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Outset Quotes

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If men were basically evil, who would bother to improve
the world instead of giving it up as a bad job at the outset?
- Van Wyck Brooks

Wars should be over in three days or less...
and the American people must be all for it from the outset.
- Evan Thomas

Victory must be assured in advance.
And the American public must be all for it from the outset.
- Evan Thomas

At the very outset I want to say how the people of
America appreciate the steadfast support of the people of Morocco,
the leadership of Morocco in our war against terrorism.
- Donald Evans

 

They are more than men at the outset of their battles;
at the end they are less than the women.
- Titus Livius

To show the world what long experience gains,
requires not courage, though it calls for pains;
but at life's outset to inform mankind is a bold effort of a valiant mind.
- George Crabbe

The metaphor of Exodus is one that has dogged the Jews from the outset.
Their very success attracts resentment.
- Jack Schwartz

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So long as the opposing forces are at the outset approximately
equal in numbers and moral and there are no flanks to turn,
a long struggle for supremacy is inevitable.
- Douglas Haig

Let me say at the outset that I do not reflexively
oppose international trade.
- Richard Neal

It is impossible to trap modern physics into predicting
anything with perfect determinism because it deals
with probabilities from the outset.
- Arthur Eddington

I've never looked ahead very much in my life.
I've never had any grand plan from the outset.
I had no burning ambition to do what I do.
- Tracey Ullman

I am grateful that my horizons were not narrowed at the outset.
- Jessye Norman

I shall confess at the outset that it was only shortly
after the beginning of this century that I entered active life -
with a somewhat precocious capacity for involvement.
- Rene Cassin

First at the outset, let me commend the great men and
women of the United States Coast Guard for what they do.
- Vito Fossella

At the outset, at least, all three groups had something else to recommend them,
as well: They were headquartered 3,000 miles away from
the East Side of Manhattan.
- Tom Wolfe

Through our great good fortune, in our youth our hearts were touched with fire.
It was given to us to learn at the outset that life
is a profound and passionate thing.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes

From the outset of the war, the Canadian people have
clearly shown that it is their desire to help in every
way to make Canada's war effort as effective as possible.
- William Lyon Mackenzie King

A fraudulent intent, however carefully concealed at the outset,
will generally, in the end, betray itself.
- Titus Livius

If all difficulties were known at the outset of a long journey,
most of us would never start out at all.
- Dan Rather

It didn't matter what we did or where we did it as
long as we were together.
We knew we'd found what most people either pursue in
years of futile search or dismiss as a fantasy at the outset:
the missing half of ourselves.
The real thing.
- John Perry Barlow

A novel's whole pattern is rarely apparent at the outset of writing,
or even at the end; that is when the writer finds out what a novel is about,
and the job becomes one of understanding and deepening
or sharpening what is already written.
That is finding the theme.
- Diane Johnson

A young and vital child knows no limit to his own will,
and it is the only reality to him.
It is not that he wants at the outset to fight other wills,
but that they simply do not exist for him.
Like the artist, he goes forth to the work of creation,
gloriously alone.
- Jane Harrison

Sometimes, in certain stories, I think we know at the
outset essentially what the tone is going to be,
or it becomes important that we're groping toward some
kind of story with a certain kind of tone that we both get somehow.
But I don't think how that's combined with other elements
is ever in any way overtly discussed.
- Joel Coen

Many persons have been confused and discouraged at
the very outset of the study by the great variety and
the delicate distinctions of the openings:
and this has constituted a fault in many otherwise
excellent manuals for the learner.
- Howard Staunton

When It's Darkest, Men See the Stars.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The only thing necessary for evil to triumph
is for enough good men to do nothing.
- Edmund Burke

Tolerance is the first principle of community;
it is the spirit which conserves
the best that all men think.
- Helen Keller

Nearly all men can stand adversity,
but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
- Abraham Lincoln

We who lived in concentration camps can remember the men
who walked through the huts comforting others,
giving away their last piece of bread...
They offer sufficient proof that everything
can be taken from a man but one thing:
to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances,
to choose one's own way.
- Viktor E. Frankl

There are times, sir, when men of good conscience
cannot blindly follow orders.
- Captain Picard, STAR TREK: The Next Generation

Most men pursue pleasure with such breathless haste
that they hurry past it.
- Soren Kierkegaard

In the long run, men hit only what they aim at.
Therefore, they had better aim at something high.
- Henry David Thoreau

More men fail through lack of purpose than lack of talent.
- Billy Sunday

Men and women are not prisoners of fate,
but only prisoners of their own minds.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

Achievement seems to be connected with action.
Successful men and women keep moving.
They make mistakes, but they don't quit.
- Conrad Hilton

Shallow men believe in luck.
Strong men believe in cause and effect.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The problems of the world cannot possibly
be solved by skeptics or cynics
whose horizons are limited by the obvious realities.
We need men who can dream of things that never were.
- John F. Kennedy

How could man rejoice in victory
and delight in the slaughter of men?
- Lao Tzu

When men are easy in their circumstances,
they are naturally enemies to innovations.
- Joseph Addison

Men are born to succeed, not to fail.
- Henry David Thoreau

Who never walks save where he sees
men's tracks, makes no discoveries.
- J. G. Holland

The heresy of one age becomes the orthodoxy of the next.
Mere tolerance has given place to a sentiment of brotherhood
between sincere men of all denominations.
- Helen Keller

Behind an able man there are always other able men.
- Chinese proverb

The majority of men meet with failure
because of their lack of persistence
in creating new plans to take
the place of those which fail.
- Napoleon Hill

I do not believe in a fate that
falls on men however they act;
but I do believe in a fate
that falls on them unless they act.
- The Buddha

To sin by silence when they should protest makes cowards of men.
- Abraham Lincoln

The only good luck many great men ever had was
being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.
- Channing Pollock

If you would convince a man that he does wrong, do right.
Men will believe what they see.
- Henry David Thoreau

Most men lead lives of quiet desperation
and go to the grave with the song still in them.
- Henry David Thoreau

Men of lofty genius,
when they are doing the least work,
are most active.
- Leonardo da Vinci

Trust men and they will be true to you;
treat them greatly and they will show themselves great.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Do not pray for easy lives.
Pray to be stronger men.
- John F. Kennedy

Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Men are disturbed not by things,
but by the view which they take of them.
- Epictetus

Men in general judge more from
appearances than from reality. All
men have eyes, but few have
the gift of penetration.
- Niccolo Machiavelli

Many men go fishing all of their lives
without knowing that it is not fish they are after.
- Henry David Thoreau

There is a good ear, in some men,
that draws supplies to virtue
out of very indifferent nutriment.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Men occasionally stumble over the truth,
but most of them pick themselves up
and hurry off as if nothing had happened.
- Winston Churchill

Truth is the property of no individual
but is the treasure of all men.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Men are not prisoners of fate,
but only prisoners of their own minds.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

Habits age men before their time.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Man becomes great exactly in the degree
in which he works for the welfare of his fellow-men.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

The reason why men do not obey us,
is because they see the mud at the bottom of our eye.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Great men or men of great gifts
you shall easily find,
but symmetrical men never.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Wise men put their trust in ideas
and not in circumstances
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Women must try to do things as men have tried.
When they fail their failure must be
but a challenge to others.
- Amelia Earhart

Men are what their mothers made them.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men.
No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.
- Elbert Hubbard

It is wonderful how much time good people spend fighting the devil.
If they would only expend the same
amount of energy loving their fellow men,
the devil would die in his own tracks of ennui.
- Helen Keller

My heart bleeds at the death of every one of our gallant men.
- Robert E. Lee


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