The More Often A Person Feels, And Fails To Act, The Less He Will Be Able To Act, And In The Long Run, The Less He Will Be Able To Feel.
The more often a person feels, and fails to act, the less he will be
able to act, and in the long run, the less he will be able to feel.
-- C. S. Lewis
Eat less and chew well. Ride less and walk often. Have fewer clothes and launder often.
Worry less and work harder. Waste less time, and continue to learn....
The contemplative life is often miserable. One must act more, think less, and not watch oneself live.
-- Nicolas Chamford...
All lovers swear more performance than they are able, and yet reserve an ability that they never perform
vowing more than the perfection of ten, and discharging less than the tenth part of one....
A pessimist is a person who feels bad when he feels good for fear he will feel worse when he feels better.
He that hath a beard is more than a youth, and he that hath no beard is less than a man.
-- William Shakespeare (1564-1616), Much Ado about Nothing -- Act ii, Sc. 1...
Rominger's Rules for Students: 1. The more general the title of a course, the less you will learn from it.
2. The more specific a title is, the less you will be able to apply it....
A one-eyed man is able to see, A lame man is able to tread.
He treads on the tail of the tiger. The tiger bites the man....
The bombardment of visual images in contemporary society has the effect of making people less able to focus clearly and extensively on a single issue over a long period of time.
The more things you do not know how to do, the less you will have to do, and the more time you will have to unlearn things you knew, so that you will be able to do even less.