With regard to performance, commitment, effort, dedication, there is no middle ground. Or you do something very well or not at all.— Ayrton Senna
Satisfaction Middle Ground quotations
The greatest oak was once a little nut who held her ground.
Jesus Christ is to me the outstanding personality of all time, all history, both as Son of God and as Son of Man. Everything he ever said or did has value for us today and that is something you can say of no other man, dead or alive. There is no easy middle ground to stroll upon. You either accept Jesus or reject him.
The broad liberal objective is a balanced and flexible "mixed economy," thus seeking to occupy that middle ground between capitalism and socialism whose viability has so long been denied by both capitalists and socialists.
The Past is where you learned the Lesson. The Future is where you apply the Lesson. Don't give up in the middle. http…
The tension between what is, and what we dream of, is important.
Not to discount what we have, but to hold onto that middle ground, because it's in there that the magic happens.
There is a fifth dimension, beyond that which is known to man.
It is a dimension as vast as space and as timeless as infinity. It is the middle ground between light and shadow, between science and superstition.
The mind is either at war with God or it is being renewed. There is no middle ground.
All change is hard at first, messy in the middle and gorgeous at the end.
I dont accept the idea that there are two sides to any issue.
I think that the middle ground is to be found within most of us.
To be able to impress, you have to get to this middle ground where you're not too advanced so it goes over people's heads, and you're not too minimalist where people think you're just trying to rob the game and not stretch out.
Virtue lies in the middle ground.
Dont compare your beginning to someone elses middle.
We need to discover a common middle ground in which all of these things, from the city to the wilderness, can somehow be encompassed in the word “home.”
The abstractionist and the materialist thus mutually exasperating each other, and the scoffer expressing the worst of materialism, there arises a third party to occupy the middle ground between these two, the skeptic, namely. He finds both wrong by being in extremes. He labors to plant his feet, to be the beam of the balance.
Slums may well be breeding-grounds of crime, but middle-class suburbs are incubators of apathy and delirium.
In the middle of every difficulty lies opportunity.
People, y'know, they either love us or they hate us; there's no middle ground.
I believe we're headed to an Elijah/Jezebel showdown on the Earth, not just in America but all over the globe, and the main warriors will be the prophets of Baal versus the prophets of God, and there will be no middle ground.
I'm a diplomat by nature. I help find the middle ground. I crack a joke and use humour to help resolve potentially vicious situations quickly. It gets things in perspective and helps everyone to see that things aren't as bad as they seem.
Change is hard at the beginning, messy in the middle, gorgeous at the end.
I believe every church is either supernatural or superficial.
I don't believe there's any middle ground.
I'm either shooting nine grams of coke a day or spending two hours at the gym.
There's no middle ground.
People feel removed from sexism. 'I'm not a sexist, but I'm not a feminist.' They think there's this fuzzy middle ground. There's no fuzzy middle ground. You either believe that women are people or you don't. It's that simple.
The greatest oak was once a little nut who held his ground.
Slums may well be breeding grounds of crime, but middle class suburbs are incubators of apathy and delirium.
I have found a shaft, going 29 meters [95 feet, approximately] vertically down into the ground, exactly halfway between the Chefren Pyramid and the Sphinx. At the bottom, which was filled with water, we have found a burial chamber with four pillars. In the middle is a large granite sarcophagus which I expect to be the grave of Osiris, the god.
In the minds of most men, the kingdom of opinion is divided into three territories,--the territory of yes, the territory of no, and a broad, unexplored middle ground of doubt.
keep your feet on the ground, when your head's in the clouds
The classic statement on polarization comes from Christ: 'He that is not with me is against me.' (Luke 11:23) He allowed no middle ground to the moneychangers in the Temple. One acts decisively only in the conviction that all the angels are on one side and all the devils on the other.
Get it - get it better or get it worse. No middle ground of compromise.
The older I get, the more I see that there really aren't huge zeniths of happiness or a huge abyss of darkness as much as there used to be. I tend to walk a middle ground
Don't compare your beginning to someone else's middle.
As a critic, I try very hard to say exactly what I think.
And in a medium in which we are well-known for the binary thumbs up and thumbs down, I try to be able to give the mixed review. But most pictures fall into that middle ground, so I wrestle over which way my thumb is going to turn. It's not flip.
The ground of fearlessness is fear. In order to be fearless, you have to stand in the middle of your fear.
I believe - I'm not a political expert, but I believe there is a broad consensus, a middle ground if you will, that Democrats and Republicans, business people and workers can agree on, to get this - the economy growing faster, getting people back to work.
To touch the soul of another human being is to walk on holy ground
In my experience, you either have encapsulation and abstraction or you have neither. There is no middle ground.
The Greeks, who knew everything, understood that without the orgy there is no middle ground between bedlam and Toronto ... we need the healing grace of the orgy in this country.
I started to shed the monstrous aesthetic affectation of my youth so as to make room for the monstrous philistine postures of middle age, but it was some years before I was bold enough to decline an invitation to "Hamlet" on the grounds that I knew who won.
Man is a credulous animal, and must believe something; in the absence of good grounds for belief, he will be satisfied with bad ones.
An enormously vast field lies between "God exists" and "there is no God.
" The truly wise man traverses it with great difficulty. A Russian knows one or the other of these two extremes, but is not interested in the middle ground. He usually knows nothing, or very little.
We can still find middle ground, truly secure our borders, deal with those already here and address our labor needs. But those who advocate giving current illegal aliens and future guest workers a special path to citizenship must compromise.
There is a middle ground in things.
In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit.
Poetry either pulses with real life or it's just an aborted simulacra. There's no middle ground.