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Position Quotes

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Success is to be measured not so much
by the position that one has reached in life
as by the obstacles which he has overcome.
- Booker T. Washington

Related topics: Motivational

Cowardice asks the question - is it safe?
Expediency asks the question - is it politic?
Vanity asks the question - is it popular?
But conscience asks the question - is it right?
And there comes a time when one must take a position
that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular;
but one must take it BECAUSE it is right.
- Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

I offer gentle understanding to myself.
I position myself in love, not fear.
I look behind me with forgiveness.
I look forward with festive anticipation.
I embrace this holy moment and assert,
"Now. This moment is the moment to love,
the moment to serve, the moment to seize
the legacy instead of the small.
Now. Now I will live large, love boldly,
reach to the edges of my unfurled heart and fully enrolled hope.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Don't let your ego get too close to your position,
so that if your position gets shot down,
your ego doesn't go with it.
- Colin Powell

 

That is the thankless position of the father in the family -
the provider for all,
and the enemy of all.
- August Strindberg

Power and position often make a man trifle with the truth.
- George A. Smith

The natural state of motherhood is unselfishness.
When you become a mother, you are no longer the center of your own universe.
You relinquish that position to your children.
- Jessica Lange

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Constant development is the law of life,
and a man who always tries to maintain his dogmas
in order to appear consistent
drives himself into a false position.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

I am the baby in the family, and I always will be.
I am actually very happy to have that position.
But I still get teased.
I don't mind that.
- Janet Jackson

I am in support of the NRA position on gun control.
- William J. Clinton

A slave has but one master; an ambitious man has as
many masters as there are people who may be useful
in bettering his position.
- Jean de la Bruyere

I think that every sexual position is fundamentally comic.
- Judith Butler

There is no off position on the genius switch.
- David Letterman

It has been said that the position of woman is the test of civilization,
and that of our women was secure.
In them was vested our standard of morals and the purity of our blood.
- Charles Eastman

I just have a position that any child that's in a failing
school should be able to get out,
or be in a position to have that school fixed.
- John Engler

War is never economically beneficial except for those
in position to profit from war expenditures.
- Ron Paul

In the summertime, we do a lot of video work.
With that, I can show them if their head is moving
too far or if the ball position or alignment isn't right.
- Mike Ricci

In spite of certain distressing but isolated occurrences in the last battle,
I certainly hoped that the Army would be in a position to continue to hold out.
- Paul von Hindenburg

The users are not going to be in the position of accepting what's been collected;
they're going to be in the position of being able to demand collection.
- Stephen Cambone

Working on the Samurai sword is very different because
your body position has to be very still.
It's a much quieter was of fighting.
- Lucy Liu

Prostration is our natural position.
A worm-like movement from a spot of sunlight to a spot of shade,
and back, is the type of movement that is natural to men.
- Wyndham Lewis

I would be surprised to see the White House scaling back on anything.
That would be an admission they are operating from a position of weakness.
- Rich Galen

I can think of a lot of words to describe Senator Kerry's position on Iraq;
"consistent" is not one of them.
- Dick Cheney

Up to now we have faced external problems in an isolated fashion.
One of these problems is precisely the drug trade and
what has been the result? A very weak and fragile position.
- Alberto Fujimori

When you're dead weight, in the right position,
you win.
And in reality, you wouldn't see someone my size kicking
seven martial arts experts and winning.
- Joan Severance

Trying to be fascinating is an asinine position to be in.
- Katharine Hepburn

A lot of bands would be aching to be in the position we are.
- Robert Cray

We need to make is to strengthen the position of the director of the CIA.
- Bob Graham

I have not taken a position on that nuclear option.
My view is I'm not going to do anything until I come to that bridge.
I'm not going to jump off the bridge until I come to it.
- Arlen Spector

That most dangerous of opponents: the one who took
pains to comprehend the position of his adversary.
- Piers Anthony

Success is important only to the extent that it puts
one in a position to do more things one likes to do.
- Sarah Caldwell

I gave 'em a sword.
And they stuck it in, and they twisted it with relish.
And I guess if I had been in their position,
I'd have done the same thing.
- Richard M. Nixon

Apple is in a position they've been in a lot of times before.
They're like Moses showing the way to the promised land,
but they don't actually go there.
- Tim O'Reilly

I never thought I'd be in a position where people would
be talking about my sexuality and saying how good I look in underwear.
- Fiona Apple

First, speaking for myself, I don't want to ever be
in a position where I'm telling other directors how to make movies,
because I don't think it's any of my business.
- John Frankenheimer

