Ongoing quotes

  • I don't think the ongoing negotiations with the Taliban will yield a positive result
    -- Aitzaz Ahsan

    #Thinking #Yield #Ongoing

  • It is vital to see ourselves as part of an ongoing journey started by our heroes in the Scriptures.
    -- Alan Hirsch

    #Hero #Journey #Ongoing

  • Vipassana meditation is an ongoing creative purification process. Observation of the moment-to-moment experience cleanses the mental layers, one after another.
    -- Amit Ray

    #Creative #Meditation #Ongoing

  • Social media provides an avenue to build relationships with media outlets and have an ongoing relationship with reporters.
    -- Amy Jo Martin

    #Media #Ongoing #Social

  • There's an obsessive quality to it that I thought I would've  grown out of by now. It's an ongoing source of shame for me.
    -- Anne Hathaway

    #Quality #Ongoing #Shame

  • The sources of deflation are not a mystery. Deflation is in almost all cases a side effect of a collapse of aggregate demand.. a drop in spending so severe that producers must cut prices on an ongoing basis in order to find buyers.
    -- Ben Bernanke

    #Cutting #Order #Ongoing

  • I believe the only time when we can call for intervention is when there is an ongoing genocide.
    -- Bianca Jagger

    #Believe #Ongoing #Genocide

  • Salvation includes an ongoing transformation in your life.
    -- Bill Vaughan

    #Ongoing #Transformation #Salvation

  • Personal development is your springboard to personal excellence. Ongoing, continuous, non-stop personal development literally assures you that there is no limit to what you can accomplish.
    -- Brian Tracy

    #Achievement #Excellence #Ongoing

  • Anxiety is the gap between the NOW and the THEN. So if you are in the NOW, you can't be anxious, because your excitement flows immediately into ongoing spontaneous activity.
    -- Bruce Lee

    #Anxiety #Ongoing #Gaps

  • A lot of people have fancy things to say about customer service, but it's just a day-in, day-out, ongoing, never-ending, persevering, compassionate kind of activity.
    -- Christopher McCormick

    #Educational #People #Ongoing

  • We stumble on, thinks Jaslyn, bring a little noise into the silence, find in others the ongoing of ourselves. It is almost enough.
    -- Colum McCann

    #Thinking #Silence #Ongoing

  • Human beings and their actions constitute the advancing front, the surging crest of an ongoing movement that never stops.
    -- Corliss Lamont

    #Ongoing #Movement #Action

  • There is no long-range effective teaching of the Bible that is not accompanied by long hours of ongoing study of the Bible.
    -- D. A. Carson

    #Teaching #Long #Ongoing

  • My life is an ongoing, ever changing adventure.
    -- D. J. MacHale

    #Adventure #Ongoing #Life Is

  • Everything you need to know about life can be learned from a genuine and ongoing attempt to write
    -- Dani Shapiro

    #Writing #Needs #Ongoing

  • Only by affirming the animateness of perceived things do we allow our words to emerge directly from the depths of our ongoing reciprocity with the world.
    -- David Abram

    #Depth #Our Words #Ongoing

  • Such reciprocity is the very structure of perception. We experience the sensuous world only by rendering ourselves vulnerable to that world. Sensory perception is this ongoing interweavement: the terrain enters into us only to the extent that we allow ourselves to be taken up within that terrain.
    -- David Abram

    #Taken #Perception #Ongoing

  • The Earth is a living, breathing entity. Without ongoing care and nurturing, there will be consequences too big to ignore.
    -- David Holmgren

    #Breathing #Ongoing #Earth

  • Contrary to what we've been taught, genes do not determine physical and character traits on their own. Rather, they interact with the environment in a dynamic, ongoing process that produces and continually refines an individual
    -- David Shenk

    #Character #Ongoing #Taught

  • In an ongoing relationship, each current criticism packs the punches of all the others that have gone before.
    -- Deborah Tannen

    #Criticism #Gone #Ongoing

  • My mother was a personal friend of God's. They had ongoing conversations.
    -- Della Reese

