Quotes by challenge
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American lawyer, Associate Justice of the US Supreme Court 1908-1993
A child born to a Black mother in a state like Mississippi has exactly the same rights as a white baby born to the wealthiest person in the United States. It's not true, but I challenge anyone to say it is not a goal worth working for.
American motivational speaker, author and radio DJ 1945-
Be determined to handle any challenge in a way that will make you grow.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
American poet 1819-1892
Critics are sentinels in the grand army of letters, stationed at the corners of newspapers and reviews, to challenge every new author.
French writer 1821-1880
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.
American film and television actor 1959-
A great deal of my battle, as an actor, is to whittle away the things that make me self-conscious and try to trick myself into not being self-conscious. So, it's always a challenge, whether I'm lying in a hospital bed or flying around with a rocket pack on my back, or what have you. On the best of days, it's a challenge for me.
American author, reporter and commentator 1917-1998
A supreme social challenge.
Carrie P. Meek
American politician 1926-
America may be slow to rise to a challenge. But our history has shown that once we make up our minds to really do something, nothing can stand in our way.
American journalist 1968-
Any time you challenge a big powerful person or special interest, there's going to be blowback.
American singer, songwriter, actress, and filmmaker 1942-
Art does not exist only to entertain, but also to challenge one to think, to provoke, even to disturb, in a constant search for truth.
American author, professor, feminist (born G.J.Watkins) 1952-
As we search as a nation for constructive ways to challenge racism and white supremacy, it is absolutely essential that progressive female voices gain a hearing.Source: Ending Racism Killing Rage
Benigno Aquino III
Filipino politician 1960-
As you may know, the Millennium Challenge Corporation, or MCC, awards grants only to countries which rule justly, promote economic freedom, and invest in their people.
American gymnastics coach 1942-
Back in Romania, always I was struggling to compete with Vladislav Rastorotsky, the great Russian coach of Lyudmila Turishcheva. He was a powerful coach, internationally. I took him like the major challenge of my life, and pretty soon I'm beating him and we are pushing each other so hard, so fierce. But out of the arena, we are friends.
American actress, comedian, director and producer 1961-
Because I've been so blessed with a background in nursing and spent so much time with patients at a really intimate, vulnerable time in their lives, the one lesson I've learned is that you never turn down a challenge where you can keep your creative integrity and your heart and soul and your sense of self.
American author 1977-
Challenge is the pathway to engagement and progress in our lives. But not all challenges are created equal. Some challenges make us feel alive, engaged, connected, and fulfilled. Others simply overwhelm us. Knowing the difference as you set bigger and bolder challenges for yourself is critical to your sanity, success, and satisfaction.
Change can either challenge or threaten us. Your beliefs pave your way to success or block you.