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Tuesday, April 30, 2013

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Talent Quotes

Quotes about Talent


Skill Quotes

Quotes about Skills


  • "Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents which, in prosperous circumstances, would have lain dormant." -- Horace
  • What one skill, if you developed it, could have the greatest positive impact on your career? This is the key to your future." -- Brian Tracy
  • "Great ability develops and reveals itself increasingly with every new assignment." -- Baltasar Gracion
  • "A winner is someone who recognizes his God-given talents, works his tail off to develop them into skills, and uses these skills to accomplish his goals." -- Larry Bird
  • "Develop the art of being exceptional." -- Patricia Fripp
  • "Some painters transform the sun into a yellow spot; others transform a yellow spot into the sun." -- Pablo Picasso
  • "If one is master of one thing and understands one thing well, one has at the same time, insight into and understanding of many things." -- Vincent Van Gogh
  • "Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men. Do not pray for tasks equal to your powers. Pray for powers equal to your tasks." -- Phillips Brooks
  • "Give yourself an even greater challenge than the one you are trying to master and you will develop the powers necessary to overcome the original difficulty." -- William J. Bennett
  • "Try to learn something about everything and everything about something." -- Thomas H. Huxley
  • "When you know that you're capable of dealing with whatever comes, you have the only security the world has to offer." -- Harry Browne
  • "The key to life is to become skillful enough to be able to do rewarding things." -- Jim Rohn
  • "The whole secret of the study of nature lies in learning how to use one’s eyes." -- George Sand

Thursday, April 25, 2013

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Tuesday, April 23, 2013

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Friday, April 19, 2013

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Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Methodical Quotes

Quotes about Methodical

  • BUDGET: A method for going broke methodically Woody Paige
  • The method to remove worry is to become a well-wisher for all and thus stop using the mind and wasting your time thinking about things in the wrong way. unknown
  • Take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly, & try another. But by all means, try something. Franklin D Roosevelt


