Turns Quotes

"When the politicians complain that TV turns the proceedings into a circus, ...

"When the politicians complain that TV turns the proceedings into a circus, it should be made clear that the circus was already there, and that TV has merely demonstrated that not all the performers are well trained." β€” Edward R. Murrow
πŸ“…οΈŽ Mar 09
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Plato says that the unexamined life is not w...

Plato says that the unexamined life is not worth living. But what if the examined life turns out to be a clunker as well? ...Kurt Vonnegut
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 26
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"If it turns out that there is a God, I don't think ...

"If it turns out that there is a God, I don't think that he's evil. But the worst that you can say about him is that basically he's an underachiever." β€” Woody Allen
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 03
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β€œI find television very educational. Eve...

β€œI find television very educational. Every time someone turns it on, I go in the other room and read a book." ... Groucho Marx
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 07
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"The world turns aside to ...

"The world turns aside to let any man pass who knows where he is going. " -Epictetus
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 27
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"When you treat people like they ...

"When you treat people like they treat you, then it turns out that most of they will be resentful on you"
πŸ“…οΈŽ Feb 04
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β€œThe worldly hope men set their hearts upon turns ashes --...

β€œThe worldly hope men set their hearts upon turns ashes -- or it prospers; and anon, Like snow upon the desert's dusty face lighting a little hour or two -- is gone.” - Omar Khayyam
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 29
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I told the doctor I was overtired, anxiety-ridden, co...

I told the doctor I was overtired, anxiety-ridden, compulsively active, constantly depressed, with recurring fits of paranoia. Turns out I'm normal. ...Jules Feiffer
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 21
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Everything comes in circles. 🎑 The old wheel t...

Everything comes in circles. 🎑 The old wheel turns, and the same spoke comes up. It's all been done before, and will be again. ...Arthur Conan Doyle
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 31
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When I was a kid, my father would sit by my bed every night before I went to sleep. He'd say to m...

When I was a kid, my father would sit by my bed every night before I went to sleep. He'd say to me, "Percy, if you don't wake up tomorrow, if it turns out that today is your last day on earth. Will you be proud of what you've done in this life? Because if you ain't, you better start getting square"
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 18
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"A failure is just success in a process" - Alb...

"A failure is just success in a process" - Albert Einstein "A failure is just a success before it turns out to be a success" (slightly rephrased)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 22
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"A man with a conviction is a hard man to change. Tell him you disagr...

"A man with a conviction is a hard man to change. Tell him you disagree and he turns away. Show him facts or figures and he questions your sources. Appeal to logic and he fails to see your point." β€” Leon Festinger
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 06
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"The vicious circle turns and burns without you....

"The vicious circle turns and burns without you. I believe it's time to reel and feel". - Bruce Springsteen Patti Smith and Bono, " Because the Night".
πŸ“…οΈŽ Jan 02
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"Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and mo...

"Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos to order, confusion to clarity. It can turn a meal into a feast, a house into a home, a stranger into a friend." --Melody Beattie
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 23
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A woman's life is nine parts mess to one part m...

A woman's life is nine parts mess to one part magic, and the parts that look like magic often turns out to be the messiest of all ~Cersei Lannister
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 20
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I've known him a long time, most of it unpleasant. Still, something happen...

I've known him a long time, most of it unpleasant. Still, something happens when you've known someone that long. When after all of life's twists and turns, you look over and there they are, still in it with you -Raymond Redington
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 16
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"Do not believe that you alone can be right. The man who thinks that, the man wh...

"Do not believe that you alone can be right. The man who thinks that, the man who maintains that only he has the power to reason correctly, the gift to speak, the soulβ€” a man like that, when you know him, turns out empty." -- Sophocles (Antigone)
πŸ“…οΈŽ Dec 07
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"You can safely assume that you've created G...

"You can safely assume that you've created God in your own image when it turns out that God hates all the same people you do." --Anne Lamott
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 15
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"The great enemy of clear language is insincerity. When there is a gap betwee...

"The great enemy of clear language is insincerity. When there is a gap between one's real and one's declared aims, one turns as it were instinctively to long words and exhausted idioms, like a cuttlefish spurting out ink." β€” George Orwell
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 16
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β€œBiology gives you a brain...

β€œBiology gives you a brain. Life turns it into a mind.” ―Jeffrey Eugenides, Middlesex
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 26
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"Imaginary mountains build themselves from our efforts to c...

"Imaginary mountains build themselves from our efforts to climb them, and it’s our repeated attempts to reach the summit that turns those mountains into something real." - Bennet Foddy
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 16
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"When the politicians complain that TV turns the proceedings into a circus, ...

"When the politicians complain that TV turns the proceedings into a circus, it should be made clear that the circus was already there, and that TV has merely demonstrated that not all the performers are well trained." β€” Edward R. Murrow
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 14
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β€œThe very cave you are afraid to ent...

β€œThe very cave you are afraid to enter turns out to be the very source of what you are looking for” Joseph Campbell
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 13
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β€œTraveling it leaves you s...

β€œTraveling it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller.” β€”Ibn battuta
πŸ“…οΈŽ Oct 05
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"I wanted to make everyone ...

"I wanted to make everyone happy, turns out there are some happy being sad" ~Fawad Khan
πŸ“…οΈŽ Aug 25
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