quote by Eckhart Tolle

It is not uncommon for people to spend their whole life waiting to start living.

— Eckhart Tolle

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Uncommon thinkers reuse what common thinkers refuse

You English are like mad bulls... you see red everywhere! What on earth has come over you, to heap on us such suspicion as is unworthy of a great nation. I regard this as a personal insult... You make it uncommonly difficult for a man to remain friendly to England.

Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision.

The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.

Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision.

The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.

Adventure is the invitation to common people to become uncommon.

The truth is I love being alive. And I love feeling free. So if I can't have those things then I feel like a caged animal and I'd rather not be in a cage. I'd rather be dead. And it's real simple. And I think it's not that uncommon.

By their victory, the 3rd, 4th and 5th Marine Divisions and other units of the Fifth Amphibious Corps have made an accounting to their country which only history will be able to value fully. Among the Americans who served on Iwo Island, uncommon valor was a common virtue.

Success is not a matter of mastering subtle, sophisticated theory but rather of embracing common sense with uncommon levels of discipline and persistence.

Learn to do the common things uncommonly well.

Excellence is to do a common thing in an uncommon way.

Every day I wake up and that’s my goal, to be on a constant quest for knowledge and do something different, being unique and being uncommon.

You can't be common, the common man goes nowhere; you have to be uncommon

Common sense in an uncommon degree is what the world calls wisdom.

People of uncommon abilities generally fall into eccentricities when their sphere of life is not adequate to their abilities.

To find out what is truly individual in ourselves, profound reflection is needed; and suddenly we realize how uncommonly difficult the discovery of individuality is.

The secret of success is to do the common things uncommonly well.

It's necessary to know that everybody won't see it.

That everybody won't join you, that everybody won't have the vision. It's necessary to know that. That a lot of people like to complain but they don't want to do anything about their situation. That you are UNCOMMON breed.

While every refugee's story is different and their anguish personal, they all share a common thread of uncommon courage - the courage not only to survive, but to persevere and rebuild their shattered lives.

It is my right to be uncommon. For I do not choose to be a common man, If I can, I seek opportunity. I do not wish to be a kept citizen, humbled and dulled by having the government look after me. I choose to take the calculated risk, to dream, to build, to fail or succeed. I choose not to barter incentive for a dole, I prefer the challenges of life to a guaranteed existence, the thrill of fulfillment to the state calm of Utopia. I will not trade my freedom for beneficence nor my dignity for a handout.

The supreme trick of mass insanity is that it persuades you that the only abnormal person is the one who refuses to join in the madness of others, the one who tries vainly to resist. We will never understand totalitarianism if we do not understand that people rarely have the strength to be uncommon.

Men who can both be right and sit tight are uncommon.

In times of uncertainty there is a special breed of warrior ready to answer our Nation’s call; a common man with uncommon desire to succeed. Forged by adversity, he stands alongside America’s finest special operations forces to serve his country and the American people, and to protect their way of life. I am that man.

In small towns people scent the wind with noses of uncommon keenness.

Among the men who fought on Iwo Jima, uncommon valor was a common virtue.

I insist on a lot of time being spent, almost every day, to just sit and think.

That is very uncommon in American business.

To do a common thing uncommonly well brings success.

Common objects become strangely uncommon when removed from their context and ordinary ways of being seen.

The endgame is an arena in which miraculous escapes are not uncommon.

Live your life with love and bravery and you shall lead a life uncommon.

Success is the uncommon application of common knowledge

Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision.

The challenges I have faced - among them material poverty, chronic illness, and being raised by a single mother - are not uncommon, but neither have they kept me from uncommon achievements.

Like snowflakes, the human pattern is never cast twice.

We are uncommonly and marvelously intricate in thought and action, our problems are most complex and, too often, silently borne.

Men who can both be right and sit tight are uncommon.

I found it one of the hardest things to learn. But it is only after a stock operator has firmly grasped this that he can make big money.

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