We’ve collected the best Makes Quotes from the greatest minds of the world: Roy H. Williams, Theodor W. Adorno, Taylor Swift, Montaigne, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. Use them as an inspiration.
Culture makes people understand each other better. And if they understand each other better in their soul, it is easier to overcome the economic and political barriers. But first they have to understand that their neighbour is, in the end, just like them, with the same problems, the same questions.
When your dreams include service to others – accomplishing something that contributes to others – it also accelerates the accomplishment of that goal. People want to be part of something that contributes and makes a difference.
The camera makes everyone a tourist in other people’s reality, and eventually in one’s own.
Each life makes its own immitation of immortality.
Kindness makes a fellow feel good whether it’s being done to him or by him.
Some of us think holding on makes us strong; but sometimes it is letting go.
Every conquering temptation represents a new fund of moral energy. Every trial endured and weathered in the right spirit makes a soul nobler and stronger than it was before.
A good director makes a playground and allows you to play.
Western civilization, unfortunately, does not link knowledge and morality but rather, it connects knowledge and power and makes them equivalent.
It is said that love makes the world go ’round – the announcement lacks verification. It’s wind from the dinner horn that does it.
Your uniqueness is what makes you special, and that is beautiful.
In the world of creativity, laziness translates into an inability to be rigorous enough to create fearlessly. It makes us plagiarise or water our creativity down to make it more acceptable to the public.
I believe in work, in connections between the players, I think what makes football great is that it is a team sport. You can win in different ways, by being more of a team, or by having better individual players. It is the team ethic that interests me, always.
I love entrepreneurship because that’s what makes this country grow, and if I can help companies grow, I am creating jobs; I am setting foundations for future generations. It sends the message that the American Dream is alive and well.
The superior man makes the difficulty to be overcome his first interest; success only comes later.
Our intuition about the future is linear. But the reality of information technology is exponential, and that makes a profound difference. If I take 30 steps linearly, I get to 30. If I take 30 steps exponentially, I get to a billion.
Our higher education system is one of the things that makes America exceptional. There’s no place else that has the assets we do when it comes to higher education. People from all over the world aspire to come here and study here. And that is a good thing.
I have a very simple definition of a good movie: a good movie makes you forget you’re watching a movie.
Every generation inherits a world it never made; and, as it does so, it automatically becomes the trustee of that world for those who come after. In due course, each generation makes its own accounting to its children.
If you tell me I can’t do something, it just makes me want to do it more.
Our soulmate is the one who makes life come to life.
History is formed by the people, those who have power and those without power. Each one of us makes history.
There’s such a thing as good stress and bad stress. Bad stress is when somebody else stresses you out, and good stress is when you stress yourself out over something you want to accomplish, which makes you want to perfect it.
Art, to me, is the interpretation of the impression which nature makes upon the eye and brain.
Nothing makes one feel so strong as a call for help.
It is only at the first encounter that a face makes its full impression on us.
He who has the gold makes the rules.
Necessity makes an honest man a knave.
A liberal to me is one who – and it suits some of the dictionary definitions – is unbeholden to any specific belief or party or group or person, but makes up his or her mind on the basis of the facts and the presentation of those facts at the time. That defines what I am.
What is it that makes us trust our judges? Their independence in office and manner of appointment.
One of my mantras is, ‘Embrace what makes you unique, even if it makes others uncomfortable.’ I keep that with me in my back pocket. Shoot, I keep it in my front pocket! I keep it in my hair.
Running a successful, growing company in Silicon Valley can create an ironic sort of depression and delusion. The better you’re doing, the higher the stakes, and higher expectations for you to win. Maybe that’s why people say it’s so hard. But that doesn’t make it hard. That just makes it distracting.
A kiss makes the heart young again and wipes out the years.
Working with great people makes you great; you learn a lot and it also gives you the experience and confidence to move on with your own career.
Every act, every deed of justice and mercy and benevolence, makes heavenly music in Heaven.
Practice makes permanent.
The speed of change makes you wonder what will become of architecture.
The love of heaven makes one heavenly.
A point makes you happy; an assist makes you and your teammate happy. An assist makes two people happy.
Politics makes strange bedfellows.
I believe that a strong man makes a strong country.
Within yourself deliverance must be searched for, because each man makes his own prison.
