In this post, you will find great Once Quotes from famous people, such as Michelle Obama, Wendell Mayes, Daniel Kahneman, Ravi Shastri, Luvvie Ajayi. You can learn and implement many lessons from these quotes.
You may not always have a comfortable life and you will not always be able to solve all of the world’s problems at once but don’t ever underestimate the importance you can have because history has shown us that courage can be contagious and hope can take on a life of its own.
Courage is willingness to take the risk once you know the odds. Optimistic overconfidence means you are taking the risk because you don’t know the odds. It’s a big difference.
You see opportunity… Opportunity is like a window: every once in a while, it opens, if you’re ready for that opportunity. So be prepared, work hard, and follow your dreams.
Corruption is like a ball of snow, once it’s set a rolling it must increase.
Wood carving is such an amazing skill and very underrated; once you cut it, it’s hard to go back.
Once you put everything in the right perspective, even bad times can be an opportunity to refresh your appetite, your desire.
Most of us believe, or should believe, that every child can learn, given the opportunity, but try substitute teaching just once and you will see firsthand the socioeconomic issues that distract our kids from taking advantage of that opportunity.
In a lot of ways, success is much harder than I thought it would be. I figured that you’d get here and then everything would be happily ever after. But, it’s hard work, almost harder once you’re successful because you’ve got to maintain it.
You are only young once, and if you work it right, once is enough.
Once you attempt legislation upon religious grounds, you open the way for every kind of intolerance and religious persecution.
Once your mind and body is healthy, it creates a freedom that helps you enjoy life.
You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.
It is well for people who think to change their minds occasionally in order to keep them clean. For those who do not think, it is best at least to rearrange their prejudices once in a while.
You need to make a commitment, and once you make it, then life will give you some answers.
Children should have enough freedom to be themselves – once they’ve learned the rules.
There is this tremendous amount of arrogance and hubris, where somebody can look at something for five minutes and dismiss it. Whether you talk about gaming or 20th century classical music, you can’t do it in five minutes. You can’t listen to ‘The Rite of Spring‘ once and understand what Stravinsky was all about.
Once we start to act, hope is everywhere. So instead of looking for hope, look for action. Then, and only then, hope will come.
The person attempting to travel two roads at once will get nowhere.
We die only once, and for such a long time.
I bought a 1200-year-old Viking bracelet once.
Let me clear it once and for all: I was never offered ‘Befikre.’ But had I been offered, I wouldn’t have done it.
Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame on me.
You only live once – but if you work it right, once is enough.
For all my friends in the media who like quotes, mark this quote down. From this day on I’d like to be known as ‘The Big Aristotle’ because Aristotle once said, ‘Excellence is not a singular act; it’s a habit. You are what you repeatedly do.’
Once I get on a puzzle, I can’t get off.
Meat, to me, it’s slightly boring. Hold on, I love meat too, but only once in a while. You get a piece of meat, and you put it in your mouth, you chew, the first five seconds, all the juices flow around your mouth, they’re gone, and then you are 20 more seconds chewing something that is tasteless at this point.
Night comes to the desert all at once, as if someone turned off the light.
It was once said that the moral test of government is how that government treats those who are in the dawn of life, the children; those who are in the twilight of life, the elderly; and those who are in the shadows of life, the sick, the needy and the handicapped.
A philosopher once said, ‘Half of good philosophy is good grammar.’
To bring up a child in the way he should go, travel that way yourself once in a while.
My Barbies were usually naked. Once, I took their heads off, cut their hair, drew on their short, spiky hair with some markers, then stuck the heads on Christmas lights. Every year, we’d string our tree with those Barbie heads. It looked demonic. My parents were so cool – they saw it as a form of self-expression.
It is a dire need for our young scientists to be proficient in running and using their lab equipment rather than depending on their assistants or workers. Once they learn how to use every lab equipment, their scientific career is likely to progress smoothly.
Someone once told me… ‘Anh believe in your dreams!’ I always have and always will, and I think that if you follow your dreams in life, you really can live an amazing life.
A lot of people resist transition and therefore never allow themselves to enjoy who they are. Embrace the change, no matter what it is; once you do, you can learn about the new world you’re in and take advantage of it.
