With participation in politics so low at the moment I think Christians should ensure their views are represented at all levels and not leave it to others.
We must not, however, be like the leaders of the great romantic revolt who, in their eagerness to get rid of the husk of convention, disregarded also the humane aspiration.
You're in a movie because you're appealing and because you represent the aspiration, the fantasy, the ideal.
I have always had a sense of curiosity and aspiration.
I don't think I had the aspiration to be a star growing up. I loved Madonna and Bette Midler, and I had my karaoke machine and would sing their songs.
My view is the core engine supporting India's growth aspiration will be the financial sector, which will have to get more efficient.
My primary ambition is to be a fiction writer... Being a critic wasn't an aspiration of mine.
Consider the bloody history of Europe: there was a great aspiration for high culture, yet this very same culture was shaped by brutality and barbarism.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
We have heard much of the phrase, ''peace and friendship.'' This phrase, in expressing the aspiration of America, is not complete. We should say instead, ''peace and friendship, in freedom.'' This, I think, is America's real message to the rest of the world.
You will become as small as your controlling desire; as great as your dominant aspiration
Tis but a base, ignoble mind That mounts no higher than a bird can soar.
There is no greatness without a passion to be great, whether it's the aspiration of an athlete or an artist, a scientist, a parent, or a businessperson.
Charles Dudley Warner
It is only the fools who keep straining at high C all their lives.
George H. W. Bush
President Abbas is a man devoted to peace and to his people's aspiration for a state of their own,
Longing performs all things
Our aspiration is to be the largest, most dynamic, vibrant mobile community offering to consumers. Our starting point is a mobile entertainment service, and that is a steppingstone to a broader conception of mobile community.
We've created rules and taxes on top of every aspiration of people, and the net result is we're not growing fast, income is not growing.
Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson
An aspiration is a joy for ever, a possession as solid as a landed estate
No matter what you are or who you are, you have to continue to prove yourself. That?s the aspiration we set for this particular team. Freshmen and sophomores might have different aspirations. But seniors aspire to win games.
Use your weaknesses; aspire to the strength.
Benjamin Todd Jealous
The difference between a child's aspiration and that family's situation, is the exact measurement of that family's frustrations.
The Palestinians will always be our neighbors. We respect them and have no aspiration to rule over them,
This is incomplete. The constitutional assembly is the aspiration of the people.
My greatest aspiration was always to live in the tropics.
It is Belarus' aspiration to hold free and fair elections complying with the law and international obligations of our country, so our desires here coincide with Ukraine's.
But in the back of my mind I've always looked to the biggest-scale Hollywood movies. Because to me the most satisfying experience is of watching a movie, if it's done really well. And so that aspiration is always it for me, if I have the opportunity to do it.
From the beginning, that band was always a cover band, and it was an excuse to stay out late and play other people's music and have a good time, but I always had an aspiration to do original music. I jumped at the chance when Dave presented it to me.
To clear up this obstacle and thus improve bilateral ties is the common aspiration of the two countries' people and serves their basic interests.
Nong Duc Manh
What is in the Constitution is the burning desire and aspiration of all the people of Vietnam. So for the moment, we don't think about opposition parties.
Each prayer is more beautiful than the others. I cannot recite them all and not knowing which to choose, I do like children who do not know how to read, I say very simply to God what I wish to say, without composing beautiful sentences, and He always understands me. For me, prayer is an aspiration of the heart, it is a simple glance directed to heaven, it is something great, supernatural, which expands my soul and unites me to Jesus.
The government wants to meet its obligation to all the major downstream players that have committed a lot of money to downstream oil and gas, necessary to meet the aspiration that the president has already articulated.
The specific is not exclusive: it lacks the aspiration to totality.