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The jump is so frightening
between where I am,
and where I want to be.
Because of all I may become,
I will close my eyes and leap.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

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Choose Inner Peace.
Nothing is worth losing your inner peace.
Take action as circumstances require,
but never surrender your inner peace.
Stop. Breathe deeply.
Close your eyes and breathe deeply again.
Then, and only then, take action -
from a peaceful heart.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Being angry is as close as a human being
can come to experiencing hell on earth.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Whatever your work and whatever its worth,
No matter how strong or clever,
Some one will sneer if you pause to hear,
And scoff at your best endeavor.
For the target art has a broad expanse,
And wherever you chance to hit it,
Though close be your aim to the bull's-eye fame,
There are those who will never admit it.
- Ella Wheeler Wilcox

 

I will close my eyes and leap.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Friends are like bras:
close to your heart and there for support.
- Anonymous

In dwelling, live close to the ground.
In thinking, keep to the simple.
In conflict, be fair and generous.
In governing, don't try to control.
In work, do what you enjoy.
In family life, be completely present.
- Lao Tzu

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Keep close to Nature's heart...
and break clear away, once in awhile,
and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods.
Wash your spirit clean.
- John Muir

Study nature, love nature,
stay close to nature. It will never fail you.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

The doors we open and close each day decide the lives we live.
- Flora Whittemore

Our loved ones -
whether by blood, by marriage, or by choice -
are delicate treasures.
If we hold them too close, they break -
as a butterfly would.
By honoring and enjoying
the freedom of our loved ones,
we gain our own freedom.
Have the courage to trust that
the beautiful butterflies of your life
will return - or not - as life intends.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Many of life's failures are people who did not realize
how close they were to success when they gave up.
- Thomas Edison

Move to your heart, Breathe.
Close your eyes and breathe deeply - slowly -
fill your lungs with love and gratitude -
exhale each and every trouble -
again and again - gratitude in, troubles out.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You can close more business in two months
by becoming interested in other people
than you can in two years by trying
to get people interested in you.
- Dale Carnegie

Love is missing someone whenever you're apart,
but somehow feeling warm inside because you're close in heart.
- Kay Knudsen

Manage the remarkable balance between acting
from your heart and close to your gifts
with completing the obligations
that your labor and tasks require of you.
Leverage opportunity AND seize joy.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

ANYONE may become a revealer of Truth
who lives in close contact with the indwelling God.
- Ernest Holmes

Don't seek God in temples.
He is close to you.
He is within you.
Only you should surrender to Him
and you will rise above happiness and unhappiness.
- Leo Tolstoy

When I'm in London I do have the convenience of being
close to St James Park which is also good for me because
it gives me an excuse to get out and get some much needed exercise!
- David Blunkett

Leaders must be close enough to relate to others,
but far enough ahead to motivate them.
- John C. Maxwell

Don't let your ego get too close to your position,
so that if your position gets shot down,
your ego doesn't go with it.
- Colin Powell

The best way to lose weight is to close your mouth -
something very difficult for a politician.
Or watch your food - just watch it, don't eat it.
- Edward Koch

Honestly, being a doctor could make you more close
minded than regular people.
- Alex Chiu

I have a lot of very close girlfriends and sisters -
I'm from an all female family.
My father often quips that even the cat was neutered!
- Shirley Manson

France is delighted at this new opportunity to show
the world that when one has the will one can succeed
in joining peoples who have been brought close by history.
- Francois Mitterrand

Love is always open arms.
If you close your arms about love you will find that
you are left holding only yourself.
- Leo Buscaglia

I close my eyes, then I drift away, into the magic night I softly say.
A silent prayer, like dreamers do, then I fall asleep
to dream my dreams of you.
- Roy Orbison

Reverse every natural instinct and do the opposite
of what you are inclined to do,
and you will probably come very close to having a perfect golf swing.
- Ben Hogan

I get along with guys; most of my friends are guys.
It's easier to trust men sometimes.
I only have a few close girlfriends that I trust.
- Paris Hilton

Get up-close-and-personal:
Life looks different when you really get involved.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Release your burdens - your fears, regrets,
guilts, shames, embarrassments, angers.
One by one, pick up each memory or fear that troubles you,
hold it close, and release it to the Universe.
Release each incident from your past that still bothers you.
Release each fear - your fears about your health,
your family, your job, and every other fear.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When governments become large, voters cannot exercise close oversight,
otherwise known as political power.
- Maggie Gallagher

Happiness is having a large, loving, caring,
close-knit family in another city.
- George Burns