    #Mother #Motherhood #Ongoing

  • I have a contract but it's not a commitment in the ordinary sense. It's our ongoing conversation.
    -- Diane Sawyer

    #Commitment #Ordinary #Ongoing

  • If pornographers can hook adolescents when their hormones are raging, they know they'll have an ongoing consumer base for life.
    -- Donna Rice Hughes

    #Hook #Ongoing #Rage

  • I find it to be an ongoing challenge to keep the guitar from becoming too traditional.
    -- Edge

    #Guitar #Challenges #Ongoing

  • History produces not only the forces of domination but also the forces of resistance that press up against and are often the objects of such domination. Which is another way of saying that history, the past, is larger than the present, and is the ever-growing and ongoing possibility of resistance to the present’s imposed values, the possibility of futures not unlike the present, futures that resist and transform what dominates the present.
    -- Elizabeth Grosz

    #Past #Ongoing #Growing

  • I guess I've been fortunate in having an ongoing film career while being based in Melbourne. I'm happy to commute. A day on a plane. Come on. It's easy.
    -- Geoffrey Rush

    #Careers #Ongoing #Film

  • There are always new things to experience, internalize then write about. This process is ongoing with me. It never stops. The opportunity to reach new audiences with all of the music that we have made is thrilling.
    -- Graham Nash

    #Writing #Opportunity #Ongoing

  • The current demoralization of the art world is attributable at least in part to museum interference, ideological and practical, with ongoing creation in art.
    -- Harold Rosenberg

    #Art #Museums #Ongoing

  • American Splendor is just an ongoing journal. It's an ongoing autobiography. I started it when I was in my early 30s, and I just keep going.
    -- Harvey Pekar

    #Ongoing #Splendor #Autobiography

  • They keep the old business. We keep the ongoing business.
    -- Harvey Weinstein

    #Business #Ongoing

  • The urge to convert experience into a group of words that are in a grammatical relation to one another is the most basic, ongoing impulse of my life.
    -- Jhumpa Lahiri

    #Groups #Ongoing #Relation

  • If you need a guide for your ongoing relationship with God, read Psalms.
    -- Jim George

    #Needs #Ongoing #Psalms

  • Since the September 11 attacks, nearly 400 individuals have been arrested by the Justice Department as a result of ongoing investigations into international terrorism. Of that total, over half were convicted as a result of their actions.
    -- Jo Bonner

    #Justice #September 11 #Ongoing

  • Basic anatomy. That has got to be the ongoing frustration: Why can't my fingers do what I want them to do? Not being able to play what I hear in my head - that is the ultimate source of frustration.
    -- Joe Satriani

    #Frustration #Play #Ongoing

  • It was an ongoing struggle to say no, I don't want to be a part of the perpetuation of this stereotype.
    -- John Amos

    #Struggle #Ongoing #Want

  • I don't support an amnesty.(Cornyn) demands an ongoing focus on security and workplace enforcement before considering steps to grant legal status, let alone citizenship.
    -- John Cornyn

    #Support #Focus #Ongoing

  • There is an ongoing debate about the reform of the U.N. system.
    -- Joschka Fischer

    #Reform #Ongoing #Debate

  • I'm thankful to have Jesus as my Savior. My relationship with God has always been one to where I'm talking to him all day, every day, about anything and everything. It's just a continuous ongoing conversation that I have with the Lord, and I feel like that's brought me closer to Him.
    -- Josh Turner

    #Jesus #Talking #Ongoing

  • You know what's funny is that I have this ongoing relationship with the city of Washington D.C. I went to George Washington University, and my nickname was K-Dub - based on G-Dub - and I'm now on the board of trustees at George Washington University.
    -- Kerry Washington

    #Cities #Boards #Ongoing

  • It is one thing to read the Scriptures and affirm their truth. But until you are in the trenches of trial, until you are faced with life circumstances that test your faith, until you are pressed to the absolute limit of your physical and emotional capacity, until you face the unrelenting stress of ongoing trauma, you never really know how you'll respond to what you may have embraced so easily during a comfortable Bible study.
    -- Kevin Malarkey

