Down Quotes

“I wanna hang a map of the world in my house. Then I’m gonna put pins in...

“I wanna hang a map of the world in my house. Then I’m gonna put pins into all the locations that I’ve traveled to. But first, I’m gonna have to travel to the top two corners of the map, so it won’t fall down. —Mitch Hedberg
📅︎ Mar 05
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“Be nice to people on your wa...

“Be nice to people on your way up because you'll meet them on your way down.” - Wilson Mizner
📅︎ Feb 28
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"Ships don't sink because of the water around them, ships si...

"Ships don't sink because of the water around them, ships sink because of the water that gets in them. Don't let what's happening around you get inside you, and weigh you down." - Unknown
📅︎ Feb 08
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"The child who is not embrace...

"The child who is not embraced by the village will burn that village down to feel its warmth"
📅︎ Jan 17
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"Anyone trying t...

"Anyone trying to bring you down is already below you."
📅︎ Jan 24
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“An entire sea of water can’t sink a ship unless it gets i...

“An entire sea of water can’t sink a ship unless it gets inside the ship. Similarly, the negativity of the world can’t put you down unless you allow it to get inside you.” – Goi Nasu
📅︎ Jan 04
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“Don't fight your demons. Your demons are here to teach you lessons. Sit down with you...

“Don't fight your demons. Your demons are here to teach you lessons. Sit down with your demons and have a drink and a chat and learn their names and talk about the burns on their fingers and scratches on their ankles. Some of them are very nice.” - Charles Bukowski
📅︎ Feb 26
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"It's OK if you fall down and lose your spar...

"It's OK if you fall down and lose your spark. Just make sure that when you get back up, you rise as the whole damn fire." —Colette Werden
📅︎ Feb 29
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“Their morals, their code; it's a bad joke. Dropped at the first sign of trouble. The...

“Their morals, their code; it's a bad joke. Dropped at the first sign of trouble. They're only as good as the world allows them to be. You'll see- I'll show you. When the chips are down these, uh, civilized people? They'll eat each other”-Joker, The Dark Knight.
📅︎ Mar 16
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"The wise man is neither raised up by prosperity nor cast ...

"The wise man is neither raised up by prosperity nor cast down by adversity; for always he has striven to rely predominantly on himself, and to derive all joy from himself." —Seneca
📅︎ Mar 16
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"Look up at the sta...

"Look up at the stars, not down at your feet" - Stephen Hawking
📅︎ Mar 14
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"Keep your head up in fa...

"Keep your head up in failure, and your head down in success." --Jerry Seinfeld
📅︎ Mar 13
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"The child who is not embraced ...

"The child who is not embraced by the village will burn it down to feel its warmth" - African Proverb
📅︎ Dec 18
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"The lion and the calf shall l...

"The lion and the calf shall lie down together but the calf won't get much sleep." — Woody Allen
📅︎ Mar 18
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"How vain it is to sit down t...

"How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live." — Henry David Thoreau
📅︎ Mar 10
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“Never argue with an idiot. they w...

“Never argue with an idiot. they will bring you down to there level and beat you with experience. “ Mark Twain
📅︎ Jan 18
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"I like pigs. Dogs look up to us....

"I like pigs. Dogs look up to us. Cats look down on us. Pigs treat us as equals." — Sir Winston Churchill
📅︎ Dec 13
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"Trying to tear down the p...

"Trying to tear down the past prohibits you from building up your future." -Lil Wayne
📅︎ Mar 12
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Within each person’s heart is a dark basement. If you look away or stand...

Within each person’s heart is a dark basement. If you look away or stand by, that darkness thickens. You must summon your courage to go down and turn on the light. If you’re scared to go alone, you can hold someone’s hand.
📅︎ Feb 26
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Either write something worth...

Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing down. - Benjamin Franklin
📅︎ Feb 28
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“When we stormed the beach I saw my fe...

“When we stormed the beach I saw my fellow comrades getting mowed down, No I saw my brothers getting mowed down.”~Unknown
📅︎ Mar 10
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“A child who’s unloved by his ...

“A child who’s unloved by his village will burn it down just to feel the warmth” - African proverb
📅︎ Nov 12
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“I always tell my kids if you lay down, people will step over you. But if you k...

“I always tell my kids if you lay down, people will step over you. But if you keep scrambling, if you keep going, someone will always, always give you a hand. Always. But you gotta keep dancing, you gotta keep your feet moving.” - Morgan Freeman
📅︎ Feb 17
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“There is nothing deep down i...

