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There are people who make things happen, there are people who watch things happen, and there are people who wonder what happened. To be successful, you need to be a person who makes things happen.
– James Lovell, speech to Girl Scouts in DuPage County, Illinois, 1997 - quoted in the Chicago Tribune 2-3-03Rate it:
There are people who make things happen, those who watch what happens, and those who wonder what happened.
– UnknownRate it:
There are people who plant thorns in their garden expecting to gather roses.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
There are people who put their dreams in a little box and say, 'Yes, I've got dreams, of course I've got dreams.' Then they put the box away and bring it out once in awhile to look in it, and yep, they're still there. These are great dreams, but they never even get out of the box. It takes an uncommon amount of guts to put your dreams on the line, to hold them up and say, 'How good or how bad am I' That's where courage comes in.
– Erma BombeckRate it:
There are people who strictly deprive themselves of each and every eatable, drinkable, and smokable which has in any way acquired a shady reputation. They pay this price for health. And health is all they get for it. How strange it is. It is like paying out your whole fortune for a cow that has gone dry.
– Mark TwainRate it:
There are people who think that everything one does with a serious face is sensible.
– G. C. LichtenbergRate it:
There are people who, instead of listening to what is being said to them, are already listening to what they are going to say themselves.
– Albert GuinonRate it:
There are people who, like houses, are beautiful in dilapidation.
– Logan Pearsall SmithRate it:
There are people whom one loves immediately and forever. Even to know they are alive in the world with one is quite enough.
– Nancy SpainRate it:
There are people whose watch stops at a certain hour and who remain permanently at that age.
– Sainte-BeaveRate it:
There are periods in history when change is necessary, and other periods when it is better to keep everything for the time as it is. The art of life is to be in the rhythm of your age.
– Oswald MosleyRate it:
There are persons who, when they cease to shock us, cease to interest us.
– F. H. BradleyRate it:
There are places and moments in which one is so completely alone that one sees the world entire.
– Jules RenardRate it:
There are plenty of good five-cent cigars in the country. The trouble is they cost a quarter. What this country needs is a good five-cent nickel.
– Franklin P. AdamsRate it:
There are plenty of good five-cent cigars in the country. The trouble is they cost a quarter. What this country really needs is a good five-cent nickel.
– Franklin P. AdamsRate it:
There are plenty of recommendations on how to get out of trouble cheaply and fast. Most of them come down to this Deny your responsibility.
– Lyndon B. JohnsonRate it:
There are powers inside of you, if you could discover and use, would make of you everything you ever dreamed or imagined you could become.
– Orison Swett MardenRate it:
There are questions of real power and then there are questions of phony authority. You have to break through the phony authority to begin to fight the real questions of power.
– Angel BlessingRate it:
There are really very important differences between the type of creativity involved in being a scientist and being a technical engineer. It means that I’m able to think in very different ways and come up with approaches to things that are different from the way a basic scientist might think.
– Aubrey de GreyRate it:
There are remarks that sow and remarks that reap.
– Ludwig WittgensteinRate it:
There are risks and costs to a program of action. But they are far less than the long-range risks and costs of comfortable inaction.
– John F. KennedyRate it:
There are sadistic scientists who hurry to hunt down errors instead of establishing the truth.
– Marie CurieRate it:
There are seven sins in the world: Wealth without work, Pleasure without conscience, Knowledge without character, Commerce without morality, Science without humanity, Worship without sacrifice and politics without principle.
– Mahatma GandhiRate it:
There are several good protections against temptations, but the surest is cowardice.
– Mark TwainRate it:
There are situations in which torture is not merely permissible but morally mandatory.
– Michael LevinRate it:

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