Loses Quotes

Loses Quotes by Steven Erikson, Orson Welles, Jay Leno, Sri Sri Ravi Shankar, Manfred Rommel, Jerry Rice and many others.

Not even the lichen of the tundra is at peace. All is struggle, all is war for dominance. Those who lose, vanish. -And we’re no different you’re saying- We are, soldier. We possess the privilege of choice. The gift of foresight. Though often we come too late in acknowledging responsibilities….
Man is a rational animal who always loses his temper when called upon to act in accordance with the dictates of reason.
Facebook has revealed their estimated net worth – $96 billion. That’s almost as much money as businesses lose every year from their employees wasting time looking at Facebook.
When people lose faith in the natural goodness of the human character, the lack of trust in spiritual goodness, that is one reason why corruption has become so widespread today.
I remember when I was in the prisoner camp, I was a French prisoner. And I saw the first photograph from the concentration camps, and we discussed it with other prisoners. And our feeling was we did not only lose the war, we lost also our honor.
When you begin to lose the fire a little bit and if you’re not giving 100 percent out there, then it’s time for you to leave because you’ll end up getting hurt – I want to be able to walk away on top.
Joke number 1, I have a bit of a problem with jokes, bit of a handicap for a comedian obviously, um, I tend to bail out of the joke, I lose commitment in it, I’ll give you an example: Three blokes go into a pub. One of them is a little bit stupid and the whole scene unfolds with a tedious inevitability.
When Christians start thinking about Jesus, things start breaking down, they lose their faith. It’s perfectly possible to go to church every Sunday and not ask any questions, just because you like it as a way of life. They fear that if they ask questions they’ll lose their Christ, the very linchpin of their religion.
In humility is the greatest freedom. As long as you have to defend the imaginary self that you think is important, you lose your peace of heart.
Certainly the worker has nothing to lose by a change from government and capitalism to a condition of no government, of anarchy.
The idea of what it is like to lose everything is awful.
The worst thing that can happen to you as an artist is for you to lose faith in yourself.
Ann Magnuson
For every monarchy overthrown the sky becomes less brilliant, because it loses a star. A republic is ugliness set free.
Even though your responsibilities increase when you become a manager, you lose some of the rights or freedoms you may have enjoyed in the past.
A sort of moral blackmail is exerted from both poles. The underclass, one gathers, should be dulled with charity and welfare provision lest it turn nasty. The upper class must likewise be conciliated by vast handouts, lest it lose the “incentive” to go on generating wealth.
Ignoring the mind is a beautiful sadhana. This is what many of the sages did. They ignored the mind out of existence. It loses its influence and its potency when it is ignored.
We continue to adhere to a common-sense view of riskhow much we can lose and the probability of losing it. While this perspective may seem over simplisticor even hopelessly outdated, we believe it provides a vital clarity about the true risks in investing.
You ought to be extremely cautious, watchful, jealous of your liberty; for instead of securing your rights, you may lose them forever.
There are victories of the soul and spirit. Sometimes, even if you lose, you win.
For me, the photography, in its purest form, is a variant of the fable. Another way of saving the appearances – a way of signifying, through this fabulous capture, that this supposed real world is always about to lose its meaning and its reality.
[Republicans] swapped principle for power. They ended up with neither. They deserved to lose.
When food becomes the enemy, every time we lose the fight we not only gain weight, but lose our self-esteem as well.
At a certain point, if you chase two rabbits, you lose them both.
Memoir … satisfies our need for gossip and intimacy, for testimony and confessional, and in this world of spin, offers a truthful account of what it means to succeed or fail, to love and lose, to break your heart and mend it again.
Modern man thinks he loses something – time – when he does not do things quickly. Yet he does not know what to do with the time he gains, except kill it.
With any kind of artistic thing, it’s a muscle, like any athlete, and the moment you’re not doing it, you lose all confidence. That’s why I’m terrible with down time.
Freedom and liberty lose out by default because good people are not vigilant.
You can lose yourself in repetition—quiet your thoughts; I learned the value of this at a very young age.
Rich people play the money game to win. Poor people play the money game to not lose.
If Al Gore loses his brazen attempt to win on the dimples, one reason will be that he finally convinced enough Republicans to fight like Democrats.
Tee Vee football: one team wins, one team loses — they tiewho cares? And why?
Without courage all other virtues lose their meaning.
It is by serving God and others that we store up heavenly treasures. Everyone gains; no one loses.
Girls especially are fond of exchanging confidences with those whom they think they can trust; it is one of the most charming traits of a simple, earnest-hearted girlhood, and they are the happiest women who never lose it entirely.
What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose.
To lose patience is to lose the battle.
Government remains the paramount area of folly because it is there that men seek power over others – only to lose it over themselves.
If God had wanted me to lose weight he would have made sure there was creamed spinach for dessert.
In Baltimore, kids grow up very quickly. You’re placed in a lot of situations that a child shouldn’t be in and a lot of Baltimore kids lose innocence very soon.
Sheldon Candis
For, I must tell you, in this world where today all lose their minds over many & wondrous Machines – some of which, alas, you can see also in this Siege – I construct Aristotelian Machines, that allow anyone to see with Words.
You never lose by giving it all to Jesus.
Without self-respect there can be no genuine success. Success won at the cost of self-respect is not success ? for what shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world and loses his own self-respect.
Breaking composure, confidence, and speed in the water makes you lose the race, not the goggles that fell off your head when you dove in.
Being a white boxer is like being a republican. No matter how hard you work, you’ll always lose because of the Mexicans.
The place where you lose the trail is not necessarily the place where it ends.
Keep the faith, don’t lose your perseverance and always trust your gut extinct.
Winning is very important to me, but at the end of the day, even if I lose, as long as I know I gave it everything I had, there’s no shame in that.
Nick Newell
What was any art but a mould in which to imprison for a moment the shining elusive element which is life itself – life hurrying past us and running away, too strong to stop, too sweet to lose.
It has been wisely said, “that well may thy guardian angel suffer thee to lose thy locks, when thou darest wilfully to lay thy head in the lap of temptation!” Was it not easier for the hero of Judaea to avoid the touch of the fair Philistine, than to elude her power when held in her arms?
You should believe in your talent and potential. Never lose hope.
In the service of the people we followed such a policy that socialism would not lose its human face.
I’d rather be a football coach. That way you only lose eleven games a year.
I’m probably the worst at games. I don’t really like computer games either. And when I lose, I won’t go again but just say I don’t want to play anymore.
Politics is about who wins and loses. The rest is of marginal interest.
People are so afraid of hearing “No” that they often don’t even try. You have nothing to lose by just asking! A good friend of mine once told me, “Harv, a closed mouth won’t get fed.” Open your mouth! Say something if negotiations aren’t going the way you’d like.
Books, in the plural lose their solidity of substance and become a gas, filling all available space.
I used to be very quick, I would be able to leave the room and be back before you noticed. When you can’t do that anymore you need to change the style of how you do things. But I’m very interested in life and you don’t want to lose that.
Once you find your lane, you can’t cruise;
When you define the game, you can’t lose.
I was this role model for heavy people. But the thing is, I never set out to be a role model at all, and I don’t set out to be one now. I won’t preach to anyone and tell them how to lose weight. I don’t know any better than the next person.
Only put money in the banking system that you can afford to lose!
Do not think that if you surrender to God you will be loser. You will not lose anything except bondage, frustration and suffering. That is all you will lose.
One ought to hold on to one’s heart; for if one lets it go, one soon loses control of the head too.
My own experience is use the tools that are out there. Use the digital world. But never lose sight of the need to reach out and talk to other people who don’t share your view. Listen to them and see if you can find a way to compromise.
Authentic human interactions become impossible when you lose yourself in a role.
When you’re trying to solve a problem on a new product type, you become completely focused on problems that seem a number of steps removed from the main product. That problem solving can appear a little abstract, and it is easy to lose sight of the product.
Don’t wait until there is tragedy in your life. Don’t wait until you lose somebody. Don’t wait until it’s too late. Appreciate the beautiful people that you have in your life now.
A lot of times people start out with a lot of good ideas, but then they don’t execute. They lose the purity of their vision. You end up running around in circles.
Osteoporosis is a disease that attacks the bones in your body. It happens to really almost everyone when they get really old. But for women, after menopause, they can lose up to 30 percent
of their bone mass.
Ideally, I like to make my films within 30-40 days, because if it takes longer than that, everyone involved loses interest.
Taboos on the human heart are more dangerous than any risk we run by using our emotions. Sensation is the life of man; it is his actual energy. To suppress it is to lose creative power!
If you don’t stick to your plan enough, and you’re too seduced by whimsical notions and new ideas, you can kind of lose your train of thought and end up with something that doesn’t have a solid through-line.
It’s hard because people think they have something to lose and the truth is they have everything to gain in trying to love somebody.
We can lose so much of what we’ve gained in terms of the kind of democratic freedoms and market-based economies and prosperity that we’ve come to take for granted.
There are so many ways to lose, but so few ways to win. Perhaps the best way to achieve victory is to master all the rules for disaster, and then concentrate on avoiding them.
The better team sometimes loses.
Avarice begets more vices than Priam did children and like Priam survives them all. It starves its keeper to surfeit those who wish him dead, and makes him submit to more mortifications to lose heaven than the martyr undergoes to gain it.
Black people should have recognition for themselves and their backgrounds and their relationships with other people in the world and thus lose some of their alienation. This museum has certainly stood for that in this town.
When it comes to the internet, when it comes to the United States’ technical economy, we have more to lose than any other nation on earth.
…a private who loses a rifle suffers far greater consequences than a general who loses a war.
Paul Yingling
Children are loving, they don’t gossip, they don’t complain, they’re just openhearted. They’re ready for you. They don’t judge. They don’t see things by way of color. They’re very child-like. That’s the problem with adults: they lose that child-like quality.
It’s alright if you lose a few battles, but as long as you win the war, that’s all that matters.
This is my philosophy on all life, not just when it comes to love. All the best things are terrifying, but that’s why they’re the best things. Nothing worth having comes easy. You have to be afraid to want it, afraid to lose it, afraid to try. If you feel that, then you know you’re on to a winner.
When all the thoughts are concerning one thing and the person loses interest in other things, the melancholy begins.
Don’t give up. Don’t lose hope. Don’t sell out.
Reason thus with life:
If I do lose thee, I do lose a thing
That none but fools would keep.
Romance goes like this: Boy gets girl. Boy loses girl. Boy gets girl again. The end. It can’t be any other way.
People are fed up with the politics where candidates just rip each other apart and then the voters lose in the end because no one really knows what anybody stands for.
We live in a reward-centered society. When I was a child, my father used to say, “It’s not whether you win or lose but how well you play the game.” I used to think that was about sports, but as an adult, I realize what I create, do, etc., is more important than winning a prize.
If one drops dead in the street, friends and loved ones are shocked, stricken, but a long lingering death loses all nobility and drama, while relatives and friends await the inevitable end in a succession of weary anti-climaxes.
Alanna Knight
Nothing is perfect. Therefore, being perfect is being nothing… and that’s a great way to lose weight.
You lose manufacturing jobs, you rarely ever get them back again.
The quickest way of ending a war is to lose it.
It’s wrong to deprive someone else of a pleasure so that you can enjoy one yourself, but to deprive yourself of a pleasure so that you can add to someone else’s enjoyment is an act of humanity by which you always gain more than you lose.
The animals of the planet are in desperate peril… Without free animal life I believe we will lose the spiritual equivalent of oxygen.
The boys that lose our directioners are so stupid, they will never find such beautiful girls in the whole entire world.
I don’t believe in competition for artistic things. I just like the atmosphere of the Cannes festival. I don’t want to win anything or lose anything.
The one who loses his head no longer cares about his hair.
If a civil word or two will render a man happy, he must be a wretch indeed who will not give them to him. Such a disposition is like lighting another man’s candle by one’s own, which loses none of its brilliancy by what the other gains.
This wasn’t strong-willed, fly-by-the-seat-of-her-miniskirt Kate that I’d befriended last year. You think you know a girl- and then she goes and loses her virginity at a Mardi Gras party and goes soft.
Even though one is well advanced in virtue, should he stop mortifying himself, he soon would lose his modesty and virtue – just as fertile soul quickly becomes dry and arid and produces nothing but thorns and thistles if it is not cultivated.
