Taking A Step Back Famous Quotes & Sayings

46 Taking A Step Back Famous Sayings, Quotes and Quotation.

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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.
Sara Humphreys Taking A Step Back Sayings By Sara Humphreys: Sharp. Intense. Powerful. Intoxicating.Just like Killian.Damn it all.Before she could stop herself, Sadie took an
So don't stop moving forward. For a while, you may feel as though you're taking two steps forward, one step back. And there may be some personal heartache along the way. But when you look your little ones in the eye, you will find your voice and take a stand for them. We are their voices. And we must have the courage to stand up for them, whatever the odds or however powerful the opposition might be.Robyn Taking A Step Back Sayings By Robyn: So don't stop moving forward. For a while, you may feel as though you're taking
People go to college to find who they are as a person and find what they want to do in life, and I kind of already know that so it would be like I'd be taking a step back or something.Lindsay Lohan Taking A Step Back Sayings By Lindsay Lohan: People go to college to find who they are as a person and find what
Personal Power and a Positive attitude after praying, you should also completely men-tally, emotionally and physically "act as if it is already accomplished!" In truth, it already has been accomplished in GOD, and that is the only true "permanent' reality of life! Taking this one step further, you should even experience this truth with all five senses. See it being real, hear it, touch it, smell it and taste it! As far as you are concerned, for all intents and purposes, the prayer has already been completely answered and you should live your life on every level of your being as if this was the case! If ever you start to slip from this "immaculate conception" in your own mind, you should immediately do an affirmation and positive creative visualization to reaffirm the "Truth of GOD" back into your reality. The other way to reaffirm this truth back into your being is to repeat the prayer! Just the Act of doing the Prayer is an affirmation in and of itself!Joshua Stone Taking A Step Back Sayings By Joshua Stone: Personal Power and a Positive attitude after praying, you should also completely men-tally, emotionally and
She worked briskly and efficiently, taking her brush and pan from the drawing-room to the top of the stairs and making her way back down, a step at a time; after that she filled a bucket with water, fetched her kneeling-mat, and began to wash the hall floor. Vinegar was all she used. Soap left streaks on the black tiles. The first, wet rub was important for loosening the dirt, but it was the second bit that really counted, passing the wrung cloth over the floor in one supple, unbroken movement ... There! How pleasing each glossy tile was. The gloss would fade in about five minutes as the surface dried; but everything faded. The vital thing was to make the most of the moments of brightness. There was no point dwelling on the scuffs.Sarah Waters Taking A Step Back Sayings By Sarah Waters: She worked briskly and efficiently, taking her brush and pan from the drawing-room to the
Even sporting a frown, his upper lip was full with a pronounced 'Cupid's bow' that inspired the image of her nibbling his tender flesh to manifest in her mind. At the thought, her cheeks heated with a blush she knew he saw by the smirk that lifted the corner of his mouth.

"What are ya thinkin' about?" He winked, adding insult to injury where her pride was concerned.

Taking a step back and turning on her heel, Abigail growled, "I was thinking you have the manners of a stable boy but are dressed like knight.
