If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem.
— Abraham Lincoln regaining quote
Freedom suppressed and again regained bites with keener fangs than freedom never endangered.
— Marcus Tullius Cicero
We must regain the confidence and drive to decide our own destiny.
— Roh Moo-hyun
And by a prudent flight and cunning save A life which valour could not, from the grave. A better buckler I can soon regain, But who can get another life again?
— regaining quotation by Archilochus
Action is at bottom a swinging and flailing of the arms to regain one's balance and keep afloat.
If one wants to abide in the thought-free state, a struggle is inevitable.
One must fight one's way through before regaining one's original primal state. If one succeeds in the fight and reaches the goal, the enemy, namely the thoughts, will all subside in the Self and disappear entirely.
When rock came along the lyrics and melodies became less important and it bothered me to think that perhaps they might not regain the value they have to music - they are music.
If you once forfeit the confidence of your fellow citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem. You may fool all of the people some of the time; you can even fool some of the people all the time; but you can't fool all of the people all of the time.
The young sailor at sea was ordered to climb a mast to adjust a sail during a violent storm. He got halfway up, looked down, got dizzy and sick. An old sailor on deck shouted up to him Look up, son, look up. Young sailor looked up, regained his composure, and completed his mission. Moral: Look ahead, not back.
Man, even man debased by the neocapitalism and pseudosocialism of our time, is a marvelous being because he sometimes speaks. Language is the mark, the sign, not of his fall but of his original innocence. Through the Word we may regain the lost kingdom and recover powers we possessed in the far-distant past.
She had once been a Catholic, but discovering that priests were infinitely more attentive when she was in the process of losing or regaining faith in Mother Church, she maintained an enchantingly wavering attitude.
She had once been a Catholic, but discovering that priests were infinitely more attentive when she was in process of losing or regaining faith in Mother Church, she maintained an enchantingly wavering attitude.
Being part of the natural world reminds me that innocence isn't ever lost completely; we just need to maintain our goodness to regain it.
In therapy I have learned the importance of keeping spiritual life and professional life balanced. I need to regain my balance.
The financial crisis should not become an excuse to raise taxes, which would only undermine the economic growth required to regain our strength.
America's downgrade may serve as a wakeup call for its policymakers.
It is an unambiguous and loud signal of the country's eroding economic strength and global standing. It renders urgent the need to regain the initiative through better economic policymaking and more coherent governance.
Every night I fell asleep to a different Beatles album.
So I'm very familiar with the Beatles; Ringo was my favorite Beatle until I grew up and then changed. I made the switch over to George Harrison just in time to regain my cool.
I see nothing that points to a recession in Germany.
But I see considerable long-term tasks ahead of us that have to do with markets regaining confidence in Europe and that have a lot to do with reducing debt.
Actually the adrenaline of the game will probably help me out a little bit to regain command and concentration about the things that I have to do.
But meanwhile time flies; it flies never to be regained.
We continue to fight for good jobs that pay well and jobs that last.
Helping to get folks back to work is about helping them to regain their dignity and pride. That's what families care about.
Regaining the Champions Cup is not going to be easy.
We oppose occupation of land by force and we believe in dialogue as the method for regaining Arab rights. This is the spirit of the Great Arab Revolt.
I say to you that the price of liberty is and always has been blood, human blood, and if our liberties are lost, we shall never regain them except at the price of blood. They must not be lost.
If you once forfeit the confidence of your fellow citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem. It is true that you may fool all of the people some of the time; you can even fool some of the people all of the time; but you can't fool all of the people all of the time. -Speech at Clinton, Illinois, September 8, 1854.
The many troubles in your household will tend to your edification, if you strive to bear them all in gentleness, patience, and kindness. Keep this ever before you, and remember constantly that God's loving eyes are upon you amid all these little worries and vexations, watching whether you take them as He would desire. Offer up all such occasions to Him, and if sometimes you are put out, and give way to impatience, do not be discouraged, but make haste to regain your lost composure.
We have found that where science has progressed the farthest, the mind has but regained from nature that which the mind put into nature.
Life is too short, and the time we waste in yawning never can be regained.
Positioning the brand and regaining trust are all smart things for us to do and those are the litmus tests for any decisions we make.
Do you suppose there is any living man so unreasonable that if he found himself stricken with a dangerous ailment he would not anxiously desire to regain the blessing of health?
When I was young, I just sat down and started playing Chopsticks at the piano.
I got so far and then lost interest. Eventually, I regained it and started writing songs.
There remains, however, the hope, at least in Russia, that, as sometimes happens in history, the memory of lost alternatives will one day inspire efforts to regain them.
Pager companies are very much looking to provide new services to help them regain some of their customer base.
I am pleased to tell you that he is finally getting some rest and is regaining his appetite as well.