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Edward Forbes Quotes

I hope you find these Edward Forbes Quotes inspiring and motivational.

I have in hands, now, specimens of bottom from t he Gulf Stream,
obtained by Lieutenant Craven, and I can say that they
are among the most interesting that I have ever seen.
- Edward Forbes

Zero of Animal Life probably about 300 fathoms.
- Edward Forbes

The corals do not look much worn, but still appear to have been dead.
There are some delicate shells of molluscs from depths beyond 500 fathoms,
where they were certainly living.
- Edward Forbes

The naturalists of our own time hold equal faith in the wonders of the sea,
but seek therein rather for the links of nature's chain
than for apparent exceptions.
- Edward Forbes


 

As we descend deeper and deeper in this region its
inhabitants become more and more modified,
and fewer and fewer, indicating our approach towards
an abyss where life is either extinguished ,
or exhibits but a few sparks to mark its lingering presence.
- Edward Forbes

Moreover, all our knowledge of organic remains teaches us,
that species have a definite existence,
and a centralization in geological time as well as in geographical space,
and that no species is repeated in time.
- Edward Forbes

Take your life in your own hands, and what happens?
A terrible thing: no one to blame.
- Erica Jong


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Infinite striving to be the best is man's duty;
it is its own reward.
Everything else is in God's hands.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

The WAY is Not The Way for You,
Unless You Come With an Open Mind,
Clean Hands, and a Loving Heart.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The final forming of a person's character
lies in their own hands.
- Anne Frank

Will the people in the cheaper seats clap your hands?
And the rest of you, if you'll just rattle your jewelry.
- John Lennon

Wonder what opportunities you pass, unwittingly,
because your hands are so busy clasping
what you think you have always known.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands.
One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.
- Audrey Hepburn

Many hands make light work.
- Proverb

The mind has exactly the same power as the hands:
not merely to grasp the world, but to change it.
- Colin Wilson

I come to life with an Open Mind,
Clean Hands, and a Loving Heart.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Reality is what you believe it to be.
It's what you put your thought and energy into,
because your hands physically manifest thought.
So your world becomes what you feel and what you think.
- Jewel

A relationship, I think, is like a shark.
You know? It has to constantly move forward or it dies.
And I think what we got on our hands is a dead shark.
- the Woody Allen movie Annie Hall (1977)

Approach life with an Open Mind,
Clean Hands, and a Loving Heart.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I come with an Open Mind, Clean Hands, and a Loving Heart.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Man lives freely only by his readiness to die, if need be,
at the hands of his brother, never by killing him.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Every man's dream is to be able to sink into the arms
of a woman without also falling into her hands.
- Jerry Lewis

Often the hands will solve a mystery
that the intellect has struggled with in vain.
- Carl Jung

God has given us two hands, one to receive with
and the other to give with.
- Billy Graham

You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist.
- Golda Meir

Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths,
but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands.
- Anne Frank

As we join hands in fellowship
around this bountiful table,
we give thanks for the blessings of this food
and the love of these friends
as a symbol of our gratitude
for all the manifold blessings of this life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There is no evil and there are
no evil forces in the world.
There are only people of awareness,
and there are people who are fast asleep -
and sleep has no force.
The whole energy is in the hands of the awakened people.
And one awakened person can awaken the whole world.
One lighted candle can make millions of candles lighted
without losing it's light.
- Osho

I'm all in favor of keeping dangerous weapons
out of the hands of fools.
Let's start with typewriters.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

Human salvation lies in the hands
of the creatively maladjusted.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

God Loves an Open Mind, Clean Hands, and a Loving Heart.
So does Your Mother.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Technological progress is like an axe
in the hands of a pathological criminal.
- Albert Einstein

We were given:
Two hands to hold.
Two legs to walk.
Two eyes to see.
Two ears to listen.
But why only one heart?
Because the other was given to someone else.
For us to find.
- Anonymous

Whenever men take the law into their own hands,
the loser is the law.
And when the law loses, freedom languishes.
- Robert Kennedy

Show me your hands.
Do they have scars from giving? Show me your feet.
Are they wounded in service? Show me your heart.
Have you left a place for divine love?
- Fulton J. Sheen

