Bill Wilson Quotes (31 Quotes)


    A 96-sheet with a light-box costs a lot of money but if you are going to have it for 10 years, it's worthwhile.

    (My grandmother) used to tell me how pretty it was with a lake out in front of it. So it kind of stimulated my interest in taking part in this and doing something with it.

    I had to be first in everything because in my perverse heart I felt myself the least of God's creatures.

    Before we had to print all of our images on film, now we give a patient a CD with their images burned onto it.

    We had to borrow the money to put the system in, it was about 140,000 and the 85,000 is relieving the stress of the hospital tremendously financially.


    He is a smooth talker. Victims always said they were spoken to by a clear, intelligent-sounding adult made who came across as educated.

    This stadium has served its purpose, ... Ninety-five million patrons have come through here more than 60 million in my 21 years. My crew ought to get a medal for keeping this old girl running.

    In the wake of my spiritual experience there came a vision of a society of alcoholics, each identifying with and transmitting his experience to the next -- chain style. If each sufferer were to carry the news of the scientific hopelessness of alcoholism to each new prospect, he might be able to lay every newcomer wide open to a transforming spiritual experience. This concept proved to be the foundation of such success as Alcoholics Anonymous has since achieved.

    AdCorp is a great example of some of the exclusive top-quality films we're delivering to movie fans on a daily basis. Short films are traditionally an under-exposed and under-appreciated genre, so whether they're comedies, dramas or romances, we're thrilled to offer filmmakers an exciting interactive program that reaches the largest audience of movie fans on the web.

    We lose the fear of making decisions, great and small, as we realize that should our choice prove wrong we can, if we will, learn from the experience. Should our decision be the right one, we can thank God for giving us the courage and the grace that caused us so to act.

    A child should not be forced to read this kind of literature, ... I don't think many adults would want to read this kind of literature.

    Years ago I used to commiserate with all people who suffered. Now I commiserate only with those who suffer in ignorance, who do not understand the purpose and ultimate utility of pain.

    It took blood, sweat, tears and everything else. This place was incredibly difficult to get open.

    I am proud of our people. They bust their butts to do the best they can. The public is pretty pleased with the facility. This place has been here almost 40 years. It's old. There are problems. We don't deny that. When you sit vacant for six months, TVs are not going to work and it is going to be dirty.

    I'll miss the people I worked with, ... I won't miss the pressure or the critics. I won't miss the politics.

    Users find it extremely powerful to have this kind of level of control.

    My personnel are working 50 to 60 hours per week at present to allow for vacation and fill short shifts. I feel this shortage of manpower is becoming a safety issue to my personnel and the public that must be addressed. Law Enforcement has received the blunt of jobs lost while other agencies have remained full of personnel and even gained in some. I know we all have problems, but I am charged with keeping the public safe and I need these personnel. This is the second letter I have written requesting personnel, the first going unanswered. I hope this letter gets consideration.

    It seemed to me in my mind's eye, that I was on a mountain and that a wind not of air but of spirit was blowing. And then it burst upon me that I was a free man.

    I have bullet holes in my old body because I've been shot down by the sheriff.

    John Madden said they should have the Monday night game here three times a year.

    We believe that education is the key to the future for many young Hispanics who want to achieve their dream of going to college and attaining a degree. We know that these young people can achieve their goals, and we want to help them get there.

    Because of our kinship in suffering, our channels of contact have always been charged with the language of the heart.


    Guilt is really the reverse side of the coin of pride. Guilt aims at self-destruction, and pride aims at the destruction of others.

    But for every man who drinks others are involved -- the wife who trembles in fear of the next debauch the mother and father who see their son wasting away.

    The population shifted in the county and the church was no longer needed when they opened the chapel in Salisbury, in the 1760s, now St. Peters.

    In 41 years, you're the first congressman to come talk to us.

    It makes too much sense for our cities to market themselves as one to the rest of the country. Think of how the Carolina Panthers first began marketing themselves. They weren't the Charlotte Panthers. Now they draw from the whole state and South Carolina.

    AA is no success story in the ordinary sense of the word. It is a story of suffering transmuted, under grace, into spiritual progress.

    Spring Hill Church near Hebron has a kick. St. Martin's Church in Worcester County has a kick and cove, as does All Hallows in Snow Hill. Pemberton Hall, an 18th century house not far from Green Hill, also has the two features. That got us thinking Green Hill may have had a kick and cove, too. We found evidence -- though very faint -- of a corner cove molding and it really rings true when it was put back -- it looks right. The evidence remains on the timbers from where the kick was removed.

    I got calls from people at three NFL stadiums saying how good it looked, ... I give all the credit to my people they've never let me down. That's the high note I'm going out on.


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