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Pinches Quotes

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The shoe that fits one person pinches another;
there is no recipe for living that suits all cases.
- Carl Jung

Related topics: Life Human-Nature Psychology Wisdom

If a man's fortune does not fit him,
it is like the shoe in the story; if too large it trips him up,
if too small it pinches him.
- Horace

Our incomes are like our shoes; if too small,
they gall and pinch us; but if too large,
they cause us to stumble and to trip.
- John Locke

Enthusiasm is excitement with inspiration,
motivation, and a pinch of creativity.
- Bo Bennett

 

If the provisions of the constitution be not upheld
when they pinch as well as when they comfort,
they may as well be abandoned.
- George Sutherland

A friend who cannot at a pinch remember a thing or
two that never happened is as bad as one who does not know how to forget.
- Samuel Butler

Our income are like our shoes; if too small,
they gall and pinch us; but if too large,
they cause us to stumble and trip.
- Charles Caleb Colton

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Mothers don't want to pinch me or put me in their purse.
- Paul Lynde

Mortals are easily tempted to pinch the life out of
their neighbour's buzzing glory,
and think that such killing is no murder.
- George Eliot

You don't need a rope to pinch a stranger's butt.
- Phil McGraw

A nobler example, because a less personal one,
of the pinch of poverty, is when it prevents the accomplishment
of some cherished scheme for the benefit of the human race.
- James Payn

Yeah, touring can get rough some times and draining,
but I always have to pinch myself and realize that I'm doing what I love.
- Jonny Lang

A shoe that is too large is apt to trip one,
and when too small, to pinch the feet.
So it is with those whose fortune does not suit them.
- Horace

When I look back at the 1980s I pinch myself.
Did I really do all that?
- Cynthia Payne

I like to hold the microphone cord like this,
I pinch it together, then I let it go,
then you hear a whole bunch of jokes at once.
- Mitch Hedberg

If you pinch the sea of its liberty,
though it be walls of stone or brass,
it will beat them down.
- John Cotton

Part of the beauty of the show in a way is that he's not perfect,
but you can always count on him to do the right thing in a pinch.
That's why he inspires people and inspires me.
- Stephen Collins

Right now, every American is affected by high energy prices.
Working families, small businesses and consumers across
the country are feeling the pinch with no end in sight.
- Dan Lipinski

Of course, I do have a slight advantage over the rest of you.
It helps in a pinch to be able to remind your bride
that you gave up a throne for her.
- King Edward VIII

When it comes to the pinch, human beings are heroic.
- George Orwell

The Vietnam War was happening, but Lubbock was...
They put a pinch on it.
- Bob Livingston

A man with an invention on which he has spent his life,
but has no means to get it developed for the good of humanity -
or even patented for himself -
must feel the pinch of poverty very acutely.
- James Payn

It is quite extraordinary how very various are the
opinions entertained on this point,
and, before sifting them, one must be careful in the
first place to eliminate from our inquiry the cases
of that considerable class of persons who pinch themselves.
- James Payn

It is remarkable by how much a pinch of malice enhances
the penetrating power of an idea or an opinion.
Our ears, it seems, are wonderfully attuned to sneers
and evil reports about our fellow men.
- Eric Hoffer

Common sense solutions to lowering your gasoline bills can go far.
Carpooling, taking fewer or shorter road trips,
and ensuring that your tires are fully inflated can
all help stop the pinch at the pump.
- Bob Ney

I never had any childhood, for the word means sunshine and freedom from care.
I had a starved and pinched little childhood,
as far as love and merriment go.
- Frank Leslie

Let him who expects one class of society to prosper in the highest degree,
while the other is in distress, try whether one side;
of the face can smile while the other is pinched.
- Thomas Fuller

I was happy, I wasn't beaten, and I lacked nothing.
But it wasn't what people expect - it was very much
sort of pinching and scraping.
I don't know how my mother did it.
- Kristin Scott Thomas

