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"Offering a hand up is not a hand-out." - Clara Barton

"Last night I woke up with someone squeezing my hand. It was my other hand." - William S Burroughs

"I grew up on second hand bookshops and libraries." - Charles Stross

"The invisible hand never picks up the check." - Kim Stanley

"The sudden hand of Death close up mine eye!" - William Shakespeare

"Wimps go up to rebound with one hand, not two." - Tom Izzo

"Reach Up Your Hand... and take a star." - Langston Hughes

"You're supposed to have one hand up and one hand down. As you're trying to going up, you're trying to pull someone up at the same time." - Bill Murray

"When you clench your fist, no one can put anything in your hand, nor can your hand pick up anything." - Alex Haley

"When it comes to the environment, the invisible hand never picks up the check." - Kim Stanley Robinson

"If someone around you is multitasking, you pick up distraction like second-hand smoke." - Clay Shirky

"I'll throw ya gang-sign up, and then I'll spit on my hand." - Immortal Technique

"Yeah, well, wish in one hand, crap in the other, and see which fills up first" - S.A. Bodeen

"Sara held up a hand. 'How exactly did you "decline" his offer?' 'By slitting his throat." - Nalini Singh

"Wherever the Legionary's hand and soul show up, a garden appears." - Corneliu Zelea Codreanu

"No man will ever put his hand up your dress looking for a library card." - Joan Rivers

"Failure isn't failing at the project at hand. Failure is giving up on yourself." - Donna de Varona

"A person who is keen to shake your hand usually has something up his sleeve." - Alec Guinness

"Giving people a hand up, not a handout, is the way forward." - Hugh Jackman

"A hand up is worthier than one's own fist grasping a higher rung of the ladder." - Doris Grumbach

"And reaching up my hand to try, I screamed to feel it touch the sky." - Edna St Vincent Millay

"I don't cry when I lose. There's always a new hand coming up." - Sheldon Adelson

"Wherever the Legionary's hand and soul show up, a garden appears." - Corneliu Zelea Codreanu

"I do' cry when I lose. There's always a new hand coming up." - Sheldon Adelson

"The Schoolboy, with his satchel in his hand, Whistling aloud to bear his courage up." - Robert Blair

"I'd shake his hand, but I think that's what's holding up his pants." - George Lopez

"The iPad needs to catch up with Flash before I put a hand on it." - Hedi Slimane

"Where does my fist go when I open up my hand? Where does my lap go when I stand up?" - Alan Watts

"Watching the world's best compete fires you up to achieve your own feats of greatness. When it comes to running, participation and spectating go hand in hand." - Kara Goucher

"No man's hand has ever yet reached up to take as much as the Pierced Hand is reaching down to give." - S. D Gordon

"You have no control over the hand that life deals you, but how you play that hand is entirely up to you." - Voltaire

"I was hesitant to go around and shake hands, just go up and stick my hand out to strangers. Then I learned to stick my hand out." - Jim Edgar

"Our society, our culture - the greatness of America - goes hand-in-hand with energy, and our leaders need to wake up. We need energy, OK?" - Rick Santelli

"My sister and I are both diagnosed with second-hand smoke syndromes. We have never smoked, but we grew up with second-hand smoke our entire lives." - Loni Anderson

"Why do 'slow down' and 'slow up' mean the same thing? Why is the third hand on the watch called the second hand?" - George Carlin

"The hand of bone and sinew and flesh achieves its immortality in taking up a pen. The hand on a page wields a greater power than the fleshly hand ever could in life." - Laurie R King

"Some people put up a peace sign with one hand. Some people put up the middle finger instead. I use two hands and put up both." - Brian Celio

"One reason why I started fighting was because of my family, and with that, you gotta pay the bills, but I enjoy beating people up in the first place, so it plays hand in hand. Beating up, and getting money!" - Houston Alexander

"My players on defense must have a hand-up on every shot. If not, they run sprints." - Rick Majerus

"You've got a lot of time for abstract thought when you've got your hand stuck up a dead badger." - Terry Pratchett

"Well I stand up next to a mountain, and I chop it down with the edge of my hand" - Jimi Hendrix

"For me, it's better to wake up with a paintbrush than a knife in my hand. -Peeta" - Suzanne Collins

"And that's when I snapped up my left hand and smashed him in the face with the hammer I'd grabbed." - Jennifer Estep

"A world grows up around me. Am I shaping it, or do its predetermined contours guide my hand?" - Alan Moore

"Everything is made up of the exact same thing, whether it's your hand, the ocean, or a star." - John Assaraf

"Life is like a cucumber. One minute it's in your hand, the next it's up you ass." - Lawrence Durrell

"I just saw a guy filling up his gas tank with one hand and smoking with the other. Seriously?" - Jessica Capshaw

