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Letter "U" » urgent
«Every time a student walks past a really urgent, expressive piece of architecture that belongs to his college, it can help reassure him that he does have that mind, does have that soul.»
«Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?'»
«A man's labor is not only his capital but his life. When it passes it returns never more. To utilize it, to prevent its wasteful squandering, to enable the poor man to bank it up for use hereafter, this surely is one of the most urgent tasks before civilization.»
Author: William Booth
, poor man
«Even though this is late in an election year, there is no way we can go forward except together and no way anybody can win except by serving the people's urgent needs. We cannot stand still or slip backwards. We must go forward now together.»
«A city whose living immediacy is so urgent that when I am in it I lose all sense of the past»
«Life's most urgent question is: What are you doing for others?»
«And the Egyptians were urgent upon the people, that they might send them out of the land in haste; for they said, We be all dead men.»
«Dogs need to sniff the ground; it's how they keep abreast of current events. The ground is a giant dog newspaper, containing all kinds of late-breaking news items, which, if they are especially urgent, are often continued in the next yard.»
Author: Dave Barry
, abreast of
, Current Events
, keep abreast
, of late
«In certain trying circumstances, urgent circumstances, desperate circumstances, profanity furnishes a relief denied even to prayer.»
«Life's most persistent and urgent question is: What are you doing for others? Living is a form of not being sure, not knowing what next or how. The moment you know how, you begin to die a little.»