Whenever men take the law into their own hands, the loser is the law. And when the law loses, freedom languishes.
Let’s say Donald Trump loses but it’s close. That could change the whole way the job of being a politician shifts – that to succeed in politics, you have to be a caricature of what a politician is supposed to be like.
You can’t argue with math, Carter. You’ll always lose.
Polly was pretty good at dieting, all right, but she was beginning to wonder whether you ever lost the parts of your self that you wanted to lose.
Be brave if you lose and meek if you win.
Sometimes it’s easy to lose faith in people. And sometimes one act of kindness is all it takes to give you hope again.
They say the day you lose your parents, you start to look like them.
Some time ago a publisher told me that there are four kinds of books that seldom, if ever, lose money in the United States–first,murder stories; secondly, novels in which the heroine is forcibly overcome by the hero; thirdly, volumes on spiritualism, occultism and other such claptrap, and fourthly, books on Lincoln.
It’s funny, you can get over the win pretty quick and get ready for the next opponent. When you lose, it just eats at you…. What could we have done? What should I have done? All those things. Just part of playing professional sports and sports in general.
Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow.
For you to win, no one needs to lose.
You never advance without losing something en passant… you lose it because you’re paying so much attention to the new thing.
Love withers with predictability; its very essence is surprise and amazement. To make love a prisoner of the mundane is to take its passion and lose it forever.
Every man is important if he loses his life;and every man is funny if he loses his hat and has to run after it.
Anger is something you should only vent in front of intimates, and friends and relations. Never be angry in front of strangers because you lose face.
Stereotypes lose their power when the world is found to be more complex than the stereotype would suggest. When we learn that individuals do not fit the group stereotype, then it begins to fall apart.
You treat a disease, you win, you lose. You treat a person, I guarantee you, you’ll win, no matter what the outcome.
Life is short and the older you get, the more you feel it. Indeed, the shorter it is. People lose their capacity to walk, run, travel, think, and experience life. I realise how important it is to use the time I have.
When one has nothing to lose, one becomes courageous. We are timid only when there is something we can still cling to.
Sometimes what you lose in the time it takes to let an actor do something that you don’t like as a director, you gain in not shutting them down creatively by telling them their idea sucks.
An awkward consequence of heightening experience when one is inexperienced, of self-transcendence when one has not much world to lose, is that afterward one cannot be sure that one was somewhere or had newly experienced anything. If you aren’t much in the world, how do you know you are “out of this world”?
I learn from winning, because it’s much easier to point out things when you lose. But I think the alternate competitors can point out a lot of things when you win.
Defeat exists but not suffering. A true warrior knows that when he loses a battle, he is improving the skill with which he wields a sword. He will be able to fight more skilfullly next time.
If people are not safe, they will not make themselves vulnerable. If they feel too comfortable, they can become complacent or lose their curiosity. They can become intellectually lazy about what matters most.
I have never made it a consideration whether the subject was popular or unpopular, but whether it was right or wrong; for that which is right will become popular, and that which is wrong, though by mistake it may obtain the cry or fashion of the day, will soon lose the power of delusion, and sink into disesteem.
You said you were allowed to lose it,’ some part of her reminded herself. ‘Not yet, not yet.
I have been a big guy all my life, I am not going to lose a bunch of weight, because then you’re like that weird fat person that got skinny but still has a big head. I don’t want to do that. So I’m just trying.
It has always been my private conviction that any man who puts his intelligence up against a fish and loses had it coming.
If we were to lose the ability to be emotional, if we were to lose the ability to be angry, to be outraged, we would be robots. And I refuse that.
I never expect to lose. Even when I’m the underdog, I still prepare a victory speech.
I like to have a thing suggested rather than told in full. When every detail is given, the mind rests satisfied, and the imagination loses the desire to use its own wings.
When God forgives a sinner who humbly confesses his sin, the devil loses his dominion over the heart he had taken.
If I try to summon back his face, the sound of his voice, and the sensation in my stomach like a key turning in a lock when he touched me, I lose everything.
So as I thought about it, the most importanttool” you can have today in business is insatiable curiosity. The minute you lose it, you’re dead.
The sudden death of a partner while expecting a child is so universally understood as awful that I don’t think anyone with any other weight to carry is going to get to same kind of sympathy – except perhaps people who lose a child.
Indian cricket fans are manic-depressive in their treatment of their favorite teams. They elevate players to god-like status when their team performs well, ignoring obvious weaknesses; but when it loses, as any team must, the fall is equally steep, and every weakness is dissected.
I think that when you live in a world with limits… when you’ve met everyone and seem everything you’re going to see – you lose the hope that something extraordinary will happen in your life
We’re too much ourselves. Afraid of letting go of what we are, in case we are nothing, and holding on so tight, we lose everything else.
We have nothing to lose by trusting the infinite power of the Self, except the bondage of our own ignorance.
Once you lose the weight, you’re really anxious to eat healthy.
The perception that Donald Trump has softened on immigration or is about to soften on immigration has some on the right concerned that he could lose support among his most loyal base of supporters, though he`d been drawn to his hard-line positions on immigration early in the campaign.
The idea that men ‘lose control’ around a woman in a short skirt is insulting to men, completely relieves perpetrators of responsibility, and erases and ignores male victims.
Team members need to feel trusted and valued, and micromanaging communicates the opposite. Founders who are prone to manage every detail of their businesses will ultimately kill themselves as well as lose the support of team members. Learn to delegate key tasks and give credit.
Like following life through creatures you dissect,
You lose it in the moment you detect.
When horror turns into gore, when you show the monster, the killings, and the blood, it loses its suggestive powers. It loses part of what makes a horror film a horror film, which is that the images you see develop in your brain and you become the one imagining what you are not seeing on screen.
Virtues lose themselves in self-interest, as rivers in the sea.
Commerce is against morality. Morality is going to lose every time.
I like all different kinds of music. I never heavily molded myself after rappers. Sometimes they say when you think something and you go to say it, you lose a lot of color about what you’re trying to say, so to me the best rappers are the people that don’t lose that color.
You and I won’t lose each other, I will always find you again. No matter how well you hide. I’m unstoppable.
The world cannot afford to lose the talents of half it’s people if we are to solve the many problems that beset us.
It’s very important to write things down instantly, or you can lose the way you were thinking out a line. I have a rule that if I wake up at 3 in the morning and think of something, I write it down. I can’t wait until morning – it’ll be gone.
As long as you’re growing in your profession and you’re respected, you’re going to stay as clean as you can, because you’ve got something that you love that you don’t want to lose.
Sometimes we are given exactly what we need. The precise people that you need the most come stumbling into your life. Sometimes you don’t notice, and this is very sad. Sometimes you lose them again. This is sad too, but not as sad. Because what you have once had together you have forever.
You can’t lose the game. You can’t go wrong. It’s not part of the plan. There is no way not to get where you are going. There’s no way to miss your destination. If God is your target, you’re in luck, because God is so big, you can’t miss.
Paradoxically, the simpler poetry is, the more difficult it becomes for a critic to discuss intelligently. Trained to explicate, the critic often loses the ability to evaluate literature outside the critical act. A work is good only in proportion to the richness and complexity of interpretations it provokes.
Any time you risk big you often risk losing big. You can win big but you can also lose big, but you have to be willing to take those risks.
Among the liveliest of my memories are those of eating and drinking; and I would sooner give up some of my delightful remembered walks, green trees, cool skies, and all, than to lose my images of suppers eaten on Sabbath evenings at the end of those walks.
Some things are sacred. Until you act like they’re not. Then you lose them
I think George Will is somebody that said recently that the Republicans will not lose, as a Republican, that the Republicans will not win the election. I think it was a terrible statement.
Until I lose my soul and lie Blind to the beauty of the earth, Deaf though shouting wind goes by, Dumb in a storm of mirth; Until my heart is quenched at length And I have left the land of men, Oh, let me love with all my strength Careless if I am loved again.
It’s my experience that you really can’t lose when you try the truth.
My approach to acting now is so different — I’m fearless because I have nothing to lose. Before [children] my identity was wrapped up in every decision — now, I don’t care.
It is simply this: do not tire, never lose interest, never grow indifferent—lose your invaluable curiosity and you let yourself die. It’s as simple as that.
If you own the problem, you own the customer. If you lose the problem, you lose the customer. It’s that simple.
Once I started looking for a record deal, I had a trainer. And the trainer told me that I would never sell a record if I didn’t lose weight.
Do not taste food while you’re cooking. You may lose your nerve to serve it.
I’m on a mission. And I know the older I get, I may lose a step or two, but it’s all up in the medulla oblongata. I’ve got a lot up there. I’ve got a lot of knowledge… in this medulla oblongata.
Basketball is a game and their primary reason for participating in the sport is simply for the pleasure they experience while playing. Don’t be afraid to lose. Have fun while you’re busy playing hard and playing smart.
The things she most wanted to tell him would lose their meaning the moment she put them into words.
When you lose a game or don’t play well you can’t wait for the next one, because it soon disappears, the disappointment.
Mind severed from body, culture from planet- to lose our ground is to lose our home.
It could be a stupid thing to say, but people should realize that it is easy to get concerned about yourself and to lose contact.
Be mindful of everything going on around you and always be on point but don’t be so on point that you lose that ability to be what it was that got you out there.
The history of the world is the history of a few men who had faith in themselves. That faith calls out the divinity within. You can do anything. You fail only when you do not strive sufficiently to manifest infinite power. As soon as a man or a nation loses faith, death comes.
I want to ride to the ridge where the west commences And gaze at the moon till I lose my senses I can’t look at hobbles and I can’t stand fences Don’t fence me in
I was not ugly. I might never be anything for men to lose their heads about, but I need never again be ugly. This knowledge was like a song within me. Suddenly it all came together. If you were healthy, fit, and well-dressed, you could be attractive.
If you cross a line and nothing happens, the line loses meaning.
You cannot have companies where many of the largest ones lose money indefinitely without someone finally waving the white flag, and IBM is the most recent example of that.
As gold purified in a furnace loses its impurities and achieves its own true nature, the mind gets rid of the impurities of the attributes of delusion, attachment and purity through meditation and attains Reality.
If you get someone who looks after himself and those around him, that’s a deep ecologist. He can talk philosophy that I understand. People like that don’t poison things, they don’t ruin things, they don’t lose soils, they don’t build things they can’t sustain.
We can win the struggle to avoid responsibility for our personal lives, but if we do, what we lose is our lives.
If god does not exist, one loses nothing by believing in him anyway, while if he does exist, one stands to lose everything by not believing.
I have nothing to lose, but something to gain.
It was close; but that’s the way it is in war. You win or lose, live or die – and the difference is just an eyelash.
The bad thing about the Bushwhackers is that win, lose, or draw, you gotta have everything you got on fumigated.
They only fall, that strive to move, Or lose, that care to keep.
What’s been important with Flickr is the community that’s been there from the beginning and the serious photographers that are there creating and sharing great content. If we lose that at some point then I think we have potential issues, but so far we’ve been able to do a really good job of maintaining that.
If you don’t value what you have, you’re sure to lose it.
You will feel discouraged; you will lose confidence in your abilities; you will be bored with the characters–and the only way to overcome these obstacles is to write your way through them. And writing always works.
There have been concerns about the long-term prospect that we lose control of certain kinds of intelligences. I fundamentally don’t think that’s going to happen.
Eric Horvitz
Once you lose somebody so close to you, you become very overprotective.
To lose what we have never owned might seem an eccentric bereavement, but Presumption has its own affliction as well as claim.
Working at the scene of the action, I have adopted Robert Capa’s saying: ‘If your photographs aren’t good enough, you’re not close enough.’ But in retrospect I add a corollary: if you’re too close to events, you lose perspective.
If a man loses his reverence for any part of life, he will lose his reverence for all of life.
I have a great objection to seeing anyone, particularly anyone whom I care about, lose his self-control.
Music is my life. Music runs through my veins. Music inspires me. Music is a part of me. Music is all around us. Music soothes me. Music gives me hope when I lose faith. Music comforts me. Music is my refuge.
Why is it that when a baby is born, we often refer to him or her as ‘the miracle of life’ but then we accept mediocrity for our own lives? Where along the way did we lose sight of the miracle that WE are?
