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Events Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Events

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Good advice is one of those injuries which a good man ought, if possible, to forgive, but at all events to forget at once.
~By Horace Smith ~


I had an idea in the beginning to do a book about some of the events that I had covered, just various stories that I've covered. Reporters spend a lot of time telling each other tales about how they covered stories, and that's what this book started out to be.
~By Bob Schieffer ~


I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today. I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn't arrived yet. I have just one day, today, and I'm going to be happy in it.
~By Groucho Marx ~


I believe that historians and analysts of historical events need the authority of facts supplied by living witnesses to the events, which they make their subject.
~By Ibrahim Babangida ~


A second type of direct evidence is formed by statements, whether as formal legends or personal information, regarding the age or relative sequence of events in tribal history made by the natives themselves.
~By Edward Sapir ~


Individuality is founded in feeling; and the recesses of feeling, the darker, blinder strata of character, are the only places in the world in which we catch real fact in the making, and directly perceive how events happen, and how work is actually done.
~By William James ~


The point is, the political reporters are the ones who no longer understand the ritual they are covering. They keep searching for political meanings in the tepid events when a convention is now essentially a human drama and only that.
~By William Greider ~


Yeah, I don't deal with current events or pop culture, and I avoid politics like the plague.
~By Max Cannon ~


You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.
~By Marcus Aurelius ~


Amid the pressure of great events, a general principle gives no help.
~By Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel ~


The enemy of the conventional wisdom is not ideas but the march of events.
~By John Kenneth Galbraith ~


The sixth sense is at the core of our experiences. It is what makes experiences out of events.
~By Henry Reed ~


The concept of reason itself appears as an artificial attempt to separate intellectual powers from the frustrations, emotions, and accidents which cause events; the concept of reason is viewed as facade to prevent change.
~By Edward Levi ~


Nothing in the reporting of a nation's history could so mislead the younger generation as to represent great events in such a way that they appear to have happened as a matter of course.
~By Gustav Stresemann ~


History is the version of past events that people have decided to agree upon.
~By Napoleon Bonaparte ~


Fiction is about intimacy with characters, events, places.
~By Robert Morgan ~


The wonderful thing about television is the immediate impact of pictures of current events.
~By Will McDonough ~


The Holocaust also shows us how a combination of events and attitudes can erode a society's democratic values.
~By Tim Holden ~


History is a pack of lies about events that never happened told by people who weren't there.
~By George Santayana ~


I don't think events in your life affect your music.
~By Gordon Getty ~


To say it another way, thinking, however abstract, originates in an embodied subjectivity, at once overdetermined and permeable to contingent events.
~By Teresa de Lauretis ~


Naturally enough, I couldn't have foreseen the vast sea change which has come upon that scene as a result of German reunification and associated events.
~By Brian Ferneyhough ~


Canada remains alienated from its allies, shut out of the reconstruction process to some degree, unable to influence events. There is no upside to the position Canada took.
~By Stephen Harper ~


But the perception of life as an organic unity is a slow achievement, and depends for its growth on a people's entry into the main current of world-events.
~By Muhammed Iqbal ~


I've been lucky to broadcast some great events and to broadcast the exploits of some great players.
~By Ernie Harwell ~


National Standards was not a narrative of past events but was leftwing revisionism and Political Correctness.
~By Phyllis Schlafly ~


None of us know all the potentialities that slumber in the spirit of the population, or all the ways in which that population can surprise us when there is the right interplay of events.
~By Vaclav Havel ~


We know the past and its great events, the present in its multitudinous complications, chiefly through faith in the testimony of others.
~By Matthew Simpson ~


All things being equal, if we could simulate the same scenario, he has a lot more difficult task. He's elected to swim six individual events, as opposed to what I elected to do, which was four.
~By Mark Spitz ~


It is preoccupation with possessions, more than anything else, that prevents us from living freely and nobly.
~By Bertrand Russell ~


In order to accommodate to change and to the contrast of phenomena, the intellect does not require any shocks and inner upheavals; it is only through such upheavals that the more conservative mind could accommodate to the metropolitan rhythm of events.
~By Georg Simmel ~


The second advantage claimed for naturalism is that it is equivalent to rationality, because it assumes a model of reality in which all events are in principle accessible to scientific investigation.
~By Phillip E. Johnson ~


We cannot make events. Our business is wisely to improve them.
~By Samuel Adams ~


You know why I don't like that camera? Because it prevents me from seeing you!
~By Arthur Cohn ~


Suicide sometimes proceeds from cowardice, but not always; for cowardice sometimes prevents it; since as many live because they are afraid to die, as die because they are afraid to live.
~By Charles Caleb Colton ~


