Quotes with depends
The ultimate value of life depends upon awareness and the power of contemplation rather than upon mere survival.
That depends on which races you wanted to win. The Tour de France? No. Impossible to win without doping. Because the Tour is a test of endurance where oxygen is decisive.
Interview with Le Monde, June 28, 2013. Responding to the question: “When you raced, was it possible to perform without doping?”
If your happiness depends on what somebody else does, I guess you do have a problem.
Illusions : The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah (1977)
Loose ideas on the subject of business will not answer. It must be reduced to something of a science. It has its principles, upon a knowledge and an application of which, success in it mainly depends.
Intuitions and Summaries of Thought (1862)
Science depends on outer experiment. Spirituality depends on inner searching and seeking. A scientist discovers the power that very often threatens even his own life. A spiritual seeker discovers the power that guides and moulds his life into a life of divine fulfillment.
Songs of the Soul (1971)
Success depends upon previous preparation, and without such preparation there is sure to be failure.
Any power must be an enemy of mankind which enslaves the individual by terror and force, whether it arises under the Fascist or the Communist flag. All that is valuable in human society depends upon the opportunity for development accorded to the individual.
Statement, England, September 15, 1933
How strange is the lot of us mortals! Each of us is here for a brief sojourn; for what purpose we know not, though sometimes sense it. But we know from daily life that we exist for other people first of all for whose smiles and well-being our own happiness depends.
Remember, that time is money.... Remember, that credit is money ... Remember, that money is of the prolific, generating nature.... Remember, that six pounds a year is but a groat a day.... Remember this saying, "The good prayer is lord of another man’s purse." He that is known to pay punctually and exactly to the time he promises, may at any time, and on any occasion, raise all the money his friends can spare.... In short, the way to wealth, if you desire it, is as plain as the way to market. It depends chiefly on two words, industry and frugality; that is, waste neither time nor money, but make the best use of both.
Advice to a Young Tradesman (1748)
My living depends on people not getting mad at me. No matter what, I've never felt a significant part of the audience was mad at me. ... The trick is to state your views as moderately as you can.
I hold we can still ... make a little civilization, the inkpot aiding, even when vast chunks of it, around us, go down into the abyss ... the preservation of it depends upon our going on making it in spite of everything and sitting tight and not chucking up.
Writing about World War I.
If I could get one message to you it would be this: the future of this country and the welfare of the free world depends upon our success in space. There is no room in this country for any but a fully cooperative, urgently motivated all-out effort toward space leadership. No one person, no one company, no one government agency, has a monopoly on the competence, the missions, or the requirements for the space program.
The happiness of your life depends on the quality of your thoughts.
Success in the majority of circumstances depends on knowing how long it takes to succeed.
Beauty of style and harmony and grace and good rhythm depends on simplicity.
A vote is like a rifle: its usefulness depends upon the character of the user.
An Autobiography, 1913
Mystery is delightful, but unscientific, since it depends upon ignorance.
The Analysis of Mind (1921)
With most of us the degree of our laziness or our industry depends partly upon our affinity for the work, but chiefly upon the motives which stimulate us.
Increasing Human Efficiency in Business - A contribution to the psychology of business (1911)
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.
All happiness or unhappiness solely depends upon the quality of the object to which we are attached by love.
I've learned from experience that the greater part of our happiness or misery depends on our dispositions and not on our circumstances.
What a man does with his wealth depends upon his idea of happiness. Those who draw prizes in life are apt to spend tastelessly, if not viciously; not knowing that it requires as much talent to spend as to make.
The Constitution of America only guarantees pursuit of happiness-you have to catch up with it yourself. Fortunately, happiness is something that depends not on position but on disposition, and life is what you make it.