Seize the moments of happiness, love and be loved! That is the only reality in the world, all else is folly.— Leo Tolstoy
Unbelievable Seize The Moment quotations
But pleasures are like poppies spread, You seize the flower, it's bloom is shed;
Or, like the snow-fall in the river, A moment white, then melts forever.
In playing ball, and in life, a person occasionally gets the opportunity to do something great. When that time comes, only two things matter: being prepared to seize the moment and having the courage to take your best swing.
Seize the moment. Remember all those women on the 'Titanic' who waved off the dessert cart.
Lose not yourself in a far off time, seize the moment that is thine.
Get action. Seize the moment. Man was never intended to become an oyster.
The moments of happiness we enjoy take us by surprise.
It is not that we seize them, but that they seize us.
Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness, no laziness, no procrastination: never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
Any moment, big or small, Is a moment, after all. Seize the moment, skies may fall Any moment.
I seize all opportunities with two hands.
Everything that's happened to me has taught me to live in the moment as much as possible.
Listen, my friend! Your helplessness is your best prayer.
It calls from your heart to the heart of God with greater effect than all your uttered pleas. He hears it from the very moment that you are seized with helplessness, and He becomes actively engaged at once in hearing and answering the prayer of your helplessness.
Sometimes the course of our lives depends on what we do or don't do in a few seconds, a heartbeat, when we either seize the opportunity, or just miss it. Miss the moment and you never get a chance again.
My way is to seize an image the moment it has formed in my mind, to trap it as a bird and to pin it at once to canvas. Afterward I start to tame it, to master it. I bring it under control and I develop it.
In every contest, there comes a moment that separates winning from losing.
The true warrior understands and seizes that moment.
I held a moment in my hand, brilliant as a star, fragile as a flower, a tiny sliver of one hour. I dripped it carelessly, Ah! I didn't know, I held opportunity.
Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it.
Excitement must lead to immediate action or you will lose the power of momentum.
More dreams die because we fail to seize the moment. Do it now!
Here is our opportunity and our challenge.
If the nuclear powers are prepared to declare a truce, let us seize the moment to strengthen the institutions and procedures which will serve as the means for the pacific settlement of disputes among men.
To be ready is one thing, to be able to wait is another;
but to seize the right moment is everything.
We have to make good use of the time we have.
That simple. We have to wake up every day, knowing that it's not just an ordinary day. We have to take the moment, seize each day.
Seize from every moment its unique novelty, and do not prepare your joys.
In our business, the windows of opportunity open and close with dazzling rapidity...I constantly have to remind people to seize the moment.
Fortune seized at the right moment gives victory.
The true warrior understands and seizes that moment by giving an effort so intense and so intuitive that it could only be called one from the heart.
The right man is the one that seizes the moment.
So there was President Obama, giving his bazillionth speech on health care, droning yet again that “now is the hour when we must seize the moment,” the same moment he’s been seizing every day of the week for the past year, only this time his genius photo-op guys thought it would look good to have him surrounded by men in white coats.
A person can learn a lot from a dog, even a loopy one like ours.
Marley taught me about living each day with unbridled exuberance and joy, about seizing the moment and following your heart.
The quality of your moments produces the quality of your life.
So, as thoughts come and go and the waves of mind rush on, Carpe punctum-Seize this moment. It deserves your full attention, for it will not pass your way again.
Be ready for when your time comes, you will have that window of opportunity, so seize the moment and capitalise on it.
When the contemplative mind is a French mind, it is content, for the most part, to contemplate France. When the contemplative mind is an English mind, it is liable to be seized at any moment by an importunate desire to contemplate Morocco or Labrador.
Alas! to seize the moment When the heart inclines to heart, And press a suit with passion, Is not a woman's part. If man come not to gather The roses where they stand, They fade among their foliage, They cannot seek his hand.
Commitment is that turning point in your life when you seize the moment to alter your destiny.
Our work is before us. It cannot be passed to future legislatures and must not be passed to future generations. May we boldly seize the moment with singular unity. And may we build a Texas of unlimited possibility.
Occasions for defining moments do not arise every day.
When they do, we must seize the opportunities they present for improving everyone's life.
It was my teacher's genius, her quick sympathy, her loving tact which made the first years of my education so beautiful. It was because she seized the right moment to impart knowledge that made it so pleasant and acceptable to me.