531 Inspiring Quotes about Walking

Are you looking for inspirational quotes about walking? Inspiring Lizard has got you covered! In this article we present the 531 most beautiful walking quotes we could find. Let’s get inspired!

Walking quotes

I had a dream about you last night. In this dream we were walking down the beautiful Japanese streets of Florida. Fukuoka is nice in the summer.

— Rodney Jenkins

We are all walking a thin line between the sacred and the ordinary. The two are never far from each other, and sometimes they are the same

— RJ Blizzard

Me? I’m scared of everything. I’m scared of what I saw, I’m scared of what I did, of who I am, and most of all I’m scared of walking out of this room and never feeling the rest of my whole life the way I feel when I’m with you.

— Frances “Baby” Houseman

Why are you walking alonewhen love is walking along?

— Debasish Mridha

This was like walking the line between dream and sleep. The night-sharp balance of being asleep enough to dream and awake enough to remember what he wanted.

— Maggie Stiefvater, The Raven King

Crowds most envy the lonely man who walks confidently as if he is walking with the great crowds!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

People talk about the courage of condemned men walking to the place of execution: sometimes it needs as much courage to walk with any kind of bearing towards another person’s habitual misery.

— Graham Greene, The Heart of the Matter

There is a magic in walking alone, in thinking alone: If there is no one to contact you around, the universe starts contacting you!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

As a diabetic, I’m a walking picnic. I have to eat measured amounts of food at certain times.

— Elaine Stritch

When good things are on the horizon you keep walking towards the sun.

— Curtis Tyrone Jones, Giants At Play: Finding Wisdom, Courage, And Acceptance To Encounter Your Destiny

One of the highlights of the first Good Omens tour was Neil and I walking through New York singing Shoehorn with Teeth. Well, we’d had a good breakfast. And you don’t get mugged, either.

— Terry Pratchett, Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch

When walking alone in a jungle of true darkness, there are three things that can show you the way: instinct to survive, the knowledge of navigation, creative imagination. Without them, you are lost.

— Toba Beta, My Ancestor Was an Ancient Astronaut

You’re the one sitting there with a boner. You’llterrify your charity guys, walking in with that thing pointingat them.

— Sherilee Gray, Crashed

I listen to music – Lady Gaga, Kanye, Jay-Z, the Beatles, Robert Plant – while I’m walking down Fifth Avenue to my office in the Trump Tower early each morning.

— Ivanka Trump

Turning your back on nothing and walking away is not disloyal, it’s self respect.

— Justin K. McFarlane Beau

She was walking into doors againA regular habit so it seems”From the Domestic

— Vincent S. Coster, Eat Not My Brother

The only way he could truly stick out in New Orleans was if he were walking down the street on fire.

— Hunter Murphy, Imogene in New Orleans

If these were Plumber’s people, that would mean he knew we were coming. That we’d lost our element of surprise and we were walking into a trap.Which, you know, was obviously at the top of my to-do list today.

— Violet Cross, Survivors: Secrets

It has been discovered experimentally that you can draw laughter from an audience anywhere in the world of any class or race simply by walking on a stage and uttering the words “I am a married man.”

— Ted Kavanaugh

The hardest part about walking away from someone is the part where you realize that, no matter how slowly you go, they will never run after you.

— Genereux Philip

Konig couldn’t help but think of the man as a slab of walking muscle with all the intellect of a pair of cheap shoes.

— Michael R. Fletcher, Beyond Redemption

You? Harmless?” Tam snorted. “What? You don’t think I could pull it off?” Aiden accused. “Well, the fact that you’re practically a walking armory had me convinced otherwise.

— Claire M. Banschbach, The Wildcat of Braeton

A friend is someone who walks into a room when everyone else is walking out.

— Gary Moore, Playing With the Enemy: A Baseball Prodigy, a World at War, and a Field of Broken Dreams

You feel resentful to be on the low side of the comparison, yet being on the high side brings no peace either, because there’s no such thing as being better all the time. So this is a great game to give up—you win by walking away.

— Deepak Chopra, Fire in the Heart: A Spiritual Guide for Teens

There is stability in walking an uncertain path, because you never allow yourself to be misled by what you think you know.

— A.J. Darkholme, Rise of the Morningstar

I was walking home alone from school and I was wearing a dress. A dude drove by and yelled, “Nice tits.” Embarrassed and enraged, I screamed after him, “Suck my dick.

— Tina Fey, Bossypants

She’s a princess and you’re a jock, ” he says. He thrusts his chin toward Bronwyn, then at Nate. “And you’re a brain. And you’re a criminal. You’re all walking teen-movie stereotypes.

— Karen M. McManus, One of Us Is Lying

We are Spirit Beings walking around in fleshly attire.

— M. Diane Peer

A lot of my childhood memories involve walking home in floods of tears. At that age, feeling unpopular is difficult to handle.

— Rachel Stevens

I didn’t mind walking into danger on my own. Not the concept of it, anyway.

— Gwenda Bond, Triple Threat

I remember coming to New York in 1974 to do a play here called ‘Equis.’ And I remember the first morning getting up and walking around the streets, and I thought, ‘I’m home.’ I felt really at peace here.

— Anthony Hopkins

I love going to the beach. I like just walking around South Beach, but sometimes, when you’re famous, it can be a little difficult.

— Nicky Jam

The most beautiful sunset is the one which suddenly appears in front of you while you are walking pensively!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

Girls took to dressing like boys, and though women had obtained the vote, we had swiftly moved on to pursuing flashier freedoms: necking in cars and smoking cigarettes and walking down city streets in flesh colored stockings.

— Anna Godbersen, Bright Young Things

The consistent thinker … is either a walking mummy or else if he has not succeeded in stifling all his vitality a fanatical monomaniac.

— Aldous Huxley

Digital professionals with growth mind can step out of their own comfort zone more easily, walking the talk and leading change more confidently.

— Pearl Zhu, Thinkingaire: 100 Game Changing Digital Mindsets to Compete for the Future

Now is the dramatic moment of fate, Watson, when you hear a step upon the stair which is walking into your life, and you know not whether for good or ill.

— Arthur Conan Doyle

Every single job is a challenge. You are walking into a new set, a new character, creating a world and trying to get comfortable to do your best work.

— Felicia Day

The one trying to have the last word is rarely walking in the Word.

— Hollisa Alewine

Be careful walking down the primrose path. You may find hell instead of happily ever after.

— Gossip Girl

The children of Spirit are laughing, cursing, chatting, walking and running. They ooze holiness in all that they are and do.

— Ronald Chapman, Seeing True: Ninety Contemplations in Ninety Days

I was just walking around saying “We’re all gonna die!” I never got over it. I went to class, I did what I had to do, but I was a gibbering idiot. It never went away. I never again felt the same way about life and death.

— Anne Rice

When we stop blaming the darkness, or ourselves, for having been walking in it, and decide, instead, to thank the Light for showing us the truth of our actual estate… then we turn the corner in our work to awaken conscience.

— Guy Finley

We like to control the map of our life and know everything well in advance. But faith is content just knowing that God’s promise cannot fail. This, in fact, is the excitement of walking with God.

— Jim Cymbala, Fresh Faith: What Happens When Real Faith Ignites God’s People

Falling in love with humans is like walking into a pantry and realizing you’re trapped in it without Whip Cream, and Cherries.

— AainaA-Ridtz

If leadership is the way forward, vision is its walking stick.

— Nkem Paul

You have what I can afford to give. You are a panhandler, begging for anything, and I am the man walking briskly by, tossing a quarter or so into your paper cup. I can afford to give you this. This does not break me.

— Dave Eggers, A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius

Some people live as though they are already dead. There are people moving around us who are consumed by their past, terrified of their future, and stuck in their anger and jealousy. They are not alive; they are just walking corpses.

— Thich Nhat Hanh, You Are Here: Discovering the Magic of the Present Moment

All men think that a woman walking alone at night is a whore.

— Tamara Faith Berger, Little Cat

Keep walking on the path of bravery. Keep walking on the path of your passion. Keep walking, and do not stop until you reach your goal.

— Abhijit Naskar

The best and only way to minister supernaturally is by being yoked to Jesus, just making yourself into His servant, walking in His ways and imitating Him. Allow Him to change you!

— Sunday Adelaja

Man is not, by nature, deserving of all that he wants. When we think that we are automatically entitled to something, that is when we start walking all over others to get it.

— Criss Jami, Diotima, Battery, Electric Personality

Sometimes being hotheaded and doing it your own way and walking out on all the hot shit might be the right thing to do.

— Porochista Khakpour

And for those of us from communities with historic collective trauma, we must understand that each of us is already science fiction walking around on two legs. Our ancestors dreamed us up and then bent reality to create us.

— Walidah Imarisha, Octavia’s Brood: Science Fiction Stories from Social Justice Movements

My shadow is tired walking with me; but I have yet to be bored walking with myself, all by myself…

— Munia Khan

On my days off, I like to be outdoors – on my bike or walking the dog or swimming – so it’s important anyone I date is also into fitness.

— Mollie King

When Mama starts to move across a room, people pay attention. You can never be sure she’s not going to grab you by the top of the head to steady herself. And she’s pretty free with that walking stick, too.

— Bailey White, Mama Makes Up Her Mind and Other Dangers of Southern Living

Seriously, what is the purpose? Maybe I’d feel better about walking around speaking fluent jive if I knew there was a reason for it.

— Elle Lothlorien, Alice in Wonderland

Upon walking into Eva’s kitchen, something profound happened to Delphine. She experienced a fabulous expansion of being. Light-headed, she felt a swooping sensation and then a quiet, as though she’d settled like a bird.

— Louise Erdrich, The Master Butchers Singing Club

the walking stick, like a burqa, conferred protective status…

— Robert Galbraith, The Silkworm

Mars will not be our new home; it will be our new hotel! Because for a new place to be our own home, we need to see the things we used to see: An autumn lake, a bird singing in the misty morning or even desert camels walking in the sunset!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

May the people walking in darkness see the dawn of a glorious light.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

I am you, Umasi, and I am weak.” the shadow spun around and began walking away. “In the end, either you will conquer me…or I will conquer you.

— Isamu Fukui, Origins

I miss you so much. I miss us. There’s not a day goes by that I don’t regret walking away from you.

— Sarah Grimm, Midnight Heat

I’m convinced of this: Good done anywhere is good done everywhere. For a change, start by speaking to people rather than walking by them like they’re stones that don’t matter. As long as you’re breathing, it’s never too late to do some good.

— Maya Angelou

Tradition means giving votes to the most obscure of all classes, our ancestors. It is the democracy of the dead. Tradition refuses to submit to that arrogant oligarchy who merely happen to be walking around.

