Almost dying Quotes

And yet to be without hope is almost to be without sanity.

Edmund Cooper

Politics are almost as exciting as war, and quite as dangerous ... [I]n war, you can only be killed once. But in politics many times.

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill

Artists shouldn't be made famous. You know... they're just ... as important as... um doctors, and priests ... or maybe not as important sometimes, and yet they have this huge aura of almost god-like quality about them, just because their craft makes a lot of money. And at the same time it is a forced importance you know, football stars and theatre stars It is man-made so the press can feed off it.

Kate Bush

Discussing a problem with yourself is almost never a good way to secure a divergent viewpoint.

Jim Butcher

There are some things which it is madness not to try to know but which it is almost as much madness to try to know.

Samuel Butler

The road to success and the road to failure are almost exactly the same.

Colin R. Davis

Technology frightens me to death. It's designed by engineers to impress other engineers, and they always come with instruction booklets that are written by engineers for other engineers which is why almost no technology ever works.

John Marwood Cleese

The difference between the almost right word and the right word is really a large matter'tis the difference between the lightning-bug and the lightning.

Samuel Langhorne Clemens

By 2035, there will be almost no poor countries left in the world.

Bill Gates

By almost any measure, the world is better than it has ever been. People are living longer, healthier lives. Many nations that were aid recipients are now self-sufficient.

Bill Gates

Persecutors, like Victims, act out of fear. The may seem fearless, but actually Persecutors are almost always former Victims.

David Emerald

Power gradually extirpates from the mind every humane and gentle virtue. Pity, benevolence, friendship, are things almost unknown in high stations.

Edmund Burke

Success is almost totally dependent upon drive and persistence. The extra energy required to make another effort or try another approach is the secret of winning.

Dennis Waitley

Conquer thyself, till thou hast done this, thou art but a slave; for it is almost as well to be subjected to another's appetite as to thine own.

Sir Richard Francis Burton

The most powerful symptom of love is a tenderness which becomes at times almost insupportable.

Victor Hugo

Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.

Robert Frost

Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper.

Robert Frost

Wearing a bow tie is a statement. Almost an act of defiance.

Rick Kaplan

Revolution: Political movement which gets many peoples hopes up, lets even more people down, makes almost everybody uncomfortable, and a few, extraordinarily rich. It is widely held in high regard.

Adolfo Bioy Casares

That the means of imperialist policy overshadow almost entirely its original ends has tremendous implications.

Paul Alexander Baran

A little wit and plenty of authority, that is what has almost always governed the world.

Jean Louis Guez de Balzac

When one does away with oneself one does the most estimable thing possible: one thereby almost deserves to live.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Hands are integral with brains, almost another lobe for intelligence. What one does not know through one's hands, one does not truly know.

Lois McMaster Bujold

To think that one's actions could please the masses is indeed a notion bound in irony; someone will inevitably find something wrong in almost everything. So do what it is that you do best and remember to have enough tolerance for two.

Brandon Boyd

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