“ Look before you leap”
Meaning:- This idiom means that you should think carefully about the possible results or consequences before doing something.
Look before you leap. Consider possible consequences before taking action
Story:- Once a fox was roaming around in the dark. Unfortunately, he...
cardinal virtues as that without which no other virtue can steadily be practiced; but he might, with equal propriety have placed prudence and justice before it. Since without prudence fortitude is mad; without justice it is dangerous. Only a fool or a suicide will jump into a river without making sure about...
Look before you leap
There is a proverb which is “Every man for himself, and the devil takes the hindmost.” It totally reflects the human nature. As a matter of fact, Human beings are selfish when they are born.
To begin with, doing something to harm people but gain benefits to oneself is the most...
Personally I do not believe in love at first sight only because it is a proven fact when you first see someone if you guys stare at one another for more than 7 seconds it is lust or a desire to kill. I think this love at first sight thing is really naive. Love is such a broad term and is used incorrectly...
Why exploring the ocean is mankind's next giant leap
By Philippe Cousteau, Special to CNN
“Space…the final frontier.” Not only has this classic phrase dazzled the many millions of fans of the Star Trek franchise, some could argue it has defined a big part of the American ideal for the last 50 years...
Compilation of proverbs
A cat may look at a king
A chain is only as strong as its weakest link
A change is as good as a rest
A drowning man will clutch at a straw
A fish always rots from the head down
A fool and his money are soon parted
A friend in need is a friend indeed
A golden key...
Jumping: A Memorable and Exciting Life Experience.
There are moments in your life when ask yourself, “Am I willing to go through with this?” Even though you realize that not only might this be an extremely risky and dangerous thing to do but it is also not a smart decision. The thrill of danger seems to...
In the film, Don't Look Back, the documentary starring Bob Dylan, we see both the dark and
enlightening sides of Bob Dylan. throughout the film it’s clear that Dylan has a level of comfort with the
director, and as a result we are allowed into his personal life on and off stage. there are also a few
”Do you know where you’re going to?” by Jennifer Lopez
(questions in present simple and continuous / relative pronouns and clauses)
Do you know where you're going to?
Do you like the things that life is showing you?
Where are you going to?
Do you know?
Do you get what you're hoping for?
first annual Mothman festival took place in Point Pleasant and they dethroned a big stainless steel statue of what the Mothman supposedly was seen to look like. It became so well known that many books were written and there was even a horror movie made called Mothman and it showed on the ScFy channel....
Getting What You Want
A successful person is always a happy person. “The happy life for a man is a life of the conscious following of a rule”. Happiness depends on the actualization of one’s rationality. A discussion of virtue follows the consideration of the conditions requisite to the achievement...
MY heart leaps up when I behold | |
A rainbow in the sky: | |
So was it when my life began, | |
So is it now I am a man, | |
So be it when I shall grow old | 5 |
Or let me die! | |
The child is father of the man: | |
And I could wish my days to be | ...
R WHAT OPRAH WINFREY HAD TO SAY ABOUT MEN :
If a man wants you, nothing can keep him away.
If he doesn't want you, nothing can make him stay. Stop making excuses for a man and his behavior. Allow your intuition (or spirit) to save you from heartache.
Stop trying to change yourself for a relationship...
The short story “Where are you going, Where have you been?,” by Joyce Carol Oates, is a tale about a teenage girl making the journey from her known world into something she has never experienced before. The main character lives the normal teenage life listening to the latest music and going out with...
limb and function just as before? There is a downside to immediate replacement and life-like prostheses because everything, regardless of its magnificence, has flaws. Too much food and you become overweight; too much water and you can drown; too many restrictions and you have a revolution; the same...
answered back: “Who do you think you are? There’s no denying you’re swift, but even you can be beaten!” The hare squealed with laughter.
“Beaten in a race? By whom? Not you, surely! I bet there’s nobody in the world that can win against me, I’m so speedy. Now, why don’t you try?”
Annoyed by such...
Imagination - “Girl Before the Mirror”
May 21, 2012
University of Phoenix
Imagination - “Girl Before the Mirror”
The painting by Pablo Picasso “Girl Before the Mirror” was the painting that caught my attention because at first glance I notice a woman adjusting the mirror...
having that awful stench follow me everywhere.
Smoking doesn't only make people look bad, but it effects their bodies internally in
First of all, smoking can cause many life-threatening diseases. When you smoke,
the effects on your body are immediate. Your pulse increases and your breathing...
What exactly do evaluators look for in a GD
A group discussion or GD, is a form of many-on-many discussion. It has become an inseparable part of admissions to management institutes and your selection in campus interviews. A GD is held to identify certain traits that companies and institutes like...