“There is nothing deep down inside us except what we have put there ourselves.” — Richard Rorty
📅︎ Feb 29
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“Somewhere, far down, there was an itch in m...

“Somewhere, far down, there was an itch in my heart, but I made it a point not to scratch it. I was afraid of what might come leaking out.”
📅︎ Mar 06
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“As we storm these beaches us men think about what the celebration party’s will...

“As we storm these beaches us men think about what the celebration party’s will be like, And as we are gunned down right before the gunfire ends we think back on our lives and remember we’re fighting for a richer persons insecurities.” ~Unknown
📅︎ Mar 10
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Everybody is identical in their sec...

Everybody is identical in their secret unspoken belief that way deep down they are different from everyone else.
📅︎ Feb 22
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Sometimes I think that it is enough to say that if we don't sit down and sh...

Sometimes I think that it is enough to say that if we don't sit down and shut up once in a while we'll lose our minds even earlier than we had expected. Noise is an imposition on sanity, and we live in very noisy times. ...Joan Baez
📅︎ Feb 22
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The thing is, being lonely is like walking in the cold without a coat. It’s uncomfortable, b...

The thing is, being lonely is like walking in the cold without a coat. It’s uncomfortable, but eventually you go numb. Once you get used to not being lonely, though, the shock of going back is like having your down comforter yanked off at six o’clock on a Minnesota December morning.
📅︎ Nov 19
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"Ships don't sink because of the water around them; ships sink ...

"Ships don't sink because of the water around them; ships sink because of the water that gets in them. Don't let what's happening around you get inside you and weigh you down." — Leonardo Dicaprio
📅︎ Dec 24
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"One can survive everything, nowadays...

"One can survive everything, nowadays, except death, and live down everything except a good reputation." — Oscar Wilde
📅︎ Feb 20
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"People who work sitting dow...

"People who work sitting down get paid more than people who work standing up." — Ogden Nash
📅︎ Feb 17
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“If you have made mistakes, even serious mistakes, you may have...

“If you have made mistakes, even serious mistakes, you may have a fresh start any moment you choose, for this thing we call “failure” is not the falling down, but the staying down.” - Mary Pickford
📅︎ Feb 09
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“We build walls, not to kee...

“We build walls, not to keep people out, but to see who cares enough to break them down.”
📅︎ Jan 15
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"After being Turned Down by num...

"After being Turned Down by numerous Publishers, he had decided to write for Posterity." — George Ade
📅︎ Feb 27
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"There are two ways to have the tallest building in ...

"There are two ways to have the tallest building in town. One is to tear everyone else's building down, and the other is to build your building taller." -Jim Rohn
📅︎ Feb 10
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"Ships don't sink because of the water around them; ships s...

"Ships don't sink because of the water around them; ships sink because of the water that gets in them. Don't let what's happening around you get inside you and weigh you down." -Unknown
📅︎ Feb 14
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"You'll never have that kind of relationship in a world where y...

"You'll never have that kind of relationship in a world where you're always afraid to take the first step because all you see is every negative thing then miles down the road". -Good Will Hunting
📅︎ Feb 13
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“if you made a list of pe...

“if you made a list of people that you trusted Would you put your name down?” - NF
📅︎ Feb 19
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The dumbing down of America is most evident in the slow decay of substantive content in the m...

The dumbing down of America is most evident in the slow decay of substantive content in the media, the 10 second sound bites, lowest common denominator programming, credulous presentations on pseudoscience and superstition, but especially a kind of celebration of ignorance” ― Carl Sagan
📅︎ Oct 17
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"We shall soon be in a world in which a man may be howled down for saying that two and two...

"We shall soon be in a world in which a man may be howled down for saying that two and two make four, in which people will persecute the heresy of calling a triangle a three-sided figure, and hang a man for maddening a mob with the news that grass is green." - G.K. Chesterton
📅︎ Nov 20
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"It’s not whether you get...

"It’s not whether you get knocked down, it’s whether you get up." - Vince Lombardi
📅︎ Jan 31
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If you love wealth greater than liberty, the tranquility of servitude greater than the animati...

If you love wealth greater than liberty, the tranquility of servitude greater than the animating contest for freedom, go home and leave us in peace. We seek not your council, nor your arms. Crouch down and lick the hand that feeds you; and may posterity forget that ye were our country men.
📅︎ Feb 22
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Life is like riding a bike, sometimes you have wind ...

Life is like riding a bike, sometimes you have wind down and sometimes you have wind against, but you always continue on~ (I made this myself hoping i get noticed)
📅︎ Feb 11
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"Opinions are like nails....

