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Great Quotes

 

“I have never in my life learned anything from any man who agreed with me.” – Dudley Field Malone

“One good analogy is worth three hours discussion” – Dudley Field Malone

 

 

 

  “If the facts don’t fit the theory, change the facts.” – Albert Einstein

“I never think of the future – it comes soon enough”. – Albert Einstein

“If you are out to describe the truth, leave elegance to the tailor”. – Albert Einstein

“Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I’m not sure about the former”. – Albert Einstein

“Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value”. – Albert Einstein

“I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones”. – Albert Einstein

 

“The trouble with not having a goal is that you can spend your life running up and down the field and never score.” – Bill Copeland

“The trouble with not having a goal is that you can spend your life running up and down the field and never score.” Bill Copeland

 

 

 “It is never too late to be what you might have been.” – George Eliot

“Ignorance gives one a large range of probabilities”. – George Eliot

“It’s never too late to be who you might have been”. – George Eliot

“One must be poor to know the luxury of giving”. – George Eliot

“Blessed is the man who, having nothing to say, abstains from giving wordy evidence of the fact”. – George Eliot

“I think I should have no other mortal wants, if I could always have plenty of music. It seems to infuse strength into my limbs and ideas into my brain. Life seems to go on without effort, when I am filled with music”. – George Eliot

 

 “All our dreams can come true – if we have the courage to pursue them.” – Walt Disney

“I do not like to repeat successes, I like to go on to other things”. – Walt Disney

“I don’t like formal gardens. I like wild nature. It’s just the wilderness instinct in me, I guess”. – Walt Disney

“I have been up against tough competition all my life. I wouldn’t know how to get along without it”. –
Walt Disney

“I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous”. – Walt Disney

“I love Mickey Mouse more than any woman I have ever known”. – Walt Disney

 

“Great minds discuss ideas. Average minds discuss events. Small minds discuss people.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

If someone betrays you once, it’s their fault; if they betray you twice, it’s your fault. – Eleanor Roosevelt

It is not fair to ask of others what you are unwilling to do yourself. – Eleanor Roosevelt

Justice cannot be for one side alone, but must be for both. – Eleanor Roosevelt

Learn from the mistakes of others. You can’t live long enough to make them all yourself. – Eleanor Roosevelt

Life was meant to be lived, and curiosity must be kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life. – Eleanor Roosevelt

 

 “If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.” – Milton Berle

“Poverty is not a disgrace, but it’s terribly inconvenient”. –Milton Berle

“The company accountant is shy and retiring. He’s shy a quarter of a million dollars. That’s why he’s retiring”. – Milton Berle

“We owe a lot to Thomas Edison – if it wasn’t for him, we’d be watching television by candlelight”. – Milton Berle

“You can lead a man to Congress, but you can’t make him think”. – Milton Berle

 

 ”An eye for eye only ends up making the whole world blind.” – M.K. Gandhi

“It is better to be violent, if there is violence in our hearts, than to put on the cloak of non-violence to cover impotence”. – Mahatma Gandhi

“It is unwise to be too sure of one’s own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err”. – Mahatma Gandhi

“One needs to be slow to form convictions, but once formed they must be defended against the heaviest odds”. – Mahatma Gandhi

“Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will”. – Mahatma Gandhi

“The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong”. – Mahatma Gandhi

 

 ”Ask not what your country can do for you — ask what you can do for your country.” – John F. Kennedy

“All free men, wherever they may live, are citizens of Berlin. And therefore, as a free man, I take pride in the words “Ich bin ein Berliner!” – John F. Kennedy

“America has tossed its cap over the wall of space”. – John F. Kennedy

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them”. – John F. Kennedy

“Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future”. – John F. Kennedy

“Communism has never come to power in a country that was not disrupted by war or corruption, or both”. – John F. Kennedy

 

 ”I haven’t failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.” – Thomas Edison

