Never Quotes by Leroy Hood, Hubert H. Humphrey, R. Buckminster Fuller, Douglas MacArthur, Robert A. Heinlein, Thomas Jefferson and many others.
in and never give up
Never give an order
that can’t be obeyed.
never fits the way you think it will.
I was never less alone
than when by myself.
Eating good food
is, to me, one of life’s greatest joys
, and I will never punish
myself for it.
There comes a time when the mind takes a higher plane
of knowledge but can never prove
how it got there.
One never notices
what has been done; one can only see what remains
to be done.
Never trust anyone
completely but God. Love people, but put your full trust only in God.
And now we welcome
year. Full of things that have never been.
Never go backward. Attempt, and do it with all your might. Determination is power.
. The time will never be just right.
Things are never so bad
they can’t be made worse
Never, never and never again shall it be that this beautiful land
will again experience the oppression
of one by another.
Those who do not complain
are never pitied.
Anger is never without a reason, but seldom
with a good one.
Between two evils, I always pick
the one I never tried before.
Love and kindness are never wasted
. They always make a difference
. They bless
the one who receives them, and they bless you, the giver
not direct my life. I didn’t design
it. I never made decisions. Things always came
up and made them for me. That’s what life is.
If you love someone
them free. If they come back
they’re yours; if they don’t they never were.
I’ll never, ever be full. I’ll always be hungry
, I’m not talking
about food. Growing up, I had nothing for such a long
time. Someone told me a long time ago
, and I’ve never forgotten
it, ‘Once you’ve ever been hungry, really, really hungry, then you’ll never, ever be full.’
Some people see things that are and ask
, Why? Some people dream of things that never were and ask, Why not? Some people have to go to work and don’t have time for all that.
One is never afraid of the unknown
; one is afraid of the known coming
to an end.
You’ll never find peace
of mind until you listen
to your heart.
Before Alamein we never had a victory
. After Alamein we never had a defeat
People all over the world have problems
. And as long as people have problems, the blues
can never die.
I never blame
myself when I’m not hitting
. I just blame the bat and if it keeps up, I change bats
. After all, if I know it isn’t my fault
that I’m not hitting, how can I get mad
Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence
of the human spirit
. We are all the same in this notion
: The potential for greatness
lives within each of us.
Never was anything great achieved without danger.
I will never be happy
without having someone. Going to sleep
alone kills me.
Everyone wants to say they hate lawyers
, and yet I’ve never met a parent who didn’t want their kid
to be a lawyer
For myself, personally, I am never really aware
or anything because I am passionate
about what I do, so I have found that if you really love what you do, then time flies
Genius must be born, and never can be taught.
Love and doubt have never been on speaking
I have learned that friendship isn’t about who you’ve known the longest
, it’s about who came and never left your side
We are taught you must blame your father
, your sisters
, your brothers
, the school
, the teachers
– but never blame yourself. It’s never your fault. But it’s always your fault, because if you wanted to change you’re the one who has got to change.
I only hope that He will let me preach
to those who have never heard that name Jesus. What else is worthwhile
in this life
? I have heard of nothing better. ‘Lord, send
is doing something nice
for someone who will never find out.
You never know God is all you need until God is all you have.
On the mountains
of truth you can never climb
: either you will reach a point higher up today
, or you will be training
so that you will be able to climb higher tomorrow.
Never forget that the most powerful
force on earth is love.
Never let your ego
get so close
to your position
that when your position goes
, your ego goes with it.
What we have once enjoyed
we can never lose. All that we love deeply
becomes a part of us.
Friendship may, and often
does, grow into love, but love never subsides into friendship.
People who have never dealt
think it’s just being sad
or being in a bad mood
. That’s not what depression is for me; it’s falling into a state of grayness and numbness
When I was a boy
, the priest
, my uncle
inculcated upon me this proverb
, which I then learned and have ever since
kept in my mind: ‘Dico tibi verum, Libertas optima rerum; Nunquam servili, sub nexu vivito, fili.’ ‘I tell you a truth: Liberty is the best of things, my son
; never live under any slavish bond
Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered
, you will never grow.
I never did a day’s work in my life. It was all fun.
