Hands Quotes

Bury my body and don't build any monument. Keep my hands out so the people know the one who won the world had nothing in hand when he died.

- Alexander the Great


We must give up the silly idea of folding our hands and waiting on God to do everything for us. If God had intended for that, then he would not have given us a mind. Whatever you want in life, you must make up your mind to do it for yourself.

- Marcus Garvey


Be like a flower that gives its fragrance even to the hand that crushed it.

- Ali ibn Abi Talib


Judge not, before you judge yourself. Judge not, if you're not ready for judgment. The Road of life is rocky and you may stumble too, so while you talk about me, someone else is judging you.

- Bob Marley


What the hand does the mind remembers.

- Maria Montessori


Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery.

- Malcolm X


What my campaign is about is a political revolution - millions of people standing up and saying, enough is enough. Our government belongs to all of us, and not just the hand full of billionaires.

- Bernie Sanders


Jail and the streets go hand in hand. You can't have one with out the other. They coincide.

- Kevin Gates


When Allah tests you it is never to destroy you. When He removes something in your possession it is only in order to empty your hands for an even greater gift.

- Ibn Qayyim Al-Jawziyya


He who works with his hands and his head and his heart is an artist

- Francis of Assisi


Don't jack off a cactus, you'll only hurt your hand and the cactus' feelings

- Tre Cool


Every time we teach a child something, we keep him from inventing it himself. On the other hand, that which we allow him to discover for himself will remain with him visible for the rest of his life.

- Jean Piaget


Your hands may be full of money and your brain full of information but if your heart is empty, your life is very empty.

- T. B. Joshua


People are just as wonderful as sunsets if you let them be. When I look at a sunset, I don't find myself saying, "Soften the orange a bit on the right hand corner." I don't try to control a sunset. I watch with awe as it unfolds.

- Carl Rogers


The laws of nature are written by the hand of God in the language of mathematics.

- Galileo Galilei


This American system of ours,call it Americanism,call it capitalism,call it what you will,gives each and every one of us a great opportunity if we seize it with both hands and make the most of it.

- Al Capone


And when night comes, and you look back over the day and see how fragmentary everything has been, and how much you planned that has gone undone, and all the reasons you have to be embarrassed and ashamed: just take everything exactly as it is, put it in God's hands and leave it with Him.

- Edith Stein


The sin underneath all our sins is to trust the lie of the serpent that we cannot trust the love and grace of Christ and must take matters into our own hands

- Martin Luther


The end of democracy and the defeat of the American Revolution will occur when government falls into the hands of lending institutions and moneyed incorporations.

- Thomas Jefferson


The State Department is infested with communists. I have here in my hand a list of 205—a list of names that were made known to the Secretary of State as being members of the Communist Party and who nevertheless are still working and shaping policy in the State Department.

- Joseph McCarthy


Read absolutely everything you get your hands on because you'll never know where you'll get an idea from.

- Malcolm X


If I sit next to a madman as he drives a car into a group of innocent bystanders, I can't, as a Christian, simply wait for the catastrophe, then comfort the wounded and bury the dead. I must try to wrestle the steering wheel out of the hands of the driver.

- Dietrich Bonhoeffer


The revolution has always been in the hands of the young. The young always inherit the revolution.

- Huey Newton


It is in your hands to create a better world for all who live in it.

- Nelson Mandela


The unprepared mind cannot see the outstretched hand of opportunity.

- Alexander Fleming


When there is money in your hand and not in your heart, it will not harm you even if it is a lot; and when it is in your heart, it will harm you even if there is none in your hands.

- Ibn Qayyim Al-Jawziyya


Existence is.. well.. what does it matter? I exist on the best terms I can. The past is now part of my future. The present is well out of hand.

- Ian Curtis


That's the standard technique of privatization: defund, make sure things don't work, people get angry, you hand it over to private capital.

- Noam Chomsky


Reach Up Your Hand... and take a star.

- Langston Hughes


Just take everything exactly as it is, put it in God's hands and leave it with Him.

- Edith Stein


Numbers have a way of taking a man by the hand and leading him down the path of reason.

- Pythagoras


The expiatory church of La Sagrada Família is made by the people and is mirrored in them. It is a work that is in the hands of God and the will of the people.

- Antonio Gaudi


Nations are born in the hearts of poets, they prosper and die in the hands of politicians.

- Muhammad Iqbal


Just as God gave different fingers to the hand so has He given different ways to men.

- Genghis Khan


Hope is willing to leave unanswered questions unanswered and unknown futures unknown. Hope makes you see God's guiding hand not only in the gentle and pleasant moments but also in the shadows of disappointment and darkness.

- Henri Nouwen


Religion is the organization of spirituality into something that became the hand maiden of conquerors. Nearly all religions were brought to people and imposed on people by conquerors, and used as the framework to control their minds.

- John Henrik Clarke


To make a perfume, take some rose water and wash your hands in it, then take a lavender flower and rub it with your palms, and you will achieve the desired effect

- Leonardo da Vinci


If the Olive Trees knew the hands that planted them, Their Oil would become Tears.

- Mahmoud Darwish


Resolve to serve no more, and you are at once freed. I do not ask that you place hands upon the tyrant to topple him over, but simply that you support him no longer; then you will behold him, like a great Colossus whose pedestal has been pulled away, fall of his own weight and break into pieces.

- Etienne de La Boetie


You'll get my assault weapon when you pry it out of my curious six-year-old's cold dead hands.

- Anthony Jeselnik


Let us all resign ourselves into His hands, and pray that in all things He may guide us to do His Holy Will ... When thoughts of this or that come I turn to Him and say: "Only what you will, my God. Use me as You will".

- Mary MacKillop


It happens all the time in heaven, And some day It will begin to happen Again on earth - That men and women who are married, And men and men who are Lovers, And women and women Who give each other Light, Often will get down on their knees And while so tenderly Holding their lover's hand, With tears in their eyes, Will sincerely speak, saying, My dear, How can I be more loving to you; How can I be more kind?

- Hafez


Together, hand in hand, with our matches and our necklaces, we shall liberate this country.

- Winnie Madikizela-Mandela


Faith is like an empty, open hand stretched out towards God, with nothing to offer and everything to recieve

- John Calvin


Let us take one day only in hands at a time. Resolve to do good today and better tomorrow.

- Catherine McAuley


The land belongs to those who work it with their hands.

- Emiliano Zapata


To sit back and let fate play its hand out and never influence it is not the way man was meant to operate.

- John Glenn


Capitalism gives all of us a great opportunity if we seize it with both hands and hang on to it.

- Al Capone


Let us have a dagger between our teeth, a bomb in our hands and an infinite scorn in our hearts.

- Benito Mussolini


Honor the hands that harvest your crops.

- Dolores Huerta