Best 102 of Compass quotes - MyQuotes
If the end be clearly comprehended within any of the specified powers, and if the measure have an obvious relation to that end, and is not forbidden by any particular provision of the Constitution, it may safely be deemed to come within the compass of the national authority.
John Henrik Clarke
History is a compass that you locate yourself on the map of human geography, politically, culturally, financially.
I have an excellent internal compass.
The way destiny forgot To etch home on her palms, The broken compass Also forgot to point towards north.
Prithee don't screw your wit beyond the compass of good manners.
Your passion is your internal compass that will guide you from where you are towards where you want to go.
No matter what situation we find ourselves in, we can always set our compass to our highest intentions in the present moment
Character that is fruit-producing can be summed up in the mastery of these 5 qualities: morals, but a sense of humor; love, but respect for criticism; intelligence without pretense; humility without self-loathing; and a mind open, but with solid convictions.
...You are my compass star." And he was hers.
He was my first boyfriend, and I made him my everything - he was my new life, my new love, my new compass point. I guess that's the danger with firsts - you lose all sense of proportion.
We have become so addicted to our greed-driven habits that we have lost our moral compass and don't know what is right and wrong.
I don't think anybody is anybody else's moral compass.
We need more moral compasses and less Sat Navs
Martin Luther King Jr.
Education without morals is like a ship without a compass, merely wandering nowhere.
From harmony, from heavenly harmony, This universal frame began: From harmony to harmony Through all the compass of the notes it ran, The diapason closing full in Man.
We all need a moral compass. Before you say or do anything, check your inner G.P.S. by asking, "Does this show respect for God People Self?
If one does not expect the unexpected, one will not find it out, since it is not to be searched out, and difficut to compass.
In every work regard the writer's end, Since none can compass more than they intend.
Living without an aim, is like sailing without a compass.
Humanity is lost because people have abandoned using their conscience as their compass.
I have always noticed that when people consider others eccentric, it is because they are reveling in some form of enjoyment that their critics can neither compass nor share.
If you have a moral compass, and you stay with it, people will always gravitate towards you.
For all the compasses in the world, there's only one direction, and time is its only measure.
Though Fortune's malice overthrow my state, My mind exceeds the compass of her wheel.
Guiding the ship takes more the your skill. It is the compass inside as the strength of your will.
Fear is not your enemy. It is a compass pointing you to the areas where you need to grow.
No matter where I was, my compass pointed west. I would always know what time it was in California.
She [Beatrice] alone was still real for him, still implied meaning in the world, and beauty. Her nature became his landmark - what Melville would call, with more sobriety than we can now muster, his Greenwich Standard ...
A sense of shame is not a bad moral compass.
We must be born with an intuition of mortality. Before we know the word for it. Before we know that there are words. Out we come, bloodied and squalling, with the knowledge that for all the points of the compass, there's only one direction. And time is its only measure.
John Perry Barlow
So I'm just waiting until one party or the other actually gets a moral compass and a backbone.
loosely bound By countless silken ties of love and thought To everything on earth the compass round
Families are the compass that guide us.
So he's like a human compass? As far as superpowers go, that's pretty lame. You're like the Caster equivalent of Aquaman.
Ones vision is not a road map but a compass.
Lucy Maud Montgomery
But it ain't our feelings we have to steer by through life--no, no, we'd make shipwreck mighty often if we did that. There's only the one safe compass and we've got to set our course by that--what it's right to do.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every mind has a new compass, a new direction of its own, differencing its genius and aim from every other mind.--We call this specialty the bias of each individual. And none of us will ever accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to this whisper which is heard by him alone.
You've got to trust [that] your own compass will lead you away from whatever mistakes were made.
My nickname for my mom was 'The Compass.'
Pliny The Elder
The great business of man is to improve his mind, and govern his manners; all other projects and pursuits, whether in our power to compass or not, are only amusements.
Someone cold, politically calculating with no moral compass who can't be trusted. That's what polling and discussions with voters indicate [about Hillary Clinton].
In the worst of times the best among us never lose their moral compass, and that is how they emerge relatively unscathed.
Having an exciting destination is like setting a needle in your compass. From then on, the compass knows only one point - its ideal. And it will faithfully guide you there through the darkest nights and fiercest storms
Bearings You are my dear compass, who knows no way but true, so when I'm lost and drifting, I find myself in you. Yet when I ask you, fearful, if I should set you free, imagine my surprise to hear you take your north from me.
Your humor is your compass and your shield. You can hone it into a weapon or you can pull its strands out to make your very own cotton-candy blanket. You can’t exist on a diet of humor alone, but you can’t exist on a diet without it, either.
Conscience is our magnetic compass; reason our chart.
Whatever happens here, trust your heart. It's as true as any compass.
Your gut is your inner compass. Whenever you have to consult with other people for an answer, you're headed in the wrong direction.
No compass has ever been invented for the high seas of matrimony.
Most times, the worst of situations can become a compass to the best of situations