Quotes: obstacles

Quotes 31 till 45 of 60.

  • Dale Carnegie
    Dale Carnegie
    American writer and lecturer 1888-1955
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    One of the serious obstacles to the improvement of our race is indiscriminate charity.
  • Benny Goodman
    Benny Goodman
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    One way or the other, if you want to find reasons why you shouldn't keep on, you'll find 'em. The obstacles are all there; there are a million of 'em.
  • Albert Schweitzer
    Albert Schweitzer
    German theologian and doctor 1875-1965
    Albert Schweitzer
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    One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
  • Eugene Wilson
    Eugene Wilson
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    Only the curious will learn and only the resolute overcome the obstacles to learning. The quest quotient has always excited me more than the intelligence quotient.
  • John Quincy Adams
    John Quincy Adams
    American statesman 1767-1848
    John Quincy Adams
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    Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.
  • Robert H. Schuller
    Robert H. Schuller
    American Christian televangelist, pastor, motivational speaker, and au 1926-2015
    Robert H. Schuller
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    Press on. Obstacles are seldom the same size tomorrow as they are today.
  • Bill Richardson
    Bill Richardson
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    Raising a family is difficult enough. But it's even more difficult for single parents struggling to make ends meet. They don't need more obstacles. They need more opportunities.
  • Barbara Sher
    Barbara Sher
    American speaker, lifestyle coach, and author 1935-
    Barbara Sher
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    Real obstacles don't take you in circles. They can be overcome. Invented ones are like a maze.
  • Buddy Ebsen
    Buddy Ebsen
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    Remember, that of all the elements that comprise a human being, the most important, the most essential, the one that will sustain, transcend, overcome and vanquish obstacles is - Spirit!
  • Washington Irving
    Washington Irving
    American writer 1783-1859
    Washington Irving
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    Some minds seem almost to create themselves, springing up under every disadvantage and working their solitary but irresistible way through a thousand obstacles.
  • Bill Bradley
    Bill Bradley
    American former professional basketball player and politician 1943-
    Bill Bradley
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    Sports is a metaphor for overcoming obstacles and achieving against great odds. Athletes, in times of difficulty, can be important role models.
  • Norman Vincent Peale
    Norman Vincent Peale
    American minister and author 1898-1993
    Norman Vincent Peale
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    Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.
  • Booker T. Washington
    Booker T. Washington
    American Black Leader and Educator 1856-1915
    Booker T. Washington
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    Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which one has overcome while trying to succeed.
  • Theodore Roosevelt
    Theodore Roosevelt
    American statesman 1858-1919
    Theodore Roosevelt
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    The boy who is going to make a great man must not make up his mind merely to overcome a thousand obstacles, but to win in spite of a thousand repulses and defeats.
  • Alfred A. Montapert
    Alfred A. Montapert
    American writer
    Alfred A. Montapert
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    The majority see the obstacles; the few see the objectives; history records the successes of the latter, while oblivion is the reward of the former.