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"If all the people around you are happy with you, you are not doing great work. When you stop being like other people, they stop liking you. That's just how it goes. There's no escaping it. And it's okay. What you need to understand about that disapproval is that it's a sign you're doing something right." - Darren Hardy

"You can make great meals without meat that are, of course, much more healthy for the same price, but it takes a process of reeducation, just because Americans aren't familiar with how to cook vegetables anymore." - Jonathan Safran Foer

"And then at the end of the day, the most important thing is how good are you at risk control. Ninety-percent of any great trader is going to be the risk control." - Paul Tudor Jones

"I know how to play comedy when it's needed. So even when it's really not there, my facial expressions are really great. I have a lot of facial expressions in my face, you know." - LisaRaye McCoy-Misick

"It's much harder to provide a great customer service than I would have ever realised. It's much more art than science in some of these other areas and not just about the facts but about how you are conveying them." - David Yu

"It would be great to not have any injuries and just go out and play football and have fun ... But in life there are adversities, and it all just depends on how you overcome them." - Donovan McNabb

"I think that if people show up in jeans and chains, it's great that all parts of culture are interested in music. People forget sometimes that it's about the music, not how you act and dress." - Hilary Hahn

"I know how to play comedy when it's needed. So even when it's really not there, my facial expressions are really great. I have a lot of facial expressions in my face, you know." - Lisaraye Mccoymisick

"How many times have you been out for a beer or dinner and people are coming up with business ideas? Everybody wants to think they've got that great business idea." - Mark Burnett

"What you envision in your mind, how you see yourself, and how you envision the world around you is of great importance because those things become your focus." - Eric Thomas

"How would you define [Bob] Dylan? You can't. That's a true artist. How about Ray Charles? Can you classify Ray Charles? No, you can't. He's just great, period." - George Thorogood

"How you spend your time defines who you are." - Oprah Winfrey

"You're attractive because you don't know how attractive you are." - Ju Ji-hoon

"Tragedies make you realize how selfish you are." - Tony Dorsett

"You don't have to show people how successful you are." - Martin Yan

"In a great River great fish are found, but take heede, lest you bee drowned." - George Herbert

"I believe if you write a great book, the chances are it'll get a great reception." - Charlaine Harris

"If you are great, 'El Topo' is a great picture. If you are limited, 'El Topo' is limited." - Alejandro Jodorowsky

"I bet you're not dangerous at all, are you? Are you, you great ugly brute?" - J K Rowling

"I bet you're not dangerous at all, are you? Are you, you great ugly brute?" - J K Rowling

"Photography is about how you look and how you dream and how you see and what your interests are." - David Doubilet

"No matter how much you know, how well read you are, how traveled or cultured, you should never stop learning." - Stacy Keibler

"How could you be a Great Man if history brought you no Great Events, or brought you to them at the wrong time, too young, too old?" - Lois Mcmaster Bujold

"Be great at what you do, and don't ever settle for mediocrity or else you will always wonder how great you could have been." - Debbi Fields

"When people tell you how young you look, they are also telling you how old you are." - Cary Grant

"You are not important because of how long you live, you are important because of how effective you live." - Myles Munroe

"... no matter how great the differences are between men and women, the differences among members of the same sex are usually equally great if not greater." - Joyce Brothers

"Regardless of how well you can be offensively, if you have a great defense, you can deal with any offense." - Ray Lewis

"Dogs do know how comfortable you are with yourself, how happy you are, how fearful you are, and what is missing inside of you." - Cesar Millan

"You have to love yourself. That's the single most powerful thing. Out of that springs: How are you eating? How are you exercising? How are you resting?" - Nia Peeples

"Certain movies that are trying to evoke history are just like being in an antique store, and all you notice is that all the stuff has been gathered together, and it feels like a pile of antiques. How can you think that that will evoke the past? It doesn't even have to evoke anything, but anyway, it's how we're living. It's this moment where nobody has to immediately think too much about how things are being documented. It's a great time." - Ben Katchor

"We are all racing towards death. No matter how many great, intellectual conclusions we draw during our lives, we know they're all only man-made, like God. I begin to wonder where it all leads. What can you do, except do what you can do as best you know how." - John Hurt

