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"Always have a backup plan." - Mila Kunis

"Having Plan B is good. But if your obsessed with Plan A, u'll never need backup. Become Obsessed with ur goals, ur focus will bring results." - Keshia Chante

"Don't let uncertainty talk you into pursuing a backup plan instead of your purpose." - Bob Goff

"Shapeshifter parenting motto-if your kid slit somebody's throat, always have a backup plan to make the body disappear." - Ilona Andrews

"I think that the minute that you have a backup plan, you've admitted that you're not going to succeed," - Elizabeth Holmes

"I like to go full bore into something. If you have a backup plan, then you've already admitted defeat." - Henry Cavill

"A backup plan means somewhere in my head, I think I might fail and that word is not in my vocabulary. Plus I'm too talented to fail." - Malorie Blackman

"I wanted so badly to have a backup plan for when I'm not performing anymore. Let's be realistic: it's not going to be like this forever." - Gwen Stefani

"Me as a backup center? Hell no." - Dikembe Mutombo

"It can't hurt to have a backup." - Mallory Ortberg

"A well-defined backup plan is sabotage waiting to happen. Why push through the dip, why take the risk, why blow it all when there's the comfortable alternative instead? The people who break through usually have nothing to lose, and they almost never have a backup plan." - Seth Godin

"My family was always very supportive. Whether you're an actor or not, everybody hears the horror stories of people going to L.A. and trying to be an actor, and their dreams are crushed, and they end up working for the IRS. So they were always protective to the point that they wanted me to have a backup plan, which is understandable, but there was always something inside of me that knew: backup plan, schmackup plan." - Zachary Levi

"They walked to school, talking about how much they were longing for the summer holidays. "Oh, I am planning things," said Jamie. "Great, great things. I could join a band." "You gave up the guitar after two lessons." "Well," he said, "I could be a backup dancer." "Backup dancers have to wear belly shirts and glitter," said Mae. "So obviously, I support this plan." - Sarah Rees Brennan

"Connect with supportive people who empower you. The more you jump into your life, the further away from Ed you can get. Don't have a backup plan for living. Live today. [...] Trust in God. Believe in yourself. Get friends and family members to stand behind you. That's the only backup you'll need." - Jenni Schaefer

"I don't think that I've ever been a backup." - Joe Namath

"If there is a God, his plan is very similar to someone not having a plan." - Eddie Izzard

"I didn't plan on being a comedian. I didn't plan on getting married and I didn't plan on having kids, but I did all those things." - Rodney Carrington

"What I gotta do? Cats don't even have a clue Can't stand to see Me kick a flow so unbelievably And never gave a hand Askin' 'bout the backup plan Now that it's true Forever tellin' me that you always knew" - Eamon

"What I gotta do? Cats don't even have a clue Can't stand to see Me kick a flow so unbelievably And never gave a hand Askin' 'bout the backup plan Now that it's true Forever tellin' me that you always knew" - Eamon

"I would have gone to law school, or gotten a psychology degree. I wasn't interested in sleeping on a futon forever. And what happened is I walked into auditions, and I had nothing to lose, because I had a backup plan." - Julianna Margulies

"I like to think I have a good few years left of my career yet, as long as I stay fit and healthy. However, it's always good to have a backup plan, which is why I have been working hard to build my business portfolio outside tennis." - Andy Murray

"The dreams that you hold for your future are what you dream about at night. They're always at the back of your mind. They're what your heart desires. They keep you going. Accept reality and have a backup plan, but always follow your dreams no matter what." - Miley Cyrus

"The dreams that you hold for your future are what you dream about at night. They"re always at the back of your mind. They"re what your heart desires. They keep you going. Accept reality and have a backup plan, but always follow your dreams no matter what." - Miley Cyrus

"As journalism dies, I kind of feel like I want some skills besides writing. I'd like to be able to write movies or host TV shows or whatever. Things that I might actually not inherently like quite as much, but are interesting and fun things to do. A good backup plan." - Joel Stein

"My whole thing is I want to have a backup plan because maybe I won't get another acting job after 'Fame', maybe I'll want to give up on acting in five years or whatever and I want to have something else that I enjoy just as much as I enjoy acting." - Kay Panabaker

