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

Nearly all men can stand adversity,
but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
- Abraham Lincoln

Related topics: Values Honor Self

The greatest test of courage on earth
is to bear defeat without losing heart.
- Robert Ingersoll

The ultimate test of a man's conscience
may be his willingness to sacrifice something today
for future generations whose words of thanks will not be heard.
- Gaylord Nelson

Here is a test to find whether your mission on earth is finished:
If you're alive, it isn't.
- Richard Bach

 

The perception of beauty is a moral test.
- Henry David Thoreau

Experience is a hard teacher.
She gives the test first
and the lessons afterwards.
- Anonymous

Every formula of every religion has, in this age of reason,
to submit to the acid test of reason and universal assent.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi


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The test of all beliefs is their practical effect in life.
If it be true that optimism compels the world forward,
and pessimism retards it, then it is dangerous to
propagate a pessimistic philosophy.
- Helen Keller

If you want to test your memory, try to recall what
you were worrying about one year ago today.
- E. Joseph Cossman

The final test of a leader is that he leaves behind
him in other men the conviction and the will to carry on.
- Walter Lippmann

The difference between school and life?
In school, you're taught a lesson and then given a test.
In life, you're given a test that teaches you a lesson.
- Tom Bodett

Eternity:
I am drawn to the wild edge of the ocean of my being
My curiosity unbound, I test the limits
of the limitless and the boundaries of the timeless.
I walk the path - the way - the way of ways -
to the end which is not an end.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It is not the beauty of a building you should look at;
its the construction of the foundation that will stand the test of time.
- David Allan Coe

When does a belief bring out the best in you?
When does a belief hold you prisoner to yesterday
and limit your options for designing a great future?
Test your beliefs with as much objectivity
as you can bring to the subject.
Be willing to let go of those beliefs
that represent your parents' opinions,
or your communities opinions, rather than your own.
Those beliefs that withstand rigorous testing,
should become the foundation of your being -
your reason for living.
Take action on those beliefs.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Friendship is held to be the severest test of character.
It is easy, we think, to be loyal to a family and clan,
whose blood is in your own veins.
- Charles Alexander Eastman

The real test of friendship is: can you literally do
nothing with the other person? Can you enjoy those
moments of life that are utterly simple?
- Eugene Kennedy

Life is a journey. It is not a race to test
who can finish first or who can end up with the most loot.
Rather, life is best enjoyed as a meander -
watching the view to left and right - above and below -
as the days slowly move past in dress review.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Real love is never a selfish emotion.
If you want something from someone -
especially if that something is sex -
what you are feeling is not true love.
True love is about wanting happiness for the person you love -
and not about seeking happiness for yourself.
Fortunately, in most cases our own loving presence
is the greatest gift we can give to a person we love.
Nonetheless, the litmus test of love is knowing
we would choose never to see that person again
if we believed that distance would bring them greater happiness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability
to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time
and still retain the ability to function.
- F. Scott Fitzgerald

The test of our progress is not whether we add more
to the abundance of those who have much it is whether
we provide enough for those who have little.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

I passed a typing test and became a member of the staff of Rear Adm.
Newton.
- Jack Adams

For athletes, the Olympics are the ultimate test of their worth.
- Mary Lou Retton

When a test pilot comes off a flight,
there is typically another pilot who is going to take it up,
and he believes in the debriefing.
You don't keep something to yourself.
- Wally Schirra

I believe the first test of a truly great man is in his humility.
- John Ruskin

On a standard space shuttle crew, two of the astronauts
have a test pilot background -
the commander and the pilot.
- Sally Ride

Wise are they who have learned these truths:
Trouble is temporary.
Time is tonic.
Tribulation is a test tube.
- William Arthur Ward

The only actress they didn't test was Garbo.
Must have been her accent.
- Judy Holliday

The test of courage comes when we are in the minority.
The test of tolerance comes when we are in the majority.
- Ralph W. Sockman

The test of leadership is not to put greatness into humanity,
but to elicit it, for the greatness is already there.
- James Buchanan

Most people go through life dreading they'll have a traumatic experience.
Freaks were born with their trauma.
They've already passed their test in life.
They're aristocrats.
- Diane Arbus

Often the test of courage is not to die but to live.
- Vittorio Alfieri

I'm not saying we purposely introduced bugs or anything,
but this is kind of a natural result of any complexities of software...
that you can't fully test it.
- Will Wright

