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People are so constituted that everybody would rather undertake what they see others do, whether they have an aptitude for it or not.
~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

 

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People with great gifts are easy to find, but symmetrical and balanced ones never.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

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The abilities of man must fall short on one side or the other, like too scanty a blanket when you are abed. If you pull it upon your shoulders, your feet are left bare; if you thrust it down to your feet, your shoulders are uncovered.
~ Sir William Temple

 

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The boy was as useless as rubber lips on a woodpecker.
~ Earl Pitts

 

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The Creator has not given you a longing to do that which you have no ability to do.
~ Orison Swett Marden

 

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The extent of your consciousness is limited only by your ability to love and to embrace with your love the space around you, and all it contains
~ Ken Carey

 

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The first requisite for success is the ability to apply your physical and mental energies to one problem incessantly without growing weary.
~ Thomas A. Edison

 

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The fox has many tricks. The hedgehog has but one. But that is the best of all.
~ Desiderius Erasmus

 

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The height of ability consists in a thorough knowledge of the real value of things, and of the genius of the age in which we live.
~ Francois De La Rochefoucauld

 

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The king is the man who can.
~ Thomas Carlyle

 

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The person born with a talent they are meant to use will find their greatest happiness in using it.
~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

 

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The principle of all successful effort is to try to do not what is absolutely the best, but what is easily within our power, and suited for our temperament and condition.
~ John Ruskin

 

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The question ''Who ought to be boss?'' is like as ''Who ought to be the tenor in the quartet?'' Obviously, the man who can sing tenor.
~ Henry Ford

 

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The really unhappy person is the one who leaves undone what they can do, and starts doing what they don't understand; no wonder they come to grief.
~ Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

 

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The winds and waves are always on the side of the ablest navigators.
~ Edward Gibbon

 

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The world cares very little about what a man or woman knows; it is what a man or woman is able to do that counts.
~ Booker T. Washington

 

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There are some people who live in a dream world, and there are some who face reality; and then there are those who turn one into the other.
~ Douglas Everett

 

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There is something that is much more scarce, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.
~ Robert Half

 

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They are able because they think they are able.
~ Virgil

 

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To know how to hide one's ability is great skill.
~ Francois De La Rochefoucauld

 

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