"The first record I made when I was 17. Labels merged and plans didn't work out, but plans never work out as planned. But I never stopped making music. I never had a backup plan. I never thought, 'Maybe I should just write, or maybe I should...' I just kept going." - Ashley Monroe

"Doing a good impression of a backup goalie the last few weeks." - Roberto Luongo

"The first thing I ever wanted to be was a backup singer for Guns 'n' Roses." - Katie Mcgrath

"The civil justice system is a backup system when the criminal justice system fails." - Ralph Nader

"I'd really like having a couple days of being a rock star, although I'd rather be a backup - like maybe the drummer for Muse It would also be fun to be gorgeous, like be Charlize Theron, just for a couple of days." - Stephenie Meyer

"I'd really like having a couple days of being a rock star, although I'd rather be a backup - like maybe the drummer for Muse... It would also be fun to be gorgeous, like be Charlize Theron, just for a couple of days." - Stephenie Meyer

"I thought I would make it (to the NBA). I believed that I would make it. But I had a Plan B. I was going to get my Master's degree at Tulane University had it not worked out. I think the pressure of making it wasn't on me as great as some other players that had no other options. I was going to do something special in life and I wanted to play in the NBA. I had a backup plan but I went full speed ahead with my Plan A." - Avery Johnson

"What kind of plan B?" Hale asked. He was almost holding his breath when a voice answered, "My kind." Macey tried to read the look on his face then, but it was gone in a flash. It had been a simple moment of peace and joy and pure happiness. That voice made Hale happy. It kept him calm. It was his backup and his conscience. Macey couldn't help herself, she envied him." - Ally Carter

"If you buy a DVD you have a copy. If you want a backup copy you buy another one." - Jack Valenti

"Americans are so direct. They'd ask me, 'What's your five-year plan? Do you have a five-year plan?' I don't know what I'm having for my tea tonight let alone a five-year plan." - Ashley Jensen

"Steve, it's OK. I know Angle is a dork, but he's a dangerous dork, our dork and your backup dork!" - Vince Mcmahon

"You might be a redneck if the dog catcher calls for a backup unit when he visits your house." - Jeff Foxworthy

"I used to want to be a backup singer. Not a lead singer, because I really can't sing." - Jamaica Kincaid

"All success is, really, is having a predetermined plan and carrying it out successfully over a long period of time." - Harvey Mackay

"For me, a dancer is part of an artist's entertainment - 'backup dancer' isn't even in my vocabulary." - Laurieann Gibson

"I will never give up my dream of being a prima ballerina and backup dancer for Justin Timberlake!" - Haley Webb

"I couldn't imagine, you know, God having a plan for my life. I thought I planned my life out." - Jim Hamilton

"In New York, you can just wake up and everything sorts itself out. I love that, not having a plan." - Kate Mara

"If God is not with us, we do not want to continue. If the Sermon on the Mount is simply impractical, our mission work is hopeless. We have no backup plan. We have nothing but Him." - Heidi Baker

"Always have a plan and believe in it. I tell my coaches not to compromise. Nothing good happens by accident. There must be a plan for everything and the plan will prevent you from overlooking little things. By having that plan, you'll be secure and self-doubts will never become a factor." - Chuck Knox

"If Plan A isn't working, I have Plan B, Plan C, and even Plan D." - Serena Williams

"My dad was an actor, and my older sister is an actress, and so I very much remember thinking, "Well, of course I'll do that as well." But I never imagined myself as an actor who would be in films. I always only thought of myself being in a play or a musical and maybe the odd episode of [U.K. '80s TV drama] Casualty. My backup plan was to do something with children, to start a nursery school or work with underprivileged kids. And I still dream of maybe doing that in some way. I've always got children in my house, always." - Kate Winslet

"When people floated this idea that this was a conspiracy by the [Jeb] Bush campaign to undermine [Marco] Rubio, at first, it was like it`s too complicated, wheels within wheels but as I thought about it more I did buy that, that this is part of a campaign by Jeb to make it look like there`s no backup plan to Donald Trump, try to blow everything up and then all that will be left is Donald Trump and Jeb who nobody really likes but who has a ton of money and then he`s the only option left." - Josh Barro