When you post something, when you text something, you lose ownership of it when you hit enter or send. Who you send it to, where you post it, they take ownership of that information whether you like it or not
Sometimes life hits you in the head with a brick. Don’t lose faith.
When you lose your mother at 20 and then your father soon after, melancholia is part of your life.
Patricia Kaas
You can never lose what you have offered to Christ.
In the end, we have nothing to lose by opening our hearts.
You cannot lose what you never had.
Truly wealthy people develop the habit of “getting rich slow” rather than “getting rich quick.” To assure this, they have two rules with regard to money. Rule number one: Don’t lose money. Rule number two: If ever you feel tempted, refer back to rule number one, “don’t lose money.”
Do you want to have an easy life? Then always stay with the herd and lose yourself in the herd.
The fastest way to lose an argument is to lose your temper.
Let the children use it, let the children lose it, let all the children boogie.
I wondered how long it took for a baby to become yours, for familiarity to set in. Maybe as long as it took a new car to lose that scent, or a brand-new house to gather dust. Maybe that was the process more commonly described as bonding: the act of learning your child as well as you know yourself.
Tomorrow, I am fifty-two years old. And I want to say unequivocally that I am very happy to be alive, that being alive is better than being dead. And if I have just one wish it is this: that you work with all your might and love with all your heart and never lose hope and never give up.
The media does not act like they ever lose. If Trump wins, their attitude is gonna be, “Well, it’s just gonna take us a little longer to destroy him.” And they will continue to try to destroy Trump. And they will do it by finding Democrats who think that he deserves to be impeached.
I think some people, when they get a certain ego, they lose sense of whatever.
We had so many dreams as children. Where do they go when we grow? Are they swallowed up by the mundane things of everyday life? Or do we lose them, leave them behind us in the dust, for new children to find and take up?
Every man at some point in his life is gonna lose a battle. He’s gonna fight and he’s gonna lose. But what makes him a man is that in the midst of that battle, he does not lose himself.
Clear eyes, full hearts, can’t lose.
America loves a winner, and will not tolerate a loser, this is why America has never, and will never, lose a war.
My thing is, once you start to put a backbeat on your music or something that has a machine in it, you have popularity, but you lose the flexibility. And you lose a richness.
Good bands you can kind of lose, then come back and realize they’re still good.
The rules themselves are clear enough, and within everyone’s reach. But many forces, both within ourselves and in the environment, stand in the way. It is a little like trying to lose weight: everyone knows what it takes, everyone wants to do it, yet it is next to impossible for so many.
Never contend with a man who has nothing to lose.
Loyalty is still the same, whether it win or lose the game; as true as a dial to the sun, although it be not shined upon.
Win without boasting, lose without excusesinternalize your failures and externalize your victories.
I don’t expect everybody to like me. If you try to please everybody, by changing your position and your personality, every time you do that you lose a little bit of yourself.
I don’t ever want to be a person that I’m not. A lot of girls fall into the trap where they are trying to impress other people, and that’s the time when they lose themselves.
I never lose that terror of ‘this is my last job, I’ll never work again.’ You can never relax and rely on whatever reputation you’ve built.
I’m not talking about losing [agricultural] diversity in the same way that you lose your car keys. I’m talking about losing it in the same way that we lost the dinosaurs: actually losing it, never to be seen again.
When you know both yourself as well as your competition, you are never in danger. To know yourself and not others, gives you half a chance of winning.В  Knowing neither yourself or your competition puts you in a position to lose.
Good books, written by men or women, are ones in which you lose consciousness of the person writing the sentences.
Never ask advice from someone who has something at stake or something to lose from your decision. The more objective the person is the greater value you should place on the input.
There are certain people who so ardently and passionately desire a thing, that from dread of losing it they leave nothing undone to make them lose it.
Lose with truth and right rather than gain with falsehood and wrong.
He gave me something that day… something I wanted to protect. And when it was taken from me I learned how small I was. I vowed to never again care for someone so much, I couldn’t bear to lose them.
People have learned to escape Reality very well but too often lose their way back.
You win some and you lose some. Unless you’re Virgil, then you lose them all.
She wondered if literature might lose some of its interest when she reached an age or state of mind where her life was set on such a sure course that the things she read might stop seeming so powerfully like alternate directions for her being.
We lose our bearings entirely by speaking of the ‘lower classes‘ when we mean humanity minus ourselves.
I gotta lose weight. I got stretch marks on my stomach and I never had a baby. So now when I take off my shirt in front of women, I tell them I was attacked by a mountain lion.
If you give up your quiet life, the bow of Cupid will lose its power.
As an actor, the minute you start getting real in interviews, you lose mystery.
How can you lose something you never had, I tell myself when I’m feeling sad.
The ethics of excellence requires a sense of perspective. Look at the big picture. If you live for the moment you might mortgage the future? What happens if you put your reputation at risk and lose the bet?
What is normal? Normal was yesterday. If you lose a leg, one day you’re hopping around on one leg, so you know the difference.
The teacher loses the position of external boss or dictator but takes on that of leader of group activities
Never lose hope
when the beloved
sends you away.
If you’re abandoned
if you’re left hopeless
tomorrow for sure
you’ll be called again.
If the door is shut
right in your face
keep waiting with patience
don’t leave right away.
Seeing your patience
your love will soon
summon you with grace
raise you like a champion.
I had success. I had a number one record. I had a number one album. I have to make this kind of record again or else I’m going to lose it all. That’s how you end up making the same song over and over.
A lot of people hurl themselves into relationships to lose themselves, but I think the best relationships help us to be more ourselves, to bring forth our best selves.
When you lose a person you love so much, surviving the loss is difficult.
Never lose your temper, except intentionally.
Money is like an arm or leg – use it or lose it.
It’s not whether you win or lose, it’s how many people remember you when you die.
Jonathan Ross
There is a point you can definitely lose the audience and sometimes you don’t know where it is.
I have encountered in this world riff-raff and good people. I lose. I win. I defend myself when I am attacked. I take when someone has taken from me. But I beg you to believe me; I have never done an act of espionage against France. Never. Never.
Too many so-called leaders of the movement have been made into celebrities and their revolutionary fervor destroyed by mass media. They become Hollywood objects and lose identification with the real issues. The task is to transform society; only the people can do that
A Chihuahua. They’re good. If you lose one, just empty out your purse.
Jean Carroll
He could lose himself in her forever, he thought.
A life totally committed to God has nothing to fear, nothing to lose, nothing to regret.
Pandita Ramabai
In organizations where nothing much happens regardless of whether you do something exceptional or just show up in the morning, the best people lose heart and motivation is reduced near the lowest common denominator.
My mom always says, ‘If you don’t believe in something, you’ll lose yourself completely.’
Life was neither something you defended by hiding nor surrendered calmly on other people’s terms, but something you lived bravely, out in the open, and that if you had to lose it, you should lose it on your own terms.
Don’t ever lose sight of who you are and your own power.
You can tell a great athlete by, like, not how many times he wins, unlike when he loses. Because that’s what is gonna make a swimmer.
We must talk about poverty, because people insulated by their own comfort lose sight of it.
We said we’d walk together baby come what may.That come the twilight should we lose our way.If as we’re walkin a hand should slip free,I’ll wait for you And should I fall behind,Wait for me.
Wisdom is to have dreams big enough not to lose sight when we pursue them.
We must take the current when it serves, or lose our ventures.
Not being able to protect her from things was the most frightening thing I’d ever felt, and it kicked in as soon as we got together. With every year we spent together, I became more conscious that I now had an infinitely expanding number of reasons to be afraid. I had something to lose.
Where you live is important. It is where you dream. You lose or gain a tremendous amount of energy there.
War and pestilence might kill large numbers of people, but in most cases the population recovers. But lose the soil and everything goes with it.
I’m not going to read any of these magazines. I mean, because they’ve just got too much to lose by printing the truth. You know that.
And so I rehabilitate myself – staying up late this Friday night in spite of vowing to go to bed early, because it is more important to capture moments like this, keen shifts in mood, sudden veering of direction – than to lose it in slumber.
I was born on the other side of the tracks, in public housing in Brooklyn, New York. My dad never made more than $20,000 a year, and I grew up in a family that lost health insurance. So I was scarred at a young age with understanding what it was like to watch my parents lose access to the American dream.
I think everyone is forgetting what plastic surgery is for – if you have a face-eating tumour, lose a breast or are involved in a car accident, then it’s a good idea.
Americans like a winner. If you lose, you’re nothing. I’m going to win, though. It’s good for the match that Spassky has a plus score against me. We’ve met five times. He’s won three times
and we’ve drawn twice. But I’m a stronger player and a long match favors me.
When a human being becomes so still that they begin to lose awareness of their gender, and they are simply looking into that abyss where there is no notion of self whatsoever, the world disappears. And that’s really the only place to go. It’s the only place to remain.
I’m someone who doesn’t have anything to lose.
Mental strength is really important because you either win or lose in your mind.
Too much of our lives corresponds to the ‘lost-wallet’ theory of life. You lose something, spend a long time finding it, and then feel grateful to be back where you started.
Violence is good for those who have nothing to lose.
I always try to see the good in everything, and that gives me strength. Even when I lost in the London Olympics quarterfinals, I said to myself, ‘Don’t lose heart, God has his own plans.’ Actually, life just goes on; you have to accept whatever challenge you face and become stronger.
My whole life I’ve hated to lose, no doubt about it. I’ve been guilty of that since I was 6 years old, at camp. I have always played to win. That’s who I am. But I never hurt anybody. The problem is when you’re perceived as being too aggressive where you hurt somebody or do something improper.
I always know it’s Sunday because I wake up feeling apologetic. That’s one of the cool things about being a Catholic . . . it’s a multifaceted experience. If you lose the faith, chances are you’ll keep the guilt, so it isn’t as if you’ve been skunked altogether.
The worst death for anyone is to lose the center of his being, the thing he really is. Retirement is the filthiest word in the language. Whether by choice or by fate, to retire from what you do – and makes you what you are – is to back up into the grave.
In spite of food fads, fitness programs, and health concerns, we must never lose sight of a beautifully conceived meal.
To venture causes anxiety, but not to venture is to lose one’s self…. And to venture in the highest is precisely to be conscious of one’s self.
Nut shrugged. “Set had always been Set, for better or worse. But he is still part of our family. It is difficult to lose any member of your family . . . is it not?
Let us remember that postponement of tapering is only that-a postponementLet’s not lose the chance, the warning that we have been given, because this is going to come back and what we need to do is put our house in order before.
Morality is a code of black and white. When and if men attempt a compromise, it is obvious which side will necessarily lose and which will necessarily profit.
If I lose, I’m going to retire from politics, practice law, and wear bright leather pants.
I just don’t lose weight easily.
Heart-aches are forgotten, tears lose their bitterness, and like a leaf of lavendar in a store of linen, so does Memory make life sweet.
My love, wherever you are – whatever you are – don’t lose faith. I know it’s gonna happen someday to you.
Nobody fights with Jerry because you know the price would be too high. You might come out the winner, at his age, you might even lick him, but you’d lose an eye, an arm, your testicles in the process, everything would be gone.
Frank Layden
You gain and lose different things in different mediums or different sectors of different mediums. There are liberties you get on tiny indie films in terms of not having to be designed toward a marketing demographic.
When you hit send on a text or tweet, you lose ownership of it – but you don’t lose responsibility. Every text you have sent may have been saved and could be out there waiting to be used in ways you didn’t imagine. Even the most simple of posts can be used out of context, often unintentionally, and change your future.
As you lose your life in the service of Father in Heaven’s children, Satan‘s temptations lose power in your life.
No, actually I wanted to play five. I definitely wanted to try to lose that fourth set and test the waters in the fifth.
The only real difference between a wise man and a fool, Moore knew, was that the wise man tended to make more serious mistakes—and only because no one trusted a fool with really crucial decisions; only the wise had the opportunity to lose battles, or nations.
Even if you win in ego it is a loss. Even if you lose in love it is a victory.
No matter what happens in life, never lose sight of who you are.
Be indifferent if you lose your short term clients, remember they are your own worst enemy
People who are in a position of finding out that they’re at risk for some illness, whether it’s breast cancer, or heart disease, are afraid to get that information – even though it might be useful to them – because of fears that they’ll lose their health insurance or their job.
