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Terms Of Service
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Henry David Thoreau
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'Carpe Diem' is a phrase that I try to embrace. It means seize the day, to make the most of the present and to give little thought to the past or future. In the time that I have here, I want to love and live life to the fullest while being a positive influence on others. And I want a full life for everyone.
Men make history and not the other way around. In periods where there is no leadership, society stands still. Progress occurs when courageous, skillful leaders seize the opportunity to change things for the better.
Harry S Truman
Don't wait for extraordinary opportunities. Seize common occasions and make them great. Weak men wait for opportunities; strong men make them.
Orison Swett Marden
The moments of happiness we enjoy take us by surprise. It is not that we seize them, but that they seize us.
I've got big shoes to fill. This is my chance to do something. I have to seize the moment.
Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness, no laziness, no procrastination: never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
Philip Stanhope, 4th Earl of Chesterfield
Seize the day, and put the least possible trust in tomorrow.
Get action. Seize the moment. Man was never intended to become an oyster.
We should recognize that nationalism does not mean discriminating against people of a different nationality. It simply means not allowing such people to seize our political power, for only when we Han are in control politically do we have a nation.
I will seize fate by the throat; it shall certainly never wholly overcome me.
Ludwig van Beethoven
If you must break the law, do it to seize power: in all other cases observe it.
Mathematical science shows what is. It is the language of unseen relations between things. But to use and apply that language, we must be able fully to appreciate, to feel, to seize the unseen, the unconscious.
Learn from nature. Stuff lives and stuff dies all the time, you know. Animals and birds and flowers. Trees come and go, and we come and go. That's it. So we should all seize life and make the most of what we have while we can.
It's when ordinary people rise above the expectations and seize the opportunity that milestones truly are reached.
You're never guaranteed about next year. People ask what you think of next season, you have to seize the opportunities when they're in front of you.
I think faith is the small mustard seed of opportunities every day. For example, 'Am I going to love this person? Am I going to share my faith with this person? Am I going to pray that little prayer?' It really is a daily thing where you seize those little mustard seed opportunities and then see what God does.
Creative risk taking is essential to success in any goal where the stakes are high. Thoughtless risks are destructive, of course, but perhaps even more wasteful is thoughtless caution which prompts inaction and promotes failure to seize opportunity.
Gary Ryan Blair
The idea is not to restructure the economy as much as to seize the opportunities available that we didn't address before.
Mohammad bin Salman
Stuff doesn't matter - boats, cars, fancy things don't matter. What matters, what will matter to me, is the love of the people around me, and did I take a chance? Did I seize an opportunity to do something for people with the talents that I was lucky enough to be given? Did I make a difference in the lives of people who needed me?
There is a time for risky love. There is a time for extravagant gestures. There is a time to pour out your affections on one you love. And when the time comes - seize it, don't miss it.
I've always had this incredible sense of urgency. I've always had this desire not to let things fester and to really seize the moment, because it's serendipity.
I love life. I think it's fantastic. Sometimes it deals hard things, and when it deals great things, you have to seize them.
We aspire to be a government for all New Zealanders and one that will seize the opportunity to build a fairer, better New Zealand.
Damnation seize my soul if I give your quarters, or take any from you.
My friends, history, history calls us to this time and to this place. A solemn choice rests with us - where do we go from here? Do we move slowly and incrementally? Or do we seize the challenge of our time and tackle the great issues of our day.
When politicians don black robes and seize powers they do not have, they should be called out for what they are - usurpers and petty tyrants.
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