2594 Total Quotes

Ability Quotes

Winston Churchill
Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.
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Mahatma Gandhi, ,
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
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Robert Frost
Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper.
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Zig Ziglar
You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.
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Lou Holtz
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
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Henry Ford
If money is your hope for independence you will never have it. The only real security that a man will have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience, and ability.
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Douglas Adams
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.
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Henry David Thoreau
Wealth is the ability to fully experience life.
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Swami Vivekananda
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success, that is way great spiritual giants are produced.
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The more anger towards the past you carry in your heart, the less capable you are of loving in the present.
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Eric Hoffer
They who lack talent expect things to happen without effort. They ascribe failure to a lack of inspiration or ability, or to misfortune, rather than to insufficient application. At the core of every true talent there is an awareness of the difficulties inherent in any achievement, and the confidence that by persistence and patience something worthwhile will be realized. Thus talent is a species of vigor.
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Change will never happen when people lack the ability and courage to see themselves for who they are.
Bryant McGill Permalink

Analyzing what you haven't got as well as what you have is a necessary ingredient of a career.
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Maya Angelou
You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. Please remember that your difficulties do not define you. They simply strengthen your ability to overcome.
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Bobby Lutz
They've shown the ability to do it. We have a league with tremendous balance. It makes what they're doing more impressive.
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Tangible progress across virtually every aspect of our income statement and balance sheet gives us increased confidence in our ability to execute and to return to profitability.
Eric Benhamou Permalink

By applying financial discipline, our second quarter financial results demonstrate our ability to maintain the balance between containing expenses and developing innovative revenue streams.
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C.S. Lewis
God, who foresaw your tribulation, has specially armed you to go through it, not without pain but without stain
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Endurance is not just the ability to bear a hard thing, but to turn it into glory.
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Abdul Kalam
God, our Creator, has stored within our minds and personalities, great potential strength and ability. Prayer helps us tap and develop these powers.
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Martin Mull
Never underestimate a child's ability to get into more trouble.
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Kerry is a marquee quarterback and has the ability to lead on and off the field. We are confident that Kerry will pick up where he left off last season and will be comfortable with us.
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Brett Somers
In fact, people have been very complimentary about my act and very tolerant of my singing ability.
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We believe people will benefit from the ability to not just view a page, but to easily act on that data in contextually relevant ways, both online in the search experience and in the applications they are using.
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He is very good. A great body. He doesn't have the best leaping ability but, you know, he has the smartness to know where to put his body, to position to get a rebound.
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Mickey Mantle
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.
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Albert Einstein
The finest emotion of which we are capable is the mystic emotion
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A good boss makes his men realize they have more ability than they think they have so that they consistently do better work than they thought they could
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We saw last year, when he was a sophomore, that Beau had ability.
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William Shakespeare
Out of my lean and low abilityI'll lend you something.
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