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Norman Corwin Quotes and Sayings

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The ability of Americans to toss off oppressive characters
is the most rewarding aspect,
to me, of U.S.
history.
- Norman Corwin

The only good luck many great men ever had was
being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.
- Channing Pollock

Wealth is the ability to fully experience life.
- Henry David Thoreau

If there is any one secret of success,
it lies in the ability to get
the other person's point of view
and see things from that person's angle
as well as from your own.
- Henry Ford

 

Maturity is the ability to do a job
whether or not you are supervised,
to carry money without spending it,
and to bear an injustice without wanting to get even.
- Ann Landers

Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
- Stephen Hawking

With realization of one's own potential and
self-confidence in one's ability,
one can build a better world.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

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Only love has the ability to put you in that state of bliss
- don Miguel Ruiz

Ability without honor is useless.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

Believe in yourself,
in your vision for your future
and in your ability to take a small step
each day toward achieving your vision.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You will always have habits -
things you do regularly and without conscious thought -
but you do have the ability to CHOOSE your habits.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision.
The ability to direct individual accomplishments
toward organizational objectives.
It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.
- Andrew Carnegie

All endeavor calls for the ability
to tramp the last mile,
shape the last plan, endure the last hours toil.
The fight to the finish spirit is the one...
characteristic we must posses
if we are to face the future as finishers.
- Henry David Thoreau

Our only security is our ability to change.
- John Lilly

The ability to be in the present moment
is a major component of mental wellness.
- Abraham Maslow

The greatest weapon against stress
is our ability to choose one thought over another.
- William James

You are to have implicit confidence in your own ability,
knowing that it is the nature of thought
to externalize itself in your health and affairs,
knowing that you are the thinker.
- Ernest Holmes

Attention is the ability we have to discriminate
and to focus only on that which we want to perceive.
- don Miguel Ruiz

I offer my body, my mind
and any ability that I posses,
to be used by Thee, O Infinite Creator,
in whatever way Thou dost choose
to express Thyself through me.
I know that all work is Thy work,
and that no task is too difficult
or too menial when offered
to Thee in loving service.
- Paramahansa Yogananda

Each of us is of infinite value,
and each of us has the ability to make
a profound difference in the lives we touch.
We leave our most profoundly positive impact
on those around us by the nature of our lives
and the example we set -
not by how busy we are,
or how important we believe we are.
Setting an example of being loving, relaxed and joyful,
regardless of external circumstances,
is a great legacy for our family and for the world.
Self importance - ego - is not a path to happiness.
Focusing one's whole life on responsibilities,
without taking time for self-renewal and play,
abandons the joy and the true value of life.
I want my tombstone to read, "Inspired others,"
rather than, "Never missed a day at the office."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Everybody is a genius.
But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree,
it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.
- Albert Einstein

One cannot have wisdom without perspective,
but once gaining perspective, one attains wisdom.
Wisdom is the ability to view every situation
as each person who is in any way affected
by that situation might view it.
Wisdom benefits from having a knowledge of history,
and therefore a historical perspective,
as well from as having the perspective of imagination -
the realm of the what-might-be
inhabited by futurists and science-fiction writers.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves.
- Abraham Lincoln

One of the definitions of sanity is the ability to tell real from unreal.
Soon we'll need a new definition.
- Alvin Toffler

I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability
of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.
- Henry David Thoreau

I didn't have the same fitness or ability as the other girls,
so I had to beat them with my mind.
- Martina Hingis

If money is your hope for independence,
you will never have it.
The only real security that
a man can have in this world
is a reserve of knowledge,
experience and ability.
- Henry Ford

The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability
to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time
and still retain the ability to function.
- F. Scott Fitzgerald

God, our Creator, has stored within our minds and personalities,
great potential strength and ability.
Prayer helps us tap and develop these powers.
- Abdul Kalam

Tactics, fitness, stroke ability, adaptability,
experience, and sportsmanship are all necessary for winning.
- Fred Perry

Courage is not the lack of fear but the ability to face it.
- John B. Putnam Jr.