My imagination makes me human and makes me a fool; it gives me all the world, and exiles me from it.
When people hear good music, it makes them homesick for something they never had, and never will have.
The word ‘racism’ is like ketchup. It can be put on practically anything – and demanding evidence makes you a ‘racist.’
Conservatism discards Prescription, shrinks from Principle, disavows Progress; having rejected all respect for antiquity, it offers no redress for the present, and makes no preparation for the future.
The common idea that success spoils people by making them vain, egotistic and self-complacent is erroneous; on the contrary it makes them, for the most part, humble, tolerant and kind.
Really, the only thing that makes sense is to strive for greater collective enlightenment.
We write for the same reason that we walk, talk, climb mountains or swim the oceans – because we can. We have some impulse within us that makes us want to explain ourselves to other human beings. That’s why we paint, that’s why we dare to love someone – because we have the impulse to explain who we are.
Common sense often makes good law.
Meditation makes the entire nervous system go into a field of coherence.
The uniform makes for brotherhood, since when universally adopted it covers up all differences of class and country.
Always leave enough time in your life to do something that makes you happy, satisfied, even joyous. That has more of an effect on economic well-being than any other single factor.
I’m very very happy for my hardships and misfortunes: they build character and make you a better person. Even if I think it’s something you have to carry with you, it’s definitely something that makes you more empathic towards other people, makes you understand people and relationships so much better.
Every weird thing about you is beautiful and makes life interesting.
I’m a strong man, and usually I get over hurts and it makes me stronger when I come back.
Hope is definitely not the same thing as optimism. It is not the conviction that something will turn out well, but the certainty that something makes sense, regardless of how it turns out.
Many a man in love with a dimple makes the mistake of marrying the whole girl.
Everything always looked better in black and white. Everything always looked as if it were the first time; there’s always more people in a black and white photograph. It just makes it seem that there were more people at a gig, more people at a football match, than with colour photography. Everything looks more exciting.
A conservative is someone who makes no changes and consults his grandmother when in doubt.
I am, as I’ve said, merely competent. But in an age of incompetence, that makes me extraordinary.
People are pretty because they’re nice, and they care about other people, and they have a good heart. That’s what makes you pretty, and I didn’t know that at one point in my life.
It makes me feel good just to know that I’m touching people.
The fun for me in collaboration is, one, working with other people just makes you smarter; that’s proven.
Nature builds things that are antifragile. In the case of evolution, nature uses disorder to grow stronger. Occasional starvation or going to the gym also makes you stronger, because you subject your body to stressors and gain from them.
A good goal is like a strenuous exercise – it makes you stretch.
You must live life in its very elementary forms. The Mexicans have a very nice word for it: pura vida. It doesn’t mean just purity of life, but the raw, stark-naked quality of life. And that’s what makes young people more into a filmmaker than academia.
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
Nothing makes me so happy as to observe nature and to paint what I see.
Love doesn’t make the world go ’round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.
Every villain has their belief system that makes perfect sense to them.
When a country has the skill and self-confidence to take action against its biggest problems, it makes outsiders eager to be a part of it.
Unless a man believes in himself and makes a total commitment to his career and puts everything he has into it – his mind, his body, his heart – what’s life worth to him?
The power of imagination makes us infinite.
Being transgender, like being gay, tall, short, white, black, male, or female, is another part of the human condition that makes each individual unique, and something over which we have no control. We are who we are in the deepest recesses of our minds, hearts and identities.
The dose makes the poison.
When a man is wrapped up in himself, he makes a pretty small package.
Hope is not the conviction that something will turn out well but the certainty that something makes sense, regardless of how it turns out.
Any form of art is a form of power; it has impact, it can affect change – it can not only move us, it makes us move.
Fatigue makes cowards of us all.
How a hat makes you feel is what a hat is all about.
One of the most beautiful ways for spiritual formation to take place is to let your insecurity lead you closer to the Lord. Natural hypersensitivity can become an asset; it makes you aware of your need to be with people and it allows you to be more willing to look at their needs.
I think one challenge is that having few women in your work environment makes you feel a little isolated and alone. I’m an extrovert; I like talking to people, and I make friends easily, but if your personality is somewhat different, I think you would struggle to connect with people.
