Take a step back quotes:

  • I don't really take a step back too often to see what's going on. -- Gavin DeGraw
  • It's hard sometimes to take a step back and realize what's happened because you're always trying to move forward. You're always looking at the next palette. -- Alexander Wang
  • If you can't go one way, there's many ways to get where you're going. So you just take a step back and see beyond the wall. -- Cyndi Lauper
  • With the general availability of Windows 8/RT and Surface, I have decided it is time for me to take a step back from my responsibilities at Microsoft. -- Steven Sinofsky
  • Food is meant to be used as fuel for our bodies. If you're using it for any other reasons, take a step back and ask yourself, 'What's up.' -- Jennifer Hudson
  • I just want people to take a step back, take a deep breath and actually look at something with a different perspective. But most people will never do that. -- Brian McKnight
  • If you need to take a step back from day-to-day operations and plot out the long-term direction of your user experience strategy, consultants can give you a perspective you can't get on your own. -- Jesse James Garrett
  • I think comic books have come an incredibly far way, and I want to make sure we don't take a step back. I certainly don't want my name on a movie that would take it back. -- Marc Guggenheim
  • I always appreciate people's opinions, but sometimes I have to take a step back and remember why I'm writing and what I want to do with it. Shutting out the voices is difficult but it's been good for me. -- Veronica Roth
  • I took a little break - I was coming back to work and the last thing I was going to do was take a step backwards, so I knew that if I was going to take a feature it was going to have to be taking a step forward. -- Nia Long
  • Please, please, PLEASE be yourself. If you catch yourself not, take a step back. -- Christina Grimmie
  • I don't really take a step back too often to see what's going on -- Gavin DeGraw
  • If you have a setback, Don't take a step back- Get ready for a comeback! -- Tim Storey
  • The touring makes you take a step back. It makes you realize how your lifestyle has changed. -- Garance Dore
  • We're really at this point where we can take a step back and think about the next big things that we want to do. -- Mark Zuckerberg
  • He continues to smile expectantly. I take a step back. I don't want to catch whatever he has. He is a disturbing out-of-uniform Santa. -- Augusten Burroughs
  • For me, after emotionally intense roles, I'd need to take a step back because then there's the promoting of the film which is another job in itself. -- Gugu Mbatha-Raw
  • There are very, very few brands that will be brave enough to really, completely take a step back and not to try and control what is considered beautiful. -- Charlize Theron
  • I think it's time we take a step back and recognize that while we are hurting our animals, we are hurting each other, and we are hurting our planet. -- Nikki Reed
  • Sometimes, you just have to take a step back and realise what's important in your life, what you can live with, and more importantly, what you can't live without. -- Lauren Conrad
  • If you need to take a step back from day-to-day operations and plot out the long-term direction of your user experience strategy, consultants can give you a perspective you can't get on your own -- Jesse James Garrett
  • The most recent was my match against Daniel Bryan at Fastlane. He kicked my scar from my recent hernia surgery. That was painful. I needed to take a step back from training that next day! -- Roman Reigns
  • It's just cool for a girl to be able to do her own thing. I do a lot of movies, and I'm very lucky, and I'm not complaining. But in movies, alongside big action men, we've always got to take a step back and let the men shine. -- Maggie Q
  • When I see my staff take a step back because I've lost my cool about something food-related, I say never apologise for your standards. If someone doesn't meet them, then you should explain that and that you want it changed. I want my staff to be like that, too. -- Curtis Stone
  • Early in my career, I was really spoiled with a beautiful project. I got such a good start that I thought, 'Why would I ever take a step back?' Why would I take on something that wasn't meaningful - to me, if nobody else - and powerful and groundbreaking? -- America Ferrera
  • Take a step back, evaluate what is important, and enjoy life. -- Teri Garr
  • Power never takes a back step only in the face of more power. -- Malcolm X
  • Sometimes you have to take a half step back to take two forward. -- Vince McMahon
  • When adversity strikes, that's when you have to be the most calm. Take a step back, stay strong, stay grounded and press on. -- LL Cool J
  • Every day, I come home with a spring in my step. We've got to work together to stop the Obama agenda and take this country back. -- Ted Cruz
  • If you step back and take a holistic look, I think any reasonable person would say Android is innovating at a pretty fast pace and getting it to users. -- Sundar Pichai
  • I just wish that every responsible and concerned person would step back regardless of race and gender and just take a closer look at what's really going on in the world today, and say enough is enough! -- Lonnie Earl Johnson
  • We're very good at telling what happens and showing people while it happens... But sometimes television fails to take the time to say 'Why did it happen? What does it mean?' - To step back a little bit. -- John King
  • If you're climbing the ladder of life, you go rung by rung, one step at a time. Don't look too far up, set your goals high but take one step at a time. Sometimes you don't think you're progressing until you step back and see how high you've really gone. -- Donny Osmond
  • Any time a running back reaches the age of 31 or 32, he has to lose a step. No one is a freak of nature. No one is going to be able to take the pounding a running back has to take over a 10- or 12-year career and not lose a step. -- Al Michaels
  • It's hard to see things when you're too close. Take a step back and look. -- Bob Ross
  • Every time the Catholic Church takes one step forward, it seems to take one giant step back. -- Janine di Giovanni
  • The moment you label something, you take a step-I mean, you can never go back again to seeing it unlabelled. -- Andy Warhol
  • It's time for you to step up with courage and fight tirelessly to take back all that your fears and doubts have stolen from you. -- Edmond Mbiaka
  • Progression and regression go hand in hand with mental health. It is a tough illness. You often take one step forward and ten steps back. -- Theresa Larsen
  • When you're climbing Mount Everest, nothing is easy. You just take one step at a time, never look back and always keep your eyes glued to the top. -- Jacqueline Susann
  • Each time you take a mindful step you are back in the arms of Mother Earth and are reminded of your true sweet home in the here and now. -- Nhat Hanh