When I work, and in my art, I hold hands with God.
- Robert Mapplethorpe

A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
- Michelangelo

The glory of gardening: hands in the dirt,
head in the sun, heart with nature.
To nurture a garden is to feed not just on the body,
but the soul.
- Alfred Austin

One cannot subdue a man by holding back his hands.
Lasting peace comes not from force.
- David Borenstein

Government "help" to business is just as disastrous
as government persecution...
the only way a government can be of service to national
prosperity is by keeping its hands off.
- Ayn Rand

To see the world in a grain of sand,
and to see heaven in a wild flower,
hold infinity in the palm of your hands,
and eternity in an hour.
- William Blake

How true Daddy's words were when he said:
all children must look after their own upbringing.
Parents can only give good advice
or put them on the right paths,
but the final forming of a person's character
lies in their own hands.
- Anne Frank

Life is unlimited.
Your world expands with the generosity, compassion,
inventiveness, and service that you contribute.
Money that is spent or given away returns multiplied.
The more love that is given, the more love returns.
The more a helping hand is given, the more hands
are strengthened and empowered to help.
We can help each other to all be winners.
We can all have food, and jobs, and love, and happiness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Both young children and old people have a lot of time on their hands.
That's probably why they get along so well.
- Jonathan Carroll

Designed by architects with honorable intentions but hands of palsy.
- Jimmy Breslin

All perception of truth
is the detection of an analogy;
we reason from our hands to our head.
- Henry David Thoreau

Do not put such unlimited power into the hands of husbands.
Remember all men would be tyrants if they could.
- Abigail Adams

Child-rearing is my main interest now.
I'm a hands-on father.
- Sean Penn

Last good pratfall I did, I broke bones in both hands.
I still feel it when people shake my hand.
- Chevy Chase

Only with the tools of production in their own hands
could the workers ever hope to control their own lives
and receive the fruits of their labor.
- Ella R. Bloor

With these men and women who work-for the cause with all their hearts,
with cool heads and skilled hands we will master every fate.
- Gustav Krupp

Although I wasn't invited to shake hands with Hitler,
I wasn't invited to the White House to shake hands
with the President either.
- Jesse Owens

Well what's funny is, again, people say they believed what was going on,
but again, Bob's hands are about three times bigger than his feet.
So these are very caricatured.
- Brad Bird

You take your life in your own hands,
and what happens? A terrible thing: no one to blame.
- Erica Jong

Hands are the tool of the painter, the artist.
- Agnes Varda

In 1968 the Arts Council managed to get a grant from
the treasury to buy up a lot of derelict touring theatres
and put them back in the hands of the local authorities.
- Timothy West

When we too are armed and trained, we can convince men that we have hands,
feet, and a heart like yours;.
- Veronica Franco

I shook hands with a friendly Arab.
I still have my right arm to prove it.
- Spike Milligan

Whatever we have of this world in our hands,
our care must be to keep it out of our hearts,
lest it come between us and Christ.
- Matthew Henry

Nations are born in the hearts of poets,
they prosper and die in the hands of politicians.
- Muhammad Iqbal

Fate often puts all the material for happiness and
prosperity into a man's hands just to see how miserable
he can make himself with them.
- Don Marquis

A man is not paid for having a head and hands,
but for using them.
- Elbert Hubbard

What is a good performance? It lies in the hands and head of a performer...
the shortest way between two people is not a straight line.
- Earle Brown

The women of the country have the power in their own hands,
in spite of the law and the government being altogether of the male order.
- Victoria Woodhull

When fate hands you a lemon, make lemonade.
- Dale Carnegie

The power to shape Oregon's future remains where it has always been -
in our collective hands.
- Ted Kulongoski

My hands look terrible but I can do anything I want to do,
so, you know, I just think I'm playing all around with
more good taste and not dashing up and down the piano.
- Marian McPartland

Genius is always allowed some leeway,
once the hammer has been pried from its hands and the
blood has been cleaned up.
- Terry Pratchett

The power to mould the future of the Republic will
be in the hands of the journalists of future generations.
- Joseph Pulitzer

I could see myself in a relationship with a girl;
Olivia Wilde is so sexy she makes me want to strangle
a mountain ox with my bare hands.
She's mesmerizing.
- Megan Fox

Power should not be concentrated in the hands of so few,
and powerlessness in the hands of so many.
- Maggie Kuhn


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