Race Quotes

That is the saving grace of humor, if you fail no one is laughing at you.
A. Whitney Brown
Henri frdric amiel - learn to limit yourself, to content yourself with...

It is not enough to limit your love to your own nation, to your own group. You must respond with love even to those outside of it.... This concept enables people to live together not as nations, but as the human race.
Clarence Jordan
Grace under Pressure.
Ernest Hemingway
Be open to your dreams, people. Embrace that distant shore. Because our mortal journey is over all too soon.
David Assael, Northern Exposure, It Happened in Juneau, 1992
A graceful and honorable old age is the childhood of immortality.
Pinda

Simms - the true law of the race is progress and...
Henry louis mencken - but any man who afflicts the human race with...
Nothing surely is so disgraceful to society and to individuals as unmeaning wastefulness.
Count Benjamin Thompson Rumford
Programming today is a race between software engineers stirring to build bigger and better idiot - Proof programs, and the universe trying to produce bigger and better idiots. So far, the universe is winning.
Unknown
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
Adventure must be held in delicate fingers. It should be handled, not embraced. It should be sipped, not swallowed at a gulp.
Ashley Dukes, The Man with a Load of Mischief (1924)
Engineering is the art of organizing and directing men and controlling the forces and materials of nature for the benefit of the human race.
Henry G. Stott, 1907
I almost think it is the ultimate destiny of science to exterminate the human race.
Thomas Love Peacock
The finest lives, in my opinion, are those who rank in the common model, and with the human race, but without miracle, without extravagance.
Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
Any man who afflicts the human race with ideas must be prepared to see them misunderstood.
H. L. Mencken
It is easy to say how we love new friends, and what we think of them, but words can never trace out all the fibers that knit us to the old.
George Eliot
Think it the greatest impiety to prefer life to disgrace, and for the sake of life to lose the reason for living.
Juvenal
The end of the human race will be that it will eventually die of civilization.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The remarkable thing we have is a choice every day regarding the attitude we will embrace for that day. We cannot change our past... We cannot change the fact that people will act in a certain way. We cannot change the inevitable. The only thing we can do is play on the one string we have, and that is our attitude.
Charles R. Swindoll
Nor need we be surprised that men so often embrace almost any doctrines, if they are proclaimed with a voice of absolute assurance.
Judge Learned Hand, Address "A Fanfare for Prometheus", January 29, 1955
Mathematics transfigures the fortuitous concourse of atoms into the tracery of the finger of God.
Herbert Westren Turnbull
There are times when one would like to end the whole human race, and finish the farce.
Mark Twain
Virtue and genuine graces in themselves speak what no words can utter.
William Shakespeare
It could be said that the AIDS pandemic is a classic own - Goal scored by the human race against itself.
Anne
Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces up, and snow is exhilarating; there is no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.
John Ruskin
And the wind said May you be as strong as the oak, yet flexible as the birch may you stand as tall as the redwood, live gracefully as the willow and may you always bear fruit all your days on this earth.
Native American Praye
The artist is the confidant of nature, flowers carry on dialogues with him through the graceful bending of their stems and the harmoniously tinted nuances of their blossoms, Every flower has a cordial word which nature directs towards him.
Auguste Rodin
One of the serious obstacles to the improvement of our race is indiscriminate charity.
Andrew Carnegie
When Jesus Christ utters a word, He opens His mouth so wide that it embraces all Heaven and earth, even though that word be but in a whisper.
Martin Luthe
The true fanatic is a theocrat, someone who sees himself as acting on behalf of some super personal force the Race, the Party, History, the proletariat, the Poor, and so on. These absolve him from evil, hence he may safely do anything in their service.
Lord Billingsley
An arrow may fly through the air and leave no trace; but an ill thought leaves a trail like a serpent.
Mackay
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 issue of race could benefit from a period of benign neglect.
Daniel Patrick Moynihan
Ah, when to the heart of man Was it ever less than a treason To go with the drift of things To yield with a grace to reason And bow and accept at the end Of a love or a season.
Robert Frost
A long and wicked life followed by five minutes of perfect grace gets you into Heaven. An equally long life of decent living and good works followed by one outburst of taking the name of the Lord in vainthen have a heart attack at that moment and be damned for eternity. Is that the system.
Robert A. Heinlein
Oh you who are born of the blood of the gods, Trojan son of Anchises, easy is the descent to Hell the door of dark Dis stands open day and night. But to retrace your steps and come out to the air above, that is work, that is labo.
Virgil
Perseverance is not a long race it is many short races one after another.
Walter Elliott
Slow and steady wins the race.
Aesop, The Hare and the Tortoise
If you aspire to the highest place it is no disgrace to stop at the second, or even the third.
Marcus Tullius Cicero