Doing Shakespeare once is not fair to the play. I have been in Shakespeare plays when it’s not until the last two or three performances when I even understand certain things. In the old days star actors would travel the world doing the same parts over and over again.
All animals communicate. What’s special about gossip is that it’s not about the here and now. You don’t gossip about lions. You don’t gossip about clouds. You only gossip about other people. And once you do, you can keep track of many more people – this is the basis for forming larger communities.
If there existed no external means for dimming their consciences, one-half of the men would at once shoot themselves, because to live contrary to one’s reason is a most intolerable state, and all men of our time are in such a state.
The valiant never taste of death but once.
Everybody should be able to enjoy their life, because you only live once. So I just want to get it all out there and be the best role model that I can be, if people want to put me in that kind of predicament. I mean, I didn’t ask to be a role model, because I’m not perfect.
Everything that happens once can never happen again. But everything that happens twice will surely happen a third time.
In an expanding universe, time is on the side of the outcast. Those who once inhabited the suburbs of human contempt find that without changing their address they eventually live in the metropolis.
The basis for all human relationships and where we derive our greatest strength and power, trust is single-handedly the most powerful source of positive energy and, once in place, unlocks a freedom and peace to explore.
I heckled somebody at the U.S. Open once. And you know, tennis, it’s not a good place for that.
Taste every fruit of every tree in the garden at least once. It is an insult to creation not to experience it fully. Temperance is wickedness.
I think everyone should experience defeat at least once during their career. You learn a lot from it.
NATO was constructed on the – with the reason, whether one believes it or not, that it was going to defend Western Europe from Russian assault. Once the Berlin Wall fell and the Soviet Union was beginning to collapse, that reason was gone. So, first question: why does NATO exist?
Nothing revives the past so completely as a smell that was once associated with it.
I went to a motivational training course once, a course of self-discovery, and I found out after a week that my fear – it was not a fear of not being accepted – was a very violent fear of failure.
I hope that basketball gains momentum and kids understand that you can actually make a living from it. Not just the N.B.A. You can get a scholarship, a free degree – like, no student loan you have to pay off. That’s huge in life. Once they realize that in New Zealand, I hope they get inspired.
The first question which you will ask and which I must try to answer is this; What is the use of climbing Mount Everest? and my answer must at once be, it is no use. There is not the slightest prospect of any gain whatsoever.
Facebook is quite entrenched and has a network effect. It’s hard to break into a network once it’s formed.
We all need to make time for a burger once in a while.
Once you eliminate the impossible, whatever remains, no matter how improbable, must be the truth.
If I said it once, I’ll say it again: ‘We have the power to change everything.’
The beauty of art is that it allows you to slow down, and for a moment, things that once seemed unfamiliar become precious to you.
If once you forfeit the confidence of your fellow-citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem.
Even with all our technology and the inventions that make modern life so much easier than it once was, it takes just one big natural disaster to wipe all that away and remind us that, here on Earth, we’re still at the mercy of nature.
Life’s a balancing act. You have multiple roles and goals, and you can do it all – just not all at once.
Humanity should question itself, once more, about the absurd and always unfair phenomenon of war, on whose stage of death and pain only remain standing the negotiating table that could and should have prevented it.
Once you become predictable, no one’s interested anymore.
Once the object has been constructed, I have a tendency to discover in it, transformed and displaced, images, impressions, facts which have deeply moved me.
Great things happen only once.
Once you got a solar panel on a roof, energy is free. Once we convert our entire electricity grid to green and renewable energy, cost of living goes down.
People try to change too much at once and it becomes overwhelming, and they end up falling off the program. So gradually changing bad habits makes much more of a difference than trying to change them all at once.
Anybody can direct a picture once they know the fundamentals. Directing is not a mystery, it’s not an art. The main thing about directing is: photograph the people’s eyes.
Mentally, I have to get my body and mind in the right place before I start the routine, but once into the zone, it’s like I turn on a switch. I envision myself doing the same thing for the Olympic Games.
