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Standing Quotes

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Standing in the inspiring vision of my future,
I boldly take every step - large and small -
with courage and intent.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Related topics: Affirmations Inspirational Positive Live-By Bold Courage

You can't cross the sea merely by
standing and staring at the water.
- Rabindranath Tagore PHOTO

I Act with Bold Courage:
Standing in the inspiring vision of my future,
I boldly take every step -
large and small - with courage and intent.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You're standing on the threshold of success.
Don't look down, it'll make you dizzy.
- the character Timothy Q. Mouse in the Walt Disney movie Dumbo

 

Most of the shadows of life are caused
by standing in our own sunshine.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Be not afraid of growing slowly,
be afraid only of standing still.
- Chinese Proverb

And you, Sonja, you look more beautiful
standing here than you do in person.
- the movie Love and Death (1975)

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We cannot banish dangers, but we can banish fears.
We must not demean life by standing in awe of death.
- David Sarnoff

The basic fact about human existence is not that it is a tragedy,
but that it is a bore.
It is not so much a war as an endless standing in line.
- H. L. Mencken

One does not need buildings, money, power,
or status to practice the Art of Peace.
Heaven is right where you are standing,
and that is the place to train.
- Morihei Ueshiba

If I have seen further, it is
by standing on the shoulders of giants.
- Isaac Newton

Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army.
- Edward Everett

Humor is merely tragedy standing on its head with its pants torn.
- Irvin S. Cobb

The Peking man was a thinking being,
standing erect,
dating to the beginning of the Ice Age.
- Davidson Black

I've only been making records since 1991.
When you look at the long-standing careers of people like Joni,
it's not very long!
- Sheryl Crow

A singer for me is more like someone who is standing
alone with a microphone like Scott Walker,
rather than someone who is bashing a plank and is spitting all over a microphone.
- Graham Coxon

I cut the emergency switch just in time to keep 'Winnie
Mae' from making an exhibition of herself by standing on her nose.
That would have been fatal to our hopes.
- Wiley Post

Say you were standing with one foot in the oven and
one foot in an ice bucket.
According to the percentage people, you would be perfectly comfortable.
- Bobby Bragan

Television is more interesting than people.
If it were not we should have people standing in the corner of our room.
- Alan Coren

Words - so innocent and powerless as they are,
as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and
evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.
- Nathaniel Hawthorne

I'm officially middle-aged.
I don't need drugs anymore, thank God.
I can get the same effect just by standing up real fast.
- Jonathan Katz

With freedom comes responsibility, and I can think
of no responsibility greater than putting on a U.S
military uniform and standing in the gap between an
enemy threat and civilian life.
- Zack Wamp

I am now standing in a mixture of cooling fluid,
gasoline, and cola.
- Adam Savage

Some guy refuses to fight and we call that the sin,
but he's standing up for what he believes in and that
seems pretty damned American to me.
- Iris Dement

Do you realize the responsibility I carry? I'm the
only person standing between Richard Nixon and the White House.
- John F. Kennedy

You don't make progress by standing on the sidelines,
whimpering and complaining.
You make progress by implementing ideas.
- Shirley Chisholm

I walk into rooms and I don't know why I'm there.
I'm like, 'Why am I standing in front of the toilet now?'
- Matthew Broderick

Nothing ever sounds quite the way it does when you're
standing right in the middle of it.
- Michael Davis

There is nothing more distressing or tiresome than
a writer standing in front of an audience and reading his work.
- William Gaddis

I've always admired President Chavez for standing up
to imperialism and the meddling of the American government in South America.
- Cindy Sheehan

The fellow who says he'll meet you halfway usually
thinks he's standing on the dividing line.
- Orlando A. Battista

Education is the silver bullet to improve this Nation's standing worldwide...
and our teachers know that.
- Solomon Ortiz

We looked at each other standing on the podium,
and I think we all were tearing up.
But we had to keep it cool.
I think we did.
Then we let out a breath.
- Michael Irvin

And I said, yes, if you think that I avoid bloodshed by standing aside,
then I will stand aside.
- Kamisese Mara

What people say behind your back is your standing in the community.
- Edward W. Howe

Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous;
you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
- Margaret Thatcher

I was terrified of being a teacher.
To stand in front of a classroom, the responsibility is boggling.
Imagine!
Standing in front of people!
- John Glover