"My grandmother had a great saying. It always stuck with me: 'People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.' They've got to see it and feel it. And it's for real. And that's all. Be who you are." - Joe Manchin

"Great times are great softeners" - Ryan Holiday

"Great humorists are great insulters." - Dick Cavett

"You are enough. You are so enough, it is unbelievable how enough you are." - Sierra Boggess

"It is seldom that we find out how great are our resources until we are thrown upon them." - Christian Nestell Bovee

"Great ladies ... are like the best sauces - it is better not to know how they are made." - Octave Mirbeau

"Greetings, O Great Gazoo. How nice of you to join us here on planet Earth again. (Cael) Thanks, Barney. How's Betty and Bam Bam doing? (Acheron) Great, if I could only get them away from Wilma and Pebbles. Those women are nothing but trouble. (Cael) Nah, they"re good women. It's the ones in red who are always the downfall of good men. (Acheron)" - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"Greetings, O Great Gazoo. How nice of you to join us here on planet Earth again. (Cael) Thanks, Barney. How's Betty and Bam Bam doing? (Acheron) Great, if I could only get them away from Wilma and Pebbles. Those women are nothing but trouble. (Cael) Nah, they're good women. It's the ones in red who are always the downfall of good men. (Acheron)" - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"Most people, most great people even are ammunition. But what you need in your company are barrels. You can only shoot through the number of unique barrels you have, so that's how the velocity of your company improves... is by adding barrels, and then you stock them with ammunition and then you can do a lot." - Keith Rabois

"You wish to be great, begin from the least. You are thinking to construct some mighty fabric in height; first think of the foundation of humility. And how great soever a mass of building one may wish and design to place above it, the greater the building is to be, the deeper does he dig his foundation." - Saint Augustine

"If you surround yourself with the wrong people, if you surround yourself with people that constantly tell you how great you are and never tell you the truth and just tell you what you want to hear, I would imagine it would be very easy to get above yourself." - Johnny Reid

"Those who go on telling you to amend your nature and improve upon yourself are very dangerous people. They are one of the basic causes for your not being enlightened. Nature cannot be amended; it has to be accepted. There is no way to be otherwise. Whosoever you are, whatsoever you are, that's how you are - that's what you are. It is a great acceptance." - Rajneesh

"You gotta know what you are, who you are and how you want to be portrayed." - Bruno Mars

"You are so busy being YOU that you have no idea how utterly unprecedented you are." - John Green

"You think you are clever until you find out how smart you are" - Anonymous

"Curiosity is a key building block. The more curious you are, the more creativity you will unleash. A great way to do that is to ask the three "magic questions" again and again... those questions are simply, "Why", "What if?", and "Why not?". Asking these questions constantly focused you on the possibilities and away from how things are at the moment." - Josh Linkner

"The mark of great sportsmen is not how good they are at their best, but how good they are their worst." - Martina Navratilova

"It's not how good you are it's how good you want to be" - Paul Arden

"It's not a matter of how old you are, it's how you feel." - Mila Marinova

"How you learn has nothing to do with how brilliant you are." - Henry Winkler

"Age isn't how old you are but how old you feel." - Gabriel Garcia Marquez

"Words are just words. The evidence is in how you act, how you react." - Maya Banks

"Jealousy doesn't show how much you love someone, it shows how insecure you are." - Valerie Quennessen

"Money will not change how healthy you are or how many people love you." - Warren Buffett

"It's not how good you are. It's how bad you want it." - Paul the Apostle

"Don't tell me how talented you are. Tell me how hard you work." - Arthur Rubinstein

"It is not how big you are, it's how big you play." - Anonymous

"Don't tell me how educated you are, tell me how much you traveled." - Nazr Mohammed

"It's not how big you are, it's how big you play" - John Wooden

"The risks are 'How country can you go?' rather than 'How rock can you take it?'" - Joe Nichols

"How long you live is less important than how healthy you are along the way." - S Jay Olshansky

"I don't care about people kissing my ass or telling me how great I am. I don't really give a damn. I read the bad stuff a whole lot more than I read the good stuff. I read that because there are always going to be critics who are going to say how good you aren't." - Richard Sherman

