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Amy Alcott Quotes and Sayings

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The pressure of getting an order right is greater than sinking a putt.
- Amy Alcott

Don't give advice unless you're asked.
- Amy Alcott

Golf is a spiritual game.
It's like Zen.
You have to let your mind take over.
- Amy Alcott

Concentrate, play your game, and don't be afraid to win.
- Amy Alcott

 

When we hate our enemies, we are
giving them power over us:
power over our sleep, our appetites,
our blood pressure, our health, and our happiness.
Our enemies would dance with joy if only
they knew how they were worrying us,
lacerating us, and getting even with us!
Our hate is not hurting them at all,
but our hate is turning our own days
and nights into a hellish turmoil.
- Dale Carnegie

Pick up a stone that feels good to you
and is small enough to hold in one hand.
Consider how long that stone has been around
and what enormous pressure it has experienced.
Draw strength from its long history.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

I hear many people talk about their longing for a balanced life.
What I think they are really expressing
is a desire for a life with less pressure.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

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It seems that we have it backward in our society.
We tend to look up to people
who are under a great deal of stress,
who can handle loads of stress,
and those who are under a great deal of pressure.
- Richard Carlson

Take young researchers, put them together in virtual seclusion,
give them an unprecedented degree of freedom and turn
up the pressure by fostering competitiveness.
- James D. Watson

A systemic cleansing and detox is definitely the way
to go after each holiday.
It is the key to fighting high blood pressure,
heart disease, cancer, and other health-related illnesses.
- Lee Haney

Adolescence is when girls experience social pressure
to put aside their authentic selves and to display
only a small portion of their gifts.
- Mary Pipher

Leaders have to act more quickly today.
The pressure comes much faster.
- Andy Grove

For me, I think that I don't like feeling pressure from outside sources.
I'd rather put the pressure on myself and push myself
to do it as good as I can.
- Jay Hernandez

And when the pressure was on us, the team handled it very well.
One has to learn to play well under pressure.
- Imran Khan

Unfortunately the Republican tax cut will deny important
revenues to many states facing their own deficits.
This will create greater pressure for higher state and local taxes.
- Dick Durbin

My obligation as president, and what I promise the country,
is that the courts will be able to do their job free of all pressure.
- Ricardo Lagos

The odd thing is, I don't consider what I do work,
because it's what I love.
But it is also an enormous amount of pressure,
and you have to work an enormous amount of hours.
- Maria Menounos

The team which handles the pressure best,
carries the day.
- Imran Khan

We've got a lot of pressure going.
This is for my Latin counterpart.
- Bobby Bonilla

I don't think I will be less good because there's less pressure on me.
- Emily Watson

The message of the movie is to accept who you are and
not to succumb to the pressure of what the media tells
you is beautiful and what you should be looking like.
- Mike Myers

You had to decompress the pressure before the race.
I taught my heart to relax.
I lay down before the race.
It gave me more energy just before the race.
- Emerson Fittipaldi

Everybody is under pressure to shut up and sing.
- Phil Donahue

The good thing from my perspective is that nobody puts
any pressure on me to say what it's going to be.
The backers accept that they don't know what they are going to get.
- Mike Leigh

Cricket is a pressure game, and when it comes to an
India-Pakistan match the pressure is doubled.
- Imran Khan

The free world is really helping Lebanon restore its sovereignty.
I imagine there is quite a bit of pressure on Syria to leave.
I hope they leave in a peaceful way.
- Camille Chamoun

Recent studies have revealed that children 8-10 years
old are being diagnosed with Type II diabetes,
high cholesterol, and high blood pressure at an alarming rate.
- Lee Haney

Thatcher came under pressure from right wing backbenchers
to shut up the Prince of Wales and there was a deal
done between them where he did actually shut up in the end.
- Anthony Holden

I think the greatest amount of pressure is the pressure I place on myself.
So in a way I chose to be alone.
- Cathy Freeman

When the pressure comes, preferences give way while convictions hold firm.
- Edwin Louis Cole

There's never any pressure on the music having to be something.
- Beck

There's always pressure, a great deal of pressure,
when writing, since my first books were so successful.
- Nicholas Sparks

Courage is grace under pressure.
- Ernest Hemingway

You want to come home from a tournament with a winner's medal.
That's not the fans or the media putting us under pressure,
that's the pressure we put ourselves under.
- Rio Ferdinand

No pressure, no diamonds.
- Thomas Carlyle

I would say you feel a lot more pressure at a national
tournament than a state tournament.
This is more of a fun weekend out with the guys.
The national tournament is more business.
- Mike Peters

