Jumping Quotes

By | May 7, 2010

When you’re jumping so high for something so far up in the sky, you have to know that there is definitely someone there who can catch you, someone who knows how to catch you and when. ~ Picabo Street

When you stand at the edge of the cliff, jump to fly, not to fall. ~ Author Unknown

When you jump for joy, beware that no one moves the ground from beneath your feet. ~ Stanislaw Lec

Too many people confine their exercise to jumping to conclusions, running up bills, stretching the truth, bending over backward, lying down on the job, sidestepping responsibility and pushing their luck.~ Author Unknown

To do anything truly worth doing, I must not stand back shivering and thinking of the cold and danger, but jump in with gusto and scramble through as well as I can. ~ Og Mandino

To deny God’s existence is like jumping with your eyes closed. ~ Malagasy Proverb

The only exercise some people get is jumping to conclusions, running down their friends, side-stepping responsibility, and pushing their luck!  ~ Author Unknown

The greatest risk is really to take no risk at all. You’ve got to go out there, jump off the cliff, and take chances. ~ Patrick Warburton

Something comes along and you have to jump on and do it. You can’t stop until it’s done. ~ Neil Young

Someone said that inflation is like jumping off the top of the Empire State Building. The sensation is great as long as you keep on going. ~ David H. Scott

Living at risk is jumping off the cliff and building your wings on the way down. ~ Ray Bradbury

Life in the twentieth century is like a parachute jump; you have to get it right the first time. ~ Margaret Mead


Jumping at several small opportunities may get us there more quickly than waiting for one big one to come along.  ~ Hugh Allen

Jump, and you will find out how to unfold your wings as you fall. ~ Ray Bradbury

Jump into the middle of things, get your hands dirty, fall flat on your face, and then reach for the stars. ~ Ben Stein

Joy in life comes from expressing ourselves, in taking risks and jumping in. Everyone is not going to like you. But you can like who you like. ~ Andrew Matthews


It’s hard enough doing something bold without jumping into your bad reviews. ~ Kenny Loggins

I’m not saying that everyone should swim with sharks, but sometimes you have to jump over your own shadow in order to learn something that you will never forget for the rest of your life. Then you know you can conquer your fears. ~ Heidi Klum

If you get rich, be in a dark corner when you jump for joy. ~ African Proverb

If we listened to our intellect, we’d never have a love affair. We’d never have a friendship. We’d never go into business, because we’d be cynical. Well, that’s nonsense. You’ve got to jump off cliffs all the time and build your wings on the way down. ~ Ray Bradbury

If ignorance is bliss, why aren’t more people jumping up and down for joy?  ~ Author Unknown

If everything had already been done, there would be nothing left for young people to accomplish. There are always going to be people who run faster, jump higher, dive deeper, and come up drier. ~ Darrell Royal

If a dog jumps into your lap, it is because he is fond of you; but if a cat does the same thing, it is because your lap is warmer.  ~ Alfred North Whitehead

I just love jumping into someone else’s life. It is a relatively cheap way to experience things you would be too scared to contemplate in your own life. ~ Dougray Scott

I don’t know what it is to love the way they love-they would jump off a bridge for me. I can’t do that. I can only say, I owe you. ~ Bobby Darin

He who wants to jump high must take a long run. ~ Danish Proverb

Happiness is like a cat, if you try to coax it or call it, it will avoid you; it will never come. But if you pay not attention to it and go about your business, you’ll find it rubbing against your legs and jumping into your lap. ~ William Bennett

Faith is kind of like jumping out of an airplane at 10,000 feet. If God doesn’t catch you, you splatter. But how do you know whether or not he is going to catch you unless you jump out? ~ Ann Kiemel

Challenge yourself, jump off the deep end and learn to swim. ~ Carson Kressley

Ambition and fleas jump high. ~ German Proverb

A real friend is someone who would feel loss if you jumped on a train, or in front of one.  ~ Author Unknown

A man cannot jump over his own shadow. ~ Yiddish Proverb

A good cheerleader is not measured by the height of her jumps but by the span of her spirit.  ~ Author Unknown

A cat will teach her young ones all the tricks, except how to jump backwards. ~ Netherlands Antillean Proverb


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