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99 Ability Quotes

He is the best sailor who can steer within fewest points of the wind, and exact a motive power out of the greatest obstacles.

Henry David Thoreau Quotes

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

Henry David Thoreau Quotes

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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.

Anonymous Quotes

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God does not ask about our ability, but our availability.

Anonymous Quotes

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Wicked people are always surprised to find ability in those that are good.

Marquis De Vauvenargues Quotes

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They are able because they think they are able.

Virgil Quotes

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The world cares very little about what a man or woman knows; it is what a man or woman is able to do that counts.

Booker T. Washington Quotes

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We all have ability. The difference is how we use it.

Stevie Wonder Quotes

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Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.

John Wooden Quotes

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Ability is a poor man's wealth.

M. Wren Quotes

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Ability hits the mark where presumption overshoots and diffidence falls short.

John Henry Newman Quotes

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The wind and the waves are always on the side of the ablest navigators.

Edward Gibbon Quotes

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There is something that is much more scarce, something finer far, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.

Elbert Hubbard Quotes

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Executive ability is deciding quickly and getting somebody else to do the work.

John G. Pollard Quotes

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Anything you're good at contributes to happiness.

Bertrand Russell Quotes

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Men are often capable of greater things than they perform. They are sent into the world with bills of credit, and seldom draw to their full extent.

Horace Walpole Quotes

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Consider the postage stamp: its usefulness consists in the ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.

Josh Billings Quotes

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From such crooked wood as that which man is made of, nothing straight can be fashioned.

Edward Hand Quotes

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The question "Who ought to be boss?" is like as "Who ought to be the tenor in the quartet?" Obviously, the man who can sing tenor.

Henry Ford Quotes

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Any jackass can kick down a barn, but it takes a good carpenter to build one.

Sam Rayburn Quotes

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Everyone must row with the oars he has.

English Proverb Quotes

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Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.

Theodore Roosevelt Quotes

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They are able because they think they are able.

Vergil Quotes

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Is it men or women who work the most in slaughterhouses? Is it men or women who are most involved in domestic battering? Is it men or women who commit the most rapes? Is it men or women who vote for the most executions? Is it men or women who promote war, vote for war, kill in war? Is it men or women who as 'talk show hosts' allow no talk? Is it men or women who are more often pedophiles? Is it men or women who torture lab animals more?

O Anna Niemus Quotes

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