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I couldn't control Arnold Palmer, Gary Player, Tom Watson or Lee Trevino. The only person I could control was me. The only person I could prepare for events was me. And if I didn't play well, I didn't play well, and I wasn't going to compete.
But if I played well and prepared myself properly, then all I had to do was control myself and put myself in a position to win.
When I fly in a helicopter, I insist there be two sets of controls, one for me in case something happens to the pilot. I'm no expert, but I know enough to at least get the thing on the ground. Nothing scares me like the thought of not being in control.
We can control our borders, we just choose not too.
I could have evaded the FBI a lot longer if I had been able to control my passion for hacking.
I was fascinated with the phone system and how it worked; I became a hacker to get better control over the phone company.
Luck is of little moment to the great general, for it is under the control of his intellect and his judgment.
I know as a manager you have to abide by the chairman's decisions. But his decisions were this team, that team, this player, that player. The chairman is a control freak.
I'm not a control freak.
There's only one thing harder than living in a home with an adolescent - and that's being an adolescent. The moodiness, the volatility, the wholesale lack of impulse control, all would be close to clinical conditions if they occurred at another point in life. In adolescence, they're just part of the behavioral portfolio.
The internet, Facebook and Twitter have created mass communications and social spaces that regimes cannot control.
The sign of an intelligent people is their ability to control their emotions by the application of reason.
Today is a celebration of hope for the Iraqi people. The Iraqi people can now take control of their government and their future by creating a society that protects the rights endowed to us by our creator - life, liberty and freedom.
The Democrats have essentially decided to move more toward central power, control of just about every aspect of our culture and economy.
Obviously the imagination is fueled by emotions beyond the control of the conscious mind.
Joyce Carol Oates
I don't want any man I can run over. What I love about a man in control is it allows them to be the kings that I always expect them to be.
It was the Control album that was really about what I wanted to do.
When I was younger, I thought you had to be in control of your own life. That takes a lot of discipline, hard work and focus. You just can't let it all fall by the wayside. Later on, I learned that God is really in control of everything. But you still have to put your best foot forward and be the best you can possibly be.
The more prepared I am, the more I'll be in control, less nervous, less stressed and more focused.
They say it's not the snoring itself but those anxiety-packed moments in between snorts. It's the waiting for the nasal passages of the person lying beside you to strike again. And strike it always does. In the dark, almost against your will, you produce that special glare reserved for people who cannot control their own behaviour.
I'm totally in control of this tiny, tiny world right there at the typewriter.
Losing both parents at a young age gave me a sense that you can't really control life - so you'd better live it while it's here. I stopped believing in a storybook existence a long time ago. All you can do is push in a direction and see what comes of it.
The negative side is that sometimes it is beyond control.
Bad things happen when people work together. Everything goes out of control.
Had the decision belonged to Senator Kerry, Saddam hussein would still be in power today in Iraq. In fact, Saddam Hussein would almost certainly still be in control of Kuwait.
I cut the feet out of my control top pantyhose to wear under these white pants and that was the ah-ha moment that started Spanx. My own butt was my own inspiration!
I cut the feet out of control top pantyhose one night, threw them on under my white pants and realized that the toning and shaping was perfect and that the hosiery material is thin enough that I could make shape wear out of it.
So how critics will perceive your film or your work, or whether your movie is going to make $100 million at the box office, or whether you are going to be winning any awards - well, you have no control over that.
We gain our ends only with the laws of nature; we control her only by understanding her laws.
We need to eat and enjoy it but control it. That's what I do now.
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