Quotation Explorer - 'Catch'

Words calculated to catch everyone may catch no one. - Adlai E. Stevenson Jr.
No company is preferable to bad, because we are more apt to catch the vices of others than their virtues, as disease is far more contagious than health.
Boyhood, like measles, is one of those complaints which a man should catch young and have done with, for when it comes in middle life it is apt to be serious. - P. G. Wodehouse
Self-confidence is something caught and not taught. And, risk-running and chance-taking are the only ways to catch it.
They throw their stones at you not expecting that you would catch them with a smile. But a wise soul knows that what life throws at you today, is only preparing you for a stronger tomorrow. After all, you can't build a castle without first laying down its foundations... - Seja Majeed
You can catch flies with honey, but you catch more honeys bein fly - Keegan 'Straight Barz' Large
Does the person you're throwing those words at have as much strength to catch catch them as you did to throw them? Would you be able to get the pass back just a powerful? - Audrey Regan
Call me a troglodyte; I'd rather peruse those photos alongside my sweetheart, catch the newspaper on the way to work, and page thorough a real book. - Clifford Stoll
Listen.Do you see that you can’t hear snowfall?Look.Do you sensethat you can’t see love?Touch.Do you graspthat you can’t catch poems?Try.Smell this glass. Go on taste this cloud.These material senses won’t get you far untilyou feelthe velvet glove caress your soul. - Kamand Kojouri
Catch from the board of beauty/ Such careless crumbs as fall. - Edna St. Vincent Millay
Insanity runs in my family, but somehow we've always managed to track it down and catch it again. - Pamela Morris
Motherhood is a constant battle of wanting to go to bed early so you can catch up on sleep and wanting to stay awake so you can enjoy some peace and sanity! - Tanya Masse
Ability will never catch up with the demand for it. - Malcolm Forbes
Love is the best invisible net to catch hearts. - Debasish Mridha
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch. - Pope John Paul II
If I could catch a Star and hold it in my hand. I would illuminate those whose life is not so grand. - Stanley Victor Paskavich
Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection, we can catch excellence. - Vince Lombardi
You’ve got to have confidence in the very thing that makes you unique then wait for the world to catch up - Lindsey Stirling
Fate will catch up to you, souls don't have a physical address. - Nikki Rowe
I'm not an insomniac. It's just that my mind is in the best position to catch the weight of all hovering possibilities the moment I lie down. - Joyce Rachelle
I wonder whether, perhaps without realizing it, we seek out the books we need to read. Or whether books themselves, which are intelligent entities, detect their readers and catch their eye. In the end, every book is the I Ching. You pick it up, open it, and there it is, there you are. - Andrés Neuman
a girl should be a butterfly, beautiful,delicate, but hard to catch - my friend
That's the thing with suicide pacts. Sometimes they only really work if they catch you by surprise. - Randy K. Milholland
The dream was always running ahead of me. To catch up, to live for a moment in unison, was the miracle. - Anaïs Nin
You may slip but God isn't going to let you down. His loving arms will always be there to catch you. - Auliq Ice
...you must always be yourself, and do things at your own pace. Someday, you'll catch up. - Natsuki Takaya
Moods can be contagious. Don't catch or spread a bad mood. - Marilyn Suttle
All photographers have to do, is find and catch the story-telling moment. - Alfred Eisenstaedt
Homeschooling is not a race ... You will not get behind, nor do you have to live with guilt that you feel the need to catch up. - Tamara L. Chilver
Jasper set an intercepting course towards that Rhylonian Star Duster. Maybe we can catch them on their blind side.Doesn’t this ship have a cloak? Jaq asks.Miss Synergy, I don’t know what they teach now a’days at the Academy, but ships do not wear clothes. - Nathan Reese Maher
You cannot catch a whale and a fish with the same bait. - Matshona Dhliwayo
I will alway catch you when you fallDaniel Grigori.Fallen - Lauren Kate
It takes those who uses telescope of faith to catch a spiritual vision. To see the invisible things of the Spirit you need the eyes of faith. Faith sees beyond the physical eyes. Live and walk by faith. Christianity is a faith walk. The substance and evidence is seen only with the spiritual eyes. - Prince Akwarandu
The Constitution only guarantees the American people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself. - Benjamin Franklin
You'd better make friends with Time, because sooner or later it will catch up with you. - Eleanor Brownn
Most startups actually start down and only go up if they catch the winds of market demand. - Ryan Lilly
Laws are like cobwebs, which may catch small flies, but let wasps and hornets break through. - Jonathan Swift
You're gonna catch a cold from the ice inside your soul - Christina Perri
Coat your words with honey if you want to catch bees. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Joy is prayer - Joy is strength - Joy is love - Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls. - Mother Teresa
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover. - Mark Twain
Wooing a woman is like fishing; the quality of your catch is determined by the quality of your bait. - Matshona Dhliwayo
You have to wait for your mind to catch up with whatever it is it’s working on; then you can write a novel. - James M. Cain
Brahman is the ultimate reality; it is simultaneously Saguna and Nirguna; divisions are due to ignorance. Mind and intellect can never catch hold of it; they have only one option and that is to merge with it. - Amit Ray
Fish in another man's pond and you will catch crabs. - Habeeb Akande
She wildly burned for the one she loved and he stood there watching, hoping he too would catch a blaze from the violence stirring in her heart. - Robert M. Drake
Catch sunbeams in a mirror! A reflection of a sunbeam can melt an iceberg. - Lara Biyuts
Catch your people doing something right and let them know you appreciate it.
