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Motivational Impetus Quotes

May these quotes about Impetus inspire and motivate you.

I think what's going on in Guantanamo Bay
and other places is a disgrace to the U.S.A.
I wouldn't say it's the cause of terrorism,
but it has given impetus and excuses to potential terrorists
to lash out at our country and justify their despicable acts.
- Jimmy Carter

USE this time of fresh beginnings.
Use it as an impetus, the force or energy toward change.
Become stronger, a better leader, more focused in your thoughts.
Exert more influence over your dreams
by bringing them closer to your thoughts, every day.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Conceptual art became the liberating idea that gave
the art of the next 40 years its real impetus.
- Sol LeWitt

No matter how mistaken Communist ideas may be,
the experience and knowledge gained by trying them
out have given a tremendous impetus to thought and imagination.
- Anne Sullivan Macy


 

For life is tendency, and the essence of a tendency
is to develop in the form of a sheaf,
creating, by its very growth, divergent directions
among which its impetus is divided.
- Henri Bergson

I do not want to speak about overpopulation or birth control,
but I think education is the way to give new impetus to the poverty question.
- Harri Holkeri

I really do hope that the Millennium Summit gives new
impetus to the work of the United Nations.
- Harri Holkeri


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That was the impetus for me to do music or art,
because I knew if I didn't try when I was young,
then I would get to be in my 40's and I'd be really unhappy that I hadn't.
- Debbie Harry

There's a subterranean impetus towards pornography
so powerful that half the business world is juiced
by the sort of half sex that one finds in advertisements.
- Norman Mailer

What makes the Universal Declaration an epochal document
is first of all its global impetus and secondly the breadth of its claims,
a commitment to a new social contract,
binding on all the Governments of the world.
- John Charles Polanyi

I got out of the Army - in my world -
I came to New York,
for instance, when the civil rights movement was just beginning,
and that created a certain energy, a certain rumble,
a certain impetus for black actors.
- James Earl Jones

Nature is my springboard.
From her I get my initial impetus.
I have tried to relate the visible drama of mountains,
trees, and bleached fields with the fantasy of wind
blowing and changing colors and forms.
- Milton Avery

The crises of our time, it becomes increasingly clear,
are the necessary impetus for the revolution now under way.
And once we understand nature's transformative powers,
we see that it is our powerful ally,
not a force to feared our subdued.
- Thomas Kuhn

Most people didn't have the bandwidth to download whole albums.
And so it brought back this cherry picking idea that
the audience would focus on certain songs and possibly
be the impetus behind what eventually got on AM radio:
the single or whatever.
- Todd Rundgren

The impetus behind going to graduate school was a year
after graduating from college spent in Dallas working
at the dog food factory and Bank America and not having
met success in my chosen field,
which at that point was being an actress.
- Beth Henley

Like all the best families, we have our share of eccentricities,
of impetuous and wayward youngsters and of family disagreements.
- Elizabeth II

The aged love what is practical while impetuous youth
longs only for what is dazzling.
- Petrarch

Few things are brought to a successful issue by impetuous desire,
but most by calm and prudent forethought.
- Thucydides

We have only this moment,
sparkling like a star in our hand -
and melting like a snowflake.
- Marie B. Ray

Time, like life itself, has no inherent meaning.
We give our own meaning to time as to life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Women are like teabags.
We don't know our true strength
until we are in hot water!
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Opportunity is missed by most people
because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
- Thomas Edison

Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal
with the intent of throwing it at someone else;
you are the one who gets burned.
- The Buddha

Anger is like a thorn in the heart.
- Yiddish Proverb

Mama always said life was like a box of chocolates.
You never know what you're gonna get.
- the movie Forrest Gump

Success has a simple formula:
do your best, and people may like it.
- Sam Ewing

Football is like life - it requires perseverance,
self-denial, hard work, sacrifice,
dedication and respect for authority.
- Vince Lombardi

Obstacles are like wild animals.
They are cowards but they will bluff you if they can.
If they see you are afraid of them...
they are liable to spring upon you;
but if you look them squarely in the eye,
they will slink out of sight.
- Orison Swett Marden

