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Love is the ability and willingness to allow those that you care for to be what they choose for themselves without any insistence that they satisfy you.
Uncertainty is a sign of humility, and humility is just the ability or the willingness to learn.
Most people don't have that willingness to break bad habits. They have a lot of excuses and they talk like victims.
What we call the secret of happiness is no more a secret than our willingness to choose life.
Where the willingness is great, the difficulties cannot be great.
One very important aspect of motivation is the willingness to stop and to look at things that no one else has bothered to look at. This simple process of focusing on things that are normally taken for granted is a powerful source of creativity.
Edward de Bono
Patriotism is the willingness to kill and be killed for trivial reasons.
I do not believe that sheer suffering teaches. If suffering alone taught, all the world would be wise, since everyone suffers. To suffering must be added mourning, understanding, patience, love, openness and the willingness to remain vulnerable.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Nothing defines humans better than their willingness to do irrational things in the pursuit of phenomenally unlikely payoffs. This is the principle behind lotteries, dating, and religion.
Every act of conscious learning requires the willingness to suffer an injury to one's self-esteem. That is why young children, before they are aware of their own self-importance, learn so easily.
The willingness to accept responsibility for one's own life is the source from which self-respect springs.
Real patriotism is a willingness to challenge the government when it's wrong.
Men become civilized, not in proportion to their willingness to believe, but in proportion to their readiness to doubt.
The first step in forgiveness is the willingness to forgive.
It doesn't matter how much you want. What really matters is how much you want it. The extent and complexity of the problem does not matter was much as does the willingness to solve it.
The amount of good luck coming your way depends on your willingness to act.
Willingness to change is a strength, even if it means plunging part of the company into total confusion for a while.
Courage - a perfect sensibility of the measure of danger, and a mental willingness to endure it.
William Tecumseh Sherman
Love is not a feeling of happiness. Love is a willingness to sacrifice.
All of the great leaders have had one characteristic in common: it was the willingness to confront unequivocally the major anxiety of their people in their time. This, and not much else, is the essence of leadership.
John Kenneth Galbraith
Courage and willingness to just go for it, whether it is a conversation or a spontaneous trip or trying new things that are scary - it is a really attractive quality.
It does not require great learning to be a Christian and be convinced of the truth of the Bible. It requires only an honest heart and a willingness to obey God.
Sincerity: willingness to spend one's own money.
Courage is simply the willingness to be afraid and act anyway.
Hope is a state of mind, not of the world. Hope, in this deep and powerful sense, is not the same as joy that things are going well, or willingness to invest in enterprises that are obviously heading for success, but rather an ability to work for something because it is good.
Conversion is a complete surrender to Jesus. It's a willingness to do what he wants you to do.
Our willingness to acknowledge that we only see half the picture creates the conditions that make us more attractive to others. The more sincerely we acknowledge our need for their different insights and perspectives, the more they will be magnetized to join us.
Margaret J. Wheatley
I think that the good and the great are only separated by the willingness to sacrifice.
Dreams can become a reality when we possess a vision that is characterized by the willingness to work hard, a desire for excellence, and a belief in our right and our responsiblity to be equal members of society.
In athletics there's always been a willingness to cheat if it looks like you're not cheating. I think that's just a quirk of human nature.
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