Limits Quotes

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People are pretty much alike. It's only that our differences are more susceptible to definition than our similarities.
[Happiness] [People] [Ernest Hemingway] [Limits]

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Most people are not really free. They are confined by the niche in the world that they carve out for themselves.They limit themselves to fewer possibilities by the narrowness of their vision.
[Vision] [Limits] [V S Naipaul]

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I would be going until I went over the bounds of reality and was then caught up in a profound wish to be dead without having to go through the shaming defeat of suicide.
[Reality] [Defeat] [Limits] [Joshua Logan]

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Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them.
[Albert Einstein] [Limits]

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The only thing that could spoil a day was people. People were always the limiters of happiness except for the very few that were as good as spring itself.
[Happiness] [People] [Ernest Hemingway] [Limits]

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As we advance in life, we learn the limits of our abilities.
[Life] [Limits] [James Anthony Froude]

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The limits of my language mean the limits of my world
[Language] [Limits] [Ludwig Wittgenstein]

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The only limits are, as always, those of vision.
[Limits] [James Broughton]

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The limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those whom they oppose.
[Limits] [Frederick Douglass]

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Everyone takes the limits of his own vision for the limits of the world.
[Arthur Schopenhauer] [Limits]

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There are no limits to either time or distance, except as man himself may make them. I have but to touch the wind to know these things.
[Limits] [Hal Borland]

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I recognize my limits but when I look around I realise I am not living exactly in a world of giants
[Limits] [Giulio Andreotti]

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There are no such things as limits to growth, because there are no limits to the human capacity for intelligence, imagination, and wonder
[Growth] [Ronald Reagan] [Limits]

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Oh, I'm not just going too far, I've arrived.
[Jose Saramago] [José Saramago] [Limits] [Going Too Far]

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The garden of the world has no limits, except in your mind.
[Rumi] [Limits]

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Boundaries aren't all bad. That's why there are walls around mental institutions.
[Limits] [Boundaries] [Peggy Noonan]

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I mean that gods do not limit men. Men limit men.
[Men] [Gods] [Tom Robbins] [Limits]

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Unlike a fountain that circulates the same water in an enclosed, perpetually recycling system, a human being circulates thoughts in an unlimited reservoir of self. Don't limit yourself to being a mere fountain when you contain an ocean.
[Thinking] [Vera Nazarian] [Thought] [Ocean] [Depth] [Originality] [Limits] [Fountain] [Original]

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We had entered an era of limitlessness, or the illusion thereof, and this in itself is a sort of wonder. My grandfather lived a life of limits, both suffered and strictly observed, in a world of limits. I learned much of that world from him and others, and then I changed; I entered the world of labor-saving machines and of limitless cheap fossil fuel. It would take me years of reading, thought, and experience to learn again that in this world limits are not only inescapable but indispensable.
[Wendell Berry] [Limits]