The best Quotes by John Bowring

The best Quotes by John Bowring

Sir John Bowring (17 October 1792 – 23 November 1872) was a British political economist, traveller, writer, literary translator, polyglot and the fourth Governor of Hong Kong.

A happy family is but an earlier heaven.

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Hong Kong has created one of the most successful societies on Earth.
Hong Kong is so vertical you have to do up-down panorama shots in order to really capture it.
The US must stand with Hong Kong, and remain a determined force for its autonomy.
John Bolton - June 2020
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Hong Kong has created one of the most successful societies on Earth.
All we ask for is just to urge Beijing and Hong Kong governments to withdraw the bill, stop police brutality and respond to our calls for a free election.
They say money can't buy happiness. But it can book your flight to Hong Kong - which is kinda the same.
Money can't buy happiness, but it can buy a flight to Hong Kong - and that's practically the same thing.
You can kiss your family and friends good-bye and put miles between you, but at the same time you carry them with you in your heart, your mind your stomach, because you do not just live in a world but a world lives in you.
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The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life. Rarely do members of one family grow up under the same roof.
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Family. Where life begins and love never ends...
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Ohana means family. Family means nobody gets left behind, or forgotten.
Lilo Pelekai in Lilo and Stitch
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I don't have friends, I have family.
Dominic Toretto in Fast and Furious
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No one hurts my family and lives. No one.
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There are only two lasting bequests we can hope to give our children. One of these is roots, the other, wings.
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You go through life wondering what is it all about but at the end of the day it's all about family.
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Sister is probably the most competitive relationship within the family, but once the sisters are grown, it becomes the strongest relationship.
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Perfection is impossible. In the 1,526 singles matches I played in my career, I won almost 80% of those matches. But what percentage of points did I win? 54%! In other words, even top ranked tennis players win barely more than half the points they play. When you lose every second point on average, you learn not to dwell on every shot.
Roger Federer - Juni 2024
We've had a lot of away games in the Champions League this season where we've heard the fans. When I think of the game in Newcastle, where you can hear our fans the whole time, even though it was said beforehand that Newcastle is the loudest stadium in England – that's really saying something. We are looking forward to our fans, they will deliver again in Paris.
I felt like a child amongst all the established players. First of all I had to prove myself in training and earn respect and over several months show what I was capable of.
Florian Wirtz - July 2021
Recently, on my 18th birthday, my mother showed me a note from my time at primary school. We had to write down what we wanted to be. The only thing I'd written was: football player. I really did always want that and started early on to kick everything I came across: balloons, balls and anything else lying around the house. There was a lot flying about at our place.
Florian Wirtz - July 2021

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