africa - Feed http://quotationsbook.com/ Quotations Book Search <![CDATA[We will either find a way, or make one.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/203/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/203/ <![CDATA[The greater the difficulty the more glory in surmounting it. Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempests.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/196/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/196/ <![CDATA[Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends and fads and popular opinion.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/222/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/222/ <![CDATA[Dedicate yourself to the good you deserve and desire for yourself. Give yourself peace of mind. You deserve to be happy. You deserve delight.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/204/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/204/ <![CDATA[My mother drew a distinction between achievement and success. She said that achievement is the knowledge that you have studied and worked hard and done the best that is in you. Success is being praised by others. That is nice but not as important or satisfying. Always aim for achievement and forget about success.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/205/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/205/ <![CDATA[One must marry one's feelings to one's beliefs and ideas. That is probably the only way to achieve a measure of harmony in one's life.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/208/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/208/ <![CDATA[Our achievements speak for themselves. What we have to keep track of are our failures, discouragements and doubts. We tend to forget the past difficulties, the many false starts, and the painful groping. We see our past achievements as the end results of]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/209/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/209/ <![CDATA[Life affords no higher pleasure than that of surmounting difficulties, passing from one step of success to another, forming new wishes and seeing them gratified.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/216/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/216/ <![CDATA[The way to get things done is not to mind who gets the credit for doing them.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/218/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/218/ <![CDATA[The achievements which society rewards are won at the cost of diminution of personality]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/219/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/219/ <![CDATA[Courage means to keep working a relationship, to continue seeking solutions to difficult problems, and to stay focused during stressful periods.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/8884/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/8884/ <![CDATA[High achievement always takes place in the framework of high expectation.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/221/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/221/ <![CDATA[Success is not measured by what you accomplish, but by the opposition you have encountered, and the courage with which you have maintained the struggle against overwhelming odds.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/229/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/229/ <![CDATA[Man is always more than he can know of himself; consequently, his accomplishments, time and again, will come as a surprise to him.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/228/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/228/ <![CDATA[One of the secrets of getting more done is to make a TO DO List every day, keep it visible, and use it as a guide to action as you go through the day.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/224/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/224/ <![CDATA[Trust yourself. Create the kind of self that you will be happy to live with all your life. Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into flames of achievement.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/230/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/230/ <![CDATA[The greatest things are accomplished by individual people, not by committees or companies.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/231/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/231/ <![CDATA[It is the duty of government to make it difficult for people to do wrong, easy to do right.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/17621/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/17621/ <![CDATA[Life is really simple, but men insist on making it complicated.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/36303/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/36303/ <![CDATA[Failures are divided into two classes -- those who thought and never did, and those who did and never thought.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/13827/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/13827/ <![CDATA[By persisting in your path, though you forfeit the little, you gain the great.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/29958/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/29958/ <![CDATA[A man who dares to waste one hour of his life has not discovered the value of life.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/39122/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/39122/ <![CDATA[The Mediterranean has the color of mackerel, changeable I mean. You don't always know if it is green or violet, you can't even say it's blue, because the next moment the changing reflection has taken on a tint of rose or gray.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/35294/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/35294/ <![CDATA[Failure is not fatal, but failure to change might be.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/13891/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/13891/ <![CDATA[Whoever wishes to keep a secret must hide the fact that he possesses one.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/35338/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/35338/ <![CDATA[Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/1045/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/1045/ <![CDATA[Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it. The man who knows how will always have a job. The man who also knows why will always be his boss. As to methods there may be a million and then some, but principles are few. The man who grasps principles can successfully select his own methods. The man who tries methods, ignoring principles, is sure to have trouble.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/2073/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/2073/ <![CDATA[Writing ought either to be the manufacture of stories for which there is a market demand -- a business as safe and commendable as making soap or breakfast foods -- or it should be an art, which is always a search for something for which there is no market demand, something new and untried, where the values are intrinsic and have nothing to do with standardized values.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/42620/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/42620/ <![CDATA[Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/195/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/195/ <![CDATA[Accept your genius and say what you think.