Top 25 Upwards Quotes

Words matter. These are the best Upwards Quotes from famous people such as Bob Sapp, Plato, Tim Griffin, P. J. Tucker, Saskya Pandita, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.

I've been working on my ground skills. Putting in there

I’ve been working on my ground skills. Putting in there upwards of 3 to 6 hours a day dedicated to training. And of course part of it is groundwork, and being that I am a striker, ground work for me is more for positioning and striking on the ground.
Bob Sapp
Astronomy compels the soul to look upwards and leads us from this world to another.
The debate on healthcare was not done like most of our conferences are done – meaning it was not all on television. There was this procedural feeling that the bill wasn’t done thoroughly and didn’t reflect peoples’ wishes. It’s not coincidence that upwards of 60 percent of folks in my district are against it.
Tim Griffin
I don’t know anybody that buys more shoes on eBay than me. I like eBay because I can always find rare gems in my size. I always have upwards of 40 sneakers in my cart at any given time.
P. J. Tucker
Even in decline, a virtuous man increases the beauty of his behavior. A burning stick, though turned to the ground, has its flame drawn upwards.
Saskya Pandita
We fear our passage will be attended with difficulties by reason of the great number of passingers which are one hundred and eighty and upwards in number.
Nathaniel Smith
Each time we enter imaginatively into the life of another, it’s a small step upwards in the elevation of the human race.
Susan Vreeland
PLease, do not visualize that we exist above you such as in heaven. The concepts above and below are products of your mind. The soul does not swing upwards. It exists in the center and orients itself in every direction.
Hans Bender
The lowest I’ve ever made – and this was on the prelims – was 35 grand on a fight. I’ve made upwards of 80 grand on a fight on sponsors.
Ryan Bader
An excellent man, like precious metal, is in every way invariable; A villain, like the beams of a balance, is always varying, upwards and downwards.
John Locke
I spend upwards of 200 nights a year on the road.
Kurt Elling
My only trick to having wing liner sharp enough to cut is be careful and take your time! I have hooded eyes, so I draw my wings more outwards as opposed to upwards so they accentuate my eye shape better.
James Charles
I used to look at these pictures of trumpeters pointing their instrument to the ceiling. Stunning pictures, but if you play the trumpet and point it upwards, all the spit comes back into your mouth!
Humphrey Lyttelton
I have for many years interested myself in the study of children from three years upwards. Many have urged me to continue my studies on the same lines with older children. But what I have felt to be most vital is the need for more careful and particularized study of the tiny child.
Maria Montessori
In history, the evidence is overwhelming: Stock market bottoms happen, and then stocks jolt upwards while the economy keeps getting worse – sometimes by a lot and for a long time.
Kenneth Fisher
In Hollywood you just fail upwards.
Kevin Smith
Man, I really think I was just fascinated with money… and I always wanted it growing up. I always wanted money… Once I got upwards in age, the older I got, the more fascinated I got with money.
Young Dolph
In politics, strangely enough, the best way to play your cards is to lay them face upwards on the table.
H. G. Wells
The natural movement of one’s soul is upwards. But just as any object is dragged down when a heavy weight is tied to it, the burden of the body drags down the soul.
Vinoba Bhave
I’ve made upwards of a million bucks in the cops-and-robbers business.
Broderick Crawford
Then we did what we called basically I suppose a club tour in England, which was the time I think that our second album came out, we club toured around the whole country where the venues were hold to five hundreds upwards to that sort of thing you know.
John Deacon
But even now, when people see me in the street, they point upwards to the sky.
Barry Gibb
I’ve never been under the illusion that everybody on death row is innocent – far from it. My own guess is upwards of 90 percent are guilty. But a ten percent error rate if that’s what it is, or even five percent, is really way too high.
Scott Turow
When you have been lucky enough to move up the ladder, all you see, really, is the slide back down. You don’t see the further steps upwards.
Roy Hodgson
It is the nature of the strong heart, that like the palm tree it strives ever upwards when it is most burdened.
Philip Sidney