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Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence,
is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
- Dale Carnegie

Related topics: Success

Other bands gave us lip service, but when it came down
to it they kind of backed off.
That was a little disheartening.
But I respect them.
That's their business.
- Mike McCready

With our first two records we backed ourselves into a hole musically.
- Daniel Johns

Everything is entertainment; criticism is now entertainment
and it seems that the French directors have woken up
one day and suddenly realised that they were not backed up any more.
- Wim Wenders

 

My childhood home backed onto wheat and cotton fields.
- Robert B. Laughlin

I fell into lyric writing because of music.
I backed into it.
- Stephen Sondheim

Basically, Pizza Hut just backed out on the ad agency at the last minute.
They got fired and we got fired.
It was a simple as that.
We do stuff like that on and off.
- Gene Ween

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Sammy Davis, I backed him up.
I used to study him every night.
I saw how great performers worked and was able to incorporate
a little bit from the best.
- Bobby Vinton

For too long people have backed companies on hope value
rather than solid products coming out.
Now we are coming out the other side.
- Daniel Morgan

Then came the hostage crisis during which Carter did
nothing to rattle the ayatollahs who hung tough until
Ronald Reagan was inaugurated,
when they suddenly backed down.
- Alexander Haig

Last Thursday, our Supreme Court backed that local
governments can co-opt private property,
and give it to another private entity,
for economic development.
- Cliff Stearns

But steel bars have never yet kept out a mob;
it takes something a good deal stronger:
human courage backed up by the consciousness of being right.
- Ray Stannard Baker

It is not worth the paper it is written on unless it
is backed by the kind of force that will make the other
side consider the penalties too heavy to break the agreement.
- Yitzhak Rabin

Yes, I backed the hula hoop.
And I had a lot of other people come to me with ideas that turned out well.
- Art Linkletter

The Phantom, as well as being backed up by that music,
it just so was a role that I identified with so powerfully.
From the first second that I walked on to perform.
- Gerard Butler

The difficulties of conducting espionage against the
Soviet Union in the Soviet Union were such that historically
the Agency had backed away from the task.
- Aldrich Ames

To have faith in Divine protection is good,
but even beter if backed by the pratical assistance
heaven has a right to expect from sensible mortals.
- Ellis Peters

My parents always knew I was hopeless at everything else,
I was fortunate in that I was backed all the way.
I came to it late and only because I thought there'd
be loads of women and drinking!
- Christopher Eccleston

In a prime-time address, President Bush said he backed
limited federal funding for stem cell research.
That's right, the President said, this is a quote,
the research could help cure brain diseases like Alzheimer's,
Parkinson's, and whatever it is I have.
- Conan O'Brien

I think the best president - because he changed the
whole mood of the country,
the whole economy of the country, and stood up to Communism...
that was continuing its causes around the world,
and backed them off and caused them to collapse -
and that was Ronald Reagan.
- Pat Boone

I can say unequivocally that the boycott does not work.
It's never complete enough to have impact unless it's backed by force,
and I don't think anybody in America seriously proposes that.
- Helen Suzman

Shortly after the end of last season,
I felt that I probably would not return for the 1999-2000 season.
I also felt that I should take as much time as possible
to sort through my feelings and make sure that my feelings
were backed with conviction.
- Barry Sanders

If you need to put your money in a safe and secure
place and you want it to earn interest,
Treasury bonds are safer than putting it in any bank
as a deposit or putting it anywhere else,
because they are backed by the full faith and credit
of the United States Government.
- Jim Cooper

I think President Bush tried to step up on Social Security
even though the polls showed that was unpopular.
He has not been successful and backed off,
but I admire people who take on big problems.
- Donna Shalala

I moved further and further away from mass entertainment.
The sexual element became increasingly sinister and bizarre.
Don't blame me!
The bastards drove me to it!
They all backed off after that!
- Robert Crumb

Yes, we were looking for a Faith spin-off,
but then Faith backed down.
Eliza got a really wonderful offer over on Fox in a show,
and, for reasons I didn't talk to her about,
she decided to go there, and everyone respects that.
- James Marsters

We borrowed money, it helped us with bonds and what not,
and the Federal Government backed it,
but it was a guarantee, it was not a grant.
And we not only paid it off, but we paid it off ahead of time.
- David Dinkins

I am disillusioned enough to know that no man's opinion
on any subject is worth a damn unless backed up with
enough genuine information to make him really know what he's talking about.
- H. P. Lovecraft