"Now, the question of the hour is, who's got the Pandorica? Answer, I do. Next question, who's coming to take it from me? Come on! Look at me, no plan, no backup, no weapons worth a damn. Oh, and something else - I don't have anything to lose! So, if you're sitting up there in your silly little spaceship with all your silly little guns, and you've got any plans on taking the Pandorica tonight, just remember who's standing in your way. Remember every black day I ever stopped you. And then, and THEN, do the smart thing. Let somebody else try first." - Matt Smith

"I'm kind of a low-key guy. The spotlight doesn't suit me. I'm more of a side dish-cole slaw or French fries or a Wham! backup singer." - Haruki Murakami

"When you're a single parent, you're often lonely, yet seldom alone. There is no backup ... It is mothering without a net." - Amy Dickinson

"Backup singers just bring so much more life to the situation. When a voice opens up, there comes the life.That's when it's a person-to-person connection." - Lynn Mabry

"It's a very easy thing to say, 'Go get a backup quarterback.' Now tell me where to get them. You just can't dial them up." - Bill Parcells

"What is life unless you're having a good time? I don't really have a plan; I just try to dip my toes in different ponds." - Douglas Booth

"I'm not someone who likes having a master plan for everything, but I do believe in a vision for your life." - Matthew Hussey

"As a kid, Terry Bradshaw didn't amaze me. My hero was Steelers backup Terry Hanratty, who nabbed two Super Bowl rings while completing three passes." - Stephen Rodrick

"There's nothing wrong with having a plan. Plans are great. But missions are better. Missions survive when plans fail, and plans almost always fail." - Seth Godin

"Everybody, every American starts to have - needs to start having a security plan. We need to be able to protect ourselves." - Wayne LaPierre

"You do not interrupt a man when he is explaining his master plan after having been soundly defeated. Don't you watch any James Bond Movies?" - Katie MacAlister

"I've never owned a cell phone and don't plan on ever having one. If anyone needs to talk to me, they know where I live." - Phil Robertson

"Always, Always have a plan" - Rick Riordan

"Plan B. You've always got to have a Plan B." - Sylvester Stallone

"A plan is always successful if the plan is good." - Zig Ziglar

"I really just wanted to be a writer, but people tell you, 'You should have a backup career,' so I thought, 'OK, I'll act.' That was the foolishness of my vision for my life - that my backup career would be completely undependable." - Patti Davis

"The average American thinks billionaire investors are going to be right based on some talking head. They invest and they have no backup plan. Americans think these guys are giant risk-takers. The truth is they believe in taking as little risk as humanly possible, for the maximum amount of upside. They're looking for that spread of disproportionate risk-reward." - Tony Robbins

"Although when I start a novel I know how it will begin and end, I like to let the people within the story take me on a journey between those points without having a fixed plan." - Cecelia Ahern

"A major part of being prepared is having a plan. Local calls don't always work in the immediate vicinity of a disaster, so it's important to have an out-of-town contact with whom the entire family can check in." - Mike Crapo

"My grand plan is that I can master having a better life by making sure I have a regular flow of songs. Then I can give myself time to tour or celebrate or write a film score." - Imogen Heap

"It's the most natural progression for me to becoming a singing sensation next. And so many people have offered to be on it. Eddie Van Halen... and Prince, Madonna and Cyndi Lauper will probably be a backup trio." - Paul Reubens

"Well, I actually first got into music as a small child, and as I became a teen, I sought out making money from music, weather that was singing lounge gigs, backup in studios, or weddings." - Chantal Kreviazuk

"Never make a promise without a plan." - Zig Ziglar

"A man is not a financial plan." - Robert Kiyosaki

"My first plan of escape having failed, I now determined upon another." - Buffalo Bill

"I never thought when I was a kid that I would become an adult. I never thought of myself as having any sort of distant horizon. I have sort of leapt without a master plan." - Rachel Maddow

