It is our duty to give meaning to the life of future generations by sharing our knowledge and experience; by teaching an appreciation of work well done and a respect for nature, the source of all life; by encouraging the young to venture off the beaten path and avoid complacency by challenging their emotions.— Paul Bocuse
Floundering Beaten Path quotations
You are all lions – so go your own way.
Do not walk the beaten path like sheep, one after another. Do not follow any path. Lions do not follow each other like sheep.
Beaten paths are for beaten men.
People tend to want to follow the beaten path.
The difficulty is that the beaten path doesn't seem to be leading anywhere.
What is national freedom if not a people’s inner freedom to cultivate its abilities along the beaten path of its history?
If a man can write a better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mousetrap, than his neighbor, though he build his house in the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door.
True morality consists not in following the beaten track, but in finding the true path for ourselves, and fearlessly following it.
I honor every woman who has strength enough to step out of the beaten path when she feels that her walk lies in another.
Towering genius disdains a beaten path. It seeks regions hitherto unexplored.
The fans like the idea we do what we want.
It's not an act. Screw the record company and the beaten path. Without MTV or radio, we still have a huge underground following.
I keep interested and I keep my eyes wide open.
..I try to read as much as possible...try to go to places that are off the beaten path...and I love to listen in on other peoples conversations...all the things that are floating around out there and I regurgitate it with my perspective...lyrically and musically.
If you are tired of living on the beaten path that everyone else walks, venture into the woods. Some people would be afraid they would get lost, but a confident woman expects to have a new experience that might be outrageously wonderful.
In vain do science and philosophy pose as the arbiters of the human mind, of which they are in fact only the servants. Religion has provided a conception of life, and science travels in the beaten path. Religion reveals the meaning of life, and science only applies this meaning to the course of circumstances.
Towering genius disdains a beaten path .
.. It scorns to tread in the footsteps of any predecessor, however illustrious. It thirsts for distinction.
Towering genius disdains a beaten path.
We are no more content to plod along the beaten paths - and so marriage must go the way of God.
Every time I've strayed from the beaten path I've never regretted it.
The beaten path is the safest, but the traffic's terrible.
The beaten path is the safest, but the traffics terrible.
To really be on stage and not know what you're going to say, and to be able to say something that makes people laugh, or do something that's sort of abstract or off the beaten path and have people connect to it by just putting your ideas together, that really makes me happy.
I wanted to be able to talk with people who have trade jobs and make records with them. I want to do more records with carpenters, electricians, people who specialize in even more bizarre trades that are off the beaten path.
If a man can... make a better mousetrap, the world will make a beaten path to his door.
We didn't have MTV, and I was desperate for something.
You know, you're young, you want something off the beaten path. And Twin Peaks was like, surrealism on network TV.
What it targets is not something that's really looked at a lot in terms of the war. This is stuff that's off the beaten path in terms of what we think of every time you start a Civil War history or a Civil War presentation. It's usually about the military and the soldiers and all that stuff. And this is not. It's the backdrop to a place and a time and circumstances that didn't have anything to do with that.
My humor is a lot like Kristen Wiig's from 'Saturday Night Live' or 'Bridesmaids.' Quirky, off the beaten path.
The conduct of schools, based upon a new order of conception, is so much more difficult than is the management of schools which walk the beaten path.
It is easier taking the beaten path than making our way over bogs and precipices. The great difficulty in philosophy is to come to every question with a mind fresh and unshackled by former theories, though strengthened by exercise and information.
Only on the surface of things have I ever trod the beaten path.
So long as I could keep from hurting anyone else, I have lived, as completely as it was possible, the life of my choice. I have been free. . . . I have done the work I wished to do for the sake of that work alone.
If you choose to get off the beaten path here, you'll find yourself in a situation where everything looks the same.
Solving a problem for which you know there’s an answer is like climbing a mountain with a guide, along a trail someone else has laid. In mathematics, the truth is somewhere out there in a place no one knows, beyond all the beaten paths. And it’s not always at the top of the mountain. It might be in a crack on the smoothest cliff or somewhere deep in the valley.
Nature is nowhere accustomed more openly to display her secret mysteries than in cases where she shows tracings of her workings apart from the beaten paths; nor is there any better way to advance the proper practice of medicine than to give our minds to the discovery of the usual law of nature, by careful investigation of cases of rarer forms of disease.
The most beaten paths are certainly the surest, but do not hope to start much game on them.
Sometimes, instead of going down the road less taken, you just charge down the beaten path.
See?" Fezzik pointed then. Far down, at the very bottom of the mountain path, the man in black could be seen running. "Inigo is beaten." Inconceivable!" exploded the Sicilian. Fezzik never dared disagree with the hunchback. "I'm so stupid," Fezzik nodded. "Inigo has not lost to the man in black, he has defeated him. And to prove it he has put on all the man in black's clothes and masks and hoods and boots and gained eighty pounds.
Time, of course, topples everyone in its path equally- the way that driver beats his old horse until it dies. But the thrashing we receive is one of frightful gentleness. Few of us even realize that we are being beaten.