Joy is a net of love in which you can catch souls. - Mother Teresa
The U.S. Constitution doesn't guarantee happiness, only the pursuit of it. Your have to catch up with it yourself. - Benjamin Franklin
I took a breath and let it go and suddenly the air was crisper and my lungs lighter and suddenly there was him saying my name in different ways and I catch myself throwing glances in the mirror, seeing someone I don’t know quite yet but I can’t wait to, and that is the start of everything. - Charlotte Eriksson
If you want to catch your dreams, you have to drop your fears. - Anton Rubaclini
If you must catch, you must not fear what is being thrown. - TemitOpe Ibrahim
Catch your dreams before they slip awayDying all the timeLose your dreamsAnd you will lose your mind - Rolling Stones
Trust your heart if the seas catch fire, live by love though the stars walk backward. - E.E. Cummings
I thought we were going to take a 20-mule team out to the Grand Canyon and get a Bunsen burner and a bow and arrow, and whatever you can catch you cook. And it’s gotta be gourmet and it better look good. - The Creators of Top Chef
My idea of working for a living is not going to office and earning a salary. It is to build a log house and catch my own fish and till some soil. - Girish Kohli
You can chase love. If you are lucky enough to catch it…is it really yours? - Brian MacLearn
Small bait cast properly can catch big fish. - Matshona Dhliwayo
My soul has always remembered you, my mind is just trying to catch up. - Nikki Rowe
Perdition catch my soul, but I do love thee! and when I love thee not, Chaos is come again. - William Shakespeare
If Christians are all loving and full of God's grace (like some of us really are), do they truly love their neighbor? Would they catch a grenade for one of us (like some of us would for them because we truly have love in our hearts)? - Solange nicole
Real Men can commit to 1 person. Only boys are "Players", pimps usually get lock up or die at the end of movies, & dogs catch fleas! - Surgeo Bell
No company is preferable to bad. We are more apt to catch the vices of others than virtues, as disease is far more contagious than health. - Charles Caleb Colton
Catch the life with the agility of a dog trying to get a hold of the flying Frisbee! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The best thing is to walk on the right path without looking back, without knowing who is following you because you must walk with your own speed, with your own freedom! Your followers will catch you or your ideas somehow somewhere ahead, somewhere in time! - Mehmet Murat ildan
It's hard to catch up when you are running second in a race with time. - Avinash Rao
If I have learnt anything, it is that life forms no logical patterns. It is haphazard and full of beauties which I try to catch as they fly by, for who knows whether any of them will ever return? - Margot Fonteyn
You can't kick me down, I'm already on the ground. No, you can't, but you couldn't catch me anyhow.Blue skies, but the sun isn't comming out, no. Today, it is like I'm under a heavy cloud." (Runaway) - Avril Lavigne
During our first date,I wanted to hold your hand so badI almost cut mine offand threw it at youto see if you would catch it - Colin Gilbert
Catch the good point and appreciate it. - Debasish Mridha
Don’t run from your feelings; sooner or later, they’ll catch up and throw you down." EL Meeting life on life's terms! - Evinda Lepins
Running my fastest not from my past. Running from those who have hurt me in it. And, they can't catch me anymore. I escaped from the land of make believe. - Jill Telford
The past will only catch you, if you ran from it to begin with. - Nikki Rowe
In our frenzied attempts to catch up with life, we run right past it. Once we have run past it, what we are in reality attempting to catch is ourselves. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Funny how nobody talks on the tubes, isn't it? I rarely catch the tube myself, or lifts. Confined spaces, everybody shuts down. Why is that? Perhaps we think everybody on the tube is a potential psychopath or a drunk,so we close down and pretend to read a book or something. - John Hannah
People live on the flow of the daily reality and they surge on the waves of hazy expectations. They can experience pleasant junctures and try to catch and enjoy each special moment that is offered to them. Until life takes them by surprise. - Erik Pevernagie
Stretching his hand out to catch the stars, he forgets the flowers at his feet. - Jeremy Bentham
If you fall for someone, make sure they’re there to catch you. - Matshona Dhliwayo
