Weight Quotes

A raised weight can produce work, but in doing so it must necessarily sink from its height, and, when it has fallen as deep as it can fall, its gravity remains as before, but it can no longer do work.

Hermann von Helmholtz

Actually, I think it is interesting that when I put the weight on, I was already with him. I do not know, maybe I felt safe. And he likes me like this. He likes me whatever size I am.

Delta Burke

Again, I think we have much greater diplomatic weight by having all of us sit on the same side of the table wanting the same thing, and putting it to the North Koreans.

Mitchell Reiss†

And if you cannot remain indifferent, you must resolve to throw your weight into that balance in which the fate and condition of man is weighed.

Lajos Kossuth†

And, uh, I did that, and there was nothing more ridiculous to me than finding the weight of the earth because I did not care how much the earth weighed.

Rube Goldberg

Another mode of accumulating power arises from lifting a weight and then allowing it to fall.

Charles Babbage

At first I threw my weight upon my heels, as one does naturally in a boot, and was a good deal bruised, but after a few hours I learned the natural walk of man, and could follow my guide in any portion of the island.

John Millington Synge

Be a terror to the butchers, that they may be fair in their weight; and keep hucksters and fraudulent dealers in awe, for the same reason.

Miguel de Cervantes

Bent metal is worse than bent wood and weight for weight is more flexible.

Lawrence Hargrave

For a couple of days after chemotherapy, food tastes really bland, even the best foods. I have not been sick, but have been a little tired. I have not lost any weight.

Grete Waitz

From birth, man carries the weight of gravity on his shoulders. He is bolted to earth. But man has only to sink beneath the surface and he is free

Jacques Yves Cousteau

Going to work around 8:00am at the body shop. After work it is either weight training or practicing afterwards.

Ben Jackson

I am not naturally that thin, so I had to go through everything from using drugs to diet pills to laxatives to fasting. Those were my main ways of controlling my weight.

Carre Otis

I can honestly say this industry has not made me neurotic about my looks, except maybe my weight. I hope my clothes kind of reflect that. They are meant to make you feel good.

Stella McCartney

I could never gain much weight. I have always had a fast metabolism.

Marc Wallice

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Updated On : May 25, 2013
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