quote by J. Frank Dobie

A man from Iowa or Illinois will say 'I'm from the Middle West'..a Georgian or a Mississipian may admit to being merely a Southerner...but no Texan, given the opportunity, ever said otherwise than 'I'm from Texas'.

— J. Frank Dobie

Most Powerful Otherwise quotations

Don’t hold on to someone who’s leaving, otherwise you won’t meet the one who’s coming.

Otherwise quote Be where you are, otherwise you will miss your life.
Be where you are, otherwise you will miss your life.

Much as we might wish to believe otherwise, universal love and the welfare of the species as a whole are concepts which simply do not make evolutionary sense.

Otherwise quote If you love someone, be brave to tell them, otherwise, be brave enough to watch
If you love someone, be brave to tell them, otherwise, be brave enough to watch them be loved by someone else.
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If you want to tell people the truth, make them laugh, otherwise they'll kill you.

The beginning of love is to let those we love be perfectly themselves, and not to twist them to fit our own image. Otherwise we love only the reflection of ourselves we find in them.

Discover yourself, otherwise you have to depend on other people's opinions who don't know themselves.

Otherwise quote You need power, only when you want to do something harmful,  otherwise love is e
You need power, only when you want to do something harmful, otherwise love is enough to get everything done.

The moment one definitely commits oneself, then Providence moves, too.

All sorts of things occur to help one that would never have otherwise occurred...unforeseen incidents and meetings and material assistance, which no man could have dreamed would have come his way.

I believe it is our attitude that determines our altitude.

It is our attitude that allows us to soar above those things that would otherwise overcome us.

What's important is that you stay true to yourself.

Because when you enter the real world, the most valuable thing you can bring is all your you-ness. The world doesn't need any more hot chicks or tough guys or smooth talkers - the world needs more you. And don't let anyone tell you otherwise.

Otherwise quote Life is winging it. To suggest otherwise is delusional.
Life is winging it. To suggest otherwise is delusional.

One must need to be strong; otherwise, one never becomes strong.

Successful careers are not planned. They develop when people are prepared for opportunities because they know their strengths, their method of work, and their values. Knowing where one belongs can transform an ordinary person - hardworking and competent but otherwise mediocre - into an outstanding performer.

There comes a time when the world gets quiet and the only thing left is your own heart. So you'd better learn the sound of it. Otherwise you'll never understand what it's saying.

Otherwise quote Thinking too well of people often allows them to be better than they otherwise w
Thinking too well of people often allows them to be better than they otherwise would.

If you’re passionate about something then it will definitely work out for you.

You should never stop believing in something, and you shouldn’t listen to anyone who tells you otherwise. Never give up on something you love.

I think I have a dark view of the world. I have to make everything funny, otherwise it all seems so sad.

At my death paint my body with red paint and plunge it into fresh water to be restored back to life, otherwise my bones will be turned into stone and my joints into flint in my grave, but my spirit will rise

Otherwise quote If you have an idea that you can’t get out of your head, do a startup. Otherwise
If you have an idea that you can’t get out of your head, do a startup. Otherwise join a startup.
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So long as the people do not care to exercise their freedom, those who wish to tyrannize will do so; for tyrants are active and ardent, and will devote themselves in the name of any number of gods, religious and otherwise, to put shackles upon sleeping men.

Criticism is the windows and chandeliers of art: it illuminates the enveloping darkness in which art might otherwise rest only vaguely discernible, and perhaps altogether unseen.

Unless I am convicted by Scripture and plain reason-I do not accept the authority of popes and councils, for they have contradicted each other-my conscience is captive to the Word of God. I cannot and will not recant anything, for to go against conscience is neither right nor safe. Here I stand, I cannot do otherwise. God help me. Amen.

We don't realise that we are actually perfect just the way we are.

We are born perfect, but spend a lifetime trying to be something we are not, and then feel inadequate for failing. Your only purpose is to BE YOURSELF, otherwise you will deprive the universe of who you came here to be.

A picture can express a universal humanism, or simply reveal a delicate and poignant truth by exposing a slice of life that might otherwise pass unnoticed.

Sometimes God allows storms to come together in such a way that they ultimately fulfill something that would never have happened otherwise.

Beware of missing chances; otherwise it may be altogether too late some day.

If someone speaks badly of you, do not defend yourself against the accusations, but reply; "you obviously don't know about my other vices, otherwise you would have mentioned these as well

The most important thing in our war preparations is to teach all our people to hate U.S. imperialism. Otherwise, we will not be able to defeat the U.S. imperialists who boast of their technological superiority.

I think that if God forgives us we must forgive ourselves.

Otherwise, it is almost like setting up ourselves as a higher tribunal than Him.

You have to convince the adults that if a child is to learn his culture, he or she will have to see his mother and father reading about it, and explaining it to him. Then it gets a legitimacy it otherwise would never have. Until then, his learning is limited.

See first, think later, then test. But always see first. Otherwise you will only see what you were expecting. Most scientists forget that.

Why are things as they are and not otherwise?

The fact of being an underdog changes people in ways that we often fail to appreciate. It opens doors and creates opportunities and enlightens and permits things that might otherwise have seemed unthinkable.

It's a good thing I was born a girl, otherwise I'd be a drag queen.

Faith is a kind of immune system filtering out fears that otherwise would paralyze all activity.

Goebbels was in favor of free speech for views he liked.

So was Stalin. If you’re really in favor of free speech, then you’re in favor of freedom of speech for precisely the views you despise. Otherwise, you’re not in favor of free speech.

What passes for investigative journalism is finding somebody with their pants down - literally or otherwise.

By interviewing at least one veteran, you can preserve memories that otherwise might be lost. My uncle was a downed fighter pilot and P.O.W. in World War II, and I am looking forward to recording his story for inclusion in the project.

To know how to put what knowledge in which place is wisdom (hikmah).

Otherwise, knowledge without order and seeking it without discipline does lead to confusion and hence to injustice to one's self.