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Standing in the inspiring vision of my future,
I boldly take every step - large and small -
with courage and intent.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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I Act with Bold Courage:
Standing in the inspiring vision of my future,
I boldly take every step -
large and small - with courage and intent.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

You can't cross the sea merely by
standing and staring at the water.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Be not afraid of growing slowly,
be afraid only of standing still.
- Chinese Proverb


 

Most of the shadows of life are caused
by standing in our own sunshine.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

One does not need buildings, money, power,
or status to practice the Art of Peace.
Heaven is right where you are standing,
and that is the place to train.
- Morihei Ueshiba

Banking establishments are more dangerous than standing armies.
- Thomas Jefferson

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We cannot banish dangers, but we can banish fears.
We must not demean life by standing in awe of death.
- David Sarnoff

Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army.
- Edward Everett

The battle for the individual rights of women is one of long standing
and none of us should countenance anything which undermines it.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

And you, Sonja, you look more beautiful
standing here than you do in person.
- the movie Love and Death (1975)

You're standing on the threshold of success.
Don't look down, it'll make you dizzy.
- the character Timothy Q. Mouse in the Walt Disney movie Dumbo

If I have seen further, it is
by standing on the shoulders of giants.
- Isaac Newton

The basic fact about human existence is not that it is a tragedy,
but that it is a bore.
It is not so much a war as an endless standing in line.
- H. L. Mencken

Humor is merely tragedy standing on its head with its pants torn.
- Irvin S. Cobb

I feel that racial profiling may be a very complicated
and long-standing problem.
It will take a long time even to make tiny progress.
- Wen Ho Lee

The camera does not like acting.
The camera is only interested in filming behaviour.
So you damn well learn your lines until you know them inside out,
while standing on your head!
- Ben Kingsley

If you are a gay couple living in Alabama,
you know one thing: your family has no standing under the law;
and it can and will be violated by strangers.
- Andrew Sullivan

It becomes an emperor to die standing.
- Titus Flavius Vespasian

People who work sitting down get paid more than people who work standing up.
- Ogden Nash

To be still standing 20 years in this business is a great feeling,
I can't even tell you.
- Blair Underwood

I define fear as standing across the ring from Joe
Louis and knowing he wants to go home early.
- Max Baer

I like parties, but I'm shy, and I often find myself standing around,
feeling awkward.
- Michael Bergin

An Englishmen thinks seated; a Frenchmen standing;
an American pacing,
an Irishman, afterwards.
- Austin O'Malley

I don't care about my character here on earth.I don't
care about what other people think or say about me,
all I care about is my standing before the Lord.
- Brigham Young

But the problem is that when I go around and speak on campuses,
I still don't get young men standing up and saying,
'How can I combine career and family?'
- Gertrude Stein

None but an armed nation can dispense with a standing army.
To keep ours armed and disciplined is therefore at all times important.
- Thomas Jefferson

Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous;
you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
- Margaret Thatcher

I'm standing up thinking.
Anybody who wants to listen is welcome.
If not, I'm happy to see them go.
- David Antin

Acting is standing up naked and turning around very slowly.
- Rosalind Russell

A Conservative is a fellow who is standing athwart history yelling 'Stop!'
- William F. Buckley, Jr.

You've got to get out and pray to the sky to appreciate the sunshine;
otherwise you're just a lizard standing there with the sun shining on you.
- Ken Kesey

We live in a society of victimization,
where people are much more comfortable being victimized
than actually standing up for themselves.
- Marilyn Manson

I had not yet gotten into the world of light.
But I felt as one who, standing outside,
could knock against the wall and hear an answering knock from within.
- Simon Newcomb

I think the Democratic Party has the chronic problem of appearing to be weak,
of not standing and fighting for what it believes in,
not fighting for its own.
- James Carville

What can the Church do? If she stands by her moral teaching,
then she will be seen as standing in judgement over
a vast percentage of Europeans.
- Timothy Radcliffe

The noise resembles the roar of heavy,
distant surf.
Standing on the stirring ice one can imagine it is
disturbed by the breathing and tossing of a mighty giant below.
- Ernest Shackleton

