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Seeming Quotes

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The mountain remains unmoved at seeming defeat by the mist.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Related topics: Wisdom Positive

Perhaps we too seldom reflect how much the life of
Nature is one with the life of man,
how unimportant or indeed merely seeming,
the difference between them.
- Richard Le Gallienne

Perpetual pushing and assurance put a difficulty out
of countenance and make a seeming difficulty gives way.
- Jeremy Collier

I always try to keep that feeling of being on the edge.
I'm afraid of knowing too well and seeming mechanical.
- Catherine Deneuve

 

My hope is that out of all the anger and seeming hostility
that we hear in some of today's music will come some
sort of coalition that will become politically involved.
- Roberta Flack

A miser grows rich by seeming poor; an extravagant
man grows poor by seeming rich.
- William Shenstone

Through every rift of discovery some seeming anomaly
drops out of the darkness,
and falls, as a golden link into the great chain of order.
- Edwin Hubbel Chapin

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There is something good in all seeming failures.
You are not to see that now.
Time will reveal it.
Be patient.
- Sivananda

Any seeming deception in a statement is costly,
not only in the expense of the advertising but in the
detrimental effect produced upon the customer,
who believes she has been misled.
- John Wanamaker

The seeming antagonism between capital and labor is
the result of deceptive appearance.
- Leland Stanford

Some hypocrites and seeming mortified men,
that held down their heads, were like the little images
that they place in the very bowing of the vaults of churches,
that look as if they held up the church,
but are but puppets.
- William Laud

The debates of that great assembly are frequently vague and perplexed,
seeming to be dragged rather than to march,
to the intended goal.
Something of this sort must, I think,
always happen in public democratic assemblies.
- Alexis de Tocqueville

Poetry has the virtue of being able to say twice as
much as prose in half the time,
and the drawback, if you do not give it your full attention,
of seeming to say half as much in twice the time.
- Christopher Fry

When today's generation reads Jack's books or they
listen to the music created by some of us,
I believe that they see there is a different way of
approaching today's life and today's sometimes seeming
hopelessness that can provide answers.
- David Amram

If you believe in what you are doing,
then let nothing hold you up in your work.
Much of the best work of the world has been done against seeming impossibilities.
The thing is to get the work done.
- Dale Carnegie

Being busy does not always mean real work.
The object of all work is production or accomplishment
and to either of these ends there must be forethought,
system, planning, intelligence, and honest purpose,
as well as perspiration.
Seeming to do is not doing.
- Thomas A. Edison

The limit is not as narrow as it might be.
I do not claim for this action, as it now goes on,
an ideal degree of efficiency.
What I do claim is that this type of competition already
reveals its nature and its ultimate power to hold seeming monopolies in check.
- John Bates Clark

People seem not to see that
their opinion of the world
is also a confession of character.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Whatever you do may seem insignificant to you,
but it is most important that you do it.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Some things will never seem adequate
no matter how hard we try.
- from the movie White Man's Burden

I am an optimist.
It does not seem too much use being anything else.
- Winston Churchill

Things are seldom what they seem.
- William S. Gilbert (Gilbert and Sullivan: HMS Pinafore)

What you seem to be, be really.
- Benjamin Franklin

I find that the harder I work,
the more luck I seem to have.
- Thomas Jefferson

Be as you wish to seem.
- Socrates

You are braver than you believe,
stronger than you seem,
and smarter than you think.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

People that seem so glorious are all show;
underneath they are like everyone else.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

People do not seem to realize that
their opinion of the world
is also a confession of character.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ordinary people seem not to realize
that those who really apply themselves
in the right way to philosophy
are directly and of their own accord
preparing themselves for dying and death.
- Socrates

Men kick friendship around like a football,
but it doesn't seem to crack.
Women treat it like glass and it goes to pieces.
- Anne Morrow Lindbergh

If ever there is tomorrow when we're not together...
there is something you must always remember.
You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem,
and smarter than you think.
But the most important thing is, even if we're apart...
I'll always be with you.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals,
because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out.
Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything
I still believe that people are really good at heart.
- Anne Frank

In all things and in all ways,
choice impacts virtually every element of our life.
It bears repeating that even those things
which seem out of reach of our choice
are governed by how we choose to perceive them.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Nothing I say can explain to you Divine Love
Yet all of creation cannot seem to stop talking about it.
- Rumi

If you would convince others,
seem open to conviction yourself.
- Lord Chesterfield

