Lifetime Quotes by George J. Mitchell, Russ Feingold, Kim Il-sung, Anirudh Ravichander, Melissa Leo, Sarah Dessen and many others.
People whose terms go for five years or longer, like FCC commissioners. That’s a higher standard. Then district judges, who are appointed for a lifetime but can be overruled. Then Court of Appeals judges. They’re not the highest level, but they’re almost the final word. And then, of course, the Supreme Court.
For many older Americans who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender, a lifetime of discrimination has undermined their right to a retirement with dignity.
Punk rock and skateboarding took the ‘school‘ out of living your life, and I related to learning as I went, doing a lot of different things that I liked, when I liked. Consequently, I’m mediocre at all of the above, but still stoked on being a lifetime student of music, skating, painting, writing, etc.
But most of all I was inspired by the stirring examples of all the other runners. In some pictures they would seem like tiny dots in a mosaic, but each had a separate narrative starting a few months or a lifetime earlier and finishing that day in the New York City Marathon, the race with 37,000 stories.
The only way love can last a lifetime is if itвЂ™s unconditional.
Pain of love lasts a lifetime.
It is a search for a mythical CO2 sink to explain an immeasurable CO2 lifetime to fit a hypothetical CO2 computer model that purports to show that an impossible amount of fossil fuel burning is heating the atmosphere. It is all a fiction.
I don’t have prejudices against anybody. I have opinions, based on a lifetime’s experience.
Not the intense moment Isolated, with no before and after, But a lifetime burning in every moment.
Christlikeness is your eventual destination, but your journey will last a lifetime.
i want you, and i want you forever. one lifetime is simply not enough for me.
It takes some of us a lifetime to learn that Christ, our Good Shepherd, knows exactly what He is doing with us. He understands us perfectly.
God has opened many doors of opportunity throughout my lifetime, but I believe the greatest of those doors was allowing me to be born in the United States of America.
Make yourself useful, not just on a day to day basis, but as a lifetime thing.
When you challenge other people’s ideas of who or how you should be, they may try to diminish and disgrace you. It can happen in small ways in hidden places, or in big ways on a world stage. You can spend a lifetime resenting the tests, angry about the slights and the injustices. Or, you can rise above it.
After a lifetime of swimming upstream, I am convinced that one of the real secrets to Wal-mart’s phenomenal success has been that very tendency.
I’m less confident now than I’ve ever been. In this peculiar craft, confidence is something you spend a lifetime losing. I used to be frightened only one night a week but now I’m frightened of every performance. I mean really frightened.
Sex and death. Two things that come but once in my lifetime, but at least after death you’re not nauseous.
The struggle to excavate your true, authentic self from beneath the mountain of conditioning and ridiculous expectation is the epic struggle of your lifetime.
A lifetime with such a woman was not nearly enough.
Choice or freedom of choice is just an existential concern. But for photographers, it’s a lifetime’s preoccupation.
I did grow up watching Buck Rogers and Buck Rogers didn’t stop at Mars. In my lifetime, I will be incredibly disappointed if we have not at least reached Mars.
A university is not about results in the next quarter; it is not even about who a student has become by graduation. It is about learning that molds a lifetime, learning that transmits the heritage of millennia; learning that shapes the future
It’s better to live one day on this planet being true to yourself than an entire lifetime which is a lie
Trust takes a lifetime to build, but only a moment to destroy. When looking to build a genuine connection with a mentor, you can simply partake in shared hobbies or activities the mentee or mentor is into, exchange stories, or partake in trust-building workshops together.
Death is the end of a lifetime, not the end of a relationship.
Being born again happens in an instant. Learning to live as a child of God takes a lifetime.
I just have always wanted to shave my head. I think every woman should just do it once in her lifetime.
If I was not born in this lifetime in New York, certainly in a previous life, I was a New Yorker.
The Dominican Republic has not been known in my lifetime as having world-class academic abilities.