    #Stress #Emotional #Ongoing

  • Gun control is part and parcel of the ongoing collectivist effort to eviscerate individual sovereignty and replace it with dependence upon and allegiance to the state.
    -- Lawrence Hunter

    #Gun #Effort #Ongoing

  • Customer service is just a day-in, day-out ongoing, never-ending, unremitting, persevering, compassionate, type of activity.
    -- Leon Gorman

    #Educational #Ongoing #Type

  • The same power that brought Christ back from the dead is operative within those who are Christ’s. The Resurrection is an ongoing thing.
    -- Leon Morris

    #Ongoing #Resurrection #Christ

  • Looking out for your children is an ongoing process throughout your life.
    -- Liam Neeson

    #Children #Ongoing #Your Children

  • It's an ongoing joy being a dad.
    -- Liam Neeson

    #Dad #Joy #Ongoing

  • We all have an ongoing narrative inside our heads, the narrative that is spoken aloud if a friend asks a question. That narrative feels deeply natural to me. We also hang on to scraps of dialogue. Our memories don’t usually serve us up whole scenes complete with dialogue. So I suppose I’m saying that I like to work from what a character is likely to remember, from a more interior place.
    -- Lydia Davis

    #Memories #Character #Ongoing

  • All my life I used to wonder what I would become when I grew up. Then, about seven years ago, I realized that I was never going to grow up--that growing is an ever ongoing process.
    -- M. Scott Peck

    #Growing Up #Years #Ongoing

  • Through these ongoing activities and possibly in the future, a Canadian will go live and work on the International Space Station and we will continue to make Canadians proud of our achievements in space.
    -- Marc Garneau

    #Space #Achievement #Ongoing

  • Kaizen means ongoing improvement involving everybody, without spending much money.
    -- Masaaki Imai

    #Mean #Ongoing #Kaizen

  • Because of our routines we forget that life is an ongoing adventure.
    -- Maya Angelou

    #Adventure #Dreamer #Ongoing

  • Life is an ongoing, never-ending process of re-creation.
    -- Neale Donald Walsch

    #Life #Ongoing #Creation

  • Music is careful attention paid to ongoing experience.
    -- Paul Morley

    #Ongoing #Attention #Music Is

  • The evidence of justification by faith is the ongoing work of sanctification through the Holy Spirit.
    -- Paul Washer

    #Ongoing #Spirit #Holy

  • For the American Indian, the ability of all creatures to share in the process of ongoing creation makes all things sacred.
    -- Paula Gunn Allen

    #Ongoing #Sacred #Creation

  • My own ongoing research among secular Americans-as well as that of a handful of other social scientists who have only recently turned their gaze on secular culture-confirms that nonreligious family life is replete with its own sustaining moral values and enriching ethical precepts.
    -- Phil Zuckerman

    #Culture #Ongoing #Research

  • I maintain an ongoing survey of Internet Publishing and self publishing, so that it is now possible for any writer with a book to get it published at nominal cost or free, and to have it on sale at booksellers like Amazon.com.
    -- Piers Anthony

    #Book #Self #Ongoing

  • You can achieve a goal; you never really achieve your purpose, because your purpose is ongoing. It never stops.
    -- Richard Bach

    #Goal #Purpose #Ongoing

  • Proving yourself in a field where the casualty rate is so notoriously high is an ongoing challenge.
    -- Richard E. Grant

    #Challenges #Ongoing #Fields

  • And so I urge you: carry on an ongoing conversation with God about the daily stuff of life, a little like Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof. For now, do not worry about "proper" praying, just talk to God.
    -- Richard J. Foster

    #Prayer #Worry #Ongoing

  • No enlightened person would deny its premise, but as an ongoing program it is monotonous, limited, locked in a perception of victimization.
    -- Robert Brustein

    #Perception #Ongoing #Enlightened

  • Objects in a park suggest static repose rather than any ongoing dialectic. Parks are finished landscapes for finished art .
    -- Robert Smithson

    #Art #Ongoing #Landscape

  • The universe is not in a steady state; there's an ongoing creative principle in nature, which is driving things onwards.
    -- Rupert Sheldrake

