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Fairness is not the end result, it's the opportunity. And everybody in America today has the opportunity to get ahead.
If I had learned more about business ahead of time, I would have been shaped into believing that it was only about finances and quality management.
We cannot calculate the numbers of people who left, fled or were fished out of Europe just ahead of the Holocaust.
If we make the tough decisions now, we will be one year ahead of 80 percent of the states in the race to economic growth. If we fail to act, we will fall even further behind... by going first, we can become first.
Winning isn't getting ahead of others. It's getting ahead of yourself.
To know ahead of time what you're looking for means you're then only photographing your own preconceptions, which is very limiting, and often false.
The dark shadow we seem to see in the distance is not really a mountain ahead, but the shadow of the mountain behind - a shadow from the past thrown forward into our future. It is a dark sludge of historical sectarianism. We can leave it behind us if we wish.
Genghis Khan was a fascinating man and way ahead of his time.
I have great energy and I have great tasks ahead of me.
I think that the training of architects allows you to see what will happen ten years ahead of time, or twenty. It's not guessing, it's not intuitive, it's based on research - and we may be wrong.
It became clear to me in an instant that living a gay life without publicly acknowledging it is simply not enough to make any significant contribution to the immense work that lies ahead on the road to complete equality.
We engineered activity out of our lives in the name of convenience. We created foods that put fried, fatty, sweet, and salty ahead of fresh, natural, and healthy. We quickly sacrifice sleep to work longer hours in pursuit of the American Dream. Even when we do these things with good intentions, they have life-threatening consequences.
When I was a little boy, Marvin Hagler was my idol. He got no respect for most of his career. His fighting style was straight ahead. He took every shot thrown at him, and he kept punching back 'til he won. I honestly feel that's how I am. I take big shots from people. But I keep going.
Foreign policy will require a strategic agility that, whenever possible, gets ahead of problems, strengthens U.S. security and alliances, and promotes American interests and credibility.
You know, it's a different world now, but to skip ahead and really answer your question, only in the last five years did I find what I call holy maturity, finding the balance, finding the right person in my life so that I could live a normal life.
When I have fully decided that a result is worth getting I go ahead of it and make trial after trial until it comes.
Thomas A. Edison
If you want to give up the admiration of thousands of men for the distain of one, go ahead, get married.
I couldn't wait for success, so I went ahead without it.
I like to take every day just searching my own heart, making sure that I'm on course, and I'm doing what God wants me to do. I'm real good with not looking to the critics and looking straight ahead.
The fellow that can only see a week ahead is always the popular fellow, for he is looking with the crowd. But the one that can see years ahead, he has a telescope but he can't make anybody believe that he has it.
We should never let material things get ahead of God or become so important in our lives that we can't walk away from them if He tells us to. Anything you own that has a hold on you is a problem.
You always want to quit while you are ahead. You don't want to be like a fighter who stays too long in the ring until you're not performing at your best.
Often, in the real world, it's not the smart that get ahead but the bold.
When you are young, there is so much ahead of you, it's like the Saharan desert. You can't even see across it.
Remember that nobody will ever get ahead of you as long as he is kicking you in the seat of the pants.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
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