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Pause Quotes

I hope you find value in these encouraging quotes about Pause.

He who can no longer pause to wonder
and stand rapt in awe,
is as good as dead;
his eyes are closed.
- Albert Einstein

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Calm provides clarity. Pause to consider
the gifts you have been given,
the difference you have made
and the direction in which you are headed.
- Anonymous

If a man is called to be a street sweeper,
he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted,
or Beethoven composed music, or Shakespeare wrote poetry.
He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts
of heaven and earth will pause to say,
here lived a great street sweeper who did his job well.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Our opportunity is to visualize a kinder world.
To sing glad songs of tomorrow -
imagining a world of love -
of the whole world filled with love.
To offer our hand... often.
To breathe deeply and honor ourselves.
To pause and contemplate... just because.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


Pause to appreciate the beauty around you.
Whether rainbow or butterfly,
mountain or tree, painting or poem -
whether crafted by nature or by a human hand -
beauty adds a magical element to life
that surpasses logic and science.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious.
It is the source of all true art and all science.
He to whom this emotion is a stranger,
who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe,
is as good as dead: his eyes are closed.
- Albert Einstein

Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority,
it is time to pause and reflect.
- Mark Twain

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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

There comes a pause, for human strength will not endure
to dance without cessation;
and everyone must reach the point at length of absolute prostration.
- Lewis Carroll

I think one of the finest gifts I can give
my friends in the holiday season is to pause
with a long enough quality to actually SEE them.
My calm, unhurried presence communicates
this gift of a message, "I see you. I recognize you.
I remember our times of together
and am contributing right now to another quality memory.
I value you and honor and take the time,
right this moment to pause long enough to truly notice you."
- Mary Anne Radmacher

The principle of art is to pause, not bypass.
- Jerzy Kosinski

We've got to pause and ask ourselves:
How much clean air do we need?
- Lee Iacocca

Twilight - a time of pause when nature changes her guard.
All living things would fade and die from too much light or too much dark,
if twilight were not.
- Howard Thurman

It's the same each time with progress.
First they ignore you, then they say you're mad,
then dangerous, then there's a pause and then you can't
find anyone who disagrees with you.
- Tony Benn

This position is untenable, and there can be no pause
in the agitation for full political power and responsibility
until these are granted to all the women of the nation.
- Florence Kelley

Silence is the pause in me when I am near to God.
- Arvo Part

There really isn't a time to pause and have a celebration.
I feel so serious about the whole thing.
- Story Musgrave

You can trust a Neil Simon script.
Every dot.
Every dash; that pause means something.
He takes all the jokes out, practically.
- Hector Elizondo

Human freedom involves our capacity to pause,
to choose the one response toward which we wish to throw our weight.
- Rollo May

To have God speak to the heart is a majestic experience,
an experience that people may miss if they monopolize
the conversation and never pause to hear God's responses.
- Charles Stanley

New Year's eve is like every other night;
there is no pause in the march of the universe,
no breathless moment of silence among created things
that the passage of another twelve months may be noted;
and yet no man has quite the same thoughts this evening
that come with the coming of darkness on other nights.
- Hamilton Wright Mabie

It's not so much knowing when to speak,
when to pause.
- Jack Benny

The law of unintended consequences pushes us ceaselessly through the years,
permitting no pause for perspective.
- Richard Schickel

My weaknesses...
I wish I could come up with something.
I'd probably have the same pause if you asked me what my strengths are.
Maybe they're the same thing.
- Al Pacino

Never forget the power of silence, that massively disconcerting
pause which goes on and on and may at last induce an
opponent to babble and backtrack nervously.
- Lance Morrow

The pause between the errors and trials of the day
and the hopes of the night.
- Herbert Hoover

In the theater, it's about taking time in a musical segment,
a pause in a musical way and then moving on.
- Marcia Gay Harden

Now and then it's good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.
- Guillaume Apollinaire

Life would be indeed easier if the experimentalists
would only pause for a little while!
- Rudolph A. Marcus

Time, which runs through the world like an endless tinsel thread,
seemed to pass through the centre of this room and
through the centre of these people and suddenly to pause and petrify,
stiff, still and glittering...
and the objects in the room drew a little closer together.
- Robert Musil

The most emphatic place in a clause or sentence is the end.
This is the climax; and, during the momentary pause that follows,
that last word continues, as it were,
to reverberate in the reader's mind.
It has, in fact, the last word.
- F. L. Lucas

The secret of it is to read what you've got in front of you.
Don't, if you suspect that something has a double meaning,
don't pause.
Don't put on a leery vocal expression if you know what I mean on radio.
Don't sort of do anything other than read it.
- Humphrey Lyttelton

When you read about a car crash in which two or three youngsters are killed,
do you pause to dwell on the amount of love and treasure
and patience parents poured into bodies no longer suitable for open caskets?
- Jim Bishop

Therefore, let us not despair, but instead,
survey the position, consider carefully the action we must take,
and then address ourselves to our common task in a
mood of sober resolution and quiet confidence,
without haste and without pause.
- Arthur Henderson