God sent me on earth. He send me to do something, and nobody can stop
me. If God want to stop me, then I stop. Man never can.
A sword, a spade
, and a thought should never be allowed
is happy because it has the ability to see
beauty. Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty never grows old.
If you live to be a hundred, I want to live to be a hundred minus
one day so I never have to live without you
One should always be in love. That is the reason one should never marry
History never really says goodbye
. History says, ‘See you later
Why do two colors
, put one next to the other, sing? Can one really explain this? no. Just as one can never learn how to paint
Never give up on something you believe in.
When you get into a tight
place and everything goes against you, till it seems as though you could not hang
on a minute
longer, never give up then, for that is just the place and time
that the tide
My father used
to say that it’s never too late to do anything you wanted to do. And he said
, ‘You never know what you can accomplish until you try.’
No matter how cynical
you become, it’s never enough to keep up.
It is one of my sources of happiness never to desire
a knowledge of other people’s business.
can be lighted from a single candle
, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.
may be defined
as the subject in which we never know what we are talking about, nor whether
what we are saying is true.
is a guy who never made the same mistake once.
I never thought I was cute
You can never plan the future by the past
My father always said, ‘Never trust anyone whose TV
than their book shelf
‘ – so I make sure I read.
are never fully present
in the now, because unconsciously they believe that the next moment must be more important than this one. But then you miss
your whole life, which is never not now.
Do not wait; the time will never be ‘just right.’ Start where you stand
, and work with whatever tools
you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along
Say what you will, ’tis better to be left than never to have been loved.
To all my little Hulkamaniacs, say your prayers
, take your vitamins
and you will never go wrong.
There are two things a person should never be angry
at, what they can help, and what they cannot.
Bad luck never lost a race.
I never fall down. I always fight.
It is obvious that we can no more explain a passion to a person who has never experienced
it than we can explain light
to the blind
I have never seen a situation so dismal
that a policeman
couldn’t make it worse.
The only people who never fail are those who never try.
Be the chief but never the lord
You will never know the feeling
of a driver
when winning a race. The helmet
hides feelings that cannot be understood.
We are never deceived
; we deceive ourselves.
It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed
Never make a decision when you are upset
, sad, jealous
or in love.
Success comes to those who dedicate
everything to their passion in life. To be successful, it is also very
important to be humble
and never let fame
or money travel
to your head
I am a woman in process. I’m just trying like everybody
else. I try to take every conflict
, every experience, and learn from it. Life is never dull
Celerity is never more admired than by the negligent.
You cannot do a kindness too soon
, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Never allow a person to tell you no who doesn’t have the power to say yes
You see things; and you say ‘Why?’ But I dream things that never were; and I say ‘Why not?’
To be successful you have to be selfish, or else you never achieve. And once you get to your highest level
, then you have to be unselfish
. Stay reachable. Stay in touch
. Don’t isolate
If you accept the expectations
of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome
Power concedes nothing without a demand
. It never did and it never will.
If you never change your mind, why have one?
Well, if crime fighters
fight crime and fire
fighters fight fire, what do freedom fighters fight? They never mention
that part to us, do they?
Never envy a man his lady
. Behind it all lays a living
your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight
in the eye
Truth never damages
a cause that is just.
thing about tennis
is that no matter how good I get, I’ll never be as good as a wall.
Fear not that thy life shall come to an end, but rather
that it shall never have a beginning
are many, Principles are few
, Policies will change, Principles never do.
nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.
are never dead to us, until we have forgotten them.
Always the journey, never the destination.
I never travel without my diary
. One should always have something sensational
to read in the train.
Never go to a doctor
whose office plants have died
Every man casts
; not his body
only, but his imperfectly mingled spirit. This is his grief
. Let him turn which way he will, it falls opposite
to the sun; short
, long at eve. Did you never see it?
I attribute my success to this – I never gave
or took any excuse
Choose a job
you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.
True friendship ought never to conceal what it thinks.
One of the things I was taught in law
school is that I’d never be able to think the same again – that being a lawyer is something that’s part of who I am as an individual
Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.
It’s never too late – never too late to start over, never too late to be happy
It’s never too late – in fiction or in life – to revise
I never wanted to be famous. I only wanted to be great.
I have never met a man so ignorant that I couldn’t learn something from him.
