God keeps the entire Universe in order, and still finds time to take a personal interest in you and me.— Mother Angelica
Simplistic Interesting Times quotations
One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you've always wanted. Do it now.
I will place no value on anything I have or may possess, except in relation to the kingdom of Christ. If anything will advance the interests of that kingdom, it shall be given away or kept only in reference to whether giving or keeping will most promote the glory1 of him to whom I owe all my hopes in time and eternity.
I have a lot of stories about being a kid because it was the last time I was interesting.
Every time you judge someone else, you reveal an unhealed part of yourself.
The person who agrees with you 80 percent of the time is a friend and an ally - not a 20 percent traitor.
What we want... is for students to get more interested in things, more involved in them, more engaged in wanting to know; to have projects that they can get excited about and work on over long periods of time, to be stimulated to find things out on their own.
I'm not interested in trying to work on people's perceptions.
I am who I am, and if you don't take the time to learn about that, then your perception is going to be your problem.
Don't compare your life to others. There's no comparison between the sun and the moon. They shine when it's their time.
Though we can't always see it at the time, if we look upon events with some perspective, we see things always happen for our best interests. We are always being guided in a way better than we know ourselves.
Our whole system of banks is a violation of every honest principle of banks.
There is no honest bank but a bank of deposit. A bank that issues paper at interest is a pickpocket or a robber. But the delusion will have its course. ... An aristocracy is growing out of them that will be as fatal as the feudal barons if unchecked in time.
Rincewind could scream for mercy in nineteen languages, and just scream in another forty-four.
Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best time to be happy is always now.
When we put God first, all other things fall into their proper place or drop out of our lives. Our love of the Lord will govern the claims for our affection, the demands on our time, the interests we pursue, and the order of our priorities.
The police are the public and the public are the police;
the police being only members of the public who are paid to give full time attention to duties which are incumbent on every citizen in the interests of community welfare and existence.
I had no interest in fashion when I was younger.
I was such a tomboy. I loved soccer, as you call it, or sports in general. The first time I was a bridesmaid, to my auntie, I refused to go down the aisle without my football shorts underneath my dress.
Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass away.
After 4 years on NYPD Blue it has been nice to have the summer off and spend time with family and friends. There are a few projects I am interested in and plan to be working this fall.
Time is your friend; impulse is your enemy.
Each time I visit such a classroom, where the teacher is more interested in creating a democratic community than in maintaining her position of authority, I’m convinced all over again that moving away from consequences and rewards isn’t just realistic - it’s the best way to help kids grow into good learners and good people.
Life has a way of testing a person's will, either by having nothing happen at all or by having everything happen at once.
I have been saying this for some time, but customers are not interested in grand games with higher-quality graphics and sound and epic stories. Only people who do not know the video game business would advocate the release of next-generation machines when people are not interested in cutting-edge technologies.
There are people with a lot of prejudice, a lot of fear of the unknown.
They think that immigration is a danger, when really it is a solution. This is an interesting issue, because it will be a central question of our time.
I always want to be the best at what I do.
As a kid, whatever I was doing, if I was playing football or whatever I was applying my energy to at the time, I always wanted to do it to the best of my abilities. And I was always interested in finding out how I could do it better.
Sometimes there is no next time, no time-outs, no second chances. Sometimes it's now or never.
Your afflictions may only prove that you are more immediately under the Father's hand. There is no time that the patient is such an object of tender interest to the surgeon, as when he is bleeding beneath his knife. So you may be sure if you are suffering from the hand of a reconciled God, that His eye is all the more bent on you.
It's not that I find it hard to meet girls - they do come up and chat me up from time to time. Sometimes I'm interested, I tend not to go for the prettier ones. I prefer the quirkier types.
In his book Modern Times, the historian Paul Johnson referred to Hitler, Stalin, and Mussolini as the three devils of the twentieth century. Interestingly, Nietzshean dogma influenced each of them.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
Most people get interested in stocks when everyone else is.
The time to get interested is when no one else is. You can't buy what is popular and do well.
Over the years, in making art, I have constantly explored issues dealing with space, time, light, and society. I am particularly interested in how the light of a space determines how we see that space and similarly, in how light and color are actually phenomena within us, within our own eyes.
I am not particularly interested in saving time; I prefer to enjoy it.
Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything is different.
I'm not Chinese. I thrive in interesting times.
It just seems to me that the world's kind of a mess, and the more messy it gets, the more interested I am in escapist fare. Having a good time is something that isn't about the war in Iraq or the Asian flu or the Kyoto protocol - things that are horribly depressing to consider in our real lives. I'm eager to get away from them.
Any time we deny any citizen the full exercise of his constitutional rights, we are weakening our own claim to them.
Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life. Keep going. Tough situations build strong people in the end.
I never had much interest in the piano until I realized that every time I played, a girl would appear on the piano bench to my left and another to my right.
There is no proletarian, not even a Communist movement, that has not operated in the interests of money, and for the time being permitted by money - and that without the idealists among its leaders having the slightest suspicion of the fact.
Times change, people change, thoughts about good and evil change, about true and false. But what always remains fast and steady is the affection that your friends feel for you, those who always have your best interest at heart.
Live your life. Take chances. Be crazy. Don't wait. Because right now is the oldest you've ever been and the youngest you'll ever be again.
I would have to say I'm bored with the standard rock, guitar solos, but I've done it for five albums now, and this time I wanted to go in a completely different direction. I wasn't interested in showing off any more.
Gandhi became my role model. I have always been interested in Eastern philosophy. Since early in my life I've been fascinated by India, and I have spent a great deal of time traveling in that country.
This time, there have been a lot of interesting discussions about the subject matter, and I've had a good time talking about it. And in some of the cases, I'm not just signing books - I'm showing slides and talking about the work
Social Networking that matters is helping people archive their goals.
Doing it reliably and repeatability so that over time people have an interest in helping you achieve your goals.
Oliver laughed - actually laughed."I like this new Claire," he said. "You should work her this hard all the time, Myrnin. She's interesting when she's forthright." Claire, possessed by the spirit of Eve, shot him the finger. Which made him laugh again, shake his head, and walk up the steps.