If your kid makes one of those little homemade guitars out of a cigar box and rubber bands, don't let him just play it once or twice and then throw it away. Make him practice on it, every day, for about three hours a day. Later, he'll thank you.
Jack You need to find yourself a girl mate. Or perhaps the reason you practice three hours a day is that you already found one, and are otherwise incapable of wooing said strumpet. You're not a eunuch are you
I had an immense advantage over many others dealing with the problem inasmuch as I had no fixed ideas derived from long established practice to control and bias my mind, and did not suffer from the general belief that whatever is, is right.
Alice laughed. 'There's no use trying,' she said. 'One can't believe impossible things.' 'I daresay you haven't had much practice,' said the Queen. 'When I was your age, I always did it half an hour a day. Why, sometimes, I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.'
Most married couples, even though they love each other very much in theory, tend to view each other in practice as large teeming flaw colonies, the result being that they get on each other's nerves and regularly erupt into vicious emotional shouting matches over such issues as toaster settings.
When the highest type of men hear Tao, They diligently practice it. When the average type of men hear Tao, They half believe in it. When the lowest type of men hear Tao, They laugh heartily at it.
There are some days I practice positive thinking, and other days I'm not positive I am thinking.
We have, in fact, two kinds of morality side by side: one which we preach but do not practice, and another which we practice but seldom preach.
In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice; In practice, there is.
Practice is the best of all instructors.
Practice yourself what you preach.
Oh, what a tangled web we weave when first we practice to believe.
Practice, the master of all things.
If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.
All the arts we practice are apprenticeship. The big art is our life.
Practice and thought might gradually forge many an art.
By nature, men are nearly alike; by practice, they get to be wide apart.
OBLIGATO being forced to practice the piano.
'Why don't you stay here and practice screaming?' Crow
You ought not to practice childish ways, since you are no longer that age.
Practice safe government, use kingdoms.
First secure an independent income, then practice virtue.
Oh, the tangled webs we weave When we practice to deceive.
Habit, my friend, is practice long pursued, that at last becomes man himself.
You will find it a very good practice always to verify your references sir.