If people say that here and there someone has been taken away and maltreated, I can only reply: You can't make an omelette without breaking eggs.— Hermann Goring
Competitive Breaking Eggs quotations
Sometimes, a break from your routine is the very thing you need.
I raise my stein to the builder who can remove ghettos without removing people as I hail the chef who can make omelets without breaking eggs.
Omelets are not made without breaking eggs.
It's okay to be a glowstick. Sometimes we have to break before we shine.
Life is an egg you have to be patient and careful with it or it will break.
To make an omelet you must first break some eggs.
Put all your eggs in one basket... the handle's going to break. Then all you've got is scrambled eggs.
If an egg is broken by outside, life ends. If broken by inside force, life begins. Great things always begin from inside.
You cannot make an omelet without breaking some balls
After all, they (the pro-vaccine lobbyists) say to themselves, you can't make an omelette without breaking eggs. But the eggs being broken are small, helpless, and innocent babies, while the omelette is being enjoyed by the pediatricians and vaccine manufacturers.
And you stagger down to break your fast.
Greasy bacon and lacquered eggs And coffee composed of frigid dregs.
People will hate you, rate you, shake you, and break you. But how strong you stand is what makes you.
You CAN make an omelette without breaking eggs. It's just a really bad omelette.
Probably one of the most private things in the world is an egg until it is broken.
What breaks in daybreak? Is it the night? Is it the sun, cracked in two by the horizon like an egg, spilling out light?
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
Every bird which flies has the thread of the infinite in its claw.
Germination includes the hatching of a meteor and the tap of a swallow's bill breaking the egg, and it leads forward the birth of an earth-worm and the advent of Socrates.
Between a high, solid wall and an egg that breaks against it, I will always stand on the side of the egg.
Maddie took the top of her egg off. The hot bright yolk was like summer sun breaking through cloud. The first daffodil in the snow. A gold sovereign wrapped in a white silk handkerchief. She dipped her spoon in it and licked it.
Don't let little stupid things break your happiness
I would like to break out of this "dark, brooding" image, cause I'm actually not like that at all. In Ireland, brooding is a term we use for hens. A brooding hen is supposed to lay eggs. Everytime somebody says "He's dark and brooding" I think: "He's about to lay an egg".
It is computed that eleven thousand persons have at several times suffered death rather than submit to break their eggs at the smaller end.
The egg can be your best friend if you just give it the right break
Know the rules well, so you can break them effectively.
The Golf Hall of Fame is full of players with unusual looking swings.
Some of the prettiest swings you've ever seen in your life are made on the far end of the public driving range by guys who couldn't break an egg with a baseball bat.
I'm frightened of eggs, worse than frightened, they revolt me.
That white round thing without any holes have you ever seen anything more revolting than an egg yolk breaking and spilling its yellow liquid? Blood is jolly, red. But egg yolk is yellow, revolting. I've never tasted it.
Take the matter as you find it ask no questions, utter no remonstrances;
it is your best wisdom. You expected bread and you have got a stone: break your teeth on it, and don't shriek because the nerves are martyrised; do not doubt that your mental stomach - if you have such a thing - is strong as an ostrich's; the stone will digest. You held out your hand for an egg, and fate put into it a scorpion. Show no consternation; close your fingers firmly upon the gift; let it sting through your palm. Never mind; in time, after your hand and arm have swelled and quivered long with torture, the squeezed scorpion will die, and you will have learned the great lesson how to endure without a sob.
Talking about our problems is our greatest addiction. Break the habit. Talk about your joys.
Break eggs to make omlettes, never be complacent or think 'I've got a career here, I've got to keep it going'.
I always wanted to do a B&E. Not bacon and eggs. Although I could always go for bacon and eggs. I'm talking about breaking in and entering.
By far the most dangerous people in the world are optimists (those who believe that all can be made well here below). If you think all can be made well in this world, then you will go to any extreme to make it happen. There is the story of the 20th century. As Lenin said, "You can't make an omelet without breaking a few eggs".
I will be waiting here, for you silence to break, for your soul to shake, for your love to wake.
There's an old saying among scientific guys: "You can't make an omelet without breaking eggs, ideally by dropping a cement truck on them from a crane."
I experimented with drugs and I experimented with everything that little boys do - vandalism, throwing eggs at cars, breaking and entering schools and destroying a room. But I finally got to a point where I looked around and said, "This is not getting me anywhere. I'm stagnating with these guys." They were getting drunk and high every weekend. I got out.
Chances are that any helpful two-year-old will break some eggs.
We are often not very good at things when we are new. But there may be an important choice to make at such moments. Do we support and protect the innate wish to be of help to others in our children, or do we protect the eggs? Hard as it seems, the greater mother wisdom may lie in a willingness to clean up broken eggs or replace a mitten and a box of crayons.
You have to keep breaking your heart until it opens.
Walter Duranty helped to turn the monster Stalin into a world figure and a hero of the leftistWestern intelligentsia by defending the bloodbath of the Soviet Union from its critics in the now famous: "You can't make an omelette without breaking eggs.
"Between a high, solid wall and an egg that breaks against it, I will always stand on the side of the egg." Yes, no matter how right the wall may be and how wrong the egg, I will stand with the egg. Someone else will have to decide what is right and what is wrong; perhaps time or history will decide. If there were a novelist who, for whatever reason, wrote works standing with the wall, of what value would such works be?
Problems are an important part of maturing--meet them straight on.
Work them out. It's like the chick in the egg. It has to break through the eggshell on its own. That's how it gains its first strength. If you break the shell for the chick, you end up with a puny little runt.
Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist
As the former dissident Vladimir Bukovsky once remarked – referring to the Russian proverb to the effect that you cannot make an omelette without breaking eggs – he had seen plenty of broken eggs, but never tasted any omelette.
If you are handed something, it's a blessing and a curse.
Look at hip hop artists, they produced everything themselves. Even people like Robert De Niro are getting into production. Again, it's art vs. marketing. Not everyone can take the risk. You have to break a few eggs to make a good omelet.
And trying to break it down this way, to minor and major offenses, maybes and what-ifs, was like arguing over the origin of cracks in a broken egg. It was done. How it happened didn't matter anymore.
Will Thisbee gave me The Beginner's Cook-Book for Girl Guides.
It was just the thing; the writer assumes you know nothing about cookery and writes useful hints - "When adding eggs, break the shells first.