One Step Back Famous Quotes & Sayings

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#1. When you do one movie at a time, if one goes crazy and becomes successful, your life changes. But you can step back and catch your breath. - Author: Chris Evans
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#2. When you're climbing Mount Everest, nothing is easy. You just take one step at a time, never look back and always keep your eyes glued to the top. - Author: Jacqueline Susann
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#3. How do you come back? It's one step at a time. I'm optimistic because I don't know what else to be. - Author: Paula Poundstone
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#4. One cannot dance well unless one is completely in time with the music, not leaning back to the last step or pressing forward to the next one, but poised directly on the present step as it comes. - Author: Anne Morrow Lindbergh
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#5. If you can't go one way, there's many ways to get where you're going. So you just take a step back and see beyond the wall. - Author: Cyndi Lauper
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#6. I'll try just putting one foot in front of the other, and walk a step at a time without rushing. So I can burn the path into my memory while I can still see it. So that when all this is over, I can find my way back. Because I intend to come back. Hopefully with all of us together. - Author: Yukako Kabei
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#7. In the course of this one day, several things have taken a decisive step forward. The gears have turned forward with a click. And gears that have turned forward never turn back. That is one of the world's rules. - Author: Haruki Murakami
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#8. If you're climbing the ladder of life, you go rung by rung, one step at a time. Don't look too far up, set your goals high but take one step at a time. Sometimes you don't think you're progressing until you step back and see how high you've really gone. - Author: Donny Osmond
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#9. It seemed a part of her life, to step from the ancient to the modern, back and forth. She felt rather sorry for those who knew only one and not the other. It was better, she thought, to be able to select from the whole menu of human achievements than to be bound within one narrow range. - Author: Orson Scott Card
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#10. You don't just wake up one day and decide who you are. I hope that people see that it's okay not to have labels nor label anyone else. Step back. We're all just trying to figure it out. - Author: Rita Volk
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#11. There's not one human being on the planet earth who has never felt, at some point, unaccepted. At some point in our lives, we feel like we're not good enough, but we have to step back and realize that we are. - Author: Jussie Smollett
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#12. It's a long journey - the change can only be measured in increments of five years at a time. For every two steps forward, there is one step back. Don't let that discourage you, because you can play a big part in ensuring that measurable change takes place in the coming decade. - Author: Jack Norris
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#13. Did you know that Gideon and I were trained in Krav Maga?" Charlotte took another step closer to me, and I automatically took one back.
"No, but did /you/ know that at this moment you look like that crazy rodent in Ice Age? - Author: Kerstin Gier
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#14. I come from Beverley in East Yorkshire, and no one there would step outside their front door, or even their back door, on a Saturday night - or any other time, for that matter - unless they were dressed to the nines. - Author: Anna Maxwell Martin
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#15. When I step back and look at all of these really successful people that I've worked with, one thing I do take away from it is how hard they work and how focused they are. - Author: Mia Wasikowska
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#16. To experience the agony of defeat makes you stronger. It's like taking one step back and two steps forward. To experience the agony of defeat makes you appreciate the experience of winning. That's what makes a champion. - Author: Leon Spinks
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#17. No one else may have noticed when he made himself into the best back on the whole team, but his mom was there every step of the way. - Author: Fredrik Backman
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#18. It's time, Perry. He let her go. She took a step back, taking in his face one last time. His green eyes. The bend in his nose and the scars on his cheek. All the tiny inperfections that made him beautiful. Without a word, she turned and made her way downhill. - Author: Veronica Rossi
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#19. Things are going to catch up to you one day, asshole!" She yells as I step into the hallway. "Karma is one hell of a bitch!" "I know." I toss back. "I fucked her two weeks ago ... - Author: Whitney Gracia Williams
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#20. The Keystone Pipeline is one common-sense step in the right direction to help put more people back to work, reduce prices at the pump, and position our nation for greater energy security now and in the future. - Author: Roy Blunt
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#21. It took some time before the public learned that to appreciate an Impressionist painting one has to step back a few yards, and enjoy the miracle of seeing these puzzling patches suddenly fall into one place and come to life before our eyes. - Author: Ernst Gombrich
