Do all the good you can and make as little fuss about it as possible.— Charles Dickens
Scandalous Fuss quotations
We could fight the fuss till we get like friends, Or somebody bite the dust and we split like ends. Even in our wildest moments, girl, I'm on it cause you're worth it. Practice makes perfect, so we fightin' for a purpose.
The whole world is drunk and we're just the cocktail of the moment.
Someday soon, the world will wake up, down two aspirin with a glass of tomato juice, and wonder what the hell all the fuss was about.
While Europe's eye is fix'd on mighty things, The fate of empires and the fall of kings; While quacks of State must each produce his plan, And even children lisp the Rights of Man; Amid this mighty fuss just let me mention, The Rights of Woman merit some attention.
Life is very short, and there's no time for fussing and fighting my friends
All I've done is run fast. I don't see why people should make much fuss about that.
City people make most of the fuss about the charms of country life.
I can't understand why men make all this fuss about Everest-it's only a mountain.
We are such spendthrifts with our lives, the trick of living is to slip on and off the planet with the least fuss you can muster. I’m not running for sainthood. I just happen to think that in life we need to be a little like the farmer, who puts back into the soil what he takes out.
One of the most difficult things to learn is to render service without bossing, without making a fuss about it, and without any consciousness of high and low. In the world of spirituality, humility counts at least as much as utility.
The noble-minded are calm and steady. Little people are forever fussing and fretting.
True worship doesn't put on a show or make a fuss;
true worship isn't forced, isn't half-hearted, doesn't keep looking at its watch, doesn't worry what the person in the next pew is doing. True worship is open to God, adoring God, waiting for God, trusting God even in the dark.
[But if things continue the way they are] .
..the society that I envision, if my dream is not just a false notion, this society will have to begin to create itself in the midst of fuss, noisiness and panic, and will have to face the prospects of both internal and external war.
At times failure is very necessary for the artist.
It reminds him that failure is not the ultimate disaster. And this reminder liberates him from the mean fussing of perfectionism.
I don't know what my appeal is. I can see I've got blue eyes and don't look like the Hunchback of Notre Dame but I can't understand the fuss.
Like a necktie or a bouquet of flowers, an idea was best if one did not fuss with it too much
If I cannot in honest happiness take the second place (or the twentieth);
if I cannot take the first without making a fuss about my unworthiness, then I know nothing of Calvary love.
A grandparent is old on the outside but young on the inside.
If your baby is "beautiful and perfect, never cries or fusses, sleeps on schedule and burps on demand, an angel all the time," you're the grandma.
I honestly don't understand the big fuss made over nudity and sex in films. It's silly.
This whole fuss did not only damage Fischer's image, but that of the USA as well. The way the Americans treated one of their most popular citizens did not make a positive impression worldwide.
The child gets two confusing messages when a parent tells him which is the right fork to use, and then proceeds to use the wrong one. So does the child who listens to parents bicker and fuss, yet is told to be nice to his brothers and sisters.
I don't like a lot of frills and fusses.
What's all this fuss about plutonium? How can something named after a Disney character be dangerous?
As far as possible, you should pray in quiet and silent devotion.
Try to have a favorite topic of prayer, such as a devotion to the passion of Jesus, the Blessed Sacrament, awareness of the divine presence; go directly to Jesus without too much fuss.
The pressure on kids is high to get good grades.
In my time, no one cared about it. My father looked at them but he didn't really make much fuss about them.
I don't understand how people can make such a fuss about people that are happy and in love, when there's people dying of hunger and war and they don't even notice that. I really don't understand that. That makes me so angry!
I was glamorous because of magicians like George Folsey, James Wong Howe, Oliver Marsh, Ray June, and all those other great cinematographers. I trusted those men and the other experts who made us beautiful. The rest of it I didn't give a damn about. I didn't fuss about my clothes, my lighting, or anything else, but, believe me, some of them did.
I don't know why the players make such a big fuss about sitting in the first class section of the plane. Does that mean they'll get there faster?
Stars talk about how they dislike fans fussing over them, begging for autographs and things like that, but deep down inside, they love every minute of it.
Still-there's no use trying to figure why things fall the way they do.
Things just are, and fussing don't bring changes.
When I was young, I was extremely scared of dying.
But now I think it a very, very wise arrangement. It's like a light that is extinguished. Not very much to make a fuss about
The fuss that actors began making about the difficulty of shifting to sound struck me as perfectly foolish.
It's that wonderful old-fashioned idea that others come first and you come second. This was the whole ethic by which I was brought up. Others matter more than you do, so 'don't fuss, dear; get on with it.'
...We can work it out. Life is very short, and there's no time for fussing and fighting, my friend.
Looking back... it's hard to understand what all the fuss was about as things changed in just a few years. When you look at all the things that have happened in the world, it seems very small.