Spur Quotes


I'm not going anywhere. You can print that wherever you want to. I'm here and I'm a Spur for life.

Spur not an unbroken horse; put not your plowshare too deep into new land.

Fight gentlemen of England! fight bold yeomen! Draw archers draw your arrows to the head! Spur your proud horses hard and ride in blood; Amaze the welkin with your broken staves!

Avarice the spur of industry.

Applause is the spur of noble minds the end and aim of weak ones

Each one of us requires the spur of insecurity to force us to do our best.

Globalization and free trade do spur economic growth and they lead to lower prices on many goods.

Let the fear of danger be a spur to prevent it; he that fears not gives advantage to the danger.

Let the fear of a danger be a spur to prevent it; he that fears not gives advantage to the danger.

In reality studies show that investments to spur renewable energy and boost energy efficiency generate far more jobs than oil and coal.

Hunger's a great spur.

Continue to spur a running horse.

Vanity is often the unseen spur.

Art needs no spur beyond itself.

Necessity is the spur of genius.

Danger the spur of all great minds.

Opposition is the very spur of love.

Necessity is often the spur to genius.

True understanding is the spur of genius

Know that morality is a curb not a spur.

Every calamity is a spur and a valuable hint.

Actions speak louder than words but words spur actions.

Difficult economic times often spur great periods of creativity and invention.

A genuinely democratic Iraq might well act as a fresh spur.

Anticipation leads the way to victory and is the spur to conquest.

Thoughts arising from practical experience may be a bridle or a spur.

Difficulties should act as a tonic. They should spur us to greater exertion.

Reason lies betweene the spurre and the bridle. [Reason lies between the spur and the bridle.]

Honour the spur that pricks the princely mind To follow rule and climb the stately chair.

Constraints can spur creativity and incite action as long as you have the confidence to embrace them.

Anger can keep you warm at night and wounded pride can spur a man to wondrous things.

As Hoffman later lamented "The reality distortion field can serve as a spur but then reality itself hits.

Our new election system will spur on all institutions and organizations and will force them to improve their work.

Girly' products can spur Japan's growth in this century every bit as much as if not more than the "?manly' technologies.

Publicity is the very soul of justice. It is the keenest spur to exertion and the surest of all guards against improbity.

We all have to learn to live with our losses and to use our regrets to spur us on in the future.

the disinhibition caused by said brain damage can also spur the infected individual to seek the pleasure of compulsive casual sexual activity

Interest is the spur of the people but glory that of great souls. Invention is the talent of youth and judgment of age.

I courted fame but as a spur to brave and honest deeds; who despises fame will soon renounce the virtues that deserve it.

Advertising is the foot on the accelerator the hand on the throttle the spur on the flank that keeps our economy surging forward.

Being seen as the best striker in Europe doesn't spur me on-it's helping my team to success. That's my only aim. I'm not a machine.

Advertising is the spur on the flank that keeps modern company-helping economy out of hand till the day common sense is restored if ever it happens.

if you cannot but weep when your soul summons you to prayer she should spur you again and yet again though weeping until you shall come laughing

Some kind of pace may be got out of the eeriest jade by the near prospect of oats; but the thoroughbred has the spur in his blood.

In order to spur economic growth we need to put the brakes on out of control spending lower Ohioans tax burden and create a most efficient and effective government.

There's been a big spur in downtown development with new business restaurants and a lot of loft buying. The buses run and there's a subway that runs through downtown.

When the economy is still struggling putting people back to work finding ways to spur economic activity ultimately can help to reduce the structural deficits and debts that countries experience.

Indebted countries can only grow out of their debt troubles through strong economic growth; austerity measures alone cannot work. It is imperative to engage in deep structural reform to spur growth.

My husband and I have enjoyed many summer holidays on the Continent and many people say that their most memorable trips have been the journeys made on the spur of the moment.

It is quite clear that compelling content which is made available on economic terms that respect the intellectual rights of owners can be a tremendous spur to the growth of broadband networks.

... if one does not have wild dreams of achievement there is no spur even to get the dishes washed. One must think like a hero to behave like a merely decent human being.

In every age there are plenty of people around to remind you what you cannot possibly do. Thank goodness for these naysayers provide a priceless service: They spur...us to achieve great things.

You think it horrible that lust and rage Should dance attention upon my old age; They were not such a plague when I was young; What else have I to spur me into song?

You shall find that there cannot be a greater spur to the attaining what you would have the eldest learn and know himself than to set him upon teaching it his younger brothers and sisters.

I believe that the problem of global climate change will ultimately spur our global society to respond and while the condition does not appear to be reversible we will find ways to adapt to it.

Unfruitful emotion is to be suspected. Feeling acts as an impulse as a spur as a spring and when feelings are excited and they put nothing forward they are sometimes even dangerous to a man.