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Our mettle is tested by storms,
not by calm.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Related topics: Values Inspirational Adversity Courage Self

This is the city of dreamers and time and again it's
the place where the greatest dream of all,
the American dream, has been tested and has triumphed.
- Michael Bloomberg

A faith that hasn't been tested can't be trusted.
- Adrian Rogers

You'll be tested every single day.
- John Ratzenberger

 

Faith given back to us after a night of doubt is a stronger thing,
and far more valuable to us than faith that has never been tested.
- Elizabeth Goudge

We must encourage people to get educated,
to get tested, to get involved in the fight against AIDS.
- Gwen Moore

When I tested for Billy Budd, I had that kind of confidence
that comes with the certainty that you're not going to get something.
I was very rough around the edges.
- Terence Stamp

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The Constitution is never tested during times of tranquility;
it is during times of tension,
turmoil, tragedy, trauma, and terrorism that it is sorely tested.
- Mike Honda

Do not tell secrets to those whose faith and silence
you have not already tested.
- Elizabeth I

Multiplicity was a movie that tested really well.
People seeing the movie really liked it,
but then the studio couldn't market it.
We opened on a weekend with nine other films.
- Harold Ramis

It is by presence of mind in untried emergencies that
the native metal of man is tested.
- James Russell Lowell

The world must be made safe for democracy.
Its peace must be planted upon the tested foundations of political liberty.
- Woodrow Wilson

I tested the waters on producing a record,
but I'm more of a creative guy...
I can't get into minute details.
- Dee Snider

Researches tested a new form of medical marijuana that
treats pain but doesn't get the user high,
prompting patients who need medical marijuana to declare,
"Thank you?"
- Jimmy Fallon

According to the committee's findings,
a network of mobile missiles carrying the newest warheads
could be tested by China this year and deployed as early as 2002.
- Charles Foster Bass

America is moving forward and gaining strength.
We have been tested, and we have proven ourselves to be a tough,
resilient and resourceful nation.
- Bill Frist

Philosophy is tested and characterised by the way in
which it appropriates its history.
- Karl Jaspers

I would have tested the furniture if they'd asked me.
- Karen Morley

I believe that social security should be a universal
retirement guarantee and not means tested.
- Steve Israel

To be tested is good.
The challenged life may be the best therapist.
- Gail Sheehy

So when you ask me how string theory might be tested,
I can tell you what's likely to happen at accelerators
or some parts of the theory that are likely to be tested.
- Edward Witten

Remember, it's very simple to have an oven tested professionally,
and it only takes about five minutes.
- Delia Smith

The resolve of our great nation is being tested.
But make no mistake, we will show the world that we will pass the test.
- George W. Bush

The Negro, however, has been tested on an extensive scale.
- Ellsworth Huntington

I was raised with those principals and values and ethics
that came out of the men and women that served.
But this generation doesn't quite know;
they haven't been tested.
- Jack Scalia

Every time I get tested, I ask questions about it,
and I watch how they do it.
- Tommy Chong

Creationist critics often charge that evolution cannot be tested,
and therefore cannot be viewed as a properly scientific subject at all.
This claim is rhetorical nonsense.
- Stephen Jay Gould

I tested for a couple of pilots, but they said I was too tall.
- Adam Baldwin

My faith, inasmuch as I have any, is more like a kind
of Joseph Campbell thing,
and even that frequently finds itself tested to oblivion in siren waters.
- David Knopfler

The other day they asked me about mandatory drug testing.
I said I believed in drug testing a long time ago.
All through the sixties I tested everything.
- Bill Lee

I knew Jimmy Dean.
He tested for 'Battle Cry'.
Paul Newman tested for 'Battle Cry'.
I did nine tests to finally get that role.
- Tab Hunter

When they tested Fatal Attraction, the audiences were
so upset by her behavior,
they literally demanded her blood.
- Glenn Close

A terrorist network that believes a nation so tested
will fold under pressure of a few horrific acts may capture its attention,
but will not achieve its submission.
- Virginia Foxx

I tested a lot of old cornbread recipes and most of
them were bland or tough.
- Jeremy Jackson

I am in the process of starting a nonprofit organization
that gives rescued animals a home in a simulated wild environment and,
for those who have been tested on, who are disabled,
aggressive, etc., their own space to live out their days.
- Casey Affleck

The professionalism of wire service reporters is constantly
being tested because reporters know that if they're
late or sloppy on a story,
it will show up because the competition is likely to
be not late and not sloppy.
- Bob Greene

I am going to produce a movie of my own.
I am not going to stick to the time-tested formulae of Hindi cinema.
I want to make a film for the present generation.
So there will be a lot of new faces in the film.
- Kabir Bedi

When the motor was completed and tested,
we found that it would develop 16 horse power for a few seconds,
but that the power rapidly dropped till,
at the end of a minute, it was only 12 horse power.
- Orville Wright

There is no justifiable prediction about how the hypothesis
will hold up in the future;
its degree of corroboration simply is a historical
statement describing how severely the hypothesis has been tested in the past.
- Robert Nozick

With all the great products that are apparently out
there that are undetectable,
for me to take something like that...
when people take things that now aren't even being tested for,
does it make any sense?
- Rafael Palmeiro

I had a lot of success from the start.
I never really was tested for long periods of time.
I got my first professional job while I was a senior in college.
I signed with the William Morris Agency before I graduated.
- Denzel Washington

