Let that which stood in front go behind, let that which was behind advance to the front, let bigots, fools, unclean persons, offer new propositions, let the old propositions be postponed.
For the division of labor demands from the individual an ever more one-sided accomplishment, and the greatest advance in a one-sided pursuit only too frequently means dearth to the personality of the individual.
Riding in advance, we passed over one of these great plains; we looked back and saw the line of scattered horsemen stretching for a mile or more; and far in the rear against the horizon, the white wagons creeping slowly along.
In externals we advance with lightening express speed, in modes of thought and sympathy we lumber on in stage-coach fashion.
Is a decision made in advance really any kind of choice.
He who could foresee affairs three days in advance would be rich for thousands of years.
It is impossible to advance new theories… when you are under the influence of a particular view, or under the pressure of a particular dogma.
Do not yield to misfortunes, but advance more boldly to meet them, as your fortune permits you.
Most people today don’t feel that Barack Obama is on our side. We sense he’s incapable of doing what Roosevelt did, of loving his country so much that he was willing to run great risks in order to advance its cause, to free others from a new Dark Age – and protect our own liberty in the process.
We were now, as I before mentioned, upon this St. Joseph’s trail. It was evident, by the traces, that large parties were a few days in advance of us; and as we too supposed them to be Mormons, we had some apprehension of interruption.