    #Creative #Ongoing #Principles

  • The administration has a disturbing pattern of behavior when it comes to budgeting not only for the ongoing operations in Iraq and Afghanistan but also for military requirements not directly related to these conflicts.
    -- Russ Feingold

    #Military #Iraq #Ongoing

  • I never know what I'm going to do for the Post next. Two weeks ago I had a piece on Homeland Security. This is one of my pig ongoing projects. How unprepared we are for a terrorist attack.
    -- Sally Quinn

    #Two #Pigs #Ongoing

  • It's sort of one ongoing process where writing ends and directing starts.
    -- Sean Durkin

    #Writing #Ongoing #Process

  • The history of the universe is, in effect, a huge and ongoing quantum computation. The universe is a quantum computer.
    -- Seth Lloyd

    #Ongoing #Computer #Quantum

  • I have this massive love for the whole culture of pop music. It's my fascination, my ongoing passion.
    -- Siobhan Fahey

    #Passion #Culture #Ongoing

  • Psychologists have found that we are more likely, in looking back at our lives, to remember high points and dramatic shifts in far greater proportion than ongoing stretches of happiness or misery.
    -- Sissela Bok

    #Happiness #Ongoing #Misery

  • In the networks' endless pursuit of controversy, we should ask what is the end value ... to enlighten or to profit? What is the end result ... to inform or to confuse? How does the ongoing exploration for more action, more excitements, more drama, serve our national search for internal peace and stability.
    -- Spiro T. Agnew

    #Drama #Ongoing #Doe

  • Life is just an ongoing process.
    -- Stefanie Powers

    #Ongoing #Life Is #Process

  • As the ongoing industrial crusade to turn all earthly life to commercial purpose relentlessly impoverishes the biosphere and human culture, our living images of graceful possibility dwindle.
    -- Stephanie Mills

    #Ongoing #Culture #Purpose

  • You have to remember one life, one death–this one! To enter fully the day, the hour, the moment whether it appears as life or death, whether we catch it on the inbreath or outbreath, requires only a moment, this moment. And along with it all the mindfulness we can muster, and each stage of our ongoing birth, and the confident joy of our inherent luminosity. (24)
    -- Stephen Levine

    #Joy #Ongoing #Mindfulness

  • The idea that an author can extricate her or his own ongoing life experience from the tale being written is a conceit of very little worth.
    -- Steven Erikson

    #Ideas #Littles #Ongoing

  • With the help of folks like you and me, Heifer International tackles the problem of hunger one family at a time with gifts of renewable resources - farm animals that are ongoing sources of food and income.
    -- Susan Sarandon

    #Animal #Income #Ongoing

  • While we all could agree that the Zionist ideal is alive and well, there is serious doubt whether the Zionist movement can be said to be an ongoing proposition, fragmented as its components are in ideology and in practice.
    -- Theodore Bikel

    #Practice #Doubt #Ongoing

  • Am I the only person in the world who is shocked and amazed at the ongoing flattery of uebergeek Mark Zuckerberg?
    -- Tom Hodgkinson

    #Zuckerberg #World #Ongoing

  • Innovation is an ongoing process that you build into your culture.
    -- Tony Robbins

    #Innovation #Ongoing #Culture

  • Better to know the quick pain of truth than the ongoing pain of a long-held false hope.
    -- Trudi Canavan

    #Pain #Long #Ongoing

  • I have been recently diagnosed with Sjogren's Syndrome, an autoimmune disease which is an ongoing medical condition that affects my energy level and causes fatigue and joint pain.
    -- Venus Williams

    #Pain #Ongoing #Levels

  • Scientists do what writers do. They also live with an active interiority, only the ongoing speculation in their heads is about relations in the physical world rather than the psychological one.
    -- Vivian Gornick

    #Ongoing #World #Scientist

  • I think of my poems as personal and public at the same time. You could say they serve as psychological overlays. One fits on top of the other, and hopefully there's an ongoing evolution of clarity.
    -- Yusef Komunyakaa

    #Thinking #Ongoing #Clarity

  • Which is one of the dangers of immersion journalism: you can find yourself getting sucked into battles you have nothing to do with, in this case an ongoing battle between Muslims.
    -- Annia Ciezadlo