— Gilbert K. Chesterton

Broken heart is flute.i blow into the flute & design walking portrait with empty pen

— basant nayak

If you follow someone who decides to leave your life, you are walking away from yourself.

— Cyc Jouzy

The problem is that they don’t even realize that they’re walking a new road every day. They don’t see that the fields are new and the seasons change. All they think about is food and water

— Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist

As long as you’re still walking with the demons of hell! You’ll never have the time to slow down to see the angels of heaven behind you.

— Jerome D. Williams

To quit religion is to start walking in the space! Don’t be afraid, you don’t fall into the void, because you can hold onto God and science!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

it’s often been said, she’s easy on the eye but the moment she shows you a slice of her personality, you’ll feel for the first time, something of magic is walking on this earth.

— Nikki Rowe

I would walk along the quais when I had finished work or when I was trying to think something out. It was easier to think if I was walking and doing something or seeing people doing something that they understood.

— Ernest Hemingway, A Moveable Feast

When you’re walking down the street, or you’re at a restaurant, someone catches your eye because they have their own look. It goes way beyond what they’re wearing – into their mannerisms, the way they smile, or just the way they hold themselves.

— Mary-Kate Olsen

I like walking in the solitary dark street than the crowded shining street.

— Vinod Varghese Antony

A path is scattered with billions money and I’m walking towards the path, I don’t know what is right and what is wrong, I know only one thing and that is to achieve my goal.

— Tanmaya Guru

He seemed like a walking blasphemy, a blend of the angel and the ape.

— G.K. Chesterton, The Man Who Was Thursday: A Nightmare

I was a dog in a past life. Really. I’ll be walking down the street and dogs will do a sort of double take. Like, Hey, I know him.

— William H. Macy

I am good at walking away. Rejection teaches you how to reject.

— Jeanette Winterson, Weight: The Myth of Atlas and Heracles

I secretly enjoy being alone – hiking alone, skiing alone, walking along the beach alone, going to movies alone. Do not get me wrong, I like sharing my life with other people, but sometimes I really enjoy being as alone as possible.

— Josh Zuckerman

If you are a writer you locate yourself behind a wall of silence and no matter what you are doing, driving a car or walking or doing housework you can still be writing, because you have that space.

— Joyce Carol Oates

I want to be so famous that I’m the pop-culture reference that people would make to try and be racist to me. So I’d be walking down the street, and someone would be, like, ‘Hey, look at this Kumail Nanjiani.’

— Kumail Nanjiani

Crying had made her want a shoulder on which to rest her head, arms to hold her. She’d wasted too many tears alone in her room, her garden, walking along the shore, praying for God to send her someone to share her sorrows along with her joys.

— Laurie Alice Eakes, Lady in the Mist

Mum used to say we were the same soul split in two and walking around on four legs. It seems unnatural being born together and then dying apart.

— Melodie Ramone, After Forever Ends

My emotions overload because there is no hand to hold, there’s no shoulder here to lean on; I’m walking all on my own.

— Christina Aguilera, Christina Aguilera: “Back to Basics”

Man’s most important achievement is not about standing up and start walking but, standing up to speak the truth.

— Sukant Ratnakar, Open The Windows: To the World around You

But memories got left behind while you kept walking on; every time you had to retrace your steps further to return to your memories, and sometimes it was better not to turn back at all.

— Dalene Matthee, Fiela’s Child

There are many futures, not just one. Life is not like walking down the road and meeting the predetermined events.

— Akemi G, Why We Are Born: Remembering Our Purpose through the Akashic Records

Plots come to me at such odd moments, when I am walking along the street, or examining a hat shop…suddenly a splendid idea comes into my head.

— Agatha Christie

If the path is beautiful, all you have to do when walking in that path is to be beautiful so as to not ruin the beauty of the path!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

Pursuing a dream without God’s approval is as dangerous as walking on a rope bridge over a big gutter? Guess the end….!

— Israelmore Ayivor, Shaping the dream

I don’t spot junk neighbourhoods by the way they look, but by the feel, somewhat the same process by which a dowser locates hidden water. I am walking along and suddenly the junk in my cells moves and twitches like the dowsers wand: ‘Junk here!

— William S. Burroughs, Junky

One of the places where we lived when I was growing up had this big wood out the back. And starting when I was about 8, I used to enjoy just walking alone through the wood late. Eleven p.m. Midnight. Later.

— Christian Bale

Harry witnessed Professor McGonagall walking right past Peeves who was determinedly loosening a crystal chandelier and could have sworn he heard her tell the poltergeist out of the corner of her mouth, ‘It unscrews the other way.

— J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

It would be wise to define ‘living’ as walking in the fullest expression of who I am, verses wallowing in the confines of who I’m not.

— Craig D. Lounsbrough, Flecks of Gold on a Path of Stone: Simple Truths for Profound Living

When you are doing things for the right reasons, you do not need to play by the rules, because there are no rules for a creator walking the path of love.

— Bryant McGill, Simple Reminders: Inspiration for Living Your Best Life

I also had a father, who had loved for a long time without being nearby. How many others were walking around and not even knowing that someone far away cared for them? Imagine all that love floating in the air, waiting to land on someone’s life.

— Pam Muñoz Ryan, Becoming Naomi León

Don’t think about sharks when you are walking on water.

— Matshona Dhliwayo

All masculine, hard-bodied and sensual, he was a deadly weapon sent by the gods to drive women mad, and a walking billboard for all things wicked and carnal. Orgasms! Get your orgasms here. Hot and juicy! Just how you like ‘em!

— Lisa Sanchez, Eve of Samhain

If I do find myself walking up the aisle and dancing at my own wedding reception, I want the first dance to be both spontaneous and dramatic.

— Anton du Beke

What’s really weird is my mom’s clothes smell like her. I mean, her perfume, and so all day it’s like m mom has been walking right beside me. Which, you have to admit, a pretty freaky feeling.

— Frances O’Roark Dowell, Ten Miles Past Normal

Learn to hear your inner voice, be led by your heart and never stop giving back – this way you shall always walk the right path and shall never be walking alone.

— Aleksej Metelko, Intuition Quotes and Reflections: World`s Largest Treasury of Intuition Sayings

The cleanest feet in the universe are positive thoughts walking through your mind.

— Matshona Dhliwayo

Being our best involves walking away from every situation with less than what we had when we encountered it because we left something behind in the exchange.

— Craig D. Lounsbrough

Today I realize that I’m not marrying the one I thought loved me, I’m just Morgan Lewis, the owner of a bakery, a tiny apartment in downtown Atlanta, and a 2012 Camry. Nothing special, just another person walking through town to start her day.

— A.M. Willard, Frosted Sweets

The life of faith is not a life of mounting up with wings, but a life of walking and not fainting.

— Oswald Chambers, My Utmost for His Highest: Selections for the Year

Becoming an entrepreneur is like walking through flames. You either ignore it, deal with it or be engulfed by it. You must realize when you make it, the burns will heal and you’ll become a better person because of it.

— James Jean-Pierre

Faith is belief in what you cannot see or prove or touch. Faith is walking face-first and full-speed into the dark.

— Elizabeth Gilbert

So, even in the midst of craziness and exhaustion and a life-changing chaos, I was filled with peace and the sweet knowledge that I was walking the path my Goddess wanted me on.

— P.C. Cast, Untamed

Well, with that filly in my line of vision blushing like a virgin, something in me was bound to stand at attention. And my walking legs were occupied.

— A.G. Starling, It’s a Love Game

Are the days of winter sunshine just as sad for you, too? When it is misty, in the evenings, and I am out walking by myself, it seems to me that the rain is falling through my heart and causing it to crumble into ruins.

— Gustave Flaubert

Start shaping your own day. Start walking your own walk. This journey is yours, take charge of it. Stop giving other people the power to shape your life.

— Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience

He was there below me, and, upon my word, to look at him was as edifying as seeing a dog in a parody of breeches and a featherhat, walking on his hind legs.

— Joseph Conrad, Heart of Darkness

I started to walk the day I was told I was dying of cancer. I believe walking has kept me alive. I live with a constant, pressing awareness of death. Once I start to walk, I am not afraid anymore; all is well.

— Edie Littlefield Sundby, The Mission Walker: I was given three months to live…

You have something on your neck. What Looks like a bite mark, what were you doing out all night, anyway? Nothing. I went walking in the park. Tried to clear my head. And ran into a vampire What? No! I fell. On your neck?

— Cassandra Clare

If you are walking on the wrong path not knowingly, that is bad for you; if walking knowingly, that is stupid for you and if you lead others on the wrong path deliberately that is a shame for you!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

Tradition means giving votes to the most obscure of all classes, our ancestors. It is the democracy of the dead. Tradition refuses to submit to the small and arrogant oligarchy of those who merely happen to be walking about.

— G.K. Chesterton, Orthodoxy

I never felt so large and important as I did when being in love was everything. I saw you walking a foot above the earth and I remembered that was where I used to walk.

— Scott Spencer, Endless Love

Some days my thoughts refuse to silence themselves, and I feel like I’m walking around in darkness reaching for a stretched hand. I sometimes close my eyes to listen for that still small voice to steer me down a sound and narrow path.

— Terry a O’Neal

Life and Death, is like walking in a long bridge. Starts in one site and ends on other side. For example, younger people walk fast than old people .

— Beta Metani’ Marashi

i am walking in the rain because no body can see my tear.

— Abbas

Fear is the polio of the soul which prevents our walking by faith.

— Clarence Jordan, The Substance of Faith: And Other Cotton Patch Sermons

Walking with a friend in the dark is better than walking alone in the light.

— Helen Keller

The sheer size, extent, and magnitude of the blood vessels tell us two things: the awesomeness of God’s work in man and the fact that as human beings, every one of us is a walking wonder, an amazing work of art.

— Pedro Okoro, Crushing the Devil: Your Guide to Spiritual Warfare and Victory in Christ

Master Salamon usually set off a little later as neither he nor other male members of their community were in the habit of walking on the road alongside their wives.

— Swarnakanthi Rajapakse, The Master’s Daughter

If I’m walking on thin ice, I might as well dance my way across.

— Mercedes Lackey

I’m fighting hard; I’m training hard. I’m still walking over people and stepping over people to get where I’m going, and I would really like to give back, especially to my mom, who was there for me when I was a kid.

— Nate Diaz

Today she’s walking down the driveway to get on the school bus. Tomorrow she’s going off to college. Don’t blink.

— levi paul taylor

i also dislike people who try to talk down to my understanding. they are like people who when walking with you try to shorten their steps to suit yours, hypocrisy in both cases is equally exasperating.

