Quotations on Walking
46 Quotes Found
Displaying 1 through 46
These people live again in print as intensely as when their images were captured on old dry plates of sixty years ago... I am walking in their alleys, standing in their rooms and sheds and workshops, looking in and out of their windows. Any they in turn seem to be aware of me.
- Ansel Adams
(Keywords: People, Old, Walking, Windows, Years)
Yes, it will go through the disciplines that all puppies go through including house training and puppy walking, then at twelve month old it the training becomes a lot more rigorous which has to be done carefully otherwise you are in danger of stressing the dog.
- David Blunkett
(Keywords: Danger, Old, Training, Walking, Will)
You never see a man walking down the street with a woman who has a little potbelly and a bald spot.
- Elayne Boosler
(Keywords: Man, Walking, Woman)
A ghost is someone who hasn't made it - in other words, who died, and they don't know they're dead. So they keep walking around and thinking that you're inhabiting their - let's say, their domain. So they're aggravated with you.
- Sylvia Browne
(Keywords: Thinking, Walking, Words)
I remember when I did the pilot, and I though no network is going to want to do this. How could that happen? A half Chinese guy walking the old west that doesn't fire one gun and never gets on a horse?
- David Carradine
(Keywords: Fire, Network, Old, Walking, Want)
Writing is like walking in a deserted street. Out of the dust in the street you make a mud pie.
- John le Carre
(Keywords: Deserted, Walking, Writing)
And let a scholar all earth's volumes carry, he will be but a walking dictionary: a mere articulate clock.
- George Chapman
(Keywords: Earth, Walking, Will)
Walk on water? I know most people out there will be saying that instead of walking on it, I should have taken more of it with my drinks. They are absolutely right.
- Brian Clough
(Keywords: People, Drinks, Right, Saying, Walking, Water, Will)
If I am walking with two other men, each of them will serve as my teacher. I will pick out the good points of the one and imitate them, and the bad points of the other and correct them in myself.
(Keywords: Men, Walking, Will)
And I have been able to give freedom and life which was acknowledged in the ecstasy of walking hand in hand across the most beautiful bridge of the world, the cables enclosing us and pulling us upward in such a dance as I have never walked and never can walk with another.
- Hart Crane
(Keywords: Life, Dance, Ecstasy, Freedom, Walking, World)
I'm one of those people who when I go over a bridge, I want to jump. It's just this intense tickle in the back of my throat. It's like I'm on the verge the whole time I'm walking over that bridge, and I'm not going to get a release until I jump.
- Willem Dafoe
(Keywords: Time, People, Walking, Want)
Beware of the man who will not engage in idle conversation; he is planning to steal your walking stick or water your stock.
- William Emerson
(Keywords: Conversation, Man, Planning, Walking, Water, Will)
I'm not one for walking the beaches humming a melody. I love the discipline of sitting in the studio, writing and listening. That is my domain.
(Keywords: Love, Discipline, Listening, Walking, Writing)
Over the years your bodies become walking autobiographies, telling friends and strangers alike of the minor and major stresses of your lives.
- Marilyn Ferguson
(Keywords: Friends, Strangers, Walking, Years)
Lebanon is restless, Syria got its walking papers, Egypt is scheduling elections with more than one candidate, and even Saudi Arabia, whose rulers are perhaps more terrified of women than rulers anywhere else in the world, allowed limited municipal elections.
- Suzanne Fields
(Keywords: Women, Elections, Walking, World)
Who will tell whether one happy moment of love or the joy of breathing or walking on a bright morning and smelling the fresh air, is not worth all the suffering and effort which life implies.
- Erich Fromm
(Keywords: Life, Love, Effort, Joy, Suffering, Walking, Will, Worth)
I was baptized alongside my mother when I was 8 years old. Since then I have tried to walk a Christian life. And now that I'm getting older I realize that I'm walking even closer with my God.
- Andy Griffith
(Keywords: God, Life, Mother, Christian, Now, Old, Walking, Years)
It is not talking but walking that will bring us to heaven.
- Matthew Henry
(Keywords: Heaven, Talking, Walking, Will)
Could the young but realize how soon they will become mere walking bundles of habits, they would give more heed to their conduct while in the plastic state.
- William James
(Keywords: Habits, State, Walking, Will)
I was walking around legally blind. Now I have 20-20 vision. I can't believe I spent so many years blurry, but I think that coincides with how I was feeling. Now I notice if people are watching me, but I also smile right back if someone waves, which helps.
- Nicole Kidman
(Keywords: People, Vision, Blind, Feeling, Now, Right, Smile, Walking, Years)
Walking has been ridiculous in college basketball the past 15 years.
- Bobby Knight
(Keywords: Basketball, College, Past, Walking, Years)
We hope to find more pieces of the puzzle which will shed light on the connection between this upright, walking ape, our early ancestor, and modern man.
- Richard Leakey
(Keywords: Hope, Connection, Light, Man, Walking, Will)
We all want progress, but if you're on the wrong road, progress means doing an about-turn and walking back to the right road; in that case, the man who turns back soonest is the most progressive.
