Quotes by ability
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French Emperor 1769-1821
Ability is of little account without opportunity.
American basketbal player and manager 1889-1975
Ability is the art of getting credit for all the home runs somebody else hits.
Malcolm S. Forbes
American entrepreneur 1919-1990
Ability will never catch up with the demand for it.
Stephen R. Covey
American educator, author and businessman 1932-2012
Accountability breeds response-ability.
American entrepreneur, author and motivational speaker 1930-2009
All of life is a risk; in fact we're not going to get out alive. Casualness leads to casualties. Communication is the ability to affect other people with words.
Australian comedian, actor, artist, and author 1934-
Am I old-fashioned? I think I might be. I am a lucky woman, because I was born with a priceless gift... the ability to laugh at the misfortunes of others.
Source: Op Broadway in Dame Edna Back With A Vengeance 2004
American writer 1924-1987
Americans, unhappily, have the most remarkable ability to alchemize all bitter truths into an innocuous but piquant confection and to transform their moral contradictions, or public discussion of such contradictions, into a proud decoration, such as are given for heroism on the battle field.
Engels writer 1948-
An attack upon our ability to tell stories is not just censorship - it is a crime against our nature as human beings.
American-British author 1951-
And then it occurred to me that a computer is a stupid machine with the ability to do incredibly smart things, while computer programmers are smart people with the ability to do incredibly stupid things. They are, in short, a perfect match.
American Major League Baseball (MLB) player 1934-
Anybody with ability can play in the big leagues. But to be able to trick people year in and year out the way I did, I think that was a much greater feat.
Chinese-American Actor, Director, Author, Martial Artist 1940-1973
As an instructor, you must be able to distinguish between poor performance caused by lack of ability or aptitude on the part of the student and poor performance caused by lack of effort. You should treat the first with patience and the latter with firmness. You must never apply sarcasm and ridicule.Source: Jeet Kune Do (1997) Part 5 On training in Jeet Kune Do
American writer 1932-
As doctors, we are not trained to communicate and understand the power of our words as they relate to a patient's ability and desire to survive.
L. Ron Hubbard
American author and the founder of the Church of Scientology 1911-1986
Being competent means the ability to control and operate the things in the environment and the environment itself.
American author, entrepreneur, philanthropist and life coach 1960-
Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Human beings have the awesome ability to take any experience of their lives and create a meaning that disempowers them or one that can literally save their lives.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
Big jobs usually go to the men who prove their ability to outgrow small ones.
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