Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.— Les Brown
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Hating people is like burning down your own house to get rid of a rat.
He who does not know how to look back at where he came from will never get to his destination.
It's better to have died a small child than to be a politician who gets caught in a scandal during a slow news month.
Instead of getting married again, I'm going to find a woman I don't like and just give her a house.
I learned long ago, never to wrestle with a pig. You get dirty, and besides, the pig likes it.
Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get, it's what you are expected to give -- which is everything.
Christians should live in the world, but not be filled with it.
A ship lives in the water; but if the water gets into the ship, she goes to the bottom. So Christians may live in the world; but if the world gets into them, they sink.
Even when opportunity knocks, a man still has to get up off his seat and open the door.
I'm telling you this - if Stone Cold comes back out, somebody's going to get their ass whipped!
I don't want the horse to get trained, because training the horse is absolutely finite. But if you get the horse to where he operates as if to be your legs, an extension of you, you've far-exceeded that whole training notion.
To get what you love, you must first be patient with what you hate.
I had to make my own living and my own opportunity.
But I made it! Don't sit down and wait for the opportunities to come. Get up and make them.
For those to whom much is given, much is required.
It is not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get up. There is no substitute for victory.
Worrying gets you nowhere. If you turn up worrying about how you're going to perform, you've already lost. Train hard, turn up, run your best and the rest will take care of itself.
I think sometimes, when you're on top and all you do is win, win, win, win, win, you get lazy and lose focus. When you lose it opens your eyes and you get serious. There is always a time when it is good to lose, at the right time for you.
I have discovered in life that there are ways of getting almost anywhere you want to go, if you really want to go.
You can't measure success if you have never failed.
My father has taught me that if you really do want to reach your goals, you can't spend any time worrying about whether you're going to win or lose. Focus only on getting better.
I don't give a damn what queers do, and don't give a damn what Christians do.
Just get the hell out of my way because I want to live my life and I don't want the government sucking 60% of my wages off my ass.
Leadership is all about people. It is not about organizations. It is not about plans. It is not about strategies. It is all about people-motivating people to get the job done. You have to be people-centered.
If you don't find a way to make money while you sleep, you will work until you die.
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
Life contains but two tragedies. One is not to get your heart's desire; the other is to get it.
When you go into court you are putting your fate into the hands of twelve people who weren't smart enough to get out of jury duty.
Don't allow your past or present condition to control you.
It's just a process that you're going through to get you to the next level.
When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal;
you do not change your decision to get there.
Intelligence is what you use when you don't know what to do.
We are not politicians. We made our revolution to get the politicians out.
Horses are very keen on body language, and what I refer to as “presence”, and expression. They know quite a bit about you before you ever get to ‘em. They can read things about you clear across an arena.
A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on.
Because you won't get gun control by disarming law abiding citizens.
There's only one way to get real gun control: Disarm the thugs and the criminals, lock them up, and if you don't actually throw away the key, at least lose it for a long time.
As a Christian, when your trial is getting hotter, you are getting closer to your breakthrough! Keep pressing!
I want to keep improving, continue to help my teammates improve, make my teammates look good. Continue bringing something new to the game, never getting completely content and always trying to get better.
I might not be the brightest bulb in the chandelier, but I'm pretty good at getting most of the other bulbs to light up.
Where most men work for degrees after their names, we work for one before our names: 'St.' It's a much more difficult degree to attain. It takes a lifetime, and you don't get your diploma until you're dead.