"No wonder all the great comedians had such destructive private lives. ... After you get the audience into that kind of frenzy, and you are being worshiped like the false idol you are, how do you leave the stage and transition back into real life? ... What is there left to do but set yourself on fire?" - Margaret Cho

"O my God, how does it happen in this poor world that you are so great and yet nobody finds you, that you call so loudly and yet nobody hears you, that you are so near and yet nobody feels you, that you give yourself to everybody and yet nobody knows your name? Men flee from you and say they cannot find you; they turn their backs and say they cannot see you; they stop their ears and say they cannot hear you." - Hans Denck

"In order to have great happiness you have to have great pain and unhappiness - otherwise how would you know when you're happy?" - Leslie Caron

"People should recognize who you are and how you can act rather than how famous you are." - Mae Whitman

"You must come to see how wonderful you are in God and how helpless you are in yourself." - Smith Wigglesworth

"How you sound. How you look. Are you fat? Those are things that could be really irritating." - Amanda Palmer

"What makes you good looking is how you are expressing yourself and that comes from how you are interpreting life." - Hrithik Roshan

"People should recognize who you are and how you can act rather then how famous you are." - Mae Whitman

"The most used program in computers and education is PowerPoint. What are you learning about the nature of the medium by knowing how do to a great PowerPoint presentation? Nothing. It certainly doesnt teach you how to think critically about living in a culture of simulation." - Sherry Turkle

"A great many things determine how people live, and money is not at the top of the list. Choices are always available. What you choose will depend on how you see things: yourself, your work, your right to express taste and desire and personality, your understanding of the love of God as expressed in His creation and order and harmony." - Elisabeth Elliot

"Everyone talks about America, this great country. You hear, "I'm more patriotic than you are. No, I'm more patriotic!" But how few people know the history of this country and how we came into being. That's the part that just amazed me." - John Guare

"Instead of focusing on how big your problems are, focus on how big your God is! He is everything you need. He is the Great I AM, and He is the one leading and guiding you into victory in every area of your life!" - Joel Osteen

"The most used program in computers and education is PowerPoint. What are you learning about the nature of the medium by knowing how do to a great PowerPoint presentation? Nothing. It certainly doesn't teach you how to think critically about living in a culture of simulation." - Sherry Turkle

"To become great, you have to be born great. If you are born again then you are the seed of Abraham. That means you have greatness in you!" - Chris Oyakhilome

"You want what you can't have. And if someone's being shitty to you, just move on. If someone's being shitty to you, no matter how great they are, that's shitty, and you don't want be with someone who treats you shitty." - Aziz Ansari

"Your kids do' need more things. They need you. And they want you. The more time that you can spend with them, the more they are going to want to be like you and know the Heavenly Father who made you such a great dad. That's how you lead your kids to Christ." - Steve Farrar

"You don't know how lucky you are, my dear. Don't waste it with regrets of the places and people you have lost. You have a lifetime to fill, so many good times and good years and great people ahead of you. You must rush to meet it." - Danielle Steel

"You do' know how lucky you are, my dear. Do' waste it with regrets of the places and people you have lost. You have a lifetime to fill, so many good times and good years and great people ahead of you. You must rush to meet it." - Danielle Steel

"Your kids don't need more things. They need you. And they want you. The more time that you can spend with them, the more they are going to want to be like you and know the Heavenly Father who made you such a great dad. That's how you lead your kids to Christ." - Steve Farrar

"Auditions are great, and you definitely want to continue to make progress as an actor, you want to continue to see some advancement in your career. But when you get out there, you don't realize how many auditions you have to go on before you actually get work." - Mike Colter

"Screen is satisfying because it's so technical and mysterious. It's like playing roulette: you get a script, you think it's either great or naff, but you have no idea how it will really turn out. On stage, you are your own editor - and you get brief moments of grace, where suddenly you feel free." - Toby Stephens

"Then outwardly you are the small universe! Then inwardly you are the great universe." - Rumi

"You are only as great as the opportunities that are given to you." - Charlize Theron

