Quotes by attainment
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Scottish writer 1812-1904
''Where there is a will there is a way.'' is an old true saying. He who resolves upon doing a thing, by that very resolution often scales the barriers to it, and secures its achievement. To think we are able, is almost to be so - to determine upon attainment is frequently attainment itself.
Thornton T. Munger
American scientist and environmentalist 1883-1975
Life is given for wisdom, and yet we are not wise; for goodness, and we are not good; for overcoming evil, and evil remains; for patience and sympathy and love, and yet we are fretful and hard and weak and selfish. We are keyed not to attainment, but to the struggle toward it.
Paul J. Meyer
American businessman and business consultant 1928-
Determine what specific goal you want to achieve. Then dedicate yourself to its attainment with unswerving singleness of purpose, the trenchant zeal of a crusader.
American writer, filmmaker, teacher, and political activist 1933-2004
Existence is no more than the precarious attainment of relevance in an intensely mobile flux of past, present, and future.
Bernard of Clairvaux
French abbot and leader in the reform of Benedictine monasticism 1090-1153
It is no great thing to be humble when you are brought low; but to be humble when you are praised is a great and rare attainment.
Miguel de Cervantes
Spanish writer 1547-1616
Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish.
Russian writer 1828-1910
Man lives consciously for himself, but is an unconscious instrument in the attainment of the historic, universal, aims of humanity.
Benigno Aquino III
Filipino politician 1960-
My administration's compact with the Filipino people will demand no less than the attainment of lasting peace and equitable prosperity. We will employ all the tools at our disposal to achieve this.
American poet, essayist, and educator 1913-1980
Nothing is so envied as genius, nothing so hopeless of attainment by labor alone. Though labor always accompanies the greatest genius, without the intellectual gift labor alone will do little.
Carl von Clausewitz
Prussian general and military 1780-1831
Our discussion has shown that while in war many different roads can lead to the goal, to the attainment of the political object, fighting is the only possible means.Source: On War (1832)
Indian politician 1917-1985
Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment, full effort is full victory.
Success doesn't mean the absence of failures; it means the attainment of ultimate objectives. It means winning the war, not every battle.
British statesman of the Conservative Party 1867-1947
The attainment of an ideal is often the beginning of a disillusion.
Thai King 1927-2016
The attainment of the present status of Thailand has to depend on the ability or the actions of all the inhabitants of the country.
Bryant H. McGill
American journalist and author 1969-
The supreme lesson of any education should be to think for yourself and to be yourself; absent this attainment, education creates dangerous, stupefying conformity.
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