"The child needs a helping hand or he'll grow up to be an angry young man some day." - Elvis Presley

"Eating is always a decision, nobody forces your hand to pick up food and put it into your mouth." - Albert Ellis

"When I don't understand something, I reach up and hold God's hand. And we walk together in silence." - Mahatma Gandhi

"Step up and shake the hand Of someone you can't stand, You can tolerate him if you try!" - Tom Lehrer

"Look up and not down, look forward and not back, look out and not in, and lend a hand!" - Edward Everett Hale

"Step up and shake the hand Of someone you can't stand, You can tolerate him if you try!" - Tom Lehrer

"Use a make-up table with everything close at hand and don't rush; otherwise you'll look like a patchwork quilt." - Lucille Ball

"Sometimes in football you have to hold your hand up and say, yeah, they're better than us." - Alex Ferguson

"We don't want to show our hand to the fan base or give up too much too early." - Anthony Michael Hall

"Stretching his hand up to reach the stars, too often man forgets the flowers at his feet." - Jeremy Bentham

"Don't you hate when your hand falls asleep and you know it will be up all night." - Steven Wright

"Getting older is a lot of fun. Right up there with chewing glass or putting your hand in a blender." - Albert Brooks

"It's nice to put your hand up and do the big things the team requires of you." - Ricky Ponting

"Working moms, and increasingly working dads, don't want a government handout, but they do need a hand up." - Madeleine M Kunin

"A dog - a collie - went up to Eric, looked up at his face, and growled. "Shoo," Eric said, making an imperious gesture with his hand." - Charlaine Harris

"The truths of Upanishadas are before you. Take them up, live up to them, and the salvation of Bharat will be at hand." - Swami Vivekananda

"I'll pick up your hand and slowly blow your little mind 'Cause I made my mind up you're going to be mine." - Donovan

"Whenever you have taken up work in hand, you must see it to the finish. That is the ultimate secret of success. Never, never, never give up!" - Dada Vaswani

"The Beatles were a group made up of four very complex men, and my small hand could not have broken these men up." - Yoko Ono

"True love is but a humble, low born thing, And hath its food served up in earthenware; It is a thing to walk with, hand in hand, Through the every-dayness of this workday world." - James Russell Lowell

"If the new movies do contradict my books in some way, I can probably come up with some hand-waving story that will explain the apparent discrepancy. If there's one thing we authors are good at, it's hand-waving." - Timothy Zahn

"One can't tear up the darkness with a slap but bringing the light. Neither the error gets undone by fighting It hand-to-hand, but spreading the truth, without attacking the error." - Samael Aun Weor

"It's great the way the old-time directors used to manipulate the hell out of you. You see someone dying and all of a sudden a ghost would come out and they go walking hand in hand up the stairway." - Sylvester Stallone

"If the new movies do contradict my books in some way, I can probably come up with some hand-waving story that will explain the apparent discrepancy. If there's one thing we authors are good at, it's hand-waving." - Timothy Zahn

"It's a different thing to just be a voice. It's liberating, on one hand, because you get to show up in sweatpants and with Doritos on your fingers, but on the other hand, it's limiting because it's just your voice." - Adrian Pasdar

"True love is but a humble, low born thing, And hath its food served up in earthenware; It is a thing to walk with, hand in hand, Through the every-dayness of this workday world." - James Russell Lowell

"Sometimes I draw with my left hand and I am pretty terrible. The drawings end up just looking like shakier/inconsistent (worse) versions of my right hand drawings. Sometimes I like drawing with my eyes closed." - Jason Polan

"Games aren't created by writers rocking up to developers saying 'I have this great game story.' It's about establishing relationships and working hand in hand to create something wonderful." - Rhianna Pratchett

"At first it was difficult for me to draw. My right hand doesn't work anymore so I had to train myself to use my left hand. But I persevered. The first one I ended up finishing was the duck." - Edwyn Collins

"To me, that's the role of government: not to give people a hand out, but a hand up... giving people the tools to pave their own way to success." - James Langevin

"When you got a guy hanging over the cliff holding on with one hand, you don't want him to get his other hand up there, you want to go ahead and stomp on it" - Trot Nixon

"We are made out of stardust. The iron in the hemoglobin molecules in the blood in your right hand came from a star that blew up 8 billion years ago. The iron in your left hand came from another star." - Jill Tarter

"I was performing at a New Jersey high school, and I asked a class of 2,000 students, 'How many of you love mathematics?' and only one hand went up. And that was the hand of the maths teacher!" - Shakuntala Devi

"The Bangles are proof that short skirts and electric guitars go hand-in-hand. They are one of the great all-girl groups, backing up their looks with a serious pop-rock pedigree." - Shawn Amos

"I feel very strongly that you can't just beat people up anymore; you have to work hand in hand and find ways to compromise, and get big business involved, because it won't happen otherwise." - Ted Danson