Style really comes down to what makes you feel good.
The crime and not the scaffold makes the shame.
Every comedian is furious. Age makes me angry. I’m unhappy at not being able to open packages anymore. I’m angry that libraries have gone. I hate children on planes. I’m very shallow, so they tend to be little things. To be honest, I think I was probably angry the day I was born, you know, about diapers or something.
What makes someone sexy in my mind is who they are. It’s not necessarily how they look.
Now, what really makes a teacher is love for the human child; for it is love that transforms the social duty of the educator into the higher consciousness of a mission.
Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
I like criticism. It makes you strong.
Fire made us human, fossil fuels made us modern, but now we need a new fire that makes us safe, secure, healthy and durable.
One touch of nature makes the whole world kin.
Animation can explain whatever the mind of man can conceive. This facility makes it the most versatile and explicit means of communication yet devised for quick mass appreciation.
Reason often makes mistakes, but conscience never does.
Fear makes us feel our humanity.
Sometimes a villain is very quiet – it makes them more deadly, more intellectual.
Everyone makes mistakes; it’s about the way you respond to it that’s really important.
Life is not what it’s supposed to be. It’s what it is. The way you cope with it is what makes the difference.
What’s the biggest function of a cell phone? What does a cell phone do for humanity? It makes people more productive.
A classic man is a distinguished man. He cares about taste and his craft. He’s all about the simple model that I live by – eat, drink, be swanky, and have fun getting the job done. He makes sure that he’s excellent in all things and that he cares about his neighborhood immensely.
School is practice for the future, and practice makes perfect. But nobody‘s perfect, so why practice?
Freedom makes a huge requirement of every human being. With freedom comes responsibility. For the person who is unwilling to grow up, the person who does not want to carry his own weight, this is a frightening prospect.
He who molds the public sentiment… makes statutes and decisions possible or impossible to make.
Plastic surgery and breast implants are fine for people who want that, if it makes them feel better about who they are. But, it makes these people, actors especially, fantasy figures for a fantasy world. Acting is about being real being honest.
Life is full of tough decisions, and nothing makes them easy. But the worst ones are really your personal koans, and tormenting ambivalence is just the sense of satori rising. Try, trust, try, and trust again, and eventually you’ll feel your mind change its focus to a new level of understanding.
Trust is the lubrication that makes it possible for organizations to work.
Character, not circumstances, makes the man.
My dad‘s name is Robert Stafford. His music name is R. L. Stafford; he makes gospel music.
Architecture is a very dangerous job. If a writer makes a bad book, eh, people don’t read it. But if you make bad architecture, you impose ugliness on a place for a hundred years.
I was the guy who makes you scrub the latrine, the guy who makes you make your bed, the guy who screams at you for being late to work. The job requires you to be a mean, tough person. And I was fed up with it. I promised myself that if I ever got away from it, it wasn’t going to be that way any more.
Transportation is the center of the world! It is the glue of our daily lives. When it goes well, we don’t see it. When it goes wrong, it negatively colors our day, makes us feel angry and impotent, curtails our possibilities.
People believe practice makes perfect, but it doesn’t. If you’re making a tremendous amount of mistakes, all you’re doing is deeply ingraining the same mistakes.
I think it makes sense to believe in God, but exactly what decision in your life you make differently because of it, I don’t know.
Repetition makes perfect.
The country makes me more paranoid, you know? I think the crazy people out there are little crazier.
A good movie makes the audience feel like they’ve journeyed with the characters.
History takes time. History makes memory.
Failure is central to engineering. Every single calculation that an engineer makes is a failure calculation. Successful engineering is all about understanding how things break or fail.
I’m a good crazy. A crazy good guy. Someone who makes the most of life.
Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious as to have friends at a distance; they make the latitudes and longitudes.
English language is the most universal language in history, way more than the Latin of Julius Caesar. It’s the most punderful language because its vocabulary has a certain critical mass that makes a lingo good for punning.
It’s also selfish because it makes you feel good when you help others. I’ve been helped by acts of kindness from strangers. That’s why we’re here, after all, to help others.
So a good teacher always makes you do something a little bit more than you thought that you could do.
It is surmounting difficulties that makes heroes.
The knowledge that makes us cherish innocence makes innocence unattainable.
