Quotes of Consummation

“ A Hero is one who hangs on one minute longer. ”

- Unknown

“ Shh! Listen! Someone's coming! I think — I think it might be us! ”

- J. K. Rowling

“ Life is a one-way street, and we are not coming back. ”

- Unknown

“ Scarcely one out of thousands of persons strives for perfection of Self-realization. ”

- Bhagavad Gita

“ There are a number of mechanical devices which increase sexual arousal, particularly in women. Chief among these is the Mercedes-Benz 380SL convertible. ”

- Gandhi

“ Opportunity always looks better going than coming. ”

- Unknown

“ Mr. Right's coming, but he's in Africa, and he's walking. ”

- Oprah Winfrey

“ Students achieving Oneness will move on to Twoness. ”

- Woody Allen

“ I keep coming back to you in my head, but you couldn't know that, and I have no carbons. ”

- Adrienne Rich

“ Original sin is that thing about man which makes him capable of conceiving of his own perfection and incapable of achieving it. ”

- Reinhold Niebuhr

“ Baseball and malaria keep coming back. ”

- Gene Mauch

“ For Louisville basketball, we don't like coming off a Final Four and having a season like this. ”

- Rick Pitino

“ Life's an awfully lonesome affair. You come into the world alone and you go out of the world alone yet it seems to me you are more alone while living than even going and coming. ”

- Emily Carr

“ Coming out, all the way out, is offered more and more as the political solution to our oppression. ”

- Jane Rule

“ The quality of the will to power is, precisely, growth. Achievement is its cancellation. To be, the will to power must increase with each fulfillment, making the fulfillment only a step to a further one. The vaster the power gained the vaster the appetite for more. ”

- Ursula K. Le Guin

“ There are many who find a good alibi far more attractive than an achievement. For an achievement does not settle anything permanently. We still have to prove our worth anew each day: we have to prove that we are as good today as we were yesterday. But when we have a valid alibi for not achieving anything we are fixed, so to speak, for life… ”

- Eric Hoffer

“ The American Revolution was a beginning, not a consummation. ”

- Woodrow Wilson

“ There is no coming to consciousness without pain. ”

- Carl Jung

“ Let us, then be up and doing, With a heart for any fate; Still achieving, still pursuing, Learn to labour and to wait. ”

- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

“ Achievement brings its own anticlimax. ”

- Agatha Christie

“ Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence. ”

- Helen Keller

“ The best job goes to the person who can get it done without passing the buck or coming back with excuses. ”

- Napoleon Hill

“ It's not the having, it's the getting. ”

- Elizabeth Taylor

“ So many worlds, so much to do, so little done, such things to be. ”

- Lord Alfred Tennyson

“ Contentment is not the fulfillment of what you want, but the realization of how much you already have. ”

- Unknown

“ Four steps to achievement: plan purposefully, prepare prayerfully, proceed positively, pursue persistently. ”

- William A. Ward

“ Happiness... it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort. ”

- Franklin Delano Roosevelt

“ It isn't the incompetent who destroy an organization. It is those who have achieved something and want to rest upon their achievements who are forever clogging things up. ”

- Charles Sorenson

“ Spectacular achievement is always preceded by spectacular preparation. ”

- Robert Schuller

“ Spectacular achievement is always preceded by unspectacular preparation. ”

- Robert Schuller
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