"Opinions are like nails. Easy to hammer down, harder to pull out." - Arne Hirdman
📅︎ Jan 20
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“Since man first bent down to grab...

“Since man first bent down to grab a rock, he armed himself. The gun, thanks to it, we have certain freedoms.”
📅︎ Feb 11
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“When you sit down to a breakfast of ...

“When you sit down to a breakfast of bacon and eggs, the chicken is involved. The bacon is committed.” -Junior Johnson
📅︎ Feb 09
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"Have a good time. Life is too short to get bogged down and be disc...

"Have a good time. Life is too short to get bogged down and be discouraged. You have to keep moving. You have to keep going. Put one foot in front of the other, smile and just keep on rolling." — Kobe Bryant.
📅︎ Jan 30
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"How vain it is to sit down ...

"How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live" HENRY DAVID THOREAU
📅︎ Feb 10
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"Out beyond the ideas of wrong and right, there is a...

"Out beyond the ideas of wrong and right, there is a field; I'll meet you there. When the soul lies down in that grass, the world is too full to talk about." ~Rumi
📅︎ Feb 05
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“Heard about the guy who fell off a skyscraper? On his way down past each ...

“Heard about the guy who fell off a skyscraper? On his way down past each floor, he kept saying to reassure himself: So far so good... so far so good... so far so good. How you fall doesn't matter. It's how you land!” ― La Haine
📅︎ Feb 09
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And so those mindless beasts of the subconscious had access to a machine that ...

And so those mindless beasts of the subconscious had access to a machine that could never be shut down. The secret devil of every soul on the planet all set free at once to loot and maim.[forbidden planet]... Leslie Nielsen: Commander Adams
📅︎ Feb 09
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Dreams are like butterflies: beautiful, fragile things, so easily turned to dust i...

Dreams are like butterflies: beautiful, fragile things, so easily turned to dust if handled wrong. And do be careful of who handles them; for some people will kill them gently, pin them down for their own enjoyment, colourful and marvelous and dead. (Me)
📅︎ Feb 06
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People pretend they love celebs but what they really want is to see their idols torn down t...

People pretend they love celebs but what they really want is to see their idols torn down to their level. They want to see them suffer, to get their comeuppance for daring to be so much succesful than them. -Donovan D. Dawson, Chief Editor of The Augmented Eye, From Va-11 Hall-A.
📅︎ Jan 11
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So remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet...

So remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see and hold on to that childlike wonder about what makes the universe exist. ...Stephen Hawking
📅︎ Jan 04
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"When life gets you down, do you k...

"When life gets you down, do you know what you wanna know what you've gotta do ? Just keep swimming " - Dory
📅︎ Jan 27
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“Do not judge me by my successes, j...

“Do not judge me by my successes, judge me by how many times I fell down and got back up again.” - Nelson Mandela
📅︎ Jan 21
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You don't cry when someone pushes you down. You get up. You g...

You don't cry when someone pushes you down. You get up. You get up and you fight back. And pretty soon nobody's going to shove you anymore because they'll see it's not worth it ~Morgan Rhodes
📅︎ Jan 27
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“It’s Not Whether You Get...

“It’s Not Whether You Get Knocked Down, It’s Whether You Get Up.” – Vince Lombardi
📅︎ Jan 22
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“A dream written down with a date becomes a goal. A...

“A dream written down with a date becomes a goal. A goal broken down into steps becomes a plan. A plan backed by action makes your dreams come true.” ― Greg Reid
📅︎ Jan 08
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"Whoever is tryin...

"Whoever is trying to bring you down is already below you.”
📅︎ Dec 20
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“No one can hurry me down to Hades before my time, but if a...

“No one can hurry me down to Hades before my time, but if a man's hour is come, be he brave or be he coward, there is no escape for him when he has once been born.” - Homer, The Iliad
📅︎ Jan 08
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C.S. Lewis: "I believe that many who find that "nothing happens" when they sit down, or knee...

C.S. Lewis: "I believe that many who find that "nothing happens" when they sit down, or kneel down, to a book of devotion, would find that the heart sings unbidden while they are working their way through a tough bit of theology with a pipe in their teeth and a pencil in their hand."
📅︎ Jan 20
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"Fear of the foreigner is something we've got to get over if the world's going t...

"Fear of the foreigner is something we've got to get over if the world's going to become a liveable place. And religious people have to calm down a bit and understand that other people think differently. Tolerance is the answer.” - Billy Connolly
📅︎ Jan 28
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Give me six hours to chop d...

Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.
📅︎ Nov 11
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