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Events Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Events

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Great hearts steadily send forth the secret forces that incessantly draw great events.
~By Ralph Waldo Emerson ~


I've done a lot of Super Bowls and appeared in a lot of big, big events and places and the Masters and what have you, but there was nothing as intimidating as speaking with Billy Graham.
~By Pat Summerall ~


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 ~


The events of the day inspired me to become a lawyer.
~By Christopher Darden ~


Of all presidential perks, the pardon power has a special significance. It is just the kind of authority that would attract the special attention of someone obsessed with himself and his own ability to influence events.
~By Barbara Olson ~


And as a result, I guess I'm just kind of a rubberneck. I'm kind of a - someone who likes to see things and likes to see these events and talk to the people who make them happen. But I don't think journalists are as important as the people they cover.
~By Bob Schieffer ~


Instead, I was interested in what I guess I could call narrative indeterminacy, in questioning the apparent, taken-for-granted authority of any particular representation of the events in question.
~By Peter Straub ~


You don't need an explanation for everything, Recognize that there are such things as miracles - events for which there are no ready explanations. Later knowledge may explain those events quite easily.
~By Harry Browne ~


Once you begin to explain or excuse all events on racial grounds, you begin to indulge in the perilous mythology of race.
~By James Earl Jones ~


I am personally saddened and stunned by the tragic events that took place in Red Lake.
~By Collin C. Peterson ~


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


I love to deal with doctrines and events. The contests of men about men I greatly dislike.
~By James A. Garfield ~


It is our task to inquire into the causes that have brought about the observed differentiation, and to investigate the sequence of events that have led to the establishment of the multifarious forms of human life.
~By Franz Boas ~


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


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 ~


I will support legislation that benefits the American worker and prevents the outsourcing of American jobs.
~By Ed Pastor ~


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 ~


Every journey into the past is complicated by delusions, false memories, false namings of real events.
~By Adrienne Rich ~


Events in the past may be roughly divided into those which probably never happened and those which do not matter.
~By William Ralph Inge ~


The materialistic paradigm of Western science has been a major obstacle for any objective evaluation of the data describing the events occurring at the time of death.
~By Stanislav Grof ~


A nobler example, because a less personal one, of the pinch of poverty, is when it prevents the accomplishment of some cherished scheme for the benefit of the human race.
~By James Payn ~


Well, I'm Buddhist, Ray, and so part of my Buddhism has allowed me to look a little more deeply at people and the events in my life that created me. And I think a lot of that Buddhism comes out in the world view in this novel.
~By Sandra Cisneros ~


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 ~


The trite answer is that everything is true but none of it happened. It is emotionally true, but the events, the plotting, the narrative, isn't true of my life, though I've experienced most of the emotions experienced by the characters in the play.
~By Patrick Marber ~


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 ~


Buddha means awareness, the awareness of body and mind that prevents evil from arising in either.
~By Bodhidharma ~


For me as an American, the most painful aspect of this is that I believe that that administration has taken the events of 9/11 and has manipulated the grief of the country and I think that's reprehensible.
~By Dustin Hoffman ~


Of course, if this season turns out to be terrible for me - if I get injured again and this prevents me from reaching a satisfying level, then I could change my decision again. But at this moment, it absolutely feels like the right thing for me to continue through 2003.
~By Laurent Jalabert ~


The reporting of news has to be understood as propaganda for commodities, and events by images.
~By Christopher Lasch ~


Tim sends me a fairly ambitious workup in notebook form noting the passages we're going to cover and the chronology of the biblical events, and his commentaries on those things he's read and written.
~By Jerry B. Jenkins ~


The SS, as such, behaved no more criminally than any other social groups would behave when taking part in political events.
~By Hans Frank ~


Nothing prevents us from being and remaining the exponents of a united humanity, when we have a country of our own. To fulfill this mission we do not have to remain literally planted among the nations who hate and despise us.
~By Theodor Herzl ~


Every person, all the events of your life are there because you have drawn them there. What you choose to do with them is up to you.
~By Richard Bach ~