— Helen Keller, The Story of My Life

You will never get to a new place by walking an old path.

— Toni Sorenson

We’re standing here, beat to shit, walking away from a crime scene where either or both of us could have bought it, and you’re asking me to marry you?””Perfect timing.

— J.D. Robb, Glory in Death

A kind of silence, if I may say, was walking through the house, and, like most silence, it was not silent at all: it rapped on the doors, echoed in the clocks, creaked on the stairs, leaned forward to peer into my face and explode.

— Truman Capote

There are angels in nature walking amongst the trees and whispering the secret language of sacred things.

— Jodi Sky Rogers

Because no one is walking in your shoes, only you feel the sores on your feet.

— Matshona Dhliwayo

Reading is the multiplier of success. Reading instantly gives you access to a treasure trove of wisdom and experience laid out by those who have gone before you, especially those who have already walked the road you’re walking on right now.

— Kevin J. Donaldson

Walking with Jesus is many times like walking in the eye of the storm–inner peace in the middle of chaos.

— Alisa Hope Wagner

I don’t remember where we were walking to or where we were walking from. I don’t even remember the season. I just remember walking between them and feeling for the first time that I belonged somewhere.

— Stephen Chbosky, The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Arise my Sister! Awake my Sister! Start walking in the path of building your own identity!

— Abhijit Naskar, The Bengal Tigress: A Treatise on Gender Equality

True faith and suffering frequently go hand-in-hand . . .Living for Christ, walking in His way, will not be an easy path.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

Let the people talk, let people doubt, and letpeople question you, but never allow yourself to quit walking your path. Their path is their own and the path you walk is that of your own. Sweet child of mine, be the brave child of mine.

— Forrest Curran, Purple Buddha Project: Purple Book of Self-Love

I believe in walking out of a museum before the paintings you’ve seen begin to run together. How else can you carry anything away with you in your mind’s eye?

— Elizabeth Kostova, The Swan Thieves

An angry player can’t argue with the back of an umpire who is walking away.

— Bill Klem

Let these men sing out their songs, they’ve been walking all day long, all their fortune’s spent and gone…silver dollar in the subway station;quarters for the papers for the jobs.

— Roman Payne

Don’t threaten me with love, baby. Let’s just go walking in the rain.

— Billie Holiday

It is always the same. Whether you are walking or going by train, the way always seems shorter the second time than the first. (And that is true of distances that are not to be measured in miles and yards.)

— Erich Kästner

Even when walking in the company of two other men, I am bound to be able to learn from them. The good points of the one I copy, the bad points of the other I correct in myself.

— Confucius, The Analects of Confucius: Bilingual Edition, English and Chinese: 論語

His heart expanded until he was nothing but a heart. A giant pounding heart on two shaking legs walking over to her.

— Suanne Laqueur, The Man I Love

There are so many professing Christians who are walking hand in hand with the world that you cannot tell the difference between the Christian and the unbeliever. This should never be.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

It makes your buttocks ache walking on flat ground all the time.

— Linda Proud, A Tabernacle for the Sun

When I am traveling in a carriage, or walking after a good meal, or during the night when I cannot sleep; it is on such occasions that ideas flow best and most abundantly.

— Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

As long as you keep on walking on the old paths, you will never have footprints on the new paths!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

We don’t see many fat men walking on stilts.

— Bud Miller

Joy is not a requirement of Christian discipleship, it is a consequence. It is not what we have to acquire in order to experience life in Christ; it is what comes to us when we are walking in the way of faith and obedience.

— Eugene H. Peterson, Perseverance: A Long Obedience in the Same Direction

Do not speak unflatteringly of Jane, ” Flora said, walking beside Chad. “She is the greatest writer to have ever lived.” “I thought that was Shakespeare.” “William was, or course, quite good, ” Flora said. “But no one can compare to Jane Austen.

— Krista McGee, Starring Me

You can walk in the Light or you can grope around in the dark because there is no walking with Jesus by candle light”.~ R. Alan Woods [2012]

— R. Alan Woods

Which one of us has never felt, walking through the twilight or writing down a date from his past, that he has lost something infinite?

— Jorge Luis Borges

I’m a huge supporter of women. What I’m not a supporter of liberalism. Feminism is what I oppose. Feminism has led women astray. I love the women’s movement, especially walking behind it.

— Rush Limbaugh

The Pilgrims didn’t have any experience when they landed here. Hell if experience was that important we’d never have anybody walking on the moon.

— Doug Rader

Are you listening, Jasper? Sometimes you’ll be walking in the city late at night, and a woman walking in front of you will spin her head around and then cross the street simply because some members of your gender rape women and molest children!

— Steve Toltz, A Fraction of the Whole

All along, I was less concerned about walking a path of integrity and more caught up in a compass calibrated by greed. And with a compass such as this, how is it that I’m having a hard time understanding why I am where I am?

— Craig D. Lounsbrough

One foggy night I was walking the dogs down the lane and heard the geese, very close overhead, calling, calling, their marvellous strange cry, as they flew by. I think that is what our own best prayer must sound like when we send it up to heaven.

— Madeleine L’Engle, Miracle on 10th Street and Other Christmas Writings

But sometimes, when she’d be all by herself, walking home late in the evening on a crowded street she’d be afraid of her own shadow following her…

— Sanhita Baruah

Call it walking meditation or a neighborhood stroll; by whatever namesuits you, rediscover the art of meandering.

— Gina Greenlee, Postcards and Pearls: Life Lessons from Solo Moments on the Road

Life’s but a walking shadow, a poor player, That struts and frets his hour upon the stage, And then is heard no more. It is a taleTold by an idiot, full of sound and fury, Signifying nothing.

— William Shakespeare, Macbeth

About suffering they were never wrong The Old Masters How well they understood Its human position how it takes place While someone else is eating or opening a window or just walking dully along.

— W. H. Auden

Mind you, after your silly debutantes have finished their proper posture and walking lessons, tell them it never killed any young lady to remove the book from off the top of her head and open it for a change. Just like I taught you.

— Gaelen Foley, The Duke

Nothing has the power to remind you how alone you are like walking through a conglomeration of empty skyscrapers.

— Matthew Tysz, The Last City of America

But what I wanted back had never really been there. He was a temporary illusion, a mirage of water after walking in the desert. I had made him up. And he could have killed me. You’ve got to stop the ride sometimes. Stop it and get off.

— Deb Caletti, The Secret Life of Prince Charming

Hey, metaphysics seminar is on the roof. Just take the elevator up and keep walking until you hit the sidewalk. Anything is true if enough people believe it.

— David Mitchell, Cloud Atlas

On ‘America’s Top Model, ‘ I’ve always told my girls to smile with their eyes. We call it ‘smizing.’ Over the years, it’s actually become part of pop culture. I would be walking down the street, and girls would say, ‘Smize!’

— Tyra Banks

I can’t tell you what to do. Only you know what is best for you, but I can tell you this much: love isn’t a destination, it’s a journey. You have to be willing to walk together or you will end up walking further and further apart.

— Michelle Frost, Wisdoms of the Light

If you are walking with Jesus, in the Spirit, you need not fear going too far. No believer has gone as far as God wants him to go.

— A.A. Allen

I don’t see how it’s doing society any good to have it’s members walking around with vague memories of algebraic formulas and geometric diagrams, and clear memories of hating them.

— Paul Lockhart, A Mathematician’s Lament: How School Cheats Us Out of Our Most Fascinating and Imaginative Art Form

Why are you walking through the wood alone?

— Lisa Carlisle, Knights of Stone: Mason

We were encouraged to propose safetyprevention suggestions, and write them all down— locking doors, walking or exercising with a friend, wearing shoes that don’t hinder running. Erin’s suggestion of “Avoid assholes” was popular.

— Tammara Webber, Easy

But that’s the Way, and there is no other. And once his mind’s made up, the trembling and aimless walking stops, and he can look doom in the face without flinching. (“Jane Brown’s Body”)

— Cornell Woolrich, The Fantastic Stories of Cornell Woolrich

‪You collide with destiny caught up in the mystery of walking the halls of a mind that’s only inclined to recognize & expect victory.‬

— Curtis Tyrone Jones

To survive the day is triumph enough for the walking wounded among the great many of us.

— Studs Terkel

A person with low standards will forever be walking. A person with high standard will soon stop walking and start running. Later, they’ll soon stop running and start galloping. The next time you see him, he’s either flying or soaring.

— Israelmore Ayivor, Leaders’ Ladder

Can you imagine how many people got laid in here?” Abby said, walking to the other side of the Jacuzzi.

— J.C. Joranco

You understand that proof of your friendship lay in keeping your distance, in accepting what was told you, in turning and walking away when the door was shut in your face instead of trying to force it open again

— Hanya Yanagihara, A Little Life

She had become accustomed to being lonely. She was used to walking alone and to being considered ‘different.’ She did not suffer too much.

— Betty Smith, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn

Trust me, you see the dead walking around, you learn not to scream, laugh, or piss yourself pretty quickly.

— Stacey Kade, The Ghost and the Goth

Only one in five children in the U.S. lives within walking distance of a park. Many more lack access to a quality early childhood education that provides ample time and space to play.

— Darell Hammond

I know who the real hero is, and it isn’t me or brave Lanaya. It’s an old man with a white beard and a walking stick and a heart so big it won’t let him stop thinking he can change the world by writing down things in a book no one will ever read.

— Rodman Philbrick, The Last Book in the Universe

We really can’t afford to live our lives walking in some sort of introspective darkness as if the darkness is the only thing that we can walk in.

— Craig D. Lounsbrough

I can remember walking as a child. It was not customary to say you were fatigued. It was customary to complete the goal of the expedition.

— Katharine Hepburn

We were walking that tightrope between friends and something more…

— Melissa Aragon, Unexpectedly Out of Focus

She’s kind of a walking poem, she’s this perfect beauty…but at the same time very deep, very smart.

— Johnny Depp

I love walking into a bookstore. It’s like all my friends are sitting on shelves, waving their pages at me.

— Tahereh Mafi

He went to sleep as soon as they’d gone, waking in the middle of the night and walking outside into a sky whose stars hung so low he felt he strolled among them and he could see indeed, so clear the air, the very flames of their inner workings.

— Keith Miller, The Book of Flying

So they had all had more troubles than she. Did that really make them superior? If two men were walking along the street and a brick fell on one, missing the other, did that make the injured one a better person?

— Elizabeth Harrower

That’s the key to walking through the Wall…. You have to first see it as not being a Wall, even though everyone you know still sees it as a Wall.

