Education, therefore, is a process of living and not a preparation for future living.
A strong, positive self-image is the best possible preparation for success in life.joyce brothers
preparation, I have often said, is rightly two-thirds of any venture.amelia earhart
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work and learning from failure.colin powell
While we seek to fill up life in a way that will best secure the ends of our existence here, our whole plan and course of action should be such as will not hinder but serve our preparation for a future world.albert barnes
Before anything else, preparation is the key to success.alexander graham bell
The sum and substance of the preparation needed for a coming eternity is that you believe what the Bible tells you, and do what the Bible bids you.thomas chalmers
So for us, the condition and preparation on and by which we are sheltered by that great hand, is the faith that asks, and the asking of faith. We must forsake the earthly props, but we must also believingly desire to be upheld by the heavenly arms. We make God responsible for our safety when we abandon other defense, and commit ourselves to Him.alexander maclaren
It is only after years of preparation that the young [artist] should touch color — not color used descriptively, that is, but as a means of personal expression.
The good life is the best preparation for bad times.neal a. maxwell
When poets — write about food it is usually celebratory. Food as the thing-in-itself, but also the thoughtful preparation of meals, the serving of meals, meals communally shared: a sense of the sacred in the profane.joyce carol oates
There is no such thing as luck; there is only adequate or inadequate preparation to cope with a statistical universe.robert a. heinlein
In peace, as a wise man, he should make suitable preparation for war.horace
Where is the boundary for the single individual in his concrete existence between what is lack of will and what is lack of ability; what is indolence and earthly selfishness and what is the limitation of finitude? For an existing person, when is the period of preparation over, when this question will not arise again in all its initial, troubled severity; when is the time in existence that is indeed a preparation? Let all the dialecticians convene-they will not be able to decide this for a particular individual in concreto .
On the supposition that the world is to go on divided among aggressive sovereign states, with phases of war preparation known as peace and acute phases of more and more destructive war, it is quite a good move in the game. On the supposition that the world is growing up to an age of reason, and that a world of civilisation is attainable, it is a monstrous crime.
If I am to speak ten minutes, I need a week for preparation; if fifteen minutes, three days; if half an hour, two days; if an hour, I am ready now.
Supervision is also part of the process of building capacity and transferring knowledge. The five steps in teaching an employee new skills are preparation, explanation, showing, observation and supervision.
Great trials seem to be a necessary preparation for great duties. It would seem that the more important the enterprise, the more severe the trial to which the agent is subjected in his preparation.
The armourers, accomplishing the knights, With busy hammers closing rivets up, Give dreadful note of preparation.
The good life is the best preparation for bad times.
The preparation of a targeted killing operation often takes a long duration (weeks to months), especially when targeting senior terror operatives.
The hum of either army stilly sounds, That the fix'd sentinels almost receive The secret whispers of each other’s watch. Fire answers fire, and through their paly flames Each battle sees the other’s umber'd face: Steed threatens steed, in high and boastful neighs Piercing the night’s dull ear; and from the tents, The armourers, accomplishing the knights, With busy hammers closing rivets up, Give dreadful note of preparation.
It is only after years of preparation that the young [artist] should touch color not color used descriptively, that is, but as a means of personal expression.
In Ethiopia , food is often looked at through a strong spiritual lens , stronger than anywhere else I know. It's the focal point of weddings , births and funerals and is a daily ceremony from the preparation of the meal and the washing of hands to the sharing of meals.
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