... no man or woman should depend upon another for maintenance and necessaries. Family discord and social degradation will never end till each depends upon herself.— Anandi Gopal Joshi
Pioneering Maintenance quotations
Another flaw in the human character is that everybody wants to build and nobody wants to do maintenance.
We need 4 hugs a day for survival. We need 8 hugs a day for maintenance. We need 12 hugs a day for growth.
Biological diversity is the key to the maintenance of the world as we know it.
.. Eliminate one species, and another increases to take its place. Eliminate a great many species, and the local ecosystem starts to decay.
After all, sustainability means running the global environment - Earth Inc.
- like a corporation: with depreciation, amortization and maintenance accounts. In other words, keeping the asset whole, rather than undermining your natural capital.
I'm not high maintenance.
When you live in the shadow of insanity, the appearance of another mind that thinks and talks as yours does is something close to a blessed event.
Lay siege to your sins, and starve them out by keeping away the food and fuel which is their maintenance and life.
We live in a time when complex ethical questions are easily subordinated to the demands of efficiency, profit maximization, and maintenance or furthering of political power.
Guys usually know immediately that I'm high-maintenance.
I can't deal with high maintenance chicks.
If a revolution destroys a systematic government, but the systematic patterns of thought that produced that government are left intact, then those patterns will repeat themselves in the succeeding government.
The test of the machine is the satisfaction it gives you.
There isn't any other test. If the machine produces tranquility it's right. If it disturbs you it's wrong until either the machine or your mind is changed.
The maintenance man is moving the thermostat in our office today.
I started talking with him about the
Other people can talk about how to expand the destiny of mankind.
I just want to talk about how to fix a motorcycle. I think that what I have to say has more lasting value.
There is no such thing as low maintenance or high maintenance, just a bunch of women hoping for a capable mechanic.
My favorite piece of technical writing: Assembly of Japanese bicycle require great peace of mind.
The reality of our century is technology: the invention, construction and maintenance of machines. To be a user of machines is to be of the spirit of this century. Machines have replaced the transcendental spiritualism of past eras.
Not until the creation and maintenance of decent conditions of life for all men are recognized and accepted as a common obligation of all men and all countries — not until then shall we, with a certain degree of justification, be able to speak of mankind as civilized.
Any effort that has self-glorification as its final endpoint is bound to end in disaster.
You look at where you're going and where you are and it never makes sense, but then you look back at where you've been and a pattern seems to emerge.
The most important part of vehicle maintenance is clean windows, so if you are broken down you will enjoy the beauty of the view.
We must vigilantly stand on guard within our own borders for human rights and fundamental freedoms which are our proud heritage......w e cannot take for granted the continuance and maintenance of those rights and freedoms.
My mom said the only reason men are alive is for lawn care and vehicle maintenance.
The husband provides direction; the wife, maintenance.
If you have a high evaluation of yourself then your ability to recognize new facts is weakened.
The recommended daily requirement for hugs is: four per day for survival, eight per day for maintenance, and twelve per day for growth.
We must make it an imperative duty of our government to protect the gifts which Nature has bestowed on America and to insure the maintenance of a clean, healthy, wholesome environment for our people.
My everyday look has definitely become more low maintenance, but accessories are everything. A structured bag, statement jewelry or a cute scarf can add polish to any outfit!
I need scarcely say that the beginning and maintenance of life on earth is absolutely and infinitely beyond the range of all sound speculation in dynamical science. The only contribution of dynamics to theoretical biology is absolute negation of automatic commencement or automatic maintenance of life.
Today about 95% of the prescription drugs sold are Maintenance drugs-drugs that treat only the symptoms of a disease, and that you are expected to take for the rest of your life.
Peace of mind produces right values, right values produce right thoughts.
Right thoughts produce right actions and right actions produce work which will be a material reflection for others to see of the serenity at the center of it all.
You have to stand guard over the development and maintenance of Islamic democracy, Islamic social justice and the equality of manhood in your own native soil.
If you become restless, speed up. If you become winded, slow down. You climb the mountain in an equilibrium between restlessness and exhaustion.
If he who breaks the law is not punished, he who obeys it is cheated.
This, and this alone, is why lawbreakers ought to be punished: to authenticate as good, and to encourage as useful, law-abiding behavior. The aim of criminal law cannot be correction or deterrence; it can only be the maintenance of the legal order.