Genius is never understood in its own time.
Never forget that everything Hitler did in Germany
Have a heart that never hardens, and a temper
that never tires
, and a touch that never hurts.
You have people come into your life shockingly and surprisingly
. You have losses
that you never thought you’d experience. You have rejection
and you have learn how to deal with that and how to get up
the next day
and go on with it.
Always go with your passions. Never ask yourself if it’s realistic
You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing.
Victory is everything. You can spend the money but you can never spend the memories.
There are two great rules of life
: never tell everything at once.
Never do anything against conscience even if the state demands
We shall never know all the good that a simple smile
There ain’t no answer
. There ain’t gonna
be any answer. There never has been an answer. That’s the answer.
a life even more deeply than love. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing
I never did give anybody hell. I just told the truth and they thought it was hell.
You can’t live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay
A man who has not passed through
of his passions has never overcome them.
to win at all times. I wouldn’t give a hoot
and hell for a man who lost and laughed
. That’s why Americans have never lost nor ever lose a war.
are true that never happened.
Doubt thou the stars
are fire, Doubt that the sun doth move
. Doubt truth to be a liar
, But never doubt I love.
I have never in my life learned anything from any man who agreed
It’s never too late to have a happy childhood
The friendship that can cease has never been real
One’s destination is never a place but rather a new way of looking at things.
is constantly turning
and you never know where it’s going to go and where you’ll wind up. Following the bend in the river and staying
on your own path
means that you are on the right track
. Don’t let anyone deter you from that.
Never underestimate the power of anyone’s story
… anyone’s life.
Luck? I don’t know anything about luck. I’ve never banked on it and I’m afraid of people who do. Luck to me is something else
: Hard work – and realizing
what is opportunity and what isn’t.
No matter how good you are at planning
, the pressure
never goes away. So I don’t fight it. I feed
off it. I turn pressure into motivation
to do my best.
Friendship often ends in love; but love in friendship – never.
Never help a child with a task
at which he feels he can succeed.
What is not started
today is never finished tomorrow.
I don’t regret
what I’ve been through. I’ve had ups and downs
, super highs
and some really low lows
. I’ve been so blessed
that I could never say, ‘I wish
this didn’t happen.’ It’s part of who I am. There’s nothing in my life that’s so ugh.
Hope is the thing with feathers
that perches in the soul – and sings the tunes
without the words – and never stops at all.
, we can never truly know if we’re making the right decision
. What we do know is that wherever
we are, that’s where the Light wants us to be. It’s the best place
for us to be now. And as long as we don’t try to control the situation, then we won’t end up in the place we shouldn’t be.
may be confused, but your emotions will never lie
I would never die for my beliefs
because I might be wrong.
Never mistake motion for action.
Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy.
I’m a super-duper over-analyzer. You mix
that with self-doubt
and pressure, and that’s never healthy
someone of hope; it might be all they have.
As soon as the land of any country has all become private property
, the landlords
, like all other men, love to reap
where they never sowed, and demand a rent even for its natural produce
The only man who never makes a mistake is the man who never does anything.
When you are discontent
, you always want more, more, more. Your desire can never be satisfied. But when you practice contentment
, you can say to yourself, ‘Oh yes – I already have everything that I really need.’
time flies; it flies never to be regained.
Living with fear stops us taking risks
, and if you don’t go out on the branch
, you’re never going to get the best fruit.
Been in this game
one-hundred years, but I see new ways
to lose ’em I never knew existed before.
I never feel lonely
if I’ve got a book – they’re like old friends
. Even if you’re not reading them over and over again, you know they are there. And they’re part of your history. They sort of tell a story about your journey through life
that children never listen to you; worry that they are always watching you.
Never give up. Today is hard, tomorrow will be worse, but the day after tomorrow will be sunshine.
I have never made but one prayer
to God, a very short one: ‘O Lord make my enemies ridiculous
.’ And God granted it.
The people who are bullying
you, they’re insecure about who they are, and that’s why they’re bullying you. It never has to do with the person they’re bullying. They desperately
want to be loved and be accepted
, and they go out of their way to make people feel unaccepted so that they’re not alone
, by my life and my love of it, that I will never live for the sake
of another man
, nor ask another man to live for mine.
