Quotes: obstacles

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  • Orison Swett Marden
    Orison Swett Marden
    American inspirational author 1848-1924
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    Most of our obstacles would melt away if, instead of cowering before them, we should make up our minds to walk boldly through them.
  • John Quincy Adams
    John Quincy Adams
    American statesman 1767-1848
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    Courage and perseverance have a magical talisman, before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish into air.
  • John F. Kennedy
    John F. Kennedy
    American politician 1917-1963
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    A man does what he must - in spite of personal consequences, in spite of obstacles and dangers - and this is the basis of all human morality.
  • A successful woman preacher was once asked what special obstacles have you met as a woman in the ministry? Not one, she answered, except the lack of a minister's wife.
  • Carrie Vaughn
    Carrie Vaughn
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    All writing and publishing is very difficult, regardless of genre. There are going to be obstacles no matter what.
  • Swami Ramdas
    Swami Ramdas
    Indian saint, philosopher, philanthropist and pilgrim 1884-1963
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    Be patient. The path of self-discipline that leads to God-realization is not an easy path: obstacles and sufferings are on the path; the latter you must bear, and the former overcome - all by His help. His help comes only through concentration. Repetition of God's name helps concentration.
  • Andy Hertzfeld
    Andy Hertzfeld
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    Being idealistic really helps you overcome some of the many obstacles put in your path.
  • Norman Vincent Peale
    Norman Vincent Peale
    American minister and author 1898-1993
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    Enthusiasm releases the drive to carry you over obstacles and adds significance to all you do.
  • Zig Ziglar
    Zig Ziglar
    American author, salesman, and motivational speaker. 1926-2012
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    Every sale has five basic obstacles: no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.
  • Boris Kodjoe
    Boris Kodjoe
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    Everybody goes through obstacles and problems and issues and turn their backs on people that we are fond of and love just because we hurt; and everybody goes through that.
  • W. Clement Stone
    W. Clement Stone
    American businessman and author 1902-
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    Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.
  • Ann Bancroft
    Ann Bancroft
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    For me, the greatest obstacles are never on the ice itself. That's the area I excel in. That's where my passion is. I think we all strive to push ourselves, to overcome our struggles. And when we do, we get to know ourselves better.
  • Bertrand Russell
    Bertrand Russell
    English philosopher and mathematician 1872-1970
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    Freedom in general may be defined as the absence of obstacles to the realization of desires.
  • Carlos Ghosn
    Carlos Ghosn
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    Good is somebody who delivered and allowed the company to overcome obstacles, without leaving a profound impact on its culture. Great is somebody who leads his company to achievements and performance and value that nobody was expecting it had.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    He is the best sailor who can steer within fewest points of the wind, and exact a motive power out of the greatest obstacles.
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