A compass helps in determining direction. It is an instrument whose needle always points to the north direction.

You can always follow a compass as it can safely take you back to home.

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Best Compass Quotes

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Live your life by a compass, not a clock. ~ Stephen Covey.

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We are asleep with compasses in our hands. ~ W. S. Merwin.

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It is necessary to keep one’s compass in one’s eyes and not in the hand, for the hands execute, but the eye judges. ~ Michelangelo.

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Conscience is a man’s compass. ~ Vincent Van Gogh.

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No compass has ever been invented for the high seas of matrimony. ~ Heinrich Heine.

If my heart were a compass, you’d be North. ~ Kenneth Oppel.

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By countless silken ties of love and thought, to everything on earth the compass round ~ Robert Frost.

He who loves practice without theory is like the sailor who boards ship without a rudder and compass and never knows where he may cast. ~ Leonardo da Vinci.

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A society without religion is like a vessel without compass. ~ Napoleon Bonaparte.

Fear is not your enemy. It is a compass pointing you to the areas where you need to grow. ~ Steve Pavlina.

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A holiday gives one a chance to look backward and forward; to reset oneself by an inner compass. ~ May Sarton.

My body is a compass – and it does not lie. ~ Terry Tempest Williams.

Matrimony; the high sea for which no compass has yet been invented. ~ Heinrich Heine.

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One’s vision is not a road map but a compass. ~ Peter Block.

There are two ways to go about it. You can take a compass and draw a perfect circle and make two perfect eyes as neat as can be. Or you can do it freehand and have some fun with it. ~ Harvey Ball.

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So I’m just waiting until one party or the other actually gets a moral compass and a backbone. ~ John Perry Barlow.

The artist is the compass which, through the raging of the storm, points steadily to the north. ~ Romain Rolland.

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Truth lies within a little and certain compass, but error is immense. ~ James Agee.

I have learned that as long as I hold fast to my beliefs and values and follow my own moral compass then the only expectations I need to live up to are my own. ~ Michelle Obama.

Famous Compass Quotes

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Your personal values are the best compass for your unique journey. ~ Chris Hutchinson.

He never broke my heart. He only turned it into a compass that always points me back to him. ~ Clementine von Radics.

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If you really want to do something, you’ll find a way. If you don’t, you’ll find an excuse. ~ Jim Rohn.

Why is it that we don’t worry about a compass until we’re lost in a wilderness of our own making? ~ Craig D Lounsbrough.

Show not what has been done, but what can be. How beautiful the world would be if there were a procedure for moving through labyrinths. ~ Umberto Eco.

Let your heart be your compass, your mind your map, your soul your guide and you will never get lost. ~ Ritu Ghatourey.

On the ocean of life let your mind be the ship and your heart be the compass. ~ James David Manning.

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Intention is your compass. ~ Oprah Winfrey.

He who loves practice without theory is like the sailor who boards ship without a rudder and compass and never knows where he may cast. ~ Leonardo da Vinci.

A hero would die for his country, but he’d much rather live for it. ~ Aaron Sorkin.

Ask to know what you are born to do. Follow the compass of joy. ~ Barbara Marx Hubbard.

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A nation cannot be truly great without a moral compass. ~ Marcia Fudge.

You don’t throw a compass overboard because the ocean is calm. ~ Matshona Dhliwayo.

Whatever happens here, trust your heart. It’s as true as any compass. ~ Dean Koontz.

What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything? ~ Vincent Van Gogh.

If people use common sense and their own guiding moral compass, I think they’ll generally stay out of trouble. ~ Steve Chabot.

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A good leader has a compass in their head and a magnet in their heart. ~ Howard G. Hendricks.

I was an unusual girl. My mother told me I had a chameleon soul, no moral compass pointing due north, no fixed personality; just an inner indecisiveness that was wide and wavering as the ocean. ~ Lana Del Rey.

If you persevere, stick with it, work at it, you have a real opportunity to achieve. If you do your best and keep a true compass, you’ll get there. ~ Edward Kennedy.

Education is of no value and talent is worthless – unless you have an unwavering aim. Never find yourself without a compass. ~ Condoleezza Rice.

There are no points of the compass on the chart of true patriotism. ~ Robert Charles Winthrop.

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Listen to the compass of your heart. All you need lies within you. ~ Mary Anne Radmacher.

If one does not expect the unexpected, one will not find it out, since it is not to be searched out, and difficult to compass. ~ Heraclitus.

Families are the compass that guide us. They are the inspiration to reach great heights, and our comfort when we occasionally falter. ~ Brad Henry.

A rusted nail, placed near the faithful compass, Will sway it from the truth, and wreck the argosy. ~ Walter Scott.

Love’s not Time’s fool, though rosy lips and cheeks within his bending sickle’s compass come. ~ William Shakespeare.

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If you don t know where you are, a map won’t help. ~ Watts Humphrey.

On the ocean of life let your mind be the ship and your heart be the compass. ~ James David Manning.

Develop your own compass, and trust it. Take risks, dare to fail, remember the first person through the wall always gets hurt. ~ Aaron Sorkin.

Top Compass Quotes

Animals, in their generation, are wiser than the sons of men; but their wisdom is confined to a few particulars, and lies in a very narrow compass. ~ Joseph Addison.

I always have a sense of trembling, but so does a compass, after all. ~ Jerzy Kosiński.

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You need to adjust your compass to an obtainable goal. ~ Guillermo del Toro.

Creativity is like a compass, each one has its own, and all point to the North. ~ Efrat Cybulkiewicz.

Reason is the light, the sun of the brain. It is the compass of the mind, the ever~constant Northern Star, the mountain peak that lifts itself above all clouds. ~ Robert Green Ingersoll.

In this world, you’ve a soul for a compass, And a heart for a pair of wings, There’s a star on the far horizon, Rising bright in an azure sky, For rest of the time you’re given
Why walk when you can fly? ~ Mary Chapin Carpenter.

You have to follow your moral compass: it’s a good guide of telling you what is right and wrong. ~ Cailee Spaeny.

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I think of the inner voice as a compass or as a way – shower to guide our path. ~ Echo Bodine.

Alone! Alone! No beacon, far or near! No chart, no compass, and no anchor stay! ~ Ada Cambridge.

Most times, the worst of situations can become a compass to the best of situations. ~ Ikechukwu Izuakor.

Desire sets our compass, but real life steers our course. ~ Mitch Albom.

Conscience is our magnetic compass; reason our chart. ~ Joseph Cook.

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Only when I fall do I get up again. ~ Vincent Van Gogh.

For all the compasses in the world, there’s only one direction, and time is its only measure. ~ Tom Stoppard.

Life is a voyage that’s homeward bound. Stay on the right path. He that has patience may compass anything. ~ Francois De La Rochefoucauld.

Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them. ~ Marcus Aurelius.

If it is not right do not do it; if it is not true do not say it. ~ Marcus Aurelius.

My kids are at a point in their lives where I’m a moral compass for them. God help them both. ~ Jack Wagner.

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Your inner knowing is your only true compass. ~ Joy Page.

The only map of your right life is written on your soul at its most peaceful, and the only sure compass is your heart at its most open. ~ Martha Beck.

Whatever our wandering our happiness will always be found within a narrow compass, and in the middle of the objects more immediately within our reach. ~ Edward Bulwer-Lytton.

Living without an aim is like sailing without a compass. ~ John Ruskin.

So these were the 72 quotes about Compass.

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