Quotes by pursuit

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  • Mario Andretti
    Mario Andretti
    Italian-born American former racing driver 1940-
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    Desire is the key to motivation, but it's the determination and commitment to an unrelenting pursuit of your goal - a commitment to excellence - that will enable you to attain the success you seek.
  • Education is not merely a means for earning a living or an instrument for the acquisition of wealth. It is an initiation into life of spirit, a training of the human soul in the pursuit of truth and the practice of virtue.
  • Lawana Blackwell
    Lawana Blackwell
    English writer 1952-
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    I've grown to realize the joy that comes from little victories is preferable to the fun that comes from ease and the pursuit of pleasure.
  • B. H. Liddell Hart
    B. H. Liddell Hart
    British soldier and military historian 1895-1970
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    A complacent satisfaction with present knowledge is the chief bar to the pursuit of knowledge.
  • William Cowper
    William Cowper
    English poet 1731-1800
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    A life of ease is a difficult pursuit.
  • Anthony Trollope
    Anthony Trollope
    British writer 1815-1882
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    A man's love, till it has been chastened and fastened by the feeling of duty which marriage brings with it, is instigated mainly by the difficulty of pursuit.
  • Bo Bennett
    Bo Bennett
    American author 1972-
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    A rejection is nothing more than a necessary step in the pursuit of success.
  • Mary McCarthy
    Mary McCarthy
    American author 1912-1989
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    A society person who is enthusiastic about modern painting or Truman Capote is already half a traitor to his class. It is middle-class people who, quite mistakenly, imagine that a lively pursuit of the latest in reading and painting will advance their status in the world.
  • Carl Sagan
    Carl Sagan
    American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
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    Accommodation to change, the thoughtful pursuit of alternative futures are keys to the survival of civilization and perhaps of the human species.
  • Bernard Malamud
    Bernard Malamud
    American novelist 1914-1986
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    Ah, Dubin, you meet a pretty girl on the road and are braced to hop on a horse in pursuit of youth.
  • Ernest Hemingway
    Ernest Hemingway
    American writer 1899-1961
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    All you can be sure about in a political-minded writer is that if his work should last you will have to skip the politics when you read it. Many of the so-called politically enlisted writers change their politics frequently . Perhaps it can be respected as a form of the pursuit of happiness.
  • Denis Waitley
    Denis Waitley
    American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-
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    As long as we are persistence in our pursuit of our deepest destiny, we will continue to grow. We cannot choose the day or time when we will fully bloom. It happens in its own time.
  • Wayne Dyer
    Wayne Dyer
    American philosopher, self-help author, and a motivational speaker. 1940-2015
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    Deficiency motivation doesn't work. It will lead to a life-long pursuit of try to fix me. Learn to appreciate what you have and where and who you are.
  • Bob Taft
    Bob Taft
    American politician and attorney 1942-
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    Everything depends on a good job - strong families, strong communities, the pursuit of the American dream, and a tax base to support schools for our kids and services for our seniors.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
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    Folly is the direct pursuit of Happiness and Beauty.
    Source: Maxims for Revolutionists (1903) #103
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