Quotes by distance
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American publisher 1919-
Success has always been easy to measure. It is the distance between one's origins and one's final achievement.
English poet 1770-1850
t Is distance lends enchantment to the View.
Egyptian King, Monotheist BC -~1375
The ambitious will always be first in the crowd; he presseth forward, he looketh not behind him. More anguish is it to his mind to see one before him, than joy to leave thousands at a distance.
Austrian writer and journalist 1874-1936
The closer the look one takes at a word, the greater distance from which it looks back.
American author 1959-
The distance between me and my readers is the Internet. I can communicate with them and respond to every email I get or every mention on Twitter.
English writer 1775-1817
The distance is nothing when one has a motive.
J. Robert Oppenheimer
American theoretical physicist and professor of physics 1904-1967
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance; The wise grows it under his feet.
American journalist 1960-
The main threads running through the lives of W. A. Clark and his daughter Huguette include the costs of ambition, the burdens of inherited wealth, the fragility of reputation, the folly of judging someone's life from the outside, and the tension between engaging with the world, with all its risks, and keeping a safe distance from danger.
Beth Simone Noveck
American professor 1971-
The same technologies enabling us to work together at a distance are creating the expectation to do better at governing ourselves.
American novelist, essayist and poet 1955-
The very least you can do in your life is to figure out what you hope for. And the most you can do is live inside that hope. Not admire it from a distance but live right in it, under its roof.
English writer 1709-1784
There are charms made only for distance admiration.
American author 1923-1996
There is an immeasurable distance between late and too late.
Austrian-American theologist, writer 1926-
There is no greater distance than that between a man in prayer and God.
American composer and writer
There is something about music that keeps its distance even at the moment that it engulfs us. It is at the same time outside and away from us and inside and part of us. In one sense it dwarfs us, and in another we master it.
American humoristic writer 1893-1967
There's a helluva distance between wisecracking and wit. Wit has truth in it; wisecracking is simply calisthenics with words.
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