Setting A Course Famous Quotes & Sayings

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Top 64 Quotes About Setting A Course

#1. I would love to live in 'The Lord of the Rings.' J. R. R. Tolkien's world is so vivid and rich and sensual. I love the country setting and the routine of the hobbits. Of course, I would like to be a hobbit who goes on small adventures - not huge, horrifying ones like Frodo's quest. - Author: Mary Pope Osborne
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#2. Like the adolescent, the artist is a dreamer and a revolutionary; like the adolescent, he often finds his accomplishment inadequate to his imaginings. But his dream, setting him apart, helps him to escape the burden of the real. - Author: Patricia Ann Meyer Spacks
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#3. Success-minded people know that nothing is without a reason. - Author: John Patrick Hickey
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#4. As president, I watched in wonder as Nelson Mandela had the remarkable capacity to forgive his jailers following 26 years of wrongful imprisonment - setting a powerful example of redemption and grace for us all. - Author: George H. W. Bush
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#5. I enjoy hard work; I love setting goals and achieving them. - Author: Jewel
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#6. If you're good, you'll be recognized. Because people, even if they're prejudiced, are going to want the best. You just have to make being the best your goal in life. - Author: Ben Carson
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#7. For a fleeting moment, I wondered how he turned out so untamed, so free, coming from such a refined and wealthy setting. - Author: Alessia Dickson
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#8. The secret of success is to make your mind work for you - not against you. This means constantly being positive, constantly setting up challenges you can meet - either today, next week, or next month etc. - Author: Arnold Schwarzenegger
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#9. There's the pressure of being a No. 1 on the call sheet, being a lead actor. There's almost this feeling like being captain of the team. You want to put a bit of energy into actually setting a good example. - Author: Joel Edgerton
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#10. Fear of failure is expressed in negative goal-setting, indecisiveness, and fear of adverse consequences - Author: Sunday Adelaja
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#11. It is better to go forward without a goal, than to have a goal and stay in one place, and it is certainly better than to stay in one place without a goal. - Author: Andrzej Sapkowski
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#12. So when Jesus says "Love your enemies," he is setting forth a profound and ultimately inescapable admonition. - Author: Martin Luther King Jr.
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#13. I came into the advertising business in 1952, at the age of sixteen, as a delivery boy for a stuffy, old-line advertising agency named Ruthruff and Ryan, which could have served as the setting for the 'Mad Men' television series without moving a desk. - Author: Jerry Della Femina
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#14. You were the kind of kid who couldn't see the difference between throwing rocks at a cat and setting it on fire. - Author: Terry Pratchett
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#15. Once you let the truth loose it is like setting a fire that you can't stop. - Author: Bryant McGill
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#16. When I first started making ambient music, I was setting up systems using synthesizers that generated pulses more or less randomly. The end result is a kind of music that continuously changes. Of course, until computers came along, all I could actually present of that work was a piece of its output. - Author: Brian Eno
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#17. And this should not surprise us. The plunder of black life was drilled into this country in its infancy and reinforced across its history, so that plunder has become an heirloom, an intelligence, a sentience, a default setting to which, likely to the end of our days, we must invariably return. - Author: Ta-Nehisi Coates
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#18. Comrade Mao, whether he was crossing 'a sea of surging waves' or scaling 'a mountain pass impregnable as iron' always held unwaveringly to his course, setting a shining example for the Chinese Communist Party. - Author: Xi Jinping
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#19. It is a better to have your own plan to make it happen;
Since something is going to happen either way. - Author: Johnnie Dent Jr.
