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A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others. Ayn Rand, writer
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Happiness is not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort. Franklin D. Roosevelt, president
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For me life is continuously being hungry. The meaning of life is not simply to exist, to survive, but to move ahead, to go up, to achieve, to conquer. Arnold Schwarzenegger, actor
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You can't use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have. Maya Angelou, poet
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Success isn't owned, it's leased. And rent is due every day. J.J. Watt, footballer
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Remember that great love and great achievements involve great risk. Dalai Lama, leader
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Cherish your visions and your dreams, as they are the children of your soul; the blueprints of your ultimate achievements. Napoleon Hill, writer
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If you can't do great things, do small things in a great way. Napoleon Hill, writer
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The mind always fail first, not the body. The secret is to make your mind work for you, not against you. Arnold Schwarzenegger, actor
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You can, you should, and if you’re brave enough to start, you will. Stephen King, author
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The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials. Confucius, philosopher
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Only those who attempt the absurd can achieve the impossible. Albert Einstein, physicist
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Help others achieve their dreams and you will achieve yours. Les Brown, motivational speaker
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Great achievers are driven, not so much by the pursuit of success, but by the fear of failure. Larry Ellison, businessman
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A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve,not by the desire to beat others. Ayn Rand, writer
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If my mind can conceive it and my heart can believe it, I know I can achieve it. Jesse Jackson, activist
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After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb. Nelson Mandela, statesman
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What ever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve. Napoleon Hill, writer
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To achieve great things, two things are needed: a plan, and not quite enough time. Leonard Bernstein, composer
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To achieve the impossible, it is precisely the unthinkable that must be thought. Tom Robbins, author
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I believe you can achieve anything if you work hard enough to get it. Victoria Beckham, musician
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Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding. Albert Einstein, physicist
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Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice; it is not a thing to be waited for: it is a thing to be achieved. William Jennings Bryant,
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When you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it. Paulo Coelho, novelist
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If you look to others for fulfillment, you will never be truly fulfilled. Lao Tzu, philosopher
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There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure. Paulo Coelho, novelist
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The more you dream the more you achieve. Michael Phelps, swimmer
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If you set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing. Margaret Thatcher, leader
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You have to fight to reach your dream. You have to sacrifice and work hard for it. Lionel Messi, footballer
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We're so engaged in doing things to achieve purposes of outer value that we forget the inner value, the rapture that is associated with being alive, is what it is all about. Joseph Campbell, author
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I never could have achieved the success that I have without setting physical activity and health goals. Bonnie Blair, athlete
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An American will go to hell for a bag of coffee. American Proverbs,
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I worked hard. Anyone who works as hard as I did can achieve the same results. Johann Sebastian Bach, composer
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Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress. Nicholas M. Butler, philosopher
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To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to. Khalil Gibran, poet
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On occasion we need to make a second effort - and a third effort, and a fourth effort, and as many degrees of effort as may be required to accomplish what we strive to achieve. Thomas S. Monson, clergyman
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Permanent success cannot be achieved except by incessant intellectual labour, always inspired by the ideal. Sarah Bernhardt, actress
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Getting through high school and college was one of my greatest achievements. Ann Bancroft, explorer
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Those who dare to fail miserably can achieve greatly. John F. Kennedy, president
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I miss that sensation of a small achievement feeling like a really big deal. Gavin DeGraw, musician
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Fiction is sort of a way to set the record straight, and let people at least believe that justice can be achieved and the right outcomes can occur. David Baldacci, novelist
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The only question to ask yourself is, how much are you willing to sacrifice to achieve this success? Larry Flynt, publisher
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It is above all by the imagination that we achieve perception and compassion and hope. Ursula K. Le Guin, writer
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Many people genuinely do not want to be saints, and it is probable that some who achieve or aspire to sainthood have never felt much temptation to be human beings. George Orwell, author
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Our life dreams the Utopia. Our death achieves the Ideal. Victor Hugo, author
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The principal rule of art is to please and to move. All the other rules were created to achieve this first one. Jean Racine, dramatist
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Only those who attempt the absurd will achieve the impossible. I think it's in my basement... let me go upstairs and check. M. C. Escher, artist