They played Boston. They played at the Boston Tea Party and through an amazing chain of events I got to hang out with them backstage even though I was underage.
~By Jonathan Richman ~


We have gotten away from this double aspect of either putting the character back into historical events or of making a historical event of his very life.
~By Raymond Queneau ~


News events cannot be controlled, nor can newscasts be mapped out like entertainment shows.
~By Jessica Savitch ~


When the venture has been made of dealing with historical events and characters, it always seems fair towards the reader to avow what liberties have been taken, and how much of the sketch is founded on history.
~By Charlotte Mary Yonge ~


I waited and worked, and watched the inferior exalted for nearly thirty years; and when recognition came at last, it was too late to alter events, or to make a difference in living.
~By Ellen Glasgow ~


When we did concerts, we wanted them to be theatrical events - collaborations with designers, choreographers, and directors - because we thought traditional rock concerts were boring.
~By Neil Tennant ~


Which suggests something about media and war: it's not just that events happen and the media documents and presents them. There is a third element: what the public is ready to accept, what the public wants to know.
~By Bruce Jackson ~


There is one type of ideal woman very seldom described in poetry - the old maid, the woman whom sorrow or misfortune prevents from fulfilling her natural destiny.
~By Lafcadio Hearn ~


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 ~


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 ~


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 ~


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 ~


The whole history of science has been the gradual realization that events do not happen in an arbitrary manner, but that they reflect a certain underlying order, which may or may not be divinely inspired.
~By Stephen Hawking ~


One thing that makes art different from life is that in art things have a shape... it allows us to fix our emotions on events at the moment they occur, it permits a union of heart and mind and tongue and tear.
~By Marilyn French ~


Don't ever become a pessimist... a pessimist is correct oftener than an optimist, but an optimist has more fun, and neither can stop the march of events.
~By Robert A. Heinlein ~


I did not destroy the 43 volumes of my diary, which report on all these events and the share I had in them; but of my own accord I handed them voluntarily to the officers of the American Army who arrested me.
~By Hans Frank ~


I have always thought that the rapid economic development of South Africa would in the long run prove to be incompatible with the government's racial policies, and recent events have tended to confirm my opinion.
~By Harry Oppenheimer ~


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 ~


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 ~


The problem with a purely collective system is not only that it requires economic growth, and the right sort of demographic trends, but that it prevents people thinking about their futures in a responsible way.
~By Jacques Delors ~


Shakespeare is the outstanding example of how that can be done. In all of Shakespeare's plays, no matter what tragic events occur, no matter what rises and falls, we return to stability in the end.
~By Charlton Heston ~


I am more and more convinced that our happiness or our unhappiness depends far more on the way we meet the events of life than on the nature of those events themselves.
~By Wilhelm von Humboldt ~


It's rare that I actually have a story in my head. I have events or 'what's the next move?' Like, Maggie, 'where's she going to go in this story, where's she going to end up?' Then the story has to fill in the in-between, and that comes as I'm starting it.
~By Jaime Hernandez ~


Argentine political life is like the life of an ant community or an African forest tribe: full of events, full of crisis and deaths, but life is always cyclical, and the year ends as it begins.
~By V. S. Naipaul ~


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 ~


The Christian faith can never be separated from the soil of sacred events, from the choice made by God, who wanted to speak to us, to become man, to die and rise again, in a particular place and at a particular time.
~By Joseph Ratzinger ~


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


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


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 ~


I think that every so-called history book and film biography should be prefaced by the statement that what follows is the author's rendition of events and circumstances.
~By Barbara Kruger ~


Reporters thrive on the world's misfortune. For this reason they often take an indecent pleasure in events that dismay the rest of humanity.
~By Russell Baker ~


But I don't think that poetry is a good, to use a contemporary word, venue, for current events.
~By Diane Wakoski ~


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


Often what we do is open our house for various charity events. I don't seat according to protocol. I don't invite people because of who they are in the administration or their positions of power. The few who do come, are there because I like them.
~By Sally Quinn ~