Mr. Cain would structurally change the voting demographic. There would be more black economic conservatives, and the Democrats would lose their stranglehold on the black vote.
I am interested in the notion that people can become so obsessed by their world that they lose sense and awareness of how they appear to other people. They’re so earnest about it. But that’s true of so many things.
Migration is a feature of globalisation. You can’t stop it; so every time a political party says it is going to be tough on immigration, it fails to deliver and loses trust.
Margaret Hodge
Most social acts have to be understood in their setting, and lose meaning if isolated.
If there is only empty space, with no suns nor planets in it, then space loses its substantiality.
To live your life in the fear of losing it is to lose the point of life.
Life, to be sure, is nothing much to lose, But young men think it is, and we were young.
It is better to lose your pride with someone you love rather than to lose that someone you love with your useless pride.
Every woman, whoever she is, wherever she lives, should be able to give birth without the fear she’s going to lose her baby or that her baby will lose her mother.
Who most benefits from keeping marijuana illegal? The greatest beneficiaries are the major criminal organizations in Mexico and elsewhere that earn billions of dollars annually from this illicit trade – and who would rapidly lose their competitive advantage if marijuana were a legal commodity.
Death is not an ending, but a symbol of movement along the path upon which we are all traveling. As it may be painful to lose contact with the physical aspect of one we love, the Spirit can never be lost. We have been and always will be a part of each other.
I am a sore loser. I’ve always been like that ever s’nce I started playin’ sports and just life in general. I hate to lose and I play to win.
You will always be too much of something for someone: too big, too loud, too soft, too edgy. If you round out your edges, you lose your edge. Apologize for mistakes. Apologize for unintentionally hurting someone – profusely. But don’t apologize for being who you are.
Struggling with the world and having the problem of you vs. the world is a really big problem. You’re going to lose because the world is so much bigger than you, and longer lasting.
I think sometimes when it comes to sports, and especially relationships between players and coaches, that people lose track, lose a sense of reality.
A faithless fan can make a team lose a game they have won.
I just don’t like to lose what’s in the window.
Russia has lost an empire but not yet found a role. Russia has to decide what it wants to be. And as we know in Britain, that takes some time. It is quite tough to lose an empire and Russia lost its empire very rapidly and very admirably, that is to say peacefully, it didn’t fight.
A player senses when a coach loses confidence in him. That, more than anything, can throw a player.
Not to gain time, but maybe to lose it, to see it pass.
You gotta be a good sport! So when I would lose, I would say, “That guy was better than I was; what do I have to do to be better next time?”
If he was a good man, how could he leave me? So he must not be a good man. But if he isn’t good, then why does it hurt so much to lose him?
You could play well and still lose.
Life is like a game, Charlie Brown… Sometimes you win… Sometimes you lose.” “I’ll be happy if I just make the playoffs.
We all lose our looks eventually, better develop your character and interest in life.
Today it was win or lose. But my victory yesterday and the downhill globe boosted my confidence. My record in Cortina was also a liberation.
Sometimes, people can go missing right before our very eyes.Sometimes, people can discover you, even though they’ve been looking at you the entire time. Sometimes, we lose sight of ourselves when we’re not paying enough attention.
Trading is a waiting game. You sit, you wait, and you make a lot of money all at once. Profits come in bunches. The trick when going sideways between home runs is not to lose too much in between.
Michael Covel
Being a runner means you are now ‘free’ to win and lose and live life to its fullest.
Oftentimes, people start with something, whatever it is, and it’s great, but over the years, it loses its focus or way and corners get cut. Some people are fine with that, but I’m not.
Man hazards the condition and loses the virtues of a freeman, in proportion as he accustoms his thoughts to view without anguish or shame, his lapse into the bondage of debtor.
Nobody wants to lose. But I don’t care what my win-loss record is. At the end of the day, I don’t look at it.
The playoffs are the wedge between the season and the World Series. If you lose, it means you won’t be going to the greatest sports event in this country…You’re forgotten by Thanksgiving.
It seems with progress you gain certain things and you lose certain things. The automobile replaced the horse and buggy but you lost all of that nice manure.
Perspective – Use It or Lose It.
People are chasing cash, not happiness. When you chase money, you’re going to lose. You’re just going to. Even if you get the money, you’re not going to be happy.
The GOP can’t even envision winning the White House if we lose a significant percentage of the Hispanic vote.
It is believed that the average person uses no more than 10% of his or her potential. Ten percent! We’re not even scratching the surface of what we’re capable of. We are all blessed with a continent of unexplored gifts and talents. Use them, or lose them!
I once heard that Paul Seymour said as much as winning an NBA Championship, he’d like to see the Celtics lose a game after Auerbach brought out the cigar so he could go up to Arnold and stuff the cigar in his face.
Leaving America means renouncing your citizenship, moving out of the country and leaving family and friends behind. You can retain your citizenship if you like, but you’ll still be away from loved ones and still be paying taxes. You lose all the good stuff about America and have to keep all the bad stuff.
That sort of lack of awareness on the part of an activist about the constraints of our political system and the constraints on this office, I think, sometimes would leave me to mutter under my breath. Very rarely did I lose it publicly. Yeah, usually I’d just smile.
Happiness will come through the practice of yoga and Buddhism, that happiness is not something you will lose at the end of this lifetime. It will stay with you.
You will lose what you value most, so treasure it while you can.
You know, I think He honestly does care about how we play on the field, more than anything more than win or lose our hearts on the field.
If men were ever to lose the appetite for meaning we call thinking, they would lose the capacity for asking all the unanswerable questions upon which every civilization is founded.
No one can lose either the past or the future – how could anyone be deprived of what he does not possess? … It is only the present moment of which either stands to be deprived: and if this is all he has, he cannot lose what he does not have.
See that any time you feel pained or defeated, it is only because you insist on clinging to what doesn’t work. Dare to let go and you won’t lose a thing except for a punishing idea.
Although a man may lose a sense of his own importance when he is a mere unit among a busy throng, all utterly regardless of him, it by no means follows that he can dispossess himself, with equal facility, of a very strong sense of the importance and magnitude of his cares.
It is not that we have so little time but that we lose so much. … The life we receive is not short but we make it so; we are not ill provided but use what we have wastefully.
Being second is to be the first of the ones who lose.
When a daughter loses a mother, the intervals between grief responses lengthen over time, but her longing never disappears. It always hovers at the edge of her awareness, prepared to surface at any time, in any place, in the least expected ways.
He don’t know what it is to lose, so I gotta teach him something that he doesn’t know yet.
I’ve always said, “You make a lot of money in Major League Baseball, and it’s all guaranteed, so what do you have to lose by going all out?” .
EBay may be a shark in the ocean, but I’m a crocodile in the Yangtze River. If we fight in the ocean, we lose, but if we fight in the river, we win.
I hope that memory is valued – that we do not lose memory.
I love to lose myself in a mystery to pursue my reason to an O altitudo.
One tended to lose one’s bearings in the presence of willful and persistent acts of craziness, and the more gentle the act, the crazier it seemed, as if rage and violence, being closer to the norm, were easier to accommodate.
Can you make your soul embrace the One and not lose it?
She is a cat with a burning tail, an ant under a microscope, a fly about to lose its wings to the curious plucking fingers of a third-grader on a rainy day, a game for bored children with no bodies and the whole universe at their feet.
Hillary Clinton could say she was a woman and running for president. And Sarah Palin could say she was a woman and running for vice-president. But Obama couldn’t say, ‘I’m black and I’m running for president.’ It couldn’t come out of his mouth. He couldn’t say that because, if he did, he’d lose votes.
The great thing about getting older is that you don’t lose all the other ages you’ve been.
Well, weight you can always lose, but hair you can’t get back.
Unlike a drop of water which loses its identity when it joins the ocean, man does not lose his being in the society in which he lives. Man’s life is independent. He is born not for the development of the society alone, but for the development of his self.
The quality of our lives is diminished every time we lose a great artist.
One of life’s fundamental truths states, “Ask and you shall receive.” As kids we get used to asking for things, but somehow we lose this ability in adulthood. We come up with all sorts of excuses and reasons to avoid any possibility of criticism or rejection.
To die is to go into the Collective Unconscious, to lose oneself in order to be transformed into form, pure form.
If the United States loses the economic weapons of control, it is very much weakened.
Lose an hour in the morning, and you will spend all day looking for it.
I’m sure any vocal teacher that listens to me would rather cut my throat than do anything – I do everything all wrong – but I think for me that’s the best – because I don’t think I have a voice so I think what I project would be style – if I learned to sing I’d lose my style.
Should you be unfortunate enough to have vices, you may, to a certain degree, even dignify them by a strict observance of decorum;at least they will lose something of their natural turpitude.
Some things are only real because they represent what we think. When we learn the truth and think it, the old reality is no longer real to us and loses its hold on us. The truth sets us free.
I Will Follow is a celebration of life. Sometimes when you lose something, you understand its value more than when you had it. The same is true for life.
There is no virtue in denying the law of gravity, and there should be no virtue in denying the limitations of government. … The more we glorify government, the more liberties we will lose.
Loyalty must be forged – to him, to his: stronger than iron, from experience, from risk – it can’t be bought, or taught, or promised before the fact. Allegiance must be earned so it will hold, win or lose.
It doesn’t matter if you win or lose, until you lose.
Lanny Bassham
Don’t you think it’s better to be extremely happy for a short while, even if you lose it, than to be just okay for your whole life?
Traveling is a brutality. It forces you to trust strangers and to lose sight of all that familiar comfort of home and friends
I learned long ago that loss is not only probable but inevitable. I know what it means to lose everything, to let go of one life and find another. And now I feel, with a strange, deep certainty, that it must be my lot in life to be taught that lesson over and over again.
Prepare, and be forewarned in time. If thou hast tried and failed, O dauntless fighter, yet lose not courage: fight on, and to the charge return again and yet again…
Remember, thou that fightest for man’s liberation, each failure is success, and each sincere attempt wins its rewards in time.
Those who have much to hope and nothing to lose will always be dangerous.
Tommy Wallach
Notice who is in the locker room after you lose, not after you win.
Emphasize reconciliation, not resolution. It is unrealistic to expect everyone to agree about everything. Reconciliation focuses on the relationship, while resolution focuses on the problem. When we focus on reconciliation, the problem loses significance and often becomes irrelevant.
Over the years I’ve seen people lose a spouse and then withdraw and lose interest in life, and I believe we need to resist that.
You dont lose if you get knocked down; you lose if you stay down.
Careers go in cycles. I’ve plateau-ed. I’ve been at the bottom of the ocean… You win some, you lose some.
This is a hard fight and we had better all die than lose it.
Winning is great, sure, but if you are really going to do something in life, the secret is learning how to lose. Nobody goes undefeated all the time. If you can pick up after a crushing defeat, and go on to win again, you are going to be a champion someday.
I think it’s really important to sustain your dreams. Because a person without a dream will lose his or her will to live. Even if it’s just a small dream, it means a lot to that person.
Women can be pressured to be perfect in many ways. And in our efforts to be “responsible” in every way, you might lose time and energy. If you truly want to direct [a film], you may have to let go of pleasing everyone on a consistent basis.
How you think when you lose determines how long it will be until you win.
Direct not him whose way himself will choose;
‘Tis breath not lack’st, and that breath wilt thou lose.
There was no excuse for Dallas Cowboys to lose to Washington. Rivalry or not, Redskins are a bad team.
If you can give it, I can take it
‘Cause if this heart is gonna break it’s gonna take a lot to break it
I know tonight, somebody’s gonna win the fight
So if you’re so tough, come on and prove it
Your heart is down for the count and you know you’re gonna lose it
Tonight you’re gonna go down in flames
Just like Jesse James
The greatest threat to your ministry, dear brothers, is that you lose your joy in God.
When you’re shooting that fast end to end, you wake up in a hotel and you don’t know where you are. You’re dreaming of Singapore, you wake up in Hong Kong. Or you just lose track. It’s one of the reasons I’m staying in hotels that I know I’ve stayed in before, and they don’t look like other hotels.
I’ve had unsatisfying experiences, but mostly it’s about communication, which is why I make an effort to talk to the director beforehand to make sure we see eye-to-eye as creative individuals. If [good] communication isn’t present, you can lose something and end up very unhappy.
