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Before speaking, consider the interpretation of your words as well as their intent.
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Before the beginning of great brilliance, there must be chaos. Before a brilliant person begins something great, they must look foolish in the crowd.
– From the I ChingRate it:
Before the first before and after the last after, there is night waiting.
– Dejan StojanovicRate it:
Before the gates of excellence the high gods have placed sweat long is the road thereto and rough and steep at first but when the heights are reached, then there is ease, though grievously hard in the winning.
– HesiodRate it:
Before the Gulf War started, the Iraqi Army was the the fourth largest in the world. Now, its the second largest army in Iraq.
– Wall Street Journal, March 15, 1991Rate it:
Before they're plumbers or writers or taxi drivers or unemployed or journalists, before everything else, men are men. Whether heterosexual or homosexual. The only difference is that some of them remind you of it as soon as you meet them, and others wait for a little while.
– Marguerite DurasRate it:
Before thinking about what you are going to say, think about what I am saying.
– Alireza Salehi NejadRate it:
Before we acquire great power, we must acquire wisdom to use it well.
– Ralph Waldo EmersonRate it:
Before we blame, we should first see if we can't excuse.
– G. C. LichtenbergRate it:
Before we can forgive one another, we have to understand one another.
– Emma GoldmanRate it:
Before we set our hearts too much on anything, let us examine how happy are those who already possess it.
– La RochefoucauldRate it:
Before we set our hearts too much upon anything, let us examine how happy those are who already possess it.
– Francois de La RochefoucauldRate it:
Before we take to the sea, we walk on land. . . Before we create, we must understand. . .
– Ernest HemingwayRate it:
Before you act consider when you have considered, tis fully time to act.
– SallustRate it:
Before you act consider; when you have considered, tis fully time to act.
– SallustRate it:
Before you agree to do anything that might add even the smallest amount of stress to your life, ask yourself What is my truest intention Give yourself time to let a yes resound within you. When it's right, I guarantee that your entire body will feel it.
– Oprah WinfreyRate it:
Before you beat a child, be sure yourself are not the cause of the offense.
– Austin O'MalleyRate it:
Before you begin a thing, remind yourself that difficulties and delays quite impossible to foresee are ahead. If you could see them clearly, naturally you could do a great deal to get rid of them but you can't. You can only see one thing clearly and that is your goal. Form a mental vision of that and cling to it through thick and thin.
– Kathleen NorrisRate it:
Before you contradict an old man, my fair friend, you should endeavor to understand him.
– George SantayanaRate it:
Before you criticize someone, walk a mile in his shoes. That way, if he gets angry, he'll be a mile away--and barefoot.
– Sarah JacksonRate it:
Before you enter the forest, you must leave your mind outside, because in the land of fairy tales there is no need for it!
– Mehmet Murat ildanRate it:
Before you give up hope, turn back and read the attacks that were made on Lincoln.
– Bruce BartonRate it:
Before you give up, let the hope shine again.
– Debasish Mridha, M.D.Rate it:
Before you go to bed tonight ask yourself one thing, "How much junk food did I eat and drink today?"...then say your prayers. -Johnny The Walker
– Johnny WowkRate it:
Before you judge another remind yourself you don't know their life history to understand why they behave as they do!
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