Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.— Les Brown
Most Powerful Getting quotations
Weak people revenge. Strong people forgive. Intelligent People Ignore.
Hating people is like burning down your own house to get rid of a rat.
There is something that happens when you get emancipated.
You approach life differently. You eat differently. You respect yourself more. You respect the gift you have been given.
He who does not know how to look back at where he came from will never get to his destination.
We can all fight the battles of just one day. It is when we add the burdens of two uncontrollable days, yesterday and tomorrow, that we get overwhelmed.
As you get older three things happen.
The first is your memory goes, and I can't remember the other two.
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.
Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet.
Instead of getting married again, I'm going to find a woman I don't like and just give her a house.
It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
I learned long ago, never to wrestle with a pig. You get dirty, and besides, the pig likes it.
Sometimes it all gets a little too much, but you gotta realize that soon the fog will clear up.
Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get, it's what you are expected to give -- which is everything.
Watch your back, but more importantly when you get out the shower, dry your back. Its a cold world out there.
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.
The more real you get, the more unreal things get.
Even when opportunity knocks, a man still has to get up off his seat and open the door.
Get out of your own way… stop the paralysis by analysis… decide what you want, create a simple plan, and get moving!
I'm telling you this - if Stone Cold comes back out, somebody's going to get their ass whipped!
Remember that not getting what you want is sometimes a wonderful stroke of luck.
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 know it seems hard sometimes but remember one thing.
Through every dark night, there's a bright day after that. So no matter how hard it get, stick your chest out, keep ya head up.... and handle it.
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.
I'm satisfied and proud of the things I did - even the bumps and the bruises that I've had on the way. You fall down, you get up, you brush yourself off and you keep going. And that's what we're doing.
There is a crack in everything, that's how the light gets in.
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.