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Distance cannot matter - ours is a friendship of the heart.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Related topics: Friendship Relationship Sad Feeling-Down

Find a time and place of solitude.
Look into the distance, and into the future.
Visualize the tomorrow you are going to build -
and begin to build that tomorrow, today.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

A part of you has grown in me.
And so you see, it's you and me
together forever and never apart,
maybe in distance, but never in heart.
- Anonymous

No distance of place or lapse of time can lessen the friendship
of those who are thoroughly persuaded of each other's worth.
- Robert Southey

 

Laughter gives us distance.
It allows us to step back from an event,
deal with it and then move on.
- Bob Newhart

Distance does not decide who is your brother and who is not.
- Bono

Look at this butterfly, so beautiful, so delicate.
I can enjoy this butterfly from a distance,
but if I touched her, she would die.
While not quite as delicate as butterflies,
people also need private space and private time
away from the demands of the world -
even away from the attentions of those
with whom they are most bonded.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Real love is never a selfish emotion.
If you want something from someone -
especially if that something is sex -
what you are feeling is not true love.
True love is about wanting happiness for the person you love -
and not about seeking happiness for yourself.
Fortunately, in most cases our own loving presence
is the greatest gift we can give to a person we love.
Nonetheless, the litmus test of love is knowing
we would choose never to see that person again
if we believed that distance would bring them greater happiness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance;
the wise grows it under his feet.
- J. Robert Oppenheimer

Put some distance between yourself
and whatever is concerning you.
Distance in space or time
always creates a new perspective.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The human voice can never reach the distance
that is covered by the still small voice of conscience.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Everywhere is within walking distance if you have the time.
- Steven Wright

We should not judge people by their peak of excellence;
but by the distance they have traveled from the point where they started.
- Henry Ward Beecher

The distance between insanity and genius is measured only by success.
- Bruce Feirstein

Do more than is required.
What is the distance between someone who achieves their
goals consistently and those who spend their lives
and careers merely following? The extra mile.
- Gary Ryan Blair

Telephone, n. An invention of the devil which abrogates
some of the advantages of making a disagreeable person keep his distance.
- Ambrose Bierce

We had to be parents by long distance,
which is far from satisfactory.
- Jeffrey Hunter

We are creating a unique experience.
It's starts with how you see the building from a distance.
- Helmut Jahn

The Russians imitate French ways, but always at a distance of fifty years.
- Stendhal

I wish I wrote more about the world at more distance from myself.
- Sharon Olds

Once the realization is accepted that even between
the closest human beings infinite distances continue,
a wonderful living side by side can grow,
if they succeed in loving the distance between them
which makes it possible for each to see the other whole against the sky.
- Rainer Maria Rilke

The shortest distance between two points is under construction.
- Leo Aikman

The two-piece ball I switched to spun too much.
One shot would go the distance I thought it should,
then the next one would fall short, and then the next one would go long.
- Payne Stewart

In 1978, the tradition of running from village to village
with a message was revived.
that first run was from Davis to Los Angeles,
a distance of 500 miles.
- Dennis Banks

We criticize mothers for closeness.
We criticize fathers for distance.
How many of us have expected less from our fathers
and appreciated what they gave us more? How many of
us always let them off the hook?
- Ellen Goodman

The most sinister aspect of Jack is his detachment,
his ability to distance himself from his feelings.
- Victor Garber

The second principle of magic: things which have once
been in contact with each other continue to act on
each other at a distance after the physical contact has been severed.
- James G. Frazer

We can only see a short distance ahead,
but we can see plenty there that needs to be done.
- Alan Turing

Civilization is the distance man has placed between himself and his excreta.
- Brian Aldiss

Technology gives us the facilities that lessen the
barriers of time and distance -
the telegraph and cable,
the telephone, radio, and the rest.
- Emily Greene Balch

Authority doesn't work without prestige,
or prestige without distance.
- Charles de Gaulle

I think it would be hard to go the distance in this
business without a sense of humor.
- Patricia Clarkson

Estrangement shows itself precisely in the elimination
of distance between people.
- Theodor Adorno

We sometimes laugh from ear to ear, but it would be
impossible for a smile to be wider than the distance between our eyes.
- Malcolm De Chazal

I like the storytelling and reading the letters,
the long-distance dedications.
Anytime in radio that you can reach somebody on an emotional level,
you're really connecting.
- Casey Kasum

