Too many people spend money they haven't earned, to buy things they don't want, to impress people they don't like.

— Will Rogers

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The German soldier has impressed the world, however the Italian Bersagliere soldier has impressed the German soldier.

Impresses quote Work for a cause, not for applause. Live life to express not to impress.
Work for a cause, not for applause. Live life to express not to impress.
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A scientist in his laboratory is not a mere technician: he is also a child confronting natural phenomena that impress him as though they were fairy tales.

Impresses quote You will never get a second chance to make a first impression.
You will never get a second chance to make a first impression.

I'm here to impress only one man. He don't live here with us. He's on top. So that's all I'm concerned about. My work is not for the public or for man to view or make judgment on me, I work for one person.

If you can't see the sun you will be impressed with a street light.

If you've never felt thunder and lightning you'll be impressed with fireworks. And if you turn your back on the greatness and majesty of God you'll fall in love with a world of shadows and short-lived pleasures.

Whatever makes an impression on the heart seems lovely in the eye.

Impresses quote I often think that the night is more alive and richly colored than the day.
I often think that the night is more alive and richly colored than the day.

Being willing is not enough. We must do.

I am among those who think that science has great beauty.

A scientist in his laboratory is not only a technician: he is also a child placed before natural phenomena which impress him like a fairy tale. We should not allow it to be believed that all scientific progress can be reduced to mechanisms, machines, gearings, even though such machinery has its own beauty.

If the society today allows wrongs to go unchallenged, the impression is created that those wrongs have the approval of the majority.

Impresses quote A smile is an inexpensive way to change your looks.
A smile is an inexpensive way to change your looks.

A thousand words will not leave so deep an impression as one deed.

You know, I think many people have the mistaken impression that Congress regulates Wall Street. In truth that's not the case. The real truth is that Wall Street regulates the Congress.

Too many people spend money they haven't earned to buy things they don't want to impress people they don't like.

Impresses quote Don't use social media to impress people; use it to impact people.
Don't use social media to impress people; use it to impact people.

I shall never forget my mother, for it was she who planted and nurtured the first seeds of good within me. She opened my heart to the lasting impressions of nature; she awakened my understanding and extended my horizon and her percepts exerted an everlasting influence upon the course of my life.

Don't be concerned with other people's impressions of you.

They are dazzled and deluded by appearances. Stick with your purpose. This alone will strengthen your will and give your life coherence.

The wise stand out because they see themselves as part of the Whole.

They shine because they don't want to impress. They achieve great things because they don't look for recognition. Their wisdom is contained in what they are, not their opinions. They refuse to argue, so no-one argues with them.

Impresses quote Making a difference beats making an impression.
Making a difference beats making an impression.
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Christianity is not a matter of persuading people of particular ideas, but of inviting them to share in the greatness of Christ. So pray that I may never fall into the trap of impressing people with clever speech, but instead I may learn to speak with humility, desiring only to impress people with Christ himself.

I can't imagine anything worse than trying to impress a girl with dinner.

To be honest, I'm always impressing myself, not other people.

The sound of the sea, the curve of a horizon, wind in leaves, the cry of a bird leave manifold impression in us. And suddenly, without our wishing it at all, one of these memories spills from us and finds expression in musical language...I want to sing my interior landscape with the simple artlessness of a child.

Impresses quote Work for a cause, not for applause. Live life to express not to impress
Work for a cause, not for applause. Live life to express not to impress
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I don't really have control over my direct impression on people anymore.

I used to be the person putting my CD in people's hands. But I'm kind of a mainstream artist now. Not by choice.

I love myself when I am laughing. . . and then again when I am looking mean and impressive.

Even after the Truth has been realised, there remains that strong, obstinate impression that one is still an ego - the agent and experiencer. This has to be carefully removed by living in a state of constant identification with the supreme non-dual Self. Full Awakening is the eventual ceasing of all the mental impressions of being an ego.

Impresses quote Resist trying to impress your enemies.
Resist trying to impress your enemies.
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The saying "He who teaches others, teaches himself" is very true, not only because constant repetition impresses a fact indelibly on the mind, but because the process of teaching itself gives deeper insight into the subject taught.

In order to educate man to a new longing, everyday familiar objects must be shown to him with totally unexpected perspectives and in unexpected situations. New objects should be depicted from different sides in order to provide a complete impression of the object.

Oh! This'll impress you - I'm actually in the Abnormal Psychology textbook.

Obviously my family is so proud. Keep in mind though, I'm a PEZ dispenser and I'm in the abnormal Psychology textbook. Who says you can't have it all?

Impresses quote Too many people spend money they haven't earned, to buy things they don't want,
Too many people spend money they haven't earned, to buy things they don't want, to impress people they don't like.

People will walk in and walk out of your life, but the one whose footstep made a long lasting impression is the one you should never allow to walk out.

We might impress people with our strengths, but we connect with people through our weaknesses.

The art of any propagandist and agitator consists in his ability to find the best means of influencing any given audience, by presenting a definite truth, in such a way as to make it most convincing, most easy to digest, most graphic, and most strongly impressive.

Impresses quote If the whole world was blind, how many people would you impress?
If the whole world was blind, how many people would you impress?

It seems to me that most people are impressed with just three things: how fast you can play, how high you can play, and how loud you can play.

The love of talk distracts all the powers of our soul from God, and fills them with earthly objects and impressions, like a vessel of water that cannot be settled while you are continualy stirring the earthly particles from the bottom.

Words have no power to impress the mind without the exquisite horror of their reality.

Impresses quote I do not exist to impress the world. I exist to live my life in a way that will
I do not exist to impress the world. I exist to live my life in a way that will make me happy.

So plastic is mind, so receptive, that the slightest thought makes an impression upon it. People who think many kinds of thought must expect to receive a confused manifestation in their lives. If a gardener plants a thousand kinds of seeds, he will get a thousand kinds of plants: it is the same in mind.

Don't think you can...know you can! Your human body is the most impressive tool that you will ever own. Even if you can't control everything...you can always control something. Your body - Use it...Amuse it...because one day...you're going to lose it.

The subjective mind is entirely under the control of the objective mind.

With the utmost fidelity it reproduces and works out to its final consequences whatever the objective mind impresses upon it.

A short skirt and lots of makeup won't impress me.

Dont ever be impressed with goal setting;

be impressed with goal getting. Reaching new goals and moving to a higher level of performance always requires change, and change feels awkward. But take comfort in the knowledge that if a change doesn't feel uncomfortable, then it's propably not really a change.