When we come to the last moment of this lifetime and we look back across it, the only thing that’s going to matter is ‘What is the quality of our love?’
She once complained that her stories were like ‘birds bred in cages,’ but that concentrated atmosphere, that claustrophobic hothouse of emotion, was her talent. Her stories were little masterpieces of compression: she succinctly contained whole lifetimes in a few pages, every moment loaded with as much as it could bear.
We can all be successful and make money, but when we die, that ends. But when you are significant is when you help other people be successful. That lasts many a lifetime.
In the broadest sense, evolution is merely change, and so is all-pervasive; galaxies, languages, and political systems all evolve. Biological evolution … is change in the properties of populations of organisms that transcend the lifetime of a single individual.
Whatever you are struggling with, is a reminder for you to find your true purpose in this lifetime.
Sometimes I feel an impingement of something I went through in another lifetime. But I like to concentrate on the absolute present. That’s why I love my animals. They live in the present.
The person who gives selflessly in this lifetime immediately goes into a better state of mind. That is instant karma.
I have more ideas than I’ll ever be able to write in five lifetimes.
A lifetime is not too long to spend in learning about the world.
There are future lives. It is not necessary to cram everything into this lifetime. You can enjoy this lifetime, go with the flow, and know it will lead you to a better life in your next incarnation.
Someone like Roman Polanski comes with a lifetime of achievement, cinematically.
It’s my belief that, like every other American, gay and lesbian couples should be able to make a lifetime commitment to the person they love and protect their families.
One of the bigger misconceptions of learning is that many skills take a lifetime to get world-class at, or 10,000 hours to become world-class at.
When you grow up these days, you’re told you’re going to have four or five different careers during your lifetime. But what they don’t tell you is that you’re also going to be four or five different people along the way.
National pride is the culmination of a lifetime public relations campaign of psychological mind-control techniques.
There are the samskaras, the tendencies from your other lifetimes, ways of seeing, habits that are so strong, they affect you now. They are the operative situations in your life that are created by karma.
I think that Obama‘s failure to reestablish the rule of law in money matters is the most damaging thing that he’s done – and perhaps the most damaging thing that has happened in American politics in my lifetime. Because once the rule of law is absent in money matters, then anything really goes in politics.
What is your idea of earthly happiness? To be vindicated in my own lifetime.
I see the day in our own lifetime that reverence for the natural systems, the oceans, the rainforests, the soil, the grasslands, and all other living things will be so strong that no narrow ideology based upon politics or economics will overcome it.
A year. We’d known each other only a year, but we’d lived a lifetime in it.
With the changing economy, no one has lifetime employment. But community colleges provide lifetime employability.
A lifetime isn’t long enough to learn how to make films.
Weight control does have to be for a lifetime or you’ll be yo-yoing.
I’m sure I’ve devoted enough thought to Rush Limbaugh for one lifetime.
Favorite People, Favorite Places,
Favorite Memories of the past …
These are the joys of a lifetime
Those are the things that last
Favorite Memories of the past …
These are the joys of a lifetime
Those are the things that last
I made more money yesterday than I ever thought I’d make in an entire lifetime. But it’s like somebody‘s going to take it all away from me and I’ll be back in Texas, installing them damned irrigation wells. I didn’t like that when I was sixteen. And I know I wouldn’t like it when I’m eighty.
In the history of literature there are many great enduring works which were not published in the lifetimes of the authors. If the authors had not achieved self-affirmation while writing, how could they have continued to write?
The vision of a nation formed from many different peoples bound together by a common love of freedom was staked out long before our lifetimes or even our parents‘ or grandparents‘ lifetimes.
To look at and properly appreciate the British Museum is the work of a lifetime.
It has only been within my lifetime that asteroids have been considered a credible threat to our planet. And since then, there’s been a focused effort underway to discover and catalog these objects. I am lucky enough to be part of this effort. I’m part of a team of scientists that use NASA‘s NEOWISE telescope.
