Jump Quotes

Quotes tagged as "jump" (showing 1-30 of 57)
Leena Ahmad Almashat
“Those who don't jump will never fly.”
Leena Ahmad Almashat, Harmony Letters

Criss Jami
“Wise men are not pacifists; they are merely less likely to jump up and retaliate against their antagonizers. They know that needless antagonizers are virtually already insecure enough.”
Criss Jami, Killosophy

Lauren Oliver
“The sparrows jumped before they knew how to fly, and they learned to fly only because they had jumped”
Lauren Oliver, Liesl & Po

Paolo Bacigalupi
“Crew up, Nailer!" Lucky Girl shouted. "You think I'm going to pull your ass up here like a damn swank?”
Paolo Bacigalupi, Ship Breaker

“Sometimes to change a situation you are in requires you to take a giant leap. But, you won't be able to fly unless you are willing to transform.”
Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

Thomm Quackenbush
“The body tries to stop the mind from killing itself, no matter the cost. It is only the lack of strength, the fatigue that lets the jumpers fall at last.”
Thomm Quackenbush, Of Christmas Present

Santosh Kalwar
“You jumped like a frog.
You touched like a dog.
You kissed like a bird.”
Santosh Kalwar, An Aphrodisiac

J.R. Rim
“Wings are like dreams. Before each flight, a bird takes a small jump, a leap of faith, believing that its wings will work. That jump can only be made with rock solid feet.”
J.R. Rim

Clarissa Pinkola Estés
“Sometimes there are no words to help one's courage. Sometimes you just have to jump.”
Clarissa Pinkola Estés, Women Who Run With the Wolves: Myths and Stories of the Wild Woman Archetype

“Jump!" Kyntak yelled.
"What?" Six shouted incredulously. It was hundreds of meters to the concrete below.
"Just jump!" Kyntak howled, and he leaped off the fire escape.
With only a split second of hesitation, Six followed him. If all else fails, he thought, I can always land on Kyntak to break my fall.
Jack Heath, The Lab

“Fear leads to death as the window to the courtyard. Jump!”
Grigoris Deoudis

Dejan Stojanovic
“To jump over centuries
In one step is impossible.
Jump too high or far,
You’ll be way too late.”
Dejan Stojanovic, Circling: 1978-1987

“I am surprised you didn’t whack your head on an overhanging branch back there. I have never seen anyone leap straight up off the ground the way you did when you saw that snake! It would make a good move for our next dance. Do you think you could teach the others? The snake jump?”
Jennifer Frick-Ruppert, Spirit Quest

Edvard Munch
“My whole life has been spent walking by the side of a bottomless chasm, jumping from stone to stone. Sometimes I try to leave my narrow path and join the swirling mainstream of life, but I always find myself drawn inexorably back towards the chasm's edge, and there I shall walk until the day I finally fall into the abyss.”
Edvard Munch

Rebekah Crane
“The feeling like no matter what I do, I'm going to fall. Something will toss me over the edge. Instead of letting that happen, I make the decision myself. I get to decide when to jump.”
Rebekah Crane, The Upside of Falling Down

Van Halen

“Whenever you jump off a cliff at GOD's command, be sure that you will fly! Either by soaring on the palm of His hands or on the parachute of that command or you will suddenly have wings pop out and sustain you in the air. Either way, you will be flying and He'll be the one behind it all.”
TemitOpe Ibrahim

Crystal Cestari
“You never know what you're getting into when you fall in love, but that doesn't mean you avoid the jump.”
Crystal Cestari, The Best Kind of Magic

Christina Engela
“What the hell was that?” he asked no-one in particular. “Did they ram us?”
“Uh – negative, sir.” Marnetti offered, reading an instrumental assessment from his display, “It seems we were hit by some kind of pulse wave generated by their jump.”
“Their jump? – You mean by arriving they nearly killed us?”
Marnetti nodded, continuing, “Range 0.5 kilometers, Captain. Holding steady. No recognized weapons activity.”
“Damage report.” He ordered, feeling his way back into his seat, eyes glued to the viewscreen.
“Shield 2 down, 1 is buckling.” Pluddeman choked.
“Power stable, all systems holding steady,” Marnetti added, now rubbing some bruises.
“Any communications?”
“Nothing, sir. Static on all frequencies.”
“What are they doing?”
“Nothing, sir. Waiting maybe.”
“Waiting, my ass!” Dayne barked. “They must be sizing us up!”
Christina Engela, Space Sucks!

“When the tragedy begins and the boat begins to sink I will do anything in my power to help save my mates if they reuse my help I have no choice but to jump ship to help myself”
Ms. Bonnie Zackson Koury

Mehmet Murat ildan
“Only those who are great masters of jumping have the right to mock the obstacles on their paths!”
Mehmet Murat ildan

Rebecca McNutt
“Science is not a democracy. Therefore to try to pass of global warming as real just because "98% of scientists say they agree" makes no sense at all. If 98% of psychiatrists said that all mentally ill people needed lobotomized, does that make it true? If 98% of your friends jumped off a building, would you jump, too?”
Rebecca McNutt

Joyce Rachelle
“Sometimes the gap between what you are and what you want to be is a little piece of paper called your college degree. So jump.”
Joyce Rachelle

Lehla Eldridge
“Our children are interested in the BIG picture. That is where the deep natural learning seems to get done. It is totally opposite to everything I have ever learnt at school.”
Lehla Eldridge, Jump, Fall, Fly, From Schooling to Homeschooling to Unschooling

“When something is dirty you wash it. That's what my mum always said.
When you have dirty money and you launder it, people jump up and down.
I guess that's life.”
Anthony T.Hincks

Deyth Banger
“Oh... I just leave it...


Words have as much weight as trying to jump from the 123333333334 Floor without a parachute and to be alive.”
Deyth Banger, Afraid - Part 2

Alice Hoffman
“The only way to understand a river is to jump into it.”
Alice Hoffman, The Museum of Extraordinary Things
tags: jump, river

“When the tragedy begins and the boat begins to sink. I will do everything in my power to help save my mates, if they refuse my help I have no choice but to jump ship to save myself”
Ms. Bonnie Zackson Koury

“A dead frog will never jump when called.”
Anthony T. Hincks

“You can't cross the ocean of life just by dreaming about it, you have to jump in and swim”
Debasish Mridha MD

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