Steady Quotes

Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind...

Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose - a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye. ...Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
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โ€œI heard what you said. Iโ€™m not the silly romantic you think. I donโ€™t want the heavens or the sh...

โ€œI heard what you said. Iโ€™m not the silly romantic you think. I donโ€™t want the heavens or the shooting stars. I donโ€™t want gemstones or gold. I have those things already. I wantโ€ฆa steady hand. A kind soul. I want to fall asleep, and wake, knowing my heart is safe. I want to love, and be loved.โ€
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โ€œSometimes, to do the right thing, we h...

โ€œSometimes, to do the right thing, we have to be steady and give up the thing we want the most.. even our dreams.โ€ - Aunt May
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Maybe love is like rain. Sometimes gentle, sometimes torrential, flo...

Maybe love is like rain. Sometimes gentle, sometimes torrential, flooding, eroding, joyful, steady, filling the earth, collecting in underground springs. When it rains, when we love, life grows. โ€” Carol Gilligan
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Every fool knows that a moment will come when he will grasp for on...

Every fool knows that a moment will come when he will grasp for one more breath, one more swell, one more rise, but it won't come. He knows this, yet you choose to ignore your steady breathing. John Stewart
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โ€œThe rest of those who have go...

โ€œThe rest of those who have gone before us can not steady the unrest of those to followโ€- unknown
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"Patriotism is not a short and frenzied outburst of e...

"Patriotism is not a short and frenzied outburst of emotion but the tranquil and steady dedication of a lifetime." - Adlai E. Stevenson, US-presidential candidate 1952
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"If history's taught me anything, it's that good in...

"If history's taught me anything, it's that good intentions don't come to anything unless there's a steady hand to guide them." - Phil Coulson, Agents of SHIELD
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Drinking steadies my ...

Drinking steadies my nerves, last night I was so steady I couldn't move
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"As an empty ship without ballast is tossed and tumbled on the sea with t...

"As an empty ship without ballast is tossed and tumbled on the sea with the least blast of wind, even so is it with a light wandering mind, not kept steady and poised with the ballast of reason." โ€” Justus Lipsius, On Constancy
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"Nothing contributes so much to ...

"Nothing contributes so much to tranquillize the mind as a steady purpose." -Mary Shelley, FRANKENSTEIN.
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"Got a steady job moving items for the mob. Know the pay's...

"Got a steady job moving items for the mob. Know the pay's pathetic, it's a shame those boys couldn't be more copasetic." - Grateful Dead, West L.A. Fadeaway-xpost from r/musicwisdom
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โ€œGreat is the power...

โ€œGreat is the power of steady misrepresentationโ€ โ€• Charles Darwin
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"From of old the things that have acquired unity are these: Heaven by unity has becom...

"From of old the things that have acquired unity are these: Heaven by unity has become clear; Earth by unity has become steady; The Spirit by unity has become spiritual; The Valley by unity has become full; All things by unity have come into existence." [Lao-Tzu]
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"...and I feel my heart glow with an enthusiasm which elevates me to heaven; for n...

"...and I feel my heart glow with an enthusiasm which elevates me to heaven; for nothing contributes so much to tranquillise the mind as a steady purpose---a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye." ~Percy Shelley: "Frankenstein" (Preface)
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"All said and done, the young male, anywhere in the world, is a rather ugl...

"All said and done, the young male, anywhere in the world, is a rather ugly and pointless evolutionary experience. I'm honestly very relieved to find myself out of it and in the midst of middle-age and steady decrepitude." - Naman
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"Slow and steady may not always ...

"Slow and steady may not always win the race, but at least it doesn't end up splattered on the walls."
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"Nothing contributes so muc...

"Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose" - Mary Shelley
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"Great is the power of steady misrepresentation...

"Great is the power of steady misrepresentation; but the history of science shows that fortunately this power does not long endure." -Charles Darwin
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An American Tail: Fievel Goes West Wylie Burp: Just remember, Fievel - one man's sunset is anothe...

An American Tail: Fievel Goes West Wylie Burp: Just remember, Fievel - one man's sunset is another man's dawn. I don't know what's out there beyond those hills. But if you ride yonder... head up, eyes steady, heart open... I think one day you'll find that you're the hero you've been looking for.
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