From the economy to national security to government ethics, the Republican nominee promised once-in-a-lifetime change if he is elected Nov. 8.
It turns out, all the studies show you invest a little time in another person’s life, often a younger person, and all of us have that capacity to do it, just an hour a week, an hour every couple of weeks, and you can make a tremendous difference in a kid‘s life over their lifetime.
Temptation can be tormenting, but remember: The torment of temptation to sin is nothing to compare with the torment of the consequences of sin. Remorse and regret cannot compensate for sin….though sins can be forgiven immediately – the consequences can last a lifetime
You can live a lifetime and at the end of it, know more about other people than you know about yourself.
Sleep lingers all our lifetime about our eyes, as night hovers all day in the boughs of the fir-tree.
I started as a black-and-white teenage photographer, and I’m still there decades after. In some ways, the genre is almost gone. I am thinking of true, stubborn, lifetime black-and-white photographers, as opposed to black-and-white as a photographic commodity.
When divorces meant marriage no longer provided security for a lifetime, women adjusted by focusing on careers as empowerment. But when the sacrifice of a career met the sacrifices in a career, the fantasy of a career became the reality of trade-offs. Women developed career ambivalence.
I only became an actor to get your attention, to challenge the archetype of an African American male; I can’t be anything else in this lifetime than an African American man.
I learned more about my father in his last 5 to 6 years than I ever did my whole lifetime.
The goal is to provide analytical tools that will last students a lifetime
That’s something I always say is good to do in life, is to leave our mark in this lifetime.
In his lifetime the great French impressionist painter Corot painted 2000 canvases. Of that number, 3000 are in the United States.
Few Christians understand the concept of eternal rewards, even thought the Lord dedicated a great deal of His precious time on earth to teaching about them. The one certainty is that our position in the Lord’s kingdom will be inversely proportional to how we indulge ourselves in this lifetime.
To me, the most amazing the most amazing transformation in my lifetime is not the revolution of the Sixties but the counter revolution of the Seventies, where they managed to put the cuckoo clock back together again
I think in our lifetime, that level of acceptance of “well, we couldn’t do any better,” won’t be tolerated. We’re going to start to see individual therapies customized for individual patients, and it’s going to change the way people get healthcare.
Discovering the truth about ourselves is a lifetimeвЂ™s work, but itвЂ™s worth the effort.
At one time I thought that if I could really understand renunciation and bodhichitta from the depths of my heart, then, for this lifetime that would be enough.
Our very sexual identities are artifices and illusions, the result of a lifetime of striving.
I’m a lifetime member of the NRA.
I thought Obama was brilliant. He’s so informed. He’s circumspect. He’s articulate. He’s thoughtful. Well, I think in my lifetime, there’s never been anything like it.
I’ve got more ideas for books than I’ll ever be able to use in my lifetime. I’m very fortunate like that
In theory, at least, all presidents are servants of the people who elected them. In the case of Barack Obama, it has seemed from the start that the idea as applied to him was more than mere metaphor. He is the first president in my lifetime whom the country felt obligated to remind that he know his place.
What is striking is how the reputation of the monarchy has gone up and down in my lifetime.
I remember during my lifetime I would meet women, and it was almost like God would say to me, ‘Now, this woman here is not the one you are going to end up with, but she is going to be a lot like this woman; look at this woman, study this woman.’ And when my wife showed up, He was like, ‘You recognize her now?’
A business enterprise must continue beyond the lifetime of the individual or of the generation to be capable of producing its contributions to economy and to society.
I have a lifetime of experience that I will bring to the White House. I know Senator McCain has a lifetime of experience that he will bring to the White House. And Senator Obama has a speech he gave in 2002.
In a lifetime there are only a few people you can work with… where you can trust each other and push each other in different directions.
You can’t rule out deflation just because you’ve never seen it in your lifetime.
