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Being an Arab leader has its rewards: the suite at the Waldorf-Astoria during the United Nations General Assembly, travel in your own plane, plenty of cash, even job security - whether kings, sheiks or presidents, with or without elections, most serve for life.
The rewards of dancing are very different from choreographing.
I've usually found that the greatest rewards in my life come from taking on things that are a little bit scary.
Speed is scarcely the noblest virtue of graphic composition, but it has its curious rewards. There is a sense of getting somewhere fast, which satisfies a native American urge.
True virtue would never liken its rewards to points on a loyalty card, not because it is its own reward, but because it is not something we should practice to accrue future benefits.
The achievements which society rewards are won at the cost of diminution of personality.
Balance is if you try hard, you work hard then the rewards are in balance with what you put in and what is available.
Iain Duncan Smith
If you're looking for immediate rewards, you're only looking for the money.
When all is said and done, we exist only in relation to the world, and our senses evolved as scouts who bridge that divide and provide volumes of information, warnings and rewards.
I loved to eat. For all of Hollywood's rewards, I was hungry for most of those 20 years.
What teenagers want most of all are social rewards, especially the respect of their peers.
Pay-for-procedure or fee-for-service reimbursement rewards doctors and hospitals for volume - not keeping patients healthy or being efficiency. Pay-for-Performance is clearly one tool that can change the incentives to reward quality.
Browsing our local farmer's market is one of my family's favorite weekend activities. Make it a relaxing, healthful habit for your family, and you'll reap the nutritional rewards.
Crimes, like virtues, are their own rewards.
A circus is like a mother in whom one can confide and who rewards and punishes.
I am sure it must be true that people opt out of the mainstream society because they feel that there are going to be no rewards for them, if they stay.
If the rewards to authors go down, simple economics says there will be fewer authors. It's not that people won't burn with the passion to write. The number of people wanting to be novelists is probably not going to decline - but certainly the number of people who are going to be able to make a living as authors is going to dramatically decrease.
Every 10 years you're a different person, and the really great books evolve with you as you get older. They're full of new rewards.
Most of us are not pure self-starters; most people need role models, they need coaches, they need exemplars, they maybe need some discipline or some rewards. We need to be motivated.
Video games are a special kind of play, but at root, they're about the same things as other games: embracing particular rules and restrictions in order to develop skills and experience rewards. When a game is well-designed, it's the balance between these factors that engages people on a fundamental level.
The drug or cult has major if not exclusive sources of brain rewards.
In my books you have to concentrate, but I work hard to make it that, when you do, the rewards are quite high.
In the network model, rewards come by empowering others, not by climbing over them. If you work in a hierarchy, you may not want to climb to its top.
Thank God I have four sons. The mother/daughter relationship is one of mankind's great mysteries, and for womankind, it can be hellaciously complicated. My mother and I are quintessential examples of the rewards and frustrations, and the joys and infuriations it can yield.
Being on the move all the time is draining, but the rewards make up for it.
The tendency in lots of large organizations is to try and find a comfortable place where you think you can get measured rewards for measured work.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Leonardo da Vinci
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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