I like to create imaginary characters and events around a real historical situation. I want readers to feel: OK, this probably didn't happen, but it might have.
~By Ken Follett ~


Every friend to the liberty of his country is bound to reflect, and step forward to prevent the dreadful consequences which shall result from a government of events.
~By Henry Knox ~


There were mornings in the make-up trailer where I'd have fits of laughter because of the extraordinary daily events of the shoot. Sometimes, it was all too much to believe. But the wildest things happened.
~By Madeleine Stowe ~


We do have our finger on the pulse of the marketplace, if for no other reasons than having all these live events and listening to our audience all the time.
~By Vince McMahon ~


My six handbooks to Jewish life and lifecycle events mostly followed the trajectory of my adult Jewish life.
~By Anita Diament ~


Events like this mean we can give something back to the people that support us, and hopefully everyone will have a great day and we can put on a good show for them.
~By Nelson Piquet ~


In the following pages I have endeavoured to describe all that appeared to me most important and interesting among the events and the scenes that came under my notice during my sojourn in the interior of Africa.
~By John H. Speke ~


Three events. Three gold medals. I was news, big news, in the sports world.
~By Esther Williams ~


A proper family diary with everyone's events and parties in it really helps organise the household.
~By Anthea Turner ~


By a museum, I assume you mean an institution dedicated to the events of Sept. 11 and the aftermath. If that is done with sensitivity, I think it would be most appropriate.
~By David Rockefeller ~


Not being able to govern events, I govern myself.
~By Michel de Montaigne ~


One of the rules I try to follow is that normal people are going to be involved even in heroic events.
~By David Brin ~


The offhand decision of some commonplace mind high in office at a critical moment influences the course of events for a hundred years.
~By Thomas Hardy ~


I cite these events because I think they underline two very disturbing phenomena - the loss of U.S. international credibility, the growing U.S. international isolation.
~By Zbigniew Brzezinski ~


A president either is constantly on top of events or, if he hesitates, events will soon be on top of him. I never felt that I could let up for a moment.
~By Harry S. Truman ~


It can hardly be denied that such a demand quite arbitrarily limits the facts which are to be admitted as possible causes of the events which occur in the real world.
~By Friedrich August von Hayek ~


Events at home, at work, in the street - these are the bases for a story.
~By Naguib Mahfouz ~


The Iraq War marked the beginning of the end of network news coverage. Viewers saw the juxtaposition of the embedded correspondents reporting the war as it was actually unfolding and the jaundiced, biased, negative coverage of these same events in the network newsrooms.
~By Dick Morris ~


Mental events, it is said, are not passive happenings but the acts of a subject.
~By Hermann Ebbinghaus ~


The pathetic almost always consists in the detail of little events.
~By Edward Gibbon ~


The events in our lives happen in a sequence in time, but in their significance to ourselves they find their own order the continuous thread of revelation.
~By Eudora Welty ~


Since the goal of my programs is to show audiences how humor can both help them heal as well as deal with not-so-funny stuff, I decided to discuss the events of the previous week, the pain all of us were feeling, and how humor and some laughter might be beneficial.
~By Allen Klein ~


The simultaneous reactions elicited all over the world by the reading of newspaper dispatches about the same events create, as it were, a common mental pulse beat for the whole of civilized mankind.
~By Christian Lous Lange ~


But as we shall see, Roosevelt, through a combination of events and influences, fell deeper and deeper into the toils of various revolutionary operators, not because he was interested in revolution but because he was interested in votes.
~By John T. Flynn ~


Happiness is not a matter of events; it depends upon the tides of the mind.
~By Alice Meynell ~


I always liked co-ed events best so we have two men and two women on each team.
~By Billie Jean King ~


So an autobiography about death should include, in my case, an account of European Jewry and of Russian and Jewish events - pogroms and flights and murders and the revolution that drove my mother to come here.
~By Harold Brodkey ~


We emerged from the events of September 11 more steadfast in our beliefs, more courageous in our actions and more determined to protect our values than ever before.
~By Jane D. Hull ~


There are events which are so great that if a writer has participated in them his obligation is to write truly rather than assume the presumption of altering them with invention.
~By Ernest Hemingway ~


I think my recognizability ebbs and flows. I don't lead a particularly celebrity lifestyle or anything like that. I don't go to showbiz parties or red-carpet events, so it all depends on whether I've got a film out. I've not been very visible in the last year or so and as a result hardly anyone stops me in the street.
~By James McAvoy ~


I began demonstrating against serious culture. In hindsight, the actual course of events has been very humiliating for me, because no one picked up on the intellectual critique I made.
~By Henry Flynt ~


While all of these are important and significant events, it is the United States' foreign policy that furthers the advancement of freedoms and rights for women that is the most striking for me.
~By Ginny B. Waite ~