Down the road, I'll probably have a kid or two or three. And there will probably be political events or spiritual things to comment on, and humor.
~By Alanis Morissette ~


To consider persons and events and situations only in the light of their effect upon myself is to live on the doorstep of hell.
~By Thomas Merton ~


An author who sets about to depict events of the past that have run their course is suspected of wishing to avoid the problems of the present day, of being, in other words, a reactionary.
~By Lion Feuchtwanger ~


A true history of human events would show that a far larger proportion of our acts are the result of sudden impulse and accident than of that reason of which we so much boast.
~By Peter Cooper ~


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 ~


Time is what prevents everything from happening at once.
~By Albert Einstein ~


You hate someone whom you really wish to love, but whom you cannot love. Perhaps he himself prevents you. That is a disguised form of love.
~By Sri Chinmoy ~


If the September 11 terror attack is supposed to constitute a caesura in world history, it must be able to stand comparison to other events of world historical impact.
~By Jurgen Habermas ~


There are no mistakes. The events we bring upon ourselves, no matter how unpleasant, are necessary in order to learn what we need to learn; whatever steps we take, they're necessary to reach the places we've chosen to go.
~By Richard Bach ~


True valor, on virtue founded strong, meets all events alike.
~By David Mallet ~


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 ~


The proverb warns that 'You should not bite the hand that feeds you.' But maybe you should, if it prevents you from feeding yourself.
~By Thomas Szasz ~


To be educated, a person doesn't have to know much or be informed, but he or she does have to have been exposed vulnerably to the transformative events of an engaged human life.
~By Thomas More ~


For the moment and for some time great events have been denied me, forward action not come my way.
~By John Burns ~


You kind of hope that the events themselves are interesting. I think that's what you have to hope for, that on a broad level it's an interesting story.
~By Chester Brown ~


We are very near the final climactic events that end with the Second Coming of Christ.
~By Hal Lindsey ~


I spent another six years in Europe covering sporting events such as the Tour de France.
~By John Tesh ~


But the prospects of designing chemical plants for industrial scale chemical processes seemed far less interesting than the chemical events that occur in biological systems.
~By Paul Berg ~


Accordingly, since nothing prevents the earth from moving, I suggest that we should now consider also whether several motions suit it, so that it can be regarded as one of the planets. For, it is not the center of all the revolutions.
~By Nicolaus Copernicus ~


Turn where we may, within, around, the voice of great events is proclaiming to us, Reform, that you may preserve!
~By Thomas B. Macaulay ~


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 ~


The Renaissance is studded by the names of the artists and architects, with their creations recorded as great historical events.
~By Arthur Erickson ~


You can plan events, but if they go according to your plan they are not events.
~By John Berger ~


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 ~


The latest horror to hit the U.S. looks to have been caused by people of Middle Eastern origin, bearing Muslim names. Again, shame. This fuels more hatred for a religion and a people who have nothing to do with these events.
~By Cat Stevens ~


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


What you compose with is neither here nor there, you compose with words, or you compose with stone plants and trees, or you compose with events; the Sheriff's officer, or whatever.
~By Ian Hamilton Finlay ~


Writing Part of the Scenery has been a very different experience. I have been reminded of people and events, real and imaginary which have been part of my life. This book is a celebration of the land which means so much to me.
~By Mary Wesley ~


Because I have a girlfriend, I try and take the straight and narrow path, which is good because it prevents VD.
~By Joe Rogan ~


There is a time when we must firmly choose the course which we will follow or the endless drift of events will make the decision for us.
~By Herbert Prochnow ~


A statesman... must wait until he hears the steps of God sounding through events, then leap up and grasp the hem of His garment.
~By Otto von Bismarck ~


It's not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.
~By Tony Robbins ~


I do not read newspapers. I do not watch television. I am not interested in current events, although I will occasionally discuss them if other people want to discuss them.
~By Diane Wakoski ~

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March 1 ,2021
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