Success is that old ABC - ability, breaks,
and courage.
- Charles Luckman

Trust your ability!
- Itzhak Perlman

Education is the ability to listen to almost anything
without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
- Robert Frost

Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty, never grows old.
- Franz Kafka

Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability
to learn from the experience of others,
are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.
- Douglas Adams

When I make art, I think about its ability to connect with others,
to bring them into the process.
- Jim Hodges

Most people consider the course of events as natural and inevitable.
They little know what radical change are possible through prayer.
Every morning I offer my body, my mind and any ability that I posses,
to be used by Thee, O infinite creator,
in whatever way Thou dost choose to express Thyself through me.
I know that all work is Thy work, and that no task is too difficult
or too menial when offered to Thee in loving service.
- Paramahansa Yogananda

Love's greatest gift is its ability to make everything it touches sacred.
- Barbara de Angelis

One of the true tests of leadership is the ability
to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency.
- Arnold H. Glasow

Nothing has such power to broaden the mind as the ability
to investigate systematically and truly all that comes
under thy observation in life.
- Marcus Aurelius

One of the tests of leadership is the ability to recognize
a problem before it becomes an emergency.
- Arnold H. Glasow

Nothing so conclusively proves a man's ability to lead
others as what he does from day to day to lead himself.
- Thomas J. Watson

The core value that differentiates Apple is our ability to innovate.
- Ron Johnson

The most important kind of freedom is to be what you really are.
You trade in your reality for a role.
You give up your ability to feel, and in exchange,
put on a mask.
- Jim Morrison

A politician needs the ability to
foretell what is going to happen
tomorrow, next week, next month, and next year.
And to have the ability afterwards
to explain why it didn't happen.
- Winston Churchill

Sometimes I think if I had the same body and the same
natural ability and someone else's brain,
who knows how good a player I might have been.
- Mickey Mantle

The ability to forgive is one of man's greatest achievements.
- Bryant H. McGill

Genius is the ability to put into effect what is on your mind.
- F. Scott Fitzgerald

If you live for pleasure, your ability to enjoy it
may pass away and your senses grow dim.
- Matthew Simpson

No amount of ability is of the slightest avail without honor.
- Thomas Carlyle

Past performance speaks a tremendous amount about one's
ability and likelihood for success.
- Mark Spitz

Some great men owe most of their greatness to the ability
of detecting in those they destine for their tools
the exact quality of strength that matters for their work.
- Joseph Conrad

Servant leadership is the foundation and the secret
of Sam Walton's ability to achieve team synergy.
- Michael Bergdahl

People should not be imprisoned without having the
ability to challenge the legality of that imprisonment.
- Jeff Bingaman

Peace is not absence of conflict, it is the ability
to handle conflict by peaceful means.
- Ronald Reagan

Your ability to use the principle of autosuggestion will depend,
very largely, upon your capacity to concentrate upon
a given desire until that desire becomes a burning obsession.
- Napoleon Hill

Very often we see coaches who have not been successful being recycled,
instead of looking to a new face or a new name who
has demonstrated the ability to handle the job.
- Lynn Swann

There must be such a thing as a child with average ability,
but you can't find a parent who will admit that it is his child.
- Thomas Bailey Aldrich

By annihilating somebody else in whatever way,
then that person feels that they also have the ability to,
then, restore the person.
- Jennifer Beals

Martyrdom is the only way a man can become famous without ability.
- Arthur Schopenhauer

The greatest ability in business is to get along with
others and influence their actions.
A chip on the shoulder is too heavy a piece of baggage to carry through life.
- John Hannah

We have the most flexible and adaptive economy.
Making sure we sustain the ability of the American
economy to perform well is really the priority of economic policy.
- John W. Snow

Man's greatness consists in his ability to do and the
proper application of his powers to things needed to be done.
- Frederick Douglass

I really enjoy myself in Norway.
Because I had started losing confidence in my ability of what I do.
But sometimes, man, you just get tired of fighting
and trying to prove yourself.
- Ike Turner

I have also noticed that when a rider who had confidence
in his ability was defeated,
after doing his level best to win, always received
an ovation from the gathering.
- Major Taylor

My God given talent is my ability to stick with training
longer than anybody else.
- Herschel Walker

The ability to change one's views without losing one's
seat is the mark of a great politician.
- Mo Udall

The chess player who develops the ability to play two
dozen boards at a time will benefit from learning to
compress his or her analysis into less time.
- Marilyn vos Savant

I believe the ability to think is blessed.
If you can think about a situation, you can deal with it.
The big struggle is to keep your head clear enough to think.
- Richard Pryor

When did we begin to lose faith in our ability to effect change?
- Wynton Marsalis


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