And though my Lord hath lost his estate and been banished out of his country,
yet neither despised poverty nor pinching necessity
could make him break the bonds of friendship or weaken his loyal duty.
- Margaret Cavendish

Having the right people around you all the time is important.
I do take the acting seriously.
But this is all fun.
I look at it like smoke and mirrors.
I still think it's a dream, but I ain't pinching myself yet.
- Chris Brown

When I was young and we got caught pinching apples,
we got a smack from the local policeman.
Today if that happened he would be sued.
There is a tendency to punish the victim,
not the criminal.
If someone broke into my house or my mum's house,
I worry that the burglar has more rights than me.
- Simon Cowell

We've had really good mainstream publicity for these
books and both Wanted and Chosen were snapped up as
movie deals before each series even ended so I'm honestly just pinching myself.
- Mark Millar

The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

Laugh when you can,
apologize when you should,
and let go of what you can't change.
Life's too short to be anything... but happy.
- Anonymous

To laugh often and much;
to win the respect of intelligent people
and the affection of children,
to leave the world a better place,
to know even one life has breathed easier
because you have lived,
this is to have succeeded.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

To leave the world a bit better ...
to know that one life has breathed easier because you have lived.
This is to have succeeded.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The best way to cheer yourself
is to try to cheer someone else up.
- Mark Twain

Would you rather be right or happy?
- A Course in Miracles

Your greatest gift to your family and friends is yourself -
your relaxed, happy, and fully-present self.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are,
or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy.
It is what you think about.
- Dale Carnegie

If you want others to be happy, practice compassion.
If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

We all live with the objective of being happy;
our lives are all different and yet the same.
- Anne Frank

Simple living is the way to happy living.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Nobody can be uncheered with a balloon.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

If you want to be happy, be.
- Leo Tolstoy

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.
- e. e. cummings

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance;
the wise grows it under his feet.
- J. Robert Oppenheimer

The key to happiness is having dreams.
The key to success is making your dreams come true.
- Anonymous

It's never too late -
never too late to start over,
never too late to be happy.
- Jane Fonda

The supreme happiness of life
is the conviction of being loved for yourself,
or, more correctly, being loved in spite of yourself.
- Victor Hugo

A happy family is but an earlier heaven.
- George Bernard Shaw

Stay Happy, never let anyone get your goat.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The happiness of one's own heart alone
cannot satisfy the soul;
one must try to include,
as necessary to one's own happiness,
the happiness of others.
- Paramahansa Yogananda

If anyone is unhappy, remember that
his unhappiness is his own fault...
Nothing else is the cause of anxiety or loss of tranquility
except our own opinion.
- Epictetus

Whoever is happy will make others happy too.
- Anne Frank

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

Resolve to keep happy, and your joy
and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
- Helen Keller

We act as though comfort and luxury
were the chief requirements of life,
when all that we need to make us really happy
is something to be enthusiastic about.
- Charles Kingsley

Today is a Happy Day because I say it is.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Angry and happy don't mix.
Flush out the angry,
and the happy has a place to put down roots.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
- Anne Frank

If thou wilt make a man happy,
add not unto his riches but take away from his desires.
- Epicurus

If you have health, you probably will be happy,
and if you have health and happiness,
you have all the wealth you need, even if it is not all you want.
- Elbert Hubbard

We're constantly striving for success, fame and comfort
when all we really need to be happy
is someone or some thing to be enthusiastic about.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

For a happy marriage,
love and accept your spouse just the way they are.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The way to happiness is what I call Zero-Based Gratitude.
Each day be happy and grateful for what you have,
independent of yesterday and of other people.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Being happy doesn't mean that everything is perfect.
It means that you've decided to look beyond the imperfections.
- Anonymous

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

A well-spent day brings happy sleep.
- Leonardo da Vinci

One of the sanest, surest, and most generous joys of life
comes from being happy over the good fortune of others.
- Robert A. Heinlein

A Happy Day is a day I see all of life
with the eyes of compassion.
- Rory J. Corsiglia


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