quote by Jesse Owens

When I came back, after all those stories about Hitler and his snub, I came back to my native country, and I could not ride in the front of the bus. I had to go to the back door. I couldn't live where I wanted. Now what's the difference?

— Jesse Owens

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Front doors quote Sometimes the strongest people are the ones who love beyond all faults, cry behi

Sometimes the strongest people are the ones who love beyond all faults, cry behind closed doors and fight battles that nobody knows about.

Leave your front door and your back door open.

Allow your thoughts to come and go. Just don't serve them tea.

A man is at the bar, drunk. I pick him up off the floor, and offer to take him home. On the way to my car, he falls down three times. When I get to his house, I help him out of the car, and on the way to the front door, he falls down four more times. I ring the bell and say, Here's your husband! The man's wife says, Where's his wheelchair?

Front doors quote A positive attitude opens the door to positive opportunities, which leads to a p

A positive attitude opens the door to positive opportunities, which leads to a positive life.

A photographer went to a socialite party in New York.

As he entered the front door, the host said 'I love your pictures - they're wonderful; you must have a fantastic camera.' He said nothing until dinner was finished, then: 'That was a wonderful dinner; you must have a terrific stove.

Many of us in our praying are like nasty little boys who ring front door bells and run away before anyone answers.

I arrived home the other day, and it was just pouring rain out side so buy the time I get from the car to the front door I am soaked. I walk in side and take off my jacket and my wife says Is it raining out I couldn't help my self when I replied Nope, I had to take the gold fish for a walk. Here's your sign!

Front doors quote Don't give up. Normally it is the last key on the ring that opens the door.

Don't give up. Normally it is the last key on the ring that opens the door.

A country without a border is like a person in a house without a front door.

Anybody can enter and you cannot ask anybody to leave.

I think that people should come to Australia through the front door, not through the back door. If people want a migration outcome, they should go through the migration channels.

The hardest distance is always from the sofa to the front door

Front doors quote Why do you stay in prison, when the door is so wide open?

Why do you stay in prison, when the door is so wide open?

When somebody comes to your front door, and they're screaming obscenities at you and telling you to come outside, and you've had your life threatened several times, you take it pretty seriously. It's the reason I have a Rottweiler.

We often get in quicker by the back door than by the front.

Let everyone sweep in front of his own door, and the whole world will be clean.

Front doors quote The moment you accept what troubles you've been given, the door will open.

The moment you accept what troubles you've been given, the door will open.

Put one foot in front of the other. Keep marching forward, even when doubt, fear, and failure all come knocking at your door.

So when the world knocks at your front door, clutch the knob and open on up, running forward into its widespread greeting arms with your hands before you, fingertips trembling though they may be.

It's the three pairs of eyes that mothers have to have.

..One pair that see through closed doors. Another in the back of her head...and, of course, the ones in front that can look at a child when he goofs up and reflect 'I understand and I love you' without so much as uttering a word.

Front doors quote If It doesn't open, It's not your door.

If It doesn't open, It's not your door.

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one thing I don’t need is any more apologies i got sorry greetin me at my front door you can keep yrs i don’t know what to do wit em they don’t open doors or bring the sun back they don’t make me happy or get a mornin paper didn’t nobody stop usin my tears to wash cars cuz a sorry.

The way to fly is to go straight up .

. . Such a machine (the helicopter) will never compete with the aeroplane, though it will have specialized uses, and in these it will surpass the aeroplane. The fact that you can land at your front door is the reason you can't carry heavy loads efficiently.

You cannot find what you do not seek.

You cannot grasp when you do not reach. Your dreams won't come up to your front door. You have got to take a leap if you want to soar.

Front doors quote Even if you can't physically see the result in front of you right now, every sin

Even if you can't physically see the result in front of you right now, every single effort you do is changing your body from the inside. Never get discouraged.

When I was a kid, my favourite time of the year when I was child was that magical first snowfall. I'd yell Yippee! Snow! and run up to the front door and shout You know the deal... You have to let me in now.

Actually, who hasn't been through the ghastly experience of sitting in front of a blank page, with its toothless mouth grinning at you: Go ahead, let's see you lay a finger on me? A blank page is actually a whitewashed wall with no door and no window. Beginning to tell a story is like making a pass at a total stranger in a restaurant.

Somebody once asked Niels Bohr why he had a horseshoe hanging above the front door of his house. Surely you, a world famous physicist, can't really believe that hanging a horseshoe above your door brings you luck? Of course not, Bohr replied, but I have been reliably informed that it will bring me luck whether I believe in it or not.

Front doors quote Old days won't open new doors.

Old days won't open new doors.

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Oh my god! Would you shut the front door already?! Look at you walking out here with your hair done, nails done, everything did. Whatchu think you fancy, huh? Look, uh, sweetheart, I don't speak Gucci or anything, but I'll give it my best shot.

When you're missing your two front teeth, that's honesty.

That is a door to your oral history. You're not covering anything up. You're saying, 'Hey world, I'm missing my front teeth. I'm gross; I'm dirty; I'm poor. I clearly have no problem with public urination and eating garbage. Don't come near me, I'll gum you to death!

On the most Scottish thing he'd ever seen: I was going through a town called Bathgate at around 11 o'clock at night. And there was a guy leaning and pissing against a front door. He then took out his keys and went inside.

Front doors quote Don't spend time beating on a wall hoping to transform it into a door.

Don't spend time beating on a wall hoping to transform it into a door.

You panic button collector. You clock of beautiful ticks. You run out the door if you need to. You flock to the front row of your own class. You feather everything until you know you can always, always shake like a leaf on my family tree and know you belong here. You belong here and everything you feel is okay. Everything you feel is okay.

But Tudor mansions on manicured grounds didn't look right with their grand front doors wide open to the night. It was like a debutante flashing her bra thanks to a wardrobe malfunction.

I draw to shock myself out of a too-easy rhythm - I may begin with no conception whatever, an image emerges . I rub it out and begin again, searching for its counterpart. When it appears I invariably find that the thing I draw is at my elbow, it is out of the window, or has been standing at my front door for a long time.

Front doors quote You keep putting one foot in front of the other and then one day you look back a

You keep putting one foot in front of the other and then one day you look back and you've climbed a mountain.

We have to find the back door to peoples' hearts because the front door is heavily guarded.

This country cannot be the country we want it to be if its story is told by only one group of citizens. Our goal is to give all Americans front door access to the truth.

I don't think it's a very Christian thing to come in by the back door rather than the front door.

Front doors quote Old ways won't open new doors.

Old ways won't open new doors.

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Michael Moore and I actually have a lot in common.

We both appreciate living in a country where there's free expression. But Michael, if you ever show up at my front door with a camera, I'll kill you. I mean it.

We knew the front door was always left open, but we broke in just to keep in practice. Doxy turned all the Washburn family photos to the wall so there wouldn't be any witnesses.

He said that if culture is a house, then language was the key to the front door;

to all the rooms inside. Without it, he said, you ended up wayward, without a proper home or a legitimate identity.

You must maximize the probability that someone shows up at front door of your store or website and ends up with a solved problem.

Think about the comfortable feeling you have as you open your front door.

That's but a hint of what we'll feel some day on arriving at the place our Father has lovingly and personally prepared for us in heaven. We will finally - and permanently - be 'at home' in a way that defies description.

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