You never know if you can actually do something against all odds until you actually do it.— Abby Wambach
Attractive Against All Odds quotations
You have to be odd to be number one.
Believe in yourself and have confidence that you can compete against all odds.
Have a vision of what you'd like to accomplish and be able to articulate that vision.
I want to put the interests of ordinary working people right up there, center stage. Those people who - you know, they're working all the hours. They're doing their best for their families and sometimes they just feel the odds are stacked against them.
Always make a total effort, even when the odds are against you.
At different stages in our lives, the signs of love may vary: dependence, attraction, contentment, worry, loyalty, grief, but at heart the source is always the same. Human beings have the rare capacity to connect with each other, against all odds
At the center of the Universe is a loving heart that continues to beat and that wants the best for every person. Anything that we can do to help foster the intellect and spirit and emotional growth of our fellow human beings, that is our job. Those of us who have this particular vision must continue against all odds. Life is for service.
Pessimists calculate the odds. Optimists believe they can overcome them.
Always make a total effort. Even when the odds are against you.
Forgiveness is an embrace, across all barriers, against all odds, in defiance of all that is mean and petty and vindictive and cruel in this life.
Here's a message to the new borns, waiting to breathe: if you believe then you can achieve. Just look at me, against all odds 'though life is hard, we carry on, livin' in the projects, broke with no lights on. To all the seeds that follow me- protect your essence, born with less, but you still precious.
Take a look at me now, cause there's just an empty space.
And you coming back to me is against all odds and that's what I've got to face.
When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.
The idea came like a flash of lightning and in an instant the truth was revealed.
Love is fragile. And we're not always its best caretakers. We just muddle through and do the best we can. And hope this fragile thing survives against all odds.
I'm trying to look at my blessings and how amazingly well against all odds things have turned out for me.
If something is important enough, even if odds are against you, you should still do it.
I have not survived against all odds.
I have not lived to tell. I have not witnessed the extraordinary. This is my story.
Abhyasa (practice) is a dedicated, unswerving, constant, and vigilant search into a chosen subject pursued against all odds in the face of repeated failures, for indefinitely long periods of time.
In the Tarot deck, the Fool is depicted as a young man about to step off a cliff into empty air. Most people assume that the Fool will fall. But we don't see it happen, and a Fool doesn't know that he's subject to the laws of gravity. Against all odds, he just might float.
Against all odds, despite all obstacles, we are going to make it.
We need to get to kids who have no idea what we do.
We need to open the doors wide and let them in. There are many undiscovered voices out there - voices that, against all odds, can rise up and enrich this culture and perhaps change the very nature of the marketplace for the better.
Cheating is easy. There's no swank to infidelity. To borrow against the trust someone has placed in you costs nothing at first. You get away with it, you take a little more and a little more until there is no more to draw on. Oddly, your hands should be full with all that taking but when you open them there's nothing there.
Prayer is talking to something or anything with which we seek union, even if we are bitter or insane or broken. (In fact, these are probably the best possible conditions under which to pray.) Prayer is taking a chance that against all odds and past history, we are loved and chosen, and do not have to get it together before we show up.
If something is important enough, even if the odds are against you, you should still do it.
I want to lift the audience to the miraculous in human nature.
After all, we shouldn't be here, with all the odds against us in nature. It's kind of unusual and wonderful!
Every successful person in life began by pursuing a passion, usually against all odds.
Like a flash of lightning and in an instant the truth was revealed.
I drew with a stick on the sand the diagrams of my motor. A thousand secrets of nature which I might have stumbled upon accidentally I would have given for that one which I had wrestled from her against all odds and at the peril of my existence.
When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems as though you could not hand on a minute longer, never give up then, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.
I suspect the truth is that we are waiting, all of us, against insurmountable odds, for something extraordinary to happen to us.
Creating a family in this turbulent world is an act of faith, a wager that against all odds there will be a future, that love can last, that the heart can triumph against all adversities and even against the grinding wheel of time.
The new always happens against the overwhelming odds of statistical laws and their probability, which for all practical, everyday purposes amounts to certainty; the new therefore always appears in the guise of a miracle.
Tell people there's an invisible man in the sky who created the universe, and the vast majority believe you. Tell them the paint is wet, and they have to touch it to be sure.
The natural state of mankind ... and I know that this is a controversial idea... is freedom... And the proof is the lengths to which a man, woman, or child will go to regain it once lost. He will break loose his chains. He will decimate his enemies. He will try and try and try again, against all odds, against all prejudices.
It's never the differences between people that suprise us.
It's the things that, against all odds, we have in common.
Health care is, at its core, about improving the odds of life in its struggle against death. Of extending that game which we will all lose, each and every one of us unto eternity, extending it another year or month or second.
I always find beauty in things that are odd, imperfect - they are much more interesting.
The bravest sight in all this world is a man fighting against odds.
Had [Winston Churchill] been a stable and equable man, he could never have inspired the nation. In 1940, when all the odds were against Britain, a leader of sober judgment might well have concluded that we were finished.
The strongest of all arguments against the interference of the public with purely personal conduct, is that when it does interfere, the odds are that it interferes wrongly, and in the wrong place.
Always Make a Total Effort, Even When the Odds Are Against You.
I have gotten where I am today only because I have persisted against all odds for a long time.
Think of success as a game of chance in which you have control over the odds.
As you begin to master concepts in personal achievement, you are increasing your odds of achieving success.
The more one knows fairy tales the less fantastical they appear;
they can be vehicles of the grimmest realism, expressing hope against all the odds with gritted teeth.
He wanted that again, that feeling of standing with her against all odds and succeeding. He wanted it so bad, he was going to risk destroying everything he and his father had worked for.
There's just this for consolation: an hour here or there when our lives seem, against all odds and expectations, to burst open and give us everything we've ever imagined.