Quotations that match 'stroke'.

I do not believe that any man fears to be dead, but only the stroke of death. Francis Bacon
[ Any Believe Dead Death Fears Man Only Stroke]
A lot of victims, for example, have become addicted to alcohol and drugs. It seems to me that the church's healing ministry is going to be enhanced through this in much broader strokes. That's good, it's all positive. Roger Mahony
[ Addicted Alcohol Become Broader Church Enhanced Example Going Good Healing Lot Ministry Much Positive Seems Strokes Through Victims]
It is nothing new or original to say that golf is played one stroke at a time. But it took me many years to realize it. Bobby Jones
[ Golf Many New Nothing Original Played Realize Say Stroke Time Took Years]
Some kinds of nails, such as those used for defending the soles of coarse shoes, called hobnails, require a particular form of the head, which is made by the stroke of a die. Charles Babbage
[ Called Coarse Defending Die Form Head Kinds Made Nails Particular Require Shoes Soles Some Stroke Such Those Used Which]
Folks who are getting their strokes in the South are not as unhappy with Howard Dean. You don't see anybody starting any movement to get him out of office. Gwen Ifill
[ Any Anybody Dean Folks Get Getting Him Howard Movement Office Out See South Starting Strokes Their Unhappy]
At this moment, by an undeserved stroke of fortune, I am the direct voice of the poets of my race and the indirect voice for the noble Spanish and Portuguese tongues. Gabriela Mistral
[ Am Direct Fortune Indirect Moment Noble Poets Portuguese Race Spanish Stroke Tongues Undeserved Voice]
The strokes of the pen need deliberation as much as the sword needs swiftness. Julia Ward Howe
[ Deliberation Much Need Needs Pen Strokes Swiftness Sword]
Never having played Chess before, it was most interesting to be playing the game with no pieces in front of me. But I still knew how to stroke my hair when I won. Peter Mayhew
[ Before Chess Front Game Hair Having How Interesting Knew Most Never Pieces Played Playing Still Stroke Won]
It's valid that the Strokes and the Pleased have been influenced by some of the same bands. But it's invalid in the sense that we listen to the Strokes and try to sounds like them. I think that they are a good band. Joanna Newsom
[ Band Bands Been Good Influenced Invalid Listen Pleased Same Sense Some Sounds Strokes Them Think Try Valid]
I am a very conscientious golfer. I count every stroke. I learned to play that way. That is the only way I can play. It taught me to be honest. There is no greater virtue than honesty. Martin Sheen
[ Am Conscientious Count Every Golfer Greater Honest Honesty Learned Only Play Stroke Taught Than Very Virtue Way]
I like the theatre because you paint with broad strokes. To me the theatre is stretching its definition really far. Ajay Naidu
[ Because Broad Definition Far Paint Really Stretching Strokes Theatre]
He had a massive stroke. He died with his tie on. Do you think that could be our generation's equivalent of that old saying about dying with your boots on? Stephen King
[ Boots Could Died Dying Equivalent Generation Had His Massive Old Our Saying Stroke Think Tie Your]
It doesn't use shading, but it does use stroke length variations. John Robert Gregg
[ Does Length Shading Stroke Use Variations]
Chronic Lyme causes arthritis, heart problems, stroke - even death. Daryl Hall
[ Arthritis Causes Chronic Death Even Heart Problems Stroke]
In addition to relieving patient suffering, research is needed to help reduce the enormous economic and social burdens posed by chronic diseases such as osteoporosis, arthritis, diabetes, Parkinson's and Alzheimer's diseases, cancer, heart disease, and stroke. Ike Skelton
[ Addition Alzheimer Arthritis Burdens Cancer Chronic Diabetes Disease Diseases Economic Enormous Heart Help Needed Osteoporosis Parkinson Patient Posed Reduce Relieving Research Social Stroke Such Suffering]
And so, I was not a military test pilot, but as soon as NASA expressed an interest in flying scientists and people who were not military test pilots, that was an epiphany that just came like a stroke of lightning. Story Musgrave
[ Came Epiphany Expressed Flying Interest Just Lightning Military Nasa Pilot Pilots Scientists Soon Stroke Test Were]
