Quotes by stops
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American industrialist 1863-1947
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.
American writer 1837-1921
A man can get discouraged many times but he is not a failure until he begins to blame somebody else and stops trying.
Henry Brooks Adams
American historian 1838-1918
A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.
W. H. Auden
American poet 1907-1973
A verbal art like poetry is reflective; it stops to think. Music is immediate, it goes on to become.
American football player and coach 1924-
A winner never stops trying.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
American Author 1906-
America, which has the most glorious present still existing in the world today, hardly stops to enjoy it, in her insatiable appetite for the future.
American Actress, Producer 1908-1989
An affair now and then is good for a marriage. It adds spice, stops it from getting boring... I ought to know.
American professional wrestler and actor 1966-
Any time someone stops me in the street and asks me for an autograph, pro wrestling gave me that.
Bret Easton Ellis
American author, screenwriter, short-story writer, and director 1964-
Are you as much of a criminal if you don't act when there's a crime taking place in front of you as you are one of the participants? That was something that I was thinking about a lot because there are many moments in 'Less Than Zero' where horrific things happen and Clay could do something about them, but his passivity stops him.
As soon as I start reading, drawing comes to me more easily. I find I work in my sketchbooks more. But if I'm working on a new show, my reading completely stops except when I'm on a plane. I take a stack of New Yorkers with me. I feel awful about those stacks of New Yorkers.
A. Bartlett Giamatti
American professor and president of Yale University 1938-1989
Baseball breaks your heart. It is designed to break your heart. The game begins in the spring, when everything else begins again, and it blossoms in the summer, filling the afternoons and evenings, and then as soon as the chill rains come, it stops and leaves you to face the fall alone.Source: The Green Fields of the Mind, Yale Alumni Magazine, November 1977
American theater stage director and playwright 1941-
Belief is the death of intelligence. As soon as one believes a doctrine of any sort, or assumes certitude, one stops thinking about that aspect of existence.
Billy Joe Saunders
English professional boxer 1989-
Boxing has kept me off the streets, stops me smoking and drinking and gives me something to do.
Israeli politician 2009-
Certainly the international community is putting a lot of pressure on Iran and making clear that its nuclear program must stop. If it stops with the sanctions, the combinations of sanctions, diplomacy, other pressures, I, as the prime minister of Israel, will be the happiest person in the world.
American actress and stand-up 1917-2012
Cleaning your house while your kids are still growing is like shoveling the walk before it stops snowing.