I don’t count my sit-ups; I only start counting when it starts hurting because they’re the only ones that count.
It's not the voting that's democracy, it's the counting.
Man is fond of counting his troubles, but he does not count his joys.
If he counted them up as he ought to, he would see that every lot has enough happiness provided for it.
The heart can think of no devotion Greater than being shore to the ocean- Holding the curve of one position, Counting an endless repetition.
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The best part of our lives we pass in counting on what is to come.
Patience is counting down without blasting off
Count you age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
When I started counting my blessings, my whole life turned around.
It's not the voting that's democracy; it's the counting.
Envy is the art of counting the other fellow's blessings instead of your own.
Most of the tasks we do are for humans.
For example, a tax calculation is counting numbers so the government can pull money out from my wallet, but government consists of humans.
What culture lacks is the taste for anonymous, innumerable germination.
Culture is smitten with counting and measuring; it feels out of place and uncomfortable with the innumerable; its efforts tend, on the contrary, to limit the numbers in all domains; it tries to count on its fingers.
Listen, my friend, there are two races of beings.
The masses teeming and happy --common clay, if you like --eating, breeding, working, counting their pennies; people who just live; ordinary people; people you can't imagine dead. And then there are the others --the noble ones, the heroes. The ones you can quite well imagine lying shot, pale and tragic; one minute triumphant with a guard of honor, and the next being marched away between two gendarmes.
Love is not a matter of counting the years -- it's making the years count.
If all power is in the people, if there is no higher law than their will, and if by counting their votes, their will may be ascertained -- then the people may entrust all their power to anyone, and the power of the pretender and the usurper is then legitimate. It is not to be challenged since it came originally from the sovereign people.
I have told you that, no matter how many times you have refused to enter the sanctuary, you have only to knock and the door will be opened to you. I have said to you Ask and it shall be given you, but you refuse to believe in me. You think that someone is counting your sins, your moments of indecision or recalcitrance, but it is not true. You are the only one counting.I say to you brother, stop counting, stop making excuses, stop pretending that the door is locked. I am here at the threshold. Reach out and take my hand and we will open the door and walk through together.I am the door to love without conditions. When you walk through, you too will be the door.
There is here no measuring with time, no year matters, and ten years are nothing. Being an artist means, not reckoning and counting, but ripening like the tree which does not force it's sap and stands confident in the storms of Spring without the fear that after them may come no Summer. It does come. I learn it daily, learn it with pain to which I am grateful
It is important that the Iraqi people have confidence in the election results and that the voting process, including the process for vote counting, is free and fair.
Our children are counting on us to provide two things: consistency and structure. Children need parents who say what they mean, mean what they say, and do what they say they are going to do.
If a lobbyist sets up shop, or a lawyer, in which they're receiving income through what is something like a tax loophole so that it's not counting as corporate income, that is what this is counting as a small business.
I'm not counting any chickens.
It was the oddest feeling. I thought Laci Peterson needed me; I thought she was counting on me to bring her and her baby home.
The creator of the universe works in mysterious ways.
But he uses a base ten counting system and likes round numbers.
In reality, it si more fruitful to wound than to kill.
While the dead man lies still, counting only one man less, the wounded man is a progressive drain upon his side.
Counting in octal is just like counting in decimal, if you don't use your .
Music is the pleasure the human mind experiences from counting without being aware that it is counting.
Affirmative action has a negative effect on our society when it means counting us like so many beans and dividing us into separate piles.
All of us kids ended up 'doing Mom.' There are four of us who've tried show business. Five if you insist on counting my sister the nun, who does liturgical dance.
I shall ask no more than that you agree with Dean Inge that even though counting heads is not an ideal way to govern, at least it is better than breaking them.
I'm probably one of the worst people with numbers you've ever met.
My brothers always kid that they think I'm counting cards in Vegas, but I'm just trying to add things up.
Surely there comes a time when counting the cost and paying the price aren't things to think about any more. All that matters is value - the ultimate value of what one does.
Measurements of the specific ionization of both the positive and negative particles, by counting the number of droplets per unit length along the tracks, showed the great majority of both the positive and negative particles to possess unit electric charge.
I think men get nervous when women start counting the number of female senators, and whites become edgy when they hear the next Supreme Court seat will probably go to a Latino. This isn't always because they object to sharing the spoils, by the way; it just reminds us that the melting pot may not be working, and we haven't yet achieved the ambiguous national dream of becoming a nation of indistinguishable beige atheists.
Maybe it will be a great thing when the Baby Boomers finally die out.
In real life, it's not a matter of the good guys or the bad guys. Rather, it's big numbers and small numbers that do the counting.
I need them, need them to give me a kick up the arse.
Otherwise I'd just be sat-in getting fat, counting me money. It's good people living on your doorstep and looking through your bins. Gives you energy.
I've already felt that I want to direct.
Being an executive producer is like the best job in the world because you make all these executive decisions and then you leave the money to other people. You don't have to be on set and counting beans.
The economic, social and cultural progress of a nation depends on citizens counting for more and having more rights.
This war so far has cost us $125 billion and counting, because largely we decided to do it on our own, with only the United Kingdom as a paying, fully participating partner.
I'd go stupid collecting and counting my money.
You can't eat fish. It's 6,000 parts DDT per million all over the world, not counting radiation.
I have nothing to do with counting the votes.
Why? Because we're very well down this process as it is - flawed as it is - and we're counting on getting more power plants on line by the end of 2003 so we have a surplus of power.
The wool of a thousand sheep in good pasture at the least ought to yield fifty marks a year, the wool of two thousand one hundred marks, and so forth, counting by thousands.
Vote counting and ballot collecting does not occur in the light of day.
There are too many occasions when observers and opposing parties lose contact with the ballots.
There's a higher form of happiness in commitment. I'm counting on it.
The thing that motivates me is a very common form of motivation.
And that is, with other folks counting on me, it's so easy to be motivated.
I knew at a young age, whether I was playing baseball or hockey or lacrosse, that my teammates were counting on me, whether it be to strike the last batter out in a baseball game or score a big goal in a hockey game.
I am very concerned about the millions of baby boomers who are counting on the stock market to deliver them a safe, sound, long retirement. I am afraid the baby boomers who are counting on the stock market are in trouble.
It doesn't get any more underground, conscious or indie than Macklemore, Ryan Lewis, but because they got a couple of really big pop hits, actually some of the biggest pop hits that hip-hop has ever seen, people are missing that part of their story. People are not counting that blessing.
In dancing with the enemy one follows his steps even if counting under one's breath.
The votes of 60,000 Floridians were not counted.
The Court threw out all 60,00 votes. And that's what the newspapers around the country are counting now.