Never be shaken, no matter what happens or what others may say. Never be flustered; never lose confidence. This is the way we should strive to live our lives. Being able to do so is a sign of genuine character.
The moment that you give gratitude is the moment that you find happiness. The moment that you lose gratitude your happiness will vanish and slip through your fingers
I think bravery is when you’re willing to really put yourself on the line and maybe lose out, financially – and be able to say exactly what motivates you and what inspires you and what you find completely unacceptable in humanity and in culture.
Youth makes no compromise with life. It demands all, passionately; loses all, or wins, with anguish of spirit.
Everybody was waiting for Chelsea not to win every game and one day when we lose there will be a holiday in the country. But we are ready for that.
Supply chains cannot tolerate even 24 hours of disruption. So if you lose your place in the supply chain because of wild behavior you could lose a lot. It would be like pouring cement down one of your oil wells.
To lose an arm or a leg would be painful, but to lose the central truth of your life felt—fatal.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean; if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
Ah, if I were not king, I should lose my temper.
Never take a path that has no heart in it. You can’t lose if your heart is in your work, but you can’t win if your heart is not in it.
People have to know that if they’ve wanted to lose weight, if they’ve wanted to get their diabetes better and get their cholesterol down, here is how it works. Beyond that point, you can’t force people into changes, you have to guide them.
How beautiful is forgetting! What relief it would be for the world to lose some of its contents.
I’m ready to lose my life if that’s what Portugal needs to win. I’ll play vs USA even if I play with one leg.
Virtue and learning, like gold, have their intrinsic value: but if they are not polished, they certainly lose a great deal of their luster: and even polished brass will pass upon more people than rough gold.
There’s something very intoxicating about playing someone so volatile and someone who can lose his temper at any second.
I think where [Donald Trump] loses most hawkish republicans is when he talking about how much he likes [Vladimir] Putin. That should make any person who believe in the American exceptionalism, incredibly uncomfortable.
My nutrition choices are for my health, not to lose weight.
Suzanne Whang
If you lose Heaven, you lose everything; if you gain Heaven, you gain everything.
Never lose the groove to find a note.
When you lose, you get up, you make it better, you TRY AGAIN.
Idealism loses to pragmatism when it comes to winning elections.
You hear about bombings in other countries, or numbers like “10,000 people died” – you hear that number and you think, “Well, I saw that yesterday in a film, and that didn’t look so bad.” Younger viewers, in particular, lose perspective on reality.
A general limitation of the human mind is its imperfect ability to reconstruct past states of knowledge, or beliefs that have changed. Once you adopt a new view of the world (or any part of it), you immediately lose much of your ability to recall what you used to believe before your mind changed.
I try to busy myself elsewhere, to arrive late; but I always lose at this game. Whatever I do, I find myself there, with nothing to do, punctual, even ahead of time.
It is not enough to merely defend democracy. To defend it may be to lose it; to extend it is to strengthen it. Democracy is not property; it is an idea.
I’m so proud the fans still sing my name, but I fear tomorrow they will stop. I fear it because I love it. And everything you love, you fear you will lose.
Most Americans have so much crap, that you could lose most of it and still have way more stuff than the average Canadian.
How many lessons of faith and beauty we should lose, if there were no winter in our year!
It is impossible to have a Jewish, democratic state and at the same time to control all of Eretz Israel. If we insist on fulfilling the dream in its entirety, we are liable to lose it all. Everything. That is where the extremist path takes us.
Sage made me complete. He made me happy. He was as much a part of me as my own body. How could anyone lose that and still exist?” – Clea Raymond
Even when I lose faith in myself there is something in me that speaks through and says I am not finished yet.
Every few seconds it changes – up an eighth, down an eighth – it’s like playing a slot machine. I lose $20 million, I gain $20 million.
People think I’m an artist because my films lose money.
I always want everything read in one sitting. If they can’t read it in one sitting, you’re going to lose the rhythm of it. You’re going to lose the shape of it.
In my opinion, the King’s Gambit is busted. It loses by force.
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
RoboCop the first movie was fantastic. But even if there was no movie, the concept of RoboCop is brilliant, first because it lends itself to a lot of social criticism, but also because it poses a question, ‘When do you lose your humanity?
The use it and lose it problem is pervasive, affecting more than 40,000 Californians a year.
No man should ever lose sleep over public affairs.
A lot of times I did lose yards on a run, but it wasn’t for lack of trying.
In order to acquire intellect one must need it. One loses it when it is no longer necessary.
although I love a rich life, I hate an overcrowded life. I believe in rumination and lose half the beauty of all things when I am deprived of the time to ruminate.
Sometimes it’s a struggle to get over self-love first. Sometimes in this struggle for love, we give up, or lose everything, and we still don’t achieve love. Some people don’t even recognize real love when it comes without being called or sought.
The wise coach takes all the heat when his players lose, and gives them all the credit when they win.
It’s very easy to just shout: ‘Off with their heads!’ Maybe in doing that you might lose something very valuable. I would like to see the monarchy continue, but in a more democratic fashion.
Every civilization when it loses its inner vision and its cleaner energy, falls into a new sort of sordidness, more vast and more stupendous than the old savage sort. An Augean stable of metallic filth.
With a time-based medium like theater or film, you can’t have the audience getting restless in their seats. They’re stuck there on their bums; you have to pay enormous attention to pace and you can’t lose your way.
The deeper the blue becomes, the more strongly it calls man towards the infinite, awakening in him a desire for the pure and, finally, for the supernatural The brighter it becomes, the more it loses its sound, until it turns into silent stillness and becomes white.
Eighty per cent of teams who score first in matches go on to win them. But they may draw some – or occasionally lose.
When a nation becomes obsessed with the guns of war, it loses its social perspective…. There is something about a war like this that makes people insensitive. It dulls the conscience. It strengthens the forces of reaction, and it brings into being bitterness and hatred and violence.
I actually play sports better when I’m mad. Some players don’t play better when they’re mad. They lose their sense of where they’re at. I have a tendency to do better when I’m under pressure.
The meekest of animals will fight bravely when it is backed against a wall, for it has nothing left to lose. A poor man is more deadly than a rich man because he puts less value on his own life.
I had been very angry, angry enough to lose control; none of us are above it.
The market likes to lull you into the false security of high success rate techniques, which often lose disastrously in the long run. The general idea is that what works most of the time is nearly the opposite of what works in the long run.
one keeps one’s friends better when one is alone. The corollary to this is that one loses one’s friends, slowly, when one sees them too often or when they visit for too long a time.
Trust takes one second to lose and a lifetime to rebuild.
Sugar Ray Robinson was at the top of the boxing world during the 1950’s when it seemed that he would either win or lose the championship about every three or four months.
A strong man never loses his head in defeat or despondency.
It was no coincidence, that fear could move a person to extremes, just as seamlessly as love. They were the conjoined twins of emotion: If you didn’t know what was at stake to lose, you had nothing to fight for.
A presidential campaign may easily degenerate into a mere personal contest, and so lose its real dignity. There is no indispensable man.
This field is so spacious that it were easy for a man to lose himself in it; and if I should spend all my pilgrimage in this walk, my time would sooner end than my way.
Our Founders always wondered about how long it would last. The price of liberty is everlasting vigilance. You’ve got to be on your guard every minute or you will lose it.
When a country loses its identity, it no longer knows what it is or where it comes from and what its real worth is. So it dissolves.
Whether you win a match or lose a match, in terms of your emotions, it’s important to be pretty levelheaded.
When you fall in love with the system, you lose the ability to grow.
If we lose our phones, we lose our phone books. You don’t memorize numbers anymore.
I’m representing the people of the United States and I’m going to represent them as somebody should represent them, not how they’ve been represented in the past where we lose to every single country.
I have changed nothing, my style of play is still that of a child. I know that above all it is my job and that I should approach it in another way, but one must not lose sight of the fact that football is a game. It is imperative one plays to amuse oneself, to be happy. That is what children do and I do the same thing.
It’s a lot more fun winning. It hurts to lose…
He who doesn’t lose his wits over certain things has no wits to lose.
To lose is not always failure.
It is such an abundance of idiocy that you lose courage. That you lose hope. I don’t want to lose hope. I get through every day. I’m pretty good. I work. I sleep. I sing. I walk.
It’s important for us not to lose sight of the fact that this is a family that’s grieving and there’s been a tremendous loss. And we all have to rally around that piece of it.
Do all the other things, the ambitious things – travel, get rich, get famous, innovate, lead, fall in love, make and lose fortunes…but as you do, to the extent that you can, err in the direction of kindness.
I can easily lose myself emotionally in absolute Hollywood garbage.
You can’t win unless you learn how to lose.
When you abandon freedom to achieve security, you lose both and deserve neither.
I don’t wanna gain the whole world and lose my soul.
I didn’t want to lose the human scale.
Day in and day out, your tax accountant can make or lose you more money than any single person in your life, with the possible exception of your kids
Every hero is a Samson. The strong man succumbs to the intrigues of the weak and the many; and if in the end he loses all patience he crushes both them and himself.
But we need not fear that we can lose any thing by the progress of the soul. The soul may be trusted to the end.
No phrase can convey the idea of surprise so vividly as opening the eyes and raising the eyebrows. A shrug of the shoulders would lose much by translation into words.
I love writing fiction because I can totally lose myself and I get to make up the rules of the world that I’m writing.
Pro wrestling was there, and I was good at it, thank God. I started getting a lot of offers, but unfortunately, at WWE I was under a tight leash. I think it had a lot to do with The Rock making the transition, and me possibly being the next guy – you know, the company didnt want to lose another top performer.
Be willing to lose a battle in order to win the war.
The going away of friends does not make the remainder more precious. It takes so much from them as there was a common link. A. B. and C. make a party. A. dies. B. not only loses A. but all A.’s part in C. C. loses A.’s part in B., and so the alphabet sickens by subtraction of interchangeables.
A bachelor is a guy who leans toward women – but not far enough to lose his balance.
Since narcissism is fueled by a greater need to be admired than to be liked, psychologists might use that fact as a therapeutic lever – stressing to patients that being known as a narcissist will actually cause them to lose the respect and social status they crave.
Nobody despises to lose more than I do. That’s got me into trouble over the years, but it also made a man of mediocre ability into a pretty good coach.
There is danger that we lose sight of what our friend is absolutely, while considering what she is to us alone.
Companies cannot really see beyond their current customer base. They explicitly or implicitly do things to protect their current customers. And the last person to want real change is your customer. This is why most new ideas come from small companies that have nothing to lose.
I like to watch MTV for escapist pleasure, but when I saw Snooki, I saw my twin. I couldn’t lose myself in the show anymore because there I was.
It’s easy to get on to something like alcohol or drugs so my advice to musicians is don’t lose your perspective because you will waste time in terms of years.
The easiest way to lose something is to want it too badly.
Sometimes you lose your way; you walk in the twilight of a forest; and suddenly you see an old but a beautiful house. And that old mossy house is a good quotation! It is old because it has wisdom; it is beautiful because it gives you a hope!
When you lose what you love remember to stay strong. Look out the window and remember life goes on.
In order to WIN the game, you must first not LOSE it.
I go fishing not to find myself but to lose myself.
Losing streaks are funny. If you lose at the beginning, you got off to a bad start. If you lose in the middle of the season, you’re in a slump. If you lose at the end, you’re choking
If [Donald] Trump loses narrowly, it will make it much harder for the GOP to unify. Under that scenario, the Trumpists are likely to argue that the election was lost because the Republican establishment failed to rally around the choice their own voters made.
Tyrants forego all respect for humanity in proportion as they are sunk beneath it. Taught to believe themselves of a different species, they really become so, lose their participation with their kind, and in mimicking the god dwindle into the brute.
Marriage equality is a term so ridiculous on its face that when you hear it mentioned, you would think you were in Riyadh. Years from now, perhaps we can lose the equality part, the same-sex part and call it what it is – marriage.
We may lose and we may win, but we will never be here again.
We all have that burning question about what happens if we lose somebody we love, especially if we lose them tragically. We wonder what fear was going on, we wonder if we could have reached out and touched them, held their hand, looked in their eyes, been there.