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Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some hire public relations officers. Daniel J. Boorstin, historian
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If my poetry aims to achieve anything, it's to deliver people from the limited ways in which they see and feel. Jim Morrison, musician
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Superhuman effort isn't worth a damn unless it achieves results. Ernest Shackleton, explorer
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Simplicity is the final achievement. After one has played a vast quantity of notes and more notes, it is simplicity that emerges as the crowning reward of art. Frederic Chopin, composer
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It is only the enlightened ruler and the wise general who will use the highest intelligence of the army for the purposes of spying, and thereby they achieve great results. Sun Tzu, philosopher
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The American dream, to me, means having the opportunity to achieve, because I don't think you should be guaranteed anything other than opportunity. Lenny Wilkens,
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Man is most nearly himself when he achieves the seriousness of a child at play. Heraclitus, philosopher
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I know, to banish anger altogether from one's breast is a difficult task. It cannot be achieved through pure personal effort. It can be done only by God's grace. Mahatma Gandhi, leader
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A desire presupposes the possibility of action to achieve it; action presupposes a goal which is worth achieving. Ayn Rand, writer
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We may achieve climate, but weather is thrust upon us. O. Henry, writer
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Chess is a sport. The main object in the game of chess remains the achievement of victory. Max Euwe, celebrity
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Immortality is not a gift, Immortality is an achievement; And only those who strive mightily Shall possess it. Edgar Lee Masters, poet
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Science never gives up searching for truth, since it never claims to have achieved it. John Charles Polanyi, scientist
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Without reflection, we go blindly on our way, creating more unintended consequences, and failing to achieve anything useful. Margaret J. Wheatley, writer
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Believe you can and you’re halfway there. Theodore Roosevelt, president
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A tragic irony of life is that we so often achieve success or financial independence after the chief reason for which we sought it has passed away. Ellen Glasgow, novelist
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High achievers spot rich opportunities swiftly, make big decisions quickly and move into action immediately. Follow these principles and you can make your dreams come true. Robert H. Schuller, clergyman
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If you had to identify, in one word, the reason why the human race has not achieved, and never will achieve, its full potential, that word would be 'meetings.' Dave Barry, journalist
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Until women are as ambitious as men, they're not gong to achieve as much as men. Sheryl Sandberg, businesswoman
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Best results are often achieved well before you need a job, by consistently networking so that when you find yourself job-hunting you have a large network to work with. Erik Qualman, author
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I remember in particular my first victory when I achieved a very fast time in what were perfect conditions but since then the wind has always been a factor against me. Haile Gebrselassie, athlete
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Take those chances and you can achieve greatness, whereas if you go conservative, you'll never know. I truly believe what doesn't kill you makes you stronger. Even if you fail, learning and moving on is sometimes the best thing. Danica Patrick, celebrity
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Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away. Antoine de Saint-Exupery, novelist
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We cannot attribute to fortune or virtue that which is achieved without either. Niccolo Machiavelli, writer
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If you're trying to achieve, there will be roadblocks. I've had them; everybody has had them. But obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it. Michael Jordan, athlete
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All I ever intended was to make a living at what I do. Everything I've achieved since then is above and beyond. Shania Twain, musician
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If you can dream it, then you can achieve it. You will get all you want in life if you help enough other people get what they want. Zig Ziglar, author
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Congress, the press, and the bureaucracy too often focus on how much money or effort is spent, rather than whether the money or effort actually achieves the announced goal. Donald Rumsfeld, politician
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If you are going to achieve excellence in big things, you develop the habit in little matters. Excellence is not an exception, it is a prevailing attitude. Colin Powell, statesman
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To achieve great things, two things are needed; a plan, and not quite enough time. Leonard Bernstein, composer
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We shall never achieve harmony with land, any more than we shall achieve absolute justice or liberty for people. In these higher aspirations, the important thing is not to achieve but to strive. Aldo Leopold, environmentalist
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Perseverance - a lowly virtue whereby mediocrity achieves an inglorious success. Ambrose Bierce, journalist
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Prosperity or egalitarianism - you have to choose. I favor freedom - you never achieve real equality anyway: you simply sacrifice prosperity for an illusion. Mario Vargas Llosa, writer
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Utopianism is probably a necessary social device for generating the superhuman efforts without which no major revolution is achieved. Eric Hobsbawm, historian
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However, we all share the firm belief in the triumph of humanist and progressive values that mankind has achieved during its long history of struggle and creativeness. Tran Duc Luong, statesman
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Success is achieved and maintained by those who try and keep trying. W. Clement Stone, businessman
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The goal in life is to be solid, whereas the way that life works is totally fluid, so you can never actually achieve that goal. Damien Hirst, artist
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But having set myself these goals, I had to work really hard to achieve them. Imran Khan, athlete
