Quotes by skill

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  • Charles Swindoll
    Charles Swindoll
    American Pastor, writer
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    Attitude is more important than the past, than education, than money, than circumstances, than what people do or say. It is more important than appearance, giftedness, or skill.
  • Edmund Burke
    Edmund Burke
    English politician and philosopher 1729-1797
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    He that wrestles with us strengthens our nerves, and sharpens our skill. Our antagonist is our helper. This amicable conflict with difficulty helps us to an intimate acquaintance with our object, and compels us to consider it in all its relations. It will not suffer us to be superficial.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    It requires a great deal of boldness and a great deal of caution to make a great fortune, and when you have it, it requires ten times as much skill to keep it.
  • George Eliot
    George Eliot
    English writer and poet 1819-1880
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    'Tis God gives skill, but not without men's hand: He could not make Antonio Stradivarius's violins without Antonio.
  • Doug Larson
    Doug Larson
    American columnist and editor 1926-2017
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    A weed is a plant that has mastered every survival skill except for learning how to grow in rows.
  • Barry Ritholtz
    Barry Ritholtz
    American author and newspaper columnist
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    Anyone can make an article longer; the skill is keeping it tight and lean.
  • Eric Gill
    Eric Gill
    English sculptor and typeface designer 1882-1940
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    Art is skill, that is the first meaning of the word.
  • Robert Half
    Robert Half
    American businessman, founder of Robert Half HR consulting firm
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    Asking the right questions takes as much skill as giving the right answers.
  • Ben Horowitz
    Ben Horowitz
    American businessman, investor, blogger, and author 1966-
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    By far the most difficult skill I learned as a C.E.O. was the ability to manage my own psychology. Organizational design, process design, metrics, hiring and firing were all relatively straightforward skills to master compared with keeping my mind in check.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    Commerce is a game of skill which everyone cannot play and few can play well.
  • Brian Tracy
    Brian Tracy
    Canadian-American motivational public speaker and self-development aut 1944-
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    Communication is a skill that you can learn. It's like riding a bicycle or typing. If you're willing to work at it, you can rapidly improve the quality of very part of your life.
  • Brit Hume
    Brit Hume
    American journalist and political commentator 1943-
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    Fairness is not an attitude. It's a professional skill that must be developed and exercised.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.
  • Brad Sherman
    Brad Sherman
    American politician 1954-
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    George Bush has shown great skill at disguising an incredibly weak foreign policy.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    I hate this shallow Americanism which hopes to get rich by credit, to get knowledge by raps on midnight tables, to learn the economy of the mind by phrenology, or skill without study, or mastery without apprenticeship.
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