Good critical writing is measured by the perception
and evaluation of the subject;
bad critical writing by the necessity of maintaining
the professional standing of the critic.
- Raymond Chandler

And Americans realized that native people are still here,
that they have a moral standing, a legal standing.
- Dennis Banks

Your goal is to achieve the best results by following their wishes.
If they want you to build a house upside down standing on its chimney,
it's up to you to do it.
- Richard M. Hunt

The noise resembles the roar of heavy,
distant surf.
Standing on the stirring ice one can imagine it is
disturbed by the breathing and tossing of a mighty giant below.
- Ernest Shackleton

The greatest memory for me of the 1984 Olympics was
not the individual honors,
but standing on the podium with my teammates to receive our team gold medal.
- Mitch Gaylord

Regarding the Panama Canal Treaty negotiations,
they will find us standing up or dead,
but never on our knees; NEVER!
- Omar Torrijos Herrera

If you are a gay couple living in Alabama,
you know one thing: your family has no standing under the law;
and it can and will be violated by strangers.
- Andrew Sullivan

The Blair government has lowered the standing of politics
and politicians in our country.
- Kenneth Clarke

To destroy a standing crop goes against the soundest
instincts of human nature.
- Henry Cantwell Wallace

I have got two reasons for success and I'm standing on both of them.
- Betty Grable

Passion and standing up for things can help create a sense of unity.
But you still have to act a certain way.
- Arthur Blank

I've always said that one night, I'm going to find
myself in some field somewhere,
I'm standing on grass, and it's raining,
and I'm with the person I love, and I know I'm at the
very point I've been dreaming of getting to.
- Drew Barrymore

To be still standing 20 years in this business is a great feeling,
I can't even tell you.
- Blair Underwood

If I have seen further than others, it is by standing
upon the shoulders of giants.
- Isaac Newton

If I have not seen as far as others,
it is because giants were standing on my shoulders.
- Hal Abelson

You've got to get out and pray to the sky to appreciate the sunshine;
otherwise you're just a lizard standing there with the sun shining on you.
- Ken Kesey

What can the Church do? If she stands by her moral teaching,
then she will be seen as standing in judgement over
a vast percentage of Europeans.
- Timothy Radcliffe

Do you think I am standing here, making this up as
I go? I am sorry to disillusion you.
I am not Robin Williams.
I am the king of the pen.
- Mitch Hedberg

The city of Memphis has demonstrated that neither character
nor standing avails the Negro if he dares to protect
himself against the white man or become his rival.
- Ida B. Wells

Real elation is when you feel you could touch a star
without standing on tiptoe.
- Doug Larson

The camera does not like acting.
The camera is only interested in filming behaviour.
So you damn well learn your lines until you know them inside out,
while standing on your head!
- Ben Kingsley

Men and women of high professional standing have been
reduced to the status of vagrants.
- Elmer Rice

The right way is not always the popular and easy way.
Standing for right when it is unpopular is a true test of moral character.
- Margaret Chase Smith

The treble parade would have been the most perfect
moment of my footballing life,
but for the two people standing behind me,
clearly already plotting their next move.
- Robbie Fowler

I felt invincible.
My strength was that of a giant.
God was certainly standing by me.
I smashed five saloons with rocks before I ever took a hatchet.
- Carry Nation

I think the Democratic Party has the chronic problem of appearing to be weak,
of not standing and fighting for what it believes in,
not fighting for its own.
- James Carville

There are two reasons why I'm in show business,
and I'm standing on both of them.
- Betty Grable

Banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies.
- Thomas Jefferson

I very much prefer the balance in a scene to standing
out and so you have to make a decision.
- William Hurt

One sits the whole day at the desk and appetite is standing next to me.
"Away with you," I say.
But Comrade Appetite does not budge from the spot.
- Leonid I. Brezhnev

A Conservative is a fellow who is standing athwart history yelling 'Stop!'
- William F. Buckley, Jr.

Those nations of artists, finding their own individualism,
and kind of standing against the world:
to me that's the ultimate nightmare.
I want to get lost and diffused in the world.
- Robert Wyatt

There's a fine line between fishing and just standing
on the shore like an idiot.
- Steven Wright

My father was in the civil service.
I can remember standing in a bus shelter in the pouring rain,
and that we were allowed candy floss at the end of
the holiday if we had behaved.
- Honor Blackman


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