When the representative body have lost the confidence of their constituents, when they have notoriously made sale of their most valuable rights, when they have assumed to themselves powers which the people never put into their hands, then indeed their continuing in office becomes dangerous to the state— Thomas Jefferson
Sentimental Never Assume quotations
For what it's worth: it's never too late to be whoever you want to be. I hope you live a life you're proud of, and, if you find that you're not, I hope you have the strength to start over.
Never forget what Jesus did for you. Never take lightly what it cost Him. And never assume that if it cost Him His very life, that it won't also cost you yours.
Worry is assuming responsibilities that you cannot handle.
They truth is, they are responsibilities that God never intended for you to handle, because they are His.
Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no mater how slow.
Never assume the obvious is true.
Never say 'I could have done that,' because you didn't.
The Crown. Place it upon your head and you assume a different post-tranquil yet radiating assurance. Never show doubt, never lose your dignity beneath the crown, or it will not fit. It will seem to be destined for one more worthy. Do not wait for a coronation; the greatest emporers crown themselves.
Never be a prisoner of your past. It was just a lesson, not a life sentence.
Never assume people's motives. It's the easiest way to find yourself upset over nothing or misjudging people
Never assume that you can make it alone.
You need the help of the Lord. Never hesitate to get on your knees in some private place and speak with Him.
Never assume someone is smarter than you.
The primary cause of unhappiness is never the situation but your thoughts about it.
Never assume that simply having a gun makes you a marksman.
You are no more armed because you are wearing a pistol than you are a musician because you own a guitar.
Never assume that people in positions of responsibility are behaving responsibly.
People around you, constantly under the pull of their emotions, change their ideas by the day or by the hour, depending on their mood. You must never assume that what people say or do in a particular moment is a statement of their permanent desires.
Never regret anything that made you smile.
Never say you know the last word about any human heart.
Never assume the other guy will never do something you would never do.
I would never assume to tell another actor how to do his job!
You're a work of art. Not everyone will understand you, but the ones who do, will never forget about you.
Never assume that you have attained truth.
Don't make any claim to knowledge. Form no conclusion or evaluation concerning truth. The minute you do, your downfall is assured. Whenever you imagine you know something, you cease being open to the living exploration. You have closed a door and cut off the oxygen to the breathing truth.
Never assume greatness is for someone else.
Imagine every day that you too can do great things. Have the courage to take the challenge, make the mistakes, and move forward.
Never assume that the guy understands that you and he have a relationship.
Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass away.
The party belongs to the millions of the rank and file.
It does not belong to the handful of politicians who have assumed fraudulently to upset the will of the rank and file. The action of these men is in no sense "regular," as they claim it to be.... theft and dishonesty cannot give and never shall give a title to regularity.
We must never assume that which is incapable of proof.
Until women assume their rightful place on earth there will never be an end to wars, cruelty and oppression.
Failure are part of life. If you don't fail, you don't learn. If you don't learn you'll never change.
What is clear is that the earth is mandating that the human community assume a responsibility never assigned to any previous generation...Our task at this critical moment is to awaken the energies needed to create the new world and to evoke a universal communion of all parts of life.
Never ASSUME, because when you ASSUME, you make an ASS of U and ME.
Never stop doubting , never stop questioning, never ever assume you have all the answers. Having all the answers kills the question itself, renders it lifeless.....an d you too. Keep looking, keep seeking. Never, ever find it all. Because when you find it all, you deny that there is more. And there is never not more.
Sometimes there is no next time, no time-outs, no second chances. Sometimes it's now or never.
Never be frightened by those you assume have more talent than you do, because in the end energy will prevail. My formula is: energy plus talent and you are a king; energy and no talent and you are still a prince; talent and no energy and you are a pauper.
One must believe that every living thing whatsoever must change insensibly in its organization and in its form... One must therefore never expect to find among living species all those which are found in the fossil state, and yet one may not assume that any species has really been lost or rendered extinct.
Science has sometimes been said to be opposed to faith, and inconsistent with it. But all science, in fact, rests on a basis of faith, for it assumes the permanence and uniformity of natural laws -- a thing which can never be demonstrated.
Two things you will never have to chase: true friends and true love.
Science has sometimes been said to be opposed to faith, and inconsistent with it. But all science, in fact, rests on a basis of faith, for it assumes the permanence and uniformity of natural laws - a thing which can never be demonstrated.
I beg of you... never assume an inner or an outer pose, never a disguise.
All too often arrogance accompanies strength, and we must never assume that justice is on the side of the strong. The use of power must always be accompanied by moral choice.
Never let the thing you want make you forget the things you have.
Never assume that you're stuck with the way things are. Life changes, and so can you.
One of the worst things anybody can do is assume.
I think fools assume. If people have really got it together, they never assume anything. They believe, they work hard, and they prepare- but they don't assume.
Never assume, no matter how strong the temptation, that other people are low-life lying manipulators without a shred of human decency.
People always assume that bachelors are single by choice and spinsters because nobody asked them. It never enters their heads that poor bachelors might have worn the knees of their trousers out proposing to girls who rejected them or that a girl might deliberately stay unmarried.
I love being photographed, or I should say I love the art of photography.
It's about people taking photographs of you, stealing them, and then presuming or assuming or captioning. Words can never be taken back, photographs can never be taken back, nothing can ever be taken back.