"You have to control the nerves. I used to get so nervous that I couldn't eat, which wasn't really productive. Having goals and a plan is a good way of lessening the nerves." - Helen Jenkins

"I've been having a lot of fun exploring different aspects of filmmaking, like writing and producing. There isn't a specific plan and I usually don't know what's going to be the next thing I do." - Oren Peli

"What did Isabelle want?" Jace asked. Alec hesitated. "Isabelle says the Queen of the Seelie Court has requested an audience with us." "Sure," said Magnus. "And Madonna wants me as a backup dancer on her next world tour." - Cassandra Clare

"Maybe I'd be a storyboard artist. Graphic novel/comic book artist. Backup dancer. Singer. It would be cool to focus on one of these full time. But I like seeing them all intertwine." - Jade Hassoune

"I created lots of characters in high school and college, and the first character I created in pro comics was Liana, Green Lantern of M'Elu, for a backup story in 'Green Lantern 162,' my first professional sale." - Kurt Busiek

"I don't have to figure out why or how or when. God has a plan, and I'm committed to it. That commitment frees me from having to worry about the details." - Barbara Johnson

"Entrepreneurship is having an idea to do something great and not entirely have a plan on how to do it but the drive and will power to make it work" - Michael Bloomberg

"Since the days of Abraham many men of unusual intellect not only have diligently studied the divine plan, but have devoted their lives to having a part in making it known to others." - Joseph Franklin Rutherford

"I always plan dinner first thing in the morning. That's the only way I can get through the day, having a specific meal to look forward to at night." - Alan King

"I plan on having the credibility and integrity of being a part of an entertainment news program like 'E!,' in addition to being on the actor side as well." - Terrence J

"Since the days of Abraham many men of unusual intellect not only have diligently studied the divine plan, but have devoted their lives to having a part in making it known to others." - Joseph Franklin Rutherfor

"hope is not a plan of action." - Susan Jacoby

"Hope is not a financial plan." - Ric Edelman

"Sounds like a plan worthy of Athena." - Rick Riordan

"I don't really have a retirement plan." - Bob Dylan

"Going public is not a business plan." - Henry Kravis

"Every plan is a house of cards." - Holly Black

"I have a plan-to go mad." - Fyodor Dostoevsky

"God has a plan for your retirement." - Billy Graham

"Whoever said happiness needs a plan?" - Robert Holden

"There is always a plan B." - Triple H

"Does Batman ever NOT have a plan...?" - Mark Waid

"Athena always, always has a plan." - Rick Riordan

"Be realistic: Plan for a miracle." - Osho

"I never had a long-term plan." - Bryan Adams

"Be realistic: Plan for a miracle" - Rajneesh

"Frustration is not a work plan." - Ami Ayalon

"I've got a long-term plan." - Colin Hay

"Welfare is not a retirement plan." - Ernie J Zelinski

"I don't really have a career plan." - Damien Hirst

"Great teams always have a Plan B. Look at Barcelona. Their Plan B is to stick to Plan A" - Johnny Giles

"Most computers today have built in backup software." - Barton Gellman

"Its success lies in the fact that it's an insurance plan, not an investment plan or a welfare plan." - James Roosevelt

"A Fool with a Plan is better off than a Genius without a Plan!" - T Boone Pickens

"A plan without action is not a plan. It's a speech." - T Boone Pickens

"You need a plan for yourself, just like you need a plan for a business." - Brenda Barnes

"A fool with a plan can outsmart a genius with no plan." - T Boone Pickens

"The enemy of a good plan is the dream of a perfect plan." - Carl Von Clausewitz

"You ca' have a plan for your day, "til you have a plan for your life." - Tony Robbins

"A good plan today is better than a perfect plan tomorrow." - George S Patton

"There's no reason to have a plan B because it distracts from plan A." - Will Smith

"You can't have a plan for your day, 'til you have a plan for your life." - Tony Robbins

"A good plan violently executed now is better than a perfect plan executed next week." - George S Patton

