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Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth
until the hour of separation.
- Khalil Gibran
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Just stop it. Seriously.
Whatever it is. Just stop it.
If only for an hour, a day, a week.
Stop doing it long enough to get a glimpse
of what the change would actually look like.
- Mary Anne Radmacher
Providence has its appointed hour for everything.
We cannot command results, we can only strive.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi
There are old heads in the world
who cannot help me by their example or advice
to live worthily and satisfactorily to myself;
but I believe that it is in my power
to elevate myself this very hour
above the common level of my life.
- Henry David Thoreau
When true friends meet in adverse hour,
'Tis like a sunbeam through a shower.
A watery way an instant seen,
The darkly closing clouds between.
- Sir Walter Scott
A man who dares to waste one hour of time
has not discovered the value of life.
- Charles Darwin
The unthankful heart... discovers no mercies;
but let the thankful heart sweep through the day and,
as the magnet finds the iron,
so it will find, in every hour,
some heavenly blessings!
- Henry Ward Beecher
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We see God face to face every hour,
and know the savor of Nature.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
I love to think of nature as an unlimited broadcasting station,
through which God speaks to us every hour, if we will only tune in.
- George Washington Carver
The marvelous richness of human experience
would lose something of rewarding joy
if there were no limitations to overcome.
The hilltop hour would not be half so wonderful
if there were no dark valleys to traverse.
- Helen Keller
Speeches that are measured by the hour
will die with the hour.
- Thomas Jefferson
One of the illusions of life is that the present hour
is not the critical, decisive hour.
Write it on your heart that
every day is the best day in the year.
No man has learned anything rightly,
until he knows that every day is Doomsday.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Put your hand on a hot stove for a minute and it
seems like an hour. Sit with a pretty girl for an hour
and it seems like a minute. That's relativity.
- Albert Einstein
Do you not know that there comes a midnight hour
when every one has to throw off his mask?
Do you believe that life will always let itself be mocked?
Do you think you can slip away a little before midnight
in order to avoid this? Or are you not terrified by it?
I have seen men in real life who so long deceived others
that at last their true nature could not reveal itself;...
In every man there is something which to a certain degree
prevents him from becoming perfectly transparent to himself;
and this may be the case in so high a degree,
he may be so inexplicably woven into relationships of life
which extend far beyond himself that he almost cannot reveal himself.
But he who cannot reveal himself cannot love,
and he who cannot love is the most unhappy man of all.
- Soren Kierkegaard
Auto racing is boring except when a car is going at
least 172 miles per hour upside down.
- Dave Barry
After fifteen minutes I wanted to marry her,
and after half an hour
I completely gave up the idea of stealing her purse.
- the movie Take the Money and Run (1969)
The future is something which everyone reaches at the
rate of 60 minutes an hour,
whatever he does, whoever he is.
- C. S. Lewis
We, therefore, here in Britain stand shoulder to shoulder
with our American friends in this hour of tragedy,
and we, like them, will not rest until this evil is driven from our world.
- Tony Blair
Truth has no special time of its own.
Its hour is now - always.
- Albert Schweitzer
What would be the use of immortality to a person
who cannot use well a half an hour.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
When you are courting a nice girl
an hour seems like a second.
When you sit on a red-hot cinder
a second seems like an hour.
- Albert Einstein
To see the world in a grain of sand,
and to see heaven in a wild flower,
hold infinity in the palm of your hands,
and eternity in an hour.
- William Blake
Going to work for a large company is like getting on a train.
Are you going sixty miles an hour or is the train going
sixty miles an hour and you're just sitting still?
- J. Paul Getty
Congress will pass a law restricting public comment
on the Internet to individuals who have spent a minimum
of one hour actually accomplishing a specific task while on line.
- Andy Grove
As a private lawyer, I could bill $750 an hour,
but I don't.
- Jay Alan Sekulow
Eight minutes past the hour here in Belgium -
and presumably eight minutes past the hour everywhere in the world.
- Murray Walker
I run six-to-eight miles a day, plus weights and aerobics in the lunch hour.
I also lie a lot, which keeps me thin.
- Hugh Laurie
I am a quick study - I can memorize a script in an hour -
but I can't remember a name three seconds.
I've even forgotten my wife's name on occasion.
- Don Adams
I try something new every night.
It's an hour show; if it works I maybe try it a few
more times and then move that off and try something new.
It's a great workshop for me.
- Kate Clinton
Knowledge is the prime need of the hour.
- Mary McLeod Bethune
If the finest hour is now, then I'll always be in it.
- Jim Coleman
A week or so ago I did a two hour book review in Baltimore Maryland.
- Betty Hill
There are people whose watch stops at a certain hour
and who remain permanently at that age.
