Quotes of Arrival

“ If we really think that home is elsewhere and that this life is a wandering to find home, why should we not look forward to the arrival? ”

- C. S. Lewis

“ The greatest event for the world is the arrival of a new and wise person. ”

- Thomas Carlyle

“ I believe the future is only the past again, entered through another gate. ”

- Arthur Wing Pinero

“ Never praise a sister to a sister in the hope of your compliments reaching the proper ears. ”

- Rudyard Kipling

“ There is no better exercise for strengthening the heart than reaching down and lifting up another. ”

- Unknown

“ There is no better exercise for your heart, Than reaching down and helping to lift someone up. ”

- Bernard Meltzer

“ Nay, in every epoch of the world, the great event, parent of all others, is it not the arrival of a Thinker in the world? ”

- Thomas Carlyle

“ MISTAKES are the stepping stones that lead to future accomplishments. ”

- Unknown

“ In the United States Senate, we cannot do great things without reaching across the aisle and working together - and I look forward to the challenges ahead. ”

- Richard Burr

“ Great men have reaching hands. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ All prayers and hopes are a reaching-out for coincidences. ”

- Eric Hoffer

“ This is for all of you out there tonight, reaching for a dream - don't ever give up! Never ever listen to anyone, when they try to discourage you, because they do that, believe me! ”

- Mariah Carey

“ Success is like reaching an important birthday and finding you're exactly the same. ”

- Audrey Hepburn

“ You're my first British visitor. ”

- Oprah Winfrey

“ The future is not a result of choices among alternative paths offered by the present, but a place that is created — created first in the mind and will, created next in activity. The future is not some place we are going to, but one we are creating… ”

- John Schaar

“ At death we cross from one territory to another, but we'll have no trouble with visas. Our representative is already there, preparing for our arrival. As citizens of heaven, our entrance is incontestable. ”

- Erwin W. Lutzer

“ The modern woman is the curse of the universe. A disaster, that's what. She thinks that before her arrival on the scene no woman ever did anything worthwhile before, no woman was ever liberated until her time, no woman really ever amounted to anything. ”

- Adela Rogers St. Johns

“ The question that will decide our destiny is not whether we shall expand into space. It is: shall we be one species or a million? A million species will not exhaust the ecological niches that are awaiting the arrival of intelligence. ”

- Freeman Dyson

“ I'm very pleased with each advancing year. It stems back to when I was forty. I was a bit upset about reaching that milestone, but an older friend consoled me. 'Don't complain about growing old - many, many people do not have that privilege.'. ”

- Earl Warren

“ If you want to reach a state of bliss, then go beyond your ego and the internal dialogue. Make a decision to relinquish the need to control, the need to be approved, and the need to judge. Those are the three things the ego is doing all the time. It's very important to be aware of them every time they come up. ”

- Deepak Chopra

“ Defeating terrorism is more difficult and far-reaching than we have assumed.... We may be advancing the ball down the field at will, running over our opponent's defenses, but winning the game is another matter altogether. ”

- Wesley Clark

“ Unless Americans come to realize that they are not stronger in the world because they have the bomb but weaker because of their vulnerability to atomic attack, they are not likely to conduct their policy at Lake Success or in their relations with Russia in a spirit that furthers the arrival at an understanding. ”

- Albert Einstein

“ I believe there is a limit beyond which free speech cannot go, but it's a limit that's very seldom mentioned. It's the point where free speech begins to collide with the right to privacy. I don't think there are any other conditions to free speech. I've got a right to say and believe anything I please, but I haven't got a right to press it on anybody else… ”

- H.L. Mencken

“ The shortest period of time lies between the minute you put some money away for a rainy day and the unexpected arrival of rain. ”

- Jane Bryant Quinn

“ In my own work, I've tried to anticipate what's coming over the horizon, to hasten its arrival, and to apply it to people's lives in a meaningful way. ”

- Paul Allen

“ I likened my arrival to Paris as a pilgrimage. ”

- Kay Boyle

“ The disappearance of a sense of responsibility is the most far-reaching consequence of submission to authority. ”

- Stanley Milgram

“ A total commitment is paramount to reaching the ultimate in performance. ”

- Tom Flores

“ Most people give up just when they're about to achieve success. They quit on the one yard line. They give up at the last minute of the game, one foot from a winning touchdown. ”

- Henry Ross Perot

“ Existence is no more than the precarious attainment of relevance in an intensely mobile flux of past, present, and future. ”

- Susan Sontag
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