And you know, we did it as an independent film, and we weren’t expecting it to be on television, and Lifetime ended up buying it. And the viewers responded intensely to that film.
You are no different in this lifetime than you were in your last lifetime. This lifetime is simply a continuation of your last lifetime.
A lifetime is so little a time that we die before we get ready to live. I should like to study at a college, but then I have to say to myself: “You will die before you can do anything else”.
The UN has given us until 2020 to change the course of humanity. If that doesn’t happen human extinction in my children‘s lifetime is a possibility.
To invest successfully over a lifetime does not require a stratospheric IQ, unusual business insights, or inside information. What’s needed is a sound intellectual framework for making decisions and the ability to keep emotions from corroding that framework. You must supply the emotional discipline.
Capital punishment kills immediately, whereas lifetime imprisonment does so slowly. Which executioner is more humane? The one who kills you in a few minutes, or the one who wrests your life from you in the course of many years?
Only by strict specialization can the scientific worker become fully conscious, for once and perhaps never again in his lifetime, that he has achieved something that will endure. A really definitive and good accomplishment is today always a specialized act.
You are going around on the wheel again and again. You go around and around from lifetime to lifetime. You never quite wake up. Enlightenment is waking up.
Many employer-employee relationships are built on a lie that starts from the first interaction: neither party automatically conceives of the relationship as something that will last a lifetime, but both interact as if it is. This lie of omission bases the relationship on distrust.
A huge change has taken place in my lifetime.
To play Swedish folk music is a lifetime achievement, but I’m well on my way.
I just want to make a classic. Classic is the standard. I’m just trying to make music that will last a lifetime.
If you have a dream, you can spend a lifetime studying, planning, and getting ready for it. What you should be doing is getting started.
You can waste a whole lifetime
Trying to be
What you think is expected of you
But youll never be free
Trying to be
What you think is expected of you
But youll never be free
After a lifetime of world travel I’ve been fascinated that those in the third world don’t have the same perception of reality that we do.
I want to work with Steven Spielberg… whether it is a small role or big in a Hollywood movie, it will be a lifetime experience for me. It will be a dream come true for me. And I always believe that anything can happen in life.
Every kid should sit in the velvet at least once in their lifetime.
The romantic person instinctively sees marriage in terms of emotions, but what a couple actually gets up to together over a lifetime has much more in common with the workings of a small business. They must draw up work rosters, clean, chauffeur, cook, fix, throw away, mind, hire, fire, reconcile, and budget.
We choose our sex, our color, our country, and then we look around for the particular set of parents who will mirror the pattern we are bringing in to work on in this lifetime.
During my lifetime I have met dozens of writers and photographers in dozens of different countries. But I have encountered no one who could both write and photograph with the artistry of Robert Vavra.
The number of ways you can live in one lifetime is limitless. So why limit yourselves? The sky is NOT the limit. Beyond the universe is.
You are living in a dream of your own creation. Let it be the dream of a lifetime, for that is exactly what it is.
Each Javelin round costs $80,000, and the idea that it’s fired by a guy who doesn’t make that in a year at a guy who doesn’t make that in a lifetime is somehow so outrageous it almost makes the war seem winnable.
Distance lasts a day. But Reality lasts a lifetime.
You have thousands of selves inside you. Meditation is a process of peeling back the layers of the self. We start with peeling back the personality from this lifetime.
I have come to believe that if two people are prepared to make a lifetime commitment to love and care for each other in good times and in bad, the government shouldn’t deny them the opportunity to get married.
No lifetime is long enough for those … who simply wish to understand themselves and their lives. It is, perhaps, the curse of being human, but also a blessing.
Divorce was emotionally traumatic for me. It was the death of a dream. I was in fairytale land, and the reality of it wasn’t so. But I don’t really like talking about it anymore, because it feels like a thousand lifetimes ago, and also it makes me look desperate, like I need it for attention.
What do you do with a lifetime of work? Face it in the morning.
Our lifetime may be the last that will be lived out in a technological society.
