Quotation Explorer - 'Limits'

…is postmodernity the pastime of an old man who scrounges in the garbage-heap of finality looking for leftovers, who brandishes unconsciousnesses, lapses, limits, confines, goulags, parataxes, non-senses, or paradoxes, and who turns this into the glory of his novelty, into his promise of change? - Jean-François Lyotard
Patience has its limits. Take it too far, and it's cowardice. - George Jackson
The limits of my language are the limits of my universe. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
You (Millennials) are the generation most afraid of real community because it inevitably limits freedom and choice. Get over your fear. - Timothy J. Keller
My thoughts are limitless. Social conditioning creates the limits. I like to overtake those and like to go where my thoughts take me. - Debasish Mridha
The only real limitation on your abilities is the level of your desires. If you want it badly enough, there are no limits on what you can achieve. - Brian Tracy
The limits of my language means the limits of my world. - Ludwig Wittgenstein
One who fishes in shallow waters limits the kind of fish he can catch. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Your limits are set by your thoughts. Remember, you can change them by changing your thoughts. - Debasish Mridha
The only way most people recognize their limits is by trespassing on them. - Tom Morris
If you can't think beyond your limits you can't extend your limits. - apoorv.org
College is the grinding machine of the Mathematical Establishment, a conveyor belt that takes individuals from one cookie cutter to another so that the product comes within tight control limits out of the assembly line. - Bill Gaede
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible. - Arthur C. Clarke
Laws should act as the lower limits of acceptable behavior, not as a guide to noble action. - George Hammond
.."I let people walk away, the one who loved me, the one who cares for me, I push them to their limits but the saddest part is...I felt nothing, too much pain makes me numb.. - gracetamio
Have more humility. Remember you don't know the limits of your own abilities. Successful or not, if you keep pushing beyond yourself, you will enrich your own life and maybe even please a few strangers. - A.L. Kennedy
The limits of tyrants are prescribed by the endurance of those whom they oppose.
Givers have to set limits because takers rarely do. - Irma Kurtz
Anyone who has experienced a strange episode in their life that defies all present scientific knowledge can appreciate the limits of human knowledge. There's nothing like such an event to make you keenly aware of how little we truly know and understand. - Steven Symes
Power is brilliant Beauty is madnessObsession is addictionPerfection is suicidal, I was born beyond the limits of an ordinary being. So honey make use of it I exist therefore to celebrate or to die. - Samuel Pineda Jr.
We learn by example and by direct experience because there are real limits to the adequacy of verbal instruction. - Malcolm Gladwell
Science, as long as it limits itself to the descriptive study of the laws of nature, has no moral or ethical quality and this applies to the physical as well as the biological sciences. - Ernst Boris Chain
There are no speed limits on the road to love; that is why some arrive instantly. - Matshona Dhliwayo
Your limits are somewhere up there, waiting for you to reach beyond infinity. - Arnold Henry
To become truly human,one has to try an release oneself from the shackles of race,religion and nationality.The quantum of humanism one acquires is inevitably filtered when one limits oneself."-(Kant Lecture,20090) - Ashoka Jahnavi Prasad
It's not technology that limits us. We're the limitation. Our technology is an expression of our intelligence and creativity, so the limitations of our technology are a reflection of our own limitations. We can't fundamentally advance technology until we fundamentally advance ourselves. - Christian Cantrell
The limits of the possible can only be defined by going beyond them into the impossible - Arthur C. Clarke
Nature gave us pain as a messaging device to tell us that we are approaching, or that we have exceeded, our limits in some way. - Ray Dalio
I knew I was putting you under immense pressure when I rejected your work the other day. I set an impossible deadline - yet you have met it with work that I can only call outstanding. As your teacher, I had to push you to your limits so that you could recognize your own true potential. - A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
In Life There are No Limits, Only Plateaus. - Bruce Lee
God has placed no limits to the exercise of the intellect he has given us, on this side of the grave. - Sir Francis Bacon
For those who have true love, have no limits of expressing their love to one another yet it is a sad fact that those who are searching for love, fear expressing their love to even those who love them. - Auliq Ice
Government exists to protect us from each other. Where government has gone beyond its limits is in deciding to protect us from ourselves. - Ronald Reagan
You don't want to just get by, you want to get ahead. You don't want to settle for mediocrity, you want to strive for greatness. You don't want to get lost in the crowd, you want to stand out and lead the charge. Pushing the limits of your potential isn't easy, but it will be worth it. - Michael J. Schiemer
In the province of the mind what is believed true is true or becomes true within limits to be learned by experience and experiment. These limits are further beliefs to be transcended. In the province of the mind there are no limits. - Dr. John Lilly
We're all made of stories. When they finally put us underground, the stories are what will go on. Not forever, perhaps, but for a time. It's a kind of immortality, I suppose, bounded by limits, it's true, but then so's everything. - Charles de Lint
No excuses will lead to no regrets which will give you no limits to your potential. - James Gordon
There are no speed limits on the road to excellence.