— Kevin J. Shay

My dad was president of the volunteer fire department, which was within walking distance to our house. I spent several days of each week there with him – any time the whistle blew, he went. It was truly inspiring to watch him lead that way.

— Brad Paisley

I am extremely happy walking on the downs…I like to have space to spread my mind out in.

— Virginia Woolf

Walk through the past and learn the way. I am walking through the present, taking action every day. I am preparing for the future in a great way.

— Debasish Mridha

So…” Her shoulders lifted and dropped. “What? You’re going to let that walking cane snuff out the eternally grinning smart-ass that loves inside you?

— Candis Terry, Truly Sweet

We are walking through a field of burning bushes, of the everyday heroes God puts in our lives.

— Chris August

When daughters react with annoyance or even anger at the smallest, seemingly innocent remarks, mothers get the feeling that talking to their daughters can be like walking on eggshells: they have to watch every word.

— Deborah Tannen

Sir a woman preaching is like a dog’s walking on his hind legs. It is not done well: but you are surprised to find it done at all.

— Samuel Johnson

The last time I saw him he was walking down lover’s lane holding his own hand.

— Fred Allen

You can learn from everyone, the president or the cleaner. You need teachers in life, but they’re not always school teachers or professors. You learn from ordinary people. You learn from travel, from just walking down the street.

— Lapo Elkann

If you are on the Path, and see the Buddha walking toward you, kill him.

— Allen Greenfield

Mr. Knightley to be no longer coming there for his evening comfort! – No longer walking in at all hours, as if ever willing to change his own home for their’s! – How was it to be endured?

— Jane Austen, Emma

Books are left untouched. Fanaticism became our trait.. Now more than ever we let others feed our minds and we became the zombie society walking around without purpose, without care, without vision.

— Maria

Realize yourself. Realize your abilities. Be sincere to nobody else, but yourself. Keep walking on the path of bravery. Keep walking on the path of your passion. Keep walking, and do not stop until you reach your goal.

— Abhijit Naskar, Love, God & Neurons: Memoir of a scientist who found himself by getting lost

Only those thoughts which come from walking have any value

— Friedrich Nietzsche

We were up the whole night just talking, walking the city. You can walk those blocks forever, take a break on the edge of the fountain, eat pizza and snow cones, awed by the human carnival all around you.

— Marisha Pessl, Night Film

One kind of walking which I do not recall seeing mentioned anywhere in the literature of the subject is imaginary walking.

— Edwin V. Mitchell, The Pleasures Of Walking

I’ve always been a history lover. I’ve spent a lot of recreational time walking around historical castles and estates, in Britain and Europe, and so I know what the real thing looks like.

— Natalie Dormer

Walk and loveWe’re walking in loveFor the walk of love

— Criss Jami, Salomé: In Every Inch In Every Mile

I love walking in the rain because no one can see me crying

— Rowan Atkinson

Nothing much bothered you for a while and you kept walking like a silhouette through this town, saying hi’s and goodbyes, acting polite at all times. But there is no fire in your heart; you are not very concerned.

— Charlotte Eriksson, You’re Doing Just Fine

Worrying is stupid. It’s like walking around with an umbrella waiting for it to rain.

— Wiz Khalifa

Without desire, one is a walking cadaver.

— Karldon Okruta, Kaz

Media was a battle ground. So was the internet. People began walking openly with their weapons, whether it was a gun or a camera. Drones were always skimming overhead, filming the violence of the second civil war of the United States.

— Lindsay Anderson, Syrin

Walk like you have three men walking behind you.

— Oscar de la Renta

Before walking in someone else’s shoes, you have to remove your shoes first.

— Dr. Asoka Jinadasa

Attributing to another author, “Writing a novel is like setting a goal and walking there in your sleep.

— Karl Ove Knausgård, Min kamp 2

Never surrender…never give up! Keep walking down the roads of life that will lead you to your dreams and happiness❤

— Timothy Pina, Bullying Ben: How Benjamin Franklin Overcame Bullying

It was as simple as walking and as hard as walking on with so far gone and so far yet to go.

— Richard Brookhiser, Founders’ Son: A Life of Abraham Lincoln

For we are all walking each other to our deaths, and the journey between footsteps makes up our lives.

— Ally Condie, Matched

Was this what it was going to be like? Was I turning into someone who had panic attacks about walking home from the tube or staying the night alone in the house without their boyfriend? No, fuck that. I would not be that person.

— Ruth Ware, The Woman in Cabin 10

Sparrows and cats will live in my shoe, Sooner than I will live with you.Fish will come walking out of the sea, Sooner than you will come back to me.

— Peter S. Beagle, The Last Unicorn

… i didn’t fall in love of courseit’s never up to youbut she was walking back and forthand i was passing through

— Leonard Cohen, Book of Longing

Everything I have learned has not come from books, it has come experientially over time under pressure walking with Christ”.~ R. Alan Woods [2012]

— R. Alan Woods

This advice from a college freshman carrying a cane?””It’s a walking stick, I’ll have you know.””Same difference.””Hardly. It’s fashion.

— Danika Stone, All the Feels

Some say they stand on the shoulders of giants. True. But have they ever tried walking like one?

— Jill Telford, Walk Like a Giant

Decide now to enter heaven one day from a life of fullness and walking in depth of revelation of his love, instead of crawling over the line beaten and bruised and discouraged.

— Lana Vawser, Desperately Deep

What is the death of a soldier even off duty of an occupying army walking in an occupied territory against the death of a little boy screaming in terror in his father’s arms Where is the equivalence

— Linda Grant

Writing’s funny, it’s like walking down a hall in the dark looking for the light switch, and suddenly you find it, flip it on, and then you discover the hallway you passed through is papered with the novel you’ve written.

— Jonathan Safran Foer

I have no trouble with my enemies – I can take care of my enemies all right. But my damn friends… They’re the ones that keep me walking the floors at night!

— Warren G. Harding

This is the real world, and only a believer walking in fellowship with His Creator and Redeemer can understand it. Everyone else is the world is experiencing a ‘break with reality’.

— Jim Berg, Changed Into His Image

I’m walking insecurity. Without all this makeup I look like a refugee when I get up in the morning…. I generally look like one major bowwow. I mean arf.

— Connie Chung

We are all souls walking on the earth.

— Lailah Gifty Akita, Think Great: Be Great!

If pinpointing God’s presence were really that simple, then he supposed the beaches would be more crowded in the mornings. They would be filled with people on their own quests, instead of people jogging or walking their dogs or fishing in the surf.

— Nicholas Sparks, The Last Song

Like the perfect collision of oils on a canvas. She was a walking piece of art. Words and all.

— Candace Knoebel, The Taste Of Her Words

His idea of exercise is walking to his vitamins.

— Casey Fenton

And yet we knew, for a certainty, that when first emissaries of Earth went walking among the planets, Earth’s other sons would be dreaming not about such expeditions but about a piece of bread.

— Stanisław Lem, His Master’s Voice

If I am walking with two other men, each of them will serve as my teacher. I will pick out the good points of the one and imitate them, and the bad points of the other and correct them in myself.

— Confucius

Hmmm… that’s interesting.””What?””There seems to be a gentleman walking towards us with a shotgun.

— Derek Landy

I feel as though the world is a friendly boy walking along in the sun.

— Robert Rauschenberg

They smile that smile, they bat those eyes. They steal with hello, they kill you with goodbye. They’re the perfect drug. As you’re walking away, you hear that sweet voice, ‘Stay.

— Scotty McCreery, I Love You This Big

That to me was the most poignant part of Diana’s wedding; as she was walking up the aisle and her eyes were going left to right, looking at people and smiling in the way that Diana did – and that diamond tiara glittering like mad. It was great.

— Bruce Oldfield

Faith is walking by faith, not by what you feel. You are not always going to feel that Jesus loves you or that God is good, but you know He is. It is the up and down of the journey.

— Nick Vujicic

We are all walking repositories of hidden treasures.

— Elizabeth Gilbert

Just imagine walking away from something you’ve started. Something you really believed would be good. I don’t think i could ever do that.

— Jo Nesbø, Flaggermusmannen

A path is made by walking on it.

— Zhuangzi

You want people walking away from the conversation with some kernel of wisdom or some kind of impact.

— Harry Dean Stanton

I don’t like seeing myself on camera.” But that’s not it–that sounds shallow, like I’m worried I’ll look fat or something. “It’s like somebody is walking on my grave. TV immortalizes you. The episodes are what my family would watch if I died.

— Heather Demetrios, Something Real

We hope to find more pieces of the puzzle which will shed light on the connection between this upright, walking ape, our early ancestor, and modern man.

— Richard Leakey

Hey, people … Do not complain about walking on a Monday if you stayed in folded arms on a Sunday.

— 1 Minuto na Palma da Mão

It feels great to win and I can’t be more thankful to the Lord for walking me through every step. God was and is so faithful every time.

— Webb Simpson

She had privacy, and the privilege of walking up and down the same battlements as the sentries.

— John Peter Nettl, Rosa Luxemburg

Never give up on walking right. Something you have to remember is that God’s fulfilled promises take patience and faith! Having faith believes in not what you SEE but what you BELIEVE.

— Chloe M. Gooden, Not Tonight : My Worth Is Far Above Rubies

Growing up is like walking through glass doors that only open one way–you can see where you came from but can’t go back.

— Meg Medina, Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass

I’m not this callous clown walking around laughing at life all the time. I’ve had some serious, serious problems in my life. But I’ve come out with a smile.

— John Lydon

I spread eggshells all over my room, so anyone who tries to get close when I sleep will know what they’re walking on

— Josh Stern, And That’s Why I’m Single: What Good Is Having A Lucky Horseshoe Up Your Butt When The Horse Is Still Attached?

The day of my birth, my death began its walk. It is walking toward me, without hurrying.

— Jean Cocteau

Sometimes walking away has nothing do with weakness, and everything to do with strength. We walk away not because we want others to realize our worth and value, but because we finally realize our own.

— Robert Tew

I’m walking to the path of light, And i have elements on my side, But without them I’m still behind them.

— Kurt Reiner C. Suarez

When we have fallen and need to get back up again, we are able to do it in His strength walking in His Spirit. Cling to the Spirit of Christ Jesus – He will never fail.

— Monica Johnson

Your fear of becoming a cliche is what turns you into one. If you remove the fear, we are all really walking contradictions, hypocrites and paradoxical cliches

— Mohadesa Najumi

Once an individual shines bright walking in average light to some may appear as dim surroundings..

— Victoria Addino, Facets

I get pretty much all the exercise I need walking down airport concourses carrying bags.

— Guy Clark

Prayer is a jouney, a path that is created only by walking it. It creates and reveals oneself in the process.