I have a tip that can take 5 strokes off anyone's golf game. It's called an eraser. Arnold Palmer
[ Anyone Called Eraser Game Golf Off Strokes Take Tip]
And I usually use myself as a model, posing in front of a mirror as I dab the strokes on the canvas. Cleo Moore
[ Canvas Front Mirror Model Myself Posing Strokes Use Usually]
With all of the holiday cheer in the air, it's easy to overlook the ingredients in the foods. Ingredients such as salt, sugar, and fat - all of which leads to diseases such as high blood pressure, diabetes, strokes, heart disease, and cancer. Lee Haney
[ Air Blood Cancer Cheer Diabetes Disease Diseases Easy Fat Foods Heart High Holiday Ingredients Leads Overlook Pressure Salt Strokes Such Sugar Which]
Different strokes, for different folks. Sly Stone
[ Different Folks Strokes]
Actually I think Art lies in both directions - the broad strokes, big picture but on the other hand the minute examination of the apparently mundane. Seeing the whole world in a grain of sand, that kind of thing. Peter Hammill
[ Actually Apparently Art Big Both Broad Directions Examination Grain Hand Kind Lies Minute Mundane Other Picture Sand Seeing Strokes Thing Think Whole World]
You look at a guy like Lance Armstrong, and you have to be inspired. I sat next to Kirk Douglas the other day, and he's inspiring for fighting through his stroke. Ed Harris
[ Armstrong Day Douglas Fighting Guy His Inspired Inspiring Kirk Lance Look Next Other Sat Stroke Through]
In these days of modern tennis a player is as strong as his weakest stroke. Bill Tilden
[ Days His Modern Player Stroke Strong Tennis These Weakest]
Very few people run around and get amnesia and have comas and come out of them and do all the silly of people have strokes and have comas and come out of them and do all the silly things we do on soaps. Erika Slezak
[ Amnesia Around Come Few Get Out Run Silly Soaps Strokes Them Things Very]
You use simple brushstrokes in a screenplay for things over which you would take much greater pains in a novel. Richard Russo
[ Greater Much Novel Over Pains Screenplay Simple Take Things Use Which Would]
These rough sketches, which are born in an instant in the heat of inspiration, express the idea of their author in a few strokes, while on the other hand too much effort and diligence sometimes saps the vitality and powers of those who never know when to leave off. Giorgio Vasari
[ Author Born Diligence Effort Express Few Hand Heat Idea Inspiration Instant Know Leave Much Never Off Other Powers Rough Saps Sketches Sometimes Strokes Their These Those Too Vitality Which While]
As many know, brain injury comes in many forms. The two most prevalent brain injuries - stroke and trauma - affect more than 2.2 million Americans, and these numbers are expected to grow. Allyson Schwartz
[ Affect Americans Brain Comes Expected Forms Grow Injuries Injury Know Many Million More Most Numbers Prevalent Stroke Than These Trauma Two]
You can stroke people with words. F. Scott Fitzgerald
[ Stroke Words]
I used to be a real prince charming if I went on a date with a girl. But then I'd get to where I was likely to have a stroke from the stress of keeping up my act. I've since learned the key to a good date is to pay attention on her. Matthew Perry
[ Act Attention Charming Date Get Girl Good Her Keeping Key Learned Likely Pay Prince Real Since Stress Stroke Then Up Used Went Where]
Flying back from New York, the flight attendant said 'God, I wished you were here yesterday, we had a stroke on the plane. I said, if I have a stroke on a plane, I hope the pretend doctor isn't the one on the plane. I want a real doctor. Anthony Edwards Medical
[ Attendant Back Doctor Flight Flying God Had Here Hope New Plane Pretend Real Said Stroke Want Were Wished Yesterday York]
It's one of those things; you just get a very nice stroke from being included in the next thing. Andreas Katsulas
[ Being Get Included Just Next Nice Stroke Thing Things Those Very]
The Japanese have a wonderful sense of design and a refinement in their art. They try to produce beautiful paintings with the minimum number of strokes. David Rockefeller
[ Art Beautiful Design Japanese Minimum Number Paintings Produce Refinement Sense Strokes Their Try Wonderful]