"Happiness has to do with how quickly you vibrate, how intelligent you are, how subtle your awareness field is, how deep you are, how aware of your eternal part you are." - Frederick Lenz

"If you don't have a camera, the best thing you can do is describe how great it looked." - Jay Maisel

"You think you have this great idea that everyone's going to come join, but that's not how it works." - Sam Altman

"You cannot imagine how great it is to step out on the stage with thousands of screaming fans loving you." - Eddie Cibrian

"Life is graded on the curve. It's not how big you are, how strong you are, how smart you are. It's how good you are at the things that count relative to the people around you." - Robert H. Frank

"So the Great Santini was how he liked being referred to by his children. He would line up his seven children, and there was this ritual we'd go through. And he would say, who's the greatest of them all? And we - the seven - would say, you are, oh, Great Santini. And he would say, who knows all, hears all and sees all? You do, oh, Great Santini. So this was the ridiculous way I was raised." - Terry Gross

"Museums are managers of consciousness. They give us an interpretation of history, of how to view the world and locate ourselves in it. They are, if you want to put it in positive terms, great educational institutions. If you want to put it in negative terms, they are propaganda machines." - Hans Haacke

"The excitement for me lies not so much in interviewing the hard-to-get famous person, but the person whom you are about to discover. You know, like maybe the character actors who are just coming into their own and you're realizing how great they are." - Terry Gross

"A poor leader will tell you how many people work for them. A great leader will tell you how many people they work for." - Simon Sinek

"How do you win? By getting average players to play good and good players to play great. That's how you win." - Bum Phillips

"Your light is seen, your heart is known, your soul is cherished by more people than you might imagine. If you knew how many others have been touched in wonderful ways by you, you would be astonished. If you knew how many people feel so much for you, you would be shocked. You are far more wonderful than you think you are. Rest with that. Rest easy with that. Breathe again. You are doing fine. More than fine. Better than fine. You're doin' great. So relax. And love yourself today." - Neale Donald Walsch

"Your light is seen, your heart is known, your soul is cherished by more people than you might imagine. If you knew how many others have been touched in wonderful ways by you, you would be astonished. If you knew how many people feel so much for you, you would be shocked. You are far more wonderful than you think you are. Rest with that. Rest easy with that. Breathe again. You are doing fine. More than fine. Better than fine. You're doin' great. So relax. And love yourself today." - Neale Donald Walsch

"Your light is seen, your heart is known, your soul is cherished by more people than you might imagine. If you knew how many others have been touched in wonderful ways by you, you would be astonished. If you knew how many people feel so much for you, you would be shocked. You are far more wonderful than you think you are. Rest with that. Rest easy with that. Breathe again. You are doing fine. More than fine. Better than fine. You're doin" great. So relax. And love yourself today." - Neale Donald Walsch

"It feels amazing - really, really great! It was so nice to be out there and be cherished by all the people. It has been a great event, the best you can experience as an athlete. We are very happy with how everything has worked out in the competition. Everything was very good and we're really happy we accomplished our goal." - Margaretha Sigfridsson

"We are having the single worst recovery the U.S. has had since the Great Depression. I don't care how you measure it. The East Coast knows it. The West Coast knows it. North, South, old, young, everyone knows it's the worst recovery since the Great Depression." - Arthur Laffer

"I trust my judgment when I think it's boring, dull, tepid and not interesting. That's important to listen to. And the same on the set. That's a little easier because you can see it in front of you and you can just see how great they are and you know you have something wonderful when they do something wonderful." - Kenneth Lonergan

"....a good book can teach you about the world and about yourself. You learn more than how to read better; you also learn more about life. You become wiser. Not just more knowledgeable - books that provide nothing but information can produce that result. But wiser, in the sense that you are more deeply aware of the great and enduring truths of human life." - Mortimer Adler

"How come you don't work fourteen hours a day? Your great-great-grandparents did. How come you only work the eight-hour day? Four guys got hanged fighting for the eight-hour day for you." - Studs Terkel

"In the movies, you want a good story and characters that are honest, but you are also looking for a good director who can lead the ship. That's how we look at business. Everybody has a great idea for a start-up, and so do their relatives, and they tell me, 'You gotta build it.' I say, 'I have to believe in it.'" - Ashton Kutcher