Nothing happens by itself… it all will come your way, once you understand that you have to make it come your way, by your own exertions.
Literature is at once the cause and the effect of social progress.
Once you create a loyal customer base, it’s tough for a competitor to take that away.
God is my witness that up to now, my only aspiration in life is to be a useful element within the army! I have for long been convinced that, to safeguard the country and give happiness to the people, it is necessary first of all to prove once more to the world that our army is still the old Turkish army.
I like to say, ‘Once a dancer, always a dancer.’ In everything – the way you walk, the way you move, the way you talk, the way you sit – everything is just, you’ve been trained a certain way your whole life, so it’s a bit muscle memory.
It is often useful, if an enemy happens to see you, to pretend that you have not seen him. Or it may sometimes be useful to pretend that you have other men with you. I did this once in the Boer War when, having crept up a donga to look at a Boer fort, I was seen by the enemy, and they came out to capture me.
Once we know our weaknesses they cease to do us any harm.
Once you’re a mom, always a mom. It’s like riding a bike, you never forget.
My grandmother was a Jewish juggler: she used to worry about six things at once.
Once we believe in ourselves, we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight, or any experience that reveals the human spirit.
I had a house burn down once, and everything in life burned, except my family, and it was so liberating. I didn’t have a bad moment about it. It sort of reinvigorated my interest in a lot of things.
Once, during Prohibition, I was forced to live for days on nothing but food and water.
Once I make up my mind, I’m full of indecision.
Every once in a while, a new technology, an old problem, and a big idea turn into an innovation.
He who waits to do a great deal of good at once will never do anything.
I can’t die but once.
Do not fear to be eccentric in opinion, for every opinion now accepted was once eccentric.
The only reason for time is so that everything doesn’t happen at once.
I think one of the interesting things about poker is that once you let your ego in, you’re done for.
That is the way it is in football: once a scorer, always a scorer.
Consumerism is at once the engine of America and simultaneously one of the most revealing indicators of our collective shallowness.
My father said, ’10 minus one is zero.’ It means that even if you do good things 10 times, it is no use when you do some bad thing once. But it doesn’t mean that I think I have positive image, so I always need to be careful about what I’m doing. I don’t want to frame myself.
It is always the same: once you are liberated, you are forced to ask who you are.
Once you figure out what your passion is, surround yourself with like-minded people who can help you grow.
Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year – and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade!
What I love about America is not necessarily the American Dream but the fact that there’s so much spirit of fighting to continue to dream once the dreams are broken.
Don’t let people make you afraid of taking chances in life. And if you fail, it’s no big deal. Get back up and fight through it and be successful again. If you did it once, you can do it again.
I used to be a conscious person in terms of dressing, and I wasn’t comfortable with my body, so I wouldn’t dress in a certain way. Now I am comfortable, and nothing bothers me. Once you are comfortable, everything starts looking good.
Once every lunar eclipse, you should be able to see me smile!
I told somebody once, ‘You don’t want the Herschel that plays football… babysitting your child. When I am competing, I am a totally different person.’
Be real with yourself in whatever area of your life and your game that you need improvement on. Once you figure that out, you just have to go out and work on it. For me, it’s footwork. I constantly work on it, and it’s a never-ending process.
Photography can only represent the present. Once photographed, the subject becomes part of the past.
You can have peace. Or you can have freedom. Don’t ever count on having both at once.
My fellow Americans, we are and always will be a nation of immigrants. We were strangers once, too.
Few people think more than two or three times a year; I have made an international reputation for myself by thinking once or twice a week.
The Flower that once has blown forever dies.
I’m not a fast thinker, but once I am interested in something, I am doing it for many years.
I have a wonderful psychiatrist that I see maybe once a year, because I don’t need it. It all comes out onstage.
We have a normal. As you move outside of your comfort zone, what was once the unknown and frightening becomes your new normal.
Once they ban rifles, they’re gone forever.
In Russia we only had two TV channels. Channel One was propaganda. Channel Two consisted of a KGB officer telling you: Turn back at once to Channel One.
