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Preparing Quote of the Day

Welcome to these Preparing Quotes of the Day from my large collection of positive, romantic, and funny quotes.

Ordinary people seem not to realize
that those who really apply themselves
in the right way to philosophy
are directly and of their own accord
preparing themselves for dying and death.
- Socrates

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Failure to prepare is preparing to fail.
- John Wooden

Let us honor all children,
and put ourselves into service
preparing a magnificent
earthly home for future generations.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Time rushes towards us with its hospital tray of infinitely varied narcotics,
even while it is preparing us for its inevitably fatal operation.
- Tennessee Williams

 

Poor, dear, silly Spring, preparing her annual surprise!
- Wallace Stevens

I'm just preparing my impromptu remarks.
- Winston Churchill

It is an unfortunate fact that we can secure peace
only by preparing for war.
- John F. Kennedy


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Preparing our city to achieve its destiny will require strong leadership.
- Thomas Menino

I have an idea that the phrase 'weaker sex' was coined
by some woman to disarm the man she was preparing to overwhelm.
- Ogden Nash

Canada is preparing to play a major role in the continued
stability and security of Afghanistan through ISAF.
- Paul Cellucci

To be a consistent winner means preparing not just one day,
one month or even one year - but for a lifetime.
- Bill Rodgers

I concentrate on preparing to swim my race and let
the other swimmers think about me,
not me about them.
- Amanda Beard

When preparing to climb a mountain -
pack a light heart.
- Dan May

And the Institute sent me a little film footage of
Kinsey himself preparing to do an interview for television to talk about his work,
so that was quite valuable for me.
- Liam Neeson

But I don't bet the farm on any of those possibilities,
either.
I'm also preparing, intelligently, to walk away from this,
and walk away from it happy to have had the experience.
- Michael Shanks

It is important to experiment and endlessly seek after
creating the best possible flavors when preparing foods.
That means not being afraid to experiment with various ingredients.
- Rocco DiSpirito

I used to hurt so badly that I'd ask God why,
what have I done to deserve any of this? I feel now
He was preparing me for this,
for the future.
That's the way I see it.
- Eden Phillpotts

Instead of being on teams at school,
I was preparing for auditions.
- Shawn Ashmore

The devil will let a preacher prepare a sermon if it
will keep him from preparing himself.
- Vance Havner

Instead of joyfully looking forward to my birth,
my mother began systematically preparing for her own death.
She was fatalistic.
- Lorna Luft

Preparing food is not just about yourself and others.
It is about everything!
- Shunryu Suzuki

A whole generation of Americans will retire in poverty instead of prosperity,
because they simply are not preparing for retirement now.
- Scott Cook

Our modern states are preparing for war without even
knowing the future enemy.
- Alfred Adler

I spent the first twenty years of my writing career
preparing for the mystery genre,
which is my favorite literary form.
- Sue Grafton

Peace for us means the destruction of Israel.
We are preparing for an all-out war,
a war which will last for generations.
- Yasser Arafat

We've had some fairly intensive discussions leading
up to these meetings between NATO and Russia,
preparing for them, and it's going to be a very important six months for NATO.
- Warren Christopher

Preparing for a future in music is an expensive proposition.
- Itzhak Perlman

It's silly to work hard the whole week and then spoil
it by not preparing properly before the game.
- Arsene Wenger

You say a new era in art is preparing;
you sensed it coming; continue your studies without weakening.
God will do the rest.
- Paul Cezanne

I liked the ceremony, the ritual of preparing cocaine,
as much as doing it.
I did it for a year, loved it, then stopped.
Now I feel the same way about cooking.
- Kiefer Sutherland

Fifty years after half a million gypsies were exterminated
in the Second World War -
thousands of them in Auschwitz -
we're again preparing the mass killing of this minority.
- Antonio Tabucchi

When I was preparing for the film for tree weeks,
with David Cronenberg, I had a lady friend come over.
- John Lone

Right now I am preparing for another art exhibit in November in Palm Desert.
- Dwayne Hickman

We are now preparing for the reform of the yuan's exchange rate system.
For such reforms to take place, we need good economic conditions...
and we need to do it under tight control.
- Wu Yi

In preparing for battle I have always found that
plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

All great work is preparing yourself for the accident to happen.
- Sidney Lumet

As a part of preparing those lawsuits,
learning about those lawsuits, I learned about the
various nuclear issues in parts of the nuclear production
process I guess you'd say.
- Tom Udall

If you are truly serious abut preparing your child for the future,
don't teach him to subtract teach him to deduct.
- Fran Lebowitz

I'm preparing for a multimedia theater piece,
Airport Music, that's coming up in New York City.
- Jessica Hagedorn

I am not preparing myself or my family for anything but life.
- Michael Zaslow

With science fiction I think we are preparing ourselves for contact with them,
whoever they may be.
- Dwight Schultz

I didn't know how to go about preparing for the part
of someone who can't remember who he is.
The frustration angle is written in,
but there's also this incredible passive state.
- Tom Berenger

I do beseech you to direct your efforts more to preparing
youth for the path and less to preparing the path for the youth.
- Ben Lindsey