Great things in business are never done by one person. They’re done by a team of people.
You should learn from your competitor
, but never copy
. Copy and you die.
Nothing you do for children is ever wasted. They seem
not to notice
, averting our eyes, and they seldom offer thanks
, but what we do for them is never wasted.
The game has its ups and downs, but you can never lose focus of your individual goals
and you can’t let yourself be beat
because of lack of effort.
I understood at a very early age
that in nature, I felt everything I should feel in church
but never did. Walking in the woods
, I felt in touch with the universe
and with the spirit of the universe.
I never took a day off in my twenties
. Not one. And I’m still fanatical, but now I’m a little less fanatical.
Don’t hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft.
I believe that if you work hard and you never get to enjoy it then what’s the point. You can’t take any of this with you, the money or nothing. The only thing you can take is experiences
, memories and good times
, so I like to get amongst
it as much as I can.
Never do a wrong thing
to make a friend or to keep one.
The heart that has truly loved never forgets
, But as truly loves on to the close.
My life has been full of terrible misfortunes
most of which never happened.
The soul never thinks without a picture.
The place where you made your stand never mattered
. Only that you were there… and still on your feet
We never fail when we try to do our duty
, we always fail when we neglect to do it.
I’m a hacker, but I’m the good kind of hackers
. And I’ve never been a criminal.
We can never obtain
peace in the outer
world until we make peace with ourselves.
Hold yourself responsible
for a higher standard
than anybody expects of you. Never excuse yourself.
The most important lesson that I have learned is to trust God in every circumstance
of times we go through different trials
God’s plan seems like it doesn’t make any sense at all. God is always in control and he will never leave
You’re never a loser
until you quit trying.
love, is like the morning dew
, Whose short refresh
for a time, but till the sun doth show
And straight is gone, as it had never been.
It’s good to be selfish. But not so self-centered
that you never listen to other people.
I never worry about action, but only inaction
Never think there is anything impossible
for the soul. It is the greatest heresy
to think so. If there is sin, this is the only sin; to say that you are weak, or others are weak.
You are never too young to learn, never too old to change.
You can never quit. Winners never quit, and quitters never win.
Never let the fear of striking
out get in your way.
There is no such thing as perpetual tranquillity
of mind while we live here
; because life itself is but motion, and can never be without desire, nor without fear, no more than without sense.
Art can never exist
Never do things others can do and will do if there are things others cannot do or will not do.
If your only goal is to become rich
, you will never achieve it.
Art is the window
to man’s soul. Without it, he would never be able to see beyond his immediate world; nor could the world see the man within.
Blessed are the hearts
that can bend; they shall never be broken
Good, better, best. Never let it rest. ‘Til your good is better and your better is best.
are a symbol of what makes our nation great, and we must never forget all they have done to ensure our freedom.
Never, ever underestimate the importance
of having fun.
If you are a leader, you should never forget that everyone needs encouragement
. And everyone who receives it – young or old, successful or less-than-successful, unknown or famous – is changed by it.
There never is a good time for tough decisions
. There will always be an election or something else. You have to pick courage and do it. Governance
is about taking tough, even unpopular
I’m living a dream I never want to wake
There’s no tragedy in life like the death of a child. Things never get back
to the way they were.
Your victory is right around the corner
. Never give up.
The spirit of envy can destroy; it can never build.
Never give up. Never give in. Never become hostile
… Hate is too big a burden
Even after all this time, the sun never says to the earth, ‘You owe
me.’ Look what happens with a love like that. It lights the whole sky.
I’ve never been cool – and I don’t care
Life must be lived and curiosity
. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life.
Let us never know what old age is. Let us know the happiness time brings
, not count the years.
Better to trust the man who is frequently
than the one who is never in doubt.
It is a good rule in life never to apologize
. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage
Love is a really scary
thing, and you never know what’s going to happen. It’s one of the most beautiful things
in life, but it’s one of the most terrifying
. It’s worth the fear because you have more knowledge
, experience, you learn from people, and you have memories.
Everyone has an invisible
sign hanging from their neck
saying, ‘Make me feel important.’ Never forget this message
when working with people.