Control is not real, and I’m really understanding that every day. It’s about the acceptance of relinquishing control that makes it powerful for you.
I used to look like an American flag. The Padre uniform makes me look like a taco. Actually, the transition has been great. I’ve made 25 new friends, and I never thought I wanted to be anything other than a Dodger, but this is fun.
The fact that apartheid has been tied up with white supremacy, capitalist exploitation, and deliberate oppression makes the problem much more complex. Material want is bad enough, but coupled with spiritual poverty, it kills.
Art is what defines us, what makes us human.
We learn from each other. We learn from others’ mistakes, from their experience, their wisdom. It makes it easier for us to come to better decisions in our own lives.
The value of biodiversity is that it makes our ecosystems more resilient, which is a prerequisite for stable societies; its wanton destruction is akin to setting fire to our lifeboat.
What makes something special is not just what you have to gain, but what you feel there is to lose.
A little bit of mercy makes the world less cold and more just.
It’s lack of faith that makes people afraid of meeting challenges, and I believed in myself.
Fashion has always been a repetition of ideas, but what makes it new is the way you put it together.
I believe doctors and scientists who say that disruption of our immune system by negative energy makes you prone to diseases of which cancer is one. That is a medical fact.
Individual commitment to a group effort – that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.
The questions I’m asking myself are, ‘What makes me happy? Where do I want to be? What will make me happy at 50, 60 and 70?’
Nationalism makes us weak because its eternal seeking of enemies, its disdain of others, its need to feel superior makes cooperation with other nations to collectively guarantee our freedom and security much more difficult.
I would enjoy sitting in a rocker… listening to soft music and contemplating the things of the universe. But such activity offers no challenge and makes no contribution.
The family is the test of freedom; because the family is the only thing that the free man makes for himself and by himself.
There is a certain enthusiasm in liberty, that makes human nature rise above itself, in acts of bravery and heroism.
PowerPoint makes us stupid.
The personality of the wearer and the hat makes the hat.
Success isn’t everything but it makes a man stand straight.
Oh, ‘tis love, ’tis love that makes the world go round.
Wonder Woman is a fighter, better than most, but it’s what she fights for that is important. It’s her vision of a future of peace and acceptance that makes her the right ambassador for everyone.
Everybody makes mistakes, but when goalkeepers make them, it is costly. That’s the nature of being a goalkeeper.
Some people say that I have an attitude- Maybe I do. But I think that you have to. You have to believe in yourself when no one else does- that makes you a winner right there.
I love it when people doubt me. It makes me work harder to prove them wrong.
My goal was never to just create a company. A lot of people misinterpret that, as if I don’t care about revenue or profit or any of those things. But what not being just a company means to me is not being just that – building something that actually makes a really big change in the world.
No matter what happens on the field, getting an education makes you a winner.
Sometimes I sit down and I think ‘Do I regret this? Do I regret that?’ And I feel like everything makes this snowball effect, you know? If you regret something, it’s good because it just means that it’s something that’s affected you enough for you to stop and think… There’s a reason that everything happens.
It is the heart that makes a man rich. He is rich according to what he is, not according to what he has.
The technology keeps moving forward, which makes it easier for the artists to tell their stories and paint the pictures they want.
Practice does not make perfect. Only perfect practice makes perfect.
What we learn only through the ears makes less impression upon our minds than what is presented to the trustworthy eye.
Modern genetic engineering makes producing GMO food products relatively easy. GMOs can improve crop yield and greatly enhance the nutritional value of those same crops.
If someone says something hurtful to you or makes you feel down on yourself, then you just gotta stay positive and keep moving forward because they might not know much about you, or they may not understand the situation.
Living is more a question of what one spends than what one makes.
My hair color is super important to my look because I feel like it helps kind of define who I am. It’s like a characteristic of mine that makes me feel comfortable and different from the rest.
All punk is is attitude. That’s what makes it. The attitude.
To see the ball, to run after it, makes me the happiest man in the world.
The truth is cruel, but it can be loved, and it makes free those who have loved it.
A great figure or physique is nice, but it’s self-confidence that makes someone really sexy.
It is better to be high-spirited even though one makes more mistakes, than to be narrow-minded and all too prudent.
You can’t stay mad at somebody who makes you laugh.