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#22. Be simple and always take the next step. You needn't see it in advance, but you can look back at it afterwards.There is no 'how' of life, one just does it. - Author: Carl Jung
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#23. From one moment to another memory steps back to rediscover the past - Author: Munia Khan
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#24. And that, too, was the truth, that a man cannot step back from a fight and stay a man. We make much in this life if we are able. We make children and wealth and amass land and build halls and assemble armies and give great feasts, but only one thing survives us. Reputation. I could not walk away. - Author: Bernard Cornwell
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#25. Ideas can never be traced to any one source. They are tossed back and forth between people until the decision makers step in and choose what they think is a success formula. - Author: Jack Kirby
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#26. By going one step further back in thought, discordant opinions are reconciled by being seen to be two extremes of one principle, and we can never go so far back as to preclude a still higher vision. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#27. The determination that is his biggest strength ... is also at times his fatal flaw. Like an unthinking machine, he'll just keep shoving, not realizing a step back, a one-night pause, could let some obstacle move out of the way and smooth his path. - Author: Lin Pardey
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#28. The paths fork and divide. With each step you take through Destiny's garden, you make a choice; and every choice determines future paths. However, at the end of a lifetime of walking you might look back, and see only one path stretching out behind you; or look ahead, and see only darkness. - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#29. Extraordinary individuals take one step back and two steps forward with most every challenge-and sometimes two steps back to one step forward. They harvest useful lessons and knowledge from what doesn't work, and they display a remarkable resiliency; and ability to bounce back from adversity. - Author: Jerry I. Porras
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#30. It was a fear that was all too easy to fall into when one's focus was too narrow. To be caught up in an environment, facing down a relentless torrent of negative experiences. Even the minor things added up, if you couldn't step back to look at things in perspective. - Author: Wildbow
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#31. The temptation to take the next step hung in the air around them ... it was the apple: take one bite, and there was no going back. - Author: Carol Oates
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#32. God she hated the dance. A blow to the cheek one minute and discussing a romantic getaway the next. It was the one step forward, two steps back waltz. She wanted to scream. Sitting on the side of the bed, Claire allowed herself tears and swallowed - Author: Aleatha Romig
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#33. Christ," he said to the tiny reflection of himself that floated along the surface of his coffee,
"You have become quite the maudlin sop, haven't you? Laughing softly, he rubbed a hand over his face.
Step one on the road back to sanity, stop talking to yourself. - Author: Kristen Callihan
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#34. Every star knows you step on some toes to get where you're going - and some more after you get there. Nobody means to hurt anybody else, it just happens. You always keep saying in the back of your mind that one day you will be able to right all the wrongs. That someday almost never comes. - Author: Jayne Mansfield
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#35. She didn't know what would happen because of this. But she knew that today, she would hurt no one. She threw back her blankets and though only of today. - Author: Kristin Cashore
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#36. No one step back, that is the idea ... Fight it out, whatever comes. Let the stars move from the sphere! Let the whole world stand against us! ... What of it? Thus fight! You gain nothing by becoming cowards ... Taking a step backward, you do not avoid any misfortune. - Author: Swami Vivekananda
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#37. History is a set of repeating circles, like the tide. The wind does blow through the ruins of tomorrow. But it is more a question of two steps forward, one step back. Humans and dragons make the same mistakes, again and again, but things do get better over time - Author: Cressida Cowell
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#38. Setbacks allow us to take a step back and look at the view from a whole. - Author: Brittany Burgunder
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#39. I kept taking one step forward and two back. Then I went all the way around backwards and arrived where I had dreamed of going. - Author: Bryant McGill
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#40. One of the biggest mistakes entrepreneurs make is that we lie to ourselves. We don't step back and look at ourselves like a competitor would. - Author: Mark Cuban
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#41. If you look back through history, most visionaries are one step away from madmen." I - Author: Rysa Walker
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#42. We have a choice. We can love our lives trying to conform to some nebulous standard, or we can live our lives seeing how everything works. When we step back and look at it that way, it is obvious that the attitude of fascination is the only intelligent one to bring to anything. - Author: Cheri Huber
