Let us never know what old age is. Let us know the happiness time brings, not count the years.
Success doesn’t count unless you earn it fair and square.michelle obama
To sit home, read one's favorite paper, and scoff at the misdeeds of the men who do things is easy, but it is markedly ineffective. It is what evil men count upon the good men's doing.theodore roosevelt
It is well to start by distinguishing the few really greatthemajornovelistswho count inthesamewayas the major poets, in the sense that they not only change the possibilities of the art for practitioners and readers, but that they are significant in terms of the human awareness they promote; awareness of the possibilities of life.
When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love … then make that day count!steve maraboli
The important thing to you is not how many years in your life, but how much life in your years!edward stieglitz
Death is nothing at all; it does not count. I have only slipped away into the next room.
But if he does really think that there is no distinction between virtue and vice, why, Sir, when he leaves our houses, let us count our spoons.
Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.aesop
Mr. Ferriss makes little pretense of practicing what he preaches, at least if you count self-promotion as "work."
I have a kind of psychic invisibility. As long as I can stay scared, I can keep people from seeing me. That's what we have to count on.larry niven
And he who in all things recognises himself as the servant of GOD may count on a sufficiency from GOD for all manner of need, and look with confident expectation to GOD to really prosper him in whatever he does.james hudson taylor
True devotion will rather ask to be allowed to give, and will count as loss all which may not be given up for the Lord’s sake.james hudson taylor
To swallow gudgeons ere they're catch'd, And count their chickens ere they're hatch'd.
Don't count out Marian Wright Edelman, because there is talk that President Clinton may want to shock the nation by putting a real black on the Supreme Court.marian wright edelman
The hardest arithmetic to master is that which enables us to count our blessings.Eric Hoffer
It is true that many Americans find the Commandments in accord with their personal beliefs. But we do not count heads before enforcing the First Amendment.Sandra Day O'Connor
I consider it completely unimportant who in the party will vote, or how; but what is extraordinarily important is this who will count the votes, and how.joseph stalin
If he does really think that there is no distinction between virtue and vice, why, Sir, when he leaves our houses let us count our spoons.
The truth is the Tree of Life knows no seasons. High up among its branches spring warbles all the year; and they are only the poor pensioners underneath who count the months, and tell an autumn and a winter.
Habits count for more than maxims, because habit is a living maxim, becomes flesh and instinct. To reform one's maxims is nothing: it is but to change the title of the book.
The chances of each of us coming into existence are infinitesimally small, and even though we shall all die some day, we should count ourselves fantastically lucky to get our decades in the sun .
count me o'er earth's chosen heroes, :;they were souls that stood alone, While the men they agonized for hurled the contumelious stone, Stood serene, and down the future saw the golden beam incline To the side of perfect justice, mastered by their faith divine, By one man's plain truth to manhood and to God's supreme design.james russell lowell
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