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Do more than is required. What is the distance between someone who achieves their goals consistently and those who spend their lives and careers merely following? The extra mile.
Gary Ryan Blair
Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.
W. Clement Stone
Superhuman effort isn't worth a damn unless it achieves results.
Our life dreams the Utopia. Our death achieves the Ideal.
Time is not measured by the passing of years but by what one does, what one feels, and what one achieves.
It's better to be good than evil, but one achieves goodness at a terrific cost.
Perseverance - a lowly virtue whereby mediocrity achieves an inglorious success.
No one who achieves success does so without acknowledging the help of others. The wise and confident acknowledge this help with gratitude.
Alfred North Whitehead
Man is most nearly himself when he achieves the seriousness of a child at play.
If a man achieves victory over this body, who in the world can exercise power over him? He who rules himself rules over the whole world.
The real spiritual progress of the aspirant is measured by the extent to which he achieves inner tranquility.
Whoever thinks of stopping the uprising before it achieves its goals, I will give him ten bullets in the chest.
A painter, who finds no satisfaction in mere representation, however artistic, in his longing to express his inner life, cannot but envy the ease with which music, the most non-material of the arts today, achieves this end. He naturally seeks to apply the methods of music to his own art.
Simplicity is not an objective in art, but one achieves simplicity despite one's self by entering into the real sense of things.
U.S. Government propaganda tries to give the impression that aerial bombardment achieves near-surgical accuracy, so that military targets can be destroyed with minimal effect on civilians. Technical documents give a different picture.
The artist who aims at perfection in everything achieves it in nothing.
In man - in the history of mankind, this has happened many times, and occupation leaders hang on to the land that they're occupying. People fight to liberate their land. But in the end, the people's will is what achieves victory.
Be vigilant, for nothing one achieves lasts forever.
Tahar Ben Jelloun
Although in skating you compete with other people, anyone who achieves a certain level of success is first and foremost competing against themselves. And for me the idea that I could always do better, learn more, learn faster, is something that came from skating. But I carried that with me for the rest of my life.
Age is only a number, a cipher for the records. A man can't retire his experience. He must use it. Experience achieves more with less energy and time.
Although in skating you compete with other people, anyone who achieves a certain level of success is first and foremost competing against themselves. And for me, the idea that I could always do better, learn more, learn faster, is something that came from skating.
Often times, the more power and prestige a person achieves, the more arrogant a person can become.
I had had a lot of experience in bringing the Internet to Australia, and I saw that knowledge in the hands of people achieves reform.
Those who begin coercive elimination of dissent soon find themselves exterminating dissenters. Compulsory unification of opinion achieves only the unanimity of the graveyard.
Aspiring to a souffle, he achieves a pancake at which the reader saws without much appetite.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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