Race Quotes

She had wit, she had grace, she had beauty; But above all, she had truth.
Leo Tolstoy, Anna Karenina
Victor hugo - what is grace? it is the inspiration from on...

Do not despair of life. Think of the fox, prowling in a winter night to satisfy his hunger. His race survives I do not believe any of them ever committed suicide.
Henry David Thoreau
If you have no confidence in self you are twice defeated in the race of life. With confidence you have won even before you started.
Marcus Garvey
Edmund burke - nobility is a graceful ornament to the civil...
Upon books the collective education of the race depends; they are the sole instruments of registering, perpetuating and transmitting thought.
Henry C. Rogers

The changes in the human condition are uncertain and frequent. Many, on whom fortune has bestowed her favours, may trace their family to a more unprosperous station; and many who are now in obscurity, may look back upon the affluence and exalted rank of their ancestors.
Alexander Hamilton, The Farmer Refuted, February 23, 1775
Nothing surely is so disgraceful to society and to individuals as unmeaning wastefulness.
Count Benjamin Thompson Rumford
Always accept good fortune with grace and humility.
Mark L. Mika
There but for the grace of God go I.
John Bradford
Laughter is the closest thing to the grace of God.
Karl Barth
Even in civilized mankind faint traces of monogamous instincts can be perceived.
Bertrand Russell
Let grace and goodness be the principal loadstone of thy affections. For love which hath ends, will have an end; whereas that which is founded on true virtue, will always continue.
John Dryden
I think contraception is disgusting - People using each other for pleasure.
Joseph Schiedler, Director, Pro - Life Action League
The law of liberty tends to abolish the reign of race over race, of faith over faith, of class over class. It is not the realization of a political ideal; it is the discharge of a moral obligation.
John Dalberg
But pain... seems to me an insufficient reason not to embrace life. Being dead is quite painless. Pain, like time, is going to come on regardless. Question is, what glorious moments can you win from life in addition to the pain.
Lois McMaster Bujold
It may not be that the race is not always to the swift, nor the battle to the strong - But that is the way to bet.
Damon Runyon
The end of the human race will be that it will eventually die of civilization.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Our loyalties must transend our race, our tribe, our class, and our nation and this means we must develop a world perspective.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
She was a woman who, between courses, could be graceful with her elbows on the table.
Henry James
Wisdom is supreme therefore make a full effort to get wisdom. Esteem her and she will exalt your embrace her and she will honor you.
Proverbs 47 - 8
One of the serious obstacles to the improvement of our race is indiscriminate charity.
Andrew Carnegie
No one ever promised that the fastest horse in the race was the easiest one to ride. on managing talented people.
Eric J. Joiner, Jr.
The number of guests at dinner should not be less than the number of the Graces nor exceed that of the Muses, i. e., it should begin with three and stop at nine.
Marcus Terentius Varro
The man who dies rich dies disgraced.
Andrew Carnegie
I love cats. I love their grace and their elegance. I love their independence and their arrogance, and the way they lie and look at you, summing you up, surely to your detriment, with that unnerving, unwinking, appraising stare.
Joyce Strange
God is not merely interestd in the freedom of brown men, yellow men, red men and black men. He is interested in the freedom of the whole human race.
Martin Luther King Jr.
It is no disgrace to be poor, but it might as well be.
Jim Grue
Nobody knows the age of the human race, but everybody agrees that it is old enough to know better.
Anonymous
The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best of circumstances.
Aristotle
A man with his belly full of the classics is an enemy of the human race.
Henery Miller, Tropic of Cancer 1934
Historical reminder Always put Horace before Descartes.
Donald O. Rickte
If you neglect to recharge a battery, it dies. And if you run full speed ahead without stopping for water, you lose momentum to finish the race.
Oprah Winfrey, O Magazine, April 2003
He who learns must suffer. And even in our sleep pain that cannot forget falls drop by drop upon the heart, and in our own despair, against our will, comes wisdom to us by the awful grace of God.
Aeschylus
The true law of the race is progress and development. Whatever civilization pauses in the march of conquest, it is overthrown by the barbarian.
Simms
False friendship, like the ivy, decays and ruins the walls it embraces; but true friendship gives new life and animation to the object it supports.
Richard Burton
Grace is but glory begun, and glory is but grace perfected.
Johathan Edwards
I pack my trunk, embrace my friends, embark on the sea, and at last wake up in Naples, and there beside me is the Stern Fact, the Sad Self, unrelenting, identical, that I fled from.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Perseverance is not a long race it is many short races one after another.
Walter Elliott
When grace is joined with wrinkles, it is adorable. There is an unspeakable dawn in happy old age.
Victor Hugo