Quotes: potential

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  • Leo Buscaglia
    Leo Buscaglia
    American author and motivational speaker 1924-1998
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    Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
  • Peter Ustinov
    Peter Ustinov
    British actor, writer, director 1921-
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    Unfortunately, the balance of nature decrees that a super-abundance of dreams is paid for by a growing potential for nightmares.
  • Bo Bennett
    Bo Bennett
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    Untapped potential is the difference between where a person is now and where he or she can be.
  • Blake Mycoskie
    Blake Mycoskie
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    Walk away from anyone who is unduly focused on vacation and compensation. It's a sign of potential trouble. No matter how talented you are, if you don't really want to work at TOMS, you'll never work out here.
  • Alva Myrdal
    Alva Myrdal
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    War is murder. And the military preparations now being made for a potential major confrontation are aimed at collective murder. In a nuclear age the victims would be numbered by the millions. This naked truth must be faced.
  • Bill Richardson
    Bill Richardson
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    We as a people, as a state, and as a community, have too much promise, too much potential, and too much at stake to go any other way than forward. We are too strong in our hearts, too innovative in our minds, and too firm in our beliefs to retreat from our goals.
  • Bob Brown
    Bob Brown
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    We people of the Earth exist because our potential was there in the Big Bang, 13.7 billion years ago, as the universe exploded into being.
  • Harry S. Truman
    Harry S. Truman
    American president 1884-1972
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    We shall never be able to remove suspicion and fear as potential causes of war until communication is permitted to flow, free and open, across international boundaries.
  • Beth Brooke
    Beth Brooke
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    What is clear is that business leaders must commit to champion change - to be transparent about their goals for change, to align their incentives systems to drive the change, and to make sure their work environments are flexible in a way that allows men and women who choose to work to be able to achieve all of their potential.
  • Tony Buzan
    Tony Buzan
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    Whatever your discipline, become a student of excellence in all things. Take every opportunity to observe people who manifest the qualities of mastery. These models of excellence will inspire you and guide you toward the fulfillment of your highest potential.
  • When the mind is really absent, in that silence, in that unlimited space, your potential starts glowing, radiating, flowering. Suddenly you are full of cherry blossoms, a new presence, a new fragrance.
  • Beny Steinmetz
    Beny Steinmetz
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    When you sell a prospecting concession, you're only selling potential. You pay tolls for the right to invest and look for something.
  • Boris Yeltsin
    Boris Yeltsin
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    While maintaining our nuclear potential at the proper level, we need to devote more attention to developing the entire range of means of information warfare.
  • Albert Camus
    Albert Camus
    French writer and essayist 1913-1960
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    Whoever today speaks of human existence in terms of power, efficiency, and ''historical tasks'' is an actual or potential assassin.
  • Bob Barr
    Bob Barr
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    Widespread use of online voting will create the potential for abuse that will make the problems inherent in e-voting pale in comparison.