoisted, the English flag.
- Zebulon Pike

 

Every normal man must be tempted, at times,
to spit on his hands, hoist the black flag,
and begin slitting throats.
- H. L. Mencken

I'd get a shell, they weighed about 80 pounds I think,
but when I was 19 or 20 that was nothing.
I'd take a shell and a bag of powder,
I'd put it in the hoist and then I would send it up to the gun.
- Barney Ross

Among various demands and charges I gave them,
was, that the said flag should be delivered to me,
and one of the United States' flags be received and hoisted in its place.
- Zebulon Pike

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While they were saying among themselves
it cannot be done, it was done.
- Helen Keller

I don't know what your destiny will be, but one thing I know:
the only ones among you who will be really happy
are those who will have sought and found how to serve.
- Albert Schweitzer

Go to the people
Live among them
Learn from them
Love them
Serve them
Plan with them
Start with what they know
Build on what they have.
- Jimmy Yen (Y. C. James Yen)

One thing I know: the only ones among you
who will be really happy are those
who will have sought and found how to serve.
- Albert Schweitzer

I have found that among its other benefits,
giving liberates the soul of the giver.
- Maya Angelou

"Go to the people and live among them
in order to know them and learn from them.
- Jimmy Yen

Shoot for the moon.
Even if you miss,
you'll land among the stars.
- Les Brown

The only ones among you who will be really happy
are those who will have sought and found how to serve.
- Albert Schweitzer

Real friendships among men are so rare
that when they occur they are famous.
- Clarence Day

Every kind of peaceful cooperation among men
is primarily based on mutual trust
and only secondarily on institutions
such as courts of justice and police.
- Albert Einstein

Science merely quantifies and documents
the relationships among miracles.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I have three precious things which I hold fast and prize.
The first is gentleness;
the second is frugality;
the third is humility, which keeps me from putting myself before others.
Be gentle and you can be bold;
be frugal and you can be generous;
avoid putting yourself before others
and you can become a leader among men.
- Lao Tzu

Nobody cares how much you know,
until they know how much you care.
- attributed to Theodore Roosevelt, among others,
but probably earlier and anonymous

Instead of comparing our lot with that
of those who are more fortunate than we are,
we should compare it with the lot
of the great majority of our fellow men.
It then appears that we are among the privileged.
- Helen Keller

The Eye-of-the-Storm.
Surrounded by the winds and the rain,
yet peaceful in its own unworldly way -
an unnatural ruddy-cloudy misty-bright kind of way.
Whatever comes next, the eye of the storm is
a moment of serenity among the challenge -
a time for repose and contemplation.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I renounce all assumptions and expectations.
I thoughtfully consider all possibilities,
and CHOOSE among them with consciousness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The signs of outstanding leadership
appear primarily among the followers.
Are the followers reaching their potential?
Are they learning? Serving?
Do they achieve the required results?
Do they change with grace? Manage conflict?
- Max De Pree

"But I don't want to go among mad people," said Alice.
"Oh, you can't help that," said the cat. "We're all mad here."
- Lewis Carroll

I seldom think about my limitations,
and they never make me sad.
Perhaps there is just a touch of yearning at times;
but it is vague, like a breeze among flowers.
- Helen Keller

My father considered a walk among the mountains
as the equivalent of churchgoing.
- Aldous Huxley

Nobody, as long as he moves about
among the chaotic currents of life,
is without trouble.
- Carl Jung

I CHOOSE with Thoughtful Consideration:
I renounce all assumptions and expectations,
and declare that I will thoughtfully consider
all possibilities and CHOOSE among them with consciousness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

For myself I hold no preferences among flowers,
so long as they are wild, free, spontaneous.
Bricks to all greenhouses!
Black thumb and cutworm to the potted plant!
- Edward Abbey

Adolescents are not monsters.
They are just people trying to learn how to make it
among the adults in the world,
who are probably not so sure themselves.
- Virginia Satir

Travelers repose and dream among my leaves.
- William Blake

Virtue can only flourish among equals.
- Mary Wollstonecraft

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

The herd instinct among forecasters makes sheep look
like independent thinkers.
- Edgar R. Fiedler

There is no king who has not had a slave among his ancestors,
and no slave who has not had a king among his.
- Helen Keller

Death most resembles a prophet who is without honor
in his own land or a poet who is a stranger among his people.
- Khalil Gibran

I live quietly at home among my family and friends.
- Antonio Tabucchi

The most pitiful among men is he who turns his dreams into silver and gold.
- Khalil Gibran