Life appear's across the limits. - Sohail Umar
Dare to think the unimaginable, imagine the unthinkable, dream of that which will never happen, yet continue to aspire and to test the limits of your very being and those around you. - Mark W. Boyer
Once you've recognized your own limits, you've raised yourself to a higher level of being, since you're closer to the real you... - Banana Yoshimoto
Darkness, that is, ignorance, limits our visibility. - Sunday Adelaja
I always have the feeling we are merely fearfully trying to save room for God; I would rather speak of God at the center than at the limits, in strength rather than weakness, and thus in human life and goodness rather than in death and guilt. - Dietrich Bonhoeffer
A man limits his abilities himself according to his created interest, and then he pays very little attention to unliked things. Understand that man can become whatever he wants to be, just Interest and Want play the role. - Faisal Nawaz Maitlo
Life has no limits. We are limited by our expectations. - Debasish Mridha
Like imagination, consciousness has no limits. - Debasish Mridha
To trust yourself to test your limits. That is the courage to succeed. - Bernard Edmonds
In the defense of our nation, a president must be a clear-eyed realist. There are limits to the smiles and scowls of diplomacy. Armies and missiles are not stopped by stiff notes of condemnation. They are held in check by strength and purpose and the promise of swift punishment. - George W. Bush
The longing for a man, as you know, is a grand escape. It can arch your mental process to extremes so that, like a gymnast or a ballerina, you’re contorted to such outrageous limits I’m speaking of passion that nothing else matters. I wanted this. I desired diversion. - Vicki Covington
Something that is set can be broken, so are society standards and limits. - Unarine Ramaru
The limits of freedom of expression is tautological: it ends at the point where it begins to affect the freedom of expression of others. - Rafael k Nunes
There is a measure in everything. There are fixed limits beyond which and short of which right cannot find a resting place. - Horace
The world as it is is the world as God sees it, not as we see it. Our vision is distorted, not so much by the limits of finitude as by sin and ignorance. But the more we raise ourselves in the scale of being, the more will our ideas about God and the world correspond to reality. - William R. Inge
It's said that 'power corrupts', but actually it's more true that power attracts the corruptible. The sane are usually attracted by other things than power. When they do act, they think of it as service, which has limits. The tyrant, though, seeks mastery, for which he is insa- tiable, implacable.
The instant that any government obtains a monetary printing press, it becomes a deeply dishonest government, empowered to rob people by stealth. A government with the power to print money knows no limits. - Jeffrey Tucker
The world of reality has its limits; the world of imagination is boundless. - Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Be a woman of confidence, not cockiness. Know your boundaries, set no limits. Speak your kindness and turn your back to conformed groups. The only way to be a woman of change in this world, is to walk what you talk and set your own soul free first. - Nikki Rowe
You are perceptual beings with different vantage points and - it does not matter how much information is given - you cannot see beyond the vibrational limits of where you are standing. You cannot live or see or experience outside of your own individual beliefs. - Abraham Hicks
The two limits of every unit of thinking are a perplexed, troubled, or confused situation at the beginning, and a cleared up, unified, resolved situation at the close. - John Dewey
The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible. - Arthur C. Clarke
Never set limits when you are loving someone. - Debasish Mridha
Education: that which reveals to the wise, and conceals from the stupid, the vast limits of their knowledge. - Mark Twain
To fall down is to face the weakness of my humanity, test the mettle of my character, and push the limits of my strength. Therefore, falling down will tell me who I am far more clearly than most things I might learn when I’m standing up. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Anything beyond the limits and grasp of the human mind is either illusion or futility; and because your god having to be one or the other of the two, in the first instance I should be mad to believe in him, and in the second a fool. - Marquis de Sade
Love should not have limits but you have to know that our actions have consequences. - Stephen D. Matthews
It would appear that we have reached the limits of what it is possible to achieve with computer technology, although one should be careful with such statements, as they tend to sound pretty silly in 5 years.