Sunday, April 14, 2013

Saturday, April 13, 2013

Friday, April 12, 2013

Thursday, April 11, 2013

Opportunity Quotes

Quotes about Opportunity
  • Trials are not enemies of faith but are opportunities to prove God's faithfulness.
  • Luck? I don't know anything about luck. I've never banked on it, and I'm afraid of people who do. Luck to me is something else: hard work - and realizing what is opportunity and what isn't. Lucille Ball
  • Luck is opportunity met by preparation -- and to be prepared or unprepared is a personal choice. Neil Boortz
  • When written in Chinese, the word "crisis" is composed of two characters--one represents danger, and the other represents opportunity. John F. Kennedy
  • Opportunity may knock once, but temptation bangs on your front door forever.
  • Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity. Coach Darrel Royal
  • Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity. Kahlil Gibran
  • Remember that if the opportunities for great deeds should never come, the opportunities for good deeds are renewed day by day. The thing for us to long for is the goodness, not the glory. F.W. Faber
  • You don't just luck into things...You build step by step, whether it's friendships or opportunities. Barbara Bush
  • Enthusiasm finds the opportunities, and energy makes the most of them. Henry Hoskins
  • Problems are only opportunities in work clothes. Henry J. Kaiser
  • A pessimist is one who makes difficulties of his opportunities And an optimist is one who makes opportunities of his difficulties. Harry Truman
  • Circumstances may cause interruptions and delays, but never lose sight of your goal. Prepare yourself in every way you can by increasing your knowledge and adding to your experience, so that you can make the most of opportunity when it occurs.' Mario Andretti Auto Racer
  • Failure is the opportunity to begin again more intelligently. Henry Ford (1863-1947) American Industrialist
  • If you miss an opportunity, do not cloud your eyes with tears; keep your vision clear so that you will not miss the next one. unknown
  • Many do with opportunities as children do at the seashore; they fill their little hands with sand, and then let the grains fall through, one by one, till all are gone, Thomas Jones
  • To welcome an enemy is to take the opportunity to expand my heart. unknown
  • A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty. Sir Winston Churchill
  • Be on the alert to recognize your prime at whatever time of your life it may occur. Muriel Spark
  • Carpe diem! - Seize the day! from the film Dead Poet's Society
  • Effective people are not problem-minded; they're opportunity-minded. They feed opportunities and starve problems. Stephen Covey
  • Great minds must be ready not only to take opportunities, but to make them. Colton
  • He is rich who owns the day. There is no king, rich man, fairy, or demon who possesses such power as that. Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)
  • I think luck is the sense to recognize an opportunity and the ability to take advantage of it. Everyone has bad breaks, but everyone also has opportunities. The man who can smile at his breaks and grab his chances gets on. Samuel Goldwyn
  • If opportunity doesn't knock build a door. Milton Berle
  • It is often hard to distinguish between the hard knocks in life and those of opportunity. Frederick Phillips
  • Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything that is beautiful. Denis Waitley
  • Next to knowing when to seize an opportunity, the most important thing in life is to know when to forgo an advantage. Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881) British Prime Minister and novelist
  • Opportunities - Small or Big. They come and go. Some will be easy to take advantage of some will be difficult. But once we let them pass in hopes of something better those opportunities may never again be available. Always grab the first opportunity. unknown
  • Opportunities are problems in search of solutions. Denis Waitley
  • Opportunity is a moving target, and the bigger the opportunity, the faster it moves. Richard Gaylord Briley (Writer)
  • Opportunity never knocks; it is within you. Denis Waitley
  • Opportunity often comes disguised in the form of misfortune, or temporary defeat. Napoleon Hill
  • Pa, he always said a man had to look spry for himself, because nobody else would do it for him; your opportunities didn't come knocking around, you had to hunt them up and hog-tie them. Louis L'Amour
  • Seize the day, and put the least possible trust in tomorrow. Horace, Roman poet (65-8 B.C.)
  • So, then, to every man his chance -- to every man, regardless of his birth, his shining golden opportunity -- to every man his right to live, to work, to be himself, to become whatever his manhood and his vision can combine to make him -- this, seeker, is the promise of America. Thomas Wolfe
  • Sometimes only a change of viewpoint is needed to convert a tiresome duty into an interesting opportunity. Alberta Flanders
  • The golden opportunity you are seeking is in yourself. It is not in your environment; it is not in luck or chance, or the help of others; it is in yourself alone. Orison Swett Marden
  • There is no security in life, only opportunity. Denis Waitley
  • Thou hast only to follow the wall far enough and there will be a door in it. Marguerite de Angeli (The Door In The Wall)
  • To compete in the Olympic Games has always been a dream. The opportunity I have to represent my country at them is unbelievably exciting. David Beard
  • Too often the opportunity knocks, but by the time you disengage the chain, push back the bolt, unhook the two locks and shut off the burglar alarms, it's too late. Rita Coolidge (Singer)
  • What have you always wanted to do but been afraid to attempt? Whatever it is, it may be your greatest opportunity in life. Brian Tracy
  • When one door closes another door opens; but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us. Alexander Graham Bell
  • The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty. Winston Churchill
  • There is no security on this earth; there is only opportunity. Douglas MacArthur
  • Those who base their lives on the belief that a loving God is acting in their behalf tend to see problems as opportunities for growth. Nido Qubein