"Videos have to go hand in hand with your music, so that's why, ultimately, they should be created by the artist. And if they're not, it doesn't really add up to me." - Marilyn Manson

"I never feel more alive than when I'm on stage. On film you feel chopped up, you can be acting from the neck up, or the hand, there is a lot of close up" - Kathleen Turner

"I never feel more alive than when I'm on stage. On film you feel chopped up, you can be acting from the neck up, or the hand, there is a lot of close up." - Kathleen Turner

"Artwork is not thought up in consciousness and then, as a separate phase, executed by the hand. The hand surprises us creates and solves problems on its own. Often, enigmas that baffle our brains are dealt with easily, unconsciously, by the hand." - Stephen Nachmanovitch

"Don't give me paper - I can get the same lawyer who drew it up to break it. But if you shake my hand, that's for life." - Jerry Lewis

"Death had his grudge against me, and he got up in the way, like an armed robber, with a pike in his hand." - Petrarch

"Wartihog put up his hand. "What happens if we can't read, sir?" "No boasting, Wartihog!" boomed Gobber. "Get some idiot to read it for you." - Cressida Cowell

"Draw your chair up, and hand me my violin, for the only problem which we have still to solve is how to while away these bleak autumnal evenings." - Arthur Conan Doyle

"No, no, no, no,no,' he gasped. 'You can't bring up your mum and dad while your hand is down there, Finke" - Melina Marchetta

"If you lay one hand on Simon, vampire, I'll have you chopped up into tiny pieces and fed to my cat. Understand?" - Cassandra Clare

"Those who teach by their doctrine must teach by their life, or else they pull down with one hand what they build up with the other." - Matthew Henry

"It may seem that every time someone offers you a hand up, they just let go and you slip further down." - Jay Asher

"I tilt her chin up and bend my face to hers, silently praising every woman who's had a hand in making her who she is." - Tammara Webber

"My dad said to me growing up: 'When all is said and done, if you can count all your true friends on one hand, you're a lucky man." - Josh Charles

"Buoyed by water, he can fly in any direction-up, down, sideways-by merely flipping his hand. Under water, man becomes an archangel." - Jacques Yves Cousteau

"Richard opened his hand, and the key stared up at him from his palm. "By my crooked teeth," asked Richard, remembering, "who am I?" - Neil Gaiman

"Having a rough day? Place your hand over your heart. Feel that? It's called purpose. You're alive for a reason. Don't give up" - Joyce Meyer

"By unseen hand uplifted in the light Of sunset, yonder solitary cloud Floats, with its white apparel blown abroad, And wafted up to heaven." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"I argue not Against Heaven's hand or will, nor bate a jot Of heart or hope; but still bear up and steer Right onward." - John Milton

"Lo, as I gaze, the statured man, Built up from you large hand appears: A type that nature wills to plan But once in all a people's years." - Edmund Clarence Stedman

"Life serves the food, and Death always shows up to the banquet, like an uninvited guest with nothing in hand to contribute, just to devour everything then leave." - Anthony Liccione

"Crying is right at hand in the smothering dark, closed inside someone else, when you see how everything you can ever accomplish will end up as trash." - Chuck Palahniuk

"The wand ricocheted through the swarm, thumping six, seven, eight of the little monsters before returning to Carter's hand. "Not bad," I said. "Keep it up!" - Rick Riordan

"Reasons never matter, once Death comes cold and bold and takes the living by the hand. You count up your dead, every one.." - Janet Morris

"Woke up this morning with a wine glass in my hand. Who's wine, what wine, where the hell did I dine?" - Peter Frampton

"Yet I argue not Against Heav'n's hand or will, nor bate a jot Of heart or hope; but still bear up and steer Right onward." - John Milton

"A powerful hand lens [Eschenback Leutchlupe] with a focused beam of light opens up an entire world below the threshold of the ordinary experience of seeing." - Allen Lacy

"Lo, as I gaze, the statured man, Built up from you large hand appears: A type that nature wills to plan But once in all a people's years." - Edmund Clarence Stedman

"Sometimes I try my hand at turning out small profundities and uncertain short stories, but I always end up with just one single word: God." - Etty Hillesum

"A shop bought card saying Get Well Soon. Didn't seem to fit the bill. This hand made card hopes that pretty soon... ...You'll be galloping up that hill." - John Walter Bratton

"Do what? Come up with a clever pun referencing Jerome's demonic status? The truth is, I usually keep a stash of them on hand and-" - Richelle Mead

"I had risked everything, and I had nothing to show for it but my open hand, lying empty and palm up toward the ceiling." - Maggie Stiefvater

"Slowly, Anna put up a hand to his muzzle and began to scratch that spot behind the ear where large dogs keep their souls." - Eva Ibbotson

