Search my Quotes DataBase - Enter one or two keywords and/or an author last name.

Hint: keep it simple, like life twain




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes: Daily Inspirational Quotes and Sayings
Home  |  Inspiration  |  Quotes to Live By  |  Deep Quotes  |  Relationships  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Bruce Catton Quotes

Please enjoy these encouraging quotes by Bruce Catton.

Early youth is a baffling time.
- Bruce Catton

And there is the headlight, shining far down the track,
glinting off the steel rails that, like all parallel lines,
will meet in infinity, which is after all where this train is going.
- Bruce Catton

To learn to get along without, to realize that what
the world is going to demand of us may be a good deal
more important than what we are entitled to demand of it -
this is a hard lesson.
- Bruce Catton

I think I was always subconsciously driven by an attempt
to restate that faith and to show where it was properly grounded,
how it grew out of what a great many young men on both
sides felt and believed and were brave enough to do.
- Bruce Catton

 

Our American heritage is greater than any one of us.
It can express itself in very homely truths;
in the end it can lift up our eyes beyond the glow in the sunset skies.
- Bruce Catton

The present moment is nice but it does not last.
Living in it is like waiting in a junction town for the morning limited;
the junction may be interesting but some day you will
have to leave it and you do not know where the limited will take you.
- Bruce Catton

In this respect early youth is exactly like old age;
it is a time of waiting for a big trip to an unknown destination.
The chief difference is that youth waits for the morning
limited and age waits for the night train.
- Bruce Catton

Please sign up for my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email using the form below.
Thank You,
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Sooner or later you must move down an unknown road
that leads beyond the range of the imagination,
and the only certainty is that the trip has to be made.
- Bruce Catton

Say this for big league baseball - it is beyond any
question the greatest conversation piece ever invented in America.
- Bruce Catton

The early bird gets the worm,
but the second mouse gets the cheese.
- Anonymous

I always arrive late at the office,
but I make up for it by leaving early.
- Charles Lamb

Early to bed and early to rise,
makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise.
- Benjamin Franklin

An early-morning walk is a blessing for the whole day.
- Henry David Thoreau

Genius always finds itself a century too early.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Is it bigger than breadbox?
- the early television show Twenty Questions

He early on let her know who is the boss.
He looked her right in the eye and clearly said, "You're the boss."
- Anonymous humor

Self-pity in its early stages
is as snug as a feather mattress.
Only when it hardens does it become uncomfortable.
- Maya Angelou

Drop guilt! - because to be guilty is to live in hell.
Not being guilty, you will have the freshness
of dewdrops in the early morning sun,
you will have the freshness of lotus petals in the lake,
you will have the freshness of the stars in the night.
Once guilt disappears you will have
a totally different kind of life, luminous and radiant.
You will have a dance to your feet
and your heart will be singing a thousand and one songs.
- Osho

I wanted to be a forest ranger or a coal man.
At a very early age, I knew I didn't want to do what my dad did,
which was work in an office.
- Harrison Ford

Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance
and hypocritical humility.
I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

Mammograms are really sort of a gift.
You can either catch something early or count your
lucky stars because nothing was discovered.
Either way, you're ahead of the game.
- Charlotte Ross

History is a vast early warning system.
- Norman Cousins

I don't believe one grows older.
I think that what happens early on in life is that
at a certain age one stands still and stagnates.
- T. S. Eliot

In software systems it is often the early bird that makes the worm.
- Alan Perlis

Formula for success: rise early, work hard,
strike oil.
- J. Paul Getty

It's always too early to quit.
- Norman Vincent Peale

I was showing early symptoms of becoming a professional baseball man.
I was lying to the press.
- Roger Kahn

Although even when I am being idle I have plenty of
food for thought both early and late -
thoughts both about and not about art.
- Gustav Klimt

Sometimes I read a script and it's obvious from early
on that it's one where the suspension of disbelief
has to develop strongly from page one.
Some are more reality-based.
- Gillian Anderson

I remember in the early days when we played six nights
a week for a month and I was doing my long drum solo every night.
My hands were covered in blisters.
- John Bonham

The morning after my high-school graduation found me up early job hunting.
The dream of college I put on the back burner.
- Martha Reeves

My own early experiences in war led me to suspect the value of discipline,
even in that sphere where it is so often regarded as
the first essential for success.
- Herbert Read

I married at a tender age during my early stage and radio struggles.
- Rod Taylor

Probably induced by the asthma, I started reading and writing early on,
my literary efforts from the age of about nine running
chiefly to poetry and plays.
- Patrick White