— Edward Farrell, Prayer Is a Hunger

The amazing miracle of death, when one second you’re walking and talking, and the next second you’re an object.

— Chuck Palahniuk, Fight Club

Let us freely walk in the countryside, like a horse peacefully walking towards sunset without any particular purpose!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

There are no shortcuts to maturity in discipleship; it was, is, and always will be learned over time and under pressure walking in union with Christ.”~R. Alan Woods [2013]

— R. Alan Woods, The Journey Is the Destination: A Book of Quotes With Commentaries

What if I got hit by lightning while walking with an umbrella? Ban umbrellas! Fight the menace of lightning!

— Cory Doctorow, Little Brother

You can’t lift a relationship up if you keep walking over the other person’s mistakes.

— Anthony Liccione

The compact between writing and walking is almost as old as literature — a walk is only a step away from a story, and every path tells.

— Robert Macfarlane, The Old Ways: A Journey on Foot

The parrot’s so funny. He imitates me and I don’t even realize he’s doing it. I’m walking around the house talking to myself and whistling and the next day he’s said something I’ve said… it’s scary you know?

— Mick Ralphs

When you are walking on water it is fear, not sharks, that sinks you.

— Matshona Dhliwayo

In a world of twelve-years-olds in sexy boots and nans in sparkly mini-dresses, the surest way to tell the prostitute walking into a hotel at Heathrow is to look for the lady in the designer suit.

— Belle de Jour

Becoming God’s reflection first in our private life and walking before God creates a wonderful platform for us to be eligible to change a whole nation for God

— Sunday Adelaja

Language is like a road, it cannot be perceived all at once because it unfolds in time, whether heard or read. This narrative or temporal element has made writing and walking resemble each other.

— Rebecca Solnit, Wanderlust: A History of Walking

On a cloudless night, inky dark, with only a rind of a moon above, the Golem and the Jinni went walking together along the Prince Street rooftops.

— Helene Wecker, The Golem and the Jinni

I am a walking piece of art every day, with my dreams and my ambitions forward at all times in an effort to inspire my fans to lead their life in that way.

— Lady Gaga

Who will tell whether one happy moment of love or the joy of breathing or walking on a bright morning and smelling the fresh air is not worth all the suffering and effort which life implies.

— Erich Fromm

Silence can always be broken by the sound
Of footsteps walking over frozen groundIn winter when the melancholy treesStand abject and let their branches freeze

— Merrill Moore, Illegitimate Sonnets

Men had no purpose on earth whereas women were gods walking unrecognized among them.

— Kate Atkinson

No duh, Susan said. You are like a walking vault of things you don’t tell people. People who have secrets should pay you to hold on to them for them. You could be like a secret bank.

— Chelsea Cain, Kill You Twice

The same current that drifts your boat may sink mine. No two persons walking this earth are the same, not even twins. Keep this in mind when dealing with others.

— Peprah Boasiako

Freedom, wholeness, and true success can only be found when you are living a praying life. That means walking so close to God that He can keep you away from danger and guide you where you need to go

— Stormie Omartian, Lord, I Want To Be Whole: The Power Of Prayer And Scripture In Emotional Healing

They made burning statements with questions, and killing tools out of laughs. It was mass cruelty. A mood come alive. Words walking without master…

— Zora Neale Hurston, Their Eyes Were Watching God

I see ghosts like you see a normal person. Looking regular, tangible as ever and even more alive than most of the people you’ll see walking around the streets.

— Tia Artemis, The Death’s Daughter

All in all, the lunch date was fine. Like an opened can of soda in its second hour. If you were thirsty, you might take a sip or two, but I carried more hopes walking in to the restaurant than I did walking out.

— Heather Dugan, Pickup In Aisle Twelve

These songs are old friends I have entertained myself with when I’m washing the dishes, driving to the store and walking down the aisles. The ones that you sing when you’re driving in the car and as a singer you always go back to them.

— Al Jarreau

You can walk into your room after walking out through the door, but you cannot come out of your grave after being buried into the soil.

— Michael Bassey Johnson

Okay then, we’re set” he thought. “Come and get it”. The enemy, his enemy, were walking into the classic football ambush and they didn’t have a fucking clue.

— Dougie Brimson, The Crew

I just can’t fathom why anyone would stand on a ledge when there’s a respectable amount of walking space right next to it.

— Stephanie Perkins, Anna and the French Kiss

We emerge into the light not by denying our pain, but by walking through it.

— Joan Borysenko

Adolescence is just one big walking pimple.

— Carol Burnett

Because you know when you first become famous, you start walking a little different because people are staring at you.

— Bono

Religion is what gives a person hope to keep walking even in the darkest times.

— Abhijit Naskar

If you are tired of walking to your destiny, sprint.

— Matshona Dhliwayo

Success is not a destination, but the road that you’re on. Being successful means that you’re working hard and walking your walk every day. You can only live your dream by working hard towards it. That’s living your dream.

— Marlon Wayans

Not another word, not another thought, not another sniffle. If you need to pass gas, I pray you’ll clench your backside and keep walking until we are certainly alone.

— S.C. Barrus, Discovering Aberration

i witness the birth of the moon and her servants walking the night sky pulling us into their wake

— A.P. Sweet, The Abattoir of Silence

Music makes everything more romantic, doesn’t it? One second you’re walking your dog in the suburbs, and then you put on Adele, and it’s like you’re in a movie and you’ve just had your heart brutally broken.

— Jenny Han, Always and Forever, Lara Jean

In an endless jungle of websites with text-based content, a beautiful image with a lot of space and colour can be like walking into a clearing. It’s a relief.

— David McCandless

What you feel for me, is it caused by your vampirism, or do you yourself feel that way? Because, I mean, I guess I AM, technically, like a walking hamburger. Who wouldn’t want a free meal?” I asked tentatively.

— J.L. McCoy, Blood of the Son

…[T]here should be a real sense of your imagination and your memories walking and woolgathering, tramping the hills, romping all over the place. Trust them. Don’t look at your feet to see if you are doing it right. Just dance.

— Anne Lamott

Dwelling on a disappointing situation is like walking through drying cement; eventually you will get stuck. Instead make a mental note, picked yourself up and continued living life. #forward

— Carlos Wallace, Life Is Not Complicated-You Are: Turning Your Biggest Disappointments Into Your Greatest Blessings

As a kid, I would wake up, and there’d be a jazz funeral while I’m walking to school. And when I come home, you can find Rebirth band playing for a birthday party the same day.

— Trombone Shorty

If we practice walking meditation, we walk just for walking, not to arrive.

— Thich Nhat Hanh, The Heart of Understanding: Commentaries on the Prajnaparamita Heart Sutra

Stil it takes you strange walking in your old foot steps like that. Putting your groan up foot where your chyld foot run nor dint know nothing what wer coming.

— Russell Hoban, Riddley Walker

you don’t want to be hurt that’s why you throw your fellow sheep away yes you will no longer be hurt but the sheep you throw away is now walking to dark forest where a hungry pack of wolves are waiting, where he will face death.

— darwin araman ergina

One bright day in the last week of February, I was walking in the park, enjoying the threefold luxury of solitude, a book, and pleasant weather.

— Anne Brontë, Agnes Grey

I can’t think in your presence.” “Why not?” “Because looking at you is like…” She tossed up her hands. “It’s like walking down the chips and cookie aisle at the grocery store. I can’t resist you, and then I’ll forget why you’re bad for me.

— Jill Shalvis, Nobody But You

Slayeth the evil that lives inside you, where they are walking the Devil walks too.

— Peter Simeti, CHAIR

A radical shift in attitude happens in small steps. It’s a transformation. A butterfly does a lot of walking and eating and growing before it finally forms a chrysalis and emerges with wings. It’s not an instant transformation.

— Rohvannyn Shaw

they told her to grave him in her heart and punished her by walking to the monster’s cave on her feet, unfaire life

— Souhila Hamdi

You are not walking slow enough, when taking a walk, if you do not come across as bored or depressed (to the average sane person).

— Mokokoma Mokhonoana

On the way home from church, I felt like I was walking on clouds, as pure as an angel. I wished a car would run me down at that very instant, so I could die and go straight to heaven before I had a chance to sin again.

— Alice Bag, Violence Girl: East L.A. Rage to Hollywood Stage, a Chicana Punk Story

Let failure be your workshop. See it for what is is: the world walking you through a tough but necessary semester, free of tuition. (from Workbook)

— Steven Heighton

Letting go doesn’t have to mean walking away. It means the things that hurt you don’t hurt you anymore.

— Sue Fitzmaurice

Hope is a horrible thing, you know. It’s a plague. It’s like walking around with a fishhook in your mouth and someone just keep pulling it and pulling it.”STATE OF WONDER

— Ann Patchett

When I was walking in the mountains with the Japanese man and began to hear the water, he said, ‘What is the sound of the waterfall?’ ‘Silence, ‘ he finally told me.

— Jack Gilbert, Collected Poems

When you are just living your mundane life just walking about or you are just sleeping and waking up and just chatting on the telephone and on social media

— you are wasting life.

Success is not an outcome of coincidence, but rather the tangible result of choice: Comfort or ambition; fleeting pleasure or lasting fulfillment; walking past the open gate, or walking through it.

— Evan W. Dorren, Simply Successful: Get What You Want, Love What You Get

I couldn’t have made a better shot, if I had been one of those detectives who see a chap walking along the street and deduce that he is a retired manufacturer of poppet valves named Robinson with rheumatism in one arm, living at Clapham.

— P.G. Wodehouse, The Code of the Woosters

If we have our eyes upon ourselves, our problems, and our pain, we cannot lift our eyes upward. A child looks up when he’s walking with his father, and the same should be true for the Christian.

— Billy Graham, Billy Graham in Quotes

One of the problems in the biotech world is the lack of women in leadership roles, and I’d like to see that change by walking the walk.

— Jennifer Doudna

We wander along the world along many paths and maybe without knowing it we are walking now along one path towards success!

— Stephen Richards

I want to know the age. The sex. Most of all, the fingerprints. I’d like to identify who it is. After he had agreed, and I had left the office, walking to calm myself, I thought: And who am I? Please tell me who I am and what I’m doing.

— Paul Theroux, A Dead Hand: A Crime in Calcutta

It was like walking into a treasure trove of books, hoarded by pirate librarians.

— Pseudonymous Bosch, The Name of This Book Is Secret

An honest religious thinker is like a tightrope walker. He almost looks as though he were walking on nothing but air. His support is the slenderest imaginable. And yet it really is possible to walk on it.

— Ludwig Wittgenstein

Since the day of my birth, my death began its walk. It is walking toward me, without hurrying.