"By your hand, millions - billions - of lives will be altered, caught up in a chain of events begun by you this day." - Andy Andrews

"I get a lot that people have a hard time believing that I'm a nerd...but I grew up with a Nintendo controller in my hand." - Zachary Levi

"Do not be someone looking for [insert]. Be [insert] looking for someone. Suggestions for [insert]: -love -friendship -understanding -appreciation -tolerance -a helping hand -a leg up -an answer" - Robert Breault

"The wand ricocheted through the swarm, thumping six, seven, eight of the little monsters before returning to Carter's hand. "Not bad," I said. "Keep it up!" - Rick Riordan

"George W. Bush even stopped in Pennsylvania to try his hand at the lotto and gave up when he could only think of the numbers 4 and 17" - Craig Kilborn

"I get a lot that people have a hard time believing that I'm a nerd...but I grew up with a Nintendo controller in my hand." - Zachary Levi

"Let me wake up next to you, have coffee in the morning, and wander through the city with your hand in mine." - Charlotte Erickson

"You have to control, focus and temper the strength. Uncontrolled strength is usually an explosion. Sometimes on the other hand let it explode and pick up the pieces..." - Oliver $

"Yet I argue not Against Heav'n's hand or will, nor bate one jot Of heart or hope; but still bear up, and steer Right onward." - John Milton

"I'm trying to get to bed, and you guys are singing The Whole World's in my fucking hand. I'd rather you shut the fuck up!" - Jack Osbourne

"Scarf up the tender eye of pitiful Day, And, with thy bloody and invisible hand, Cancel, and tear to pieces, that great bond Which keeps me pale!" - William Shakespeare

"Buoyed by water, he can fly in any direction - up, down, sideways - by merely flipping his hand. Under water, man becomes an archangel." - Jacques Yves Cousteau

"On the one hand, the reality is dire, on the other, reality is always false, it is a mask covering what is coming up underneath." - Lee Maracle

"I'm a fan of things I can get done fast! It feels awesome because it heats up in your hand, and leaves your skin tingly and clean." - Shay Mitchell

"I try to make sure I have a helpful perspective so when emotional pain comes up, it doesn't get out of hand." - Richard Brancatisano

"Fortunately for mankind the brain in a life of action turns more to the matter in hand than to conjuring up the chances of the future." - John Buchan

"Nothing quite delivers the full experience of being out there like floating around soaking up the warmth of the early morning rays with a brush in hand." - Cory Trepanier

"I do not so much write a book as sit up with it, as a dying friend. I hold its hand and hope it will get better." - Annie Dillard

"Thank you... motion sensor hand towel machine. You never work, so I just end up looking like I'm waving hello to a wall robot." - Jimmy Fallon

"Liverpool fans were great to me, I still live near the city and they always come up and shake my hand." - Paul Ince

"If I could stomach the awful part of being a veterinarian, which involves sticking your hand up animals' behinds, I would be a vet." - Allison Janney

"If you lay a hand on me I'll ram your testicles so far up inside your abdomen it'll take a heart surgeon to get them out." - Orson Scott Card

"I ended up with my life slanted toward television, and I just accept that. I think you play the hand the way it's dealt, that's all." - Efrem Zimbalist Jr

"My dad said to me growing up: 'When all is said and done, if you can count all your true friends on one hand, you're a lucky man.'" - Josh Charles

"Anybody that shoots a hook shot, whatever hand, I jump up and cheer because it's the easiest shot, it's the best tweener shot." - Tom Heinsohn

"I could not agree more. The students of Delaware State often looked to the school as their chance, their hand up, their hope. And they gave their all." - Michael N Castle

"I get a lot that people have a hard time believing that I'm a nerd... but I grew up with a Nintendo controller in my hand." - Zachary Levi

"I never grew up with a mother's hand - that's why I will forever be insecure, I think, in that primal way." - John Lone

"To come up with the ending to a story and then work backwards is like tying your shoe with one hand only." - Donald Mckay

"There is a difference between a hand out and a help up. Brothers need to help brothers. They don't do it enough." - Shawn Amos

"I grew up riding all my life, so I was very comfy on a horse, thank God. Although I'd never ridden... with sword in my hand." - Joshua Sasse

"The best compliment was Ben Kingsley coming up to me, putting his hand on the back of my neck, and saying, "Good job, son."." - Aaron Stanford

"I have met hundreds of young people doing just what George Romney did: using a hand up in tough times to become part of the American Dream." - R T Rybak

"I don't like running when I'm holding things in my hand, whether it's a dog leash or a baby jogger. My mechanics get all messed up." - Kai Ryssdal

"Yeah, we went to England to do a show and I got off the plane and I couldn't write my name or hold my hand up." - Johnny Winter



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