Julia Mills Taking A Step Back Sayings By Julia Mills: Even sporting a frown, his upper lip was full with a pronounced 'Cupid's bow' that
Hello there," he said to me. "My name is Buddy Ray. What's yours?" He had a faint lisp. I swallowed. "Robert Johnson." Buddy Ray's smile would make small children flee to their mamas. "Nice to meet you, Robert." Buddy Ray - I didn't know if that was a double first name or a first and last name - looked me over as though I were a bite-size snack. Something was off with this guy - you could just see it. He kept licking his lips. I risked a glance back at the big bouncer. Even he looked jittery in Buddy Ray's presence. As Buddy Ray approached, a pungent stench of cheap cologne failing to mask foul body odor wafted off him, the foul smell taking the lead like a Doberman he was walking. Buddy Ray stopped directly in front of me, maybe six inches away. I held my breath and stood my ground. I, too, had a foot on him. The bouncer took another step backward. BuddyHarlan Coben Taking A Step Back Sayings By Harlan Coben: Hello there," he said to me. "My name is Buddy Ray. What's yours?" He had
From Senegalese chauvinism to Wolof tribalism, there is but one small step. And consequently, wherever the petty-mindedness of the national bourgeoisie and the haziness of its ideological positions have been incapable of enlightening the people as a whole or have been unable to put the people first, wherever this national bourgeoisie has proven to be incapable of expanding its vision of the world, there is a return to tribalism, and we watch with a raging heart as ethnic tensions triumph. Since the only slogan of the bourgeoisie is "Replace the foreigners," and they rush into every sector to take the law into their own hands and fill the vacancies, the petty traders such as taxi drivers, cake sellers, and shoe shiners follow suit and call for the expulsion of the Dahomeans or, taking tribalism to a new level, demand that the Fulani go back to their bush or back up their mountains.Frantz Fanon Taking A Step Back Sayings By Frantz Fanon: From Senegalese chauvinism to Wolof tribalism, there is but one small step. And consequently, wherever
Taking a step forward, I stood in the light, tilted my head back and closed my eyes. It held my face and wrapped its arms around my shoulders, and for the very first time, I let hope in. (Lillian Hunt)Jennifer DeLucy Taking A Step Back Sayings By Jennifer DeLucy: Taking a step forward, I stood in the light, tilted my head back and closed
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.Leon Spinks Taking A Step Back Sayings By Leon Spinks: To experience the agony of defeat makes you stronger. It's like taking one step back
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.Pau Gasol Taking A Step Back Sayings By Pau Gasol: I'm not the number-one guy here ... if it translates to winning, I don't mind
Spending some time getting quiet can really be the best remedy for tangled situations. Taking a step back from all the emotion, frustration, and exhaustion to sit quietly with Jesus will do more to untangle a mess than anything else I've ever found.Lysa TerKeurst Taking A Step Back Sayings By Lysa TerKeurst: Spending some time getting quiet can really be the best remedy for tangled situations. Taking
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.Swami Vivekananda Taking A Step Back Sayings By Swami Vivekananda: No one step back, that is the idea ... Fight it out, whatever comes. Let
I need to do a concert to celebrate David Bowie's electronic music. And in so doing, I'm not taking a step back, I'm taking a step forward and presenting it in its entirety so people can understand this type of visionary.Carlos Alomar Taking A Step Back Sayings By Carlos Alomar: I need to do a concert to celebrate David Bowie's electronic music. And in so
I took a little break - I was coming back to work and the last thing I was going to do was take a step backwards, so I knew that if I was going to take a feature it was going to have to be taking a step forward.Nia Long Taking A Step Back Sayings By Nia Long: I took a little break - I was coming back to work and the last
By applauding Robinson, a man did not feel that he was taking a stand on school integration, or on open housing. But for an instant he had accepted Robinson simply as a hometown ball player. To disregard color, even for an instant, is to step away from the old prejudices, the old hatred. That is not a path on which many double back.Roger Kahn Taking A Step Back Sayings By Roger Kahn: By applauding Robinson, a man did not feel that he was taking a stand on
He needed to man up. Step one. Take a deep breath. Step two. Scratch his balls to remind himself he wasn't a prissy fucking princess. Step three - "What the hell are you doing?" Constantine said, snapping him back to the here and now. Doing? Why having a panic attack, of course, but that wasn't something he was about to admit. "Just taking in all the changes to the place.Eve Langlais Taking A Step Back Sayings By Eve Langlais: He needed to man up. Step one. Take a deep breath. Step two. Scratch his
Within biblical theology it remains the case that the one living God created a world that is other than himself, not contained within himself. Creation was from the beginning an act of love, of affirming goodness of the other. God saw all that he had made, and it was very good; but it was not itself divine. At its height, which according to Genesis 1 is the creation of humans, it was designed to REFLECT God, both to reflect God back to God in worship and to reflect God into the rest of creation in stewardship. But this image-bearing capacity of humankind is not in itself the same thing as divinity. Collapsing this distinction means taking a large step toward a pantheism within which there is no way of understanding, let alone addressing, the problem of evil.N. T. Wright Taking A Step Back Sayings By N. T. Wright: Within biblical theology it remains the case that the one living God created a world
A tear slipped from eye, as I stood helpless beside Kiran. "They have done nothing wrong, except fight for the freedom you have stolen from them, from all of us!" I shouted back, unable to stay silent when my friends stood at his mercy.
