Quotes of ladder

  1. We make a ladder for ourselves of our vices, if we trample those same vices underfoot. – Saint Aurelius Augustine
  2. Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success; leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall. – Stephen Covey
  3. Take motherhood: nobody ever thought of putting it on a moral pedestal until some brash feminists pointed out, about a century ago, that the pay is lousy and the career ladder nonexistent. – Barbara Ehrenreich
  4. There are some cases in which the sense of injury breeds not the will to inflict injuries and climb over them as a ladder but a hatred of all injury. – George Eliot
  5. If US per capita income continues to grow at a rate of 1. 5 percent a year, the country will have plenty of money to finance comfortable retirements and high -quality healthcare for all citizens, including those at the bottom of the wage ladder – William Greider
  6. The more flesh you show, the higher up the ladder you go. – Jerry Hall
  7. It is a paradox that every dictator has climbed to power on the ladder of free speech. Immediately on attaining power each dictator has suppressed all free speech except his own. – Herbert Hoover
  8. The ladder of success in Hollywood is usually a press agent, actor, director, producer, leading man; and you are a star if you sleep with each of them in that order. Crude, but true. – Hedy Lamarr
  9. Education is not only a ladder of opportunity, but it is also an investment in our future. – Ed Markey
  10. Initially, it was about kids at the bottom rung of the social ladder due to their looks and their class background. But they're also outsiders in terms of their peer group. – Jim McKay
  11. We are taught to consume. And that's what we do. But if we realized that there really is no reason to consume, that it's just a mind set, that it's just an addiction, then we wouldn't be out there stepping on people's hands climbing the corporate ladder of success. – River Phoenix
  12. Each test pilot I know considers him, or herself, now that there are women, to be the very best. It's very demeaning to step down the ladder once in a while. – Wally Schirra
  13. In this business, you're either Brad Pitt right away, or you're already going down the ladder – Skeet Ulrich
  14. You cannot climb the ladder of success dressed in the costume of failure. – Zig Ziglar

Usage examples for ladder

  1. Fable glided up the ladder and proceeded to Arcturus. – Henry of Ofterdingen: A Romance. by Friedrich von Hardenberg
  2. The little boy wished that he could see those men, but he was afraid that it wouldn't be being careful to go down that ladder and he didn't think he could do it, anyway, for the steps were too far apart. – The Doers by William John Hopkins
  3. I get giddy on a ladder – The Rustle of Silk by Cosmo Hamilton
  4. Worst of it was, I'd held the step- ladder for her to climb up where such things grow. – Shorty McCabe by Sewell Ford
  5. A foot- worn ladder led to the heavens. – Last Words by Stephen Crane
  6. Fuller yelled in triumph, kicked the tie off the track, and jumped for the ladder – Tom of the Raiders by Austin Bishop
  7. A first step on the ladder – Worldly Ways and Byways by Eliot Gregory
  8. He is like the little man in Blake's drawing, who stands at the foot of a long ladder reaching up to the moon, and cries, " I want!" – A Poor Man's House by Stephen Sydney Reynolds
  9. Presently he came down the ladder and laughed sheepishly when he saw me. – Cardigan by Robert W. Chambers
  10. He seems to have cut his way through the police and got over the wall by a ladder they left behind them. – Dead Men Tell No Tales by E. W. Hornung
  11. He climbed the rear ladder to the upper deck and joined his family. – The Flying Stingaree by Harold Leland Goodwin
  12. But his feet were by no means firmly fixed on the ladder of fortune. – Boys' Book of Famous Soldiers by J. Walker McSpadden
  13. I guess the ladder would be a good thing. – The Curlytops on Star Island by Howard R. Garis
  14. And now Andrew Henry was many steps up the ladder of success; and he was down to the very bottom. – A Little Girl in Old Philadelphia by Amanda Minnie Douglas
  15. " Billy can find a ladder if there is one," Angela persisted. – The Port of Adventure by Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
  16. I want to see him still higher up the ladder than I have climbed. – At Love's Cost by Charles Garvice
  17. " You can't go up there," said Philo Gubb, from his ladder top. – Philo Gubb Correspondence-School Detective by Ellis Parker Butler
  18. He had no food, for he had lost that when thrown from the ladder and it was some time since he had eaten; but he had saved his Bible, and he knew that his Father in heaven would take care of him. – The History of Little Peter, the Ship Boy by W.H.G. Kingston

Rhymes for ladder