— Jean Cocteau

Stop walking with a ‘calendar’. It’s capable of ruining your fate, by showing you the date & limiting your courage, by reminding you of your age.

— Sujit Lalwani, Life Simplified!

…there’s just something beautiful about walking on snow that nobody else has walked on. It makes you believe you’re special, even though you know you’re not.

— Carol Rifka Brunt, Tell the Wolves I’m Home

You don’t go walking into the proverbial lion’s den lightly. You start with a good breakfast.

— Jim Butcher, Storm Front

I was walking after opportunities in my life, but I forgot that every second of my life is an opportunity.

— Rishad sakhi

I have learned in my journey of faith that, the closer I am walking with God, the more likely the devil will be working to make me stumble.

— Tracie Miles, Stressed-Less Living: Finding God’s Peace in Your Chaotic World

As people are walking all the time, in the same spot, a path appears.

— John Locke

Beauty surrounds us, but usually we need to be walking in a garden to know it.

— Rumi

He is a weapon, a killer. Do not forget it. You can use a spear as a walking stick, but that will not change its nature.

— Madeline Miller, The Song of Achilles

We may not understand the pathways God lays out before us. We may not even like walking the journey. But even in failure, we can trust that He’ll do more than we expect.

— Mary E. DeMuth, Everything: What You Give and What You Gain to Become Like Jesus

Forgiving yourself is the first step, forgetting, well it never goes away. Moving forward and walking with one foot in front of the other does get you somewhere. Just keep walking.

— Shellie Palmer, An Unexpected Journey

Suddenly (like walking into a light you know) you discover this: the certainty that nothing is certain, the deep relief of your own incredible smallness.” (From “Even If You Could Explain It Completely”)

— Adele Kenny, A Lightness, a Thirst, or Nothing at All: Poems

A walking shadow a poor player that struts and frets his hour upon the stage and then is heard no more.

— William Shakespeare

My grandmother started walking five miles a day when she was sixty. She’s ninety-seven now, and we don’t know where the hell she is.

— Ellen DeGeneres

Happiness, Success, Excellence: They are not something you get for knowing the path; they are something you experience by walking it.

— Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience

She didn’t tear him a whole new one for having fucked up the scene by walking all over it so much as she pointed out where, exactly, the new one would be torn if he messed it up again.

— Michael G. Williams, Tooth & Nail

I Am ! Two powerful words…. You must confess… I Am who God called me to be. I Am a Success. I Am not what you think of me. I Am more than a conqueror. I Am walking by Faith. I Am a Gift.

— Amaka Imani Nkosazana, Release The Ink

In walking or working your dream, arriving is a bad thing, because arriving makes you do things you said you wouldn’t do when you started.

— Bidemi Mark-Mordi

By walking on the right path, you create a golden fate for yourself and you also become a silver lining for the others!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

My mother is a walking miracle.

— Leonardo DiCaprio

I can’t tell you how scary it can be walking onto a movie and suddenly joining this family, it’s like going to somebody else’s Christmas dinner, everyone knows everyone, and you’re there and you’re not quite sure what you’re supposed to be doing.

— John Cleese

My God this is a hell of a job. I have no trouble with my enemies. I can take care of my enemies all right. But my damn friends my goddamn friends. They’re the ones that keep me walking the floor nights.

— Warren G. Harding

So he was handsome. That fact did nothing to soften her feelings toward the walking interference she studied across the room.

— Eliza Lloyd, Best Served Cold

When I go through the airport and see white women walking through the airport barefooted, like athlete’s feet don’t exist, there’s something wrong.

— Dick Gregory

When I reached 70, the doc said I should try walking 5 miles a day. At 72, I’m still trying to find my way home ☺️

— Jacqueline Creek

Everything about ‘UY’ is new and fresh, and we are extremely happy at the response from the audiences, as most people are walking out of cinema halls with a smile on their faces.

— Akkineni Nagarjuna

The most valuable lessons in life do not come when you are walking or running. They come when you fall down. You better take them and rise up!

— Israelmore Ayivor, Daily Drive 365

To have all those noble Romans alive before me, and walking in and out for my entertainment, instead of being the stern taskmasters they had been at school, was a most novel and delightful effect.

— Charles Dickens, David Copperfield

You are walking along a road peacefully. You trip. You fall into blackness. That’s the past – or perhaps the future. And you know that there is no past, no future, there is only this blackness, changing faintly, slowly, but always the same.

— Jean Rhys, Good Morning, Midnight

The only problem is the heart is quiet. It takes a very special kind of person to hear what the heart says. Most can’t hear it at all and they have to guess. There are a lot of people walking around just guessing.

— Suzanne Palmieri, The Witch of Little Italy

Stop walking through the motions of a conditioned routine and start consciously taking action on your visualized intent.

— Steve Maraboli, Unapologetically You: Reflections on Life and the Human Experience

Daydreaming is one of the key sources of poetry – a poem often starts as a daydream that finds its way into language – and walking seems to bring a different sort of alertness, an associative kind of thinking, a drifting state of mind.

— Edward Hirsch

At the end of the day, taking 50% off a $250 dress still means walking out of the store $125 poorer.

— Ian Lamont, Personal Finance For Beginners In 30 Minutes, Volume 1: How to cut expenses, reduce debt, and better align spending & priorities

For writers, handing a manuscript off to an editor is like walking into a parole hearing. You’ve done the time but wonder if it’s going to satisfy the judge.

— Shandy L. Kurth

Goodness without knowledge… is weak and feeble, yet knowledge without goodness is dangerous…. Both united form the noblest character and lay the surest foundation of usefulness to mankind. Many men went a walking and many crippled men, did not.

— John Phillips

Eggshells become hard to break after walking on them for so long.

— Mia Castile

He evidently did not care that they were in full view of a cluster of dog-owners walking their dogs. He stopped and took her in his arms, kissing her passionately and urgently.

— Alexander McCall Smith, A Distant View of Everything

They had not yet started out across a continent of grief that a lifetime of walking could not cover.

— Sebastian Junger, A Death in Belmont

Fear not the path of Truth for the lack of People walking on it.

— Robert F. Kennedy

I could hardly wait for following chapters, which arrived in dribs and drabs, and I began to feel for all the world like the young T.B. Macaulay walking from London to meet the Cambridge coach bearing the next installment of Waverley novels.

— Vernon Sproxton

Making the decision to have a child – it’s momentous. It is to decide forever to have your heart go walking outside your body

— Elizabeth Stone

Everywhere is walking distance if you have the time.

— Steven Wright

But no matter what happens to the surviving humans, there will always be the walking dead.

— Max Brooks, The Zombie Survival Guide: Complete Protection from the Living Dead

To me the hardest thing is hating you.Even harder than walking away still loving you.

— Wordions

Those who live a long life without realising their spiritual goals are as similar to the hygienic zombies walking on earth.

— Vishal Chipkar, Enter Heaven

Almost overnight, Albert Pinkham had gone from being barely able to keep his head above water to walking on the stuff.

— Cathie Pelletier, Once Upon a Time on the Banks

Rules are made to be broken, but hearts are broken to be made.It is a big miracle to be loved “because” of your inadequacies, not “despite” them. And nothing can be as fascinating as walking tall on the same road that once witnessed your fall.

— Olaotan Fawehinmi, The Soldier Within

If there’s a takeaway from working here, it’s an understand that, as bioorganisms, we are a walking time bomb programed for cellular self-destruction. Not if, when.

— Laurie Nadel, Dancing with the Wind: A True Story of Zen in the Art of Windsurfing

I have reached this destinationAfter walking through miles and miles;See also my bruised feet, Don’t always go after my smiles…

— Neelam Saxena Chandra

Why would I want to take baby steps? Babies are shit at walking – think about it. To move forward I’ll be taking jazzy little lizard steps.

— Ruby Elliot

He and we were a party of men walking together, seeing, hearing, feeling, understanding the same world; and in two minutes, with a sudden snap, one of us would be gone – one mind less, one world less.

— George Orwell, A Hanging

She came out of nowhere like a two-by-four against the skull, knocking all common sense out of him and turning him into a walking woody.

— Marissa Clarke, Sleeping with the Boss

There is nothing more dreadful than having to go walking on one’s own on Monday.

— Thomas Bernhard, Gehen

The tragedy is that there are many walking encyclopedias who are living failures.

— Shiv Khera, You Can Win: A Step by Step Tool for Top Achievers

Out out brief candle! Life’s but a walking shadow.

— William Shakespeare

By walking in his spiritual life, the Christian will experience growing in his faith, becoming a holy person, understanding more the Word of God, being able to love one’s neighbour more, to do acts of mercy and experience more the light of God.

— George Calleja, The Light

I love walking along Leith’s waterfront and wandering around some of New Town’s beautiful streets and squares, with their gorgeous Georgian architecture.

— Dexter Fletcher

If you are going through hell, keep walking until you reach heaven.

— Matshona Dhliwayo

I was brought up in a family which valued natural history. Both my parents knew the names of all the British wildflowers, so as we went walking the country, I was constantly being exposed to a natural history sort of knowledge.

— Richard Dawkins

I was walking among the fires of Hell, delighted with the enjoyments of Genius; which to Angels look like torment and insanity.

— William Blake

Young people all over the world are very frustrated. They are very disillusioned. Many of them are turning their backs on religion. They are walking away from the faith of their parents, and most of this is because religion has failed them.

— Myles Munroe

Forgiveness is a revolving door positioned in your path.  You must step through it to move on, but it takes both timing and choice to escape walking circles inside.

— Richelle E. Goodrich, Making Wishes

Progress is made by walking down the path, more progress is made, by walking down the right path.

— Dixie Waters

I think: perhaps the sky is a huge sea of fresh water and we, instead of walking under it, walk on top of it; perhaps we see everything upside down and the earth is a kind of sky, so that when we die, when we die, we fall and sink into the sky.

— José Luís Peixoto, The Implacable Order of Things

The greatest win is walking away and choosing not to engage in drama and toxic energy at all.

— Lalah Delia

Where you used to be there is a hole in the world which I find myself constantly walking around in the daytime and falling into at night. I miss you like hell.

— Edna St. Vincent Millay

Gentle walking is completely transformative for the body and mind.

— Bryant McGill, Simple Reminders: Inspiration for Living Your Best Life

Skill is successfully walking a tightrope between the twin towers of New York’s World Trade Center. Intelligence is not trying.

— Marilyn Vos Savant

I don’t care if you say we can’t be together. I don’t care if you think I’m the most evil, unnatural creature walking on earth. You can think whatever you want, go whatever you want. I’m going to just go on loving you, even if it’s hopeless.

