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There is a homely old adage which runs Speak softly and carry a big stick you will go far. If the American nation will speak softly, and yet build and keep at a pitch of the highest training a thoroughly efficient navy, the Monroe Doctrine will go far.
– Theodore RooseveltRate it:
There is a homely old adage which runs: "Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far." If the American nation will speak softly, and yet build and keep at a pitch of the highest training a thoroughly efficient navy, the Monroe Doctrine will go far.
– Theodore Roosevelt, Speech in Chicago, 3 Apr. 1903Rate it:
There is a huge difference between activity and productivity. Former leads you nowhere while latter everywhere.Transition is required once.
– AshimaRate it:
There is a just God who presides over the destinies of nations, and who will raise up friends to fight our battles for us. The battle, sir, is not to the strong alone; it is to the vigilant, the active, the brave. It is vain, sir, to extenuate the matter. Gentlemen may cry, peace, peacebut there is no peace. The war is actually begun! The next gale that sweeps from the north will bring to our ears the clash of resounding arms! Our brethren are already in the field! Why stand we here idle? What is it that gentlemen wish? What would they have? Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God!I know not what course others may take; but as for me, give me liberty, or give me death!
– Patrick HenryRate it:
There is a kind of pleasure which comes from sacrilege or the profanation of the objects offered us for worship.
– Marquis de SadeRate it:
There is a kind of success that is indistinguishable from panic.
– Edgar DegasRate it:
There is a latent fire inside all of us, which is constantly burning with brightness and brilliance that guides us - all the time, and especially during the darkest moments of life. Those divine sparks of intelligence, beauty and elegance within all of us provide us with strength and courage to face the adversities. In my view, we survive through life's challenges, mainly because our inner intense fire is burning lot more strongly and brightly than the fires that are surrounding us outside. Life is thus nothing but a game of heat and light that we create, in my view, and play to win with focus and determination by driving away the chilling cold and deepest darkness around us.
– Deodatta V. Shenai-KhatkhateRate it:
There is a law that man should love his neighbor as himself. In a few hundred years it should be as natural to mankind as breathing or the upright gait; but if he does not learn it he must perish.
– Alfred AdlerRate it:
There is a level of cowardice lower than that of the conformist: the fashionable non-conformist.
– Ayn RandRate it:
There is a luxury in self-reproach. When we blame ourselves, we feel that no one else has a right to blame us. It is the confession, not the priest, that gives us absolution.
– Oscar WildeRate it:
There is a measure in everything. There are fixed limits beyond which and short of which right cannot find a resting place.
– HoraceRate it:
There is a moonlight note in the Moonlight Sonata; there is a thunder note in an angry sky.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
There is a natural aristocracy among men. The grounds of this are virtue and talents.
– Thomas JeffersonRate it:
There is a need for heroism in American life today.
– Vicki BaumRate it:
There is a negative proof of the value of Latin No one seems to boast of not knowing it.
– Peter BrodieRate it:
There is a New America every morning when we wake up. It is upon us whether we will it or not.
– Adlai E. Jr. StevensonRate it:
There is a noble manner of being poor and who does not know it will never be rich.
– SenecaRate it:
There is a particular disdain with which Siamese cats regard you. Anyone who has walked in on the Queen cleaning her teeth will be familiar with the feeling.
– Douglas Adams, The Salmon of Doubt, p. 215Rate it:
There is a period of life when we swallow knowledge of ourselves and it becomes either good or sour inside.
– Pearl BaileyRate it:
There is a pivotal moment in life when you realize who you are and the world around you is no longer what it seems. Your reality has changed forever....
– Sana DabbasRate it:
There is a point at which everything becomes simple and there is no longer any question of choice, because all you have staked will be lost if you look back. Life's point of no return.
– Dag HammarskjldRate it:
There is a principle which is a bar against all information, which is proof against all arguments, and which can not fail to keep a man in everlasting ignorance - that principle is contempt prior to investigation.
– Herbert SpencerRate it:
There is a progression of understanding vis-?-vis pro football that varies drastically with the factor of distance -- physical, emotional, intellectual and every other way. Which is exactly the way it should be, in the eyes of the amazingly small number of people who own and control the game, because it is this finely managed distance factor that accounts for the high-profit mystique that blew the sacred institution of baseball off its national pastime pedestal in less than fifteen years.
– Hunter S. ThompsonRate it:
There is a rabble among the gentry as well as the commonalty; a sort of plebeian heads whose fancy moves with the same wheel as these men?in the same level with mechanics, though their fortunes do sometimes gild their infirmities and their purses compound for their follies.
– Sir Thomas BrowneRate it:
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
– Norman Vincent PealeRate it:

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