Well, Brett was a pretty laid back kid and I think
all the pressure was heaped upon my eldest boy,
Bobby.
- Bobby Hull

In those days there was not so much pressure on us.
- Just Fontaine

Whatever you see - any good results -
are all from the pressure.
- Ziyi Zhang

A great deal of pressure was then built up to remove
me from the club and my resignation was,
finally, a forced one.
- David R. Brower

It's what everyone is after, I mean they want success
and when they get it it's an incredible pressure but
what you have to do is try to keep the big picture in view.
- Gerry Beckley

Theater is not to make a living, so I don't have the money pressure.
- Dianne Wiest

I got involved in cocaine because I needed to lose weight.
I felt the pressure living here.
I took it to wake me up and keep me moving.
- Jessica Hahn

Under pressure, people admit to murder,
setting fire to the village church or robbing a bank,
but never to being bores.
- Elsa Maxwell

You're under pressure when you produce facts.
You're working with facts in journalism,
but you're under all kinds of formal constraints;
there are expectations.
- Denis Johnson

If you can lie, you can act, and if you can lie to crazy girlfriends,
you can act under pressure.
- Joe Rogan

The Nixon administration really put a lot of pressure
on CBS not to run the second broadcast.
- Ben Bradlee

A terrorist network that believes a nation so tested
will fold under pressure of a few horrific acts may capture its attention,
but will not achieve its submission.
- Virginia Foxx

With my friends, I don't feel pressure to be someone other than who I am.
- Judith Guest

We believe that civilization has been created under
the pressure of the exigencies of life at the cost
of satisfaction of the instincts.
- Sigmund Freud

There's a hysterical, tired sense of humor that comes
after working 14 hours a day,
six days a week.
I like those things because they take the pressure off the constant stress.
- Tom Berenger

There's a lot more pressure on me at United.
There are people out there trying to shoot you down.
- Wayne Rooney

The pressure isn't on my brain, but on my mouth.
I realized Sam Malone said very little,
he spoke in little sentences.
Which is much more comfortable for me for some reason.
- Ted Danson

I'm not intimidated by lead roles.
I'm better in them.
I don't feel pressure.
I feel released at times like that.
That's what I'm born to do.
- Morgan Freeman

In the wake of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita,
our nation has been put under considerable fiscal pressure.
- Paul Gillmor

There needs to be more pressure on the Mexican government
to stop the drugs and illegal immigrants on their side
of the border instead of exporting them to the U.S.
- Timothy Murphy

I don't know, I think, in times where I'm really nervous,
and I'm really under the pressure the worst possible
outcome is for me to start thinking about it.
- Shaun White

I never said, 'I'm going to be a big star.'
I said,
'I'm going to be a good actor.' And that took the pressure off.
- Jeff Daniels

Pressure is playing for ten dollars when you don't
have a dime in your pocket.
- Lee Trevino

Pressure is a word that is misused in our vocabulary.
When you start thinking of pressure,
it's because you've started to think of failure.
- Tommy Lasorda

Every company, every boardroom in which I sit,
has a plan, and they have objectives,
goals, and a process.
And to make it work, the pressure and incentive have to come from the top.
- Vernon Jordan

This is the heart of my argument: We can put more pressure
on the antagonist for whom we show human concern.
- Barbara Deming

Now, I have big-money offers on three movies,
and I have director approval.
That's kind of scary,' he says.
'No directors have been attached.
That's a lot of pressure on me.
- Cuba Gooding, Jr.

Being Elvis Presley's daughter is a whole lot of pressure.
It's been a constant burden in my life.
- Lisa Marie Presley

What I see as the greatest threat to America is that
the American people will put political pressure on
their leaders to pull out of Iraq before we should.
- Thelma Drake

It is very sad for a man to make himself servant to a single thing;
his manhood all taken out of him by the hydraulic pressure of excessive business.
- Theodore Parker

I respect a system that says we're going to put every
bit of pressure on anybody we have to put it on to
get to the drug dealer who is bringing his poison into the country.
- Bill McCollum

It was a lot of pressure, but I loved working with
Tim and I loved working with Adrian.
- Elizabeth Pena

We put so much pressure on kids to excel in school at such a young age.
- Bruce Jenner

Everyting negative - pressure, challenges -
is all an opportunity for me to rise.
- Kobe Bryant

And remember: without you, all we are is loud.
No pressure.
- Vivian Campbell


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