When a situation becomes too uncomfortable for you, it's either it's way bigger than you can handle or you've become too big for it. The catch, though, is that you decide which is - To outgrow it or let it grow all over you. - Ufuoma Apoki
I wouldn't describe myself as lacking in confidence, but I would just say that - the ghosts you chase you never catch. - John Malkovich
But what if you're wrong?What if there's more?What if there's hope you never dreamed of hoping for?What if you jump?And just close your eyes?What if the arms that catch you, catch you by surprise?What if He's more than enough?What if it's love? - Nichole Nordeman
There is a way to look at the past. Don't hide from it. It will not catch you if you don't repeat it. - Pearl Bailey
Excellent wretch! Perdition catch my soul,But I do love thee! and when I love thee not, Chaos is come again. - William Shakespeare
Healing from a loss doesn't happen on schedule.You need to give the head and heart time to catch up with the reality. - Wordions
One who fishes in shallow waters limits the kind of fish he can catch. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Does your guilty past catch up so fast with your age? You've been robbing hex nuts, cap nuts, lock nuts and wing nuts. No wonder you have turned into a greedy nut." ~ , If I Could Tell You - Angelica Hopes
She is like a butterfly, Beautiful to look at But hard to catch. - Nikki Rowe
If you want to catch something, running after it isn't always the best way. - Lois McMaster Bujold
When God throws something your way, catch it! - Chriscinthia Blount
Never chase a person that doesn't know your worth because the moment you catch him you will always feel you were never good enough. - Shannon L. Alder
One cannot make bargains for blissesOr catch them like fishes in netsAnd sometimes the things that life misses Help more than the things that it gets. - Alice Carey
When you are looking for love, then love is spreading its net to catch you. - Debasish Mridha
Opportunity is not a rock, it is a bird! You either catch it or you miss it! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The best way to catch a bee is using its own honey. - Matshona Dhliwayo
He continues to smile expectantly. I take a step back. I don't want to catch whatever he has. He is a disturbing out-of-uniform Santa. - Augusten Burroughs
The Muse herself makes some men inspired, from whom a chain of other men is strung out who catch their own inspiration from theirs. - Plato
Your destiny - by hook or crook, by this way or that, at some corner or nook - will catch up with you. - Fakeer Ishavardas
I thought you wanted to catch a camel," you tried again."No.""I want to.""Well, you go then."You laughed. "I want your beautiful face where I can see it - Lucy Christopher
if not try then catch - Ahmad Moawad
I guess this thing we call faith is a climb. I always wanted to think of it as a big slide straight into the arms of God who waits at the bottom to catch us. But instead, He's a God who's on top of things - & like any mountain you climb, the closer we get to Him, the steeper the terrain. - Lisa Samson
If karma doesn't catch up, God will surely pick up the slack. - Anthony Liccione
i love you then i hate you,i wanna throw you from a cliff and the go at the bottom to catch you - shafrin chowdhury
I sometimes ask these questions to myself: Are you chasing a dream just to prove that you can catch it? Will it really bring you happiness and fulfillment? Is it really your dream or just an illusion that you want to play on people's eyes? Isn't it time to forget it and embrace your real calling? - Jorge P. Guerrero
A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier. - Tom Stoppard
Trust should be like the feeling of a one year old babywhen you throw him in the air,he laughsbecause he knows you will catch him; - Abhishek Thakore
And then you’ll catch yourself thinking about something or someone who has no connection with the past. Someone who’s only yours. And you’ll realize… that this is where your life is. - Colm Tóibín
The pursuit of truth shall set you free - even if you never catch up with it. - Clarence Darrow
Catch 22 - Joseph Heller
I've got dreams and goals waiting for me to catch up to them - Teresa Marie Garcia
[Home educator] take time during the holidays to catch your breath and enjoy homeschooling in a new, refreshing way (and to learn the value of bookmarks like I did.☺) - Tamara L. Chilver
The mind is an invisible net that can catch any event with its power of perception. - Debasish Mridha
I find that I spend a tremendous amount of time chasing the praises of men rather than sitting with the praises of God. The former is something I attempt to catch, the latter catches me. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