  • We are told that talent creates its own opportunities, but it sometimes seems that intense desire creates not only its own opportunities, but its own talents. Eric Hoffer
  • A pessimist is one who makes difficulties of his opportunities And an optimist is one who makes opportunities of his difficulties. Harry Truman
  • A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty. Sir Winston Churchill
  • Be on the alert to recognize your prime at whatever time of your life it may occur. Muriel Spark
  • Carpe diem! - Seize the day! from the film Dead Poet's Society
  • Circumstances may cause interruptions and delays, but never lose sight of your goal. Prepare yourself in every way you can by increasing your knowledge and adding to your experience, so that you can make the most of opportunity when it occurs.' Mario Andretti Auto Racer
  • Effective people are not problem-minded; they're opportunity-minded. They feed opportunities and starve problems. Stephen Covey
  • Enthusiasm finds the opportunities, and energy makes the most of them. Henry Hoskins
  • Failure is the opportunity to begin again more intelligently. Henry Ford (1863-1947) American Industrialist 
  • Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity. Kahlil Gibran
  • Great minds must be ready not only to take opportunities, but to make them. Colton
  • He is rich who owns the day. There is no king, rich man, fairy, or demon who possesses such power as that. Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)
  • I think luck is the sense to recognize an opportunity and the ability to take advantage of it. Everyone has bad breaks, but everyone also has opportunities. The man who can smile at his breaks and grab his chances gets on. Samuel Goldwyn
  • If opportunity doesn't knock build a door. Milton Berle
  • If you miss an opportunity, do not cloud your eyes with tears. Keep your vision clear so that you will not miss the next one. unknown
  • If you miss an opportunity, do not cloud your eyes with tears; keep your vision clear so that you will not miss the next one. unknown 
  • It is often hard to distinguish between the hard knocks in life and those of opportunity. Frederick Phillips 
  • Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity. Coach Darrel Royal
  • Many do with opportunities as children do at the seashore; they fill their little hands with sand, and then let the grains fall through, one by one, till all are gone, Thomas Jones 
  • Never lose an opportunity of seeing anything that is beautiful. Denis Waitley
  • Next to knowing when to seize an opportunity, the most important thing in life is to know when to forgo an advantage. Benjamin Disraeli (1804-1881) British Prime Minister and novelist
  • Opportunities - Small or Big. They come and go. Some will be easy to take advantage of some will be difficult. But once we let them pass in hopes of something better those opportunities may never again be available. Always grab the first opportunity. unknown
  • Opportunities are problems in search of solutions. Denis Waitley
  • Opportunity is a moving target, and the bigger the opportunity, the faster it moves. Richard Gaylord Briley (Writer)
  • Opportunity may knock once, but temptation bangs on your front door forever.
  • Opportunity never knocks; it is within you. Denis Waitley
  • Opportunity often comes disguised in the form of misfortune, or temporary defeat. Napoleon Hill
  • Pa, he always said a man had to look spry for himself, because nobody else would do it for him; your opportunities didn't come knocking around, you had to hunt them up and hog-tie them. Louis L'Amour
  • Problems are only opportunities in work clothes. Henry J. Kaiser
  • Remember that if the opportunities for great deeds should never come, the opportunities for good deeds are renewed day by day. The thing for us to long for is the goodness, not the glory. F.W. Faber 
  • Seize the day, and put the least possible trust in tomorrow. Horace, Roman poet (65-8 B.C.)
  • So, then, to every man his chance -- to every man, regardless of his birth, his shining golden opportunity -- to every man his right to live, to work, to be himself, to become whatever his manhood and his vision can combine to make him -- this, seeker, is the promise of America. Thomas Wolfe
  • Sometimes only a change of viewpoint is needed to convert a tiresome duty into an interesting opportunity. Alberta Flanders 
  • The golden opportunity you are seeking is in yourself. It is not in your environment; it is not in luck or chance, or the help of others; it is in yourself alone. Orison Swett Marden
  • The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty. Winston Churchill
  • There is no security in life, only opportunity. Denis Waitley
  • There is no security on this earth; there is only opportunity. Douglas MacArthur
  • Those who base their lives on the belief that a loving God is acting in their behalf tend to see problems as opportunities for growth. Nido Qubein
  • Thou hast only to follow the wall far enough and there will be a door in it. Marguerite de Angeli (The Door In The Wall)
  • To compete in the Olympic Games has always been a dream. The opportunity I have to represent my country at them is unbelievably exciting. David Beard
  • To welcome an enemy is to take the opportunity to expand my heart. unknown
  • Too often the opportunity knocks, but by the time you disengage the chain, push back the bolt, unhook the two locks and shut off the burglar alarms, it's too late. Rita Coolidge (Singer)
  • We are told that talent creates its own opportunities, but it sometimes seems that intense desire creates not only its own opportunities, but its own talents. Eric Hoffer
  • What have you always wanted to do but been afraid to attempt? Whatever it is, it may be your greatest opportunity in life. Brian Tracy
  • When one door closes another one opens; but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us. Alexander Graham Bell 1847-1922, Inventor
  • When written in Chinese, the word "crisis" is composed of two characters--one represents danger, and the other represents opportunity. John F. Kennedy
  • You don't just luck into things...You build step by step, whether it's friendships or opportunities. Barbara Bush