The test of good manners is to be patient with the bad ones.
- Solomon Ibn Gabirol

The test of civilization is its estimate of women.
- George William Curtis

A test of what is real is that it is hard and rough.
Joys are found in it, not pleasure.
What is pleasant belongs to dreams.
- Simone Weil

Preoccupation with money is the great test of small natures,
but only a small test of great ones.
- Nicolas de Chamfort

The test of a real comedian is whether you laugh at
him before he opens his mouth.
- George Jean Nathan

Substance abuse is a disease which doesn't go away overnight.
I'm working hard to overcome it.
I did fail my recent drug test.
I'm prepared to face the consequences.
- Lindsay Lohan

Having the opportunity to fly the first flight of something
like a space shuttle was the ultimate test flight.
- Robert Crippen

We developed simple test tools to optimize imaging parameters.
No company was interested in our idea.
- John Cameron

No one I know of has ever had this experience-where
you had to sit and wait and wait for a DNA test to
come back just so you can write the last page of the book.
- Joseph Wambaugh

The only relevant test of the validity of a hypothesis
is comparison of prediction with experience.
- Milton Friedman

Test yourself on mankind.
It is something that makes the doubter doubt,
the believer believe.
- Franz Kafka

Morality is a test of our conformity rather than our integrity.
- Jane Rule

The practical effect of a belief is the real test of its soundness.
- James Anthony Froude

From the test situations which were used to reveal fears,
it was found that Peter showed even more marked fear
responses to the rabbit than to the rat.
- Mary C. Jones

A museum show is the acid test for photojournalism.
- Richard Lacayo

I told the truth, and I did it on national TV in a lie-detector test.
- Paula Jones

The ultimate test of a finished account executive is
his ability to write a sound marketing plan.
- Morris Hite

In other words, the better they did on the IQ test,
the worse they did on the practical test and the better
they did on the practical tests,
the worse they did on the IQ test.
- Robert Sternberg

And the test for any actor is whether you stay at the table or go away.
- Frank Langella

The right way is not always the popular and easy way.
Standing for right when it is unpopular is a true test of moral character.
- Margaret Chase Smith

I had to know if I could make it somewhere else.
I did not want to go through the rest of my life wondering
what might have been without putting myself to the test.
- Kenny Dalglish

The most certain test by which we judge whether a country
is really free is the amount of security enjoyed by minorities.
- John Acton

You can't have virtue without sin.
What I'm after is having my characters' virtues defined
by how they operate in a very sinful environment.
That's how you test people.
- Frank Miller

The family is the test of freedom; because the family
is the only thing that the free man makes for himself and by himself.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

It is evidently necessary to generate and test candidates
for solutions in some systematic manner.
- Niklaus Wirth

It is the test of a novel writer's art that he conceal his snake-in-the-grass;
but the reader may be sure that it is always there.
- Anthony Trollope

I get extra time to take the test because of my ADD.
Everybody's brains works differently and I just need
longer for things to register.
- Mary-Kate Olsen

If I test the car for a year I can be quite competitive the next season.
- Valentino Rossi

What if Shakespeare had had a test audience for Romeo and Juliet or Hamlet?
- Brendan Fraser

We are constantly being put to the test by trying circumstances
and difficult people and problems not necessarily of our own making.
- Terry Brooks

The work that we do during the winter is very important;
we have a new bike and it's important to develop it during this time,
and we start with this test.
- Valentino Rossi

The first two missions have some test objectives,
some new capabilities that we're going to try to develop
on orbit to possibly be used on later flights.
- Mark Kelly

It takes a fool to test how deep the water is with both feet.
- J. Wallace Day

The sound principle of a topsy-turvy lifestyle in the
framework of an upside-down world order has stood every test.
- Karl Kraus

A pretty good test of a man's religion is how it affects his pocketbook.
- Francis J. Grimke

The final test for a novel will be our affection for it,
as it is the test of our friends, and of anything else which we cannot define.
- E. M. Forster

You teach a child to read, and he or her will be able to pass a literacy test.
- George W. Bush

It was very unusual, because normally the producer
requests the test to determine whether they want to hire someone or not.
Olivia was concerned about playing a seventeen year old.
- Randal Kleiser

The most important word in the vocabulary of advertising is TEST.
If you pretest your product with consumers,
and pretest your advertising, you will do well in the marketplace.
- David Ogilvy


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