I was trying to help... The more I try to catch up, the farther I fall behind. - Veronica Rossi
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do then by the ones you did. So, throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover. - Mark Twain
We have to be ready for the blessings God tosses at us. In order to catch your blessing, you have to let go of your burden. - Raylene Roybal
When you can't escape your mind then God is telling your heart to catch up. Fight for the balance you need. - Shannon L. Alder
(From chapter on Getting Started at Stanford).Go ahead, go to all your parties. Go ahead and go home to your families and friends every weekend. You are probably smarter than me. But it doesn't matter. While you are goofing around, I'm gonna be studying, and I'm gonna catch you. - Peter Rogers
Even Karma rewards generosity. The good that you do must surely catch up with you! - Chinonye J. Chidolue
...space flight still had a long way to go to catch up with the safety record of the milkshake industry. - Kevin Fong
Kevin was sitting on the railing waiting patiently and looking up at the sky with his mouth agape in a totally comical way. Kayn walked up beside him and teased, Trying to catch flies? (The Children of Ankh series) - Kim Cormack
You must lose a fly to catch a trout. - George Herbert
Let the spark in you catch fire and burn into the air, so that it may light up the sky. - Saim .A. Cheeda
Many people in life will catch your eye, but few will catch your heart. Make sure you notice the difference. - Lorri Faye
I have fallen behind time, and am too old to catch it again. Even the noise it makes a long way ahead confuses me. - Chareles Dickens
i"ll always catch you when you fall." -Daniel ,, torment - Lauren Kate
Keep your eyes open and try to catch people in your company doing something right, then praise them for it. - Tom Hopkins
We’re conditioned to think that our lives revolve around great moments. But great moments often catch us unaware beautifully wrapped in what others may consider a small one. - Kent Nurburn
The older I grow, the less important the comma becomes. Let the reader catch his own breath. - Elizabeth Clarkson Zwart
When a fairy tale ends a new one starts. Close your eyes and say ‘once upon a time’ with me; who knows we may catch the beginning of a fairy tale which will bless us with a happy ending.By - Ted`s Tale - T. Afsin Ilgar
If I throw out a boathook from the boat and catch hold of the shore and pull, do I pull the shore to me, or do I pull myself to the shore? Prayer is not pulling God to my will, but the aligning of my will to the will of God. - E. Stanley Jones
Two centuries ago, a former European colony decided to catch up with Europe. It succeeded so well that the United States of America became a monster, in which the taints, the sickness and the inhumanity of Europe have grown to appalling dimensions - Frantz Fanon
To catch the dream you are chasing, change is required. - Chris Burkmenn
reach for the stars because even if you fall there are always the clouds to catch you - Ella Corbett
When I Find Myself in A Depressed State, I Try and Write to Feel Better. However, If Writing Doesn't Work, Then You Can Almost Always Catch Me Watching Cartoons on Television, Like Scooby-Dooby-Do or The Munster’s. Unfortunately, I Am Watching These Programs Nearly Every Day. - Chris Mentillo
A spoken word is not a sparrow. Once it flies out, you can't catch it. - Russian Proverb
I want a woman to love me for me and not just for my piggly diggly...You catch my drift? - Bruno Mars
I fell in love, and she fanned my flames. They spread to soon, Quickly and uncontrollably. I had finally found the one willing to catch fire, side by side, while the world watched us burn. - J. Raymond
Thus the metric system did not really catch on in the States, unless you count the increasing popularity of the nine-millimeter bullet. - Dave Barry
They say when you meet the love of your life, time stops, and that's true. What they don't tell you is that when it starts again, it moves extra fast to catch up. - Daniel Wallace
My theory on housework is, if the item doesn't multiply, smell, catch fire, or block the refrigerator door, let it be. No one else cares. Why should you? - Erma Bombeck
To catch any fish, give it what it eats. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Dare to DreamYes, if you can dare to dream.Surely you can catch the sunlight's beam.While all else seems to fail.Truth shall forever prevail.(Copyright excerpts from the poem and published poetry book 'From the Silence Within - Madhavi Sood
The guilty catch themselves.
