A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.
Action not backed by knowledge and knowledge not translatable into action, both can not stand the test of time.
As the soft yield of water cleaves obstinate stone, So to yield with life solves the insolvable: To yield, I have learned, is to come back again.
Boards don't hit back.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing always find a song. At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet.
Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of him behind his back
I put instant coffee in a microwave oven and almost went back in time.
I'm a slow walker, but I never walk back.
I'm going to the back seat of my car, with the woman I love, and I won't be back for ten minutes!
I've learned that you shouldn't go through life with a catcher's mitt on both hands; you need to be able to throw something back.
If toast always lands butter-side down, and cats always land on their feet, what happens if you strap toast on the back of a cat and drop it?
If you have zest and enthusiasm, you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind.
It had long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.
It's not whether you got knocked down; it's whether you get back up.
Lead from the back and let others believe they are in front
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
Life swings like a pendulum backward and forward between pain and boredom.
Love is what we are born with. Fear is what we have learned here. The spiritual journey is the unlearning of fear and the acceptance of love back into our hearts.
Make them laugh, make them cry, and back to laughter. What do people go to the theatre for? An emotional exercise. I am a servant of the people. I have never forgotten that.
Music was my refuge. I could crawl into the space between the notes and curl my back to loneliness.
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
One can choose to go back toward safety or forward toward growth. Growth must be chosen again and again; fear must be overcome again and again.
Religion is like a knife: you can either use it to cut bread, or stick in someone's back.
Riches do not respond to wishes. They respond only to definite plans, backed by definite desires, through constant persistence.
The historian looks backward. In the end he also believes backward.
The mind that finds its way to wild places is the poet's; but the mind that never finds its way back is the lunatic's.
The modern dilemma is essentially a spiritual one, and every one of its main aspects, moral, political and scientific, brings us back to the need of a religious solution.
The rich will do anything for the poor but get off their backs.
There are books of which the backs and covers are by far the best parts.
There is no come back to caves. We are too many.
Think thousands time before taking a decision but - after taking decision never turn back even if you get thousands difficulties.
Thought, backed by strong desire, has a tendency to transmute itself into its physical equivalent.
To be able to look back upon ones life in satisfaction, is to live twice.
We are not held back by the love we didn't receive in the past, but by the love we're not extending in the present.
When you get to a certain age, there is no coming back.