The Horny Toad in Cave Creek has great food. When I’m in Arizona, I have at least one meal there. I have a daughter who lives out there, and Dee Dee Wood, who was the choreographer on ‘Mary Poppins,’ lives out there. I still get out there once in a while, but not in the summer.
Once you get to a certain age, if you have resentment towards people, it only affects you.
You don’t have to live up to anyone else’s standards, you don’t have to look like anyone else, you don’t have to compare yourself to anyone else. You being you is enough, and you putting your positivity and good vibes out into the world, once you get to that point absolutely everything will fall into place.
There’s a lot of stress… but once you get in the car, all that goes out the window.
Bath twice a day to be really clean, once a day to be passably clean, once a week to avoid being a public menace.
Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you’ll start having positive results.
One day I looked at something in myself that I had been avoiding because it was too painful. Yet once I did, I had an unexpected surprise. Rather than self-hatred, I was flooded with compassion for myself because I realized the pain necessary to develop that coping mechanism to begin with.
No one ever gets far unless he accomplishes the impossible at least once a day.
Never cosign a loan. Once you have cosigned, you cannot get out of it – even on your deathbed.
Once the state has been founded, there can no longer be any heroes. They come on the scene only in uncivilized conditions.
As you move outside of your comfort zone, what was once the unknown and frightening becomes your new normal.
Once you have commitment, you need the discipline and hard work to get you there.
When a man has once loved a woman he will do anything for her except continue to love her.
Just once, I’d like a commercial.
Venus has a runaway greenhouse effect. I kind of want to know what happened there because we’re twirling knobs here on Earth without knowing the consequences of it. Mars once had running water. It’s bone dry today. Something bad happened there as well.
It was high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, ‘always do what you are afraid to do.’
Once people enjoy the taste of freedom, there is no turning back.
The Village Voice gave me an outlet. They encouraged writers to publish idiosyncratic, intellectually ambitious journalism in voices that ranged from demonic to highfalutin. And they paid me well once the magazine was unionized. Getting paid is motivational.
I’ve had a surprising number of near-death experiences: I was nearly blown up by a landmine in Sudan; I was stranded on the Zambezi river at night; I was bucked off a rodeo horse in Arizona and had to be airlifted to hospital; and, worst of all, I once ate a Pot Noodle.
Klopstock was questioned regarding the meaning of a passage in his poem. He replied, ‘God and I both knew what it meant once; now God alone knows.’
Should hostilities once break out between Japan and the United States, it is not enough that we take Guam and the Philippines, nor even Hawaii and San Francisco. We would have to march into Washington and sign the treaty in the White House.
I’m a standup comedian who can’t drive. I have never learned. I don’t trust my hand-eye coordination. You’re looking at someone who once dropped a cricket ball on to his own head during a routine catching practice; I don’t think it’s a great idea to have me in control of a high-speed metal death robot.
Once you’re comfortable with the way that you’re dressing, you express yourself a lot more, and you’re just able to have a lot more fun.
Everyone’s more vulnerable than they seem, and I think men are more vulnerable. Once you get close to a man, the whole thing’s a facade anyway. I think manhood is fragile.
A friend once asked me what comedy was. That floored me. What is comedy? I don’t know. Does anybody? Can you define it? All I know is that I learned how to get laughs, and that’s all I know about it. You have to learn what people will laugh at, then proceed accordingly.
Once a Raider, always a Raider.
I like to hold the microphone cord like this, I pinch it together, then I let it go, then you hear a whole bunch of jokes at once.
Grandfather, Great Spirit, once more behold me on earth and lean to hear my feeble voice.
I don’t trust anyone that hasn’t been to jail at least once in their life. You should have been, or something’s the matter with you.
A somebody was once a nobody who wanted to and did.
Every moment is, in some ways, eternal. Once you put something into the world, it stays there.
The dearest days in one’s life are those that seem very far and very near at once.
Once I realized that right thinking is vital to victorious living, I got more serious about thinking about what I was thinking about, and choosing my thoughts carefully.
I am a human being. When you are frustrated, you do cry. It’s more than once that I cried.
When one is young, aspiring to play for the country, doing well, any hindrance, like injury or being out of form, can be frustrating and a cause of annoyance or even anger. But once you have a close encounter with death, you realise the real value of life.