"I give you freedom, the freedom to live your life as you please," Lucan challenged, tilting his chin with pride and sincerity. "I ask nothing of you, except for your loyalty. I am the king, it is the least of what I deserve," Lucan turned to address the kingdom, his argument ringing through the air.
"Then why is it only your bloodline that is allowed immortality?" I argued, taking a step forward. "Why do the rest of our people suffer from the separation of races? Why are the Shape-shifters exiled by penalty of death? What have they done? What is their crime? Are you afraid to share true immortality? Are you so scared of a people that realize they don't need a king?" I turned to face the crowd too, hoping to empower them with my words.
Rachel Higginson Taking A Step Back Sayings By Rachel Higginson: A tear slipped from eye, as I stood helpless beside Kiran. "They have done nothing
So when I can, I try my best to meditate a little bit every day, and that helps a lot. I think that just taking a minute, or however long you can, and really acknowledging everything that you have. Acknowledging what you have, and at the same time, acknowledging what other folks don't have. And you know, you don't have to feel guilty about it, but definitely to feel grateful is the first step in giving it back.Thao Nguyen Taking A Step Back Sayings By Thao Nguyen: So when I can, I try my best to meditate a little bit every day,
He closes the door and turns around to face me with his hands behind his back. He studies me intensely, and it makes me squirm. "You know, you're not like I thought you'd be," he says, taking a step forward. "Yet, at the same timeJessica Sorensen Taking A Step Back Sayings By Jessica Sorensen: He closes the door and turns around to face me with his hands behind his
Notes from the Tilt-a-Whirl the fatherhood of God lies behind everything. This apparent chaotic world is not chaotic at all; if we step back and take it all in with the right perspective, we see that it is an intricately designed carnival ride. There is a fatherly purpose in it: it turns out that we thought we were being born into a world full of sound and fury, signifying nothing, but what was happening is that our Father was taking us to a particularly spectacular fair with some really gnarly rides. InDouglas Wilson Taking A Step Back Sayings By Douglas Wilson: Notes from the Tilt-a-Whirl the fatherhood of God lies behind everything. This apparent chaotic world
Luisa was on her knees on the bed, naked, my 9mm in her hands and aimed right at me. I automatically had my gun pointed back at her. The sexiest Mexican standoff I'd ever been involved in. "What are you doing?" I asked, taking a cautious step toward her, not lowering my gun for a second. "Leaving," she answered, her eyes hard. She was distracting as all hell, her tits and pussy and that gun. I don't think I'd ever been so turned on so quick and in such an untimely situation. "It doesn't look like it." "I'm going to ask you nicely to let me leave, and if you don't, I'll shoot you." A grin broke out across my face. My god, she couldn't be more perfect. "If you shot me, you'd kill me," I said, taking another step. "Then who would make you come all the time?Karina Halle Taking A Step Back Sayings By Karina Halle: Luisa was on her knees on the bed, naked, my 9mm in her hands and
Are you two done staring longingly in each other's eyes or should we just take a break?"
Now scowling, Dee turned her head and focused on the only idiot really taking the game seriously.
Mitch took a step back, grabbing his brother and yanking him in front of his body. "Take him, Dee. Take him!"
"You bastard!" Brendon yelped.
Shelly Laurenston Taking A Step Back Sayings By Shelly Laurenston: Are you two done staring longingly in each other's eyes or should we just take
We become so caught up in the busyness of our lives. Were we to step back, however, and take a good look at what we're doing, we may find that we have immersed ourselves in the 'thick of thin things.' In other words, too often we spend most of our time taking care of the things which do not really matter much at all in the grand scheme of things, neglecting those more important causes.Thomas S. Monson Taking A Step Back Sayings By Thomas S. Monson: We become so caught up in the busyness of our lives. Were we to step
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.Veronica Rossi Taking A Step Back Sayings By Veronica Rossi: It's time, Perry. He let her go. She took a step back, taking in his
Maybe tomorrow is counting on me
To learn my lessons today
I'll start by taking a step at a time
And stop throwing my blessings away
I'll get myself up and I'll brush myself off
And take back some of the pride that I've lost
'Cause you can't always keep your feet on the ground
I guess we all learn the hard way and we all fall down
Bekka Bramlett Taking A Step Back Sayings By Bekka Bramlett: Maybe tomorrow is counting on meTo learn my lessons todayI'll start by taking a step
Moving away from someone or something Is like taking a step back to see better when you are too close to capture the details.Rajuda Taking A Step Back Sayings By Rajuda: Moving away from someone or something Is like taking a step back to see better
I killed you," Sin said finally, his voice low and shaking with anger.