“I would like to apologize” may sound like an apology, but it is no more an actual apology than saying “I would like to lose weight” makes you suddenly slimmer.
I lose all track of time on that level. I used to have a really good sense of time. I didn’t need a clock to play, and I had a sense of when five, ten, twenty minutes had passed. Now I can only play with a clock.
Don’t compare yourself to others. That’s when you start to lose confidence in yourself.
My epiphany came in that police cell: I realized I was about to lose everything and it didn’t bother me, not in the slightest. I’d come to hate cycling because I blamed it for the lie I was living.
A minuscule 4 percent of funds produce market-beating after-tax results with a scant 0.6 percent (annual) margin of gain. The 96 percent of funds that fail to meet or beat the Vanguard 500 Index Fund lose by a wealth-destroying margin of 4.8 percent per annum.
Hold it the greatest sin to prefer existence to honour, and for the sake of life to lose the reasons for living.
In courtship, who wins and who loses will determine who passes on their DNA to tomorrow.
If nature does not ratify law, then all the virtues may lose their sway.
I was called a feminist, and what I heard was, ‘You are an angry, sex-hating, man-hating victim lady person.’ This caricature is how feminists have been warped by the people who fear feminism most, the same people who have the most to lose when feminism succeeds.
To think of losing is to lose already.
I’ve lost a hand, a father, a son, a sister, and a lover, and soon enough I will lose a brother. And yet they keep telling me House Lannister won this war.
To reason about love is to lose reason.
Stanislas de Boufflers
If you have been healed or saved or blessed through TBN and have not contributed to (the) station, you are robbing God and will lose your reward in heaven.
I think you lose your innocence when you have kids, because the world suddenly becomes a much more dangerous place.
Know how to win and how to lose and be able to handle adversity.
If I am what I have and if I lose what I have who then am I?
I like the songs to appear very simple and to flow by without any kind of hiccup, but there has to be this impression of other currents underneath. Like if the songs aren’t, on some level, multidimensional, we lose interest in them.
What e’er you are
That in this desert inaccessible,
Under the shade of melancholy boughs,
Lose and neglect the creeping hours of time.
literature will lose, sunlight will win, don’t worry.
Mostly what you lose with time, in memory, is the specificity of things, their exact sequence. It all runs together, becomes a watery soup. Portmanteau days, imploded years. Like a bad actor, memory always goes for effect, abjuring motivation, consistency, good sense.
There’s so many people who move around our country and lose track of their own ancestry. It’s nice to know where you come from.
If you’re not doing what is best for your body, you are the one who lose.
One moment I’m perfectly fine and the next I feel a wave of nausea, then panic. Then I can’t catch my breath and I know I’m about to lose control and all I want to do is escape. Except that the one thing I can’t escape from is the very thing I want to run away from… me.
Victories and defeats form part of everyone’s life – everyone, that is, except cowards, as you call them, because they never lose or win.
In war, as it is waged now, with the enormous losses on both sides, both sides will lose. It is a form of mutual suicide.
To lose the touch of flowers and women’s hands is the supreme separation.
If we lose our Money, it gives us some Concern. If we are cheated or robb’d of it, we are angry: But Money lost may be found; what we are robb’d of may be restored: The Treasure of Time once lost, can never be recovered; yet we squander it as tho’ ’twere nothing worth, or we had no Use for it.
Tis the gift to be gentle, ’tis the gift to be fair, ’Tis the gift to wake and breathe the morning air, To walk every day in the path that we choose, Is the gift that we pray we will never never lose.
In basketball, you can be the greatest individual player in the world and still lose every game, because a team will always beat an individual.
I find nothing so singular to life as that everything appears to lose its substance the instant one actually grapples with it.
There are times in politics when you must be on the right side and lose.
When one loses, it’s easy to focus on the refereeing decisions.
People do lose weight on an Atkins diet. The reason they lose weight is because of calorie reduction. If a person’s caloric intake has not fallen, if they are really shoveling in the steak, they don’t lose weight.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel faces a critical test in her political career. Merkel has been under increasing pressure over the European migrant crisis, and recent polls suggest Angela Merkel, who’s been the German leader for more than a decade, could lose an election in her political home state.
So what if America loses its empire? We never should have had one in the first place.
When you lose someone, you don’t lose them all at once. You lose them in pieces over time.
Simon Birch
In England it is enough for a man to try and produce any serious, beautiful work to lose all his rights as a citizen.
If you play angry, you lose what you’re supposed to do. On defense we just read our keys and play fast.
When Sunday loses its fundamental meaning and becomes subordinate to a secular concept of weekend dominated by such things as entertainment and sport, people stay locked within a horizon so narrow that they can no longer see the heavens.
…if reality is hard and flat and unjust, then it’s better to adjust to what really is than to complain that it isn’t what you wish. That was what made me lose faith….. But having lost it, soon I doubted my lack of faith. There were niggling hints of meaning everywhere.
Let us never lose hope! God loves us always, even with our mistakes and sins.
God is watching us, but He loves us so much that He can’t take His eyes off us. We may lose sight of God, but He never loses sight of us.
Madness is always fascinating, for it reveals the ungluing we all secretly fear: the mind taking off from the body, the possibility that the magnet that attaches us to a context in the world can lose its grip.
I’d lose weight if I was an actress and had to play a role where you’re supposed to be 40 lbs lighter, but weight has nothing to do with my career. Even when I was signing a contract, most of the industry knew if anyone ever dared say lose weight to me, they wouldn’t be working with me.
I place my hands over her ears and tip her head back, and kiss her, and try to put my heart into hers, for safekeeping, in case I lose it again.
If the choice were made, one for us to lose our sovereignty and become a member of the Commonwealth or remain with our sovereignty and lose the membership of the Commonwealth, I would say let the Commonwealth go.
I think that once you lose your fear, and understand that your position is God-given, then, if you lose your fear of what man can do, it enables you to do some things that God wants you to do.
All that is needed is money and a candidate who can be coached to look sincere. Political principles and plans for specific action have come to lose most of their importance. The personality of the candidate, the way he is projected by the advertising experts, are the things that really matter.
We’ve got a lot to gain and nothing to lose.
The movie says, You can lose your job and your way and still rescue yourself. ‘Larry Crowne’ creates a self-excavated utopia, and I love that idea, that message.
Subjection to fear is weakness, bondage, feverish unrest. To be afraid is to have no soul that we can call our own; it is to be at the beck and call of alien powers, to be chained and driven and tormented; it is to lose the life itself in the anxious care to keep it.
It’s better to be an octopus than a fish. If an octopus loses a tentacle to a predator, the octopus will survive with seven tentacles left for itself.
When truth is discovered by someone else, it loses something of its attractiveness.
I think the worst thing that can happen to a good actor is fame.
Pain and guilt can’t be taken away with the wave of a magic wand. They’re the things we carry with us, the things that make us who we are. If we lose them, we lose ourselves. I don’t want my pain taken away! I need my pain!
Each morning is a new beginning of our life. Each day is a finished whole. The present day marks the boundary of our cares and concerns. It is long enough to find God or lose Him, to keep faith or fall into disgrace.
So, I never lose a sense of the whimsical and perilous charm of daily life, with its meetings and words and accidents.
Our freedom to discipline ourselves is a freedom we can lose if we don’t use it.
…They cannot escape their history any more than you yourself can lose your shadow.
It is better to win the peace and to lose the war.
Something can happen in your life, and you might want and need something different from your spouse. Most people forget that you have to create relationships. The allure of the first years settles down, and at that moment, you better start creating it; otherwise, you’re going to lose out.
I’m already crazy. I’m a fearless person. I think it creeps up on you. I don’t think it can be stopped. If my destiny is to lose my mind because of fame, then that’s my destiny. But my passion still means more than anything.
That’s the good part of dying; when you’ve nothing to lose, you run any risk you want.
Indecision is the most unsexy thing on the planet. I don’t know if I’m sexy but I think decisiveness is sexy. I also lose trust and faith in them when I realise I’m a bit on my own and that’s a very disheartening feeling.
If I lose you, I lose everything
People rarely win wars, governments rarely lose them. People get killed. Governments moult and regroup, hydra-headed. They use flags first to shrink-wrap people’s minds and smother thought, and then as ceremonial shrouds to bury their willing dead.
If we lose our hope, that’s our real disaster!
Concentrate on the correct movement each time you exercise, lest you do them improperly and thus lose all the vital benefits. Correctly executed and mastered to the point of subconscious reaction, these exercises will reflect grace and balance in your routine activities.
I think that when somebody loses a bet, they tend to sometimes confuse their motives in rooting and enjoying the game because if you lose your bet, even though the team you’re rooting for wins, you have a potentially conflicted outcome.
Wanna lose 1200 Calories a month? Drink a liter of ice water a day. You burn the energy just raising the water to body temp.
Love yourself – Do it now! Don’t wait until you get well or lose the weight, or get the new job, or the new relationship.
Even today every year we lose an awful lot of young people, teenagers, who take their own lives because they’re – they are gay or transgender.
When raindrops hit the tin roof it’s crazy. That’s a metaphor, did I lose you baby?
Even if I am being conservative, I don’t see how Obama can lose.
Allan Lichtman
To lose your everyday life of surfing and being creative on waves, enjoying the ocean – that’s scary to me. It was essential to at least try surfing again and get out there and see how it went.
A cleric who loses his faith abandons his calling; a philosopher who loses his redefines his subject.
When I lose the sense of motivation and the sense to prove something as a basketball player, it’s time for me to move away from the game.
It’s not whether you win or lose, it’s how you place the blame.
It is what I was born for – to look, to listen, to lose myself inside this soft world – to instruct myself over and over.
True merit does not depend on the times or on fashion. Those who have no other advantage than courtly manners lose it when they are away from court. But good sense, knowledge, and wisdom make their possessors knowledgeable and beloved in all ages and in all times.
If man were never to fade away … but lingered on forever in the world, how things would lose their power to move us. The most precious thing in life is its uncertainty.
Perhaps we are in this world to search for love, find it and lose it, again and again. With each love, we are born anew, and with each love that ends we collect a new wound. I am covered with proud scars.
If acids win – you lose!
Don’t do what we did. Make sure it’s right and make sure it’s what you wanna do. Make sure it’s actually a good deal, that you’re not going to lose out too much on it.
Everybody loses the thing that made them.
What is divine? It is simply that which man has not been able to understand. Once you do, it loses its divinity.
Lend only what you can afford to lose.
Stats don’t matter. I care about winning, not stats. If I score 0 points and we win I’m happy. If I score 50, 60 points, break the records, and we lose, I’m pissed off. ‘Cause I knew I did something wrong. I’ll have a hell of a season if I win the championship and average 20 points a game.
The first rule of trading – there are probably many first rules – is don’t get caught in a situation in which you can lose a great deal of money for reasons you don’t understand.
How many cares one loses when one decides not to be something, but to be someone.
Like everyone else, you want to learn the way to win, but never to accept the way to lose – to accept defeat. To learn to die is to be liberated from it. So when tomorrow comes you must free your ambitious mind and learn the art of dying!
There is never a reason to lose hope. Jesus says: “I am with you until the end of the world.
In the end, everyone loses everyone.
A woman loses a charm with every pin she takes out.
You see, all that I ever held dear has been taken from me,” she said in a matter-of-fact tone. “And when you’ve lost everything-” Her facade began to crumble, and her voice broke, but she made herself carry on. “When you’ve lost everything, you’ve got nothing to lose.
There is no point in saving the currency if we lose the country that goes with it.
We are currently facing countless hurdles and obstacles, BUT will never lose the sight of infinite hope.
Principle is OK up to a certain point, but principle doesn’t do any good if you lose.
One loses the capacity to grieve as a child grieves, or to rage as a child rages: hotly, despairingly, with tears of passion. One grows up, one becomes civilized, one learns one’s manners, and consequently can no longer manage these two functionssorrow and anger – adequately.
When I am writing, I am trying to find out who I am, who we are, what we’re capable of, how we feel, how we lose and stand up, and go on from darkness into darkness. I’m trying for that. But I’m also trying for the language. I’m trying to see how it can really sound.
Two classes of people lose money; those who are too weak to guard what they have; those who win money by trick. They both lose in the end.
[While voicing cartoons] you have to lose your sanity and inhibitions and any kind of dignity and just throw yourself around a bit.