That man is prudent who neither hopes nor fears anything from the uncertain events of the future.
~By Anatole France ~


Rock 'n' roll... but I also like sporting events a lot. I love Mike Piazza.
~By Angie Everhart ~


I always work from an outline, so I know all the of the broad events and some of the finer details before I begin writing the book.
~By Mercedes Lackey ~


Political and social events must also be effective, but not in a very obvious fashion. But political confusion and prolonged peace undoubtedly affect creative thought but whether they respectively hinder or help it is not at all certain.
~By John Desmond Bernal ~


So, in the course of events, I had an opportunity to come in contact with Colin Matthews, through the Rex Foundation sponsoring recordings of various music that was being recorded over there.
~By Phil Lesh ~


Nothing prevents one from appearing natural as the desire to appear natural.
~By Francois de La Rochefoucauld ~


Events are called inevitable only after they have occurred.
~By Mason Cooley ~


It is true that the aristocracies seem to have abused their monopoly of legal knowledge; and at all events their exclusive possession of the law was a formidable impediment to the success of those popular movements which began to be universal in the western world.
~By Henry James Sumner Maine ~


I am both stunned and appalled that Pat Robertson would claim to know the mind of God concerning whether particular events... were the judgments of God.
~By Richard Land ~


Events will take their course, it is no good of being angry at them; he is happiest who wisely turns them to the best account.
~By Euripides ~


Every beginning is only a sequel, after all, and the book of events is always open halfway through.
~By Wislawa Szymborska ~


The events with Henry III happened, obviously the way it happened, liberties were taken.
~By Catherine McCormack ~


Man has but three events in his life: to be born, to live, and to die. He is not conscious of his birth, he suffers at his death and he forgets to live.
~By Jean de la Bruyere ~


I seem to have been everywhere in the last 30 years, maybe not in the epicenter but flying around the periphery of extraordinary events and equally extraordinary people.
~By Rupert Everett ~


Even if we encounter some shameful events in the past, we shouldn't avoid or hide them.
~By Moo-hyum Roh ~


I think, then, that man, after having satisfied his first longing for facts, wanted something fuller - some grouping, some adaptation to his capacity and experience, of the links of this vast chain of events which his sight could not take in.
~By Alfred de Vigny ~


All strange and terrible events are welcome, but comforts we despise.
~By Cleopatra ~


The events of September 11 and what has happened since have made people understand that even a small, distant and far away country like Afghanistan cannot be left to break up into anarchy and chaos without consequences for the whole world.
~By Lakhdar Brahimi ~


We speculate as to what is in store for us. But we not only undergo events, we in part cause them or at least influence their course. We have not only to study them but to act.
~By Emily Greene Balch ~


Great events make me quiet and calm; it is only trifles that irritate my nerves.
~By Queen Victoria ~


Memory is deceptive because it is colored by today's events.
~By Albert Einstein ~


The situation in the region is flammable and may explode at any moment, because of the crucial events and because of the absence of justice in executing the international legitimacy resolutions, regarding the Israeli Arab cause and the oppression on Palestinians by Israelis.
~By Ali A. Saleh ~


We are busy planning the launch of the channel. I am busy planning all kinds of events that go on the channel without me. I have started producing a sound for the channel.
~By Howard Stern ~


No one is immune from the larger events of his or her time - the Depression, World War II, civil rights, Vietnam, the spring of 1989 in China. These events intrude upon our lives and radically affect our directions.
~By Paul Tsongas ~


It seems proper, at all events, that by an early enactment similar to that of other countries the application of public money by an officer of Government to private uses should be made a felony and visited with severe and ignominious punishment.
~By Martin Van Buren ~


Neither current events nor history show that the majority rule, or ever did rule.
~By Jefferson Davis ~


Many a good hanging prevents a bad marriage.
~By William Shakespeare ~


The events in the square, of course, made a deep impression on me and many other parents.
~By Vaclav Klaus ~


I like the tradition of ordinary men in extraordinary circumstances and how they react to events which force them to be heroic in a way that is not in their natures.
~By Rob Lowe ~


At all events, arbitration is more rational, just, and humane than the resort to the sword.
~By Richard Cobden ~


Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total; of all those acts will be written the history of this generation.
~By Robert Kennedy ~


A lot of people have gotten into comedy because of certain influences in their lives or events that were painful, and I really have wracked my brain to figure it out. I pretty much have had a normal childhood. Maybe it was too normal.
~By Will Ferrell ~


Well the themes for me were and remain sex and love and grief and death - the things that make us and undo us, create and destroy, how we breed and disappear and the emotional context that surrounds these events.
~By Thomas Lynch ~

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