All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.
We can’t have full knowledge all at once. We must start by believing; then afterwards we may be led on to master the evidence for ourselves.
I don’t think I’ve ever actually written from inspiration, actually had a song just go, ‘Bing!’ I only recall that happening to me twice – once was with ‘Terrapin’ and the other was ‘Wharf Rat.’ I mean, that’s twice in a lifetime of writing!
I heard a definition once: Happiness is health and a short memory! I wish I’d invented it, because it is very true.
A lizard is a perfect pet for a model. They only need feeding once a fortnight. And I’m always travelling, so it’s perfect. If I had a dog, it would drop dead of starvation.
Once I retire, I would definitely love to be a DJ. That would be fun.
Life is too short to hold regrets. Once it’s done, you cannot regret it.
Writing a screenplay, for me, is like juggling. It’s like, how many balls can you get in the air at once? All those ideas have to float out there to a certain point, and then they’ll crystallize into a pattern.
Writing is sort of putting a puzzle together halfway. Then, performing it has always been the completion of it. Once that happens, I’m feeling verbally communal with other people. It’s out there and I feel so much better about it.
Just once in a while let us exalt the importance of ideas and information.
Once we know of atrocities we cannot remain silent, and knowledge inevitably leads to an urge to protect the innocent.
Her pupils were at once her salvation and her despair. They gave her the means of supporting life, but they made life hardly worth supporting.
A word once uttered can never be recalled.
I’d rather be a could-be if I cannot be an are; because a could-be is a maybe who is reaching for a star. I’d rather be a has-been than a might-have-been, by far; for a might have-been has never been, but a has was once an are.
Conversion is a change of masters. Will we not do as much for our new master, the Lord Jesus, as we did once for our old tyrant lusts?
Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.
Somebody once said we never know what is enough until we know what’s more than enough.
Sister is probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once the sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship.
It is not once nor twice but times without number that the same ideas make their appearance in the world.
Consistency is most important in international level and once you have it, you become a different player.
My ultimate dream is just to become world champion, and not only once. So that’s my dream, and it doesn’t matter with which team it is.
However great a man’s natural talent may be, the act of writing cannot be learned all at once.
The world does not speak. Only we do. The world can, once we have programmed ourselves with a language, cause us to hold beliefs. But it cannot propose a language for us to speak. Only other human beings can do that.
I knew at an early age I wanted to act. Acting was always easy for me. I don’t believe in predestination, but I do believe that once you get where ever it is you are going, that is where you were going to be.
Once you get into the world of dystopia, it’s hard to avoid plagiarism, because other people have had such powerful visions.
Once I found out that people were really making careers for themselves off the Internet, independently, I was really inspired.
Maori get pigeonholed into the idea they’re spiritual and telling stories like ‘Whale Rider‘ and ‘Once Were Warriors,’ quite serious stuff, but we’re pretty funny people, and we never really have had an opportunity to show that side of ourselves, the clumsy, nerdy side of ourselves, which is something I am.
Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.
He was definitely a father figure for all of us. Once you were a Giant, you were always a Giant.
It’s good to have money and the things that money can buy, but it’s good, too, to check up once in a while and make sure that you haven’t lost the things that money can’t buy.
I lost some time once. It’s always in the last place you look for it.
Some choices we live not only once but a thousand times over, remembering them for the rest of our lives.
You only live once. Life is a show.
I’m funny on camera sometimes. In life, once in a while. Once in a while.
Routines are normal, natural, healthy things. Most of us take a shower and brush our teeth every day. That is a good routine. Spiritual disciplines are routines. That is a good thing. But once routines become routine you need to change your routine.
Chords that were broken will vibrate once more.
The beautiful is in nature, and it is encountered under the most diverse forms of reality. Once it is found it belongs to art, or rather to the artist who discovers it.
The idea of a spiritual heart transplant is a vivid image to me; once you have the heart of somebody else inside you, then that heart is there. Jesus’ heart is inside me, and my heart is gone. So if God were to place a stethoscope against my chest, he would hear the heart of Jesus Christ beating.