The treble parade would have been the most perfect
moment of my footballing life,
but for the two people standing behind me,
clearly already plotting their next move.
- Robbie Fowler

For a while, I thought a lot about lineage.
Where do I belong? Who am I standing next to?
- Jim Hodges

The Blair government has lowered the standing of politics
and politicians in our country.
- Kenneth Clarke

A lot of actors in my age bracket look at being still standing as pretty good.
- Gary Cole

I believe that banking institutions are more dangerous
to our liberties than standing armies.
- Thomas Jefferson

For a variety of reasons, I believe,
the time is right to resolve many of the long standing and thorny land use,
recreation, and wilderness designation issues in Central Idaho.
- Michael K. Simpson

I don't want to be 60 years old standing on stage telling some jokes.
I want my life to mean something.
- Steve Harvey

The standing ovation threw me...
to be held in such regard in a town so full of talent is quite something.
- Michael Caine

It was mind-blowing.
It was a small place with 2,000 standing-up tickets.
It's great to have your band back and working and playing again,
people have been so generous.
- Andy Taylor

There's a fine line between fishing and just standing
on the shore like an idiot.
- Steven Wright

To win this war, we need a commander in chief,
not a professor of law standing at the lectern.
- Sarah Palin

My idea of a real treat is Magic Mountain without standing in line.
- Alan Rickman

The right way is not always the popular and easy way.
Standing for right when it is unpopular is a true test of moral character.
- Margaret Chase Smith

Writing and travel broaden your ass if not your mind
and I like to write standing up.
- Ernest Hemingway

Age becomes reality when you hear someone refer to
that attractive young woman standing next to the woman in the green dress,
and you find that you're the one in the green dress.
- Lois Wyse

Nothing ever sounds quite the way it does when you're
standing right in the middle of it.
- Michael Davis

I was just standing around and suddenly I was cast as an extra.
I hated it because I was so shy.
- Dwayne Hickman

A poet is a man who manages, in a lifetime of standing out in thunderstorms,
to be struck by lightning five or six times.
- Randall Jarrell

It's not enough to hit the notes.
There is no point in the singers just standing there
and sounding wonderful if they're not connecting with
the characters they are portraying.
- Bruce Beresford

You have to respect your audience.
Without them, you're essentially standing alone,
singing to yourself.
- K. D. Lang

Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society;
and any eminent departure from it,
under any circumstances, lies under the suspicion of being no policy at all.
- Edmund Burke

The story about me, apocryphal or not,
is that I could sing before I spoke.
My parents went into bedroom one day and there I was
standing in the crib singing God Bless America.
- Linda Lavin

I've always admired President Chavez for standing up
to imperialism and the meddling of the American government in South America.
- Cindy Sheehan

I felt invincible.
My strength was that of a giant.
God was certainly standing by me.
I smashed five saloons with rocks before I ever took a hatchet.
- Carry Nation

I came down to the living room one day and my wife
was standing in the living room.
It wasn't an illusion.
I saw her out of the corner of my eye.
The moment I saw her, she vanished.
- Hugh Leonard

When people say 'What are underground comics?' I think
the best way you can define them is just the absolute freedom involved...
we didn't have anyone standing over us.
- Robert Crumb

Television is more interesting than people.
If it were not we should have people standing in the corner of our room.
- Alan Coren

The city of Memphis has demonstrated that neither character
nor standing avails the Negro if he dares to protect
himself against the white man or become his rival.
- Ida B. Wells

With freedom comes responsibility, and I can think
of no responsibility greater than putting on a U.S
military uniform and standing in the gap between an
enemy threat and civilian life.
- Zack Wamp

I knew an actor's career goes up and down and back up again.
Your standing in this business can't be your whole identity;
otherwise,
you're doomed.
- Lisa Kudrow

Education is the silver bullet to improve this Nation's standing worldwide...
and our teachers know that.
- Solomon Ortiz

What an elder sees sitting; the young can't see standing.
- Gustave Flaubert

There's no such thing as 'facts of life'.
Only standing theories that haven't been disproved as of yet.
- Simon Travaglia

I think I am the oldest member and have been in good
standing longer than any other member of this church.
- John Harvey Kellogg


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