To succeed, jump as quickly at opportunities as you do at conclusions.
~ Benjamin Franklin (January 17, 1706 - April 17, 1790)
Waves: My Quotes, My quotes about life, Quotes, Random, Wisdom
There are two kinds of teachers: the kind that fill you with so much quail shot that you can't move, and the kind that just gives you a little prod behind and you jump to the skies.
~ Robert Frost (March 26, 1874 - January 29, 1963)
Waves: Education, life, My quotes about life, Other, teachers
When a train goes through a tunnel and it gets dark, you don't throw away the ticket and jump off. You sit still and trust the engineer.
~ Corrie Ten Boom (April 15, 1892 - April 15, 1983)
Quotes on: Trust
Waves: Corrie Ten Boom, Courage, Funny, Wisdom
People who are rather more than six feet tall and nearly as broad across the shoulders often have uneventful journeys. People jump out at them from behind rocks then say things like, "Oh. Sorry. I thought you were someone else."
~ Terry Pratchett (April 28, 1948 - )
Waves: Funny, Miscellaneous, My Funny Quotes, my love quotes, Quotes
The jump is so frightening between where I am and where I want to be...because of all I may become I will close my eyes and leap!
~ Mary Anne Radmacher
Quotes on: Personal Growth
Waves: Courage, Friends, misc, my love quotes, My quotes about life
A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
~ Hugh Downs (February 14, 1921 - )
Quotes on: Happiness
Waves: life, my love quotes, My quotes about life, Quotes, Random
Political history is largely an account of mass violence and of the expenditure of vast resources to cope with mythical fears and hopes
~ Murray Edelman
Quotes on: Fear, History, Hope, Politics, Violence
Waves: History, hope, Politics, Violence
Never forget that only dead fish swim with the stream.
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