- Helen Rowland
There is no week nor day nor hour when tyranny may
not enter upon this country,
if the people lose their roughness and spirit of defiance.
- Walt Whitman
Neither can the wave that has passed by be recalled,
nor the hour which has passed return again.
There are few hours in life more agreeable than the
hour dedicated to the ceremony known as afternoon tea.
- Henry James
Anger may repast with thee for an hour,
but not repose for a night; the continuance of anger is hatred,
the continuance of hatred turns malice.
- Francis Quarles
Reverie is not a mind vacuum.
It is rather the gift of an hour which knows the plenitude of the soul.
- Gaston Bachelard
I once made love for an hour and fifteen minutes,
but it was the night the clocks are set ahead.
- Garry Shandling
Look thy last on all things lovely, Every hour -
let no night Seal thy sense in deathly slumber Till
to delight Thou hast paid thy utmost blessing.
- Austin Dobson
We ended up with 19 hours of footage and had to narrow
it down to an hour and a half.
Our instructions were to film everything that came up,
including the more mundane moments.
- Joshua Leonard
When I was doing half-hour shows, I loved it and was
preparing myself for the hour shows.
Then when I did the hour shows, I was preparing myself
for the specials and features.
- Richard Donner
The only other time I've been away from home was when I went to college.
And that was just an hour away, so I could always go home if I needed to.
- Carrie Underwood
I had a meeting in LA in which they took a really overstuffed hour and a half.
It was as close to old Hollywood as I remembered it in the last 20 years.
- David Ogden Stiers
Sometimes, when my wife and I were going out to dinner,
I would take my laptop with me and work in the car,
so as to take advantage of the half hour going and coming.
- Thomas Friedman
You're going very fast when you're on orbit,
going around the world once every hour and a half.
- Robert Crippen
Americans are big boys.
You can talk them into almost anything.
Just sit with them for half an hour over a bottle of
whiskey and be a nice guy.
- Nguyen Cao Ky
There's nothing worse than putting two similar shows back-to-back.
Viewers don't want to watch one show and then sit through
another half-hour of almost the same thing.
- David Hyde Pierce
I like jazz, but I could never play it.
You just sit there with a guitar the size of a Chevy on your chest,
wearing a stupid hat, playing the same solo for an hour.
- Dave Mustaine
The brave man inattentive to his duty,
is worth little more to his country than the coward
who deserts in the hour of danger.
- Andrew Jackson
A man is never the same for long.
He is continually changing.
He seldom remains the same even for half an hour.
- George Gurdjieff
It was an hour and a half plane ride,
so I slept.
I try to sleep because that's probably the only time
I get to get my real sleep.
When I can't sleep I read books or watch movies.
- Keren Ann
The dog lives for the day, the hour,
even the moment.
- Robert Falcon Scott
Music is a 24-hour-a-day thing for me.
- Rick Springfield
On every side, and at every hour of the day,
we came up against the relentless limitations of pioneer life.
- Anna H. Shaw
When you do say Yes, say it quickly.
But always take a half hour to say No,
so you can understand the other fellow's side.
- Francis Cardinal Spellman
A great calamity is as old as the trilobites an hour after it has happened.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes
Television news was expanding to an hour,
and producers did not know how to fill the space and time.
- Joel Siegel
I don't want to sit and cry for an hour in a movie.
I'd rather have an action or a comedy.
- Noah Hathaway
This has been on the schedule for a long time.
You don't get President Clinton on a 24-hour notice.
- Jon Corzine
When I was playing I felt tired all the time.
My recovery period was a lot longer than the other players.
They'd be ok after an hour - I'd have to stay in bed till the next session.
- Jonah Lomu
Well, they know that I'm not very anxious to get into one hour again.
- Charisma Carpenter
The only honest art form is laughter,
You can't fake it...
try to fake three laughs in an hour -
ha ha ha ha ha -
they'll take you away,
- Lenny Bruce
Every spare second I would write, somehow.
On my lunch hour, too.
- Kevin J. Anderson
So, I'm happy to do that because it's a wonderful working
relationship but I will be going out for pilot season
for half hour work and that's the gamble I'm taking.
- Charisma Carpenter
I like to think that my finest hour is still ahead of me,
so I can look forward rather than look backward.
- Jim Coleman
My son is racing his first 24-hour this year with Porsche.
- Bobby Rahal
A mother's life, you see, is one long succession of dramas,
now soft and tender, now terrible.
Not an hour but has its joys and fears.
- Honore de Balzac
I was allowed to meet my family every two weeks for a half hour.
- Mordechai Vanunu
Every day has been so short, every hour so fleeting,
every minute so filled with the life I love that time
for me has fled on too swift a wing.
- Aga Khan III
I did not know what it was to be happy for a whole day at a time,
scarcely for an hour.
- Georg Brandes
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May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie