Possibilities Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Possibilities

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I got sober. I stopped killing myself with alcohol. I began to think: 'Wait a minute - if I can stop doing this, what are the possibilities?' And slowly it dawned on me that it was maybe worth the risk.
~By Craig Ferguson ~


Man is so made that when anything fires his soul, impossibilities vanish.
~By Jean de La Fontaine ~


Nothing is as dangerous in architecture as dealing with separated problems. If we split life into separated problems we split the possibilities to make good building art.
~By Alvar Aalto ~


There are days when any electrical appliance in the house, including the vacuum cleaner, seems to offer more entertainment possibilities than the television set.
~By Harriet Van Horne ~


The arts equally have distinct departments, and unless photography has its own possibilities of expression, separate from those of the other arts, it is merely a process, not an art.
~By Alfred Stieglitz ~


That is the exploration that awaits you! Not mapping stars and studying nebula, but charting the unknown possibilities of existence.
~By Leonard Nimoy ~


We are not being arrogant or complacent when we are said that our country, as a united nation, has never in its entire history, enjoyed such a confluence of encouraging possibilities.
~By Thabo Mbeki ~


The old, subjective, stagnant, indolent and wretched life for woman has gone. She has as many resources as men, as many activities beckon her on. As large possibilities swell and inspire her heart.
~By Anna Julia Cooper ~


God has put within our lives meanings and possibilities that quite outrun the limits of mortality.
~By Harry Emerson Fosdick ~


Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities. Truth isn't.
~By Mark Twain ~


But, in the name of the experimental method and out of our poor knowledge, are we really entitled to claim that everything happens by chance, to the exclusion of all other possibilities?
~By Albert Claude ~


The possibilities in sci-fi are wonderful. The subject is bigger than everything we know.
~By Joel Gretsch ~


If I was on a march at the moment I would be saying to everyone: 'Be honest with each other. Admit there are limitless possibilities in relationships, and love as many people as you can in whatever way you want, and get rid of your inhibitions, and we'll all be happy.
~By Ian Mckellen ~


One's only rival is one's own potentialities. One's only failure is failing to live up to one's own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.
~By Abraham Maslow ~


It is reality that awakens possibilities, and nothing would be more perverse than to deny it.
~By Robert Musil ~


Perhaps it's the people whose lives have taken sudden new twists - people who have learned to embrace the creative possibilities of change - who stand the best chance of penetrating life's mysteries.
~By Hugh Mackay ~


The art of pictorial creation is so complicated - it is so astronomical in its possibilities of relation and combination that it would take an act of super-human concentration to explain the final realization.
~By Hans Hofmann ~


Doing any job for too long limits your possibilities.
~By Michael Zaslow ~


I feel like I haven't done my best work yet. I feel like there's a world of possibilities out there.
~By Liza Minnelli ~


Miss Austen had shown the infinite possibilities of ordinary and present things for the novelist.
~By George Saintsbury ~


And when these advances are made, hydrogen can fill critical energy needs beyond transportation. Hydrogen can also be used to heat and generate electricity for our homes. The future possibilities of this energy source are enormous.
~By Dan Lipinski ~


Each generation's job is to question what parents accept on faith, to explore possibilities, and adapt the last generation's system of values for a new age.
~By Frank Pittman ~


Cinematography is infinite in its possibilities... much more so than music or language.
~By Conrad Hall ~


Nevertheless, I resist cynicism and continue to believe in the possibilities for genuine democracy.
~By William Greider ~


All motion is cyclic. It circulates to the limits of its possibilities and then returns to its starting point.
~By Robert Collier ~


Now, Venus is an extremely hostile environment, and as such presents a lot of challenges for a science fiction author who wants to create life there. However, as I began to research it more thoroughly, I found myself intrigued by the possibilities the world offers.
~By Sarah Zettel ~


Democracy forever teases us with the contrast between its ideals and its realities, between its heroic possibilities and its sorry achievements.
~By Agnes Repplier ~


Our minds are finite, and yet even in these circumstances of finitude we are surrounded by possibilities that are infinite, and the purpose of life is to grasp as much as we can out of that infinitude.
~By Alfred North Whitehead ~


The awakening of the people of China to the possibilities under free government is the most significant, if not the most momentous, event of our generation.
~By Woodrow Wilson ~


Child prodigy is a curse because you've got all those terrible possibilities.
~By Itzhak Perlman ~


Listen, real poetry doesn't say anything; it just ticks off the possibilities. Opens all doors. You can walk through anyone that suits you.
~By Jim Morrison ~


It's precisely in those moments when I don't know what to do, boredom drives one to try a host of possibilities to either get somewhere or not get anywhere.
~By Anish Kapoor ~


I owe a debt of gratitude to two other living Justices. Sandra Day O'Connor and Ruth Bader Ginsburg paved the way for me and so many other women in my generation. Their pioneering lives have created boundless possibilities for women in the law. I thank them for their inspiration and also for the personal kindnesses they have shown me.
~By Elena Kagan ~


In the southern half of the country perhaps no crop has larger possibilities for quick increase of production of food for both men and animals than the sweet potato.
~By David F. Houston ~


You can do anything, literally, right? That's one of the exciting possibilities of the present.
~By Charles Olson ~


Progress imposes not only new possibilities for the future but new restrictions.
~By Norbert Wiener ~


It takes someone with a vision of the possibilities to attain new levels of experience. Someone with the courage to live his dreams.
~By Les Brown ~


But when I was a teenager, the idea of spending the rest of my life in a factory was real depressing. So the idea that I could become a musician opened up some possibilities I didn't see otherwise.
~By Wayne Kramer ~


The becoming of man is the history of the exhaustion of his possibilities.
~By Susan Sontag ~


I regret the whole worlds that will never come into existence, the children, the grandchildren, all the human possibilities that never were and never will be.
~By Maggie Gallagher ~


Impossibilities are merely things of which we have not learned, or which we do not wish to happen.
~By Charles W. Chesnutt ~


If you love your life, you have to fight. If you believe in life and progress and possibilities, you have no choice.
~By Michael Zaslow ~


Once again, I think there is little art being done that really owns up to such intense possibilities.
~By Peter Sotos ~


Remember always that the composer's pen is still mightier than the bow of the violinist; in you lie all the possibilities of the creation of beauty.
~By John Philip Sousa ~


The thing about performance, even if it's only an illusion, is that it is a celebration of the fact that we do contain within ourselves infinite possibilities.
~By Sydney Smith ~


It will always be the same possibilities, in sum or on the average, that go on repeating themselves until a man comes along who does not value the actuality above idea. It is he who first gives the new possibilities their meaning, their direction, and he awakens them.
~By Robert Musil ~


Dream on it. Let your mind take you to places you would like to go, and then think about it and plan it and celebrate the possibilities. And don't listen to anyone who doesn't know how to dream.
~By Liza Minnelli ~


It's absolutely impossible, but it has possibilities.
~By Samuel Goldwyn ~


And we will accept the creation of the Iberian Federation of a socialist republic which will give each region the right to construct its life in accordance with its economic possibilities and political preponderance.
~By Frederica Montseny ~


I believed totally in the possibilities implied in the series. I never thought of it as fantasy. Far from it.
~By Patrick Troughton ~


About astrology and palmistry: they are good because they make people vivid and full of possibilities. They are communism at its best. Everybody has a birthday and almost everybody has a palm.
~By Kurt Vonnegut ~


It seems everything is so full of possibilities one can hardly take it all in.
~By Kenneth Koch ~


I am never wrong when it comes to my possibilities.
~By Placido Domingo ~


You've done it before and you can do it now. See the positive possibilities. Redirect the substantial energy of your frustration and turn it into positive, effective, unstoppable determination.
~By Ralph Marston ~


The writer of stories or of novels settles on men and imitates them; he exhausts the possibilities of his characters.
~By Salvatore Quasimodo ~


So I'm looking to the saxophone as a resource which has its own unique set of possibilities. I'm looking to exploit them and develop them and have the fullest range of possibilities of the saxophone be known.
~By Evan Parker ~


Education makes children less dependent upon others and opens doors to better jobs and career possibilities.
~By Solomon Ortiz ~


The New York City Ballet is always about the realm of possibilities, the realm of what the human body can do, what the human spirit can do. And it's about listening, it's about listening to remarkable music and how we respond to that.
~By John Guare ~


What is important is not what someone is but what he is waiting for. Not the events of life but its possibilities.
~By Dorothee Solle ~


Invest in a feather duster - the possibilities are endless.
~By Anne Rice ~


Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because Fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; Truth isn't.
~By Mark Twain ~


There is more openness in LA to possibilities than on the East Coast of America. There is a pioneering spirit there that stems from the reason people went out there in the first place-to find something new.
~By Esa-Pekka Salonen ~


I have made a film about jazz that tries to look through jazz to see what it tells us about who we are as a people. I think that jazz is a spectacularly accurate model of democracy and a kind of look into our redemptive future possibilities.
~By Ken Burns ~


We are not interested in the possibilities of defeat. They do not exist.
~By Queen Victoria ~


Our thoughts and imagination are the only real limits to our possibilities.
~By Orison Swett Marden ~


I spend a lot of time copying saxophone players and trumpet players. Not to say that it is not important to listen to guitar players, but there's so much music out there and so many possibilities. I like anyone who plays any instrument.
~By Bill Frisell ~


I've been working on the soprano saxophone for 40 years, and the possibilities are astounding. It's up to you, the only limit is the imagination.
~By Steve Lacy ~


We can only reason from what is; we can reason on actualities, but not on possibilities.
~By Thomas Paine ~


But that citizen's perception was also at one with the truth in recognizing that the very brutality of the means by which the IRA were pursuing change was destructive of the trust upon which new possibilities would have to be based.
~By Seamus Heaney ~


Stop thinking in terms of limitations and start thinking in terms of possibilities.
~By Terry Josephson ~


The commune movement is part of a reawakening of belief in the possibilities for utopia that existed in the nineteenth century and exist again today, a belief that by creating the right social institution, human satisfaction and growth can be achieved.
~By Rosabeth Moss Kanter ~


We really love all sports, but we don't think in the long term. The reason we did Kingpin was because there was a script we really liked and we saw the possibilities.
~By Peter Farrelly ~


My parents gave me stability and a belief in myself and in all the possibilities life has to offer. I was told the only limitations I would ever face were those I placed upon myself.
~By Dionne Warwick ~


I think I don't regret a single 'excess' of my responsive youth - I only regret, in my chilled age, certain occasions and possibilities I didn't embrace.
~By Henry James ~


You begin with the possibilities of the material.
~By Robert Rauschenberg ~


We must remember that a photograph can hold just as much as we put into it, and no one has ever approached the full possibilities of the medium.
~By Ansel Adams ~


At 20, 25, 30, we begin to realise that the possibilities of escape are getting fewer. We have jobs, children, partners, debts. This is the part of us to which literary fiction speaks.
~By Mark Haddon ~


The future belongs to those who see possibilities before they become obvious.
~By John Sculley ~


As to judging our own time, and thereby gaining some basis for a judgment of future possibilities, we are doubtless not only too close to it to appraise it but too much formed by it and enclosed within it to do so.
~By Emily Greene Balch ~


To recover a spiritual tradition in which creation, and the study of creation, matters would be to inaugurate new possibilities between spirituality and science that would shape the paradigms for culture, its institution, and its people.
~By Matthew Fox ~


Technological innovation is indeed important to economic growth and the enhancement of human possibilities.
~By Leon Kass ~


God created a number of possibilities in case some of his prototypes failed - that is the meaning of evolution.
~By Graham Greene ~


Faith, mighty faith, the promise sees, And looks to God alone; Laughs at impossibilities, And cries it shall be done.
~By Charles Wesley ~


The possibilities are endless for me - Broadway, TV, music and film.
~By Michelle Williams ~


Technology determines the possibilities of society. It doesn't matter whether you start out from a fascist state or a communist state or a free-market state.
~By Iain Banks ~


It's like there are all these languages available, especially in terms of image. Why confine yourself to only English? There's all these languages and possibilities and concepts to speak or communicate with.
~By William Wiley ~


So I, I knew something in a business sense about semiconductors and I appreciated their possibilities.
~By Arthur Rock ~


Every daring attempt to make a great change in existing conditions, every lofty vision of new possibilities for the human race, has been labeled Utopian.
~By Emma Goldman ~


There are many spokes on the wheel of life. First, we're here to explore new possibilities.
~By Ray Charles ~


If you believe in what you are doing, then let nothing hold you up in your work. Much of the best work of the world has been done against seeming impossibilities. The thing is to get the work done.
~By Dale Carnegie ~


The thing the sixties did was to show us the possibilities and the responsibility that we all had. It wasn't the answer. It just gave us a glimpse of the possibility.
~By John Lennon ~


The cosmical importance of this conclusion is profound and the possibilities it opens for the future very remarkable, greater in fact than any suggested before by science in the whole history of the human race.
~By Francis William Aston ~


The American male doesn't mature until he has exhausted all other possibilities.
~By Wilfrid Sheed ~


A new baby is like the beginning of all things - wonder, hope, a dream of possibilities.
~By Eda J. Le Shan ~


I don't know where I'm going to be in three years. Because I have the feeling that the future is so full of possibilities, to stop being an actress, to do something else... for me, the future is just a huge bunch of discoveries.
~By Audrey Tautou ~


In short, we cannot grow, we cannot achieve authentic discovery, and our eyes cannot be cleansed to the truly beautiful possibilities of life, if we simply live a neutral existence.
~By Armstrong Williams ~


I became almost immediately fascinated by the possibilities of trying out all conceivable reactions with them, some leading to explosions, others to unbearable poisoning of the air in our house, frightening my parents.
~By Richard Ernst ~


The world is full of hopeful analogies and handsome, dubious eggs, called possibilities.
~By George Eliot ~


The network is opening up some amazing possibilities for us to reinvent content, reinvent collaboration.
~By Tim O'Reilly ~


It is idleness that creates impossibilities; and where people don't care to do anything, they shelter themselves under a permission that it cannot be done.
~By Bishop Robert South ~

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