Isn’t the most sensitive point of this mourning the fact that I must lose a language — the amorous language? No more ‘I love you’s.
I think a lot of us share a fear that we and people we love will lose control of our own destinies at the end of life.
I’m still an Apple person, but let’s just say the magic aura is gone. In a way that was a sad thing to lose, but I feel better for it. It’s just a machine now, not linked with any greater mission or mystique.
The icy cold will cut us like a knife in the darkAnd we may lose everything in the windBut the Northern Lights are burningAnd they’re giving off sparks.
If you find you require willpower, you aren’t ready to lose weight.
While one may lose much because of avarice, nothing was ever accomplished by abstinence.
Isuna Hasekura
Granted, I could go out and lose everything (by) gambling and drinking, but there’s no sense in denying it. It’s in my blood.
In religious matters a traveller loses nothing by civility.
You are an individual, and you came here on your own as a child, and you will die on your own. The fact that you may live in a community or with your family does not change the solitude of your spiritual journey. By cluttering your life with many things, you soon lose sight of who you are and what you came for.
There’s also a lot of punch you get from doing an extreme closeup and have it just be that image with nothing around it. There’s a clarity and precision and impact there that you sometimes lose if you put everything else in that background.
I have taken so many wrong turns and been so careless with precious things and managed to lose, or break, or leave out in the rain so much that I loved.
Five thousand people every day lose their home because of a medical bankruptcy. Most of them had insurance.
President Obama had beer with four unemployed construction workers. And Obama asked the guys what was it like to lose their jobs, and they were like, ‘Oh, you’ll see.’
They have not always elected the best leaders, particularly after a long period in which they have not used this facility of free election. You tend to lose the habit.
One must never lose perspective. You don’t get lost in your success, and you don’t get depressed about failure, and you keep it all in an even keel.
You don’t get better if you win all the time. You look at yourself more when you lose.
The institution of marriage works better when there’s a spiritual connection. If you’re marrying just for the sake of the woman, then you may lose interest in each other very soon. When we marry in the interest of the Holy Spirit with the intention of serving God and humanity, then it gives a much larger perspective.
You know how when people lose their grandma or grandpa, people they say they’re sorry? They do mean it, but… there’s nothing to say. There’s a void that cannot be filled.
I was unhappy and so is every soul unhappy which is tied to its love for mortal things; when it loses them, it is torn in pieces, and it is then that it comes to realize the unhappiness which was there even before it lost them.
Sometimes you lose a battle. But mischief always wins the war
On the House side, typically the party that has the White House loses the majority in the midterms – that’s been the historic trend. We want to buck that trend. We want to deliver for President Trump majorities in the House and the Senate so that he can govern.
Thank God I don’t live in Los Angeles. I think if you’re there the whole time it just gets out of proportion and you lose touch completely with reality.
I don’t think I’m going to get so mature that I lose touch with the whatever wounded part of myself that feels the need to be funny. I’m already old enough that I realize that’s not going to happen.
Like a piece of ice on a hot stove the poem must ride on its own melting. . . . Read it a hundred times; it will forever keep its freshness as a metal keeps its fragrance. It can never lose its sense of a meaning that once unfolded by surprise as it went.
The labour Party has lost the last four elections. If they lose another, they get to keep the liberal party.
Americans are finally realizing that once you lose land, you can’t get it back.
Use it or lose it is a cliche because it’s true.
I hate to lose more than I like to win.
What finally prompted me to lose weight was a view of myself in a hairdresser‘s full-length mirror when I was seated and wearing one of the salon‘s floral print robes and realized that I looked like a slipcovered club chair.
Time does not act on memory to soften the edges, blur the details; if anything, it sharpens them. Emotions may lose their acid outlines, but not places and people, not if you wish to retain them.
The infant, on opening his eyes, ought to see his country, and to the hour of his death never lose sight of it.
No man beholds his mother’s womb Yet who denies it’s there? Coiled To the navel of the world is that Endless cord that links us all To the great Origin. If I lose my way. The trailing cord will bring me to the roots.
Supporting the English cricket team is like supporting a second division football team. I support Norwich City football team and when they lose I really don’t mind because I expect them to; but when we win I’m so happy – much happier than any Arsenal supporter could ever be.
You lose nothing when fighting for a cause … In my mind the losers are those who don’t have a cause they care about.
I heard someone say he [Carl Sandburg] was the kind of writer who had everything to gain and nothing to lose by being translated into another language.
Stupid people do make me lose my temper and most people are stupid, fortunately for me. It’s made it easier for me to make a living.
Albert Gubay
The mental game of ‘holding out,’ not eating for as long as possible, at least for me, was a really unhealthy mental place. I would inevitably lose that battle and eat too much in one sitting and end up really mad at myself.
Losing builds character. You know who said that? A loser! Guy who got his ass stomped every day, basketball, football, baseball, lose, lose, lose and lose. All right, I’m talking about me.
A true champion works hard and never loses sight of her dreams.
It’s okay to lose your pride over someone you love. Don’t lose someone you love though over your pride!
Heroes aren’t always the ones who win. They’re the ones who lose, sometimes. But they keep fighting, they keep coming back. They don’t give up. That’s what makes them heroes.
The biggest surprise has been making the adjustment after losing a game. In the NBA you could lose tonight and you have to put that game behind you because you have another game the next night.
Listening to his songs she heard nothing but bad news, still she made her mind up to try to get him win or lose.
If you seek in the spirit of selfishness, to grasp all as your own, you shall lose all, and be driven out of the world, at last, naked and forlorn, to everlasting poverty and contempt.
I picture it like Judgement Day,’ he says finally, his eyes on the water. ‘We’ll rise up out of our bodies and find each other again in spirit form. We’ll meet in that new place, all of us together, and first it’ll seem strange, and pretty soon it’ll seem strange that you could ever lose someone, or get lost.
It does not matter whether you win or lose, what matters is whether I win or lose!
You really get the most out of sweet corn if you pick the corn off the stalk and rush it to a pot of boiling water. The longer you wait, the more sugar you lose. But if you get it in the first half hour, that is the sweetest corn ever.
We usually lose today, because there has been a yesterday, and tomorrow is coming.
The more government takes the place of associations, the more will individuals lose the idea of forming associations and need the government to come to their help. That is a vicious circle of cause and effect.
We have to gamble, and sometimes lose as George Ainslie argues; this keeps the appetite for life sharp.
Trust God to take care of you in all circumstances. Do you realize what the enemy will lose if you surrender and trust God?
We travel, initially, to lose ourselves; and we travel, next to find ourselves.
Do not cut lose from your longings – for what are we without our longings?
No. No. I don’t listen to anyone except my … inner child anyway. If someone had said to me, Amy, lose a stone which they wouldn’t – I don’t think I would have listened anyway.
Walk through Santa Monica and try to find somebody who knows a young man or woman who’s in this war. Here, war is an intellectual concept. If you lose your son or daughter, it’s no longer an intellectual matter.
Directing is a mixture of compromise and perfectionism. When you lose the judgment of which is more important at any particular moment, you’re time is over. They find you out and send you packing.
We have lost, being born, as much as we shall lose dying: Everything!
In acrylics, what you lose on the straights you make up for on the corners.
When we as a society lose the ability to comment on what we see and to have an opinion on what we are exposed to, then we have all lost what makes us unique on this planet.
A German immersed in any civilization different from his own loses a weight equivalent in volume to the amount of intelligence he displaces.
I’d rather lose a 3:58 mile than win one in 4:10.
When you have everything, you have everything to lose.
You win only if you aren’t afraid to lose.
Hiroaki Aoki
I love to draw-pencil, ink pen-I love art. When I go on tour and visit museums in Holland, Germany or England-you know those huge paintings?-I’m just amazed. You don’t think a painter could do something like that. I can look at a piece of sculpture or a painting and totally lose myself in it.
And so, being in Heaven, it was easy for him to lose sight of earth.
I tend to enunciate pretty well. It’s always seemed that my voice is one of those voices that people can recognize pretty easily – which has been a bit of a drawback for some characters because you’re supposed to lose yourself in the character, but sometimes people look at a character and go “Oh, it’s ‘Weird Al.'”
If I love the character and if I love the story, and the character requires me to be shirtless, or if it requires me to lose 30 pounds, I’m ready to do it.
The sober devil can hide his cloven hoof; but when the devil drinks he loses his cunning and grows honest.
We may win when we lose, if we have done what we can; for by so doing we have made real at least some part of that finished product in whose fabrication we are most concerned: ourselves.
Risk no more that you can afford to lose, and also risk enough so that a win is meaningful.
When time is running out and the score is close, most players are thinking, I don’t want to be the one to lose the game, but I’m thinking, What do I have to do to win?
Many who confess their venial sins out of custom and concern for order but without thought of amendment remain burdened with them for their whole life and thus lose many spiritual benefits and advantages.
Being a man is the continuing battle for one’s life. One loses a bit of manhood with every stale compromise to the authority of any power in which one does not believe.
Aladdin is a good soul. He is very selfless and usually does things for other people, but as he falls in love, he loses himself a little bit and starts to become someone that he is not. But he is a person with good intentions and has good people surrounding him who lead him back to where he is supposed to be.
It is such a great fault to talk too much that, in business and conversation, if what is good is also brief, it is doubly good, and one gains by brevity what one often loses by an excess of words.
Solitude is impractical, and society fatal. We must keep our head in the one and our hands in the other. The conditions are met, if we keep our independence, yet do not lose our sympathy.
The scholar may lose himself in schools, in words, and become a pedant; but when he comprehends his duties, he above all men is arealist, and converses with things.
To lose ones faith-surpass The loss of an Estate– Because Estates can be Replenished- faith cannot-.
God, though this life is but a wraith, Although we know not what we use, Although we grope with little faith, Give me the heart to fight and lose.
She could see that to lose a sibling was hard: it could only seem unnatural:out of time, out of order, a vicious re-run of your own departure into nothingness.
If a man knows precisely what he can do to you or what epithet he can hurl against you in order to make you lose your temper, your equilibrium, then he can always keep you under subjection.
I didn’t want to lose my sense of myself in my profession.
I say, ‘Don’t lose your heart, Rube.’ And very clearly, without moving, my brother answers me. He says, ‘I’m not tryin’ to lose it, Cam. I’m tryin’ to find it.
When a man’s knowledge is sufficient to attain, and his virtue is not sufficient to enable him to hold, whatever he may have gained, he will lose again.
If one studies too zealously, one easily loses his pants.
One could even argue that we have a duty to create and pass on stories about choice because once a person knows such stories, they can’t be taken away from him. He may lose his possessions, his home, his loved ones, but if he holds on to a story about choice, he retains the ability to practice choice.
Baseball is a pretty sight and a nice experience, win or lose, particularly if it is watched in a nice park.
It’s okay to lose; just don’t lose the lesson.
Most People are wretched more by the Fears of what may come, than what they endure at present. … a manifest Contradiction to good Sense; for who, with the right use of that, wou’d lose the Enjoyment of a present Comfort, to lament a Misfortune only in Supposition; which ten to one never comes to pass.
Art without color would lose much of its purpose.
I am vulnerable, starved for kindness. And when I receive it, I lose my mind.
When we lose Fenway, we lose the sense that somebody sat here and watched Ted Williams hit.
Chemotherapy takes its toll; the more you keep doing it, you lose your energy, and it gets more difficult to swallow.
I’ve always been skeptical of people who say they lose themselves in a part. Someone once came up to Spencer Tracy and asked, “Aren’t you tired of always playing Tracy?” Tracy replied, “What am I supposed to do, play Bogart?” You have to develop a style that suits you and pursue it, not just develop a bag of tricks.
Without technology humanity has no future, but we have to be careful that we don’t become so mechanised that we lose our human feelings.
You learn how to persevere… to have discipline, you learn to lose, you learn to win, you learn how to not quit.
Ricardo Liborio
Embrace your dreams and never lose faith in yourself. Your dreams can come true if you work hard enough for them.
I live before the audience of One-before others I have nothing to gain, nothing to lose, nothing to prove.
Your life is your own, your glory is your glory, but you will lose it if you keep it for yourself. Grasp it for the sake of others.