No one hit home runs the way Babe did.
They were something special.
They were like homing pigeons.
The ball would leave the bat, pause briefly,
suddenly gain its bearings, then take off for the stands.
- Lefty Gomez

In reality, everyone is good in bed.
Close eyes.
Shutdown brain.
Pause as necessary.
Restart brain.
Open eyes.
What's there to not be good at? Bed is the one place
where laziness is rewarded.
- John Dobbin

I like to talk about a thing I call a "practiced pause."
Just a few moments of pausing allows me
to consider a circumstance and take stock
of what the best direction might be.
Reactions tend to rise from habit and unconsidered action.
A Response is considered and thoughtful.
My actions are my own and I am, singularly,
responsible for what I see, say, feel and exert.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Thinking is the place where intelligent actions begin.
We pause long enough to look more carefully at a situation,
to see more of its character, to think about why it's happening,
to notice how it's affecting us and others.
- Margaret J. Wheatley

The notes I handle no better than many pianists.
But the pauses between the notes ah,
that is where the art resides.
- Artur Schnabel

The most precious things in speech are pauses.
- Ralph Richardson

What's interesting is the show allows for the awkward pauses to be captured,
which makes it stylistically unique,
especially for American audiences.
- Rainn Wilson

The true law of the race is progress and development.
Whenever civilization pauses in the march of conquest,
it is overthrown by the barbarian.
- William Gilmore Simms

Nature's music is never over; her silences are pauses,
not conclusions.
- Mary Webb

She stops, pauses, turns to the left to glance at some
possible threat or irregularity,
and then continues to the north.
This motion, so intensely human, transcends time.
- Mary Leakey

I don't think I handle the notes much differently from other pianists.
But the pauses between the notes - ah,
there is where the artistry lies!!
- Artur Schnabel

Mausoleum air and anguished pauses: If this production were a poem,
it would be mostly white space.
- Richard Corliss

The commentary track became a lot like the movie and there are some funny,
long, awkward pauses that you can tell we're just trying to find stuff to say.
None of us had gotten to really talk about the movie
until that moment and they were in New York and we were in L.A.
- Jay Roach

I think we're the only jokeless show on television.
I mean really, we have no setups and no punch lines.
It's not a joke show.
There are funny lines and funny moments but again the
comedy is born of the human experience and awkward
pauses are a great part of what it is to be human.
- Rainn Wilson

The other day the President said, I know you've had some rough times,
and I want to do something that will show the nation
what faith that I have in you,
in your maturity and sense of responsibility.
He paused, then said, would you like a puppy?
- Dan Quayle

It's pretty clear that over the last three months the economy has paused.
And it's also pretty clear the American people are
still demanding and asking the question,
'Where are the jobs?' And the reason we don't have
new jobs is because of the job-killing agenda pursued
by President Obama and his allies in the Congress.
- John Boehner

Never talk for half a minute without pausing and giving
others a chance to join in.
- Sydney Smith

Creatures whose mainspring is curiosity enjoy the accumulating
of facts far more than the pausing at times to reflect on those facts.
- Clarence Day

Teaching is an instinctual art, mindful of potential,
craving of realizations, a pausing, seamless process.
- A. Bartlett Giamatti

Some minds remain open long enough for the truth not
only to enter but to pass on through by way of a ready
exit without pausing anywhere along the route.
- Elizabeth Kenny

The difference is that with fame comes a spotlight,
one which has recently made it impossible to ignore
the fact that more and more of those folks we place
on pedestals aren't even pausing to consider an option other than lying.
- Michael Musto

Hate is never conquered by hate,
Hate is only conquered by love.
- The Buddha

People will forget what you said,
people will forget what you did,
but people will never forget
how you made them feel.
- Maya Angelou

Our Joy comes from living our own lives simply -
never from demanding that others live simply -
or from ever making any demands whatsoever upon others.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle,
and the life of the candle will not be shortened.
Happiness never decreases by being shared.
- The Buddha

One can never consent to creep when one feels the impulse to soar.
- Helen Keller

Never let the fear of striking out get in your way.
- Babe Ruth

You never really understand a person
until you consider things from his point of view.
- Harper Lee

Be thankful for what you have; you'll end up having more.
If you concentrate on what you don't have,
you will never, ever have enough.
- Oprah Winfrey

You are never too old to set another goal
or to dream a new dream.
- C. S. Lewis

You cannot do a kindness too soon,
for you never know how soon it will be too late.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

I've learned that people will forget what you said,
people will forget what you did,
but people will never forget how you made them feel.
- Maya Angelou

You can't live a perfect day without doing something
for someone who will never be able to repay you.
- John Wooden

Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow,
it only saps today of its joy.
- Leo Buscaglia

We are shaped by our thoughts;
we become what we think.
When the mind is pure, joy follows
like a shadow that never leaves.
- The Buddha

May your right hand always be
stretched out in friendship, never in want.
- Irish Blessing

There are only two or three human stories,
and they go on repeating themselves as fiercely
as if they had never happened before.
- Willa Cather

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