Oh, it was awful, and I vowed to myself I would never, ever push myself to the edge that much again. It was really frightening. Because absolutely everything seemed to be impossible to deal with, just little things became major - noise, if someone had a radio on, or even the sound of traffic, or being in someone's company for longer than 10 minutes - I started to find it all too much.
I do support direct action. I do not advocate or support violence.… Elections are not a viable means of ensuring democratic change in Russia. Therefore I do support using other methods to Push for a change back towards democracyboris berezovsky
In order to shake a hypothesis, it is sometimes not necessary to do anything more than Push it as far as it will go.Denis Diderot
What is it in man that for a long while lies unknown and unseen only one day to emerge and Push him into a new land of the eye, a new region of the mind, a place he has never dreamed of? Maybe it's like the force in spores lying quietly under asphalt until the day they Push a soft, bulbous mushroom head right through the pavement. There's nothing you can do to stop it.Part Four, Chapter 12 (Blue Highways (1982))
You think that a wall as solid as the earth separates civilization from barbarism. I tell you the division is a thread, a sheet of glass. A touch here, a Push there, and you bring back the reign of Saturn.John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir Ch. 3 "Tells of a Midsummer Night", The Power-House (1916)
Secretive power loathes journalists who do their job: who Push back screens, peer behind façades, lift rocks. Opprobrium from on high is their badge of honour.john pilger
Never stand when you can sit; never walk when you can ride; never Push when you can Pull.p. 63 (The Peter Principle (1969))
Put a lot of paint & a wooden ball or other object on a board. Push to the other end of the board. Use this in a painting. – ruler on board.jasper johns
In our system, at about11.30pm on election night, they just Push you off the edge of the cliffand that's it.You might scream on the way down, but you're going to hit the bottom, and you're not going to be in office.Walter F(rederick) Mondale
It's the little questions from women about tappets that finally Push men over the edge.1962 Letting Go, pt.1, ch.1.
The artist, like the idiot or clown, sits on the edge of the world, and a Push may send him over it.1946 The ScarletTree, bk.4, ch.2.
My idea as far as comedy goes has always been to Push the limits of what's acceptable for a woman to do or say or be. My hero in that would be Lenny Bruce, who teaches us that words have no meaning. It's the intent behind them that is what's important.lea delaria
But patience can't be acquired overnight. It's just like building up a muscle. Every day you need to work on it, to Push its limits.eknath easwaran
Previously I always thought it was just tactical and technique, but every match has become almost mental and physical—I try to Push myself to move well. I try to Push myself not to get upset and stay positive, and that's what my biggest improvement is over all those years. Under pressure I can see things very clear.roger federer
Mr. Hussein's dogged insistence on pursuing his nuclear ambitions, along with what defectors described in interviews as Iraq's Push to improve and expand Baghdad's chemical and biological arsenals, have brought Iraq and the United States to the brink of war."U.S. Says Hussein Intensifies Quest for A-Bomb Parts, New York Times, September 8, 2002
As the therapeutic relationship is established and progress occurs in problem areas, the therapist can "lead" and "Push" the adolescent toward abstract reasoning skill.virgil miller newton
New Democrats will continue to propose ideas that put Canadians families first, and Push for real action to ensure families aren't being left behind in this economy. The question we have for Stephen Harper and his Conservative caucus is: will they keep sitting back waiting around for the U.S. economy to rebound?nycole turmel
The messages our kids receive from teachers, coaches--and even, with the best intentions, from us — can Push them toward pride or despair...toward self-righteousness or self-hatred.phil vischer
I think the way to "solve" the problem of procrastination is to let delight pull you instead of making a to-do list Push you.paul graham
Anglican chaplains were remarkably out of touch with their troops. The Second Battalion chaplain, just before the Loos fighting, had preached a violent sermon on the Battle against Sin, at which one old soldier behind me had grumbled: "Christ, as if one bloody Push wasn't enough to worry about at a time!"robert graves
The best state for human nature is that in which, while no one is poor, no one desires to be richer, nor has any reason to fear being thrust back by the efforts of others to Push themselves forward.john stuart mill
Every minute that we lose will cost us great losses later that we will not be able to afford. We must Push forward now, otherwise we risk everything. Hurry yourself with the technical aspects, a lot of time has already been lost.walter model
If they (Muslim women) wish to cover their faces and isolate themselves from the rest of the community and so thoroughly reject our culture then I cannot imagine why they want to be here at all. Perhaps they should just Push off back to their own countries.norman tebbit
Blood hath been shed ere now i' the olden time, Ere humane statute purg'd the gentle weal; Ay, and since too, murders have been perform'd Too terrible for the ear: the time has been, That, when the brains were out, the man would die, And there an end; but now they rise again, With twenty mortal murders on their crowns, And Push us from our stools: this is more strange Than such a murder is.Macbeth, Act III, scene 4, line 76.
There is no unbelief; Whoever plants a seed beneath the sod And waits to see it Push away the clod, He trusts in God.Elizabeth York Case, Unbelief.
Every one of you deserves the same chance that I got, and my mission is to expand job opportunities for India's young people. I want to impact India's future, I want to Push through transformation at a much faster pace. If half a million people [in my constituency] vote for me, I can.Nilekani, Bangalore movie stars and athletes, quoted on International Business Times (IBT), "From Infosys (NYSE: INFY) To Parliament: Can Two Wealthy Tech Executives Revolutionize Indian Politics By Running For High Office?", April 2, 2014.
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