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#43. Progression and regression go hand in hand with mental health. It is a tough illness. You often take one step forward and ten steps back. - Author: Theresa Larsen
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#44. As an author, one of the most important things I think you can do once you've written a novel is step back. When the book is out, it belongs to the readers and you can't stand there breathing over their shoulders. - Author: Madeline Miller
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#45. Odd pushed himself to keep walking, one step at a time, remembering back when he had walked with ease and never thought twice about the miracle of putting one foot in front of the other and pushing the world towards you. - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#46. So it is in life ... In search of the truth, people make two steps forward and one step back. Sufferings, mistakes, and the tedium of life throw them back, but the thirst for truth and a stubborn will drive them on and on. And who knows? Maybe they'll row their way to the real truth ... - Author: Anton Chekhov
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#47. THE BEST WAY TO FOOL SOMEONE, in Vin's estimation, was to give them what they wanted. Or, at the very least, what they expected. As long as they assumed that they were one step ahead, they wouldn't look back to see if there were any steps that they'd completely missed. - Author: Brandon Sanderson
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#48. The greatest asset to the human experience is the ability to navigate one's emotions. By practicing the skill of detachment, one can successfully step back from the potentially destructive and tune into the purely positive - Author: Gary Hopkins
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#49. Nobody ever got their ass out of the ghetto by letting someone else step ahead of them in line. And no-one ever got rich and famous by laying back and hoping someone would notice who they are and what they do. - Author: Snoop Dogg
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#50. Political and social change is always a stagger-step process. One step forward, two steps back. They want you to give up. - Author: Hal Sparks
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#51. Every time the Catholic Church takes one step forward, it seems to take one giant step back. - Author: Janine Di Giovanni
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#52. There's a time that may come in an organization where leading by influence is not enough. When things are not going the way they need to go, there's a time when one has to step up ... to set the organization back on the right direction. - Author: Abigail Johnson
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#53. A small step forward is better than one back. - Author: Jeff Talarigo
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#54. Maybe one morning I'll wake up and step outside of myself to look back at the old me lying dead among the sheets. - Author: Markus Zusak
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#55. Two steps forward ... one step back ... I've always hated that old cliche too ... I believe that we should all be able to dance through life and only change the tempo now and then. - Author: Isabelle Rowan
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#56. I'm not the number-one guy here ... if it translates to winning, I don't mind taking a step back as far as roles. - Author: Pau Gasol
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#57. Courage is holding on one minute longer than everyone else. Courage is stepping forward when every fiber of your being says step back. Courage is being willing to do the impossible because it is the right thing to do. - Author: Blaine Lee Pardoe
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#58. I'm certainly not a saint out there on the golf course. In fact, far from it. Like when you make a three-putt and become upset. I take one step back and remember there are more important things going on in the world than golf. - Author: Bernhard Langer
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#59. You can't go back. Can't fix what broke. But you can go forward. And every step matters. Every one makes a difference." She pushed away from the desk, cupped his face in her hands. "From where I'm standing, you're the best step I ever took. - Author: J.D. Robb
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#60. When you do a lot of acting your entire life, you see the entire set from one point of view. To have a chance to step back and pull it all together is really exciting. You want to do it all; you want to have a hand in everything. - Author: Danica McKellar
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#61. For every step forward in electronic communications, we've taken two steps back in humanity. People know how to use a computer and answering machines but have forgotten how to connect with one another. Our society is unraveling. We're too self-obsessed. - Author: Letitia Baldrige
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#62. Any time a running back reaches the age of 31 or 32, he has to lose a step. No one is a freak of nature. No one is going to be able to take the pounding a running back has to take over a 10- or 12-year career and not lose a step. - Author: Al Michaels
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#63. The Hills Have EYes... so be careful where you step and where you go so far one family has went there and few of them have came back! - Author: Deyth Banger
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#64. It's one of the magical things about life, that when you hit a wall, you step back genuinely and humbly ... and the answers suddenly flow like a babbling brook. - Author: Gregor Collins
