Criticism is something we can avoid easily by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.— Aristotle
Fulfilling Dead Ends quotations
You can't go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending.
Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.
I think dry nanotechnology is probably a dead-end.
Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up being the biggest step of your life. Tip top if you must, but take the step.
Failure doesn't mean you are a failure.
.. it just means you haven't succeeded yet. Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.
Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker.
Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.
Only the dead have seen the end of war.
You have the power to say - This is not how my story will end.
We thought of life by analogy with a journey, a pilgrimage, which had a serious purpose at the end, and the thing was to get to that end, success or whatever it is, maybe heaven after you’re dead. But we missed the point the whole way along. It was a musical thing and you were supposed to sing or to dance while the music was being played.
As long as you ask questions you are breaking through, but the moment you begin to accept, you are psychologically dead. So right through life don't accept a thing, but inquire, investigate. Then you will find that your mind is something really extraordinary, it has no end, and to such a mind there is no death.
Adversity is not a dead end but a detour to a better outcome than you can imagine!
New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.
After all, how can a mere dragon expect to tell a man like yourself what to do? In fact, everyone should stand in awe of your brilliance of finding the only dead end. - Saphira
Ready comprehension is often a knee-jerk response and the most dangerous form of understanding. It blinks an opaque screen over your ability to learn. The judgmental precedents of law function that way, littering your path with dead ends. Be warned. Understand nothing. All comprehension is temporary.
It is not larger, cleaner cages that justice demands.
..but empty cages; not traditional animal agriculture but a complete end to all commerce in the flesh of dead animals; not more humane hunting and trapping, but the total eradication of these barbarous practices.
Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life. Keep going. Tough situations build strong people in the end.
The dead are never far from us. They're in our hearts and on our minds and in the end all that separates us from them is a single breath, one final puff of air.
Out of abysses of Illiteracy, Through labyrinths of Lies, Across wastelands of Disease . . . We advance Out of dead-ends of Poverty, Through wilderness of Superstition, Across barricades of Jim Crowism . . . We advance.
This does not mean that you are warmongers.
On the contrary, the soldier above all other people prays for peace, for he must suffer and bear the deepest wounds and scars of war. But always in our ears ring the ominous words of Plato, that wisest of all philosophers: "Only the dead have seen the end of war.
You never change your life until you step out of your comfort zone; change begins at the end of your comfort zone.
Loving him was like driving a new Maserati down a dead end street;
faster than the winds, passionate as sin, ending so suddenly.
Today's 'best practices' lead to dead ends; the best paths are new and untried.
His soul swooned slowly as he heard the snow falling faintly through the universe and faintly falling, like the descent of their last end, upon all the living and the dead.
Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up beign the biggest step of your life. Tip toe if you must, but take the step.
When I start getting old, I'm going to start ending my prayers like, "Lord, it'd be a good day to die." I don't wanna be 130 years old with a diaper on, all my friends dead and gone. I wanna get to heaven, come get me!
Failure is delay, but not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead-end street.
It is only in God that we discover our origin, our identity, our meaning, our purpose, our significance, and our destiny. Every other path leads to a dead end.
I remained too much inside my head and ended up losing my mind.
I do a lot of things hopin I never had to fit in, so tryin to keep up with my progress is like a dead end.
I think a lot of funds get their ideas from Wall Street.
I just like to find my own ideas. I read a lot. A lot of news. I just follow my nose. A lot of times it's a dead end, but sometimes there's value there.
Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker
When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on.
Better try to stay wide awake, or you might end up found dead by the lake.
We all end up dead, it's just a question of how and why.
An ordinary mistake is one that leads to a dead end, while a profound mistake is one that leads to progress. Anyone can make an ordinary mistake, but it takes a genius to make a profound mistake.
At the end of the game the kind and the pawn go back in the same box.
Full sexual consciousness and a natural regulation of sexual life mean the end of mystical feelings of any kind. In other words, natural sexuality is the deadly enemy of mystical religion. The church, by making the fight over sexuality the center of its dogmas and of its influence over the masses, confirms this concept.
Just because you’ve come to a dead end, it’s not time to give up.
Find a different route and keep pressing forward.
I embarked on a risky course of plastic surgery and silicone injections, major dental realignments and gruesome medical procedures. I pray that young dancers, those who imitate me at their peril, will avoid this blind alley. It is more than a dead end; it is a dead beginning.
At the end of the day, we can endure much more than we think we can.
Great God, what do I see and hear! The end of things created! The judge of mankind doth appear On clouds of glory seated! The trumpet sounds; the graves restore, The dead which they contained before; Prepare, my soul, to meet Him!
There's no such thing as a lost cause, or a dead end.
Through persistence, attitude, and creativity, there's always an escape route.
If you attack a mathematical problem directly, very often you come to a dead end, nothing you do seems to work and you feel that if only you could peer round the corner there might be an easy solution. There is nothing like having somebody else beside you, because he can usually peer round the corner.
All I know is what the words know, and dead things, and that makes a handsome little sum, with a beginning and a middle and an end, as in the well-built phrase and the long sonata of the dead.
It may seem like I came out of the blue.
But, my road was long, windy, full of hurdles, and even some dead ends. I lost family. I lost friends. I even lost my way. When I reached what felt like rock bottom, I realized I had a responsibility to everyone who believed in me and to kids, like me, who just needed a chance and something to believe in.