- C. S. Lewis
(Keywords: Progress, Man, Right, Road, Walking, Want, Wrong)
I was a dog in a past life. Really. I'll be walking down the street and dogs will do a sort of double take. Like, Hey, I know him.
- William H. Macy
(Keywords: Life, Dogs, Past, Walking, Will)
Where you used to be, there is a hole in the world, which I find myself constantly walking around in the daytime, and falling in at night. I miss you like hell.
- Edna St. Vincent Millay
(Keywords: Hell, Night, Walking, World)
I have never been in a natural place and felt that it was a waste of time. I never have. And it's a relief. If I'm walking around a desert or whatever, every second is worthwhile.
- Viggo Mortensen
(Keywords: Time, Walking, Waste)
You have drug addicts that are now walking around this city looking for a fix, and that's the reason why they were breaking in hospitals and drugstores. They're looking for something to take the edge off of their jones, if you will.
- Ray Nagin
(Keywords: Hospitals, Now, Reason, Walking, Will)
If you are a writer you locate yourself behind a wall of silence and no matter what you are doing, driving a car or walking or doing housework you can still be writing, because you have that space.
- Joyce Carol Oates
(Keywords: Car, Driving, Housework, Silence, Space, Walking, Writer, Writing)
I just love the feeling from the fans and when I'm walking on deck I can hear people screaming and wishing you the best. That puts you into the game more than anything.
- David Ortiz
(Keywords: Love, People, Fans, Feeling, Walking, Wishing)
Courteous treatment will make a customer a walking advertisement.
- James Cash Penney
(Keywords: Customer, Treatment, Walking, Will)
I was walking down fifth avenue today and I found a wallet, and I was gonna keep it, rather than return it, but I thought: well, if I lost a hundred and fifty dollars, how would I feel? And I realized I would want to be taught a lesson.
- Emo Philips
(Keywords: Today, Walking, Want)
Walking your talk is a great way to motivate yourself. No one likes to live a lie. Be honest with yourself, and you will find the motivation to do what you advise others to do.
- Vince Poscente
(Keywords: Motivation, Lie, Talk, Walking, Will)
There's nothing like walking out and watching the people get turned on. Nothing in the world could replace it.
- Louis Prima
(Keywords: People, Nothing, Walking, World)
I don't mean that if you're a Christian, walking close to God, you will immediately gain celebrity. you may fail as an artist, because you may not have what the public want at that time, and you have to be prepared for that.
- Cliff Richard
(Keywords: God, Time, Christian, Artist, Celebrity, Gain, May, Public, Walking, Want, Will)
I have tremendous faith in theuniverse. I feel at home on this planet. Even though it's a very big world out there, I plan on walking right through the middle of it unharmed.
- Marion Ross
(Keywords: Faith, Home, Right, Walking, World)
Skill is successfully walking a tightrope between the twin towers of New York's World Trade Center. Intelligence is not trying.
- Marilyn vos Savant
(Keywords: Intelligence, Skill, Trade, Trying, Walking, World)
When I started walking and I looked down and I saw on the floor this water, which looked like, you know, water in your basement except it happened to be in the auxiliary building of a nuclear power plant.
- William Scranton
(Keywords: Power, Building, Walking, Water)
Basically, what you really want to do is try to engage the viewer's body relation to his thinking and walking and looking, without being overly heavy-handed about it.
- Richard Serra
(Keywords: Being, Body, Thinking, Walking, Want)
I was watching something the other day which started out with five guys walking towards you and one woman, and there you go-it's still being dominated by the male society.
- Joan Severance
(Keywords: Society, Being, Day, Walking, Woman)
You want people walking away from the conversation with some kernel of wisdom or some kind of impact.
- Harry Dean Stanton
(Keywords: Wisdom, People, Conversation, Walking, Want)
My style will be management by being on the street, management by walking around. Third persons won't have to tell me what's going on in our city. I'll hear it, I'll see it, I'll touch it myself.
- Carl Stokes
(Keywords: Management, Being, Style, Walking, Will)
Being a Jew is like walking in the wind or swimming: you are touched at all points and conscious everywhere.
- Lionel Trilling
(Keywords: Being, Walking, Wind)
I grew up in New Hampshire. My closest neighbor was a mile away. The deer and the raccoons were my friends. So I would spend time walking through the woods, looking for the most beautiful tropical thing that can survive the winter in the woods in New Hampshire.
- Steven Tyler
(Keywords: Time, Friends, Walking, Winter)
The film Punch - Drunk Love is how you see the world when you're in love. You don't see somebody's psychological baggage necessarily, you see the person walking out of the light.
- Emily Watson
(Keywords: Love, Film, Light, Walking, World)
History has proven that the PLO and its sectors suffered great damage when walking the way of harming Zionist interests in other countries around the world.
- Ahmed Yassin
(Keywords: History, Countries, Walking, World)
All my writing is about the recognition that there is no single reality. But the beauty of it is that you nevertheless go on, walking towards utopia, which may not exist, on a bridge which might end before you reach the other side.
- Marguerite Young
(Keywords: Beauty, End, May, Reality, Utopia, Walking, Writing)