Nintendo Wii, Microsoft Xbox 360, and Sonys Playstation 3 all bring their strengths and their weaknesses to the gaming industry, but the Playstation 3 looks to dominate this generation with the supercomputer of consoles. In order for the Playstation 3 to win the console war, as it is called, Sony has included...
because Ramadhan was fast approaching. Nevertheless, I continued on eating at the rooftop of my Lola's house. Here in Marawi, you learn to live life with striking beliefs and you adapt to their culture. A gunshot could mean many things; it could either be that there is a rido (family feud) or a festive...
follows the other in a repeated movement. Usually used before a jump. I also learned some jumps. The axel jump is a full rotation is the air. Finally I learned the leap. A leap is when you do the splits in the air and land on the opposite foot you jump off. Those are some of the moves I learned.
the silence, it’s the buzzer signalling the start of the race. I hear the light splashes of the swimmers around me as I’m snapped back to reality and leap off the platform, plummeting towards the crisp surface of the water. I slice through the water like a sharp knife cutting jelly. I sink down, down,...
the writing of the TMA much easier, as you’ll know exactly what to write, rather than having to think about it as you go along.
Here’s a step-by-step guide to planning an essay so that you enjoy writing it and your tutor enjoys reading it.
Read the question carefully and the accompanying notes...
there will be too many second division personnel to switch over to the third division, then the company needs to take a couple thing into consideration before they layoff anyone. First the company needs a legitimate business reason to why they are laying off individuals. This reason could be a decrease in...
My heart leaps up when I behold
A rainbow in the sky:
So was it when my life began;
So is it now I am a man;
So be it when I shall grow old,
Or let me die!
The Child is father of the Man;
And I could wish my days to be
Bound each to each by natural piety.
lights. There is a cool breeze flowing through the huge gymnasium, but with taking a shower right before felt like I was in the middle of Antarctica. I walk down to the edge of my worst enemy. I stop and I look down as millions of different feelings come up fear, anger, discomfort, but all of them didn’t...
year 1944 with Captain America to make the big leap of comics to the big screen, but has really only had success within the past decade. We will definitely be seeing more of these comics brought to life on the big screen. So, if you are like me, you might be asking yourself; which is the better superhero...
the same plank, which spanned three of the cross-ties of the bridge” There is not much left to the visual imagination which is nice sometimes because you can read without hesitation.
Chapter two is a flashback to the condemned man’s life prior to his conviction. The man is a supporter of the Confederate...
Many people believe that you can tell a lot about a person by observing what they wear. Is this true? A man in a nice pressed three-piece suit, carrying an expensive briefcase is obviously a businessman, right? A woman wearing a long ruffled colorful dress, with many jewelry pieces around her neck...
Before people in the world lived gods, to whom people wanted and want to be similar.
But even earlier, when the gods were young, the world belonged to those who did not have a name,to those who has left.
There’s no book about them, they are not mentioned in stories and legends, they left no...
You Say You Want a Devolution?
For most of the last century, America’s cultural landscape—its fashion, art, music, design, entertainment—changed dramatically every 20 years or so. But these days, even as technological and scientific leaps have continued to revolutionize life, popular style has been...
true understanding. Does the Bible have authority? Next, we will discuss the importance of personal testimonies in sharing the gospel. Finally, we will look at life as a Christian. If a person is a Christian, does it matter how they live their life? Throughout the following pages these questions will be...
When man first walked on the moon, famous astronaut of the Apollo 11 mission, Neil Armstrong said “That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.” Having that phrase in mind, review the scripture that is the basis for this paper:
“And there is salvation in no one else; for there...
“Look before you leap.” This is an English proverb that we have learned. It reminds us to think twice before making any action. Teenagers always act in haste without thinking positively. This essay attempts to discuss the reasons of teenagers involve in gangsterism at school.
First and foremost, teenagers...
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*Strengths of the essay:
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A major strengh of your...
further do you want me to try? Am I really such a ghastly daughter? Am I? Then maybe I don’t deserve to live? Maybe…
I am sick of hearing I am not good enough, that I was a mistake, that I am not wanted, that I will never be what you want me to be. How else am I supposed to please you? Maybe you are right…maybe...
Trends areas in
Leap represents an entirely new way to interact with your computers. It’smore accurate than a mouse, as reliable as a keyboard and more sensitive than a touchscreen.
. The Leap technology is 200 times more accurate than anything else on the...
favorite clothes store and see employees no bigger than a size 2 wearing the latest skinny kick jeans? They are so cute and you are dying to find these throughout the store and when you do, the biggest size they come in is a 5. You’re a 9. Women today are judged on their body image more than at any other...
Look Before You Leap
Frankenstein is not a literary island, isolated and alone. It is connected to a great many literary works by some common themes. One such theme is the idea of experimentation. Mythology in particular and history in general, has shown us that the right to experiment comes with an...
say that you are willing to give someone something, or to hold something out to them so that they can take it : offer sb sth: You haven't offered Grandma any ice cream. | They offered him a very good job but he turned it down. | offer sth to sb: Offer some coffee to the guests.
