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Wiley Post Quotes

May you find comfort and joy in these encouraging quotes by Wiley Post.

I cut the emergency switch just in time to keep 'Winnie
Mae' from making an exhibition of herself by standing on her nose.
That would have been fatal to our hopes.
- Wiley Post

There is no short cut to achievement.
Life requires thorough preparation -
veneer isn't worth anything.
- George Washington Carver

We hardly ever realize that we can
cut anything out of our lives,
anytime, in the blink of an eye.
- Carlos Castaneda

Great leaders are almost always great simplifiers,
who can cut through argument, debate, and doubt
to offer a solution everybody can understand.
- Colin Powell

 

The River of Life knows no obstacles.
The River can cut through solid rock - in its own time.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The River of Life can cut through solid rock - in its own time.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When I was a kid, I used to imagine animals running under my bed.
I told my dad, and he solved the problem quickly.
He cut the legs off the bed.
- Lou Brock

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- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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Children and lunatics cut the Gordian knot which the
poet spends his life patiently trying to untie.
- Jean Cocteau

Much education today is monumentally ineffective.
All too often we are giving young people cut flowers
when we should be teaching them to grow their own plants.
- John W. Gardner

There is no time for cut-and-dried monotony.
There is time for work.
And time for love.
That leaves no other time!
- Coco Chanel

You better cut the pizza in four pieces because I'm
not hungry enough to eat six.
- Yogi Berra

The River of Life has no judgments.
The River flows with no concept of good and bad - right and wrong.
The fields and dreams of men may be nourished by the River of Life,
or flooded and covered with silt, and the River just flows.
Men may catch fish and live on the River of Life,
or they may founder in a storm and drown, and the River just flows.
The River of Life is timeless.
It is not unchanging, but it is timeless,
and it changes in its own time.
The River of Life knows no obstacles.
The River can cut through solid rock - in its own time.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Stock prices have been quoted in fractions for two centuries,
based on a system descended from Spanish pieces of eight.
Each dollar was cut into eight bits worth 12.5 cents each.
- Charles A. Jaffe

Trust everybody, but cut the cards.
- Finley Peter Dunne

We have cut the text, but what remains are Shakespeare's words.
- Edward Hall

The ability to speak is a short cut to distinction.
It puts a man in the limelight, raises him head and
shoulders above the crowd.
- Lowell Thomas

As time goes on we get closer to that American Dream
of there being a pie cut up and shared.
Usually greed and selfishness prevent that and there
is always one bad apple in every barrel.
- Rick Danko

So I cut out all the drinkin' and hangin' out and stuff like that early on.
- Luther Allison

If you want to cut your own throat, don't come to me for a bandage.
- Margaret Thatcher

Only in Washington does a decrease in the proposed
increase equal a spending cut.
- Larry Elder

I think that what most surprises anybody who goes into
politics from even a modestly cerebral background is
the vulgarity of much of the cut and thrust of politics.
- Chris Patten

Anti-Semitism is a noxious weed that should be cut out.
It has no place in America.
- William Howard Taft

I've decided to cut out the part of the speech where
I say anything nice about Democrats.
- Ann Coulter

It's going to seem idiotic to say this,
but I think that at a given moment we all need a place
to ourselves where we can refuge ourselves and cut
ourselves off from the world.
- Milla Jovovich

I don't know of too many double Christmas albums,
so it is something that's new, and hopefully will be fun,
and there's plenty of stuff out there to cut.
- Garth Brooks

The cut of a garment speaks of intellect and talent
and the color of temperament and heart.
- Thomas Carlyle

I start drawing, and eventually the characters involve
themselves in a situation.
Then in the end, I go back and try to cut out most of the preachments.
- Dr. Seuss

Beckham? His wife can't sing and his barber can't cut hair.
- Brian Clough

When I read about the way in which library funds are being cut and cut,
I can only think that American society has found one
more way to destroy itself.
- Isaac Asimov

I still find trusting people quite hard.
I've got a couple of mates that I do let in,
but that's it.
It's something I've got to sort out -
I cut people off.
- Robbie Williams

Look, only in Washington is not raising taxes considered a tax cut.
Nobody's getting a tax cut here.
We're not cutting taxes.
We're preventing tax increases from occurring.
- Paul Ryan

Parents are the bones on which children cut their teeth.
- Peter Ustinov

Five or six hundred heads cut off would have assured your repose,
freedom and happiness.
- Jean-Paul Marat

Compared to today's salaries, our cut was minuscule
but it was very good for the time.
- Robert Vaughn

It simply isn't fair for senators to cut to the front
of the line when seniors around the country have been
forced to wait for hours to get a flu shot.
- Dick Durbin