    Wednesday, April 10, 2013

    Sunday, April 07, 2013

    Wisdom Quotes

    Quotes about Wisdom and being Wise
    • Knowledge is realizing that the street is one-way, wisdom is looking both directions anyway.
    • God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
    • Each pain makes you more strong, each betrayal more intelligent, every disappointment more skillful & each experience more wise.
    • 5 things you can't recover in life; 1) A stone after its thrown. 2) A word after its said. 3) An occasion after its missed. 4) Time after its gone. 5) Trust after its lost.
    • Experience is a wonderful thing... It enables you to recognize a mistake every time you repeat it.
    • Experience is a difficult teacher; She give the test first and the lesson afterward!
    • Wisdom is knowing what to do: Skill is knowing how to do it; Virtue is doing it.
    • I asked for strength and God gave me difficulties to make me strong. I asked for wisdom and God gave me problems to solve. I asked for prosperity and God gave me brawn and brain to work. I asked for courage and God gave me dangers to overcome.
    • We must become the change we want to see.
    • He that never changes his opinions, never corrects his mistakes, and will never be wiser on the morrow than he is today.  --Tryon Edwards
    • The first step to wisdom is silence; the second is listening!
    • Strive for excellence, not perfection. - H. Jackson Brown Jr.
    • The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge.  — Bertrand Russell
    • It is wise to remember that you are one of those who can be fooled some of the time. Laurence J. Peter, 1919-1990), Canadian poet.
    • Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers. Alfred Lord Tennyson (1809-1892); English poet.
    • Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living, the other helps you make a life. Sandra Carey
    • Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life. Immanuel Kant (1724 - 1804); German philosopher.
    • Wisdom is a tree of life to those who eat her fruit. Proverbs 3:18
    • The whole problem with the world is that fools and fanatics are so certain of themselves, but wiser people so full of doubts. Bertrand Russell
    • Wisdom ceases to be wisdom when it becomes too proud to weep, too grave to laugh, and too self-ful to seek other than itself. Kahlil Gibran
    • A wise man makes his own decisions, an ignorant man follows public opinion.
    • Wisdom: knowing when to speak your mind, and when to mind your speech.
    • A word to the wise is superfluous, and a hundred words to the unwise are futile.
    • Wisdom is, and starts with, the humility to accept the fact that you don't have all the right answers, and the courage to learn to ask the right questions. Author Unknown
    • Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
    • Respect old people: they graduated high school without Google or Wikipedia!
    • Lord, the resurrection of Your Son has given us new life and renewed hope. Help us to live as new people in pursuit of the Christian ideal. Grant us wisdom to know what we must do, the will to want to do it, the courage to undertake it, the perseverance to continue to do it, and the strength to complete it.

    Friday, April 05, 2013

    Simplicity Quotes

    Quotes about Simplicity
    • Manifest plainness, embrace simplicity. Reduce selfishness, have few desires. Lao Tzu

    Thursday, April 04, 2013

    Potential Quote

    Quotes about Potential
    • Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around. Leo Buscaglia
    • If you had to identify, in one word, the reason why the human race has not achieved and never will achieve its full potential, that word would be meetings."
    • If we face our problems and respond to them positively, and refuse to give in to panic, bitterness, or self pity, these adverse situations that look like they could bury us, have within them the very real potential to make us unshakeable. unknown
    • The potential of the average person is like a huge ocean unsailed, a new continent unexplored, a world of possibilities waiting to be released and channeled toward some great good. Brian Tracy
    • I wake up every day with the realization that this is it, that there's only one shot at this life and I can either enjoy the ride and live it to its fullest and to my highest potential or I can stay the way I am.