Quotations with Direction
"Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe."
"Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted."
"Nothing great is created suddenly, any more than a bunch of grapes or figs ... let it blossom, then bear fruit, then ripen."
"The difference between what we do and what are capable of doing would suffice to solve most of the world's problems."
"That so few now dare to be eccentric marks the chief danger in our time."
John Stuart Mill
"Results! Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work."
Thomas A. Edison
"The mind is not a vessel to be filled, it is a fire to be kindled."
"You can't depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus."
"To fall into a habit is to begin to cease to be."
Miguel De Unamuno
"Practice doesn't make perfect, nor is it supposed to. Practice is about increasing your repertoire of ways to recover from your mistakes."
Joann C. Gutin
"You go to your TV to turn your brain off. You go to your computer when you want to turn your brain on."
"It is common sense to take a method and try it. If it fails admit it frankly and try another. But above all, try something."
Franklin D. Roosevelt
"Perhaps the most valuable result of all education is the ability to make yourself do the thing you have to do, when it ought to be done, whether you like it or not."
Thomas Henry Huxley
"The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can't find them, make them."
George Bernard Shaw
"I will not steep my speech in lies; the test of any man lies in action."
"The willingness to do creates the ability to do."
John-Roger & Peter McWilliams in DO IT! Let's Get off Our Buts
"If you refuse to accept anything but the best you very often get it."
"The major way we create incompletion in our lives is by procrastinating."
"Every exit is an entry somewhere else."
"The most successful leader of all is one who sees another picture not yet actualized."
Mary Parker Follett
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