Memory is a great artist. For every man and for every woman it makes the recollection of his or her life a work of art and an unfaithful record.
You can tell the size of a man by the size of the thing that makes him mad.
Self-interest makes some people blind, and others sharp-sighted.
There’s nothing, today, that excites me, or that makes me think I would like to be back in AFL circles. I have no interest. No interest whatsoever. My love for the game died inside of me in those final years of me playing.
Relish everything that’s inside of you, the imperfections, the darkness, the richness and light and everything. And that makes for a full life.
The return makes one love the farewell.
It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages.
My family comes first. Maybe that’s what makes me different from other guys.
I think what makes people fascinating is conflict, it’s drama, it’s the human condition. Nobody wants to watch perfection.
What you don’t want is for violence and gore to become more important than character and structure. A lot of slasher movies from the eighties were only focused on violence and gore, which robs the human beings in the story of any empathetic reaction from the audience, and instead makes them cheer for the gore.
There are people who make things happen, there are people who watch things happen, and there are people who wonder what happened. To be successful, you need to be a person who makes things happen.
If you can learn to love yourself and all the flaws, you can love other people so much better. And that makes you so happy.
A great restaurant is one that just makes you feel like you’re not sure whether you went out or you came home and confuses you. If it can do both of those things at the same time, you’re hooked.
In rallying every curve, every hill may be different than you thought. That makes it interesting.
True love makes the thought of death frequent, easy, without terrors; it merely becomes the standard of comparison, the price one would pay for many things.
Prosperity makes friends, adversity tries them.
The mint makes it first, it is up to you to make it last.
There is nothing either good or bad but thinking makes it so.
Appreciation is a wonderful thing: It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well.
I believe you only have one chance on this earth, and I’m just trying to live my life and do what makes me happy.
The beauty of any conspiracy theory is that because it can’t be proved, that just makes it more ‘real.’ It’s not a question of believing or not believing, really; it’s more a question of just accepting a series of probabilities that lead to an undeniable conclusion.
One day I decided that I was beautiful, and so I carried out my life as if I was a beautiful girl. I wear colors that I really like, I wear makeup that makes me feel pretty, and it really helps. It doesn’t have anything to do with how the world perceives you. What matters is what you see.
An important scientific innovation rarely makes its way by gradually winning over and converting its opponents: What does happen is that the opponents gradually die out.
Pain makes man think. Thought makes man wise. Wisdom makes life endurable.
The good woman, who makes all the sacrifices is always the one with long hair.
We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on the journey toward the goal we’ve established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile.
Contrast is what makes photography interesting.
Civilization is what makes you sick.
We’ve been merging with tools since the beginning of human evolution, and arguably, that’s one of the things that makes us human beings.
A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man.
We need to reject any politics that targets people because of race or religion. This isn’t a matter of political correctness. It’s a matter of understanding what makes us strong. The world respects us not just for our arsenal; it respects us for our diversity and our openness and the way we respect every faith.
Free enterprise makes people prosperous, all people prosperous, and big government makes people poorer.
The person who comes up to you and makes the most noise and is the most intrusive is invariably the person in the room who has no respect for you at all, and it’s really all about them.
Fear makes strangers of people who would be friends.
The only thing that makes life possible is permanent, intolerable uncertainty; not knowing what comes next.
Dancing’s part of my soul. I enjoy it, it makes people happy, and it makes me happy.
I am blessed with a funny gene that makes me enjoy life.
It is the cause, not the death, that makes the martyr.
My parents have always encouraged me to follow my dreams and do what makes me happy.
Inductive reason, which alone makes man master of his environment, is an achievement; and when once born it must be reinforced by inhibiting the growth of other modes of knowledge.
Time makes fools of us all. Our only comfort is that greater shall come after us.
I’m a happy man, because I am successful in what I do, of course; but what makes me most happy is I have people around me that I love and who love me back. This, for me, is the most important thing. Nobody likes to be alone.
Some people say I have attitude – maybe I do… but I think you have to. You have to believe in yourself when no one else does – that makes you a winner right there.
Happiness is mostly a by-product of doing what makes us feel fulfilled.
Never delay a prompting. When you honor a prompting and then stand back a pace, you realize that the Lord gave you the prompting. It makes me feel good that the Lord even knows who I am and knows me well enough to know that if He has an errand to be run, and He prompts me to run the errand, the errand will get done.