— Richelle Mead, The Indigo Spell

In every man’s life there are moments where looking to the past may ruin the future and in those moments walking forward without looking back is the best thing one can ever do!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

In the beginning you must subject yourself to the influence of nature. You must be able to walk firmly on the ground before you start walking on a tightrope.

— Henri Matisse

Burnout is nature’s way of telling you, you’ve been going through the motions your soul has departed; you’re a zombie, a member of the walking dead, a sleepwalker. False optimism is like administrating stimulants to an exhausted nervous system.

— Sam Keen, Fire in the Belly: On Being a Man

It’s like I’d been walking a tightrope with a big safety net underneath me, but I never really thought about the net until someone took it away. And then every single step scared me to death.

— Margaret Peterson Haddix, Don’t You Dare Read This, Mrs. Dunphrey

We can’t find the cat, We don’t know where she’s at, Oh, where did she go?Does anyone know?Let’s ask this walking hat.

— Shel Silverstein, A Light in the Attic

You know you have a gambling problem when it’s 4 A.M. at the Mirage Sports Book and you’re walking around going, ‘Hey you get the lacrosse scores?’

— Artie Lange

Christie: “Even if he is – aren’t you the one who’s always saying we shouldn’t trust the wealthy, that they became that way by walking on the backs of the poor?

— William Carmichael, The Missionary

Everywhere is within walking distance if you have the time.

— Steven Wright

Without love what are we worth? Eighty-nine cents! Eighty-nine cents worth of chemicals walking around lonely.

— Benjamin Franklin

I still remember that feeling of walking somewhere confidently, seeing him mid stride and putting my foot down just fine… but feeling like I stumbled.

— Ranata Suzuki

Life must be lived forward but only makes sense by looking backward. Only in retrospect do the pieces of the puzzle connect, revealing an intelligently orchestrated evolution. Our journey through life is in a way like walking blindfolded.

— Dorit Brauer

When it comes to dress, we are supposedly free to wear whatever we want – but if this is the case, why do we wear such similar clothes? Why are we choosing to wear shoes that are almost perfectly designed to make walking as difficult as possible?

— Caroline Criado-Pérez, Do It Like a Woman… and Change the World

I love walking down the street and seeing faces and drama and happiness and sadness and dirt and cleanliness.

— Ric Ocasek

After making love there is nothing like making love, slowly, idly, like walking without a destination, or swimming in a warm sea.

— Chloe Thurlow, A Girl’s Adventure

You will never attain wisdom without walking on different streets, without talking to different people, without reading different books, in short, without meeting with the things different in every aspect!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

Sleeping with strangers will have you walking with enemies.

— Eric Jerome Dickey, Sleeping with Strangers

You are walking on thin ice – the ice of what remains of the trust between us – carrying the weight of immeasurable guilt.

— Prashant Chopra, The Eyes that drowned Uyuni

before the gate –my walking stick’s made a riverof melting snow

— Kobayashi Issa

Out, out, brief candle! Life’s but a walking shadow, a poor player that struts and frets his hour upon the stage and is heard no more. It is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.

— William Shakespeare, Macbeth

The arts (painting, poetry, etc.) are not just these. Eating, drinking, walking are also arts; every act is an art.

— César Vallejo

It’s a lovely experience walking around a museum by yourself.

— Brad Pitt

Like walking through a door. Our relationship immediately attained a sepia tone: the past.

— Gillian Flynn, Gone Girl

We need only to close our eyes and we are back on the Third Line, walking up the lane, through the yard and entering the bright, warm kitchen. We are home again.

— Arlene Stafford-Wilson, Lanark County Calendar

I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.

— Charlie Chaplin

When someone is walking beside us, we have more courage to walk into the unknown and to risk the dark and messy places in our journey.

— Karen Kimsey-House, Co-Active Leadership: Five Ways to Lead

I am forever walking upon these shores, Betwixt the sand and the foam, The high tide will erase my food prints, And the wind will blow away the foam, But the sea and the shore will remain forever.

— Kahlil Gibran, Sand and Foam

I climb the door instead of a treeJust to crawl with myself walking freeWhat if I’m a lizard beneath my skinChanging my colours of the human I’ve been

— Munia Khan

Thirty was so strange for me. I’ve really had to come to terms with the fact that I am now a walking and talking adult.

— C. S. Lewis

He made a sound close to a growl before speaking. “Why do you resist my assistance?”She stopped walking and faced him. “Because I don’t like you.

— Lia Davis, Death’s Storm

Analyzing dreams is much like walking on water. There are a limited number of people who do it well.

— Lois Greiman, Unzipped

We are spiritual beings walking around in these crazy skin suits. Our insides are much more important than our outsides.

— Rory Freedman, Skinny Bitch

It’s true that I have a wide range of interests. I like to write and paint and make music and go walking on my own and garden. In fact, gardening is probably what I enjoy doing more than anything else.

— Viggo Mortensen

And then, just at that moment, when I’m no longer sure if I’m dreaming or awake or walking some valley in between where everything you wish for comes true, I feel the flutter of his lips on mine.

— Lauren Oliver, Before I Fall

It’s just a dress.”Oh no. There was nothing just about it. Juliet was wearing a walking hard on. “With a zip.” He fought the desire to close his eyes and rut into her hand. “That goes on forever. I can peel you like banana.

— Amy Andrews, Playing With Forever

The beagle and the kobold approached, walking out of the dusty distance.

— Terry Pratchett, The Long War

I like to think I’ll just be walking down the street one day and stop and meet someone, like, ‘Oh my God, you’re awesome, ‘ and then we start dating.

— Laura Prepon

How cool it is to see a bride walking down the aisle with a beautiful long gown with beautiful layers of tulle and organza, unveiling their mini dress at the party?

— Reem Acra

There are people everywhere standing in line at the movies, buying curtains, walking dogs, while inside, their hearts are ripping to shreds.

— Jandy Nelson, The Sky Is Everywhere

When the train stopped, when she got off and heard the concrete of the platform under her heels, she felt light, lifted, impelled to action. She started off, walking fast, as if the speed of her steps could give form to the things she felt.

— Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged

i love walking in the rain because no one knows im dying

— Christopher Myers

The next time you think you’re perfect, try walking on water.

— Ziad K. Abdelnour

He could still escape—the fear was in front of him, and all he had to do was wrench free and run in the other direction. But he kept walking forward, straight into its embrace.

— Anne Ursu, The Real Boy

God is forgiving or we would not still be walking this world. But to be moral is not to need his divine forgiveness, I think.

— Rachel Caine, Lord of Misrule

And Priests in black gowns, were walking their rounds, And binding with briars, my joys & desires.

— William Blake, Songs of Innocence and of Experience

I got bored, ” he says. “Besides, you know what’s creepier than walking around your dead brothers’ apartment? Sitting alone in a hearse in front of his apartment.

— Holly Black, Red Glove

The idea of a random stranger walking up to me one day and saying, ‘Hey, baby, you smell like forever. Let’s do it, ‘ isn’t all that appealing honestly.

— Hailey Edwards, Dead in the Water

Reactionary: a man walking backwards with his face to the future.

— Aneurin Bevan

Convinced that we’re living the whole time that we’re dying.We decide to go out walking the whole time that you’re talking.Convinced that you’re living whole time that I’m dying.

— Tegan Quin

In a beautiful morning, walking barefoot to the work through the green fields with the company of the singing birds… and there you shall meet the real happiness!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

We all want progress, but if you are on the wrong road, progress means doing an about-turn and walking back to the right road; in that case the man who turns back soonest is the most progressive.

— C.S. Lewis

From age nine, my friends and I were on the streets, walking home, going to each other’s houses, going to the store. I really wanted to write about that: the independence that’s a little bit scary but also a really positive thing in a lot of ways.

— Rebecca Stead

If you walk out on me, i’m not walking out after you.

— David Reeves, In My Opinion

The mountains are intimations of transcendence, which he is now free to pursue, and the walking writes messages in every cell of his body, telling him that he is not locked inside a cement box, nor in a water drum, but is moving forward.

— Michael D. O’Brien, Island of the World

Mystic grimoirs, walking corpses… I’m so far out of my wheelhouse that I might as well be on the moon.

— Mark Waid, Daredevil, Volume 7

I wandered off, walking through streets that seemed emptier than ever, thinking that if I didn’t stop, if I kept on walking, I wouldn’t notice that the world I thought I knew was no longer there.

— Carlos Ruiz Zafón, The Angel’s Game

Who will tell whether one happy moment of love or the joy of breathing or walking on a bright morning and smelling the fresh air, is not worth all the suffering and effort which life implies.

— Erich Fromm

It is like the man who closes his eyes to the sun and then finds himself walking over the edge of a cliff. If the man is too foolish to use the gift of light given to him, how can the sun be blamed for his death?

— Katie Beitz, The Shadow Miner

I have a fear of living a surface kind of life; barely existing, barely touching or tasting anything. That’s why you’ll always see me giving my all or walking away ~ I’m too full of depth to dance in the middle of anything.

— Nikki Rowe

The true Christian can nurture a trustful optimism, because he is certain of not walking alone. In sending us Jesus, the eternal Son made man, God has drawn near to each of us. In Christ he has become our travelling companion.

— John Paul II

Oh, how I longed to burst through the doors and go walking through the streets, with my hands open, like weapons!

— Marcel Béalu, The Experience of the Night

Let us take our tongues and stick them out and waggle them in the wind. Let us walk, loving, let us walk and love, walking along, loving.

— Meia Geddes

Don’t you think a dream would feel shy if it were seen walking about in the waking world?

— C.S. Lewis, Till We Have Faces

Lies are like a treadmill with no off switch. You have to keep walking or you’ll fall off.

— Iris St. Clair, Louder Than Words

Smile and Know, Thank and Know, became my mantra as I went about my days smiling and knowing when I could. As I did so, I was walking in complete faith, which left me naturally wanting to thank as well.

— Bronnie Ware, The Top Five Regrets of the Dying: A Life Transformed by the Dearly Departing

For a path to be your own path you must be walking on that path!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

A novel is a mirror walking along a main road.

— Stendhal, The Red and the Black

My grandmother started walking five miles a day when she was sixty. She’s ninety-seven now, and we don’t know where the heck she is.

— Ellen DeGeneres

We’re walking contradictions, seeking safety and predictability on one hand and thriving on diversity on the other.

— Esther Perel, Mating in Captivity: Reconciling the Erotic and the Domestic

I – the eternal idea of oneness, have said this before – and now in the century 21st, say once again – Awake, my friend! Arise, my friend! Start walking my friend! And do not stop until you bring the change you wish to see in your society!