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#65. There is nothing more important one mortal man can do for another, in the area of restoring health, other than correct vertebral subluxations, step back and allow the innate intelligence of the body to express itself. - Author: Joseph Strauss
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#66. Honestly, I feel like I spent the last 10 years just trying to work, just get my hands on the best material I could. I'd like to say that it was quite calculated and genius, my ability to take one step forward and two steps back. - Author: Timothy Olyphant
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#67. Sometimes the heart of a weary soul needs a simple moment of love and light shined upon it, or reflected back to it. That momentary connection might be the one thing that inspires a person to take one more step and move in a positive new direction. - Author: Molly Friedenfeld
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#68. Lorn passed a hand over her eyes, then staggered back a step and reeled into the alley's shadows behind her. She slid down one wall into a sagging crouch. - Author: Steven Erikson
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#69. In the end our lives are nothing more than simple stories. It's good to occasionally step back and make sure you are the one writing. - Author: Jacob Mandel
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#70. I don't think anyone who has followed the progress of the Islamofascist terrorists who have threatened us believe we are going to be safe if we try a fortress mentality, to step back and say no one is going to hit us, they don't care about the United States. They do. - Author: Kit Bond
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#71. See this Swiss army knife, Lawless! It's gotta magnifying glass and a million blades but I only need one, so step right the fuck back! - Author: Jonathan Dunne
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#72. In a real relationship, you take two steps forward, one step back. So just because we take two steps forward and get all the benefit from that doesn't mean we can't go back or to the side. - Author: Shelley Long
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#73. It's a very slow process - two steps forward, one step back - but I'm inching in the right direction. - Author: Rob Reiner
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#74. Sharp. Intense. Powerful. Intoxicating.
Just like Killian.
Damn it all.
Before she could stop herself, Sadie took an involuntary step back.
Killian countered, taking one step closer, and his lips tilted into a lopsided grin.
Shit on a stick.
How annoying. - Author: Sara Humphreys
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#75. How are you? How was your flight? He hit the Send button without recognizing that in writing to her he was taking a step back from his life as he knew it and into the unknown future, for one cannot embark upon the new without giving up something in return. - Author: Jill Bialosky
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#76. The woman moved in a blur, one elbow driving backwards into the assassin's stomach. She twisted round and drove her knee into the man's crotch. A shout burst from Kalam as he reeled back a step, then fell to the ground with a heavy thump. - Author: Steven Erikson
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#77. When you're fighting for civil rights, it's sometimes two steps forward and one step back. Civil rights are an evolution; and you have to bring people along. - Author: Gloria Allred
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#78. Parking in Seattle is an eight-step process. Step one, find a place to park (gooood luuuuck!). Step two, back into the angled parking space (who ever innovated that should be sentenced to the chokey). - Author: Maria Semple
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#79. You just don't know when you get all the paint across the canvas how it will turn out. When you step back after you've finished, you say, 'This one is not so good. This one is good.' - Author: Ridley Scott
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#80. Sure, it may be one step forward and two steps back, but after a time with Parkinson's, I've learned that what is important is making that step count; always looking up. - Author: Michael J. Fox
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#81. I have to strive to go two steps forward and realize that, sometimes, there will be one step back. - Author: Victoria Moran
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#82. You can even get used to having a hole in your life where someone used to live. A hole where you thought they'd live for always, except that one day they just step sideways, without looking back or saying good-bye, and vanish forever. - Author: Sally Nicholls
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#83. I also know two steps forward and one step back is the rule, not the exception, as people work on change. - Author: Madeline Levine
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#84. Growth is an erratic forward movement: two steps forward, one step back. Remember that and be very gentle with yourself. - Author: Julia Cameron
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#85. We should always have three friends in our lives-one who walks ahead who we look up to and follow; one who walks beside us, who is with us every step of our journey; and then, one who we reach back for and bring along after we've cleared the way. - Author: Michelle Obama
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#86. In the search for truth human beings take two steps forward and one step back. Suffering, mistakes and weariness of life thrust them back, but the thirst for truth and stubborn will drive them forward. And who knows? Perhaps they will reach the truth at last. - Author: Anton Chekhov
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