Content makes poor men rich; discontent makes rich men poor.
A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business.
Let us be about setting high standards for life, love, creativity, and wisdom. If our expectations in these areas are low, we are not likely to experience wellness. Setting high standards makes every day and every decade worth looking forward to.
As long as you have discipline, you can be a success. Discipline is what makes you do everything you need to do.
Good food and a warm kitchen are what makes a house a home. I always tried to make my home like my mother’s, because Mom was magnificent at stretching a buck when it came to decorating and food. Like a true Italian, she valued beautification in every area of her life, and I try to do the same.
That’s what makes Linux so good: you put in something, and that effort multiplies. It’s a positive feedback cycle.
Emotional honesty transcends reality; it’s what allows disbelief to be suspended and yet what makes a story stay true.
Being the first to cross the finish line makes you a winner in only one phase of life. It’s what you do after you cross the line that really counts.
Opportunity makes a thief.
I know what makes me good, and it’s not a bat.
Poverty makes you sad as well as wise.
In a competition, there’s always winners and losers. And I think everyone is here to win, which makes it fun for us all.
God is a thought who makes crooked all that is straight.
Tea makes everything better.
Football is football and talent is talent. But the mindset of your team makes all the difference.
Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.
It makes me feel wonderful that people still care for me… that I have so many fans among young people, who write to me and tell me I have been an inspiration.
The thing about a band is, it’s not so much how good the musicians are – it’s the blend of personalities and characters. It’s the human chemistry that makes up a good team.
My philosophy is it’s none of my business what people say of me and think of me. I am what I am, and I do what I do. I expect nothing and accept everything. And it makes life so much easier.
Living alone makes it harder to find someone to blame.
Naturally, when one makes progressive steps, there may be some who see it as a betrayal of their goals and interests.
Charm is the quality in others, that makes us more satisfied with ourselves.
Public broadcasting makes our nation smarter, stronger and, yes, safer.
American life is based on a reassurance that we like one another but won’t violate one another’s privacies. This makes it a land of small talk.
Money is not the only answer, but it makes a difference.
We all know that Art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth, at least the truth that is given to us to understand.
Art makes us feel less alone. It makes us think: somebody else has thought this, somebody else has had these feelings.
It’s the teacher that makes the difference, not the classroom.
Some weeks, I’m super-duper busy, so I can only fit cardio in here and there, a lot of stuff happens in the afternoon, so I can get up and have a workout, which makes me feel awesome for the rest of my day. There’s just something sexy about feeling strong. And every night I’m onstage, I get another workout.
Violent anger makes me physically ill.
I must admit that I personally measure success in terms of the contributions an individual makes to her or his fellow human beings.
A man wrapped up in himself makes a very small bundle.
The closest synonym of happiness is excitement, and you can generate it by doing something that you can’t completely comprehend. This understanding makes the process rich and exciting.
My peers, lately, have found companionship through means of intoxication – it makes them sociable. I, however, cannot force myself to use drugs to cheat on my loneliness – it is all that I have – and when the drugs and alcohol dissipate, will be all that my peers have as well.
You don’t face Nolan Ryan without your rest. He’s the only guy I go against that makes me go to bed before midnight.
My definition of love is being full. Complete. It makes everything lighter. Beauty is something you see. Love is something you feel.
Monetary success is not success. Career success is not success. Life, someone that loves you, giving to others, doing something that makes you feel complete and full. That is success. And it isn’t dependent on anyone else.
Creating a strong company culture isn’t just good business. It’s the right thing to do, and it makes your company better for all stakeholders – employees, management, and customers.
Prohibition makes you want to cry into your beer and denies you the beer to cry into.
It is only by risking our persons from one hour to another that we live at all. And often enough our faith beforehand in an uncertified result is the only thing that makes the result come true.
While physics and mathematics may tell us how the universe began, they are not much use in predicting human behavior because there are far too many equations to solve. I’m no better than anyone else at understanding what makes people tick, particularly women.
Every experience makes you grow.
Sustainability makes good business sense, and we’re all on the same team at the end of the day. That’s the truth about the human condition.
It’s not what you do once in a while, it’s what you do day in and day out that makes the difference.