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Very early in life I became fascinated with the wonders language can achieve. And I began playing with words. Gwendolyn Brooks, poet
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Contemplation and wisdom are highest achievements and man is not totally at home with them. Gabriel Marcel, philosopher
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Servant leadership is the foundation and the secret of Sam Walton's ability to achieve team synergy. Michael Bergdahl, author
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I had gained so much confidence through my college achievements that I wanted to tackle the world. Donna Rice, celebrity
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And indeed if you think you're a genius at something, what you achieve is very much according to your expectations; if you think you're no good, you're not going to get anywhere. Diana Wynne Jones, writer
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Father was the eldest son and the heir apparent, and he set the standard for being a Rockefeller very high, so every achievement was taken for granted and perfection was the norm. David Rockefeller, businessman
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What the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve. Napolean Hill, author
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That the way to achieve higher standards of living for all is through science and technology, taking advantage of better tools, methods and organization. Charles E. Wilson, businessman
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As the bull market goes on, people who take great risks achieve great rewards, seemingly without punishment. It's like crime without punishment or sex without sin. Ron Chernow, author
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You will never know true freedom until you achieve financial freedom. Robert T Kiyosaki, businessman
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Desire is creation, is the magical element in that process. If there were an instrument by which to measure desire, one could foretell achievement. Willa Cather, author
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Though men are apt to flatter and exalt themselves with their great achievements, yet these are, in truth, very often owing not so much to design as chance. Francois de la Rochefoucauld, writer
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Progress, of the best kind, is comparatively slow. Great results cannot be achieved at once; and we must be satisfied to advance in life as we walk, step by step. Samuel Smiles, author
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Free nations with different histories, economies and a vast amount of stubborn pride will never achieve complete agreement, even when they desire the same objectives. Arthur Hays Sulzberger, publisher
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Students today are a pretty solemn lot. One of the really notable achievements of the twentieth century has been to make the young old before their time. Robertson Davies, novelist
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I do not pretend to start with precise questions. I do not think you can start with anything precise. You have to achieve such precision as you can, as you go along. Bertrand Russell, philosopher
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If you can't believe, you can't achieve. Jeff Long, writer
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I don't know what makes someone hip. The goal is artist achievement and the best work we can do with no limitation. Rick Rubin, businessman
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Europe has always represented a major strategic opportunity to achieve our goal of creating and building an enduring global brand. Howard Schultz, businessman
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For the first time in 15 years, Georgia this winter has its electric power guaranteed without deficit. This is a historic achievement. Mikhail Saakashvili, statesman
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It's a good feeling to see the kids try to make it, try to get to the big leagues. Everyone here has an opportunity to achieve his dream. I was lucky I was able to achieve my dream. Tony Oliva, athlete
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I assure this committee that, if I am confirmed, I will be strictly independent of all political influences... essential to that institution's ability to function effectively and achieve its mandated objectives. Ben Bernanke,
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I want to say with the utmost of sincerity, not as a Republican, but as an American, that I have great respect for Senator Obama's historic achievement to become his party's nominee, not because of his color, but with indifference to it. Mike Huckabee, politician
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We cannot continue to rely only on our military in order to achieve the national security objectives that we've set. We've got to have a civilian national security force that's just as powerful, just as strong, just as well-funded. Barack Obama, president
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In order to achieve optimal economic growth, Congress must adhere to sane spending guidelines while promoting smart policies devoted to growing businesses and creating jobs. Michael Steele, politician
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As far as my dreams go, all I want to do is be a working actor, and I happily achieved that. Lucas Grabeel, actor
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I find it hard to believe that human beings are the crowning achievement of life on earth. Something better than us has to come along. Doug Coupland, author
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Achievements on the golf course are not what matters, decency and honesty are what matter. Tiger Woods, athlete
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Republicans have offered dozens of comprehensive healthcare plans many of which achieve comprehensive healthcare reform without breaking what's working in healthcare. We want to fix what's broken in healthcare. Paul Ryan, politician
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My proudest achievement has been the success of the shows and artists I have been involved with, because they were made in Britain. Simon Cowell, entertainer
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I have been in Congress for more than a half century. I have lived through times of fear and times of hope. Of despair and of achievement. I have seen our government at its best, but today I fear that we see our government at its worst. Robert Byrd, politician
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Of course, violence will not end with our combat mission. Extremists will continue to set off bombs, attack Iraqi civilians and try to spark sectarian strife. But ultimately, these terrorists will fail to achieve their goals. Barack Obama, president
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Today, Democrats not only have the White House; they have the Senate too. So we have to be realistic about what we can and cannot achieve, while at the same recognizing that realism should never be confused with capitulation. Mitch McConnell, politician
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This is what America is about when it comes to understanding that it is equal opportunity versus equal achievement. Each and every one of us has the opportunity for greatness in this country. Allen West, politician
