Idealism increases in direct proportion to one's distance from the problem.
Do more than is required. What is the distance between someone who achieves their goals consistently and those who spend their lives and careers merely following? The extra mile.
Telephone, n. An invention of the devil which abrogates some of the advantages of making a disagreeable person keep his distance.
Time is the longest distance between two places.
Weekends are a bit like rainbows; they look good from a distance but disappear when you get up close to them.
Fill the unforgiving minute with sixty seconds worth of distance run.
Success has always been easy to measure. It is the distance between one's origins and one's final achievement.
To the wrongs that need resistance, To the right that needs assistance, To the future in the distance, Give yourselves.
It is easy to be brave from a safe distance.
The human voice can never reach the distance that is covered by the still small voice of conscience.
Laughter is the closest distance between two people.
In a sense, each of us is an island. In another sense, however, we are all one. For though islands appear separate, and may even be situated at great distances from one another, they are only extrusions of the same planet, Earth.
In general, any form of exercise, if pursued continuously, will help train us in perseverance. Long-distance running is particularly good training in perseverance.
The distance between insanity and genius is measured only by success.
Nothing makes the earth seem so spacious as to have friends at a distance; they make the latitudes and longitudes.