I was exposed to jazz early on.
- Mark White

When David Arquette and I got engaged we started therapy together.
I'd heard that the first year of marriage is the hardest,
so we decided to work through all that stuff early.
- Courteney Cox

Even though I pretty much made my own decisions early on,
when I was younger I tended to overbook my life.
- Sheena Easton

I have some shorter stories coming out in other books early next year.
I might be pitching a re-vamp of Ghost Rider in the spring.
We'll see.
- Patton Oswalt

As a child is indulged or checked in its early follies,
a ground is generally laid for the happiness or misery of the future man.
- Samuel Richardson

Also, I walk and hike in several different nearby parks
near our home several early mornings a week.
- Malcolm Boyd

I like getting up early.
I get up around five.
- Marilu Henner

With my early work I got eviscerated by my male professors,
and so you learned to disguise your impulses,
as many women have done.
And that's definitely changed.
- Judy Chicago

When I was an art student in the early 60's before
the acid scene began I was smoking pot just like anyone else who was an artist.
- Bill Griffith

In America today, the percentage of children and adolescents
who are defined as overweight is more than double what
it was in the early 1970s.
- Lois Capps

I can remember in early elementary school when the
Russians launched the first satellite.
There was still so much unknown about space.
People thought Mars was probably populated.
- Christa McAuliffe

The lessons of their early youth regulated the conduct of their riper years.
- William Godwin

Particularly in the final stages I always find that I'm rushed.
It's dangerous when you're rushed in the editing stage,
most of my early films are flawed in the cutting.
- Satyajit Ray

I had been working early in my life in films -
since I was 11.
- Ajay Naidu

The Italian prose tale had begun to exercise that influence
as early as Chaucer's time:
but circumstances and atmosphere were as yet unfavourable for its growth.
- George Saintsbury

I never quite envisioned myself a proper doctor under that white coat,
but I was interested in the idea of healing and in
the psychological dimension rather early on.
- Robert Jay Lifton

During the early months of the war in 1914 there was
a conflict of opinion between the War Office and the
Foreign Office regarding news from the Front.
- Philip Gibbs

If there's a golf course in heaven, I hope it's like Augusta National.
I just don't want an early tee time.
- Gary Player

My name was on the list very early after these announcements
were made through the newspapers in Europe.
- Claude Nicollier

I learnt from Armstrong on the early recordings that
you never sang a song the same way twice.
- Van Morrison

Progress would not have been the rarity it is if the
early food had not been the late poison.
- Walter Bagehot

During one of my early seminars, there were a bunch
of seminar junkies there.
- Leonard Orr

Our failure to properly deal with Germany and Japan
early cost the world dearly later on.
We dare not make the same mistake with China.
- Steve Forbes

This might be one way to start talking about differences
between the early postmodern writers of the fifties
and sixties and their contemporary descendants.
- David Foster Wallace

I can't remember much about the early flights,
except that it was ages before we got into First Class.
- Phil Collins

It was admitted by the early rabbis that the sectarians
could be as full of good works as eggs were full of meat.
- Lionel Blue

I believe in a kind of fidelity to your own early ideas;
it's a kind of antagonism in me to prevailing fads.
- Grace Paley

It always strikes me how almost unbelievably bad are
the early versions of my novels.
- Nicholas Mosley

I was blessed in the sense that I got handed so much early on in life.
I got a lot of the things people go through their 20s and 30s craving.
- Sheena Easton

I didn't have any extra money.
But I can't say that I had a hard early career.
- Dabney Coleman

I mean, I inherited the disease of alcoholism,
and I learned early to get help when I needed it.
- Liza Minelli

I think we consider too much the good luck of the early
bird and not enough the bad luck of the early worm.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

I realised from a very early age that God gave me a gift,
and that gift was to run, and I wanted to use it to the best of my ability.
- Betty Cuthbert

Greater public recognition will also be critical in
encouraging prevention and early intervention,
and more generally in building public support to meet
the challenges of dementia.
- Julie Bishop

In my early days, I was eager to learn and to do things,
and therefore I learned quickly.
- Sitting Bull

I started to get very well recognized in the early
seventies as the only man in the United States who
had been elected three times to the board of NOW in New York City.
- Warren Farrell

In the early days of his reign, Bismarck confided to
a friend that it would some day be necessary for Germany
to confine William II in an insane asylum.
- Kelly Miller


Thank you for visiting: Bruce Catton Quotes.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

You can also browse my large collection of Inspirational Quotes.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Inspirational Quotes






All materials & writings are copyright ©. You may read about our disclaimer, our privacy policy,
our copyright policy, terms of use, participation in affiliate programs, and the list of all our websites.