2 to say that you are willing...
is life, there is hope./ He who has health has hope.
▪ A burnt child dreads fire.
▪ A friend in need is a friend indeed.
▪ As you sow, so you shall reap.
▪ Barking dogs seldom bite.
▪ A bird in hand is worth two in the bush.
▪ Birds of a feather flock together.
who over reacted due to encountering someone who was drunk at a time when the perceived connotation is that they shouldn’t be. “‘Well, I cannot marry you in this state; and I will not! Go home and get sober!’ And he slapped the book together like a rat-trap.” The Parson was clearly disappointing and furious...
circle, carefree as can be in that inflated parachute, seems like yesterday doesn’t it. Now without getting too emotional, I challenge you to look around, (It’s ok you can look) reflect on your time here as we enter our final moments of high school, and ask yourself who am I? High school is often known as...
planet was created for us, we should not leave it to colonize others. They also try to deny the fact of other life in the universe and refuse to let us look further to make contact with other beings.
In religion there are many who don’t believe vaccines are bad for children, but the numbers of people...
Today lets look at a few remedies for digestive upset. In our world, even when you do your best, there may still be times when your digestion takes a hit. Here are some quick and simple tips that can help you to feel better!
1. Gas/Bloating - There are a few natural remedies for gas and bloating...
1. This helps you understand what Walker’s life was like before she had the “accident” dealing with her eye. It shows through the course of life how much this affects her and how much the thought of being portrayed as beautiful meant to her.
2. By her repeatedly saying “You did not change” it is...
that knew they were married. Friar Lawrence plays a role in the death of Romeo and Juliet’s death when he gives Juliet a sleeping potion to make her look dead. He gives her the potion as she says she will kill her self if she marries’s Paris. He gave Juliet the potion and said “And if thou dar’st, I’ll...
along the edge of the door.
He grumbles "I guess my first project will be to plane this down".
He looks back to his wife, Sarah, as she saunters in.
"Wait, Sarah. I wanted to carry you over the threshold."
"That's for newly weds," She replies.
Sarah snickers and waves him off. Her...
company become the mining machinery manufacturing and exporting base in China.
In the lubrication aspect of mining equipment, in the first few years before, more than half of the enterprises do not have specialized equipment lubrication management personnel. If equipment breaks down, it tends to find problems...
He was the Prime Minister; but he was also an ordinary worker, this latter aspect he displayed on numerous occasions for example,
can you imagine the leader of a country wearing clothes full of patches? Although China was poor at that time it certainly did not mean that Zhou Enlai could...
Freshman Research Paper
The Great Leap Forward
Have you been worked so hard for something that was a failure all along? Civilians living in China in the 1930’s were worked to absolute death in an attempt to have an economy to rival American economies. This was lead by the...
Before joining the Marine Corps, I had the opportunity to go to college and get a degree. In High school I played football and excelled in baseball. Grades were the challenge. Until my eleventh grade in high school I was great in class as I was on the field. I buckled down, to graduate June of 05’ securing...
hick town I suppose, filled with farmers and rednecks and racist cops who stop every Indian that comes through." (Alexi Pg 45/46) This is pratically a leap of faith Junior is taking, no indian on the reservation has ever left the reservation school. Junior knows the other indians will discrace him and lose...
this technology.A vast majority of people walking down the street just aren't really there; they are physically there, but they all have the glazed look of mentally absent as they lose themselves in their private music or their (not-so-private) telephonic conversations or their text messages. In today's...
A Day in the Life It’s early morning, well before the eyelids of the day have opened. A familiar noise I’ve heard many times before, brings my mind out of its unconsciousness and back into the real world. I assume it must be sometime around six in the morning, based on similar experiences. I can hear...
know it don’t we? But where does Arjuna come, in “ One Sunday before the D-Day”?? What does the topic mean? Where are we heading?
We’ll take one question at a time. What does this topic mean? It means just what it states. One Sunday before the D-Day. We all know D-Day is the name we use, to refer to...
As you fix you footing to begin your leap into the large volume of blue sea water, do you scope for any hidden dangers? If not, you perhaps have no idea what is lurking beneath the profound water. For all you now, you may confront an enormous creature, as you splash in the refreshing sea. Luckily...
consequences of those feelings.
One thing that happens, again and again, is that peoples' assumptions prevent them from seeing the actual person standing before them. An Iranian (Shaun Toub) is thought to be an Arab, although Iranians are Persian. Both the Iranian and the white wife of the district attorney...
looked down and acted like I didn't even notice what he did. The more you ponder the decision, the more confused and stuck you feel.You just want a voice from the heavens to shout down instructions and tell you what path to take. “Hey you, take that job in Miami. You’ll be much happier!”