Sometimes you're trapped in writing songs and you don't
have enough distance from what you do anymore and you
need the talent and the years of other people to come and jump in.
- Keren Ann

What a strange distance there is between ill people and well ones.
- Winifred Holtby

When you practice reporting for as long as I have,
you keep yourself at a distance from True Believers.
Either conservatives or liberals or Democrats or Republicans.
- Bob Woodward

Weekends are a bit like rainbows; they look good from
a distance but disappear when you get up close to them.
- John Shirley

When I started you were more in touch with the people you were playing to.
There wasn't the distance or the separation that there is now.
- Van Morrison

Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious
as to have friends at a distance;
they make the latitudes and the longitudes.
- Henry David Thoreau

Time-space as commonly understood, in the sense of
the distance measured between two time-points,
is the result of time calculation.
- Martin Heidegger

Never have I found the limits of the photographic potential.
Every horizon, upon being reached, reveals another
beckoning in the distance.
Always, I am on the threshold.
- W. Eugene Smith

I suggested that we might compare earthquakes in terms
of the measured amplitudes recorded at these stations,
with an appropriate correction for distance.
- Charles Francis Richter

We're going in really fresh.
We're going to have fresh legs and bodies,
we're going to be able to stay the distance,
and that's our goal.
- Serena Williams

For the cause that lacks assistance,
the wrong that needs resistance,
for the future in the distance, and the good that I can do.
- George Linnaeus Banks

There is more criticism of puritanism,
and more distance from Christian morality,
than there has been before.
- Susie Bright

You have to keep your sanity as well as know how to
distance yourself from it while still holding onto the reins tightly.
That is a very difficult thing to do,
but I'm learning.
- Diahann Carroll

No doubt it is true that science cannot study God,
but it hardly follows that God had to keep a safe distance
from everything that scientists want to study.
- Phillip E. Johnson

My father kept his distance from working-class American blacks.
- Constance Baker Motley

Reduce the layers of management.
They put distance between the top of an organization and the customers.
- Donald Rumsfeld

To the wrongs that need resistance, To the right that needs assistance,
To the future in the distance, Give yourselves.
- Carrie Chapman Catt

They trained mostly by time periods,
checking their pace for known distance only on special occasions.
- Joe Henderson

To get the feel of how the slider should roll off of your index finger,
use this grip and practice at half speed and roughly
half the distance to the mound.
- Steve Carlton

A thing is mighty big when time and distance cannot shrink it.
- Zora Neale Hurston

Sometimes it's necessary to go a long distance out
of the way in order to come back a short distance correctly.
- Edward Albee

Most of the lyrics are over a year old,
and it doesn't feel like it's about me.
Time created a distance.
- Beth Gibbons

There are many crooked lines and one straight line.
Which is the line of truth? Why the straight line?
Truth is always the shortest distance between two points.
- Sun Myung Moon

All of us are experts at practicing virtue at a distance.
- Theodore Hesburgh

We are just not made up to be middle distance runners.
- Alberto Juantorena

There is an immeasurable distance between late and too late.
- Og Mandino

It's now possible to play and take lessons from any place of the world.
The concept of physical distance doesn't exist in the online world,
and that is so cool!
- Alexandra Kosteniuk

It is of course the nature of historical contraction
that the shortest distance to a historical destination
is never a straight line.
- Ibrahim Babangida

I know from the middle distance I give off the look of being prolific,
which is a funny compliment to receive.
- Joseph Epstein

Idealism increases in direct proportion to one's distance from the problem.
- John Galsworthy

We tell stories.
We talk about statistics.
And in 1978, we added an element of the show that gave it its heartbeat:
the long distance dedication.
- Casey Kasem

You know it's only 50 miles from Grand River to Canton,
but it took me 67 years to travel that distance.
- Don Shula

It is one of the primary motives of modern art that
it wants to abolish the distance which the viewer,
the consumer, the audience maintain vis-a-vis a work of art.
- Hans-Georg Gadamer

People are trading distance for dollars.
- Ray Brown

Photography is a way of putting distance between myself
and the work which sometimes helps me to see more clearly
what it is that I have made.
- Andy Goldsworthy

To play in the men's tournaments I have to keep getting
stronger and get more distance.
- Michelle Wie


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