Quotes: accomplishes

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  • Barbra Streisand
    Barbra Streisand
    American singer, songwriter, actress, and filmmaker 1942-
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    A man who graduated high in his class at Yale Law School and made partnership in a top law firm would be celebrated. A man who invested wisely would be admired, but a woman who accomplishes this is treated with suspicion.
  • Edward Bulwer-Lytton
    Edward Bulwer-Lytton
    English writer and poet 1803-1873
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    Enthusiasm is the genius of sincerity and truth accomplishes no victories without it.
  • Joseph Brodsky
    Joseph Brodsky
    Russian-born American Poet, Critic 1940-
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    Every writing career starts as a personal quest for sainthood, for self-betterment. Sooner or later, and as a rule quite soon, a man discovers that his pen accomplishes a lot more than his soul.
  • William Blake
    William Blake
    English poet 1757-1827
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    I myself do nothing. The Holy Spirit accomplishes all through me.
  • Thomas à Kempis
    Thomas à Kempis
    German theologian 1380-1471
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    Love feels no burden, regards not labors, strives toward more than it attains, argues not of impossibility, since it believes that it may and can do all things. Therefore it avails for all things, and fulfils and accomplishes much where one not a lover falls and lies helpless.
  • Elbert Hubbard
    Elbert Hubbard
    American writer and publisher 1859-1915
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    No one ever gets far unless he accomplishes the impossible at least once a day.
  • George Sand
    George Sand
    French Novelist 1804-1876
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    No one makes a revolution by himself; and there are some revolutions which humanity accomplishes without quite knowing how, because it is everybody who takes them in hand.
  • Charles Dudley Warner
    Charles Dudley Warner
    American writer 1829-1900
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    Perhaps nobody ever accomplishes all that he feels lies in him to do; but nearly every one who tries his power touches the walls of his being.
  • Ernest Hello
    Ernest Hello
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    The man who gives up accomplishes nothing and is only a hindrance. The man who does not give up can move mountains.
  • The reality is that asking the public to fund political campaigns accomplishes nothing. Candidates continue to seek interest-group support through other channels, both financial and in-kind, and corruption problems abound.
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