Quotationz.com  
| | | | | |
   
All Words Any Word Phrase     Highlight Results

 :: Famous Quotations Topic: Ability (70 Quotations)

Quotation Bullet

I have learnt that I am me, that I can do the things that, as one might put it, me can do, but I cannot do the things that me would like to do.
~ Agatha Christie

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

I know I have the ability to do so much more than just stand in front of the camera the rest of my life.
~ Jennie Garth

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.
~ Henry David Thoreau

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

I thought he was a young man of promise, but it appears he is a young man of promises. [Speaking Of Winston Churchill]
~ Arthur James Balfour

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

It is a fine thing to have ability, but the ability to discover ability in others is the true test.
~ Elbert Hubbard

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

It is all one to me if a man comes from Sing Sing Prison or Harvard. We hire a man, not his history.
~ Henry Ford

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

It's pretty hard to be efficient without being obnoxious.
~ Kin Hubbard

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

Just do what you do best.
~ Red Auerbach

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

Knowing what you can not do is more important than knowing what you can do. In fact, that's good taste.
~ Lucille Ball

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

Life has been compared to a race, but the allusion improves by observing, that the most swift are usually the least manageable and the most likely to stray from the course. Great abilities have always been less serviceable to the possessors than moderate ones.
~ Oliver Goldsmith

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

Man cannot live by incompetence alone.
~ Laurence J. Peter

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

Martyrdom is the only way a man can become famous without ability.
~ George Bernard Shaw

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

Natural abilities are like natural plants; they need pruning by study.
~ Francis Bacon

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

Natural abilities can almost compensate for the want of every kind of cultivation, but no cultivation of the mind can make up for the want of natural abilities.
~ Arthur Schopenhauer

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

Never tell a young person that anything cannot be done. God may have been waiting centuries for someone ignorant enough of the impossible to do that very thing.
~ John Andrew Holmes

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

No amount of ability is of the slightest avail without honor.
~ Andrew Carnegie

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

No great intellectual thing was ever done by great effort.
~ John Ruskin

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

Not many men have both good fortune and good sense.
~ Titus Livy

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

Others have done it before me. I can, too.
~ Corporal John Faunce

 

Report Error

Quotation Bullet

Our work is the presentation of our capabilities.
~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

 

Report Error

 

< Previous |

Next > 

Separator
| |

Copyright ©1999, 2015 Haythum Khalid, All rights reserved worldwide.
Page Generation Time: 37 MilliSeconds.