Afoot and light-hearted I take to the open road. Healthy, free, the world before me. The long brown path before me leading me wherever I choose. Henceforth, I ask not good fortune, I myself am good fortune. Henceforth, I whimper no more, postpone no more, need nothing.— Walt Whitman
Undeniable Long Road 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.
It snowed all day long, fortunately it didn't stay on the road.
It was very, very cold today. Fortunately, the wind was at my back. The terrain was rolly but not big hills. The first miles were like usual tough, but I felt quite good from there till the end of 10 miles.
It has been a long road. From a mountain coolie, a bearer of loads, to a wearer of a coat with rows of medals who is carried about in planes and worries about income tax.
Don't feel sorry for yourself if you have chosen the wrong road. Turn around.
The road to enlightenment is long and difficult, and you should try not to forget snacks and magazines.
The long and winding road that leads to your door / Will never disappear, / I've seen that road before it always leads me here, / Leads me to your door.
I've been down a long road, but I promise you, it gets better.
Long term consistency trumps short term intensity.
The toughest opponent of all is Old Man Par.
He's a patient soul who never shoots a birdie and never incurs a bogey. And if you would travel the long road with him, you must be patient, too.
It's been a long road back to health and fitness for me.
I am just glad to have been given the opportunity to do what I love most.
Life is a slope. As long as you're going up you're always looking towards the top and you feel happy, but when you reach it, suddenly you can see the road going downhill and death at the end of it all. It's slow going up and quick going down.
I will go anywhere as long is it is forward.
No road is to long for him who advances slowly and does not hurry and no attainment is beyond his reach who equips himself with patience to achieve it
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.
Space is big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is.
No matter how long you have traveled in the wrong direction, you always have the choice to turn around.
I like to think that Einstein would look at string theory’s journey and smile, enjoying the theory’s remarkable geometrical features while feeling kinship with fellow travelers on the long and winding road toward unification.
Victory at all costs, victory in spite of all terror, victory however long and hard the road may be; for without victory, there is no survival.
What is ominous is the ease with which some people go from saying that they don't like something to saying that the government should forbid it. When you go down that road, don't expect freedom to survive very long.
Normality is a paved road: It's comfortable to walk, but no flowers grow.
I have learned to live my life one step, one breath, and one moment at a time, but it was a long road. I set out on a journey of love, seeking truth, peace and understanding. I am still learning.
The road to a friend's house is never long.
Healing can be a long and winding road or a straightforward march to the finish line.
The journey is long, but the goal is in each step.
Lord Jesus, I'm going to obey you, and love you, and serve you, and do what you want me to do, as long as I live even if I go to Hell at the end of the road, simply because YOU ARE WORTHY TO BE LOVED, AND OBEYED, AND SERVED, and I 'm not trying to make a deal with you!
Some people try to turn back their odometers.
Not me, I want people to know “why” I look this way. I’ve traveled a long way and some of the roads weren’t paved.
All my days I have longed equally to travel the right road and to take my own errant path.
If you are not too long, I will wait here for you all my life.
The blues is a mighty long road. Or it could be a river, one that twists and turns and flows into a sea of limitless musical potential.
Does the road wind up-hill all the way? Yes, to the very end.
Will the day's journey take the whole long day? From morn to night, my friend.
Learning to deal with setbacks, and maintaining the persistence and optimism necessary for childhood's long road to mastery are the real foundations of lasting self-esteem.
The road to success is dotted with many tempting parking spaces.
Out of the mists of our long oppression, / We bring love for ourselves and each other, / And love for the gifts we bear, /So heavy and so painful the fashioning of them, /So long the road given us to travel them. A separate people, /We bring a gift to celebrate each other, /’Tis a gift to be gay! / Feel the pride of it!
This is a long tough road we have to travel.
The men that can do things are going to be sought out just as surely as the sun rises in the morning. Fake reputations, habits of glib and clever speech, and glittering surface performance are going to be discovered.
As far as being an African artist, my inspiration has been the fact that I'm a part of the generation that will put Nigerian African music on a global scale. It's been a long road for us, but I believe we're finally at that point where we can showcase our music to the world and get international recognition.
It's your road, and yours alone. Others may walk it with you, but no one can walk it for you.
I just want to keep living on and enjoying food! Even though I'm gaining weight, I want to record if the Lord wants me to still record, and I just want to do my work on the road as long as I got those fans out there.
Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked down one as far as I could To where it bent in the undergrowth.
That road to V-E Day was hard and long, and traveled by weary and valiant men.
And history will always record where that road began. It began here, with the first footprints on the beaches of Normandy.
No matter how far down the wrong road you've gone, turn back.
Before the gates of excellence the high gods have placed sweat;
long is the road thereto and rough and steep at first; but when the heights are reached, then there is ease, though grievously hard in the winning.
['March'] is a path you must take if you want to move from one point to another point. If you want to make it down this very long and troublesome road, follow this path. Follow this message. Follow this map. And you will get there some day.
I run on the road, long before I dance under the lights.
I had been on the road for a long time and was not really getting anywhere.
Bob Johnston, a friend of mine, had taken over Columbia in Nashville. He asked me if I wanted to come down. I did - thank God I did.
So it's been kind of a long road, but it was a good journey altogether.