"If Plan A fails, they could always revert to Plan A." - Mark Lawrenson

"I now have a plan - I haven't had a plan up until this year." - Joan Severance

"The simple reason that most people fail financially is not because of the lack of a plan, it's not because of good advice, it's not even because of a lack of capital. It is for one reason-they attach more pain to the idea of having money, than NOT having it." - Tony Robbins

"The simple reason that most people fail financially is not because of the lack of a plan, it's not because of good advice, it's not even because of a lack of capital. It is for one reason-they attach more pain to the idea of having money, than NOT having it." - Tony Robbins

"The most important thing for having a party is that the hostess is having fun. I'm very organized. I make a plan for absolutely everything. I never have anything that has to be cooked while the guests are there. The only thing I might have to do is take something out of the oven and carve it." - Ina Garten

"I never had a plan B. I feel if u have a plan B, you are giving yourself the chance to never accomplish plan A. My plan B was to accomplish plan A." - Behdad Sami

"...an imperfect plan implemented immediately and violently will always succeed better than a perfect plan." - George S Patton

"Any plan where you lose your hat is a bad plan." - Phil Foglio

"If you don't have a plan, you become part of somebody else's plan." - Terence Mckenna

"You can not plan to make a discovery. You do not plan innovation." - W Edwards Deming

"Abortion ... interferes with God's plan-a plan He willed before He created the universe." - Richard Halverson

"And even, if circumstances required, a contingency plan for his contingency plan's contingency plan." - Frank Beddor

"Even a poor plan is better than no plan at all." - Mikhail Chigorin

"It's better to have a bad plan then no plan at all." - Charles De Gaulle

"God has a plan to help bring justice to the world - and his plan is us." - Gary Haugen

"The best plan is only a plan... unless it degerates into work." - Peter Drucker

"Plan. Yes. Good idea. I should come up with a plan." - Steven Brust

"It is better to have a bad plan than no plan." - Garry Kasparov

"Don't get stuck on a business plan just because it was your business plan." - Ryan Kavanaugh

"Thinking of Plan B muddies up your chances of succeeding at Plan A." - Charlie Day

"Ten-year plan? No, three-year plan! I'm in a hurry." - Josh Schwartz

"It's easy enough to plan jobs, to plan a lot of work." - Liam Neeson

"I plan on having parties when I'm 30. I plan on having fun when I'm old. Any notion of THE BEST years comes from cliched "should haves "if I"d" "wish I"d"" - Marina Keegan

"I plan on having parties when I'm 30. I plan on having fun when I'm old. Any notion of THE BEST years comes from cliched 'should haves 'if I'd' 'wish I'd'" - Marina Keegan

"Chess teaches foresight, by having to plan ahead; vigilance, by having to keep watch over the whole chess board; caution, by having to restrain ourselves from making hasty moves; and finally, we learn from chess the greatest maxim in life - that even when everything seems to be going badly for us we should not lose heart, but always hoping for a change for the better, steadfastly continue searching for the solutions to our problems." - Benjamin Franklin

"I know you have not thought about it. Italians always act without thinking, it's the glory and the downfall of your civilisation. A German plans a month in advance what his bowel movements will be at Easter, and the British plan everything in retrospect, so it always looks as though everything occurred as they intended. The French plan everything whilst appearing to be having a party, and the Spanish...well, God knows. Anyway, Pelagia is Greek, that's my point." - Louis De Bernieres

"Never plan a picnic' Father said. 'Plan a dinner, yes, or a house, or a budget, or an appointment with the dentist, but never, never plan a picnic." - Elizabeth Enright

"My general approach to writing fiction is that you try to have as few conceptual notions as possible and you just respond to the energy that the story is making rather than having a big over plan. I think if you have a big over plan, the danger is that you might just take your plan and then you bore everybody. I always joke that it's like going on a date with index cards. You know, at 7:30 p.m. I should ask about her mother. You keep all the control to yourself but you are kind of insulting to the other person." - George Saunders

"A dream without a plan is just a wish" - Katherine Paterson

"A goal without a plan is a wish." - Herman Edwards

"A goal without a plan is a dream." - Elbert Hubbard

"A goal without a plan is only a dream." - Brian Tracy

"A goal without a plan is just a wish." - Larry Elder



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