Don't fall for looks, they can deceive.
Don't fall for wealth, in the end it fades away.
Find someone who makes you smile
because it takes only a smile to make a dark day seem bright.
- Anonymous

Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does.
Love is a battle, love is a war; love is a growing up.
- James A. Baldwin

So many of our dreams at first seem impossible,
then they seem improbable, and then,
when we summon the will,
they soon become inevitable.
- Christopher Reeve

If I seem to boast more than is becoming,
my excuse is that I brag
for humanity rather than for myself.
- Henry David Thoreau

Overall the fundamentals seem to be there and he's
obviously got a very mature head on his shoulders.
He's got a kind of presence.
- Nick Price

Cats seem to go on the principle that it never does
any harm to ask for what you want.
- Joseph Wood Krutch

The world is governed more by appearance than realities
so that it is fully as necessary to seem to know something as to know it.
- Daniel Webster

Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious
as to have friends at a distance;
they make the latitudes and the longitudes.
- Henry David Thoreau

No matter how much cats fight,
there always seem to be plenty of kittens.
- Abraham Lincoln

We seem to have a compulsion these days to bury time
capsules in order to give those people living in the
next century or so some idea of what we are like.
- Alfred Hitchcock

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

I like trees because they seem more resigned to the
way they have to live than other things do.
- Willa Cather

Too many people are thinking of security
instead of opportunity.
They seem more afraid of life than death.
- James F. Bymes

Oh, Shrek. Don't worry.
Things just seem bad because it's dark and rainy
and Fiona's father hired a sleazy hitman to whack you.
- the movie Shrek 2

Every great film should seem new every time you see it.
- Roger Ebert

I always seem to get inspiration and renewed vitality
by contact with this great novel land of yours
which sticks up out of the Atlantic.
- Winston Churchill

Color in certain places has the great value of making
the outlines and structural planes seem more energetic.
- Antonio Gaudi

We are strange beings, we seem
to go free, but we go in chains -
chains of training, custom, convention,
association, environment -
in a word, Circumstance -
and against these bonds
the strongest of us struggle in vain.
- Mark Twain

I never did very well in math - I could never seem
to persuade the teacher that I hadn't meant my answers literally.
- Calvin Trillin

Citizen Kane is perhaps the one American talking picture
that seems as fresh now as the day it opened.
It may seem even fresher.
- Pauline Kael

In some mysterious way woods have never seemed to me to be static things.
In physical terms, I move through them;
yet in metaphysical ones,
they seem to move through me.
- John Fowles

I've got to go.
That's one of the penalties of being a doctor.
I never seem to finish a conversation.
- Robert M. Fresco

The real 1960s began on the afternoon of November 22,
1963.
It came to seem that Kennedy's murder opened some malign
trap door in American culture,
and the wild bats flapped out.
- Lance Morrow

Things are not always as they seem; the first appearance deceives many.
- Phaedrus

But I always seem to finish a book and then think,
oh God, I've got to pay a tax bill, so I'd better write a novel,
so I tend not to stop and learn word processing.
- Jilly Cooper

Nature generally struggles against this treatment for a while,
until her powers seem in a great measure exhausted,
when she quietly yields to the power of the art.
- Robert Fortune

But no, I've just been very lucky.
But I've worked hard, and the harder you work,
the luckier you seem to get.
- Norman Wisdom

Love to his soul gave eyes; he knew things are not as they seem.
The dream is his real life; the world around him is the dream.
- Michel de Montaigne

We truly have an ancient part of the brain that was
about survival when we were prey but we seem to have gone past prey.
We eat everything and nothing eats us.
- Nick Nolte

I mean, I'm pretty good in real life,
but sometimes people seem surprised that I'm like a
normal teenager and wear black nail polish and I'm
just a little bit more edgy than the person I play on television.
- Brittany Snow

It is little men know of women; their smiles and their
tears alike are seldom what they seem.
- Amelia Barr

Actions are always more complex and nuanced than they seem.
We have to be willing to wrestle with paradox in pursuing understanding.
- Harold Evans

Poems seem to have a life of their own.
They tell you when enough is enough.
- Thomas Lynch

A man can make himself put down what comes,
even if it seems nauseating nonsense;
tomorrow some of it may not seem wholly nonsense at all.
- F. L. Lucas

Things are not quite what they seem always.
Don't start me on class, otherwise you'll get a four-hour lecture.
- Michael Caine

We seem to do better in the studio than we do in a live environment.
- Josh Silver


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