Patience is heavenly, obedience is noble, forgiveness is merciful, and exaltation is godly; and he that holds out faithful to the end shall in no wise lose his reward.В  A good man will endure all things to honor Christ, and even dispose of the whole world, and all in it, to save his soul.
Be grateful. Find something to be grateful for. Don’t do too many things that make you feel like you deserve to lose because we do program our own computers. I believe there is a plus and a minus column and if you end up on the minus column, your own conscience will make you lose.
When you have a global mush, people lose their identity, they become pseudonyms, they have no investment and no consequence in what they do.
The scoreboard can’t make you a loser. If you walk off the field with your head up, you don’t lose. You don’t hang your head for nobody. People in the stands think you’re the greatest or the worst – their opinion doesn’t make a difference. The only opinion that makes any difference is your own opinion of yourself.
Those who listen to lies lose the ability to hear the truth.
I’m a big child at heart. I think it’s important to stay that way and not lose the wonder of life.
If you focus only on yourself and neglect others, you will lose; but you will gain if you value others as much as you cherish yourself.
America is in big trouble. We don’t win anymore. We lose to China. We lose to Mexico both in trade and at the border. We lose to everybody.
One shouldn’t be afraid to lose; this is sport. One day you win; another day you lose. Of course, everyone wants to be the best. This is normal. This is what sport is about. This is why I love it.
In the process of letting go you will lose many things from the past, but you will find yourself.
Coach isn’t the one playing. The players do that. The coach can only help with planning so if the team loses, I don’t think the coach is not as accountable as we hold him as a nation.
Every time you win, you’re reborn; when you lose, you die a little.
The Democrats can’t lose, so they got rid of Bob Torricelli, way beyond when it was permissible. The time for a replacement had passed, but the New Jersey Supreme Court made up of Democrat hacks said, “Hey, if our candidate can’t go, sure you can put in a replacement.”
We’re supposed to lose our friends to time, at an age when we’re ready to agree to the terms of having lived a long life. Not now.
I wish to extend an invitation to solidarity to everyone, and I would like to encourage those in public office to make every effort to give new impetus to employment, this means caring for the dignity of the person, but above all I would say do not lose hope.
Because you won’t get gun control by disarming law abiding citizens. There’s only one way to get real gun control: Disarm the thugs and the criminals, lock them up, and if you don’t actually throw away the key, at least lose it for a long time.
It was a national disgrace to lose the ERA, but of course we will start, and have done so, all over again. … There is no deadline for equality in our society.
Marguerite Rawalt
I’ve always wanted to be my own person and stand by the things I believe in and I thought I might lose that independence if I ran for political office.
And the mind that has conceived a plan of living must never lose sight of the chaos against which that pattern was conceived. That goes for societies as well as for individuals.
No one loses anyone, because no one owns anyone
Every minute that we lose will cost us great losses later that we will not be able to afford.
Walter Model
What man loses by the social contract is his natural liberty and an unlimited right to everything he tries to get and succeeds in getting; what he gains is civil liberty and the proprietorship of all he possesses.
There exists a “fear of freedom” of selfhood, which makes people want to submerge themselves in the mass and confession is one of the obvious means by which they can do so, for thereby they lose those traits which cause them to feel separate.
Train yourself to let go of the things you fear to lose.
In the casino, the cardinal rule is to keep them playing and to keep them coming back. The longer they play, the more they lose, and in the end, we get it all.
Perhaps when we’re forced to forfeit what we own, we lose any sentimental associations. Perhaps pawning our valuables frees us in the same way a house fire destroys not only our worldly goods, but our attachment to what’s gone.
He who suffers in patience, surfers less and saves his soul. He who suffers impatiently, suffers more and loses his soul.
In a Christian Theocracy, you’ll never be Christian enough. There’s always going to be somebody there with another version of Christianity that is more Christian than you and you’re going to lose the freedom to make the choice because you didn’t defend the Separation of Church and State when you had the chance.
I lose my respect for the man who can make the mystery of sex the subject of a coarse jest, yet when you speak earnestly and seriously on the subject, is silent.
We’re all going to face extreme stress in our lives, there’s no one who is going to escape that. That’s the one thing, rich or poor, I don’t care who you are, you’re going to lose.
I have a little bit of a belly, a tiny bit of pooch. It’s the one thing I don’t want to lose. I just like having some softness. If I lose that, then Tom might leave me.
Marijuana is not much more difficult to obtain than beer. The reason for this is that a liquor store selling beer to a minor stands to lose its liquor license. Marijuana salesmen don’t have expensive overheads, and so are not easily punished.
I was glad I wasn’t in love, that I wasn’t happy with the world. I like being at odds with everything. People in love often become edgy, dangerous. They lose their sense of perspective. They lose their sense of humor. They become nervous, psychotic bores. They even become killers.
Our philosophy has been to be fiscally conservative, so we can be operationally aggressive. We’re not using borrowed money to grow. So we’ll put up a store just to get there before the competition. If it doesn’t work, we’ll close it and lose a little equity. It won’t kill us.
Because we do not rest, we lose our way.
Sometimes you have to lose major championships before you can win them. It’s the price you pay for maturing. The more times you can put yourself in pressure situations, the more times you compete, the better off you are.
If you’re going to be a Christian, you’re going to change. You’re going to lose some old friends, not because you want to, but because you need to.
I didn’t want the public in my personal life at all – I thought that people might perceive me as too normal, and I’d lose that larger-than-life rock star persona. You’ve got to protect that!
I do a lotta trash talking to keep me motivated, to keep me to not want to lose.
Do not lose heart, even if you should discover that you lack qualities necessary for the work to which you are called. He who called you will not desert you, but the moment you are in need he will stretch out his saving hand.
I see no advantages in aging whatsoever. You become shriveled. You become decrepit. You lose your faculties. Your peer group passes away. You sit in a room gumming your porridge. I don’t see any advantage in this whatsoever.
We did not come to remain whole.
We came to lose our leaves like the trees,
Trees that start again.
He that loses his conscience has nothing left that is worth keeping.
If you lose your reason, you lose it into the hands of God….It’s the only place where anything is safe. And when you’re dead it’s only what’s there you’ll have. Nothing else.
If we lose our money while traveling, think how frantically we search for it! In the same way, if we are unable to do japa even for a brief moment, we should grieve: ‘Alas, Lord, I have lost so much time!’ If there is such anguish, even the time we spend sleeping will not be wasted.
If We Lose…We’re All Screwed.
Tony Amonte
…Basketball doesn’t care what color your skin is. It doesn’t care what language you speak or what religion you practice. It doesn’t care if you’re big or small, fast or slow. It just asks you to play, to complete, to lose with dignity, to win humility.
Activists need to get the facts right. One of the big assets we have on our side is the truth, and we lose credibility and power if w e’re loose with that.
Choose love. Teach love. And never lose your curiosity.
I always thought if I photographed anyone or anything enough, I would never lose the person, I would never lose the memory, I would never lose the place. But the pictures show me how much I’ve lost.
In assuming any office besides its essential one, the State begins to lose the power of fulfilling its essential one.
Sometimes the autobiographical link in each story is very literal, like I did work at The Texas School for the Blind, and I did once lose a mattress out of the back of a friend’s truck.
The dance is not where we lose ourselves. But where we find ourselves.
Whatever happens, do not lose hold of the two main ropes of life – hope and faith.
A guy knows he’s in love when he loses interest in his car for a couple of days.
The conventional army loses if it does not win. The guerrilla wins if he does not lose.
What does your sorrow do while you sleep? -It’s awake and waiting. And when it loses patience, it wakes me up.
If you have a character who wins all the time – well, if you have a character that loses and wins, it makes him more alive. Bugs Bunny, for example, didn’t always win.
He who fears death either fears to lose all sensation or fears new sensations. In reality, you will either feel nothing at all, and therefore nothing evil, or else, if you can feel any sensations, you will be a new creature, and so will not have ceased to have life.
I don’t understand the word ‘lose’, I only understand the word ‘learn’
One is left with the horrible feeling now that war settles nothing; that to win a war is as disastrous as to lose one.
I’d rather lose and live in Provo than win and live in Laramie
I got involved in cocaine because I needed to lose weight. I felt the pressure living here. I took it to wake me up and keep me moving.
They’re (California Angels) like the American League All-Star team, and that’s their problem, the American League All-Star team always loses.
Not to love is, psychically, spiritually, to die. To live for yourself alone, hoarding your life for your own sake, is in almost every sense that matters to reduce your life to a life hardly worth the living, and thus to lose it.
You are never to lose sight of nature; the instant you do, you are all abroad, at the mercy of every gust of fashion, without knowing or seeing the point to which you ought to steer.
When I started, these [yoga] were very functional practices, as I said, productive to lose weight, or whatever, and now it has become a very spiritual kind of practice.
If the game is designed for you to lose, don’t play that game. Play a different one.
Human beings are not meant to lose their anonymity and privacy.
It would never do for me to lose my wits in the presence of a man who had none too many of his own.
The downs are the times when you lose sight of who you are and that happens along the way sometimes…Writer’s block when you doubt yourself and you get insecure.
If you want to know how rich you really are, find out what would be left of you tomorrow if you should lose every dollar you own tonight.
Without even knowing it, we are assaulted by a high note of urgency all the time. We end up pacing ourselves to the city rhythm whether or not it’s our own. In time we even grow hard of hearing to the rest of the world. Like a violinist stuck next to the timpani, we may lose the ability to hear our own instrument.
I think that’s the only way you can ever be truly successful in this world. You have to acknowledge that it is from above. And you have to have the confidence that even if you lose it all, things will be okay. You have to be willing to fail, and all the while work your tail off to succeed.
Use “entropy” and you can never lose a debate, von Neumann told Shannon – because no one really knows what “entropy” is.
By admitting they have no contingency plan to assist the millions that may lose subsidies, the administration confirms how the misguided law is unworkable for the American people. I’m committed to working with my Republican colleagues on how Congress can respond to help those hurt by Obamacare’s broken promises.
Xavier: They, whoever they are, shouldn’t have control over our lives. I’m not about to lose you. I’ve been through that before, and I’ll do whatever it takes to make sure it doesn’t happen again.
One doesn’t lose a self, like a pair of gloves or a pine. We learn and change, or we harden into stone.
If we fail in this country, it is because we are too timid. If we lose our way in America, it is because we are too complacent. We must become conscious to the real threats before us and act creatively, imaginatively, now. We can no longer look to leadership beyond ourselves.
Perhaps a man really dies when his brain stops, when he loses the power to take in a new idea.
I would argue that in times of war, sealed lips sink entire democracies. If we don’t have access to vital information, we lose everything.
As soon as you Botox your smile lines away, you lose part of your identity.
That’s the problem with winning right from the start, thought Ender. you lose friends.
Leftists don’t leave it at winning at the ballot box. If they lose at the ballot box, they force themselves on the country or society elsewhere.
We need to deprogram ourselves. I know for sure that you can’t give what you don’t have. If you allow yourself to be depleted to the point where your emotional and spiritual tank is empty and you’re running on fumes of habit, everybody loses. Especially you.
People can be unreliable and disloyal; possessions can lose their value; jobs that once stimulated you can become boring. But principles remain steady through it all.
We must not lose our trust in the power of truth. Everything is always changing in the world.
To defeat ISIS and let Iran get nuclear weapons would be to win the battle and lose the war.
You win and lose as a team.
If we lose affection and kindliness from our life: we lose all that gives it charm.
People don’t own teams to lose money. If you ask any owner whether they would rather make $20 million and come in last place or lose $20 million and win a World Series, there’s only one guy who honestly would take that championship: George Steinbrenner. Nobody else.
I try to do as many of my own stunts as possible. If you keep on taking yourself out of the role you play, you lose the thread of the character.
She loved him, more than she could ever find words for, but this love he felt for her was not quite the same. It wasn’t so much stronger, as more demanding, more insistent. As though he feared he would lose that which he had finally won.
I’m fighting a losing battle here: I’m trying to lose some weight. I love chocolate; that’s one of my biggest downfalls. I haven‘t gotten a whole lot of chocolate, thank goodness, because I’d probably be about 300 pounds.
Dress your best on your execution day. Be extremely courteous to your assistant when you lose money. Try not to blame others for your fate, even if they deserve blame. Never exhibit any self-pity. Do not complain.