    #Finding Yourself #Battle #Ongoing

  • I'm always making things, and I have this ongoing practice of compelling stuff that strikes me. Over the course of my life doing this, I've trained myself to do the opposite of what's human nature, and that is to recoil from things I don't like.
    -- Arthur Jafa

    #Opposites #Practice #Ongoing

  • The tedious and convoluted reasoning behind the Supreme Court's ongoing project to expunge all references to God from the public domain.
    -- Benjamin Hart

    #Christian #Religious #Ongoing

  • This "human thing" is the permanent process of seeking the sacred through revealing what is hidden. It is an ever ongoing and indefinite process of understanding and interpretation.
    -- Curtis White

    #Understanding #Ongoing #Sacred

  • Being in love makes me vulnerable. Intimacy on that level can be so exposing. Accepting that vulnerability and allowing myself to be completely transparent is an ongoing process for me.
    -- Danielle Cormack

    #Being In Love #Ongoing #Levels

  • That is the strength of having a trusting and ongoing relationship that draws on our history and moves right on into our present, and I have that kind of marriage.
    -- Diana L. Eck

    #Moving #Ongoing #Kind

  • So many people among non-scientists see science as an unassailable monolith of truth, and it's not. It's an ongoing self-correcting process.
    -- Kitty Ferguson

    #Self #People #Ongoing

  • Slave rebellions, especially the [1791] Haitian Revolution, had an ongoing effect on the ways in which abolitionists talked about ending slavery.
    -- Manisha Sinha

    #Ongoing #Slavery #Way

  • When we were negotiating the ongoing financial period in 2013, I talked myself hoarse. London and Berlin in particular insisted on reducing the budget. So we - to the applause of German journalists - made cuts to central future-oriented areas and slashed the budget for development aid, research and technology.
    -- Martin Schulz

    #Cutting #Technology #Ongoing

  • Television gives you the opportunity to create more of an ongoing camaraderie with everyone you're working with.
    -- Mary Ellen Trainor

    #Opportunity #Giving #Ongoing

  • Herbalife has been a part of the most challenging expeditions that I've done and the products have become a really critical and ongoing part my diet.
    -- Sebastian Copeland

    #Challenges #Ongoing #Done

  • For me, there's the certain focus points that come out, which could reference a song or a pop disco, or something really abstract. It's not totally fulfilling or complete, but rather an ongoing incompleteness. I'm really interested in the audience's relationship with myself, and my relationship with them.
    -- Sue Tompkins

    #Song #Focus #Ongoing

  • Abnormalities in brain function have traditionally been detected using electroencephalography (EEG), which involves the measurement of the ongoing electrical activity generated by the brain.
    -- Aditi Shankardass

    #Brain #Ongoing #Measurement

  • I need sometimes to hang back in the shadows with my pen and paper, and then other times, I need to take center stage in my own creations. The trick is to know when to hang back, and when to step forward. It's a perpetual ongoing balance.
    -- Allison Joseph

    #Shadow #Balance #Ongoing

  • While I regard the Nakba as an ongoing crime that needs to be prosecuted and reversed...Shavit defends its necessity and lectures Palestinians trapped in squalid refugee camps to just get over it.
    -- Max Blumenthal

    #Needs #Ongoing #Lectures

  • When that truth of alien intervention in our planet's affairs and our ongoing contact with an alien culture is finally revealed, it won't be frightening even though it will be a shock.
    -- Philip J. Corso

    #Culture #Ongoing #Aliens

  • Social is about engaging, it's about a conversation, it's about listening and then responding, it's an ongoing conversation with our fan base.
    -- Stephanie McMahon

    #Listening #Fans #Ongoing

  • Life and work are not things apart. Work is more than gaining privileges and possessions; it is ongoing, ecstatic, LIVING experience. When we tap into living experience, we no longer feel as though we must be king. We can just be ALIVE at work! When we live in the bliss, there is no difficulty which is insurmountable. If we miss the bliss, there is no compensation which is adequate.
    -- Laurence Boldt

    #Kings #Missing #Ongoing