Emilio looked genuinely confused now and he gave Sin a bizarre look. "What the hell are you talking about?"
Sin shook his head slowly, incredulously, eyes narrowing into slits. "I fucking shot you, and you fucking died!" he shouted finally, taking a menacing step towards his father.
But Emilio didn't back down, he just shrugged calmly at the younger reflection of himself. "Oh, that.
Ais Taking A Step Back Sayings By Ais: I killed you," Sin said finally, his voice low and shaking with anger.Emilio looked genuinely
It's lovely," I said, taking an involuntary half step back. "Really, though. I don't like to handle other people's cookware."
"That's the best you can manage? That's your bright, bold lie?"
"Look, lady, I don't know about you, but I've never had somebody corner me on a dark street and try to hand me a frying pan before," I snapped.
Seanan McGuire Taking A Step Back Sayings By Seanan McGuire: It's lovely," I said, taking an involuntary half step back. "Really, though. I don't like
when you get up every day, remember your time is the most precious asset you have and you are taking a step forward to reclaim your freedom. You are pushing against the drag that holds you back. Be cognizant of the price you may have to pay to achieve your goals. Know that these are down payments into the new and free you. Celebrate them. Without the pain, there is no coming alive.K.J. Kilton Taking A Step Back Sayings By K.J. Kilton: when you get up every day, remember your time is the most precious asset you
Rather than sleeping myself, I practiced. I practiced taking everything I'd seen in the last few days-every horror, every drop of blood-and locking it away, so deep in my mind that I could pretend that nothing had happened.
And then I practiced letting it out.
This time, I didn't start with a specific memory. I didn't walk myself step by step through a scene. Instead, I built a room inside my head-a tiny room with white walls and no windows and no doors. No way out.
In that room, I put the sound of screams, tearing flesh, and heavy breathing, the smell of rancid blood. Everything I'd been holding back, everything threatening to devour me whole was there-in the ceiling of that room, the corners, the floor.
Jennifer Lynn Barnes Taking A Step Back Sayings By Jennifer Lynn Barnes: Rather than sleeping myself, I practiced. I practiced taking everything I'd seen in the last
Are you sleeping with anyone?"
The question was asked so casually it took a second to process what he'd said.
I inhaled sharply. "Why is that any business of yours?"
He looked at me and I saw what I'd seen the first time we'd met - tremendous power and steely control. Both of which had me taking an involuntary step back. Again. At least I didn't fall this time; I was making progress.
"Because I want to fuck you, Eva. I need to know what's standing in my way, if anything.
Sylvia Day Taking A Step Back Sayings By Sylvia Day: Are you sleeping with anyone?" The question was asked so casually it took a second
Hell's bells," I snarled, taking an involuntary step back. "Right here? Now? You could have given me a couple of minutes to get clear, dammit."
"And what fun would that be?" Maeve asked, pushing out her lower lip in a pout. "I am who I am, too. I love violence. I love treachery. I love your pain - and the best part, the part I love most, is that I am doing it for your own good." Her eyes gleamed white all the way around her irises. "This is me being one of the good guys.
Jim Butcher Taking A Step Back Sayings By Jim Butcher: Hell's bells," I snarled, taking an involuntary step back. "Right here? Now? You could have
What are you doing?" Her voice stammered.
"Taking Your picture."
"Why?" She began to reach for the camera, but he took a step back.
"Because you're beautiful
Bernadette Marie Taking A Step Back Sayings By Bernadette Marie: What are you doing?" Her voice stammered."Taking Your picture.""Why?" She began to reach for the
I laughed as he twirled me around. "You can't dance."
"Maybe not, but you can't either!" He dipped me back so far that I almost toppled over, taking him down with me. He straightened up and rested his forehead against mine, laughing.
Warren was snapping his fingers in our direction. "Hey! Leave room for the Holy Spirit there, McNamara."
Nathan laughed and took a step away from me.
