Quotes: potential

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  • Bob Beauprez
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    Every time Washington regulators pass down another heavy-handed rule or levy another hefty fine, Colorado loses potential jobs, revenue, and economic security.
  • Anne Frank
    Anne Frank
    Dutch Jewish Refugee, Diarist 1929-1945
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    Everyone has inside of him a piece of good news. The good news is that you don't know how great you can be! How much you can love! What you can accomplish! And what your potential is!
  • Diana Spencer Princess of Wales
    Diana Spencer Princess of Wales
    British princess 1961-1997
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    Everyone needs to be valued. Everyone has the potential to give something back.
  • Barack Obama
    Barack Obama
    American politician 1961-
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    Focusing your life solely on making a buck shows a certain poverty of ambition. It asks too little of yourself. Because it's only when you hitch your wagon to something larger than yourself that you realize your true potential.
    Source: Power in Words: The Stories Behind Barack Obamas Speeches, from the State House to the White House
  • Brad Henry
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    For only by nurturing the minds and strengthening the values of our children can we give them an opportunity to be full, productive citizens, to reach their God-given potential, and to have good jobs right here in Oklahoma.
  • Lawrence Durrell
    Lawrence Durrell
    British Author 1912-1990
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    For us artists there waits the joyous compromise through art with all that wounded or defeated us in daily life; in this way, not to evade destiny, as the ordinary people try to do, but to fulfil it in its true potential, the imagination.
  • Abdul Kalam
    Abdul Kalam
    Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam better known as A 1931-2015
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    God, our Creator, has stored within our minds and personalities, great potential strength and ability. Prayer helps us tap and develop these powers.
  • Benny Green
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    He would catapult you forward, and that was his intention with the Jazz Messengers. He would take young people with a potential and help them develop a voice as a player and as a writer.
  • Ben Gibbard
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    How I wish you could see the potential
    The potential of you and me
    It's like a book elegantly bound, but
    In a language that you can't read just yet You got to spend some time, love
    You got to spend some time with me
    And I know that you'll find love
    I will possess your heart
    Source: Narrow Stairs I Will Possess Your Heart
  • Human beings the world over need freedom and security that they may be able to realize their full potential.
  • Peace Pilgrim
    Peace Pilgrim
    American non-denominational spiritual teacher, mystic and pacifist 1908-1981
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    Humanity has only scratched the surface of its real potential.
  • Gore Vidal
    Gore Vidal
    American writer and criticus 1925-
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    I don't even read most reviews, unless there is a potential lawsuit on view.
  • Ann Rule
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    I want to warn potential victims. Many of them are women, and many of them are battered women. It's a cause for me. When I look back, though, so many of the books I've written are about wives who just couldn't get away.
  • Stephen Hawking
    Stephen Hawking
    English theoretical physicist, cosmologist, author and Director 1942-2018
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    I was never top of the class at school, but my classmates must have seen potential in me, because my nickname was 'Einstein.'

  • Diana Spencer Princess of Wales
    Diana Spencer Princess of Wales
    British princess 1961-1997
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    I will fight for my children on any level so they can reach their potential as human beings and in their public duties.