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I only wish that ordinary people had an unlimited capacity for doing harm; then they might have an unlimited power for doing good.
Risk comes from not knowing what you're doing.
True courage is being afraid, and going ahead and doing your job anyhow, that's what courage is.
I'm back to doing everything I used to, loving life as ever.
Success is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.
There's so much negative imagery of black fatherhood. I've got tons of friends that are doing the right thing by their kids, and doing the right thing as a father - and how come that's not as newsworthy?
One of the secrets of life is that all that is really worth the doing is what we do for others.
Nothing is worth doing unless the consequences may be serious.
George Bernard Shaw
You know, fame is a funny thing, man, especially, you know, actors, musicians, rappers, rock singers, it's kind of a lifestyle and it's easy to get caught up in it - you go to bars, you go to clubs, everyone's doing a certain thing... It's tough.
Art is the beautiful way of doing things. Science is the effective way of doing things. Business is the economic way of doing things.
Ultimately, if you can say that I'm a bad owner and we're winning championships, I can live with that. But if we're not making the playoffs and we're spending and losing money, then I have to look in the mirror and say maybe I'm not taking the necessary steps to doing what it takes to run an organization.
If you're not failing every now and again, it's a sign you're not doing anything very innovative.
As for doing good; that is one of the professions which is full. Moreover I have tried it fairly and, strange as it may seem, am satisfied that it does not agree with my constitution.
Henry David Thoreau
If you're doing your best, you won't have any time to worry about failure.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
Honestly, I'd love to be remembered as one of the best to ever pick up a mic, but if I'm doing my part to lessen some racial tension I feel good about what I'm doing.
Anything worth doing is worth doing slowly.
Infuse your life with action. Don't wait for it to happen. Make it happen. Make your own future. Make your own hope. Make your own love. And whatever your beliefs, honor your creator, not by passively waiting for grace to come down from upon high, but by doing what you can to make grace happen... yourself, right now, right down here on Earth.
The world is moving so fast these days that the man who says it can't be done is generally interrupted by someone doing it.
Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.
Initiative is doing the right things without being told.
Quality means doing it right when no one is looking.
Friendship is two-sided. It isn't a friend just because someone's doing something nice for you. That's a nice person. There's friendship when you do for each other. It's like marriage - it's two-sided.
I'm a student of world religion, so to me, it's hugely important to have knowledge and to understand what people are doing.
Character is doing the right thing when nobody's looking. There are too many people who think that the only thing that's right is to get by, and the only thing that's wrong is to get caught.
J. C. Watts
When a child is locked in the bathroom with water running and he says he's doing nothing but the dog is barking, call 911.
Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win - essential to success.
No man is justified in doing evil on the ground of expedience.
Do the thing you fear to do and keep on doing it... that is the quickest and surest way ever yet discovered to conquer fear.
That you may retain your self-respect, it is better to displease the people by doing what you know is right, than to temporarily please them by doing what you know is wrong.
William J. H. Boetcker
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