Elicia Hyder Taking A Step Back Sayings By Elicia Hyder: I laughed as he twirled me around. "You can't dance.""Maybe not, but you can't either!"
There's something arbitrary about taking a picture. So I can stand at the edge of a highway and take one step forward and it can be a natural landscape untouched by man and I can take one step back and include a guardrail and change the meaning of the picture radically ... I can take a picture of a person at one moment and make them look contemplative and photograph them two seconds later and make them look frivolous.Stephen Shore Taking A Step Back Sayings By Stephen Shore: There's something arbitrary about taking a picture. So I can stand at the edge of
I'm glad they're taking a step back. A lot of this is happening so quickly that people can't keep up with it.Clementa C. Pinckney Taking A Step Back Sayings By Clementa C. Pinckney: I'm glad they're taking a step back. A lot of this is happening so quickly
You aren't the enemy," Henry said, dropping his arm to his side once more and taking a step back. "That doesn't mean our goals are aligned.Jennifer Lynn Barnes Taking A Step Back Sayings By Jennifer Lynn Barnes: You aren't the enemy," Henry said, dropping his arm to his side once more and
Some people view Gene as a man with a wild futuristic utopian fantasy, but that's too simple. Star Trek did not promise that people would magically become inherently "better," but that they would progress, always reaching for their highest potential and noblest goals, even if it took centuries of taking two steps forward and one step back. Ideally, humankind would be guided in its quest by reason and justice. The ultimate futility of armed conflict, terrorism, dictatorial rule, prejudice, disregard for the environment, and exercising power for its own sake was demonstrated time and againNichelle Nichols Taking A Step Back Sayings By Nichelle Nichols: Some people view Gene as a man with a wild futuristic utopian fantasy, but that's
We [My Chemical Romance] didn't push ourselves to that next level. I think we purposefully held ourselves back, feeling like maybe in order to advance, we need to regress. There was definitely a sense of fear within the band about taking that next step.Gerard Way Taking A Step Back Sayings By Gerard Way: We [My Chemical Romance] didn't push ourselves to that next level. I think we purposefully
A resolution to exercise or eat more nutritious foods is a step taking you back to the well-being from which you originated.Wayne Dyer Taking A Step Back Sayings By Wayne Dyer: A resolution to exercise or eat more nutritious foods is a step taking you back
Faith without works is dead"If you were guaranteed success, what would you do with your life?" Another way to frame it is, "If you already had all the fame, fortune, and power you could ever want, what would you do with your life?" The answers to these questions hold the keys to the purpose of your life. Action, finally, is the true religion. By taking this bold step, regardless of outcome, you're sending yourself a message that your dream is real. You're cutting a new groove in consciousness that says you will no longer be held back by fear or perceived limitation. You're setting the law of freedom in motion, allowing it to gain momentum, until you won't be able to prevent your progress even if you tried!Derek Rydall Taking A Step Back Sayings By Derek Rydall: Faith without works is dead"If you were guaranteed success, what would you do with your
Meanwhile, things continue to slide: standards slip, curricula are politicized and watered down, and, despite all the emphasis on schooling at every level of society, the dance of education remains locked into the dreary choreography of one step forward, two steps back. Education remains education, which is to say a fairly private affair. No matter how much more widespread so-called higher education has become, only a small - one is inclined to say an infinitesimal - minority seems capable of taking serious advantage of it, at any rate during the standard years of schooling.Joseph Epstein Taking A Step Back Sayings By Joseph Epstein: Meanwhile, things continue to slide: standards slip, curricula are politicized and watered down, and, despite
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.Jill Bialosky Taking A Step Back Sayings By Jill Bialosky: How are you? How was your flight? He hit the Send button without recognizing that
You are a very sharp-tongued little girl," mother said, looking up at me. I am two inches taller than she is.

"Unless you learn to curb yourself, there will be no parties for you, and no party dresses."

This was the speach [sic] that broke the Camel's back. I could endure no more.

"I think," I said, "that I shall get married and end everything."

Need I explain that I had no serious intention of taking the fatal step? But it was not deliberate mendasity[sic]. It was Despair.
Mary Roberts Taking A Step Back Sayings By Mary Roberts: You are a very sharp-tongued little girl," mother said, looking up at me. I am