Leaders aren't born they are made.
And they are made just like anything else, through hard work.
And that's the price we'll have to pay
to achieve that goal, or any goal.
- Vince Lombardi

Sing like no one's listening,
love like you've never been hurt,
dance like nobody's watching,
and live like its heaven on earth.
- Mark Twain

A person without a sense of humor
is like a wagon without springs.
It's jolted by every pebble on the road.
- Henry Ward Beecher

Work like you don't need the money.
Love like you've never been hurt.
Dance like nobody's watching.
- Satchel Paige

Love comforteth like sunshine after rain.
- William Shakespeare

Life is like a ten speed bicycle.
Most of us have gears we never use.
- Charles M. Schulz

If you think you are beaten, you are.
If you think you dare not, you don't.
If you'd like to win, but think you can't
It's almost a cinch you won't.
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man;
But soon or late the man who wins is the one who thinks he can.
- Anonymous

The greatest lovers are like twin blooms,
each reflecting the passion and the glory of the other.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Like a bird in flight, your life can soar
above the troubles of the world.
Breathe deep, choose, and break the shackles of your past.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If you don't like something, change it,
If you can't change it, change your attitude
- Maya Angelou

Why, I'd like nothing better than to achieve
some bold adventure, worthy of our trip.
- Aristophanes

If I try to be like him, who will be like me?
- Yiddish proverb

When you see something done,
know that you intended it.
If you don't like what you see,
then deeply examine your intentions.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Let your life lightly dance on the edges of Time
like dew on the tip of a leaf.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Minds are like parachutes.
They only function when they are open.
- James Dewar

The unknown is like the darkness of a cave -
it can be illuminated by the brief light
of one adventurer's small candle.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Life is like jumping out of an airplane without a parachute -
only the last couple seconds are fatal,
but most people are scared to death the whole way down.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Yesterday is like a dung heap;
you can complain about the smell,
or you can use it to fertilize tomorrow's garden.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

This time, like all times, is a very good one,
if we but know what to do with it.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

What if we just acted like everything was easy?
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Find a job you like and you add five days to every week.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Like an Eagle, May You Always Soar
High Above the Troubles of the World.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A honeymoon should be like a table:
four bare legs and no drawers.
- Anonymous

A new friend is like new wine;
when it has aged you will drink it with pleasure.
- Ecclesiastes 9:10

Like a Cat, I am Independent, Patient, Alert, and Decisive.
When the time is right, I pounce on opportunity.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If we like what we do, if we always do our best,
then we are really enjoying life.
We are having fun, we don't get bored,
we don't have frustrations.
- don Miguel Ruiz

Confession of errors is like a broom
which sweeps away the dirt
and leaves the surface brighter and clearer.
I feel stronger for confession.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

It's cookies, he smells like cookies,
and the smell gets stronger when he's in heat.
- the movie Michael

Like an Eagle, I Soar High Above the Troubles of the World.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Friendship is like money, easier made than kept.
- Samuel Butler

I like marriage.
The idea.
- Toni Morrison

A two-year-old is kind of like having a blender,
but you don't have a top for it.
- Jerry Seinfeld

Friendship, like credit, is highest when it is not used.
- Elbert Hubbard

Life without a friend is like death without a witness.
- Spanish proverb

If I could tell the world just one thing
it would be we're all okay,
and not to worry cause worry is wasteful
and useless in times like these.
I won't be made useless.
I won't be idle with despair,
I will gather myself around my faith.
Light does the darkness most fear.
- Jewel

An overfull calendar, like an overfull stomach,
is a consequence of taking on too much.
Commit, and eat, in moderation.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Like a Butterfly, I have been Reborn
with Bold Colors and Strong Wings.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I don't like that man.
I must get to know him better.
- Abraham Lincoln

Personally, I'm always ready to learn,
although I do not always like being taught.
- Winston Churchill

It looks like we're up chocolate creek without a Popsicle stick!
- the movie Shrek 2 (2004)

Like a Chameleon, I Adapt to Changing Circumstances.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

There's a point... when you have to choose
whether to be like everybody else the rest of your life,
or to make a virtue of your peculiarities.
- Ursula K. Le Guin

Friends are like bras:
close to your heart and there for support.
- Anonymous


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