Whatever limits us, we call Fate. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
The only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible. - Arthur C. Clarke
Boundaries represent awareness, knowing what the limits are and then respecting those limits. - David W. Earle
The only limits are those of vision.
The universal and lasting establishment of peace constitutes not merely a part, but the whole final purpose and end of the science of right as viewed within the limits of reason. - Immanuel Kant
We all make our limits, and we set them further out than we have any right.
…if you have someone who wants to heal, sometime they will respond to the unconventional. Their minds are more open to healing, so their bodies become more willing too. I believe that medication, while a wonderful thing, has its limits. That there are answers to be found in the unconventional. - Daisy Whitney
Can't let limits get ya. - John Froehner
All things are possible to those who believe in themselves. Live a life without limits. Believe in yourself. Break through the ceiling of limitation. Develop high confidence and connect yourself to total success. - Mark F. LaMoure
Transcend your doubts.Transcend your fears.Transcend your weaknesses.Transcend your limits. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The true value of man is shown when with all freedom possible, he sets himself limits. - Anonymous
The power to tax, once conceded, has no limits; it contains until it destroys.
The Amusement of every second is not a tolerable limit.But as it is, now it's all set on the highest limits of the sky.Mind Body Spirit,learn Transcend Teach. - J.T.Abraham
If left to my own simplistic devices and the sorely scant limits of my abilities, would I not die a death of the blandest sort imaginable? And should I not thank God that He graciously gifted me with an imagination that renders such a death entirely unimaginable? - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Transform your desire into love, and limits start to lose their usefulness. - Eric Micha'el Leventhal
The difference between genius and stupidity is that genius has its limits - Anonymous
To be pleased with one's limits is a wretched state. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
A man or a woman can inspire such deep fantasy and emotion that through the lovemaking embrace of a partners body we make break through the limits of the human condition to touch upon another level of reality. - Thomas Moore
Remember your created limits. So much of workaholism is a defiance of the physical limitations that God our creator has imposed upon us. - Tim Challies
Without a vision to guide our path, and without ambition that knows no limits, we can never build a bright future for generations to come. - Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum
The limits of your language are the limits of your world. - Ludwig Wittgenstein
Chaos limits the free-flow of love and becomes a roadblock to what family members want most and sadly, it becomes the normal for the family. - David W. Earle
Every person takes the limits of their own field of vision for the limits of the world. - Arthur Schopenhauer
Black and white thinking limits understanding and feedback, two necessary ingredients for successful resolution in creative conflict and successful understanding. - David W. Earle
The world needs the kind of education by means of which character is formed, strength of the mind is increased and the human intellect is expanded beyond its own limits. - Abhijit Naskar
The world owes all its onward impulses to men ill at ease. The happy man inevitably confines himself within ancient limits. - Nathaniel Hawthorne
Experience has taught me this, that we undo ourselves by impatience. Misfortunes have their life and their limits, their sickness and their health. - Michel de Montaigne
Shatter the limits in your mind and you shatter the limits in your life. - Matshona Dhliwayo
We are the nation of human progress, and who will, what can, set limits to our onward march? - John L. O'Sullivan
The world is a spheroid, designed to never end. We can explore it without limits, and we will have not end. - Alexa Jade
Anyone who limits her vision to memories of yesterday is already dead. - Lily Langtry
Genius is the ability to push one's limits beyond the limits each time, every endeavour. - Chandrakant Kaluram Mhatre
It is not over. Champions extend their limits and make things happen. - Amit Ray
A blind man's world is bounded by the limits of his touch; an ignorant man's world by the limits of his knowledge: a great man's world by the limits of his vision. - E. Paul Hovey
The struggle of literature is in fact a struggle to escape from the confines of language; it stretches out from the utmost limits of what can be said; what stirs literature is the call and attraction of what is not in the dictionary. - Italo Calvino
For god sake, don't put limits on your life. Do what you want, work on what you want and don't listen to people - which haven't succeeded what you want to succeed. - Deyth Banger
The only limits in our life are those we impose on ourselves." - - Bob Proctor
To enjoy beauty in the company of myself is to experience beauty bound by the limits of the sole person that I am. But, to experience beauty in the company of God is to experience beauty bound by the limits of Who God is, which is to experience beauty without limits. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Every time we compromise, push the limits, or forego Biblical boundaries, we cheat on God…we hurt Him. - Jayce O'Neal
The limits of your imagination create the boundaries of your world. - Debasish Mridha
Set Goals, not Limits. - Manoj Vaz
You deserve more in your life. Think big. Love more and share beyond your limits. You will then become limitless. - Steven Cuoco
Trust each other again and again. When the trust level gets high enough, people transcend apparent limits, discovering new and awesome abilities for which they were previously unaware.