— Abhijit Naskar, Principia Humanitas

My mother wanted me to be a teacher. She had this vision of me walking across the quadrangle in an Oxford college wearing my academic gown.

— Simon Callow

We are all the walking wounded in a world that is a war zone. Everything we love will be taken from us, everything, last of all life itself. Yet everywhere I look, I find great beauty in this battlefield, and grace and the promise of joy.

— Dean Koontz, Odd Apocalypse

What his uncle does not understand is that in walking backwards, his back to the world, his back to God, he is not grieving. He is objecting. Because when everything cherished by you in life has been taken away, what else is there to do but object?

— Yann Martel, The High Mountains of Portugal

If life were a highway, I would still look for the footpath, for walking that, I would learn about us, enjoying the extra time to do so.

— Tom Althouse, The Frowny Face Cow

I found myself being helped down to the car. That sort of help is actually a hindrance. If you ever see someone with a walking stick, that stick, and their arm, are actually a leg.

— Jo Walton, Among Others

A lion is not afraid of walking alone, even if the whole jungle is pursuing it.

— Matshona Dhliwayo

I will not cease to walk in the direction towards my purpose, even if it means constantly walking on a bumpy road.

— Gift Gugu Mona

The Gospel is the walking life, not the walking dead.

— Alin Sav

There’s no greater feeling in the world than when you can put a smile on somebody’s face just by walking into a room. It’s unbelievable. And if I have that power, who am I to waste it, you know?

— J. J. Watt

If the path you are walking today won’t lead you to your desired destination, then you are STROLLING

— Fela Durotoye

When the others were picked up and walked home by friends or fathers or best friend’s sisters, I was the kid in a grey hoodie, walking with the poets, the singers, the thinkers, and I was not alone.

— Charlotte Eriksson

Religion is a way of walking not a way of talking.

— Dean William R. Inge

Some are born virtuous, some become virtuous. To be good by nature is indeed fortunate but to become good is like walking on a double-edged sword; it takes a longer time and is more painful.

— Umera Ahmed

Was walking aimlessly towards the endUntil I saw a glimmer of hopeA light so brightThought it would change my life And show me where to go

— Nirab karki

The only way he could truly stick out in New Orleans was if he were walking down the street on fire. A businessman in suit and tie would stick out more than the characters Jackson passed on those old streets.

— Hunter Murphy, Imogene in New Orleans

I don’t want to be in my car all day. I love getting up in the morning in Venice and walking my dogs down to the cafe to get my tea, and then perhaps going to a bookstore and sitting and reading, then walking to the beach.

— Jessica Chastain

They walked through the rainy dark like gaunt ghosts, and Garraty didn’t like to look at them. They were the walking dead.

— Stephen King, The Long Walk

If knowing yourself and being yourself were as easy to do as to talk about, there wouldn’t be nearly so many people walking around in borrowed postures, spouting secondhand ideas, trying desperately to fit in rather than to stand out.

— Warren G. Bennis, On Becoming a Leader

Hope is a horrible thing, you know. I don’t know who decided to package hope as a virtue because it’s not. It’s a plague. Hope is like walking around with a fishhook in your mouth and somebody just keeps pulling it and pulling it.

— Ann Patchett, State of Wonder

No pressure in this life will be too much where our Lord cannot help you. If you feel tired and worn out constantly it is because you have been weary walking in the desert without the refreshing streams of prayer and abiding with the Lord.

— Greg Gordon

For we are all walking each other to our deaths, and the journey between footsteps makes up our lives

— Ally Condie, Reached

Standing alone, walking my own path. Rearranging my thoughts. Pushing worries away. Climbing out of the fog, towards freedom of mind.

— TinaJ. Richardson

I look my best when I’m totally free, on holiday, walking on the beach.

— Rosamund Pike

Everyone is not able, or inclined, to write poetry in the narrower sense any more than everyone is qualified to take part in a walking race. But just as all of us can and do walk, so all of us can and do use language poetically.

— Louis MacNeice

Out, out brief candle, life is but a walking shadow…a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.

— William Shakespeare, Macbeth

Slade and sex went together. He was a walking aphrodisiac, from the top of his head, to the black boots on his feet.

— Holly Hood, Black Moon

I see walking bombs on the streetHearts not beating, but ticking

— Henry Rollins, The Portable Henry Rollins

It was strange walking through the empty apartment. My battered purple room was gone, Brittany’s bruised blue was gone. Two coats covered everything. It was like none of it had ever happened.

— Kimberly Novosel, Loved

I firmly believe that everyone deserves to live within walking distance of either beauty or convenience, if not both. (48)

— Victoria Moran, Lit From Within: Tending Your Soul For Lifelong Beauty

I like walking because it is slow, and I suspect that the mind, like the feet, works at about three miles an hour. If this is so, then modern life is moving faster than the speed of thought or thoughtfulness.

— Rebecca Solnit, Wanderlust: A History of Walking

Manners is the key thing. Say, for instance, when you’re growing up, you’re walking down the street, you’ve got to tell everybody good morning. Everybody. You can’t pass one person.

— Usain Bolt

That’s what mild television fame is like: it’s like walking through the world with your fly down.

— Dave Holmes

Have any sheep been seen walking out of the Library with seagoing adventurers clinging to their wool?

— Lindsey Davis, Alexandria

Whether we walk among our people or alone among the hills, happiness in life’s walking depends on how we feel about others in our hearts.

— Anasazi Foundation, The Seven Paths: Changing One’s Way of Walking in the World

Most people only have stray thoughts and it stays at that. But you’ve got power, darlin’. You flung out walking evil. Let’s hope you can bring up a remedy too.

— Erik Bundy, Magic and Murder Among the Dwarves

That was the end of his driving.. That was the end of his walking free.. That was the end of his privacy.. And that was the end of his secret.

— Mitch Albom, Tuesdays with Morrie

Your past is a skeleton walking one step behind you, and your future is a a skeleton walking one step in front of you. Maybe you don’t wear a watch, but your skeletons do, and they always know what time it is.

— Sherman Alexie, The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven

God hasn’t called you to walk in someone else’s shoes (purpose). He wants you to walk in the shoes that fit you, for which He made you. You aren’t going to succeed walking in another woman’s shoes.

— Beth Moore Jones

As for me, I have a choice between honoring that dark life I’ve seen so many years moving in the junipers, or of walking away and going on with my own human busyness. There is always that choice for humans.

— Linda Hogan

Courage is not walking into battle with no fear – you should know this as a soldier. Courage is feeling great fear, but walking forward anyway.Lady Lavender by Lynna Banning

— Lynna Banning

The only reason nice guys finish last is because they think they’ll finish last. You don’t win the race by walking around the starting line saying ‘I’m not going to win this race’.

— Mitch Rowland, Eternity’s Reach

I grew up watching old black and white movies where Marlene Dietrich or Jean Harlow would go walking down some cobblestone street in ripped stockings and head into some smoky boite and sing for a pathetic living. That’s so what I wanted to be.

— Ellen Greene

One can easily forget his destination when walking in a marvellous path towards his destination! The attraction of the path can be much stronger than the attraction of the target!

— Mehmet Murat ildan

Where you used to be, there is a hole in the world, which I find myself constantly walking around in the daytime, and falling in at night. I miss you like hell.

— Edna St. Vincent Millay

Days of slow walking are very long: they make you live longer, because you have allowed every hour, every minute, every second to breathe, to deepen, instead of filling them up by straining the joints…

— Frédéric Gros, A Philosophy of Walking

I can smell blood, Elena, ” Dmitri drawled, walking back into the room. “Are you trying to flirt?

— Nalini Singh, Angels’ Blood

You are walking to Hope Springs?” “Yes, Your Grace.” “In this weather?” She glanced around and gave him a smile. “I haven’t any other weather to walk in.

— Carolyn Jewel, In the Duke’s Arms

No; look out for the part where you think you have done with the goblins and they come back, ‘ breathed Helen, as the music started with a goblin walking quietly over the universe, from end to end.

— E.M. Forster

I know the joy of fishes in the river through my own joy, as I go walking along the same river.

— Zhuangzi

It’s a philosophical minefield!”Cabal had a brief mental image of Aristotle walking halfway across an open field before unexpectedly disappearing in a fireball. Descartes and Nietzsche looked on appalled. He pulled himself together.

— Jonathan L. Howard, Johannes Cabal the Necromancer

I have a room dedicated to music and recording. I go there first thing in the morning and just before I go to bed. And it has a window to my street, so I can watch all the crazies walking by.

— Brendon Urie

The desire to touch her, to kiss her would end up with her walking away and him hurting again. So why the hell did he reach up and stroke her cheek with the back of his knuckle?

— Leah Braemel, Slow Ride Home

Al: Now, remind me, who’s walking who down the aisle again?

— Lindsey Kelk, A Girl’s Best Friend

I had a very simple life growing up in the farm country outside of Perugia, and biscotti and warm milk with a tiny bit of coffee were a big part of my morning ritual before walking to school.

— Brunello Cucinelli

I have such a hopeless dream of walking or being there at night, nothing happens, I just pass, everything is unbearably over with.

— Jack Kerouac

Any woman would have to be dead not to be attracted to the walking mass of sexy that was Erik MacGregor.

— Michelle M. Pillow, Love Potions

…if you’re walking with Jesus and you invite someone to walk with you, there is a good chance they’ll get to know Jesus somewhere along the way.

— Mark Batterson, A Trip Around the Sun: Turning Your Everyday Life Into the Adventure of a Lifetime

See, guys freak out. They hit critical mass and blast nuclear, white-hot anger out over the world like walking flamethrowers. But girls freak in. They absorb the pain and bitterness and keep right on sponging it up until they drown.

— Laura Wiess, Leftovers

I felt like I was being carried over the threshold of a sisterhood of loss. I knew I was not walking alone, and that eventually I would bob back up to the surface of the deep, because the women around me showed me what healing looks like.

— Anna White, Mended: Thoughts on Life, Love, and Leaps of Faith

You little subs make me nervous. Being around you is too much like walking into a room filled with tiny kittens and trying not to step on one.

— Cherise Sinclair, Lean on Me

But the beauty is in the walking — we are betrayed by destinations.

— Gwyn Thomas

I’m taking the chance, walking away, breaking the rules nobody here can tell me what to do.

— Kiki

There are big advantages of living for God, therefore try to spend every minute you have walking with Him, listening to Him and learning of His wisdom

— Sunday Adelaja

most people come to know only one corner of their room, one spot near the window, one narrow strip on which they keep walking back and forth.

— Rainer Maria Rilke, Letters to a Young Poet