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#20. I like setting up problems for the viewer, like how do you visually deal with a ring when what's usually in the center of a painting is very important? It's like the main course isn't there and you're having to deal with everything around what would normally be the main course. - Author: Robert Mangold
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#21. My friends tend not to style me, fortunately. But if we're in a public setting, they must do it there. Of course, there has been a maturing process for me and for them. But such is my life. I'm very comfortable with both the role and the life I live in relation to my nearest and dearest. - Author: Mette-Marit, Crown Princess Of Norway
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#22. Or you could take a more deliberate approach. Adjust your course. Make your five-years-out ideal job closer to your if-only-I-could dream job, yet attainable from your current path. We've seen even this simple act of setting the right goal turn around people's careers. - Author: Eric Schmidt
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#23. I think that leadership more than anything is about setting a course and describing a vision for people. - Author: Barack Obama
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#24. We spend 8 hours a day, for 10 months a year, for nearly 17 years sending our kids to school to prepare them for life.
In all of that time there is never a course in overcoming adversity, goal setting, sacrifice, perseverance, teammates, or family.
I guess that's what wrestling is for. - Author: JohnA Passaro
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#25. I admire a lot of people, but in terms of sport I've always loved the mentality of Tiger Woods on a golf course. I always love his eyes when he's setting himself and focusing on his decision; he has a really strong, focused face and believes that he can make the shot. - Author: Rafael Nadal
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#26. Well, when I am fifty-three or so I would like to write a novel as good as Persuasion but with a modern setting, of course. For the next thirty years or so I shall be collecting material for it. If anyone asks me what I work at, I shall say, 'Collecting material'. No one can object to that. - Author: Stella Gibbons
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#27. It's interesting, for me sappy means sentimental and something that gets you in your heart, gets you emotional. That's what I mean. Also, of course, it means that I'm slightly setting up the audience that there's a bit of fun involved, as well. - Author: Alan Cumming
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#28. An athlete gains so much knowledge by just participating in a sport. Focus, discipline, hard work, goal setting and, of course, the thrill of finally achieving your goals. These are all lessons in life. - Author: Kristi Yamaguchi
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#29. One can remain more sure-footed by taking small steps, but perhaps achieve greater speed by taking bigger steps. Of course, one also runs the risk of setting out in a completely erroneous direction. Surely the important thing isn't the length of our steps, but that the objective is clear. - Author: Angela Merkel
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#30. What's invaluable about actually going to the places you want to write about are the random accidental things that happen. Random, accidental detail is the best way to make a setting convincing. You can of course invent your own random details, and sometimes I will also mash up real incidents. - Author: Zachary Lazar
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#31. Hence a ship is said to head the sea, when her course is opposed to the setting or direction of the surges. - Author: William Falconer
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#32. Spreading the wealth punishes success while setting America on course for a greater dependency on government. - Author: Rick Perry
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#33. In 13 years of doing my day job, I've learned a few things about motivating people. It's about setting a vision and, as long as everyone knows why they're doing what they're doing, you achieve that vision. - Author: Natalie Massenet
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#34. I always encourage people to pay themselves first, so I really advocate setting up direct deposit for your paycheck and establishing an automatic transfer so that part of each paycheck goes straight into your savings account. - Author: Alexa Von Tobel
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#35. Goals are the source of misery. An unattained goal causes pain, but actually achieving it brings only a brief satisfaction. - Author: Matt Haig
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#36. He did not falter, as long as there was a path that led toward his goal. - Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
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#37. I spun and jogged around the SUV. Climbing in I readjusted the seat from Godzilla setting to Normal so my feet could reach the pedals. - Author: Jennifer L. Armentrout
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#38. To achieve in life is A hard story, you're starting to get the picture. It's hard work, and this is just the beginning. - Author: Auliq Ice
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#39. A dream is a seed.
Vision plants it.
Imagination nurtures growth.
Opportunities create blooms.