Prayer:
Lord God, Holy Spirit, Giver of All Light,
Bless and Keep All Those of This World.
Grant Us Your Peace, Your Light, Your Love.
Grant Us Complete Renewal of Body, Mind and Spirit -
Continual Rebirth in Newness of Life.
Let Your Light Shine Upon Us and Be Gracious to Us.
Grant to Each and Every One of Us:
Health, Comfort, Joy, Peace Within Ourselves,
Peace Within Our Families, Peace Within Our Communities,
and Peace among All those This World.
Grant That I May Be an Instrument of Thy Peace.
Grant That I May Radiate Thy Peace, Thy Light, Thy Love,
Thy Healing, Thy Comfort, Thy Joy,
to All Those Around Me and All Those in My Thoughts
This Day and Ever More. AMEN.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

One of the things that makes Hamlet unique among Shakespeare's
characters is his courage to face up to the darker
elements of his personality.
- Kenneth Branagh

Sometimes the ignorant are among the most educated.
- Suzanne Fields

I have lived much of my life among molecules.
They are good company.
- George Wald

Peter was sick of being a pop star, the guitar god,
and so he decided to teach himself other instruments.
Among the instruments that he picked up was the mandolin.
- Michael Stipe

To Adam Paradise was home.
To the good among his descendants home is paradise.
- Augustus Hare

Zeal is fit for wise men, but flourishes chiefly among fools.
- John Tillotson

Most people, even among those who know Shakespeare
well and come into real contact with his mind,
are inclined to isolate and exaggerate some one aspect of the tragic fact.
- Andrew Coyle Bradley

Ignorance is an evil weed, which dictators may cultivate among their dupes,
but which no democracy can afford among its citizens.
- William Beveridge

Among us all men were created sons of God and stood erect,
as conscious of their divinity.
- Charles Eastman

It makes me feel wonderful that people still care for me...
that I have so many fans among young people,
who write to me and tell me I have been an inspiration.
- Bettie Page

We're writing a book together.
She just finished one.
Did you read it? Among the Porcupines?
- Walter Matthau

What is success? It is a toy balloon among children armed with pins.
- Gene Fowler

Among the great glories of the MGM lot were the vast
outdoor sets that had been constructed over the years.
- Joseph Barbera

If you live among wolves you have to act like a wolf.
- Nikita Khrushchev

I look askance at any movement which assists in making
the peacemaker among nations merely a national warrior.
- Arthur Hays Sulzberger

It is the business of the future to be dangerous;
and it is among the merits of science that it equips
the future for its duties.
- Alfred North Whitehead

I think among the retired FBI agents there are some
who would not like to see him come back,
but I think the people running the FBI now are interested in catching him.
- Howie Carr

Idleness among children, as among men,
is the root of all evil, and leads to no other evil
more certain than ill temper.
- Hannah More

The modes of expression of men of genius differ as much as their souls,
and it is impossible to say that in some among them,
drawing and color are better or worse than in others.
- Auguste Rodin

The nineteenth century lynching mob cuts off ears,
toes, and fingers, strips off flesh,
and distributes portions of the body as souvenirs among the crowd.
- Ida B. Wells

Among golfers the putter is usually known as the payoff
club and how right that is!
Putting is in fact a game in itself.
- Bobby Locke

Murder is commoner among cooks than among members of any other profession.
- W. H. Auden

What libertarians assert is simply that differences
among normal adults do not imply different fundamental rights.
- Tom G. Palmer

No one can fail to see that the power of the Church
among large numbers in many communities is today diminishing,
or has already ceased.
- Felix Adler

Since the intervention in Afghanistan,
we suddenly began to notice when, in political discussions,
we found ourselves only among Europeans or Israelis.
- Jurgen Habermas

Tonight the city is full of morgues,
and all the toilets are overflowing.
There's shopping malls coming out of the walls,
as we walk out among the manure.
That's why I pay no mind.
- Beck

Better to be driven out from among men than to be disliked by children.
- Richard Henry Dana, Jr.

The first job I had with the Smithsonian was as a field
researcher among African American communities in Southwest
Louisiana and Arkansas for the festival.
- Bernice Johnson Reagon

The most striking development of the great depression
of 1929 is a profound skepticism of the future of contemporary
society among large sections of the American people.
- C. L. R. James

For my own part I think no innocent species of wit
or pleasantry should be suppressed:
and that a good pun may be admitted among the smaller
excellencies of lively conversation.
- James Boswell

From the heart of the fountain of delight rises a jet
of bitterness that tortures us among the very flowers.
- Lucretius


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