Our progress as a nation can be no swifter than our progress in education. The human mind is our fundamental resource.— John F. Kennedy
Surprising Swifter quotations
First of all there will appear to you, swifter than lightning, the luminous splendor of the colorless light of Emptiness, and that will surround you on all sides. ...Try to submerge yourself in that light, giving up all belief in a separate self, all attachment to your illusory ego.
Our progress as a nation can be no swifter than our progress in education.
Our requirements for world leadership, our hopes for economic growth, and the demands of citizenship itself in an era such as this all require the maximum development of every young American's capacity. The human mind is our fundamental resource.
Nothing is swifter than our years.
Swifter, higher, stronger.
He became quicker of movement than the other dogs, swifter of foot, craftier, deadlier, more lithe, more lean with ironlike muscle and sinew, more enduring, more cruel more ferocious, and more intelligent. He had to become all these things, else he would not have held his own nor survived the hostile environment in which he found himself.
There is no such thing as living alone, for all living is relationship;
but to live without direct relationship demands high intelligence, a swifter and greater awareness for self-discovery.
By and large, I seem to have made more mistakes than any others of whom I know, but have learned thereby to make ever swifter acknowledgment of the errors and thereafter immediately set about to deal more effectively with the truths disclosed by the acknowledgment of erroneous assumptions.
I go, I go, look how I go, swifter than an arrow from a bow
As eternity is longer than time, as mind is stronger than matter, as thought is swifter than the wind, as genius is more potent than gold, so will the results of well-directed labors toward the development of man's higher faculties ever outweigh a thousand fold any estimate in the currency of commerce, which man can put upon such efforts.
Thought can wing its way Swifter than lightning-flashes or the beam That hastens on the pinions of the morn.
There is no swifter route to the corruption of thought than through the corruption of language
Nothing is swifter than rumor.
True love gallops, it flies, it is the swiftest of all modes of thought, swifter even than hate and fear.
With hope or without hope we will follow the trail of our enemies.
And woe to them, if we prove the swifter!
Our life is what we make it. An insignificant game or a noble trial; a dream or a reality; a play of the senses worn out in selfish use, and flying "swifter than a weaver's shuttle," or an ascension of the soul, by daily duties and unfaltering faith, to more spiritual relations and to loftier toils.
Be sure, either that thou art stronger than thine enemy, or that thou hast a swifter pair of heels.
Command by instinct is swifter, subtler, deeper, more accurate, more in touch with reality than command by conscious mind. The discovery takes one's breath away.
Lo! while we are gazing, in swifter haste Stream down the snows, till the air is white, As, myriads by myriads madly chased, They fling themselves from their shadowy height. The fair, frail creatures of middle sky, What speed they make, with their grave so nigh; Flake after flake, To lie in the dark and silent lake!
Know this, that troubles come swifter than the things we desire.
Though fear should lend him pinions like the wind, yet swifter fate will seize him from behind.
The swifter hand doth the swift words outrun: Before the tongue hath spoke the hand hath done.
I think that there's something extremely beautiful about the Olympic ideal and its motto - 'Swifter, higher, stronger' - it's such a beautiful motto, and it celebrates everything which is the antithesis of death and dissolution and entropy.
The greater our innocence, the greater our strength and the swifter our victory
The older we get, the swifter time seems to pass and the quicker memories seem to fade.