quote by Thurgood Marshall

History teaches that grave threats to liberty often come in times of urgency, when constitutional rights seem too extravagant to endure.

— Thurgood Marshall

Wonderful Urgency quotations

Urgency quote I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must

I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough; we must do.

Being willing is not enough. We must do.

We are now faced with the fact that tomorrow is today.

We are confronted with the fierce urgency of now. In this unfolding conundrum of life and history, there "is" such a thing as being too late. This is no time for apathy or complacency. This is a time for vigorous and postive action.

Energy apparently increases with the amount of work to be done.

When nothing of burning urgency is waiting, it decreases much sooner. Heaven seems to understand such economy.

I have been impressed with the urgency of doing.

Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough; we must do.

I have been impressed with the urgency of doing.

Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Being willing is not enough; we must do.

Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value.

I have been impressed with the urgency of doing.

Developing excellent COMMUNICATION skills is absolutely essential to effective leadership. The leader must be able to share knowledge and ideas to transmit a sense of urgency and enthusiasm to others. If a leader can't get a message across clearly and motivate others to act on it, then having a message doesn't even matter.

I'm a great believer in the character of the club.

To me, character has a lot to do with how you compete. That creates urgency and toughness. That elevates the talent that you have.

Dream audaciously. Have the courage to fail forward. Act with urgency.

My recommendation is a compelling urgency for decentralisation.

There is a necessity to decentralise the Police. We are under policed.

Our only hope today lies in our ability to recapture the revolutionary spirit and go out into a sometimes hostile world declaring eternal hostility to poverty, racism, and militarism... We are now faced with the fact, my friends, that tomorrow is today. We are confronted with the fierce urgency of now.

This is the urgency: Live! and have your blooming in the noise of the whirlwind.

America faces many challenges...but the enemy I fear most is complacency. We are about to be hit by the full force of global competition. If we continue to ignore the obvious task at hand while others beat us at our own game, our children and grandchildren will pay the price. We must now establish a sense of urgency.

Learn that urgency in prayer does not so much consist in vehement pleading, as in vehement believing. He that believes most the love and power of Jesus will obtain the most in prayer.

You must take action now that will move you towards your goals.

Develop a sense of urgency in your life.

If you do not answer the noise and urgency of your gifts, they will turn on you.

Or drag you down with their immense sadness at being abandoned.

When you play against good people, that's when you focus your concentration.

Your sense of urgency to be disciplined in your execution all become more critical. Sometimes you get away with doing things not quite right against lesser competition, but when you play against real good people that's when it shows up.

As Iraq erupts in civil war and America again contemplates intervention, that unfinished business should give new urgency to the question of how the United States military controlled the media coverage of its long involvement there and in Afghanistan.

In my dorm room, I was a hermit making music, I've always had a sense of urgency that I don't have forever to make this happen.

We have also come to this hallowed spot to remind America of the fierce urgency of Now. This is no time to engage in the luxury of cooling off or to take the tranquilizing drug of gradualism. Now is the time to make real the promises of democracy

All of us get knocked down, but it's resiliency that really matters.

All of us do well when things are going well, but the thing that distinguishes athletes is the ability to do well in times of great stress, urgency and pressure.

People who bring transformative change have courage, know how to re-frame the problem and have a sense of urgency.

I live my life with a sense of urgency that most people cant comprehend.

We are now faced with the fact, my friends, that tomorrow is today.

We are confronted with the fierce urgency of now.

In today’s interconnected and globalized world, it is now commonplace for people of dissimilar world views, faiths and races to live side by side. It is a matter of great urgency, therefore, that we find ways to cooperate with one another in a spirit of mutual acceptance and respect.

To search means, first, I need Being, Truth;

second, I do not know where to find it; and third, an action takes place that is not based on fantasies of certainty— while at the same time a waiting takes place that is rooted not in wishful thinking but in a deep sense of urgency.

The greatest challenge facing mankind is the challenge of distinguishing reality from fantasy, truth from propaganda. Perceiving the truth has always been a challenge to mankind, but in the information age (or as I think of it, the disinformation age) it takes on a special urgency and importance.

Sabbath requires surrender. If we only stop when we are finished with all our work, we will never stop, because our work is never completely done. With every accomplishment there arises a new responsibility... Sabbath dissolves the artificial urgency of our days, because it liberates us from the need to be finished.

What the Super Bowl did for us was give us a sense of urgency.

To the extent I can, I try to maintain a laser focus on what needs to get done from a priority standpoint. And not just from an urgency standpoint, but from a value-added standpoint. So where can I add the most value? Where is my time best spent?

Though we are optimistic, we must remain vigilant and maintain a sense of urgency.

We ourselves are imbued with urgency, yet the message of our society is' that there is no viable alternative to the present.

Education is ... the invitation to disentangle oneself, for a time, from the urgencies of the here and now and to listen to the conversation in which human beings forever seek to understand themselves.

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