Quotation Explorer - 'Farther'

The farther the experiment is from theory the closer it is to the Nobel Prize.
There are few qualities more vital than a strong yearning. That desire to reach a little farther, to be a little more, yearning...for a piece of something greater, can often make all the difference. - Steve Goodier
The farther you venture into the forest the more valuable the fruit. - Matshona Dhliwayo
In your daily life, let your destined visions be farther than your gifted sight and your ultimate joy be vibrant than your demeaning worries. Think big, dream big. - Israelmore Ayivor
Wisdom at the mountain-foot sees farther than intelligence at the mountaintop. - Matshona Dhliwayo
He who walks with the wise goes farther than he who runs with fools. - Matshona Dhliwayo
I was trying to help... The more I try to catch up, the farther I fall behind. - Veronica Rossi
... walk in the footprints of his ancestors. This land is a museum of man's ancient history. The American has gone to the moon and found dust, he's going farther away to look for other planets, very good. But know thyself first. That is what I would tell my American friend. - tsegaye gebre medhin
Every time you do a good deed you shine the light a little farther into the dark. And the thing is, when you're gone that light is going to keep shining on, pushing the shadows back. - Charles de Lint
The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see. - Winston S. Churchill
We are going to the moon that is not very far. Man has so much farther to go within himself. - Anaïs Nin
With the greatest force within, you can go farther. - Lailah Gifty Akita
The universe is a deep, still body of water in which we all swim. Every move that we make creates a ripple that echoes across reality and the deeper that we swim, the more force those waves carry and the farther they may span. - Cristen Rodgers
The knowledge you acquire in an area of study is accompanied by an incalculable ignorance. The farther we get into anything, we learn that we have even farther to go. - Chris Matakas
You can go a long way with a smile. You can go a lot farther with a smile and a gun. - Al Capone
Philosophy is the toil which can never tire persons engaged in it. All ways are strewn with roses, and the farther you go, the more enchanting objects appear before you and invite you on. - Mary Wortley Montagu
Jonah shifts to lean back a little farther, moaning as he does. Holy heck, my leg hurts, he says, still with that strained, forced lightness.Again, Hallelujah mimics his tone. ‘Holy heck’? That’s cutting it close.I have a gash in my leg the size of the Mississippi. I can say whatever I want. - Kathryn Holmes
The farther behind I leave the past, the closer I am to forging my own character. - Isabelle Eberhardt
Do not expect to arrive at certainty in every subject which you pursue. There are a hundred things wherein we mortals. . . must be content with probability, where our best light and reasoning will reach no farther.
The man who follows the crowd will get no farther than the crowd. A man who walks alone is likely to get places no one has ever been before.
A lie travels farther than the truth. - Irish Proverb
There's always farther to go and more to do and mountains to climb; that's what I look forward to. - Jennifer Aniston
When we forgive we are telling God that we have faith in him to fight our injustices. It might not seem possible when you are standing in a storm, but when you take the high road you can see farther than you can now. - Shannon L. Alder
The longer you look back, the farther you can look forward. - Winston S. Churchill
In our quest to know life, we have only succeeded in going farther away from our self! Fortunately, to come back home, only one way exists - BEING IN THE NOW!While there are numerous ways to escape life, fortunately, only one way to lead it - BEING IN THE NOW! - Ramana Pemmaraju
The strength within you is the fuel for farther flight - Lailah Gifty Akita
In human relations a little language goes farther than a little of almost anything else. Whereas one language now often makes a wall, two can make a gate.
The farther you go, however, the harder it is to return. The world has many edges, and it's easy to fall off. - Anderson Cooper
The rich and powerful always seem to prefer the tops of buildings. Hasn't anyone ever explained to them that higher just means you have farther to fall? -- Anita Blake - Laurell K. Hamilton
What I discovered I liked best about striking out on my bicycle was that the farther I got from home, the more interesting and unusual my thoughts became. - Richard Russo
We look around us and we find ourselves confused as to why the world has fallen into such deep darkness. And standing in this descending darkness, what we need to realize is that the farther we move from God, the darker everything gets. And no light of man can illuminate that kind of darkness. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
I suggest that the only books that influence us are those for which we are ready, and which have gone a little farther down our own particular path than we have yet got ourselves. - E. M. Forster
The more you rationalize, the more you move farther away from your authentic self. - Shannon L. Alder
For men, the answer was always the same and never farther away than the nearest sword. For a woman, a mother, the way was stonier and harder to know. - George R.R. Martin
You were my dock. I am just a mere ship that has drifted farther and farther into the vast water. Many docks are in range, but I have yet to anchor and tie my rope. - A.M.L
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