Overloading: Webster's Quotations, Facts and Phrases

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Icon Group International, Incorporated, Dec 19, 2008 - 77 pages
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Familiar Quotations OverloadingWhat usually happens in the educational process is that the faculties are dulled, overloaded, stuffed and paralyzed so that by the time most people are mature they have lost their innate capabilities.ndash;R. Buckminster FullerOverloading ndash; BurdenPrejudice is a burden that confuses the past, threatens the future and renders the present inaccessible.ndash;Maya AngelouIf your cup seems too bitter, if your burden seems to heavy, be sure that it is the wounded hand that is holding the cup, and that it is me who carried the cross that is carrying the burden.ndash;AnonymousLife's heaviest burden is to have nothing to carry.ndash;AnonymousLet me walk three weeks in the footsteps of my enemy, carry the same burden, have the same trials as he, before I say one word to criticize.ndash;AnonymousHumanity has the stars in its future, and that future is too important to be lost under the burden of juvenile folly and ignorant superstition.ndash;Isaac AsimovThe camera relieves us of the burden of memory. It surveys us like God, and it surveys for us. Yet no other god has been so cynical, for the camera records in order to forget.ndash;John BergerThere is, of course, a gold mine or a buried treasure on every mortgaged homestead. Whether the farmer ever digs for it or not, it is there, haunting his daydreams when the burden of debt is most unbearable.ndash;Fawn M. BrodieThe truest help we can render an afflicted man is not to take his burden from him, but to call out his best energy, that he may be able to bear the burden.ndash;Phillips BrooksBooks support us in our solitude and keep us from being a burden to ourselves.ndash;Jeremy Collier

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