Quotes with willing
Cautious, careful people always casting about to preserve their reputation or social standards never can bring about reform. Those who are really in earnest are willing to be anything or nothing in the world's estimation, and publicly and privately, in season and out, avow their sympathies with despised ideas and their advocates, and bear the consequences.
You can have anything in this world you want, if you want it badly enough and you're willing to pay the price
Some comedians love their characters. I don't fall in love with mine. In fact, I get tired of them very fast. You have to be willing to throw it all away.
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes furthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
A liberal is a man who is willing to spend someone else’s money.
As quoted in Associated Press interview, September 24, 1938.
Love is not blind - it sees more, not less. But because it sees more, it is willing to see less.
Without black, no color has any depth. But if you mix black with everything, suddenly there's shadow -- no, not just shadow, but fullness. You've got to be willing to mix black into your palette if you want to create something that's real.
The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
We the willing, led by the unknowing, are doing the impossible for the ungrateful. We have done so much, with so little, for so long, we are now qualified to do anything, with nothing.
Dec 13, 1881
Our great lack is want of thoroughness. How seldom you find a young man or woman who is willing to prepare for his life-work! A little education is all they want, a little smattering of books, and then they are ready for business.
Pushing to the Front or, Success Under Difficulties (1894)
Christian -- One who is willing to serve three Gods, but draws the line at one wife.
A Mencken Chrestomathy (1949)
Whoever was free at heart from all material servitude, whoever was decided to live without hoarding, every rich man who was willing to labor with his hands and loyally distribute all that he did not consume in order to constitute the common fund which St. Francis called the Lord's table, every poor man who was willing to work, free to resort, in the strict measure of his wants, to this table of the Lord, these were at that time true Franciscans. It was a social revolution.
Life of St. Francis d'Assisi (1894)
The fates lead the willing and drag the unwilling.
Translated from Latin "ducunt volentem fata, nolentem trahunt"
Being religious means asking passionately the question of the meaning of our existence and being willing to receive answers, even if the answers hurt.
Always continue the climb. It is possible for you to do whatever you choose, if you first get to know who you are and are willing to work with a power that is greater than ourselves to do it.
I've thought it would be cool to have a baby young, you know, be my road dog – like my dogs, they travel the world – but there's always something you have to give up for success. Everything comes at a cost. Just what are you willing to pay for it?
Interview with Rolling Stone, 6/18/2013