If you never try, you’ll never know what you are capable of.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
You can’t reverse
fame. You can lose all the money, but you’ll never lose people knowing
The time for action is now. It’s never too late to do something.
God gave me life to continue to do things that I would never have done.
Keep a cool head and maintain
a low profile
. Never take the lead – but aim to do something big.
There was never a child so lovely
but his mother was glad to get him to sleep.
If you carry your childhood with you, you never become older.
happiness renders men stern
, and that happiness is never communicated. True happiness renders them kind and sensible
, and that happiness is always shared.
If your only intent
is to be seen, you’ll never be seen. If your intent is to be happy, comfortable, genuine
, and true in craft
, you’re destined
to be noticed.
Many big and small things
happen in our lives, almost
on daily basis
, and I hope that everyone would not lose the trust that they have in themselves, and never lose positive attitude
Life is never fair
, and perhaps it is a good thing
for most of us that it is not.
I put a lot of pressure on myself. I think something’s not good enough
, and I won’t stop until I feel like I’ve made it
. I’m never satisfied.
, but if you do, work on in despair.
Nature never did betray the heart that loved her.
Never look down on anybody unless you’re helping him up.
I am not bisexual
. I am not gay
. I have never had sex with men.
You can never underestimate the stupidity of the general
Never forget what a person says to you when they are angry.
I never smile unless I mean it.
The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down.
If the whole universe has no meaning
, we should never have found out that it has no meaning: just as, if there were no light in the universe and therefore no creatures with eyes, we should never know it was dark
. Dark would be without meaning.
I’ve never known any trouble
than an hour’s reading didn’t assuage.
Life is never easy for those who dream.
I think that I shall never see a billboard lovely as a tree. Perhaps, unless the billboards
fall, I’ll never see a tree at all.
Never regret yesterday. Life is in you today and you make your tomorrow.
I never saw
a wild thing sorry
for itself. A small bird
will drop frozen
dead from a bough without ever having felt sorry for itself.
Never put off till tomorrow what you can do the day after tomorrow.
Where I am, I don’t know, I’ll never know, in the silence
you don’t know, you must go on, I can’t go on, I’ll go on.
It’s true hard work never killed anybody, but I figure
, why take the chance?
Money has never made man happy, nor will it, there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness. The more of it one has the more one wants.
I never desired
. What pleased
them, I did not learn; and what I knew was far removed from their understanding.
I knew I belonged
to the public and to the world, not because I was talented
or even beautiful, but because I had never belonged to anything or anyone else
It’s never going to be a smooth sailing
ship, there’s going to be ups and downs and I think one of the most important things
to understand is not to ride
the highs too high and ride the lows too low – it is a marathon
and if you can just try to steady
the ship as you go.
Change is never easy, and it often creates discord
, but when people come together
for the good of humanity and the Earth, we can accomplish great things.
Never put off till tomorrow what you can do the day after tomorrow.
When we do the best
that we can, we never know what miracle
is wrought in our life, or in the life of another.
The one thing we can never get enough of is love. And the one thing
we never give enough is love.
If you have to ask what jazz is, you’ll never know.
There has never been a protracted war from which a country has benefited.
There was never a night or a problem that could defeat sunrise or hope.
We all have a tendency
to avoid our weaknesses
. When we do that, we never progress or get any better.
It’s the job that’s never started as takes longest to finish
Sleep is good, death is better; but of course, the best thing would to have never been born at all.
You will never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it.
Being happy never goes out of style
Determine never to be idle
. No person will have occasion
to complain of the want of time who never loses
any. It is wonderful how much
may be done if we are always doing.
You will find something more in woods than in books
will teach you that which you can never learn from masters
You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
I’m convinced of this: Good done anywhere is good done everywhere
. For a change, start by speaking to people rather than walking
by them like they’re stones that don’t matter. As long as you’re breathing
, it’s never too late to do some good.
long ago never to walk in anyone’s shadow; if I fail, or if I succeed at least I did as I believe.
Writing in a diary is a really strange experience for someone like me
. Not only because I’ve never written anything before, but also because it seems to me that later on neither I nor anyone else will be interested
in the musings
of a thirteen-year-old schoolgirl
Never confuse the size
of your paycheck
with the size of your talent.