Human kind is made up of two sexes, women and men. Is it possible that a mass is improved by the improvement of only one part and the other part is ignored? Is it possible that if half of a mass is tied to earth with chains and the other half can soar into skies?— Mustafa Kemal Ataturk
Uplifting Tied Up quotations
The complete emancipation of women from the ties which held them back in the past, during the ages of despotism and ignorance, is a basic aim of the Party and the Revolution. Women make up one half of society. Our society will remain backward and in chains unless its women are liberated, enlightened and educated.
[Photography] ties back into this feeling of wanting to watch things fall and the moment before they break. Fireworks are that way for me - this lovely thing that blows up and is gone. It all goes back to this desire to record things before they disappear - the original reason we take pictures, right?
In a liquid modern life there are no permanent bonds, and any that we take up for a time must be tied loosely so that they can be untied again, as quickly and as effortlessly as possible, when circumstances change - as they surely will in our liquid modern society, over and over again.
Ethical teaching is weakened if it is tied up with dogmas that will not bear examination.
I realized early on that success was tied to not giving up.
Most people in this business gave up and went on to other things. If you simply didn't give up, you would outlast the people who came in on the bus with you.
I was standing on the deck of the USS Blue, a destroyer.
We were all alone out there at this buoy, tied up.
A dame that knows the ropes isn't likely to get tied up.
Faced with what seems like an impossible task, a group of folks will do well to remember the African proverb: When spider webs unite they can tie up a lion.
Women know the way to rear up children (to be just).
They know a simple, merry, tender knack of tying sashes, fitting baby-shoes, and stringing pretty words that make no sense. And kissing full sense into empty words.
If you have come to help me, you are wasting your time.
But if you have come because your liberation is tied up with mine, then let us work together.
When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he is often surprised to find it comes off in his hand, and that it was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers.
It's so long since I've had sex I've forgotten who ties up who.
I'm not averse to being tied up in silk scarves.
I like a man to take charge. There's something very sexy about being submissive.
Clambering up the Cold Mountain path, The Cold Mountain trail goes on and on: The long gorge choked with scree and boulders, The wide creek, the mist-blurred grass. The moss is slippery, though there's been no rain The pine sings, but there's no wind. Who can leap the world's ties And sit with me among the white clouds?
When spider webs unite they can tie up a lion.
I only tie up woman's body because I know I cannot tie up her heart.
Only her physical parts can be tied up. Tying up a woman becomes an embrace.
Borg's won Wimbledon four straight times and out there he has just lost an 18-16 tie breaker. You'd think maybe once he'd let up and say forget it. But oh, no way.
If our society were truly to appreciate the significance of children's emotional ties throughout the first years of life, it would no longer tolerate children growing up or parents having to struggle in situations which could not possibly nourish healthy growth.
The fact is that there is enough food in the world for everyone.
But tragically, much of the world's food and land resources are tied up in producing beef and other livestock-food for the well off-while millions of children and adults suffer from malnutrition and starvation.
We keep ourselves so tied up in regretting the past and fearing the future that we don't have any energy left to figure out who we are and what we want to create right now.
The sense of loss is such a tricky one, because we always feel like our worth is tied up into stuff that we have, not that our worth can grow with things we are willing to lose.
Though most people love to look at the games of the great attacking masters, some of the most successful players in history have been the quiet positional players. They slowly grind you down by taking away your space, tying up your pieces, and leaving you with virtually nothing to do!
Poets don't draw. They unravel their handwriting and then tie it up again, but differently.
I was not created to be occupied by eating delicious foods like tied up cattle.
A quarrel between friends, when made up, adds a new tie to friendship.
I will not let you (or me) make me dishonest, insincere, emotionally tied-up or constricted, or artificially nice and social, if I can help it.
A lot of companies have lots of assets tied up in plant and equipment.
Well, is it old plant, or is it new plant?
If I were to agree to write the music for your beautiful poem, it would tie your poem up for some years as I have agreements and obligations which I must respect.
The future of dance will always be tied up with the public's acceptance of the star. If they accept the star, then they'll accept the dance.
My biggest fear is losing memory because memory is what we are.
Your very soul and your very reason to be alive is tied up in memory.
They whipped us like a tied up goat.
Lookin back on it at least my pride is in tact cause we said no strings attached and I still got tied up in that
You only have a few years to play this game and you can't play it if you're all tied up in knots.
God holds each of us by a string. When we sin, we cut the string. But God ties it up again, making a knot. Each time our wrongdoing cuts the string, God ties another knot drawing us up closer to Him.