I don't want to bother them and ruin the party they
are preparing so carefully at La Scala.
- Riccardo Muti

Thousands of mercenaries, who have trained in camps
on the territory of Chechnya as well as come in from abroad,
are actually preparing to impose extremist ideas on the whole world.
- Boris Yeltsin

I speak on due consideration because Britain,
France, and Mexico, have abolished slavery,
and all other European states are preparing to abolish
it as speedily as they can.
- William H. Seward

When I was doing half-hour shows, I loved it and was
preparing myself for the hour shows.
Then when I did the hour shows, I was preparing myself
for the specials and features.
- Richard Donner

We are taking the steps necessary to be ready to send
whatever assistance is requested of us,
and we are preparing to receive citizens who seek refuge in our state.
- Jennifer Granholm

When preparing for a concert, I do lots of training.
I work with a choreographer to create great moves and
then I have to keep my voice strong with lessons.
- Miley Cyrus

I got my dailies every day, although I couldn't always
look at them because I was usually preparing for the next day's shoot,
both as an actress and as the director.
- Debbie Allen

Well physically preparing for the role,
definitely and then continuing to stay physically fit throughout filming,
getting up, 4.00 4.30 in the morning.
- Brandon Routh

Uncle Junior is a criminal, which makes him a villain,
so it makes people want to watch him.
My whole life as an actor has been preparing for something like this.
- Dominic Chianese

I just happen to like the work.
I like preparing for a role.
I like reading.
I like analyzing.
I like literature.
I like emotions.
I like working with other actors.
- Elle Macpherson

I am recording my first CD in Spanish and preparing
myself for the next stage of my career.
- Alicia Machado

When they are preparing for war, those who rule by
force speak most copiously about peace until they have
completed the mobilization process.
- Stefan Zweig

Of your own indefatigable labor from early dawn and
of your explicit instructions,
that the batteries should reserve their ammunition,
until the grand charge should commence,
for which the enemy were undoubtedly preparing.
- John Bigelow

Some months ago, while I was preparing a new work,
I told a young cinema executive my intention of including
in a soundtrack two themes from Bach.
But when he asked me which has been the last hit from that Bach?,
then I knew that I had no longer place in cinema.
- Maurice Jarre

My understanding is that what was provided was general
order of battle information,
not operational intelligence.
I certainly have no knowledge of US participation in
preparing battle and strike packages and doubt strongly that that occurred.
- Frank Carlucci

Preparing to fight wild fires is only part of the solution,
we must be more pro-active and prevent the fires before they start,
or reduce their intensity by removing forest waste and fuel build up.
- Rick Renzi

There are so many scenarios here.
We tried to prepare for the worst summer in 40 years
and build assumptions based on that.
We're preparing for the worst, but we're hoping for the best.
And I've told people the end is in sight.
- Gray Davis

Rations were scarcely issued, and the men about preparing supper,
when rumors that the enemy had been encountered that
day near Gettysburg absorbed every other interest,
and very soon orders came to march forthwith to Gettysburg.
- Joshua Chamberlain

More time on paperwork means less time spent with students
or preparing lessons for students.
It is as simple as that.
The numerous reforms in the bill will go a long way
to free our time of special educators.
- Christopher Bond

But I warn my colleagues that we will fail in our efforts
to protect the homeland if we do not take additional
steps to avoid a trade-off between protecting ourselves
against terrorists attacks and preparing for and responding to natural disasters.
- David E. Price

Last summer when we were preparing for the movie,
I actually kind of wanted to stay fairly uninformed about it.
As we went through the process that we do in the movie,
I wanted to be a little wide-eyed.
- Thomas Haden Church

Some think that by preparing to deal with crises you make them more likely.
I think the wiser judgment is the contrary.
In this area at least, if you want peace or stability,
it's better to prepare for war or instability.
- Timothy Geithner

That's what I like about acting.
When you're preparing for a role, you do your research,
and the bonus is you get to learn these skills.
Now, it's on to whatever the next thing is I have to learn.
- Parminder Nagra

I was preparing myself for the theater,
and...
I got a little job here and a job there,
but it wasn't going well, and I considered some time
before the mid-60s that maybe I should consider something else.
- James Earl Jones

I'm used to a very busy schedule.
Right now it revolves around training and preparing
for Nationals in January.
I'm usually at the rink from 9 a.m.
- 1 p.m.
and then I attend public school for two hours,
three times per week.
- Sasha Cohen

I've gotten very good at scheduling my life,
scheduling the scene and preparing myself for knowing,
saving the energy, consuming the energy,
knowing when to go for it and having the available
reserves to be able to do that.
You have to think about that, because it's endurance.
- Tom Cruise

Since then, I have worked with the group that commissioned
and improved the ring and that is now preparing the
construction of a second ring to increase the p stacking
rate by an order of magnitude.
- Simon van der Meer

A man who is eating or lying with his wife or preparing
to go to sleep in humility,
thankfulness and temperance, is, by Christian standards,
in an infinitely higher state than one who is listening
to Bach or reading Plato in a state of pride.
- C. S. Lewis


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