Some writers would be kinder than others,
I'm sure.
Hopefully they might describe my techniques as a mixture
of tried and tested formulas -
if it aint broke don't fix it -
and unexpected twists.
- Paul Kane

Truth cannot be defined or tested by agreement with 'the world';
for not only do truths differ for different worlds
but the nature of agreement between a world apart from
it is notoriously nebulous.
- Nelson Goodman

In the Bhagavad Gita, there is no long discussion,
nothing elaborate.
The main reason for this is that everything stated
in the Gita is meant to be tested in the life of every man;
it is intended to be verified in practice.
- Vinoba Bhave

Here, class attendance is expected and students are required to take notes,
which they are tested on.
What is missing, it seems to me, is the use of knowledge,
the practical training.
- Harrison Salisbury

The hypothesis may be put forward, to be tested by
the s subsequent investigation,
that this development has been in large part a matter
of the reciprocal interaction of new factual insights
and knowledge on the one hand with changes in the theoretical system on the other.
- Talcott Parsons

After Richmond, we went to Dover and tested that week at Kentucky.
I was going to Dover and we had to get the trainer
to meet us at the airport.
I had to do some therapy on my ribs they hurt so bad.
- Sterling Marlin

If we want to make a statement about a man's nature
on the basis of his physiognomy,
we must take everything into account;
it is in his distress that a man is tested,
for then his nature is revealed.
- Paracelsus

What hadn't been realized in the literature until now
is that merely to describe how severely something has
been tested in the past itself embodies inductive assumptions,
even as a statement about the past.
- Robert Nozick

Immortality Device has been tested and researched by
medical researchers all over the world from time to time.
They email me and told me what they found.
I post their results sometimes on my site.
- Alex Chiu

On the other hand, one factor helps us that no other
liberation struggle in this region could count on -
our liberation front is characterized by relatively
highly developed class forces,
tested in political struggles.
- Joe Slovo

Republican patience with how unionism deals with the political institutions,
and with key issues like equality and human rights,
will be tested because, obviously, there will be a
battle a day on these matters.
So lets face up to all of this with our eyes wide open.
- Gerry Adams

Well, the odds must be against anybody being able to
fly around the world in a balloon on the first attempt.
All of us who are attempting to go around the world
in balloons are effectively flying in experimental
craft because these craft cannot be tested.
- Richard Branson

The budget enforcement rules of the 1990s were an important
part of getting the budget back into balance.
It was done on a bipartisan basis.
Those pay-as-you-go rules were tested and they worked.
We are now in a one-party system, and we have thrown them out.
- Melissa Bean

The experience of democracy is like
the experience of life itself -
always changing, infinite in its variety,
sometimes turbulent
and all the more valuable
for having been tested by adversity.
- Jimmy Carter

The future is not Big Government.
Self-serving politicians.
Powerful bureaucrats.
This has been tried, tested throughout history.
The result has always been disaster.
President Obama, your agenda is not new.
It's not change, and it's not hope.
- Rush Limbaugh

I think on some level, that's a fear that exists in everybody,
that if we're tested, we won't make the courageous choice.
We won't make the decision that would make us heroic.
We make the decision that would reveal us to be all too human.
- Bruce Greenwood

Conventional dogmas, even if endowed with the authority of an Aristotle -
ancient or modern -
must be tested vigorously.
If they are found wanting, we need not bother with them.
But if they are found to be substantially correct,
we may not overlook them.
- Norman Lamm

I always liked the magic of poetry but now I'm just
starting to see behind the curtain of even the best poets,
how they've used, tried and tested craft to create the illusion.
Wonderful feeling of exhilaration to finally be there.
- David Knopfler

Nearly all men can stand adversity,
but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
- Abraham Lincoln

The perception of beauty is a moral test.
- Henry David Thoreau

The greatest test of courage on earth
is to bear defeat without losing heart.
- Robert Ingersoll

The ultimate test of a man's conscience
may be his willingness to sacrifice something today
for future generations whose words of thanks will not be heard.
- Gaylord Nelson

Eternity:
I am drawn to the wild edge of the ocean of my being
My curiosity unbound, I test the limits
of the limitless and the boundaries of the timeless.
I walk the path - the way - the way of ways -
to the end which is not an end.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Here is a test to find whether your mission on earth is finished:
If you're alive, it isn't.
- Richard Bach

The test of all beliefs is their practical effect in life.
If it be true that optimism compels the world forward,
and pessimism retards it, then it is dangerous to
propagate a pessimistic philosophy.
- Helen Keller

Experience is a hard teacher.
She gives the test first
and the lessons afterwards.
- Anonymous

Every formula of every religion has, in this age of reason,
to submit to the acid test of reason and universal assent.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Life is a journey. It is not a race to test
who can finish first or who can end up with the most loot.
Rather, life is best enjoyed as a meander -
watching the view to left and right - above and below -
as the days slowly move past in dress review.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When does a belief bring out the best in you?
When does a belief hold you prisoner to yesterday
and limit your options for designing a great future?
Test your beliefs with as much objectivity
as you can bring to the subject.
Be willing to let go of those beliefs
that represent your parents' opinions,
or your communities opinions, rather than your own.
Those beliefs that withstand rigorous testing,
should become the foundation of your being -
your reason for living.
Take action on those beliefs.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The difference between school and life?
In school, you're taught a lesson and then given a test.
In life, you're given a test that teaches you a lesson.
- Tom Bodett


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