Fancying: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Nov 26, 2008 - 245 pages
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Familiar Quotations Faltering ndash; HaltIf a man aspires to the highest place, it is no dishonor to him to halt at the second, or even at the third.ndash;CiceroQuit thinking that you must halt before the barrier of inner negativity. You need not. You can crash through whatever we see a negative state, that is where we can destroy it.ndash;Vernon HowardWhat am I, Life? A thing of watery salt held in cohesion by unresting cells. Which work they know not why, which never halt, myself unwitting where their Master dwells?ndash;John MasefieldDon't halt before you are lame.ndash;ProverbWe are not so much concerned if you are slow as when you come to a halt.ndash;ProverbFormal education is but an incident in the lifetime of an individual. Most of us who have given the subject any study have come to realize that education is a continuous process ending only when ambition comes to a halt.ndash;R. I. ReesThe story of Americans is the story of arrested metamorphoses. Those who achieve success come to a halt and accept themselves as they are. Those who fail become resigned and accept themselves as they are.ndash;Harold RosenbergFaltering ndash; HesitateI hesitate to deposit money in a bank. I am afraid I shall never dare to take it out again. When you go to confession and entrust your sins to the safe-keeping of the priest, do you ever come back for them?ndash;Jean BaudrillardWhen the morning's freshness has been replaced by the weariness of midday, when the leg muscles give under the strain, the climb seems endless, and suddenly nothing will go quite as you wish-it is then that you must not hesitate.ndash;Dag HammarskjoldA leader who doesn't hesitate before he sends his nation into battle is not fit to be a leader.ndash;Golda Meir

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