My poems - I don't even like the sound of that,
in a way.
Not that anyone else wrote them.
But we know that only people who are really close to
us care about our personal experience.
- Sharon Olds

I think writers need windows on a view to remind them
that a whole world is out there,
not the minutiae with which they might be dealing on a close scale.
- Anne McCaffrey

I'm very close with Bob and his lovely,
fabulous wife Catherine, too.
- Sally Kellerman

Do we need distance to get close?
- Sarah Jessica Parker

Here we spent so much time together -
eight months of our lives almost -
and it was so great because we all got so close and
that really made us not afraid to improve with each other.
- Emmy Rossum

I've never been out with any of the cast of Coronation Street.
We're all very close friends so it's very much a professional attitude.
- Richard Fleeshman

Our goal isn't to close Wal-Mart down.
It is to make it a better, more humane company toward
its employees and the communities it is in.
- Robert Greenwald

You can close your eyes to reality but not to memories.
- Stanislaw Lec

A good opening and a good ending make for a good film
provide they come close together.
- Federico Fellini

I came very close to quitting my job for the Bush-Cheney '04 campaign.
I seriously considered packing up my office and heading home to Colorado.
- Mary Cheney

Any time you put a cast like this in compromising circumstances
or shake it up a little bit,
I think we're all pretty close so we draw on real emotion.
- George Eads

Of course the illusion of art is to make one believe
that great literature is very close to life,
but exactly the opposite is true.
Life is amorphous, literature is formal.
- Francoise Sagan

Wanted has gone into second, third and fourth printings
of the individual issues and the north American printings
of Wanted #1 are now close to 100,000.
- Mark Millar

Black women sharing close ties with each other,
politically or emotionally, are not the enemies of Black men.
- Audre Lorde

Dragon's Lair 3D is about as close as you can come
to controlling an animated feature film.
- Don Bluth

I was a tomboy and most of my close friends were male.
- S. E. Hinton

I've thought a lot about the world and how George Bush
sees the world and it ain't even close.
- Dick Gephardt

The just is close to the people's heart,
but the merciful is close to the heart of God.
- Khalil Gibran

We've been using C and C++ way too much -
they're nice,
but they're very close to the machine and what we wanted
was to empower regular users to build applications for Linux.
- Miguel de Icaza

I've known Harvey for over 40 years and I worked with
him on the Burnett show for 11 years.
I guess you could say we're about as close as you can
get to being a comedy team.
- Tim Conway

Without a doubt, Ozzy is the craziest person I've ever met.
Son of Sam is a close second.
- Geezer Butler

When you're on tour you definitely don't want lots of arguments.
It's very important that everybody gets on because
you're in close proximity a great deal of the time.
- Joan Armatrading

Each morning sees some task begun, each evening sees it close;
Something attempted,
something done, has earned a night's repose.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

I would live with all of my sisters if I could.
We've always been very close, my sisters and me.
- Tom Cruise

Reba is very, very close to everyone around her.
She's a classy lady.
- Faith Hill

Never let your ego get so close to your position that when your position goes,
your ego goes with it.
- Colin Powell

With women, I've got a long bamboo pole with a leather loop on the end.
I slip the loop around their necks so they can't get away or come too close.
Like catching snakes.
- Marlon Brando

I am taking a break, but not a huge break because the
Maiden record is actually happening right now,
and I am recording it as we speak, well not right as we speak,
but close.
- Bruce Dickinson

Use a make-up table with everything close at hand and don't rush;
otherwise you'll look like a patchwork quilt.
- Lucille Ball

I loved working with Eric Close and J T Walsh.
- Jeri Ryan

It's not easy to part with the trophies.
However, I do need to have some long-term financial
security for those close to me.
- Bjorn Borg

We sunk everything into it.
It came close to going under several times.
- Heston Blumenthal

Religion and art spring from the same root and are close kin.
Economics and art are strangers.
- Nathaniel Hawthorne

However successful you are, there is no substitute
for a close relationship.
We all need them.
- Francesca Annis

Out of all the actors I have worked with,
I love working with Larry Hagman the most.
We were very close and it was just a wonderful time.
- Barbara Eden

Writing is like prostitution.
First you do it for love, and then for a few close friends,
and then for money.
- Moliere

Glenn Close is a living icon.
You look at the work, and I think it's wild,
because she thinks some of her best work was in Dangerous
Liaisons and that's what I believe as well.
- Anthony Anderson

I usually only play with very close friends.
- Emanuel Ax


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