Thoughts become things! - Author: Donna McGoff
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#40. Asked how a man should best grieve his enemy, Epictetus replied, By setting himself to live the noblest life himself. - Author: Epictetus
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#41. I advocate the abolition of all religions, without setting up anything new of the kind. - Author: Richard Carlile
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#42. The early development of the human brain is extremely important for setting the table, if you will, for potential future accomplishment. - Author: Dannel Malloy
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#43. Our body is the vehicle that we are given for our journey and if we do not take care of it, we will find ourselves broken down on the side of the road facing costly and time-consuming repairs. - Author: John Patrick Hickey
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#44. You can write and visualize goals all you want, but if you do not take action, your goals will never become a reality. To obtain a goal you have never before achieved will require tasks you have never before done. - Author: Cameron C. Taylor
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#45. Some of the greatest spiritual revivals in the past occurred just when the situation seemed to be the darkest. In the history of our own nation, for example, countless thousands turned to Christ during the darkest days of the Civil War, setting the stage for national reconciliation later on. - Author: Billy Graham
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#46. My favorite hotel is the Villa Alilla in Bali. The setting is pure bliss, overlooking the ocean of Uluwhatu; the eye line makes you feel as if you're floating on top of the ocean. - Author: Carolyn Murphy
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#47. Obviously, I love to do both contemporary and historical fiction. When a hint of a story grabs me, I try to go with it to see where it will take me whatever the setting. - Author: Katherine Paterson
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#48. I need to know how many men ... " I glanced at the door. "How many men Brant has ... " I tried to find the right word to use in this public setting. " ... been in contact with. If Lee is the only one. What the possibilities are for more. - Author: Alessandra Torre
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#49. I hope our hopes and aspirations are bigger than setting records. - Author: Drew Brees
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#50. I am perfectly conscious that this contempt and hatred underlies the general tone of the community towards us, and yet when I even remotely hint at the fact that we are not a favorite people I am accused of stirring up strife and setting barriers between the two sects. - Author: Emma Lazarus
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#51. The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get. - Author: Jim Rohn
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#52. Mr. Olsen in the fifth grade made me want to be a writer. He said, 'Chuck, you do this really well. And this is much better than setting fires, so keep it up.' That made me a writer. - Author: Chuck Palahniuk
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#53. I've always been interested in setting my stories against a big event, the importance of which my younger readers are slowly becoming aware of as they move into their teens. - Author: Morris Gleitzman
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#54. A soft gust of wind swooped at them under the hornbeam branches, setting the shadows flurrying, and when it died into the grass, Randal laid Bevis' body down, with a stunned emptiness inside him as though something of himself had gone too. - Author: Rosemary Sutcliff
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#55. It is today that tells you if you learned from yesterday, and if tomorrow is possible. - Author: John Patrick Hickey
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#56. Good enough may be an acceptable end, but it should never be an acceptable goal. - Author: James Rozoff
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#57. Excellence isn't about meeting the spec, it's about setting the spec. It defines what the consumer sees as quality right this minute, and tomorrow, if you're good, you'll reset that expectation again - Author: Seth Godin
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#58. You can't achieve major goals with minimal work. - Author: Rob Liano
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#59. The coercive effect of this policy is particularly pronounced in the school setting given the age and impressionability of schoolchildren, and their understanding that they are required to adhere to the norms set by their school, their teacher, and their fellow students. - Author: Alfred Goodwin
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#60. I've got a dad thanks. Your just the jerk who knocked up my mum and left her to figure out what to do with a son who likes setting things on fire. - Adam Vasic - Author: Kelley Armstrong
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#61. The stage on which we play our little dramas of life and love has for most of us but one setting. - Author: Mary Roberts Rinehart
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#62. Fate thought she was pulling us apart, when all along, she was setting the path for spectacular crash. - Author: Nina G. Jones
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#63. As I said this year, I didn't try to put any pressure on me by setting high goals or anything, I just want to make sure that every single time I'm out there on the court I do my best, I give 100%, and see where it's going to end up next year. - Author: Daniela Hantuchova
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#64. Success in past U.S. conflicts has not been strictly the result of military leadership but rather the judgment of the president in choosing generals and setting broad strategy. - Author: Robert Dallek
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