The average woman loses a half million dollars over a lifetime, but women with higher degrees lose $2 million over a lifetime.
I can see the time coming when I won’t need to be out there in the upper pyramid of climbing, but the things you gain from a lifetime of climbing are worth communicating.
I don’t think there’s been anything in the game of football in my lifetime that has changed college football more than redshirting.
вЂ¦she remembered watching a summer sunset from this very spot. Not so long ago; just a lifetime.
Dune is the bestselling science fiction book of all time. It’s something you really need to read in your lifetime. If you’re going to read The Lord of the Rings, which everyone should, then you have to read Dune, too.
Personally, I’ve got too many ideas to use in my lifetime, probably. But that’s a nice problem to have, I think.
Nothing else so inspires and heartens people as words of appreciation. You and I may soon forger the words of encouragement and appreciation that we utter now, but the person to whom we have spoken them may treasure them and repeat them to themselves over a lifetime
I’m not big on the after-death experience. If you’ve done a very good job in your current lifetime, then your next lifetime will be set up for you.
Most Christians would like to send their recruits to Bible college for five years. I would like to send them to hell for five minutes. That would do more than anything else to prepare them for a lifetime of compassionate ministry.
Opera is for a lifetime, not just a minute.
Tune into my new lifetime movie. ‘Dislocated shoulder‘ airing right now.
Everything I do has been a lifetime in the making.
I think saving the NHS is a lifetime’s work.
A lifetime in not enough to learn everything about chess.
Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there.
What if these events the Bible says will happen, happens in our lifetime?
Time spent reading, like time spent loving, increases our lifetime.
Everything is a once in a lifetime experience.
Often a single experience will open the young soul to music for a whole lifetime
It’s important to have frank discussions about what the other wants. To be in a relationship that is like a little lifetime, that’s a challenge.
Naturally there is reincarnation … otherwise life would be pretty dull. All the patterns in this lifetime are results from patterns in other lifetimes.
You get what anybody gets – you get a lifetime.
Arab civilization has collapsed. It wonвЂ™t recover in my lifetime.
You know, the squeaky wheel gets the oil, and my parents had spent a lifetime not making any noise, and I was like, what happens if I do this? What happens if I rock this? What then, you know? Will anybody listen?
We cannot, in a moment, get rid of habits of a lifetime.
Many of us will endure a lifetime following others. Institutionalisation suits many but not all. Some of us thrive beyond those boundaries.
Bill Clinton is the greatest president of my lifetime. Period.
If I get the forty additional years statisticians say are likely coming to me, I could fit in at least one, maybe two new lifetimes. Sad that only one of those lifetimes can include being the mother of young children.
All she had needed was the certainty of his love, and his reassurance that there was no hurry when a lifetime lay ahead of them.
A number of people who are interested in computers in this lifetime programmed computers in Atlantis.
There’s the kind of people like me, who spent years in India, have learned Sanskrit, have done this work deeply – they probably say for lifetimes – now interfacing [with the mainstream].
You spend your whole lifetime in your occupation, actually making life clever, easy and convenient for white people. But when you have to get transportation home, you are denied an equal accommodation. Our existence was for the white man‘s comfort and well-being; we had to accept being deprived of just being human.
I realise how important it is to use the time I have. I respect people who want to do that by watching television. I happen to want to read books. But I know I can’t read all the books or watch all the movies in one lifetime.
It’s been a huge honor to collaborate and create new theatre with new writers and to create theatre that will last after my lifetime. It’s been in the most truthful way possible. It’s my favorite thing to do.
I like to be a lot of different things at once and dress different ways and I change my hair all the time, so being an actor lets me live out the fantasy of living out 100,000 different lifetimes in one, without all of the repercussions.
I wanted, I think, to acknowledge Luck: the chance of it, the benevolence of it in my life, and the brutality of it in the lives of others; made especially savage for children because they may not be allowed the good fortune of a lifetime to correct it.
