God bless Merle Haggard. He did all the things that Johnny Cash was supposed to have done.— Lewis Grizzard
Strong Things Done quotations
The principle goal of education in the schools should be creating men and women who are capable of doing new things, not simply repeating what other generations have done.
The secret of getting ahead is getting started.
The secret of getting started is breaking your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks, and starting on the first one.
No matter how many mistakes you make or how slow you progress, you are still way ahead of everyone who isn't trying.
I have been constantly telling people to encourage people, to question the unquestioned and not to be ashamed to bring up new ideas, new processes to get things done.
The secret of getting things done is to act!
It's not about any one person. You've got to get over yourself and realize that it takes a group to get this thing done
Not everything that is faced can be changed. But nothing can be changed until it is faced.
Write the bad things that are done to you in sand, but write the good things that happen to you on a piece of marble.
I'd rather regret the things I have done than the things that I haven't.
To achieve goals you've never achieved before, you need to start doing things you've never done before.
I hope that in this year to come, you make mistakes.
Because if you are making mistakes, then you are making new things, trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world. You're doing things you've never done before, and more importantly, you're Doing Something.
had no excuses for the things that we'd done, we were brave, we crazy, we were mostly young.
I have an almost complete disregard of precedent, and a faith in the possibility of something better. It irritates me to be told how things have always been done. I defy the tyranny of precedent. I go for anything new that might improve the past.
It is not enough to stare up the steps, we must step up the stairs.
The most touching thing that anyone can say to me is that I have done something beautiful for the community.
If you want to fly, you have to give up the things that weigh you down.
To get better you have to step out of your comfort zone.
You can't do the same things you've always done & improve.
It irritates me to be told how things have always been done.
I defy the tyranny of precedent. I cannot afford the luxury of a closed mind.
Each of us is more than the worst thing we've ever done.
True happiness comes from the joy of deeds well done, the zest of creating things new.
Nothing has ever been achieved by the person who says, ‘It can’t be done.’
The first thing that Shaytan (Satan) will try to do is get you to stop praying.
You know why? Because he has to kill the guard if he wants to penetrate the castle. Once the guard is gone, then Shaytan(satan) can open the floodgates for evil. And he has a lot of patience. He has done this to many people before so he’s experienced as well.
The principal goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done-men who are creative, inventive, and discovers. The second goal of education is to form minds which can be critical, can verify, and not accept everything they are offered.
The most valuable of all education is the ability to make yourself do the thing you have to do, when it has to be done, whether you like it or not.
Management is the art of getting things done through people.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
Night, the beloved. Night, when words fade and things come alive. When the destructive analysis of day is done, and all that is truly important becomes whole and sound again. When man reassembles his fragmentary self and grows with the calm of a tree.
The days blur into one, and the backs of my eyes hum with things I've never done.
Looking back upon my work today, I think the best I have done grew out of things deeply felt, the worst from a pride in mere talent.
I learned to always take on things I'd never done before. Growth and comfort do not coexist.
Most of the things worth doing in the world had been declared impossible before they were done.
Never retract, never explain, never apologize; get things done and let them howl.
When a thing is done, it's done. Don't look back. Look forward to your next objective.
I gave 'em a sword. And they stuck it in, and they twisted it with relish. And I guess if I had been in their position, I'd have done the same thing.