I don’t count my sit-ups; I only start counting when it starts hurting because they’re the only ones that count.
— Muhammad Ali

It's not the voting that's democracy, it's the counting.
— Tom Stoppard

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.
— Fyodor Dostoevsky

The heart can think of no devotion Greater than being shore to the ocean- Holding the curve of one position, Counting an endless repetition.
— Robert Frost

The best part of our lives we pass in counting on what is to come.
— William Hazlitt