"Winning is great, sure, but if you are really going to do something in life, the secret is learning how to lose. Nobody goes undefeated all the time. If you can pick up after a crushing defeat, and go on to win again, you are going to be a champion someday." - Wilma Rudolph

"Movies are great fun and wonderful when they're good. But you never get to see them till six months after they're finished. So you never get a sense of whether they're really well liked or how good they are. And you don't really know what the finished product is going to be like, because it's a director's medium." - Lauren Bacall

"Practice is not about how you feel while you are doing it. You are planting seeds." - Krishna Das

"You are very powerful, provided you know how powerful you are." - Harbhajan Singh Yogi

"How can you say you are peaceful if you are still identified with mind?" - Mooji

"If you are living the dream, how do you know if you are asleep or awake?" - Karl Pilkington

"If you know how rich you are, you are not a billionaire." - Mikhail Prokhorov

"Only when you are by yourself can you realize how wonderful you are." - Frederick Lenz

"Even my colleagues don't read classic criticism. And my feeling is that if you don't do that then you're not really practicing your craft. That's how you learn how to do it. You don't learn how to write about jazz just from listening to jazz. You learn how to write by reading the great writers and how they worked, the great music critics." - Gary Giddins

"When we get ashes we are not publicly proclaiming our greatness, but God's. We are not saying, 'look at how great I am,' but 'ask me about how great my God is!'" - Mark Hart

"When we get ashes we are not publicly proclaiming our greatness, but God"s. We are not saying, 'look at how great I am,' but 'ask me about how great my God is!'" - Mark Hart

"You try to go where the great scripts are, if you can, or you go where the not great scripts are, because that's what's being offered to you." - Stephen Lang

"How do you know if you are a servant? By how you react when someone treats you as one." - Dawson Trotman

"When you ask someone how they are doing, do you really mean it? When you answer someone back how you are doing, are you really telling the truth?" - Brady Quinn

"It's how tenacious you are that will determine your success." - Steve Ballmer

"No matter how big you are, details count!" - Richard Branson

"How grateful we are for you, our youth." - Boyd K. Packer

"I am the living Barbie Doll, how are you?" - Jeffree Star

"The water doesn't know how old you are." - Dara Torres

"How lovely it is to dream while you are awake." - Andre Agassi

"How well opposed to grand Theft Auto are you?" - Stephenie Meyer

"You are afraid of the people unrestrained-how ridiculous!" - Marquis De Sade

"Glass breaks so easily. No matter how careful you are." - Tennessee Williams

"No matter how successful you are, change is always good." - Billy Beane

"Understand how all things are interconnected, including you." - Mehgan Heaney-Grier

"You never know how things are going to turn out." - Amy Hill

"You never know how people are going to respond." - Pam Grier

"How old are you? Sixteen? S-seventeen? Is seventeen legal?" - Alice Cooper

""How are you doing?" - - - better than I deserve.........." - John Piper

"How are you managing the velocity of change?" - Jim Blasingame

"I've made every mistake - but mistakes are how you learn." - Tony Benn

"Discussing how old you are is the temple of boredom." - Ruth Gordon

"You know how arrogant the French are - extraordinary." - Gordon Ramsay

"Words are so lovable. How could you not love words?" - Erin Mckean

"Words are worthless. How can you describe the other worlds?" - Frederick Lenz

"Humility is, in a sense, admitting how egotistical you are." - Criss Jami

"People are still people no matter how you cut it." - Ginger Rogers

"It's interesting to know how much you are worth." - Carine Roitfeld

"Have you ever noticed how bored people are also boring?" - Amy Dickinson

"When you are on a great horse, you have the best seat you will ever have." - Winston Churchill

"When you work with a great director, you realise you are far from being a director." - Barkhad Abdi

"You know, every movie you make can't be great, no matter who you are." - Michael Madsen

"Why can't you write a great pop song when you are 85? Maybe you can." - Tim Finn

"If you have a great idea, you should be able to communicate it as well. It's like the sound of one hand clapping. You have a great idea but aren't able to express it - well, how great was the idea?" - Douglas Coupland



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