Quotes of Chasm

“ How well I have learned that there is no fence to sit on between heaven and hell. There is a deep, wide gulf, a chasm, and in that chasm is no place for any man. ”

- Johnny Cash

“ When you look into an abyss, the abyss also looks into you. ”

- Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

“ When you look into an abyss, the abyss also looks into you. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

“ If you gaze long into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you. ”

- Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

“ If you gaze long into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you. ”

- John Milton

“ A child's fear is a world whose dark corners are quite unknown to grownup people; it has its sky and its abysses, a sky without stars, abysses into which no light can ever penetrate. ”

- Julian Green

“ Follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss Nature leads, or you shall learn nothing. ”

- Thomas Huxley

“ Even if a minefield or the abyss should lie before me, I will march straight ahead without looking back. ”

- Zhu Rongji

“ There is no wider gulf in the universe than yawns between those on the hither and thither side of vital experience. ”

- Rebecca West

“ Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated; you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps. ”

- William Lloyd George

“ Don't be afraid to take one large step because you can't cross a chasm in two small leaps. ”

- Unknown

“ The most dangerous thing in the world is to try to leap a chasm in two jumps. ”

- David Lloyd George

“ If you don't place your foot on the rope, you'll never cross the chasm. ”

- Unknown

“ Happy the man who early learns the wide chasm that lies between his wishes and his powers. ”

- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

“ Every creator painfully experiences the chasm between his inner vision and its ultimate expression. ”

- Cleveland Amory

“ Between today and tomorrow are graves, and between promising and fulfilling are chasms. ”

- Unknown

“ Anxiety never yet successfully bridged any chasm. ”

- Giovanni Ruffini

“ Be braver — you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps. ”

- David Lloyd George

“ The most dangerous strategy is to jump a chasm in two leaps. ”

- Benjamin Disraeli

“ Don't be afraid to take a big step when one is indicated. You can't cross a chasm in two small steps. ”

- David Lloyd George

“ Every creator painfully experiences the chasm between his inner vision and its ultimate expression. The chasm is never completely bridged. We all have the conviction, perhaps illusory, that we have much more to say than appears on the paper. ”

- Isaac Bashevis Singer

“ Vulgarized knowledge characteristically gives birth to a feeling that everything is understandable and explained. It is like a system of bridges built over chasms. One can travel boldly ahead over these bridges, ignoring the chasms. It is forbidden to look down into them; but that, alas, does not alter the fact that they exist. ”

- Czeslaw Milosz

“ A good sermon is an engineering operation by which a chasm is bridged so that the spiritual goods on one side-the 'unsearchable riches of Christ' - are actually transported into personal lives upon the other. ”

- Harry Emerson Fosdick

“ This Bush administration has a growing credibility gap, maybe even a credibility chasm, on environmental policy. The President has lost the trust of the American people when it comes to the environment. ”

- James Jeffords

“ A vast chasm separates objective, constructive criticism, which emanates from concern for the higher national good, from attempts at slander and defamation. Pluralism does not permit any side to claim a monopoly on truth. No side may claim for itself the sole prerogative to confer the quality of good citizenship… ”

- King Hussein I
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