The opportunity of a lifetime is to pick yourself. Quit waiting to get picked; quit waiting for someone to give you permission; quit waiting for someone to say you are officially qualified… and pick yourself.
In a universe of ambiguity, this kind of certainty comes only once, and never again, no matter how many lifetimes you live.
Adversity, if a man is set down to it by degrees, is more supportable with equanimity by most people than any great prosperity arrived at in a single lifetime.
The soul is everlasting, and its learning experience is lifetime after lifetime.
A film needs more than you can give it in a lifetime.
One experienced minute sometimes teaches us more than a lifetime.
In this lifetime, you got two things:
Bad and good, and ain’t nothin’ in between.
Bad and good, and ain’t nothin’ in between.
You can live an entire lifetime in Chicago and not hear a gunshot, but if you go in a certain neighborhood then you can live your whole lifetime hearing gunshots all the time.
Learning to trust yourself and what you know takes time and work. You cannot expect to eradicate a lifetime of misguided information overnight. You must make a continuous, conscious effort to get on good terms with you.
Kids who don’t have moms suffer a lifetime.
If you want happiness for a year, inherit a fortune. If you want happiness for a lifetime, help someone else.
I got a lifetime trust with millions in it.
How infuriating it is to be continually born to war that continues one’s whole lifetime, even as one protests it – what futility. It is perhaps a more public epic in this regard, and carries a ritual vocalization.
There is little to be gained by seeking after the mysteries, for there is hardly time in a lifetime to master the plain and precious things.
This is a lifetime job. You don’t look at it, you know, now and then. It doesn’t really matter. When the market comes down, then I buy my land very cheaply, so I make my money on that.
It takes a lifetime to build tradition.
I never read the life of any important person without discovering that he knew more and could do more than I could ever hope to know or do in half a dozen lifetimes.
Zaandam has enough to paint for a lifetime.
Some people are just born human, the rest of us, we take a lifetime to get there.
It has no enforceable standards to stop a union from conspiring with employers to keep another stronger union out or from negotiating contracts with lower pay and standards that members of another union have spent a lifetime establishing.
Civic participation over a lifetime, working in neighborhoods and communities and service of all kinds – military and civilian, full-time and part-time, national and international – will strengthen America’s civic purpose.
I think that the big challenge of the 2020s for the country, and for the Conservative party, is to win the fight for free enterprise and the free society. This is under threat like at no other time in my lifetime. And the way that you do that is by demonstrating the benefits of a free market society.
I’m hoping that a lifetime of compromise and disappointment will read as extra depth and layers in my work.
A lifetime of happiness! No man alive could bear it: it would be hell on earth.
Playing Lord Ram is a once in a lifetime opportunity and, thankfully, people were convinced with my interpretation of the divine character all those years ago.
Becoming a Christian is the work of a moment; being a Christian is the work of a lifetime.
In America, we make a promise to seniors: After a lifetime of working and contributing to this country, you’ll earn the benefit of a secure retirement, good health care, and peace of mind in your later years. To me, that’s a commitment we have to keep.
What about self-awareness, the mysterious ability of the brain to reflect upon itself? Self-awareness can be tampered with by brainwashing, psychoactive drugs, electrical stimulation, political or religious propaganda, even advertising. A lifetime in front of a TV set may be the equivalent of a self transplant.
Throughout our lifetimes we are constantly regenerating new brain cells in the hippocampus, a process called neurogenesis. New stem cells are constantly being born in the hippocampus that ultimately differentiate into fully functional neurons.
You see people who are disenfranchised elsewhere coming to Comic Con and making lifetime friends. I love seeing the outcasts of society all bonding together.
In this lifetime you’re nothing more than you appear to be: a stupid, selfish, ignorant, spoiled little girl who thinks the world lives or dies on whether she gets to go out with some good-looking boy at school. […] I’d still relish this moment, killing you.