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/16731/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/16731/ <![CDATA[To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/194/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/194/ <![CDATA[May the forces of evil become confused on the way to your house.-]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/12821/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/12821/ <![CDATA[I have discovered that all human evil comes from this, man's being unable to sit still and quiet in a room alone.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/12860/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/12860/ <![CDATA[As you think, so shall you become.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/38947/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/38947/ <![CDATA[Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33562/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/33562/ <![CDATA[If you always put limit on everything you do, physical or anything else. It will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/23998/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/23998/ <![CDATA[The future looks extremely bright indeed, with lots of possibilities ahead -- big possibilities. Like the song says, We've just begun.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/16517/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/16517/ <![CDATA[Take no thought of who is right or wrong or who is better than. Be not for or against.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/12388/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/12388/ <![CDATA[The height of cultivation runs to simplicity. Halfway cultivation runs to ornamentation.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/36336/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/36336/ <![CDATA[In order to really enjoy a dog, one doesn't merely try to train him to be semi-human. The point of it is to open oneself to the possibility of becoming partly a dog.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11318/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11318/ <![CDATA[Gallantry to women -- the sure road to their favor -- is nothing but the appearance of extreme devotion to all their wants and wishes, a delight in their satisfaction, and a confidence in yourself as being able to contribute toward it.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/8731/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/8731/ <![CDATA[Many divorces are not really the result of irreparable injury but involve, instead, a desire on the part of the man or woman to shatter the setup, start out from scratch alone, and make life work for them all over again. They want the risk of disaster, want to touch bottom, see where bottom is, and, coming up, to breathe the air with relief and relish again.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11228/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11228/ <![CDATA[To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/28721/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/28721/ <![CDATA[Ever since I was a child I have had this instinctive urge for expansion and growth. To me, the function and duty of a quality human being is the sincere and honest development of one's potential.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/18064/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/18064/ <![CDATA[All fixed set patterns are incapable of adaptability or pliability. The truth is outside of all fixed patterns.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/39893/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/39893/ <![CDATA[Death cancels everything but truth; and strips a man of everything but genius and virtue. It is a sort of natural canonization. It makes the meanest of us sacred --it installs the poet in his immortality, and lifts him to the skies. Death is the greatest assayer of the sterling ore of talent. At his touch the dropsy particles fall off, the irritable, the personal, the gross, and mingle with the dust --the finer and more ethereal part mounts with winged spirit to watch over our latest memory, and protect our bones from insult. We consign the least worthy qualities to oblivion, and cherish the nobler and imperishable nature with double pride and fondness.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/9889/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/9889/ <![CDATA[When a thing ceases to be a subject of controversy, it ceases to be a subject of interest.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/8391/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/8391/ <![CDATA[As long as I can remember I feel I have had this great creative and spiritual force within me that is greater than faith, greater than ambition, greater than confidence, greater than determination, greater than vision. It is all these combined. My brain becomes magnetized with this dominating force which I hold in my hand.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/37241/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/37241/ <![CDATA[It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/36337/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/36337/ <![CDATA[I'm not in this world to live up to your expectations and you're not in this world to live up to mine.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/13270/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/13270/ <![CDATA[Obey the principles without being bound by them.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/32405/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/32405/ <![CDATA[Notice that the stiffest tree is most easily cracked, while the bamboo or willow survives by bending with the wind.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/5744/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/5744/ <![CDATA[You just wait. I'm going to be the biggest Chinese Star in the world.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/17121/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/17121/ <![CDATA[It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/30451/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/30451/ <![CDATA[Being taken for granted can be a compliment. It means you've become a comfortable, trusted element in another person's life.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/15969/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/15969/ <![CDATA[Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/794/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/794/ <![CDATA[Think in the morning. Act in the noon. Eat in the evening. Sleep in the night.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/34877/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/34877/ <![CDATA[Why does a woman work ten years to change a man's habits and then complain that he's not the man she married?]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/25554/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/25554/ <![CDATA[Be more concerned with your character than your reputation. Your character is what you really are while your reputation is merely what others think you are.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6099/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/6099/