Quotes by abilities

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  • Horace
    Horace
    Roman poet 65-8 BC
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    You who write, choose a subject suited to your abilities and think long and hard on what your powers are equal to and what they are unable to perform.
  • Walter Bagehot
    Walter Bagehot
    English economist 1826-1877
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    A constitutional statesman is in general a man of common opinions and uncommon abilities.
  • William Feather
    William Feather
    American writer, businessman 1888-18
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    A man must not deny his manifest abilities, for that is to evade his obligations.
  • James A. Froude
    James A. Froude
    British Historian 1818-1894
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    As we advance in life we learn the limits of our abilities.
  • Norman Vincent Peale
    Norman Vincent Peale
    American minister and author 1898-1993
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    Believe in yourself! Have faith in your abilities! Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers you cannot be successful or happy.
  • Brad Henry
    Brad Henry
    American lawyer and politician 1963-
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    Believe in yourself, and the rest will fall into place. Have faith in your own abilities, work hard, and there is nothing you cannot accomplish.
  • Ban Ki-moon
    Ban Ki-moon
    South Korean politician and diplomat 1944-
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    By including children with different learning abilities in mainstream and specialized schools, we can change attitudes and promote respect. By creating suitable jobs for adults with autism, we integrate them into society.
  • Ben Carson
    Ben Carson
    American politician, and author 1951-
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    Every person is endowed with God-given abilities, and we must cultivate every ounce of talent we have in order to maintain our pinnacle position in the world.
  • Gail Hamilton
    Gail Hamilton
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    Every person is responsible for all the good within the scope of his abilities, and for no more, and none can tell whose sphere is the largest.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    Great abilities are not requisite for an Historian... Imagination is not required in any high degree.
  • Joshua Reynolds
    Joshua Reynolds
    English painter, specialising in portraits 1723-1792
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    If you have great talents, industry will improve them: if you have but moderate abilities, industry will supply their deficiency.
  • Edward Young
    Edward Young
    British poet 1683-1765
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    Illustrious examples engross, prejudice, and intimidate. They engross our attention, and so prevent a due inspection of ourselves; they prejudice our judgment in favor of their abilities, and so lessen the sense of our own; and they intimidate us with the
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne
    Nathaniel Hawthorne
    American short story writer 1804-1864
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    It contributes greatly towards a man's moral and intellectual health, to be brought into habits of companionship with individuals unlike himself, who care little for his pursuits, and whose sphere and abilities he must go out of himself to appreciate.
  • Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
    Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
    French christelijk mysticist, writer 1881-1955
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    It is our duty as men and women to proceed as though the limits of our abilities do not exist.
  • Arianna Huffington
    Arianna Huffington
    Greek-American author, syndicated columnist, and businesswoman 1950-
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    It would be futile to attempt to fit women into a masculine pattern of attitudes, skills and abilities and disastrous to force them to suppress their specifically female characteristics and abilities by keeping up the pretense that there are no differences between the sexes.
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