The more you chase money, the harder it is to catch it. - Mike Tatum
Maybe one day we’ll find that place, where you and I could be together and we’ll catch our dreams within the waves of change. So hear me, you are not alone. - Robert M. Drake
An eagle can catch a fish in the ocean of impossibility because he pursues and focuses on only one fish. - Debasish Mridha
Homeschooling is not a race ... You will not get behind nor do you have to live with guilt that you feel the need to catch up. - Tamara L. Chilver
I can chase you, and I can catch you,but there is nothing I can do to make you mine. - Morrissey
If you want to catch beasts you don't see every day,You have to go places quite out of the way,You have to go places no others can get to.You have to get cold and you have too get wet, too. - Dr. Seuss
MY EFFORTS FAIL I DON'T CRY,EVEN I CAN'T CATCH DREAMS SKY,I DIDN'T GIVE UP N ALWAYS TRY,MY MIND QUESTION ME WHY?MY HEART REMIND TO FLY. - merlin8thomas
A lie is like a cat: you need to stop it before it gets out the door or it’s really hard to catch. - Charles M. Blow
Xander, there are two certainties in life--death and truth. They will both pursue you to your grave. There is no escaping them. But we run from them anyway in hopes that somehow we can slip by unnoticed. In the end, one or both of them catch up. Running doesn't solve anything. - A.C. Williams
There’s a difference between being in love and thinking you’re in love. Real love is unconditional. If Eva truly loved me, she wouldn't try to make me love her. She would accept how I feel, without the catch. - Nichole Beamer
You can always chase a dream but it will not count if you never catch it. - Malcolm X
Every broken piece of me fell on every broken piece of you and when I took the missing parts, like the emptiness of me I saw the emptiness of you and I poured my half upon you to fill you whole. I risked it all just to dream you complete and catch you one day free in the wild. - Robert M. Drake
Catch my heart and take my Hand to find yourself some Big Time Love. - Gemini Rising Rockin' Machine, The
It is the writer who might catch the imagination of young people, and plant a seed that will flower and come to fruition. - Isaac Asimov
I catch movement from the corner of my eye. A tell slender boy stands near us, just a few feet away. Adrenaline bangs through my system. I shove Abel behind me and whip my knife from where I’d hidden it in my boot. Who the hell are you? - Georgia Clark
The trick about falling is to catch yourself before you hit the dirt. - William Ritter
Use your enemy's hand to catch a snake. - Persian Proverb
But you can catch yourself entertaining habitually certain ideas and setting others aside; and that, I think, is where our personal destinies are largely decided. - Alfred North Whitehead
If we don't chase things--sometimes the things following us can catch up. - L. M. Montgomery
The play's the thingWherein I'll catch the conscience of the king. - William Shakespeare
When you lose someone you love, you die too, and you wait around for your body to catch up. - John Scalzi
I Have Learned Why People Work So Hard To Succeed: It Is Because They Envy The Things Their Neighbors Have. But It Is Useless. It Is Like Chasing The Wind....It Is Better To Have Only A Little, With Peace Of Mind, Than Be Busy All The Time With Both Hands, Trying To Catch The Wind - Anonymous
I have a bad habit of wolfing down things that catch my eye. - Katze Snow
Face it," Gary told her kindly. "You'll never catch up. You just do as much as you can and take the punishments without saying anything. Sometimes I wonder if that isn't what they're really trying to teach us--to take plenty and keep our mouths shut. - Tamora Pierce
Love is an invisible net through which we touch and catch hearts, minds, and souls. - Debasish Mridha
Catch your friends doing something good and tell them about it. - Glenn C. Stewart
Logic is a net to catch a „fish with. And the Truth is like water that can not be caught with net - Anatoliy Obraztsov
Ask for a fish, and you only get one; ask for a net, and you can catch dozens. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Eye contact: how souls catch fire. - Yahia Lababidi
Adolescence is like a heavy rain. Even though you catch a cold from it, you still look forward to experiencing it once again.(From 'In Those Bygone Years, The Girl We All Went After' the novel) - Giddens Ko
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