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The greatest achievement of the human spirit is to live up to one's opportunities and make the most of one's resources. (Quote by - Marquis De Vauvenargues )

The moral and social aspiration proper to American life is, of course, the aspiration vaguely described by the word democratic; and the actual achievement of the American nation points towards an adequate and fruitful definition of the democratic ideal. (Quote by - Herbert Croly)

A difficult time can be more readily endured if we retain the conviction that our existence holds a purpose - a cause to pursue, a person to love, a goal to achieve. (Quote by - John Maxwell)

First of all, just to get Diner made would have been an achievement in that I got a chance to direct. (Quote by - Barry Levinson)

It is very easy to overestimate the importance of our own achievements in comparison with what we owe others. (Quote by - Dietrich Bonhoeffer)

I had this big thing about guitar harmonies. I wanted to be the first to put proper three-part harmonies onto a record. That was an achievement. (Quote by - Brian May)

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. (Quote by - Confucius)

Having children is my greatest achievement. It was my saviour. It switched my focus from the outside to the inside. My children are gifts, they remind me of what's important. (Quote by - Elle Macpherson)

Everyone is trying to accomplish something big, not realizing that life is made up of little things. (Quote by - Frank Clark)

Emmys are wonderful and I'm thrilled to death that I have mine. But they're representative of a specific achievement, where this sort of thing is representative of how you've grown in your own industry. (Quote by - Dinah Shore)

Back of every achievement is a proud wife and a surprised mother-in-law. (Quote by - Brooks Hays)

Real achievement -- the true measure of how far we have advanced in life -- is not determined by what we have acquired, but rather by the degree to which we have put our fears behind us. (Quote by - Guy Finley)

Your have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else. (Quote by - Albert Einstein)

To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to. (Quote by - Kahlil Gibran)

Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing; it's when you've had everything to do, and you've done it. (Quote by - Margaret Thatcher)

Failures are finger posts on the road to achievement. (Quote by - C. S. Lewis)

There is no simplistic approach to worthwhile achievement in human affairs. (Quote by - William Hastie)

There are two kinds of people; those who are always well and those who are always sick. Most of the evils of the world come from the first sort and most of the achievement from the second. (Quote by - Louis Dudek)

There is no great achievement that is not the result of patient working and waiting. (Quote by - J. G. Holland)

I don't want to achieve immortality through my work. I want to achieve it through not dying. (Quote by - Woody Allen)

If quantitatively the American achievement is impressive, qualitatively it is somewhat less satisfying. (Quote by - Irving Babbitt)

Let us, then, be up and doing, With a heart for any fate; Still achieving, still pursuing, Learn to labor and to wait. (Quote by - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow)

And, I may add, from what totally unexpected sources come many of those who from the comparatively modest beginning in the chorus rise to the heights of really great achievement in the theatrical profession. (Quote by - Florenz Ziegfeld )

Happiness does not come from doing easy work but from the afterglow of satisfaction that comes after the achievement of a difficult task that demanded our best. (Quote by - Theodore Isaac Rubin)

People seem to think that life began with the achievement of personal independence. (Quote by - Katharine Anthony)


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