Quotes: accomplishments

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  • Robert H. Schuller
    Robert H. Schuller
    American Christian televangelist, pastor, motivational speaker, and au 1926-2015
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    Today's accomplishments were yesterday's impossibilities.
  • Do not let your grand ambitions stand in the way of small but meaningful accomplishments.
  • Earl Warren
    Earl Warren
    American jurist and politician 1891-1974
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    I always turn to the sports page first, which records people's accomplishments. The front page has nothing, but man's failures.
  • Arthur Ashe
    Arthur Ashe
    Robert Ashe Jr 1943-1993
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    I don't want to be remembered for my tennis accomplishments.
  • A. P. Gouthey
    A. P. Gouthey
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    If life were measured by accomplishments, most of us would die in infancy.
  • Lord Chesterfield
    Lord Chesterfield
    English statesman, diplomat and writer (Philip Dormer Stanhope) 1694-1773
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    Knowledge may give weight, but accomplishments give luster, and many more people see than weigh.
  • G. C. Lichtenberg
    G. C. Lichtenberg
    German writer and physicist 1742-1799
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    Man can acquire accomplishments or he can become an animal, whichever he wants. God makes the animals, man makes himself.
  • Althea Gibson
    Althea Gibson
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    No matter what accomplishments you make, somebody helped you.
  • Calvin Coolidge
    Calvin Coolidge
    American president 1872-1933
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    Perhaps one of the most important accomplishments of my administration has been minding my own business.
    Source: The quotable Calvin Coolidge: sensible words for a new century (2001)
  • Camille Paglia
    Camille Paglia
    American academic and social critic 1947-
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    The capitalist distribution network, a complex chain of factory, transport, warehouse and retail outlet, is one of the greatest male accomplishments in the history of culture.
    Source: Sexual Personae: Art and Decadence from Nefertiti to Emily Dickinson (1990)
  • Thomas J. Watson
    Thomas J. Watson
    American Businessman, Founder of IBM 1899-1956
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    The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.
  • Ed Parker
    Ed Parker
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    The intelligent man is one who has successfully fulfilled many accomplishments, and is yet willing to learn more.
  • Gustave Flaubert
    Gustave Flaubert
    French writer 1821-1880
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    The most glorious moments in your life are not the so-called days of success, but rather those days when out of dejection and despair you feel rise in you a challenge to life, and the promise of future accomplishments.
  • Bob Cousy
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    The MVP award was very satisfying in terms of personal accomplishments, but the championship was the most important thing of all.
  • Earl Warren
    Earl Warren
    American jurist and politician 1891-1974
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    The sports page records people's accomplishments, the front page usually records nothing, but man's failures.
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