Tactics, fitness, stroke ability, adaptability, experience, and sportsmanship are all necessary for winning. Fred Perry Fitness
[ Ability Experience Fitness Necessary Sportsmanship Stroke Tactics Winning]
It's about, I did talk about my life in broad strokes and what home meant to me in order to really explore the subject of home and can you go back and what that means for people in that sense of community that we've lost. Sela Ward
[ Back Broad Community Did Explore Go Home Life Lost Means Meant Order Really Sense Strokes Subject Talk]
The art of newspaper paragraphing is to stroke a platitude until it purrs like an epigram. Don Marquis
[ Art Epigram Newspaper Platitude Stroke Until]
The picture which the philosopher draws of the world is surely not one in which every stroke is necessitated by pure logic. Morris Raphael Cohen
[ Draws Every Logic Philosopher Picture Pure Stroke Surely Which World]
The number of strokes to the inch controls the pitch of the note: the more, the higher the pitch; the fewer, the lower the pitch, the size of the stroke controls the loudness... the tone quality is the most difficult element to control, it is made by the shape of the strokes. Norman McLaren
[ Control Controls Difficult Element Fewer Higher Inch Lower Made More Most Note Number Pitch Quality Shape Size Stroke Strokes Tone]
There is no brilliant single stroke that is going to transform the water into wine or straw into gold. Coleman Young
[ Brilliant Going Gold Into Single Straw Stroke Transform Water Wine]
The film kept me from working as a secretary. It was a real stroke of luck. A miracle. Victoria Abril
[ Film Kept Luck Miracle Real Secretary Stroke Working]
The Spy Act prohibits keystroke logging, hijacking, and phishing. Cliff Stearns
[ Act Hijacking Prohibits Spy]
Both of us played basketball, and I played tennis and my knees are done. Now if you ask us head-to-head who wins at golf, I'm asking for a couple of strokes. Michael Wilbon
[ Ask Asking Basketball Both Couple Done Golf Knees Now Played Strokes Tennis Us Wins]
We estimated that we could make one of four cylinders with 4 inch bore and 4 inch stroke, weighing not over two hundred pounds, including all accessories. Orville Wright
[ Accessories Bore Could Cylinders Estimated Four Hundred Inch Including Make Over Pounds Stroke Two Weighing]
As I like to say, the entire collective memory of the species - that means all known and recorded information - is going to be just a few keystrokes away in a matter of years. Dee Hock
[ Away Collective Entire Few Going Information Just Known Matter Means Memory Recorded Say Species Years]
Then my mother had several strokes and my father, who was 85, couldn't handle it, so Donna came back and we went through the same thing here. She lives in Mill Valley; her group is organizing this event. Sally Quinn
[ Back Came Donna Event Father Group Had Handle Her Here Lives Mill Mother Organizing Same Several She Strokes Then Thing Through Valley Went]
Leadership comes in small acts as well as bold strokes. Carly Fiorina
[ Acts Bold Comes Leadership Small Strokes Well]
I feel a sense of sadness and joy. Mostly sadness though about what I've experienced and sadness about what others have experienced in reference to the stroke. Luther Vandross
[ Experienced Feel Joy Mostly Others Reference Sadness Sense Stroke Though]
Well, I am not interested in the kind of expression that you have when you paint a painting with brush strokes. It's all right, but it's already done and I want to do something new. Donald Judd
[ Already Am Brush Done Expression Interested Kind New Paint Painting Right Something Strokes Want Well]
I was surrounded at the time by about a dozen of the enemy, whose clubs rattled upon me without mercy, and the strokes of my sabre were rendered uncertain by the energetic pushes of an attendant who thus hoped to save me. Richard Francis Burton
[ Attendant Clubs Dozen Enemy Energetic Hoped Mercy Pushes Rattled Rendered Save Strokes Surrounded Thus Time Uncertain Upon Were Whose Without]
The man who has planned badly, if fortune is on his side, may have had a stroke of luck; but his plan was a bad one nonetheless. Herodotus
[ Bad Badly Fortune Had His Luck Man May Nonetheless Plan Planned Side Stroke]