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Steam Quotes

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Rahm Emanuel is son of the devil's spawn.
He is an individual who would sell his mother to get a vote.
He would strap his children to the front end of a steam locomotive.
- Eric Massa

God made man to go by motives, and he will not go without them,
any more than a boat without steam or a balloon without gas.
- Henry Ward Beecher

The German Emperor is ageing me; he is like a battleship
with steam up and screws going,
but with no rudder, and he will run into something
some day and cause a catastrophe.
- Edward Grey

In 1854 I took out a patent for puddling iron by means of steam.
- James Nasmyth

 

The nations of the West hope that by means of steam
communication all the world will become as one family.
- Townsend Harris

My mother would put me on a wooden box at the stove
and tell me to call her if certain things would happen.
Like if the steam turns blue, that is danger!
- Paul Prudhomme

I shed many a tear when the steam engines went out
of style on the railroads.
I'd like to seem them come back, but I realize the
diesels are more efficient.
- Clyde Tombaugh

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The railroad originally was as completely dissociated
from steam propulsion as was the ship.
- John Moody

I guess the two things I was most interested in were
telescopes and steam engines.
My father was an engineer on a threshing rig steam
engine and I loved the machinery.
- Clyde Tombaugh

By means of steam one can go from California to Japan in eighteen days.
- Townsend Harris

In nonviolence you must go full steam ahead,
if you want the good to come speedily you must go about it with vigor.
- Vinoba Bhave

I was born too late for steam trains and a lazy eye
meant I'd never be an astronaut.
- Mark Haddon

Reason and justice tell me there's more love for humanity
in electricity and steam than in chastity and vegetarianism.
- Anton Chekhov

A tool is usually more simple than a machine;
it is generally used with the hand,
whilst a machine is frequently moved by animal or steam power.
- Charles Babbage

Mode of providing steam power to locomotives.
- John Ericsson

Not as ours the books of old - Things that steam can stamp and fold;
Not as ours the books of yore -
Rows of type,
and nothing more.
- Austin Dobson

Let the poets cry themselves to sleep,
and all their tearful words will turn back into steam.
- Conor Oberst

Happiness consists in activity.
It is a running steam, not a stagnant pool.
- John Mason Good

The first day at the power plant I found myself photographing
some steam vents on the roof of the structure.
And I remember consciously thinking that they were
just like trees but they were metal.
- John Sexton

You all know how powerful and varied are the effects
of which steam engines are capable;
with them has really begun the great development of
industry which has characterised our century before all others.
- Hermann von Helmholtz

The world is full of abundance and opportunity,
but far too many people come to the fountain of life
with a sieve instead of a tank car...
a teaspoon instead of a steam shovel.
They expect little and as a result they get little.
- Ben Sweetland

I usually hang around the room listening to a bit of last night's show.
If there's one available, I go to the steam room every day for my voice.
I spend half an hour there and then I eat,
because I can't eat later than four o'clock.
Then I go for a soundcheck.
That's my day.
- Phil Collins

When steam first began to pump and wheels go round
at so many revolutions per minute,
what are called business habits were intended to make
the life of man run in harmony with the steam engine,
and his movement rival the train in punctuality.
- George William Russell

Time passed by.
I had furnished steam hammers to the principal foundries in England.
I had sent them abroad, even to Russia.
At length it became known to the Lords of the Admiralty
that a new power in forging had been introduced.
- James Nasmyth

If privacy ends where hypocrisy begins,
Kitty Kelley's steamy expose is a contribution to contemporary history.
- Eleanor Clift

It is too maddening.
I've got to fly off, right now, to some devilish navy yard,
three hours in a seasick steamer, and after being heartily sick,
I'll have to speak three times, and then I'll be sick coming home.
Still, who would not be sick for England?
- John Masefield

Well, it was never supposed to be like that.
Walt died before we had finished.
The original idea of Walt's was that you came down there,
into the caves, and there were no pirates.
But they had been there just seconds before!
There was a hot meal on the table, steaming.
- John Hench

When it came to political power, blacks need not apply.
Add to this steaming stew the growing tensions over
the Vietnam War and the movement for civil rights,
and you had plenty of elements to fire the imagination of a novice journalist.
- Andrea Mitchell

A well-developed sense of humor
is the pole that adds balance to your steps,
as you walk the tightrope of life.
- William Arthur Ward

