quote by Abdul Sattar Edhi

People know that I have adopted four principles in living my life: simple living, punctuality, hard work and prudence.

— Abdul Sattar Edhi

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Adoption quote Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.
Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience.

One should remain as a witness to whatever happens, adopting the attitude, 'Let whatever strange things that happens happen, let us see!' This should be one's practice. Nothing happens by accident in the divine scheme of things.

The uniform makes for brotherhood, since when universally adopted it covers up all differences of class and country.

Adoption quote We are all naked apes beneath the wold variety of our adopted costumes.
We are all naked apes beneath the wold variety of our adopted costumes.

Adopt the pace of nature, her secret is patience.

Now back in 1927 an American socialist, Norman Thomas, six times candidate for president on the Socialist Party ticket, said the American people would never vote for socialism. But he said under the name of liberalism the American people will adopt every fragment of the socialist program.


I can never suppose this country so far lost to all ideas of self-importance as to be willing to grant America independence; if that could ever be adopted I shall despair of this country being ever preserved from a state of inferiority and consequently falling into a very low class among the European States.

I can never suppose this country so far lost to all ideas of self-importance as to be willing to grant America independence; if that could ever be adopted I shall despair of this country being ever preserved from a state of inferiority and consequently falling into a very low class among the European States.

No rational argument will have a rational effect on a man who does not want to adopt a rational attitude.

Every miserable fool who has nothing at all of which he can be proud, adopts as a last resource pride in the nation to which he belongs; he is ready and happy to defend all its faults and follies tooth and nail, thus reimbursing himself for his own inferiority.

We must not adopt the world's view and then tweak it to make it Christian.

We must draw a line in the sand and stand firm in the radical teachings of Christ and His gospel. We must preach the truth and be the examples of the truth we preach.


I was admonished ot adopt feminine clothes;

I refused, and still refuse. As for other avocations of women, there are plenty of other women to perform them.

I come from a people who gave the Ten Commandments to the world.

Time has come to strenghten them by three additional ones, which we ought to adopt and commit ourselves to: thou shall not be a perpetrator; thou shall not be a victim; and thou shall never, but never, be a bystander.

Emotional sickness is avoiding reality at any cost. Emotional health is facing reality at any cost.

Vegetarian food leaves a deep impression on our nature.

If the whole world adopts vegetarianism, it can change the destiny of humankind.

For twenty years, my research has shown that the view you adopt for yourself profoundly affects the way you lead your life. It can determine whether you become the person you want to be and whether you accomplish the things you value.


When we blindly adopt a religion, a political system, a literary dogma, we become automatons. We cease to grow.

We mustn't fear to adopt the advanced management methods applied in capitalist countries. The very essence of socialism is the liberation and development of the productive systems. Socialism and market economy are not incompatible. We should be concerned about right-wing deviations, but most of all, we must be concerned about left-wing deviations.

The internet is super smart. If you do something that is cool, that's actually worth people's time, then they'll adopt it. If you do something that's not cool and sucks, you can spend as many marketing dollars as you want, [they] just won't

Adopting a new healthier lifestyle can involve changing diet to include more fresh fruit and vegetables as well as increasing levels of exercise.

We will not adopt the fantastic hypocrisy of modern conservatism which preaches the values of families and communities, while conducting a direct assault on them through reduced wages and conditions and job security.


Water adopts the shape of its receptacle, it is sometimes a trickle and sometimes a wild sea.

Leadership is not for the faint of heart

Too many children in foster care are falling through cracks.

Be a hero, take the time learn about adoption today.

The coconut trees, lithe and graceful, crowd the beach like a minuet of slender elderly virgins adopting flippant poses.

Do not adopt the best system of government, but the one most likely to succeed.


Families don't have to match. You don't have to look like someone else to love them.

There are people who've said that I'm being brave for being openly supportive of gay marriage, gay adoption... With all due respect, I humbly dissent. I am not being brave, I'm a decent human being... Love is a human experience, not a political statement

In all of us there is a hunger, marrow-deep, to know our heritage- to know who we are and where we have come from. Without this enriching knowledge, there is a hollow yearning. No matter what our attainments in life, there is still a vacuum, an emptiness, and the most disquieting loneliness.

Adoption has the dimension of connection - not only to your own tribe, but beyond, widening the scope of what constitutes love, ties and family. It is a larger embrace. By adopting, we stretch past our immediate circles and, by reaching out, find an unexpected sense of belonging with others.

There will be a few times in your life when all your instincts will tell you to do something, something that defies logic, upsets your plans, and may seem crazy to others. When that happens, you do it. Listen to your instincts and ignore everything else. Ignore logic, ignore the odds, ignore the complications, and just go for it.


Adopting the right attitude can convert a negative stress into a positive one.

All distinctions of birth or of rank have been abolished.

All citizens, whether native or adopted, are placed upon terms of precise equality. All are entitled to equal rights and equal protection.

I'm from Naples. I was born in a poor neighborhood and I always, in my heart, felt like it would be amazing to be able to adopt a child from Naples. I could give someone the opportunity I had. I would love to give back in that way and pay it forward.

Adoption is the highest privilege that the gospel offers: higher even than justification.. . To be right with God the Judge is a great thing, but to be loved and cared for by God the Father is greater.

Believing the right things about Jesus isn't enough.

You're not adopted as God's child until you confess and turn away from your wrongdoing and receive the freely offered gift of forgiveness and eternal life that Jesus purchased with his death on the cross. Until you do that, you'll always be on the outside looking in.

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