It’s okay to lose. Losing teaches you something. Having to try and going through the trials and tribulations to actually overcome, to get there to win, to triumph, that’s what makes life interesting.
Everyone loves fried chicken, Don’t ever make it. Ever. Buy it from a place that makes good fried chicken.
Beauty, more than bitterness, makes the heart break.
It isn’t what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.
Yes, exercise is the catalyst. That’s what makes everything happen: your digestion, your elimination, your sex life, your skin, hair, everything about you depends on circulation. And how do you increase circulation?
Overcoming adversity not only makes you stronger, it makes you more hopeful.
Gender is not an easy conversation to have. It makes people uncomfortable, sometimes even irritable. Both men and women are resistant to talk about gender or are quick to dismiss the problems of gender. Because thinking of changing the status quo is always uncomfortable.
It’s not what you’ve got, it’s what you use that makes a difference.
A well adjusted person is one who makes the same mistake twice without getting nervous.
I respond in the moment which is what makes me a good actor.
Procrastination makes easy things hard, hard things harder.
Envy like fire always makes for the highest points.
A shooter takes shots, a shotter makes shots.
Self-reflection is so healthy. Journaling works for me – when I record the details of what I’m going through, whether it’s a relationship issue or negative thoughts, I can look back and see how far I’ve come. It makes me proud to see my progress and how I got through a bad situation.
The way that people dress makes them part of an army, dressed in their own uniform, determined to do something.
There is no force like success, and that is why the individual makes all effort to surround himself throughout life with the evidence of it; as of the individual, so should it be of the nation.
Modern medicine is a negation of health. It isn’t organized to serve human health, but only itself, as an institution. It makes more people sick than it heals.
Language is the most extraordinary invention in the history of humanity, the one which came before everything and which makes it possible to share everything.
People are different from one another. That’s what makes the world good. That’s what makes the world great.
School is practice for the future, and practice makes perfect and nobody’s perfect so why bother.
Unless you love someone, nothing else makes any sense.
God is cruel. Sometimes he makes you live.
Edinburgh is good craic. A romantic and beautiful city, it’s one those places that makes me smile when I think about it – there are other places I would never dare go back to, but Edinburgh is very special.
It is probably not love that makes the world go around, but rather those mutually supportive alliances through which partners recognize their dependence on each other for the achievement of shared and private goals.
Pride makes us artificial and humility makes us real.
Success makes so many people hate you. I wish it wasn’t that way. It would be wonderful to enjoy success without seeing envy in the eyes of those around you.
Having a second chance makes you want to work even harder.
Covid makes the job harder. But it is what it is and we have to get on with it.
He makes no friends who never made a foe.
Culture makes all men gentle.
Football is a game of mistakes. Whoever makes the fewest mistakes wins.
Most people say that it is the intellect which makes a great scientist. They are wrong: it is character.
The phoebe-bird is a wise architect and perhaps enjoys as great an immunity from danger, both in its person and its nest, as any other bird. Its modest ashen-gray suit is the color of the rocks where it builds, and the moss of which it makes such free use gives to its nest the look of a natural growth or accretion.
If you help elect more gay people, that gives a green light to all who feel disenfranchised, a green light to move forward. It means hope to a nation that has given up, because if a gay person makes it, the doors are open to everyone.
A good villain exudes charisma and power. He has principles, though; that just gives him a level of dimension. It makes him seem to be a bit unpredictable, because he’s usually deemed as some type of evil, ruthless person, and then he shows you his principles, and you don’t know what to think of it.
Pro wrestling is not fake; it’s sports entertainment. We go out there and we perform, and a lot of what we do out there is real, but we’re not going to insult anyone’s intelligence – there is a predetermined winner. It’s just the fans don’t know who it is, and that’s what makes it so intriguing.
Everybody has their ups and downs, and that’s what makes you tougher.
I spend time doing cardio because it makes me feel good.
The aim, if reached or not, makes great the life: Try to be Shakespeare, leave the rest to fate!
A good compromise, a good piece of legislation, is like a good sentence; or a good piece of music. Everybody can recognize it. They say, ‘Huh. It works. It makes sense.’
If it wasn’t hard, everyone would do it. It’s the hard that makes it great.
You take every opportunity you have to win a trophy. That is always the goal, and winning makes it a little bit easier the next time.