Treat the earth well.
It was not given to you by your parents,
it was loaned to you by your children.
We do not inherit the Earth from our Ancestors,
we borrow it from our Children.
- Native American traditional

Life may not be the party we hoped for,
but while we are here we might as well dance.
- Anonymous

Trust your own inner guidance.
Have faith that your steps are
carrying you toward your dreams.
Keep your eyes on the heavens
and believe that your feet will carry you well.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

To live is to choose. But to choose well,
you must know who you are and what you stand for,
where you want to go and why you want to get there.
- Kofi Annan

Life is not about how fast you run
or how high you climb
but how well you bounce.
- Vivian Komori

The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement.
But the opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.
- Niels Bohr

If a man is called to be a street sweeper,
he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted,
or Beethoven composed music, or Shakespeare wrote poetry.
He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts
of heaven and earth will pause to say,
here lived a great street sweeper who did his job well.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Hold on... Joyfully.
Holding-on does not have to be
a desperate teeth-gritting kind of holding-on.
Holding-on can be a joyful
"this is just the nature of Life,
so I may as well enjoy it"
kind of holding-on.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Live Well, Love Much, Laugh Often.
- Anonymous

If you want reality to be different than it is,
you might as well try to teach a cat to bark.
- Byron Katie

The hardest of all, is learning to be
a well of affection, and not a fountain,
to show them that we love them,
not when we feel like it, but when they do.
- Nan Fairbrother

Nothing is ever going to work out the way you want,
so you may as well choose to want the way life does work out.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Well-being is making its way to you at all times.
If you will relax and find a way to allow it,
it will be your experience.
- Abraham (Esther Hicks)

Life is a dangerous - ultimately fatal - endeavor,
so you may as well live it full out.
Chart your course, cast off the lines,
and boldly sail the seas of life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

No face which we can give to a matter
will stead us so well at last as the truth.
This alone wears well.
- Henry David Thoreau

People often say that motivation doesn't last.
Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily.
- Zig Ziglar

I distrust those people who know so well
what God wants them to do,
because I notice it always coincides
with their own desires.
- Susan B. Anthony

Violence, even well intentioned,
always rebounds upon oneself.
- Lao Tzu

Appreciation is a wonderful thing.
It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.
- Voltaire

Learn to do common things uncommonly well;
we must always keep in mind that anything
that helps fill the dinner pail is valuable.
- George Washington Carver

Everybody needs beauty as well as bread,
places to play in and pray in,
where nature may heal and cheer
and give strength to the body and soul.
- John Muir

It is well to remember that the
entire population of the universe,
with one trifling exception, is composed of others.
- Andrew J. Holmes

It is not enough to have a good mind,
the main thing is to use it well.
- Rene Descartes

What is once well done is done forever.
- Henry David Thoreau

That some achieve great success,
is proof to all that others can achieve it as well.
- Abraham Lincoln

As a well-spent day brings happy sleep,
so a life well spent brings happy death.
- Leonardo da Vinci

No man who is occupied in doing a very difficult thing,
and doing it very well, ever loses his self-respect.
- George Bernard Shaw

Nobody cares if you can't dance well. Just get up and dance.
- Dave Barry

Resistance to the organized mass can be effected only
by the man who is as well organized
in his individuality as the mass itself.
- Carl Jung

It is better to travel well than to arrive.
- The Buddha

The reward of a thing well done, is to have done it.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Well done is better than well said.
- Benjamin Franklin

If there is anything that a man can do well,
I say let him do it. Give him a chance.
- Abraham Lincoln

The fact is, that to do anything in the world worth doing,
we must not stand back shivering and thinking of the cold and danger,
but jump in and scramble through as well as we can.
- Robert Cushing

Before we acquire great power
we must acquire wisdom to use it well.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

When the well's dry, we know the worth of water.
- Benjamin Franklin

Character is higher than intellect.
A great soul will be strong to live as well as think.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

If there is any one secret of success,
it lies in the ability to get
the other person's point of view
and see things from that person's angle
as well as from your own.
- Henry Ford

The part can never be well unless the whole is well.
- Plato

Look well into thyself; there is a source of strength
which will always spring up if thou wilt always look there.
- Marcus Aurelius

The more we care for the happiness of others,
the greater is our own sense of well-being.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

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


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