Torture and other forms of cruel or humiliating treatment are an affront to humanity, and the physical and psychological scars can last a lifetime.
We’re in the business of making fans that will last with us a lifetime. In order to do that, you’ve gotta give them something special.
Remember, you are moving toward a lifetime commitment. Whatever is concealed now will eventually be revealed.
Ted Kennedy devoted his lifetime to protecting those most in need, and tens of millions of Americans have been the beneficiaries.
To me, basic SEAL training was a lifetime of challenges crammed into six months.
Am I really gonna deny someone the opportunity of a lifetime just because they met me 5 easters early?
Once an individual is given a taste of the gratification that comes from triumph, and the tools to bring it about, they will spend a lifetime in its ongoing pursuit.
It’s one of the roles of a lifetime to be able to play someone like Mr. Cochran who was so influential. People knew about his work in regard to police brutality. He was very much a staple in the community – someone who, if there was trouble, people knew, ‘Go get Johnnie Cochran.’
Is there Chance? No. There is karma. Karma causes all things to happen. There is only one thing karma cannot decide, and that is how far you will evolve in this lifetime.
In our sport you’re very lucky to find a horse of a lifetime and I found mine relatively early. He’s done everything for me and I owe him the world.
But I don’t pretend I earned a Lifetime Achievement Award.
Technology is at the forefront of everything these days – communication, work. Its amazing and scary at the same time how robots have evolved, but I find it hard to believe that robots will completely rule the world. Not in my lifetime anyway.
It took a long time for me to put a smile on my face over the course of my lifetime, and my experience of what I’ve been through on and off the field.
An actress spends a lifetime observing people. You build up a mental library. No, not a library. Make that a repository.
I think with a lifetime appointment to the Supreme Court, you can’t play, you know, hide the salami, or whatever it’s called.
The Soul is repository of information that we gather during a lifetime.
Americans move more than 10 times over the course of a lifetime.
You know, you could live a thousand lifetimes and not deserve him.
We have a thriving subculture of ‘independent’ American movies that makes an impact on America as a whole roughly equivalent to that of a the modern literary novel. These are the films sincere viewers marry, whereas, once upon a time, movies were a lifetime of one night stands.
Dreaming is a lifetime occupation.
The University of Maryland was an inspiration for me, and the relationships I made there have lasted a lifetime.
I don’t think, as a 15-year-old, you’re that conscious about a lifetime career. I didn’t think: “I’m a serious actor.” I never studied acting or anything when I was that age.
Give a man a fish and he will eat for a day; teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime; give a man religion and he will die praying for a fish.
I walked away exhilarated by my success, because there’s nothing like making a difference in someone’s life, even if that difference is a lifetime of nightmares and a fortune in therapy bills.
I think that objects have memories. IвЂ™m always thinking that IвЂ™ll go to the museum and see something and have a big memory about some other lifetime.
One lifetime is never enough to accomplish one’s horticultural goals. If a garden is a site for the imagination, how can we be very far from the beginning?
We do not ask the right questions when we are young, so we miss the important answers. Now it is too late to ask, too late for the illuminating answers, and the unanswered questions haunt us for a lifetime.
What cannot be achieved in one lifetime will happen when one lifetime is joined to another.
Van Gogh never made a penny in his entire lifetime. He painted because it was his soul, his excitement. It was what aligned him with his Source of being. It’s the same with me and writing.
Life by the yard is hard; by the inch it’s a cinch. Each of us can be true for just one day–and then one more and then one more after that–until we’ve lived a lifetime guided by the Spirit, a lifetime close to the Lord, a lifetime of good deeds and righteousness.
Where did feelings go when they disappeared? Did they leave a chemical trace somewhere in our minds, so that if we could look inside ourselves we would see via the patterns of neurons some of the important things that had happened to us in our lifetimes?
One visit with a child can supply us with enough creativity dust to last for a lifetime… Visit with children like you‘re the child you ought to be more often.