A people who have suffered so much for so long at hands of a racist society must draw the line somewhere.... the black communities of America must rise up as one man to halt the progression of a trend that leads inevitably to their total destruction.— Bobby Seale
Bashful Long Lines quotations
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
The manager administers; the leader innovates. The manager has a short-range view; the leader has a long-range perspective. The manager asks how and when; the leader asks what and why. The manager has his eye on the bottom line; the leader has his eye on the horizon. The manager accepts the status quo; the leader challenges it.
Losing the future is the best thing that ever happened to me.
Long term consistency trumps short term intensity.
I grew up with all mothers, all women. I come from a long line of matriarchs, very strong women.
A people who have suffered so much for so long at the hands of a racist society must draw the line somewhere.
Melody and harmony are like lines and colors in pictures.
A simple linear picture may be completely beautiful; the introduction of color may make it vague and insignificant. Yet color may, by combination with lines, create great pictures, so long as it does not smother and destroy their value.
I will go anywhere as long is it is forward.
The fight is won or lost far away from witnesses - behind the lines, in the gym, and out there on the road, long before I dance under those lights.
For luck you carried a horse chestnut and a rabbit?s foot in your right pocket.
The fur had been worn off the rabbit?s foot long ago and the bones and the sinews were polished by the wear. The claws scratched in the lining of your pocket and you knew your luck was still there.
You never have to wait long, or look far, to be reminded of how thin the line is between being a hero or a goat.
No matter how long you have traveled in the wrong direction, you always have the choice to turn around.
I knew we were in for a long season when we lined up for the national anthem on opening day and one of my players said, 'Every time I hear that song I have a bad game.'
Though you be sprung in direct line from Hercules, if you show a lowborn meanness, that long succession of ancestors whom you disgrace are so many witnesses against you; and this grand display of their tarnished glory but serves to make your ignominy more evident.
The cool wind blew in my face and all at once I felt as if I had shed dullness from myself. Before me lay a long gray line with a black mark down the center. The birds were singing. It was spring.
The journey is long, but the goal is in each step.
I play Peeta. That's his name. It was given to him by his parents. He comes from a long line of bread. His sister is Rye. And his brother is Whole Wheat.
There's something like a line of gold thread running through a man's words when he talks to his daughter, and gradually over the years it gets to be long enough for you to pick up in your hands and weave into a cloth that feels like love itself.
Healing can be a long and winding road or a straightforward march to the finish line.
If you are not too long, I will wait here for you all my life.
Walk tall, kick ass, learn to speak Arabic, love music and never forget you come from a long line of truth seekers, lovers and warriors.
I had to admit the man looked amazing in jeans.
The ancient denim clung lightly to his hips and followed the long lines of some remarkable thigh muscles. And although I made a point of not checking out his rear view, my peripheral vision was having a very good day.” ~ Haven Travis on Hardy Cates
'Global warming' is just the latest in a long line of hysterical crusades to which we seem to be increasingly susceptible.
The great dividing line between success and failure can be expressed in five words "I did not have time".
I received the most fantastic welcome to the Broadway Theatre community.
I walked on stage to tremendous applause and a long standing ovation, wondering when I was ever going to be able to say my first line!
If you look round Hollywood there's no end of white smiles and six packs.
Long lines of beautiful people lining up to be incredible on film.
I think people need to live their lives the way they want to, but I'm pretty confident in the fact that I love girls. I've got a long line of girls who could testify that I am not gay.
Once our minds are tattooed with negative thinking, our chances for long-term success diminish.
As an actor I'm part of a long line of character people you can take back to the silent movies. There's always the little guy who's the sidekick to the tall, good-looking guy who gets the girl.
Now me and my brother go to see him some times but he don't have much to say anymore. So we sit on his headstone with a fifth of Jack D. Here's to a long line of sinners like me.
The reality is that I need to be challenged and interested, as long as the risk and reward is in line.
The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces.
Throughout history, fairly arbitrary lines drawn on maps have determined who prospers and who needs, who eats and who starves, who attacks and who is attacked, who lives long and who dies young. Oh, we have been slaves to those lines for so long.
We come from long lines of people destined never to meet.
I'm just another guy who thinks he's smarter than he is, in a long line of them.
The best listeners listen between the lines.
She's descended from a long line her mother listened to.
I used to believe in em (lines). I don't anymore. They in our heads. Lines between black and white ain't there neither. Some folks just made those up, long time ago. And that go for the white trash and the so-ciety ladies too.
I am descended from a very long line my mother once foolishly listened to.
The guy who takes a chance, who walks the line between the known and unknown, who is unafraid of failure, will succeed.
I saw 'Clueless' probably when I was about 8 or 9 years old.
And, I had certain films that I would fall asleep so it was 'Clueless' for quite a long time, and I used to just watch it every single night and knew every single line, every single quote.
Man is a long time coming. Man will yet win. Brother may yet line up with brother: This old anvil laughs at many broken hammers.There are men who can't be bought.
On a long enough time line, the survival rate for everyone drops to zero.
As long as Muslims cross this red line - if they commit crimes, if they start beating up women, if they start the genital mutilation, if they start to commit other crimes and honour killings as they unfortunately do in Western Europe many times - if they do that, I believe we should expel them, the same day if possible, from our country.
Normally, racing drivers come from a long line of previous successful sports people.