quote by George Washington Carver

Ninety-nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses.

— George Washington Carver

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Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.


Nineties quote Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you react to it.
Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you react to it.

Race? It is a feeling, not a reality.

Ninety-five per cent, at least. Nothing will ever make me believe that biologically pure races can be shown to exist today.... National pride has no need of the delirium of race.

Nineties quote Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.
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In my ninety-plus years, I have learned a secret.

I have learned that when good men and good women face challenges with optimism, things will always work out! Truly, things always work out! Despite how difficult circumstances may look at the moment, those who have faith and move forward with a happy spirit will find that things always work out.

There is something wrong when you wait in line thirty minutes to get a hamburger that was cooked for ninety seconds an hour ago.

Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.


Nineties quote Two percent of the people think, three percent of the people think they think, a
Two percent of the people think, three percent of the people think they think, and ninety-five percent of the people would rather die than Think.

Ask any man what nationality he would prefer to be, and ninety nine out of a hundred will tell you that they would prefer to be Englishmen

My grandmother started walking five miles a day when she was sixty.

She's ninety-seven now, and we don't know where the hell she is.

One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interests.

Nineties quote Creativity is one percent inspiration, and ninety nine percent caffeination.
Creativity is one percent inspiration, and ninety nine percent caffeination.

Two hundred fifty years of slavery. Ninety years of Jim Crow. Sixty years of separate but equal. Thirty-five years of racist housing policy. Until we reckon with our compounding moral debts, America will never be whole.

War is ninety percent information.


Ninety-nine percent of the world's lovers are not with their first choice.

That's what makes the jukebox play.

And then at the end of the day, the most important thing is how good are you at risk control. Ninety-percent of any great trader is going to be the risk control.

Ninety percent of the politicians give the other ten percent a bad reputation.

I have always felt that a woman has the right to treat the subject of her age with ambiguity until, perhaps, she passes into the realm of over ninety. Then it is better she be candid with herself and with the world.

Ninety percent of selling is conviction and 10 percent is persuasion.


I love the smell of Waffle House; it's the smell of freedom, being on the open road and knowing that ninety percent of the people eating around you are also on that road. Truck driver's, road-trippers, hangovers--those who don't live that monotonous life of society slavery.

Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.

When I turned two I was really anxious, because I'd doubled my age in a year.

I thought, if this keeps up, by the time I'm six I'll be ninety.

The ninety and nine are with dreams, content but the hope of the world made new, is the hundredth man who is grimly bent on making those dreams come true.

Ninety-nine per cent of who you are is invisible and untouchable.


Ninety percent I'll spend on good times, women and Irish Whiskey.

The other ten percent I'll probably waste.

Ninety-nine percent of leadership failures are failures of character.

Ninety percent of the book variations have no great value, because either they contain mistakes or they are based on fallacious assumptions; just forget about the openings and spend all that time on the endings.

The ball is round, the game lasts ninety minutes, and everything else is just theory.

Ninety percent of games lose money; 10 percent make a lot of money. And there's a consistency around the competitive advantages you create, so if you can actually learn how to do the art, the design, and the programming, you would be consistently very profitable.


Ninety feet between home plate and first base may be the closest man has ever come to perfection.

The cold, cruel reality is that with one current justice now approaching ninety, and four others over seventy, the day will inevitably arrive when a sitting justice lies in an intensive care unit, both unable to resign and unable to resume his or her duties.

Ninety eight percent of the adults in this country are decent, hardworking, honest Americans. It's the other lousy two percent that get all the publicity. But then, we elected them.

Every movement that slays its gods creates new ones, of course.

I loathe talk of the sixties and seventies being a 'Greatest Generation' of artists, but if we're going to use such idiotic appellations, let this one also be applied to the artists, curators, and gallerists who emerged in the first half of the nineties.

The sun is the only safe nuclear reactor, situated as it is some ninety-three million miles away.


Gide says the hell of this life is that between a hundred paths we have to choose only one, and live with nostalgia for the other ninety nine.

If you treat people right they will treat you right... ninety percent of the time.

We know that more than seventy to eighty percent of women masturbate, and ninety percent of men masturbate, and the rest lie.

I had to stop drinkin, cuz I got tired of waking up in my car driving ninety.