Quotations that match 'bicycle'.

I simply haven't the nerve to imagine a being, a force, a cause which keeps the planets revolving in their orbits and then suddenly stops in order to give me a bicycle with three speeds. Quentin Crisp
[ Being Bicycle Cause Force Give Haven Imagine Keeps Nerve Orbits Order Planets Revolving Simply Speeds Stops Suddenly Their Then Three Which]
Toleration is the greatest gift of the mind; it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle. Helen Keller
[ Balance Bicycle Brain Effort Gift Greatest Mind Oneself Requires Same Takes Toleration]
I know that a good many champions have entertained the thought that the more they discourage youngsters, the longer they would reign. However, this theory never impressed me, and I always made it a point to give youths the benefit of my experience in bicycle racing. Major Taylor
[ Always Benefit Bicycle Champions Discourage Entertained Experience Give Good However Impressed Know Longer Made Many More Never Point Racing Reign Theory Thought Would Youngsters Youths]
To these ideals which were instilled in me when I was a youth, I attribute in a large degree the success that was mine on the bicycle tracks of the world. Major Taylor
[ Attribute Bicycle Degree Ideals Instilled Large Mine Success These Tracks Were Which World Youth]
A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle. Gloria Steinem
[ Bicycle Fish Man Without Woman]
I still love to walk in the mountains or be on the sea. I like to be in nature. Sometimes I bicycle. It's important to feel good with your body. The body is extremely important. If you feel good, you have more energy in your singing. Cecilia Bartoli
[ Bicycle Body Energy Extremely Feel Good Important Love More Mountains Nature Sea Singing Sometimes Still Walk Your]
My main form of transportation at that time was a bicycle, because bicycles could move though the crowd. John Pomfret
[ Because Bicycle Bicycles Could Crowd Form Main Move Though Time Transportation]
Communication is a skill that you can learn. It's like riding a bicycle or typing. If you're willing to work at it, you can rapidly improve the quality of evry part of your life. Brian Tracy
[ Bicycle Communication Improve Learn Life Part Quality Rapidly Riding Skill Typing Willing Work Your]
Mr. Speaker, less than 10 percent of our Nation's children walk or ride their bicycles to school, and too many schools continue to invite fast-food vendors into their cafeterias. Lois Capps
[ Bicycles Children Continue Fast-Food Into Invite Less Many Mr Nation Our Percent Ride School Schools Speaker Than Their Too Vendors Walk]
The bicycle is a former child's toy that has now been elevated to icon status because, presumably, it can move the human form from pillar to post without damage to the environment. Brock Yates
[ Because Been Bicycle Child Damage Elevated Environment Form Former Human Icon Move Now Pillar Post Presumably Status Toy Without]
If I can bicycle, I bicycle. David Attenborough
[ Bicycle]
Now I walk every where I can. I also ride a stationary bicycle for a total of 30 minutes. I do it three or more times a week now and I have lost 20 pounds. Della Reese
[ Also Bicycle Every Lost Minutes More Now Pounds Ride Stationary Three Times Total Walk Week Where]
It's been a long time since I've written old-fashioned sword and sorcery; I'm hoping it's like riding a bicycle. Lynn Abbey
[ Been Bicycle Hoping Long Old-Fashioned Riding Since Sorcery Sword Time Written]
Fantasy is an exercise bicycle for the mind. It might not take you anywhere, but it tones up the muscles that can. Of course, I could be wrong. Terry Pratchett
[ Anywhere Bicycle Could Course Exercise Fantasy Might Mind Muscles Take Tones Up Wrong]
Life is like riding a bicycle: you don't fall off unless you stop pedaling. Claude Pepper
[ Bicycle Fall Life Off Riding Stop Unless]
In 1941 I finished at Allison Intermediate School (grades 7-9), and started at North High School, commuting by bicycle about 5 miles from home to school. Vernon L. Smith
[ Allison Bicycle Commuting Finished Grades High Home Intermediate Miles North School Started]