I trained and trained and went up against Kurt,
then being a world champion in '94, and after that
I did Tommy's tour and then my tour and all this stuff
and just trying to deal with it all.
And now, I've just kind of backed off a little.
- Elvis Stojko

If you aren't in the moment,
you are either looking forward to uncertainty,
or back to pain and regret.
- Jim Carrey

It's not whether you get knocked down;
it's whether you get back up.
- Vince Lombardi

Sometimes the things you really want
sneak in the back door.
Notice.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

If you love something, set it free;
if it comes back it's yours,
if it doesn't, it never was.
- Richard Bach

Life is a mirror, and will reflect back
to the thinker what he thinks into it.
- Ernest Holmes

We are not held back by the love we didn't receive in the past,
but by the love we're not extending in the present.
- Marianne Williamson

Trust in the Light.
Darkness is not a force -
it is merely the absence of light.
Observe that when a light is brought to a dark place,
the darkness disappears.
Sadness is similar -
when joy is brought to suffering,
the sadness disappears.
Open yourself to the Light!
Hold back nothing,
Trust in the Light.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I have found that if you love life,
life will love you back.
- Arthur Rubinstein

I can't go back to yesterday -
because I was a different person then.
- Lewis Carroll

Do or do not, there is no try.
- Jedi Master Yoda in Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back

I have accepted fear as a part of life -
specifically the fear of change...
I have gone ahead despite the pounding
in the heart that says: turn back.
- Erica Jong

It had long since come to my attention
that people of accomplishment
rarely sat back and let things happen to them.
They went out and happened to things.
- Leonardo da Vinci

I'm at an age when my back goes out more than I do.
- Phyllis Diller

Know that anger is always fear and frustration.
What if we could lean back into the arms of Spirit
and trust the future?
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When you think you're out of time,
smile, and turn back the clock.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

We must build dikes of courage
to hold back the flood of fear.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

If you have zest and enthusiasm
you attract zest and enthusiasm.
Life does give back in kind.
- Norman Vincent Peale

Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
- Henry David Thoreau

Every moment wasted looking back
keeps us from moving forward.
- Hilary Clinton

One can pay back the loan of gold,
but one dies forever in debt to those who are kind.
- Malayan Proverb

The fact is, that to do anything in the world worth doing,
we must not stand back shivering and thinking of the cold and danger,
but jump in and scramble through as well as we can.
- Robert Cushing

Whenever the World Frowns, I Smile Back.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The more we know about how we lost
our spontaneous wonder and creativity,
the more we can find ways to get them back.
- John Bradshaw

A mind that is stretched by a new experience
an never go back to its old dimensions.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

The bluebird carries the sky on his back.
- Henry David Thoreau

When I look back on all these worries,
I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed
that he had had a lot of trouble in his life,
most of which had never happened.
- Winston Churchill

The wise man looks back into the past,
and does not grieve over what is far off,
nor rejoice over what is near;
for he knows that time is without end.
- Lao Tzu

Let us not look back in anger
or forward in fear,
but around in awareness.
- James Thurber

Love is never lost. If not reciprocated,
it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.
- Washington Irving

Everyone is a mirror image of yourself -
your own thinking coming back at you.
- Byron Katie

If we are to go forward, we must go back
and rediscover those precious values -
that all reality hinges on moral foundations
and that all reality has spiritual control.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

I had forgotten how much light there is in the world,
'til you gave it back to me.
- Ursula K. Le Guin

What I know for sure is that
what you give comes back to you.
- Oprah Winfrey

Who forces time is pushed back by time;
who yields to time finds time on his side.
- The Talmud

Laughter gives us distance.
It allows us to step back from an event,
deal with it and then move on.
- Bob Newhart

You must unlearn what you have learned.
- the character Yoda in the movie Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back

He's my friend that speaks well of me behind my back.
- Thomas Fuller

May the road rise up to meet you,
may the wind be ever at your back.
May the sun shine warm upon your face
and the rain fall softly on your fields.
And until we meet again,
May God hold you in the hollow of his hand.
- Irish Blessing

I confess that there is nothing to teach:
no religion, no science, no writings
which will lead your mind back to Spirit.
Today I speak this way, tomorrow that,
but always the Path is beyond words and beyond mind.
- Lao Tzu
(paraphrase)

Front yards are not made to walk in, but, at most, through,
and you could go in the back way.
- Henry David Thoreau

Throw your dreams into space like a kite,
and you do not know what it will bring back,
a new life, a new friend, a new love, a new country.
- Anais Nin

Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back
and realize they were the big things.
- Robert Brault


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