Enter one or two keywords to search these Relationship Quotes.

Hint: keep it simple, like life or moving on




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Home  |  Love Quotes  |  Sister Quotes  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Standing Quotes and Sayings
Quotes about Standing

Please enjoy these Standing Quotes from the wise, the romantic, and the famous of the past and present.

Standing in the inspiring vision of my future,
I boldly take every step - large and small -
with courage and intent.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Related topics: Affirmations Inspirational Positive Live-By Bold Courage

I Act with Bold Courage:
Standing in the inspiring vision of my future,
I boldly take every step -
large and small - with courage and intent.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie PHOTO

You can't cross the sea merely by
standing and staring at the water.
- Rabindranath Tagore

And you, Sonja, you look more beautiful
standing here than you do in person.
- the movie Love and Death (1975)

 

Be not afraid of growing slowly,
be afraid only of standing still.
- Chinese Proverb

You're standing on the threshold of success.
Don't look down, it'll make you dizzy.
- the character Timothy Q. Mouse in the Walt Disney movie Dumbo

Most of the shadows of life are caused
by standing in our own sunshine.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Please sign-up for my free Daily Inspiration email. Thank you, Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

The basic fact about human existence is not that it is a tragedy,
but that it is a bore.
It is not so much a war as an endless standing in line.
- H. L. Mencken

Education is a better safeguard of liberty than a standing army.
- Edward Everett

One does not need buildings, money, power,
or status to practice the Art of Peace.
Heaven is right where you are standing,
and that is the place to train.
- Morihei Ueshiba

We cannot banish dangers, but we can banish fears.
We must not demean life by standing in awe of death.
- David Sarnoff

If I have seen further, it is
by standing on the shoulders of giants.
- Isaac Newton

Humor is merely tragedy standing on its head with its pants torn.
- Irvin S. Cobb

There's no such thing as 'facts of life'.
Only standing theories that haven't been disproved as of yet.
- Simon Travaglia

Nothing ever sounds quite the way it does when you're
standing right in the middle of it.
- Michael Davis

I was terrified of being a teacher.
To stand in front of a classroom, the responsibility is boggling.
Imagine!
Standing in front of people!
- John Glover

I think I am the oldest member and have been in good
standing longer than any other member of this church.
- John Harvey Kellogg

Very good coaches for ski jumpers stand at the top
of the slope and watch the jumpers prepare,
rather than standing at the bottom and watching them land.
- Roland Joffe

But the problem is that when I go around and speak on campuses,
I still don't get young men standing up and saying,
'How can I combine career and family?'
- Gertrude Stein

A Conservative is a fellow who is standing athwart history yelling 'Stop!'
- William F. Buckley, Jr.

To destroy a standing crop goes against the soundest
instincts of human nature.
- Henry Cantwell Wallace

We looked at each other standing on the podium,
and I think we all were tearing up.
But we had to keep it cool.
I think we did.
Then we let out a breath.
- Michael Irvin

I knew nothing of the real life of a musician,
but I seemed to see myself standing in front of great crowds of people,
playing my accordion.
- Lawrence Welk

I am a member of the rabble in good standing.
- Westbrook Pegler

I think the Democratic Party has the chronic problem of appearing to be weak,
of not standing and fighting for what it believes in,
not fighting for its own.
- James Carville

An Englishmen thinks seated; a Frenchmen standing;
an American pacing,
an Irishman, afterwards.
- Austin O'Malley

The Peking man was a thinking being,
standing erect,
dating to the beginning of the Ice Age.
- Davidson Black

For a variety of reasons, I believe,
the time is right to resolve many of the long standing and thorny land use,
recreation, and wilderness designation issues in Central Idaho.
- Michael K. Simpson

Some guy refuses to fight and we call that the sin,
but he's standing up for what he believes in and that
seems pretty damned American to me.
- Iris Dement

Man goes far away or near but God never goes far-off;
he is always standing close at hand,
and even if he cannot stay within he goes no further than the door.
- Meister Eckhart

I once tried standing up on my toes to see far out in the distance,
but I found that I could see much farther by climbing to a high place.
- Xun Zi

I am a tariff man, standing on a tariff platform.
- William McKinley

If I have seen further than others, it is by standing
upon the shoulders of giants.
- Isaac Newton

A lot of actors in my age bracket look at being still standing as pretty good.
- Gary Cole

My idea of a real treat is Magic Mountain without standing in line.
- Alan Rickman