You know, once you’ve stood up to cancer, everything else feels like a pretty easy fight.
I’m the luckiest guy in the world. I never really had a job. I was a football player, then a football coach, then a football broadcaster. It’s been my life. Pro football has been my life since 1967. I’ve enjoyed every part of it. Never once did it ever feel like work.
I would say, if you come out, they can’t take away how you play football. That was the thing for me: once I did come out, it’s not going to affect my diving. I can still perform, no matter what anybody else thinks of me. I’m judged for what I do in the diving pool.
It is my opinion that everything must be based on a simple idea. And it is my opinion that this idea, once we have finally discovered it, will be so compelling, so beautiful, that we will say to one another, yes, how could it have been any different.
A successful shrimp boil requires layering ingredients into the pot so that everything is done cooking at once. A carefully timed choreography dictates the order in which ingredients are added to ensure no one has to eat raw potatoes or chewy shrimp.
I’ve always been athletic – I ran track in high school – and it kept my blood pressure in check over the years. Once I was diagnosed with hypertension, I stepped up my workouts.
June Jordan, who died of cancer in 2002, was a brilliant, fierce, radical, and frequently furious poet. We were friends for thirty years. Not once in that time did she step back from what was transpiring politically and morally in the world. She spoke up, and led her students, whom she adored, to do the same.
The apple cannot be stuck back on the Tree of Knowledge; once we begin to see, we are doomed and challenged to seek the strength to see more, not less.
Once you get the right image the details aren’t that important.
Once you hear the details of victory, it is hard to distinguish it from a defeat.
Time is what prevents everything from happening at once.
Once the fabric of a just society is undone, it takes generations to weave it back together.
It’s the repetition of affirmations that leads to belief. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen.
Time is nature’s way of keeping everything from happening at once.
Once is happenstance. Twice is coincidence. Three times is enemy action.
Make big plans; aim high in hope and work, remembering that a noble, logical diagram once recorded will not die, but long after we are gone be a living thing, asserting itself with ever-growing insistence.
Once you are labeled ‘the best’ you want to stay up there, and you can’t do it by loafing around.
To write our constitution is for the past, the present, and the future to come together all at once in one single motion, in one single heave, one single cry. For we correct the errors of the past and chart a new course for the future, based on the experience of the present.
I’ll never, ever be full. I’ll always be hungry. Obviously, I’m not talking about food. Growing up, I had nothing for such a long time. Someone told me a long time ago, and I’ve never forgotten it, ‘Once you’ve ever been hungry, really, really hungry, then you’ll never, ever be full.’
My wife heard me say I love you a thousand times, but she never once heard me say sorry.
A dream will always triumph over reality, once it is given the chance.
Every once in a while, you live long enough to get the respect that people didn’t want to give while you were trying to become a senior citizen.
A ballad once in a while doesn’t go amiss.
It’s funny how most people love the dead, once you’re dead, you’re made for life.
When you’re a girl, you have to be everything, You have to be dope at what you do, but you have to be super sweet, and you have to be sexy, and you have to be this and you have to be that and you have to be nice, and you have to – it’s like, I can’t be all of those things at once. I’m a human being.
Language is the armory of the human mind, and at once contains the trophies of its past and the weapons of its future conquests.
Once all the power goes out, there will still be human beings standing together around a campfire, playing acoustic guitars.
Try not to do too many things at once. Know what you want, the number one thing today and tomorrow. Persevere and get it done.
One had to take some action against fear when once it laid hold of one.
I still make sure to go, at least once every year, to a country where things cannot be taken for granted, and where there is either too much law and order or too little.
Once I go on stage, the atmosphere is totally theatrical. The greater the illusion, the greater the intensity of the excitement it creates.
If the United Nations once admits that international disputes can be settled by using force, then we will have destroyed the foundation of the organization and our best hope of establishing a world order.
I once spent a year in Philadelphia, I think it was on a Sunday.
As hard as it is and as tired as I am, I force myself to get dinner at least once a week with my girlfriends, or have a sleepover. Otherwise my life is just work.
You can’t have it all all at once. Over my lifespan, I think I have had it all, but in given periods in time, things were rough. And if you have a caring life partner, you help the other person when that person needs it.