Everybody has 24 hours and the question is, what do you do with your 24 hours? That’s what makes everybody equal.
It is not wisdom but Authority that makes a law.
Sometimes idealism and all that make believe makes the world a better place.
Getting rid of a delusion makes us wiser than getting hold of a truth.
Writing music on your own makes you think a lot about your life. Who are you? Would you change anything about yourself? This is where it comes from.
Going to church doesn’t make you a Christian any more than going to a garage makes you an automobile.
A thug is someone who stands on his own. He lives by the decisions he makes and accepts the consequences. A thug is comfortable in his own skin. I wear mine like a glove.
We believe our diversity makes us stronger, smarter, and more innovative, helping us better serve the needs of our clients, our people, and our communities.
What makes a child gifted and talented may not always be good grades in school, but a different way of looking at the world and learning.
Nature has no principles. She makes no distinction between good and evil.
The first step, my son, which one makes in the world, is the one on which depends the rest of our days.
Veterans are a symbol of what makes our nation great, and we must never forget all they have done to ensure our freedom.
We can never run away from our past. The past will catch up to us because it is us. It is a part of us; it’s what makes us we are. It’s what delineates the borders of our societies.
I’ve been told that having an Instagram account will help me book more roles, get more endorsement deals. It makes you more of a brand. But I’m not interested. I want to build my fan base through movies and movies alone.
What makes us human, I think, is an ability to ask questions, a consequence of our sophisticated spoken language.
Failure happens all the time. It happens every day in practice. What makes you better is how you react to it.
If you hear a good song, it makes you hopeful like, ‘That is out there.’
It’s not even about looking good; it’s about feeling good inside. Celebrity Sweat makes everyone aware of that but in a fun way with their favorite athletes.
In this world it is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich.
One does not establish a dictatorship in order to safeguard a revolution; one makes a revolution in order to establish a dictatorship.
A great restaurant doesn’t distinguish itself by how few mistakes it makes but by how well they handle those mistakes.
Biology is the least of what makes someone a mother.
Unrestrained liberalism only makes the strong stronger and the weak weaker and excludes the most excluded.
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
The more you like yourself, the less you are like anyone else, which makes you unique.
The worst wheel of the cart makes the most noise.
Different is good, and being different is what makes us stand out in the world.
Nothing makes you more tolerant of a neighbor’s noisy party than being there.
For an author to write as he speaks is just as reprehensible as the opposite fault, to speak as he writes; for this gives a pedantic effect to what he says, and at the same time makes him hardly intelligible.
Everyone takes surveys. Whoever makes a statement about human behavior has engaged in a survey of some sort.
Words make you think a thought. Music makes you feel a feeling. A song makes you feel a thought.
Man’s inhumanity to man makes countless thousands mourn!
Society cannot exist without law. Law is the bond of society: that which makes it, that which preserves it and keeps it together. It is, in fact, the essence of civil society.
Mentally strong people overcome setbacks with confidence because adversity only makes them better.
The eye of a human being is a microscope, which makes the world seem bigger than it really is.
Knowledge is going to make you stronger. Knowledge is going to let you control your life. Knowledge is going to give you the wisdom to teach their children. Knowledge is the thing that makes you smile in the face of disaster.
A pessimist is one who makes difficulties of his opportunities and an optimist is one who makes opportunities of his difficulties.
If I became president now I would immediately pass a law that makes every citizen a policeman or a soldier.
Winners take time to relish their work, knowing that scaling the mountain is what makes the view from the top so exhilarating.
The one charm about marriage is that it makes a life of deception absolutely necessary for both parties.
Everyone at a party is uncomfortable. Knowing that makes me more comfortable.
Repetition makes reputation and reputation makes customers.
A life of anybody is not perfect; there is always things that happen, and that is what makes it interesting.
Beer makes you feel the way you ought to feel without beer.
Darwin‘s idea of natural selection makes people uncomfortable because it reverses the direction of tradition.
Success is not a good teacher, failure makes you humble.
For my part I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me dream.
Technology feeds on itself. Technology makes more technology possible.
I love the color pink. It makes a bold statement.
In all ranks of life the human heart yearns for the beautiful; and the beautiful things that God makes are his gift to all alike.