At every step the child should be allowed to meet the real experience of life; the thorns should never be plucked from his roses.
Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune.
What saves a man is to take a step. Then another step. It is always the same step, but you have to take it.
Every step of progress the world has made has been from scaffold to scaffold, and from stake to stake.
Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated. You can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.
The job of feets is walking, but their hobby is dancing.
There was rarely an obvious branching point in a person's life. People changed slowly, over time. You didn't take one step, then find yourself in a completely new location. You first took a little step off the path to avoid some rocks. For a while, you walked alongside the path, but then you wandered out a little way to step on softer soil. Then you stopped paying attention as you drifted farther and farther away. Finally, you found yourself in the wrong city, wondering why the signs on the roadway hadn't led you better.
To jump over centuries In one step is impossible. Jump too high or far, You’ll be way too late.
When we consciously tie our most significant dreams to our daily actions, we pull ourselves out of the muck and step firmly onto the path that leads to success.
Astronomy needs to clean up its act and the first step in the right direction is the demolition of the biologically toxic Mauna Kea Observatories.
Capitalism is not so much an aberration as a step on an evolutionary path, and one that contains within it some of the answers to its own contradictions.
For any young democracy, the most difficult but important step is burying the legacy of tyranny and establishing an economy and a government and institutions that abide by the rule of law. Every country faces challenges to the rule of law, including my own.
Step by step a powerful and enterprising race has driven them back from the Atlantic to the West until at last there is scarcely a spot of ground upon which the Indians have any certainty of maintaining a permanent abode.
Sometimes we make the process more complicated than we need to. We will never make a journey of a thousand miles by fretting about how long it will take or how hard it will be. We make the journey by taking each day step by step and then repeating it again and again until we reach our destination.
When the government is handed over to the Iraqi Council on 30 June, many have declared, oh, the Americans must never leave because civil unrest may erupt. Well, I agree, we cannot abruptly depart, but Iraq needs to step up to the plate on 30 June.
The foundation of a financial fresh start actually has nothing to do with money or specific financial dos and don'ts. The first, and most difficult, step is to absolve yourself and your spouse or partner of any guilt.
The goal of Tesla is to accelerate sustainable energy, so we're going to take a step back and think about what's most likely to achieve that goal.
The first step toward change is awareness. The second step is acceptance.
Be willing to have it so. Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune.
I think you accidentally learn things in high school that turn out to be life lessons when you are able to step back a bit and study them in more depth.