I look back on it, yeah, I'm in a much worse financial
position than I was eight years ago.
I'm going to have to go out at age 62 and kind of readdress some of that.
- Bruce Babbitt

I consider Khomeini's position dangerous.
He does not have the right to pass judgment-that is not the Islamic way.
- Naguib Mahfouz

So writing is a very, very difficult position to obtain...
and retain.
- Leon Uris

And understandably so, that when you're in legal jeopardy,
you really cannot put yourself in a position to open
yourself up to the media.
- Monica Lewinsky

Just after writing those we were called up to defend
a new position on the left,
where the terrible storming of the bridge over the Antietam took place.
- Joshua Chamberlain

One individual doesn't really accept the pro-life position of the party,
and the other...
says he supports it and takes a position that is logically inconsistent.
- Alan Keyes

In whatever position you find yourself determine first your objective.
- Ferdinand Foch

When actors are being defensive and defending their position,
that is when you get less than good acting.
- John Boorman

Of course I've already taken a very modest position on the monetary system,
I do take the position that we should just end the Fed.
- Ron Paul

The man who sows wrong thoughts and deeds and prays
that God will bless him is in the position of a farmer who,
having sown tares, asks God to bring forth for him a harvest of wheat.
- James Allen

Placing the ball in the right position for the next
shot is eighty percent of winning golf.
- Ben Hogan

Being married gives one one's position like nothing else can.
- Queen Victoria

The few bright meteors in man's intellectual horizon
could well be matched by women,
were she allowed to occupy the same elevated position.
- Ernestine Rose

In time, we shall be in a position to bestow on South
Africa the greatest possible gift -
a more human face.
- Steven Biko

The remarkable position in which we find ourselves
is that we don't actually know what we actually know.
- Bill Bryson

Let your family, staff, and friends know that you're still the same person,
despite all the publicity and notoriety that accompanies your position.
- Donald Rumsfeld

Canada remains alienated from its allies,
shut out of the reconstruction process to some degree,
unable to influence events.
There is no upside to the position Canada took.
- Stephen Harper

In politics, merit is rewarded by the possessor being raised,
like a target, to a position to be fired at.
- Christian Nestell Bovee

Things went in a direction that I didn't want to go.
I started doing bit parts and things that are pretty
much laid out for people in my position.
The parts were pretty generic.
- Tina Yothers

In a war, you must hate somebody or love somebody;
you must have a position or you cannot stand what goes on.
- Robert Capa

I think I'm in a really nice position,
where I'm sure I could do another show if I wanted to do one,
but right now the main thing in my mind is writing songs.
- Chris Isaak

Because a truly skeptical position would be a very uncertain one.
- Rupert Sheldrake

You don't seem to realize that a poor person who is
unhappy is in a better position than a rich person who is unhappy.
Because the poor person has hope.
He thinks money would help.
- Jean Kerr

Work is of two kinds: first, altering the position
of matter at or near the earth's surface relative to other matter;
second,
telling other people to do so.
- Bertrand Russell

Hemingway seems to be in a funny position.
People nowadays can't identify with him closely as
a member of their own generation,
and he isn't yet historical.
- Leslie Fiedler

A lie does not consist in the indirect position of words,
but in the desire and intention, by false speaking,
to deceive and injure your neighbour.
- Jonathan Swift

Those who are seeking ways to tap into the potential
of e-mail will find themselves in a position to capitalize
on the pending explosion in Internet usage.
- Alexander Haig

Moderation of oil prices would be very,
very welcome.
But overall I think we are in a position of stable growth,
sustainable growth, and basically with inflation in check.
- John W. Snow

I kinda see my current position like this:
Here's your five minutes in the toy store,
so you gotta do all the good movies you can before
'Chuck Woolery' rings the bell.
- Ben Affleck

You're in a much better position to talk with people
when they approach you than when you approach them.
- Peace Pilgrim

We say that someone occupies an official position,
whereas it is the official position that occupies him.
- Georg C. Lichtenberg

No religious position is loyally served by refusing
to consider annoying theories which may well turn out to be facts.
- Norman Lamm

You cannot of yourself move your arm or alter your position,
situation, posture, do to other men good or evil,
or effect the least change in the world.
- Nicolas Malebranche

We criticize, copy, patronize, idolize and insult but
we never doubt that the U.S.
has a unique position in the history of human hopes.
- Ferdinand Mount

We respect opposition to any position or policy.
But we believe that the opinion that should prevail
and be respected is that of the majority.
- King Hussein I

Well, I have an interest in power.
I have an interest in people who find themselves in
the position to exercise absolute power.
- Boyd Rice


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