“Everything comes to him who hustles while he waits”. – Thomas A. Edison

“Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration”. – Thomas A. Edison

“Great ideas originate in the muscles”. – Thomas A. Edison

“Hell, there are no rules here – we’re trying to accomplish something”. – Thomas A. Edison

 

Goals point to where you want to end up, not where you are today.” Catherine Pulsifer

“Goals give you a compass in order to direct your path through life. Goals focus your thoughts and actions on areas that have precise purpose and meaning.” Catherine Pulsifer

“For me, goals are my road map to the life I want. They have helped me accomplish things I once thought were impossible.” Catherine Pulsifer

“In achieving your goals, you may run into roadblocks. Don’t let that stop you, go around, over, or under. If you are committed to your goal you will find a way.” Catherine Pulsifer

“You can accomplish whatever your mind can see!” Catherine Pulsifer

“You can set a direct course for your future by defining your goals, or, you can take the opposite position and just let the future haphazardly unfold by itself.” Catherine Pulsifer

 

“Life’s ups and downs provide windows of opportunity to determine your values and goals. Think of using all obstacles as stepping stones to build the life you want.” Marsha Sinetar

“Burning desire to be or do something gives us staying power – a reason to get up every morning or to pick ourselves up and start in again after a disappointment”. – Marsha Sinetar

“Change can either challenge or threaten us. Your beliefs pave your way to success or block you”. – Marsha Sinetar

“Do what you love and the money will follow”.- Marsha Sinetar

“Responsible choice involves consequences, not the least of which are relinquishments all along our way”. – Marsha Sinetar

 

“Goals provide the energy source that powers our lives. One of the best ways we can get the most from the energy we have is to focus it. That is what goals can do for us; concentrate our energy.” Denis Waitley

“A life lived with integrity – even if it lacks the trappings of fame and fortune is a shinning star in whose light others may follow in the years to come”. – Denis Waitley

“A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside”. – Denis Waitley

“As long as we are persistence in our pursuit of our deepest destiny, we will continue to grow. We cannot choose the day or time when we will fully bloom. It happens in its own time”. – Denis Waitley

“Change the changeable, accept the unchangeable, and remove yourself from the unacceptable”. – Denis Waitley

“Chase your passion, not your pension”. – Denis Waitley

 

“Crystallize your goals. Make a plan for achieving them and set yourself a deadline. Then, with supreme confidence, determination and disregard for obstacles and other people’s criticisms, carry out your plan.” Paul Meyer

“Enthusiasm glows, radiates, permeates and immediately captures everyone’s interest”. – Paul J. Meyer

“Enthusiasm is the yeast that raises the dough”. – Paul J. Meyer

“If you are not making the progress that you would like to make and are capable of making, it is simply because your goals are not clearly defined”. – Paul J. Meyer

“Mistakes are merely steps up the ladder”. – Paul J. Meyer

“Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort”. – Paul J. Meyer

 

“Goals are not only absolutely necesary to motivate us. They are essential to really keep us alive.” Robert H. Schuller

“Anyone can count the seeds in an apple, but only God can count the number of apples in a seed”. – Robert H. Schuller

“Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing perfectly”. – Robert H. Schuller

“Every person is responsible for all the good within the scope of his abilities, and for no more, and none can tell whose sphere is the largest”. – Robert H. Schuller

“Failure doesn’t mean you are a failure it just means you haven’t succeeded yet”. – Robert H. Schuller

 

“The goal you set must be challenging. At the same time, it should be realistic and attainable, not impossible to reach. It should be challenging enough to make you stretch, but not so far that you break.” Rick Hansen

“There is nothing you can’t do, if you set your mind to it. Anything is possible”.- Rick Hansen

“To some degree, we almost have the view that perhaps we are more accessible than we are,” “.- Rick Hansen

“We’ll get there faster, we’ll be a richer and more productive nation, and ultimately we’ll be able to fulfill our values,” – Rick Hansen

 

 

 

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