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Every moment and every event of every man's life on earth plants something in his soul.
I always avoid prophesying beforehand, because it is a much better policy to prophesy after the event has already taken place.
A chief event of life is the day in which we have encountered a mind that startled us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The first fall of snow is not only an event, it is a magical event. You go to bed in one kind of a world and wake up in another quite different, and if this is not enchantment then where is it to be found?
J. B. Priestley
Remember that failure is an event, not a person.
Christmas... is not an external event at all, but a piece of one's home that one carries in one's heart.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgement, repeated every day.
A graduation ceremony is an event where the commencement speaker tells thousands of students dressed in identical caps and gowns that 'individuality' is the key to success.
I believe that every single event in life happens in an opportunity to choose love over fear.
Believe me, the next step is a currency crisis because there will be a rejection of the dollar, the rejection of the dollar is a big, big event, and then your personal liberties are going to be severely threatened.
Winners make a habit of manufacturing their own positive expectations in advance of the event.
If you believe that feeling bad or worrying long enough will change a past or future event, then you are residing on another planet with a different reality system.
A single event can awaken within us a stranger totally unknown to us. To live is to be slowly born.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Death is not an event in life: we do not live to experience death. If we take eternity to mean not infinite temporal duration but timelessness, then eternal life belongs to those who live in the present.
Early in life I had noticed that no event is ever correctly reported in a newspaper.
Painful as it may be, a significant emotional event can be the catalyst for choosing a direction that serves us - and those around us - more effectively. Look for the learning.
Louisa May Alcott
Figure skating is an unlikely Olympic event but its good television. It's sort of a combination of gymnastics and ballet. A little sexy too which doesn't hurt.
Once men are caught up in an event, they cease to be afraid. Only the unknown frightens men.
Antoine de Saint-Exupery
To me, photography is the simultaneous recognition, in a fraction of a second, of the significance of an event.
Laughter gives us distance. It allows us to step back from an event, deal with it and then move on.
No event in American history is more misunderstood than the Vietnam War. It was misreported then, and it is misremembered now.
Richard M. Nixon
The emotional brain responds to an event more quickly than the thinking brain.
Men may know many things by seeing; but no prophet can see before the event, nor what end waits for him.
So many things happen for every event, and if you try to manipulate it, it means you are struggling against the whole universe, and that's just silly.
A self-fulfilling prophecy is an assumption or prediction that, purely as a result of having been made, cause the expected or predicted event to occur and thus confirms its own 'accuracy.'
Fatherlessness didn't strike me as being an event. It was a state of life.
If you are still being hurt by an event that happened to you at twelve, it is the thought that is hurting you now.
When money and hype recede from the art world, one thing I won't miss will be what curator Francesco Bonami calls the 'Eventocracy.' All this flashy 'art-fair art' and those highly produced space-eating spectacles and installations wow you for a minute until you move on to the next adrenaline event.
An act of goodness is of itself an act of happiness. No reward coming after the event can compare with the sweet reward that went with it.
A concert is not a live rendition of our album. It's a theatrica! event.
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