I used to work a lot on food issues and every time somebody predicted that production would be inadequate they got egg on their face a year or two later.
But every time the workers come out in the only way they know to protest against conditions which are unbearable the strong hand of the law is allowed to press down heavily upon us.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
In the ’70s I was in exile; every time I went back I wondered if they’d take my passport away.
Every time we consume meat, eggs or dairy foods, we contribute to ecological devastation and the wasteful misuse of resources on a global scale.
I’ve made an odd discovery. Every time I talk to a savant I feel quite sure that happiness is no longer a possibility. Yet when I talk with my gardener, I’m convinced of the opposite.
Emily Dickinson seems rather tame because she pretty much uses the same meter every time. It’s called ‘common meter.’ It’s a line of four beats that’s followed by a line of three beats.
We haven’t been happy with the way the war has been handled. The president has changed his reasons for being over there every time a reason is proven false or an objective reached.
I stand and rejoice every time I see a woman ride by on a wheel.