Quotes: accomplished

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  • Abdul Kalam
    Abdul Kalam
    Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam better known as A 1931-2015
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    ... the best way to win was to not need to win. The best performances are accomplished when you are relaxed and free of doubt.
    Source: Wings of Fire
  • A man has always to be busy with his thoughts if anything is to be accomplished.
  • Fred A. Allen
    Fred A. Allen
    American comic 1894-1957
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    A molehill man is a pseudo-busy executive who comes to work at 9 am and finds a molehill on his desk. He has until 5 p.m. to make this molehill into a mountain. An accomplished molehill man will often have his mountain finished before lunch.
  • Wayne Dyer
    Wayne Dyer
    American philosopher, self-help author, and a motivational speaker. 1940-2015
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    Anything that has been accomplished by any other human being in the physical realm is within the field of possibility.
  • Bob Beauprez
    Bob Beauprez
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    Barack Obama isn't the first politician to break a promise, torture the truth or outright lie to the American people. But, he certainly is among the most accomplished at it.
  • Archibald Macleish
    Archibald Macleish
    American poet 1892-1982
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    Democracy is never a thing done. Democracy is always something that a nation must be doing. What is necessary now is one thing and one thing only that democracy become again democracy in action, not democracy accomplished and piled up in goods and gold.
  • Confucius
    Confucius
    Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
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    Do not be desirous of having things done quickly. Do not look at small advantages. Desire to have things done quickly prevents their being done thoroughly. Looking at small advantages prevents great affairs from being accomplished.
  • John Wooden
    John Wooden
    American basketball player and head coach 1910-2010
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    Don't measure yourself by what you have accomplished, but by what you should have accomplished with your ability.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    Dying is a troublesome business: there is pain to be suffered, and it wrings one's heart; but death is a splendid thing -a warfare accomplished, a beginning all over again, a triumph. You can always see that in their faces.
  • Claude Lévi-Strauss
    Claude Lévi-Strauss
    French antropologist 1908-2009
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    Enthusiastic partisans of the idea of progress are in danger of failing to recognize... the immense riches accumulated by the human race. By underrating the achievements of the past, they devalue all those which still remain to be accomplished.
  • Amelia Barr
    Amelia Barr
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    Events that are predestined require but little management. They manage themselves. They slip into place while we sleep, and suddenly we are aware that the thing we fear to attempt, is already accomplished.
  • Ulysses S. Grant
    Ulysses S. Grant
    American Army general 1822-1885
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    Everyone has his superstitions. One of mine has always been when I started to go anywhere, accomplished.
  • R.D. Clyde
    R.D. Clyde
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    Getting things done is not always what is most important. There is value in allowing others to learn, even if the task is not accomplished as quickly, efficiently or effectively.
  • Charles Kuralt
    Charles Kuralt
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    Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends and fads and popular opinion.
  • Victor Hugo
    Victor Hugo
    French writer 1802-1885
    Victor Hugo
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    Have courage for the great sorrows of life, and patience for the small ones. When you have laboriously accomplished your daily tasks, go to sleep in peace. God is awake.
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