We will cut programs, we will try to rein in the size of the bureaucracy.
We will bring federal pay scales that have become so
exaggerated into line with market rates.
- Eric Cantor

I am just a nice, clean-cut Mongolian boy.
- Yul Brynner

We cut a few corners and brought the picture in under budget by $25,000,
so Paramount let us go back to Boston with a small
crew to shoot some additional footage.
- Arthur Hiller

Wit must be foiled by wit: cut a diamond with a diamond.
- William Congreve

I have ten commandments.
The first nine are, thou shalt not bore.
The tenth is, thou shalt have right of final cut.
- Billy Wilder

It's kind of dangerous to cut in the camera,
but that's the only way I know how to direct.
- Debbie Allen

I'm realistic.
And realistically, I'm not that type of player that
earns that type of money any more.
So I'd be willing to take a little cut to get a couple of extra years.
- Brett Hull

I was a teacher for a long time.
I taught at a community college: voice,
theory, humanities.
And nowadays, music education is a dying thing.
Funding is being cut more and more and more.
- Jon Secada

Nixon is the kind of politician who would cut down a redwood tree,
then mount the stump for a speech on conservation.
- Adlai Stevenson

I want to make movies that people talk about when they leave the theater,
that aren't clear-cut, but effective and fulfilling in some sense.
- Ryan Phillippe

Vegetables are interesting but lack a sense of purpose
when unaccompanied by a good cut of meat.
- Fran Lebowitz

The mind, in proportion as it is cut off from free
communication with nature,
with revelation, with God, with itself,
loses its life, just as the body droops when debarred
from the air and the cheering light from heaven.
- William Ellery Channing

The fine print in the President's Social Security proposal
is that all present and future workers under age 55
will have their promised retirement benefits cut.
- Mark Dayton

So many schools have cut the music classes out of their curriculum.
We're trying to fill that gap by teaching the teachers
how to educate the kids about their musical heritage.
- Margaret Whiting

The task of the modern educator
is not to cut down jungles,
but to irrigate deserts.
- C.S. Lewis

As attorney general, I can either look into it or I
can ignore it because they're a bunch of powerful legislators...
and I'm afraid they're going to cut my budget.
- Ben Chandler

I made a commitment to completely cut out drinking
and anything that might hamper me from getting my mind and body together.
And the floodgates of goodness have opened upon me -
spiritually and financially.
- Denzel Washington

I'd rather make the cut in the Crosby than win another Oscar.
- Jack Lemon

From the beginning, we were prepared,
we know how we would shoot and cut the two versions.
- Bille August

If you cut down a forest, it doesn't matter how many
sawmills you have if there are no more trees.
- Susan George

I am an independent film-maker first and foremost.
I have always cut my own cloth.
- Mira Nair

Every time I hear, Cut.
Print, something cold and electrical goes off in my head,
because I'm never going to change that film.
- David Ogden Stiers

I thought what I was good at doing was playing real simple guitar licks,
since I'd cut my teeth on what Duane Eddy was doing;
licks that were simple but had staying power.
- John Fogerty

Doing a TV show, you're on an assembly line and it's as cut and dry as that.
There are some shows that are exceptions.
There are producers that want really special things.
- James Darren

Actually punching is a mistake; a heavy hitter will cut you with one shot.
- Alexis Arguello

Girls can wear jeans, cut their hair short,
wear shirts and boots, 'cause it's okay to be a boy,
but for a boy to look like a girl is degrading.
- Charlotte Gainsbourg

Unfortunately the Republican tax cut will deny important
revenues to many states facing their own deficits.
This will create greater pressure for higher state and local taxes.
- Dick Durbin

So now, cut to ten years later, and I'm making this
amazing contract with Pantene.
It's incredible.
- Maria Menounos

Many attempts had been made by colonial legislatures
to cut off or to tax the importation of slaves.
- Albert Bushnell Hart

Many kiss the hand they wish cut off.
- George Herbert

When people see the budget, they're going to say,
'Oh, my God, I wanted a tax cut, but I didn't know
what you were going to do to health care and to Medicare and national defense.'
- John Breaux

If you get enough sleep, cut back on cigarettes and red meat,
you look better the next day.
- Robin Wright Penn

I'd like to cut down on the work a little bit.
- James Brown

If I make a move, like raise my eyebrows,
some critic says I'm doing Nicholson.
What am I supposed to do, cut off my eyebrows?
- Christian Slater

A hypocrite is the kind of politician who would cut down a redwood tree,
then mount the stump and make a speech for conservation.
- Adlai E. Stevenson

So we just hope that all of these governors who are
grappling will be able to provide the basic services
to our citizens and not have to cut things that really are painful.
- Jennifer Granholm


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