quote by Reba McEntire

To succeed in life, you need three things a wishbone, a backbone and a funnybone.

— Reba McEntire

Tremendous Backbone quotations

Dream big . . . don't let anybody or anything break your wishbone. Stay strong, full of faith, and courageous... keep that backbone straight. And along the way, don't forget to laugh and enjoy the journey.

Backbone quote To thrive in life you need three bones. A wishbone. A backbone. And a funny bone
To thrive in life you need three bones. A wishbone. A backbone. And a funny bone.

The backbone of success is...hard work, determination, good planning, and perserverence.

Backbone quote Stop wearing your wishbone where your backbone ought to be.
Stop wearing your wishbone where your backbone ought to be.

The [Liberal] federal government's trouble is that they have a wishbone where they should have a backbone.

Stop wearing your wishbone where your backbone ought to be.

The baby boomers are getting older, and will stay older for longer.

And they will run right into the dementia firing range. How will a society cope? Especially a society that can't so readily rely on those stable family relationships that traditionally provided the backbone of care?

Backbone quote Standing up, when everyone expects you not is the best way to show you have a ba
Standing up, when everyone expects you not is the best way to show you have a backbone.

But I think we are seeing a resurgence of the graphic ghost story like The Others, Devil's Backbone and The Sixth Sense. It is a return to more gothic atmospheric ghost storytelling.

No-one gets an iron-clad guarantee of success.

Certainly, factors like opportunity, luck and timing are important. But the backbone of success is usually found in old-fashioned, basic concepts like hard work, determination, good planning and perseverance.

Many a man has failed because he had his wishbone where his backbone should have been.

You're my backbone. You're a blessing. You're a piece of my heart. You're the air I breathe. And you're the strongest person I know, and I'm so sorry for having to put you through this and having to put our family through this.

I'm a big fan of small business ownership.

I think it's the backbone of American innovation. But to be successful, you first have to have the courage to go for it.

Never grow a wishbone, daughter, where you backbone ought to be.

Toughness is not being a bully, it’s having a backbone.

It's time for democrats to grow a backbone and stand up for what we believe.

Have the backbone to go after what you want in life. It's too easy to settle.

It is a great thing to have a big brain, a fertile imagination, grand ideals, but the man with these, bereft of a good backbone, is sure to serve no useful end.

You can't stand up for Canada with a banana for a backbone.

To me, songwriting is the backbone of Nashville.

Looks can go, fads can go, but a good song lasts forever.

Hardy, I do believe they have done it at last... my backbone is shot through.

Is your ego small enough, and your backbone strong enough, to raise others up high on your shoulders?

The important thing is the family. If you can keep the family together - and that's the backbone of our whole business, catering to families - that's what we hope to do.

A lot of people are afraid to tell the truth, to say no.

That's where toughness comes into play. Toughness is not being a bully. It's having backbone.

My parents are my backbone. Still are. They're the only group that will support you if you score zero or you score 40.

The fact of evolution is the backbone of biology, and biology is thus in the peculiar position of being a science founded on an improved theory, is it then a science or faith?

Put your backbone where your wishbone is.

Campaign ads are the backbone of American democracy if American democracy suffered a gigantic spinal injury.

If you want to succeed in life...you must pick 3 bones to carry with you at all times: a wish bone, a backbone, and a funny bone.

To succeed, we must have the will to succeed, we must have stamina, determination, backbone, perseverance, self-reliance, and faith.

For your own good, for the good of your family and your future, grow a backbone.

When something is wrong, stand up and say it is wrong, and don't back down.

My brothers are my backbone. My parents are my oxygen. I can't live without them.

We need a backbone, not a wishbone.

Backbone beats wishbone every time.

The backbone of surprise is fusing speed with secrecy.

That a man can take pleasure in marching in formation to the strains of a band is enough to make me despise him. He has only been given his big brain by mistake; a backbone was all he needed.

I don't want to say I hear voices; well, actually I do hear voices, but I don't think it's supernatural. I think it's just that when characters are given enough texture and backbone, then lo and behold, they stand on their own.