One of the most important days of my life was when I learned to ride a bicycle. Michael Palin
[ Bicycle Days Important Learned Life Most Ride]
The journey of life is like a man riding a bicycle. We know he got on the bicycle and started to move. We know that at some point he will stop and get off. We know that if he stops moving and does not get off he will fall off. William Golding
[ Bicycle Does Fall Get Got Journey Know Life Man Move Moving Off Point Riding Some Started Stop Stops Will]
In the 9th grade I began my first wage work for the West Side Drug store delivering prescriptions and sundries on my bicycle to customers who called in orders. Vernon L. Smith
[ Began Bicycle Called Customers Delivering First Grade Orders Prescriptions Side Store Wage West Work]
Guys would sleep with a bicycle if it had the right color lip gloss on. They have no shame. They're like bull elks in a field. Tori Amos
[ Bicycle Bull Color Field Gloss Guys Had Lip Right Shame Sleep Would]
Socialism can only arrive by bicycle. Jose Antonio Viera Gallo
[ Arrive Bicycle Only Socialism]
Life is like a ten speed bicycle. Most of us have gears we never use. Charles M. Schulz
[ Bicycle Gears Life Most Never Speed Ten Us Use]
Ronald has had bicycle safety and safety in the home. Yes, Ronald is McDonald's, second most recognised figure after Santa Claus, and there's an element of obviously benefiting your business. Jim Cantalupo
[ After Benefiting Bicycle Business Claus Element Figure Had Home Mcdonald Most Obviously Recognised Ronald Safety Santa Second Yes Your]
I've lost all my money on these films. They are not commercial. But I'm glad to lose it this way. To have for a souvenir of my life pictures like Umberto D. and The Bicycle Thief. Vittorio De Sica
[ Bicycle Commercial Films Glad Life Lose Lost Money Pictures These Thief Way]
That was in the days when everyone rode a bicycle, and the journal had a circulation of over one hundred and twenty-five thousand weekly, so my verses and illustrations became known to a fairly large public. Joseph C. Lincoln
[ Became Bicycle Circulation Days Everyone Fairly Had Hundred Illustrations Journal Known Large Over Public Rode Thousand Twenty-Five Verses Weekly]
The bicycle, the bicycle surely, should always be the vehicle of novelists and poets. Christopher Morley
[ Always Bicycle Novelists Poets Should Surely Vehicle]
Because, you know, I can't work a bicycle pump. Judi Dench
[ Because Bicycle Know Pump Work]
But 17 years ago, I arrived at CNN with a suitcase, with my bicycle, and with about 100 dollars. Christiane Amanpour
[ Ago Arrived Bicycle Cnn Dollars Suitcase Years]
Marriage is a wonderful invention: then again, so is a bicycle repair kit. Billy Connolly Marriage
[ Again Bicycle Invention Kit Marriage Repair Then Wonderful]
I like the evening in India, the one magic moment when the sun balances on the rim of the world, and the hush descends, and ten thousand civil servants drift homeward on a river of bicycles, brooding on the Lord Krishna and the cost of living. James Cameron
[ Balances Bicycles Brooding Civil Cost Descends Drift Evening Hush India Krishna Living Lord Magic Moment Rim River Servants Sun Ten Thousand World]
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race. H. G. Wells
[ Adult Bicycle Despair Every Future Human Longer Race See Time]
I don't carry any early childhood trauma around with me, if that's what you're hinting at. The story of the bicycles - and there were three of them which were stolen from me - I've dealt with it well. Angela Merkel
[ Any Around Bicycles Carry Childhood Dealt Early Stolen Story Them Three Trauma Well Were Which]
I'm lazy. But it's the lazy people who invented the wheel and the bicycle because they didn't like walking or carrying things. Lech Walesa
[ Because Bicycle Carrying Invented Lazy Things Walking Wheel]
The city needs a car like a fish needs a bicycle. Dean Kamen
[ Bicycle Car City Fish Needs]
When I was a kid I used to pray every night for a new bicycle. Then I realised that the Lord doesn't work that way so I stole one and asked Him to forgive me. Emo Philips Forgiveness
[ Asked Bicycle Every Forgive Him Kid Lord New Night Pray Realised Stole Then Used Way Work]