I came down to the living room one day and my wife
was standing in the living room.
It wasn't an illusion.
I saw her out of the corner of my eye.
The moment I saw her, she vanished.
- Hugh Leonard

Say you were standing with one foot in the oven and
one foot in an ice bucket.
According to the percentage people, you would be perfectly comfortable.
- Bobby Bragan

People who cannot invent and reinvent themselves must
be content with borrowed postures,
secondhand ideas, fitting in instead of standing out.
- Warren G. Bennis

There are two reasons why I'm in show business,
and I'm standing on both of them.
- Betty Grable

I am now standing in a mixture of cooling fluid,
gasoline, and cola.
- Adam Savage

We live in a society of victimization,
where people are much more comfortable being victimized
than actually standing up for themselves.
- Marilyn Manson

Standing near the door, we dipped our fingers in the holy water,
crossed and blessed ourselves, and proceeded up to the sleeping-room,
in the usual order, two by two.
- Maria Monk

You are, at this moment, standing, right in the middle
of your own "acres of diamonds."
- Earl Nightingale

If you are a gay couple living in Alabama,
you know one thing: your family has no standing under the law;
and it can and will be violated by strangers.
- Andrew Sullivan

I like parties, but I'm shy, and I often find myself standing around,
feeling awkward.
- Michael Bergin

A poet is a man who manages, in a lifetime of standing out in thunderstorms,
to be struck by lightning five or six times.
- Randall Jarrell

Your goal is to achieve the best results by following their wishes.
If they want you to build a house upside down standing on its chimney,
it's up to you to do it.
- Richard M. Hunt

The Blair government has lowered the standing of politics
and politicians in our country.
- Kenneth Clarke

Passion and standing up for things can help create a sense of unity.
But you still have to act a certain way.
- Arthur Blank

It's not enough to hit the notes.
There is no point in the singers just standing there
and sounding wonderful if they're not connecting with
the characters they are portraying.
- Bruce Beresford

Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous;
you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
- Margaret Thatcher

I believe that banking institutions are more dangerous
to our liberties than standing armies.
- Thomas Jefferson

But instead of standing up for reason,
our government is handing education over to the world of faith.
- Polly Toynbee

Television is more interesting than people.
If it were not we should have people standing in the corner of our room.
- Alan Coren

Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society;
and any eminent departure from it,
under any circumstances, lies under the suspicion of being no policy at all.
- Edmund Burke

The man who never alters his opinions is like standing water,
and breeds reptiles of the mind.
- William Blake

It's an old ploy of the bourgeoisie.
They keep a standing 'art' to defend their collapsing culture.
- George Grosz

If you wait for inspiration you'll be standing on the
corner after the parade is a mile down the street.
- Ben Nicholas

Men and women of high professional standing have been
reduced to the status of vagrants.
- Elmer Rice

Fathering makes a man, whatever his standing in the eyes of the world,
feel strong and good and important, just as he makes
his child feel loved and valued.
- Frank Pittman

It becomes an emperor to die standing.
- Titus Flavius Vespasian

With freedom comes responsibility, and I can think
of no responsibility greater than putting on a U.S
military uniform and standing in the gap between an
enemy threat and civilian life.
- Zack Wamp

I've only been making records since 1991.
When you look at the long-standing careers of people like Joni,
it's not very long!
- Sheryl Crow

People who work sitting down get paid more than people who work standing up.
- Ogden Nash

When people say 'What are underground comics?' I think
the best way you can define them is just the absolute freedom involved...
we didn't have anyone standing over us.
- Robert Crumb

What an elder sees sitting; the young can't see standing.
- Gustave Flaubert

The standing ovation threw me...
to be held in such regard in a town so full of talent is quite something.
- Michael Caine

Real elation is when you feel you could touch a star
without standing on tiptoe.
- Doug Larson

What can the Church do? If she stands by her moral teaching,
then she will be seen as standing in judgement over
a vast percentage of Europeans.
- Timothy Radcliffe

The 90's are the 60's standing on their head.
- Wavy Gravy

I'm one of the boys, no better than the last second violinist.
I'm just the lucky one to be standing in the center,
telling them how to play.
- Eugene Ormandy


Thank you for visiting: Standing Quotes and Sayings - Quotes about Standing.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Relationship Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Love and Relationship Quotes


Find Quotes by Author



Read about copyright, terms of use, contact information, and more.