Once a week, I like to slip into a deep existential depression where I lose all my sense of oneness and self-worth.
Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen.
No punishment has ever possessed enough power of deterrence to prevent the commission of crimes. On the contrary, whatever the punishment, once a specific crime has appeared for the first time, its reappearance is more likely than its initial emergence could ever have been.
A solitary, unused to speaking of what he sees and feels, has mental experiences which are at once more intense and less articulate than those of a gregarious man.
I have an ocean of opportunities awaiting me and once I am back from Miss World, I want to explore whatever life has to offer.
Once you start a war, you have to win.
I’ve got nothing against L.A. I think it is a really beautiful place. To be able to surf and get out in the Pacific Ocean every once in a while. The hiking, all of that is amazing. I love it there.
How could youths better learn to live than by at once trying the experiment of living?
I enjoy nothing more than spending time with my loved ones, young and old, and at least once a year we get together for a formal family photograph.
I used to be focused on being the dopest rapper in the game, and then once that became what I was, I wanted something different, and I wanted to become the best businessman in the game. I wanted to learn how to master the business like I mastered the rap.
Time is at once the most valuable and the most perishable of all our possessions.
I’m not possessive, I’m caring… Once you realize a person doesn’t want that much care, you automatically back off.
You don’t know how to fix the holes in our ozone layer. You don’t know how to bring salmon back up a dead stream. You don’t know how to bring back an animal now extinct. And you can’t bring back forests that once grew where there is now desert. If you don’t know how to fix it, please stop breaking it!
I have warned many times about the guaranteed dangers of betting with your heart instead of your head – big darkness, soon come – but every once in a while you get a fair chance to have it both ways, and the annual NCAA basketball Tournament is one of them.
I’m one of the most adaptable guys I know in as much as travelling is my favourite thing to do in life. With every place I go, I try to stay there long enough to do it justice, long enough so that I can at least imagine what it would be like to live there. Once I imagine that, then it’s OK for me to return home.
God gets you to the plate, but once your there your on your own.
Opportunity sometimes comes once in a lifetime.
Once you free your mind about a concept of music and harmony being correct, you can do whatever you want.
Life is a jest; and all things show it. I thought so once; but now I know it.
I have died many times. I have actually beaten Jesus Christ because he only died once.
Once you get into this great stream of history, you can’t get out.
The highest calling of leadership is to challenge the status quo and unlock the potential of others. We need a leader who will lead the resurgence of this great nation and unlock its potential once again.
Building takes passion and energy. Maintenance is awful. It’s nothing but fatigue. Once you reach the top, maintaining that beast is awful.
You learn if you mind stay open. And once you can’t learn no more, your mind must be closed. Life goes on and you keep growing, you know?
If you were to destroy the belief in immortality in mankind, not only love but every living force on which the continuation of all life in the world depended, would dry up at once.
I once heard two ladies going on and on about the pains of childbirth and how men don’t seem to know what real pain is. I asked if either of them ever got themselves caught in a zipper.
I have a good cry once in a while; it’s such a great release. Or it could be a cry of joy – watching your child being born or your child walking across a graduation stage.
Rape is the most humiliating thing that can be done to you; it’s the most vulnerable that you can be. But once I realized that, I became a stronger person and faced all my fears.
Though I am a shy person at heart, I explode as a volcano once I open up with people around me, and then I am all fun.
Horror isn’t only about ghosts or monsters. For example, paranormal romance seems the antithesis of horror. Once you have a sexy, fun vampire who is sweet, and you have a happy ending, it’s not horror.
A wise man once said, ‘Instead of crying, I keep on trying.’ And that wise man is me, because I just made that up. I think.
Once you see your nature, sex is basically immaterial.
In order to exist just once in the world, it is necessary never again to exist.
Once you achieve one goal, you should be looking forward to trying to build onto the next thing, and not just getting comfortable with what you’re doing.
Once Wall Street starts putting money into Bitcoin – we’re talking about hundreds of millions, billions of dollars moving in – it’s going to have a pretty dramatic effect on the price.