Science may set limits to knowledge, but should not set limits to imagination. - Bertrand Russell
Love has no limits, which is why we fall impulsively into the depths of our feelings. - Tyconis D. Allison Ty
The limits of my language mean the limits of my world. - Ludwig Wittgenstein
Measuring your limits is only possible with the unit called Imagination. - Mohith Agadi
We can all have plenty of lives, but there are limits. You never can tell what they are. - Colm Tóibín
They say you should know your limits and work within them. But how can you really know your limits unless you try to expand them? - Jonathan Cainer
Though the gospel amnesty which grace proclaims makes no exceptions, for Divine grace has no limits, there are limits to the time within which the amnesty avails. And if sinners despise grace there is nothing for them but judgment, stern and inexorable. - Robert Anderson
If we can't write diversity into sci-fi, then what's the point? You don't create new worlds to give them all the same limits of the old ones. - Jane Espenson
Do not justify art, once you do, it limits the feelings it is apt to inflict. Art with Boundaries shadows all its principles. - Unarine Ramaru
There is only one all pervading God. It has only one message - Love all, encompass all and transcend the limits of the selfish gene. - Amit Ray
Your only limitation is the limits of your imagination so dream big. - Artika Tyner
Man is not born to solve the problem of the universe, but to find out what he has to do; and to restrain himself within the limits of his comprehension. - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Wisdom, ambition, sadness, joy, malice, grief, amazement, all the emotions which blaze within the human soul may be recorded on a page. Nestled in a sheaf of paper sleeps an infinity beyond the limits of the universe. Just by opening a single page, we may fly into that infinity. - Tanigawa Nagaru
He who raises a question opens knowledge and he who gives an answer limits knowledge - Respicius Rwehumbiza
In all realms of life it takes courage to stretch your limits, express your power, and fulfill your potential. It’s no different in the financial realm - Suze Orman
Set forth no limits, keep in mind that your potential is boundless. - Sal Martinez
If there were reason for these miseries, then into limits could I bind my woes. - William Shakespeare
Once we accept our limits, we go beyond them. - Albert Einstein
Anger exceeding limits causes fear and excessive kindness eliminates respect. - Euripides
The limits are pushed by our resolve to succeed beyond tradition. - Dallas Palmer
if u think thaat achieving ur goals is the true measure of ur potential then u dont neeed us but if u think that u have the will to go beyond the limits of glory then come lets join us,,, after all u r what u want to be.... - Indian Navy
My limits know me well enough to stay out of my way. - Ben Mitchell
There are no great limits to growth because there are no limits of human intelligence, imagination, and wonder. - Ronald Reagan
Whoever isn’t in a cage is free,You can stroll, fly or go deep down in the sea,Being in limits is never a choice,Curtailment never made moments of joys. - Sahil Sachdeva
You can only exceed your limits if you’ve discovered them. - Roel van Sleeuwen
Loyalty, respect for authority and some degree of sanctification create a more binding social order that places some limits on individualism and egoism. - Jonathan Haidt
In human life, art may arise from almost any activity, and once it does so, it is launched on a long road of exploration, invention, freedom to the limits of extravagance, interference to the point of frustration, finally discipline, controlling constant change and growth. - Susanne Langer
Happiness has no time limits or conditions; the only requirement is to give it away. - George Alexiou
Everyone takes the limits of his own vision for the limits of the world. - Arthur Schopenhauer
But the only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible. - Arthur C. Clarke
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