Best 1 022 of Limits quotes - MyQuotes
There's only so much you can teach a person until you reach the limits of his capabilities.
I was born lazy. I am no lazier now than I was forty years ago, but that is because I reached the limit forty years ago. You can't go beyond possibility.
The U.S. and European markets have become mature, profit margins are lower, and equipment isnt so new. Because profits are relatively low, it limits the willingness of companies to invest in newer equipment.
By disregarding intuition in favor of science, or science in favor of instincts, we limit ourselves.
If you elect me the first Jewish justice of the peace, I'll reduce the speed limits to 54.95!
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.
The heart knows the immensity it wants to achieve, but it is limited.
Used to tell me the sky's the limit, now the sky is our point of view.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Men cease to interest us when we find their limitations
Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
The field of experience is the whole universe in all directions. Theory remains shut up within the limits of human faculties.
The success of the Hollywood marketing machine is to limit what we see. Not just to limit what we can see, but also to limit our expectations - to limit what we want to see.
It is an essential attribute of the jurisdiction of every country to preserve peace, to punish acts in breach of it, and to restore property taken by force within its limits.
True wisdom lies in one's confession about the limits of one's knowledge.
Letting go of fixation is effectively a process of learning to be free, because every time we let go of something, we become free of it. Whatever we fixate upon limits us because fixation makes us dependent upon something other than ourselves. Each time we let go of something, we experience another level of freedom.
I never exceed the posted speed limit.
Those who have left to seek entry under this new system - and it will be an efficient system - will not be awarded surplus visas, but will have to apply for entry under the immigration caps or limits that will be established in the future.
She was reaching the limits of how much its possible to change a man
Naturally, there's got to be a limit for I don't expect to live forever, but I do intend to hang on as long as possible.
But I'm never gonna get to a point in my life where what it costs to shoot a movie is going to determine what it is. The limits of my imagination is the only thing that's gonna stop me.
The permit limits are pretty close to what the reality is.
Deceit is a tool of statecraft," Irulan agreed. "There are limits to power, as those who put their hopes in a constitution always discover," Paul said.
Quit smoking, and observe posted speed limits. This will improve your odds of getting old enough to be wise.
Is it possible to have an endless series of successes without falling on our faces? I suppose it is, but I think it would entail doing the same things over and over again without taking chances, without taking risks or exploring our limits, without finding out what we can and can't do.
It will be a great day when taxpayers keep the money they earned and DC has to hold a bake sale to to raise the debt limit.
He lives well who lives retired, and keeps His wants within the limits of his means.
Everyone's time is limited. What matters most is to focus on what matters most.
The limit of your present understanding is not the limit of your possibilities.
Rationality of thought imposes a limit on a person's concept of his relation to the cosmos.
If you plant yourself in one place and let your roots grow deep, there is no limit to what God can do.
The great gift of the human imagination is that it has no limits or ending.
If you're too smart it can limit you because you spend so much time thinking that you don't do anything.
Every fairy tale offers the potential to surpass present limits, so in a sense the fairy tale offers you freedoms that reality denies.
We have to work at decolonizing our mentality and achieving happiness within the limits of sacrifice we should be willing to make. We have to recondition our people to accept themselves as they are, to not be ashamed of their real situation, to be satisfied with it, to glory in it, even
Orison Swett Marden
Our thoughts and imaginations are the only real limits to our possibilities.
It is not human nature which can assign the variable limits necessary to our needs. They are thus unlimited so far as they depend on the individual alone. Irrespective of any external regulatory force, our capacity for feeling is in itself an insatiable and bottomless abyss.
You humans are so good at ignoring things. You are almost blind and almost deaf. You look at a tree and see…just a tree, a stiff weed. You don’t see its history, feel the pumping of the sap, hear every insect in the bark, sense the chemistry of the leaves, notice the hundred shades of green, the tiny movements to follow the sun, the subtle growth of wood...
Sometimes, humans reach a certain point of endurance at which they snap. At that moment in the evening, I snapped.
Neil Degrasse Tyson
We already know the limits of Einstein's theories. From the centers of black holes at the very beginning of the universe - we call these singularities - Einstein's equations fail. In fact, people have joked that's where God is dividing by zero.
I believe that I'm entitled to regard my pre-political life as off-limits in terms of what can be looked at and judged.
You know, as somebody who writes op-eds and appears on the television, I appreciate as well as anybody that…there is a limit to what that accomplishes.
I read Pushing the Limit and Dare You To by Katie McGarry. Fantastic stuff. I had never read young adult before, but now Im a believer.
The end point of rationality is to demonstrate the limits of rationality.
I intend to introduce legislation that will make police accountable for their actions and limit uses of force in cases where it is unnecessary.
Simone De Beauvoir
To show your true ability is always, in a sense, to surpass the limits of your ability, to go a little beyond them: to dare, to seek, to invent; it is at such a moment that new talents are revealed, discovered, and realized
I live my life through the prism of capitalism and physiological limits and eventualities.
But in the long term, I think it is improper to limit your future.
Life is not just something to be endured. It is to be lived in joy, in a fullness without limit (p.82)
I like the notion of stubborn incuriosity. To cultivate a stubborn incuriosity, you have to limit yourself to certain areas of knowledge. You cannot be totally greedy. You have to oblige yourself not to learn everything. Or else you will learn nothing.
The Highest to which people can attain is wonder; and if the prime phenomenon makes them wonder, let them be content; nothing higher can it give them, and nothing further should they seek for behind it; there is the limit.
Second law: The complexity barrier. Software complexity (and therefore that of bugs) grows to the limits of our ability to manage that complexity.