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Ultimately you want to do something in life that people will remember. And with Buffy, I did that. I don't feel like I need to achieve something. I just do it because it's fun. And that takes the pressure off. Sarah Michelle Gellar, actress
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The three top issues have to be restoring jobs and private sector job growth to our country, getting the entitlement mess under control, and restoring back to our country a sense of self-confidence that Americans can achieve whatever we want to achieve. Chris Christie, politician
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Insisting that we must tax and take and demonize those who have already achieved the American Dream. That may turn out to be a good re-election strategy for President Obama, but is a demoralizing message for America. Chris Christie, politician
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Blowing up buses will not induce the Israelis to move forward, and neither will the killing of Palestinians or the demolition of their homes and their future. All this needs to stop. And we pledge that Jordan will do its utmost to help achieve it. King Abdullah II, statesman
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We define organic order as the kind of order that is achieved when there is a perfect balance between the needs of the parts, and the needs of the whole. Christopher Alexander, architect
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'The Cut' is going to give someone the opportunity of a lifetime and help that person achieve his or her dreams. Tommy Hilfiger, designer
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The road to success is not easy to navigate, but with hard work, drive and passion, it's possible to achieve the American dream. Tommy Hilfiger, designer
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I will say that growing up as a kid in an urban environment and having lived in cities all my life, the one achievement that everyone can look forward to is getting the perfect parking spot. Saul Perlmutter, scientist
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Simply racing a Formula 1 car is an achievement. Sebastian Vettel, celebrity
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Every little thing that people know about you as a person impedes your ability to achieve that kind of terrific suspension of disbelief that happens when an audience goes with an actor and character he's playing. Edward Norton, actor
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Though we may have desires or bold goals, for whatever reason, most of us don't think we can achieve something beyond what we're qualified to achieve. Why, I ask, do we let reality interfere with our dreams? Simon Sinek, author
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If I stayed in this game for individual achievements, I don't think I'd still be playing. Chili Davis, athlete
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And that's what people want to see when they go to the theater. I believe at the end of the day, they want to see themselves - parts of their lives they can recognize. And I feel if I can achieve that, it's pretty spectacular. Viola Davis, actress
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Governments cannot assume or expect that the ECB will always facilitate their funding independently of the achievement of their fiscal and other policy objectives. Lucas Papademos, politician
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The new co-operation government will do the best it can to address the country's problems, and I believe that with the co-operation of all - and the new government stresses this - and the unity of all, we will achieve that. Lucas Papademos, politician
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If you start out trying to achieve a specific thing - like doing stadium shows or going into the studio and doing an album - the end result is what counts. George Strait, musician
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My main calling in life is to seek and achieve spiritual balance, and to express that through my instrument. Everything else is here today, gone later today. Steve Vai, musician
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The objective of a referee is not to get mentioned. I tell a lot of young referees that not being mentioned is king. If you can achieve that, that then it has been a pretty good game. Alan Lewis, athlete
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As far commercial success, I don't think that's a focus but it's not that we don't enjoy that. It's not something you can attempt and achieve. Davey Havok, musician
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It seemed romantic but also tragic - people would be winning but then lose it all, or crash but fight on, break bones but get back on their bikes and try to finish. Just getting to the end was seen as an achievement in itself. David Millar, athlete
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My daughter is my biggest achievement. She is a little star and my life has changed so much for the better since she came along. Denise Van Outen, actress
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When I was 20, I thought I was 30 - but I was so far from it. When you're young, you want everything to happen now. As you mature, you can look back and see all the great things you achieved with time and patience. Elisha Cuthbert, actress
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I think that if you walk through this life and I end up being a bad father, then it won't matter anything else I achieved in my life. It will all be irrelevant. Ethan Hawke, actor
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The human body and mind are tremendous forces that are continually amazing scientists and society. Therefore, we have no choice but to keep an open mind as to what the human being can achieve. Evelyn Glennie, musician
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With good coaching, proper motivation and the right club structure with organic growth, you can achieve an awful lot in football. Gary Neville, athlete
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We really believe that whatever we put our minds to, we can achieve. Giuliana Rancic, journalist
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Because I tried to everything possible to become the best player in the world? Do I believe steroids and growth hormones helped me achieve that? Yes. Were there a lot of other players doing it that I had to compete against? Yes. Jose Canseco, athlete
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My aim is to achieve sustainable change, not just make a cute little makeover. Jamie Oliver, chef
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It's such a psychological and mental game, golf, that the smallest wrong thing at the wrong time can distract you from what you're trying to achieve. Lee Westwood, athlete
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Enough of this occupation, terror and abuse. We are not in need of your help. We are able to combat and defeat terrorism, and achieve unity. We are not in need of your bases, your experience and etc. Muqtada al Sadr, clergyman
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I think my story says that, when women are given the chance and the opportunity, that we can achieve a lot. We deliver. Sara Blakely, businesswoman
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