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"You must gain control over your money or the lack of it will forever control you." - Dave Ramsey

"Fear is but another name for lack of power to control our minds, or, in other words, to control the kind of thought we think or put out." - Prentice Mulford

"It is a fact that the majority of a man's griefs comes about through lack of self-control." - Napoleon Hill

"My fault, my failure, is not in the passions I have, but in my lack of control of them." - Jack Kerouac

"Showing a lack of self-control is in the same vein granting authority to others: 'Perhaps I need someone else to control me." - Criss Jami

"Lack of prayer says you've brought into the lie that life is manageable and you've got everything under control" - LeCrae

"She wept with shame for her lack of will and with fear for a love she couldn't control." - Judith Mcnaught

"In that sense, film is superior, but the difficulty is your lack of control as a writer." - Terry Southern

"People don't lack resources, they just lack control over their resources." - Tony Robbins

"Being gifted intellectually is only a small part of the equation of success. Concentrate on the factors you have control over: persistence, self-discipline, confidence. Far more failures are due to lack of will than lack of ability." - Terry Bradshaw

"Someone who says I am busy is either declaring incompetence (and lack of control of his life) or trying to get rid of you." - Nassim Nicholas Taleb

"Someone who says "I am busy" is either declaring incompetence (and lack of control of his life) or trying to get rid of you." - Nassim Nicholas Taleb

"The object of a bunker or trap is not only to punish a physical mistake, to punish lack of control, but also to punish pride and egotism." - Charles B. Macdonald

"Stress says that the things we are involved in are important enough to merit our impatience, our lack of grace toward others, or our tight grip of control." - Francis Chan

"I really feel vulnerable when I don't have the answer to something. When I feel lack of control, my nerves really kick in." - Chelsea Krost

"As for gun control advocates, I have no hope whatever that any facts whatever will make the slightest dent in their thinking - or lack of thinking." - Thomas Sowell

"The teacher has nothing to do with people who use their mental powers to block the enlightenment of others. These people lack control. What can you teach someone who lacks control?" - Frederick Lenz

"I want the peace in knowing that is wasn't for lack of hustling that I missed a target for my dream. I want to know that the one thing in my control was under control." - Jon Acuff

"Lack of prayer is the cause of lack of time." - Peter Kreeft

"Lack of forgiveness of others breeds lack of self-forgiveness." - Albert Ellis

"Lack of time is actually lack of priorities." - Tim Ferriss

"Mr. Complete Lack of Sympathy" - Karen Chance

"There's no lack of void." - Samuel Beckett

"Optimism is lack of information." - Faina Ranevskaya

"What Newcastle lack is a lack of pace" - Charlie Nicholas

"Lack of emotion causes lack of progress and lack of motivation." - Tony Robbins

"One of the major causes of poverty is a lack of family planning. Governments and nonprofit organizations need to encourage poor people to use birth control so that they don't have unexpected babies, which will only make poorer families poorer." - Philip Kotler

"People are very much victims of their lack of education. This of course makes them a lot easier to control. It works the same way there as it does (in America). I wouldn't say that surprised me." - Tod A

"Most of the problems that plague our society - addiction, overeating, crime, domestic violence, prejudice, debt, unwanted pregnancy, educational failure, underperformance at school and work, lack of savings, failure to exercise - are in some degree a failure of self-control." - Roy Baumeister

"One of the problems with hip hop is lack of infrastructure and not being able to control its own course. I don't like that hip hop is full of infantile 35-year-olds. Hip hop cannot afford to be lazy." - Chuck D

"It's wonderful to be back. Back among the mountains that remind us of our vulnerability, our ultimate lack of control over the world we live in. Mountains that demand humility, and yield so much peace in return." - Alex Lowe

"A person who can laugh and go with life does not demand to be in control, which is why the most controlling people may be sarcastic but lack an authentic sense of humor." - Richard Rohr

"People who believe they have the power to exercise some measure of control over their lives are healthier, more effective and more successful than those who lack faith in their ability to effect changes in their lives." - Albert Bandura

"I still have highs and lows, just like any other person. What's missing is the lack of control over the super highs, which became destructive, and the super lows, which are immediately destructive." - Patty Duke

"Lack of skill dictates economy of style." - Joey Ramone

"Most men fail, not through lack of education, but from lack of dogged determination, from lack of dauntless will." - Orison Swett Marden

"What is childlike humility? It's not the lack of intelligence, but the lack of guile. The lack of an agenda." - Todd Burpo

"What is childlike humility? It's not the lack of intelligence, but the lack of guile. The lack of an agenda." - Todd Burpo

"What is childlike humility? It's not the lack of intelligence, but the lack of guile. The lack of an agenda." - Todd Burpo

"Love . . . [is] a lack of personal selfishness." - Theodore M. Burton

"A lack of doxology leads to depravity." - Ann Voskamp

"Lack of desire is the greatest riches." - Seneca the Younger

"Lack of compliance is hindering the investigation." - Charlie Melancon

"Lack of knowledge - that is the problem." - W Edwards Deming

"There is no lack of opportunity." - Wallace D. Wattles

"Cunning proceeds from lack of capacity." - Benjamin Franklin

"The lack of work destroys people." - Katharine Hepburn

"Pressure comes from a lack of preparation" - Colin Kaepernick

"Poverty is the lack of light." - Lucero Isaac

"Underdevelopment is a lack of maintenance." - Lucero Isaac

"Lack of understanding is always painful." - Byron Katie

"They have a plentiful lack of wit." - William Shakespeare

"Seeking revenge: what a lack of foresight." - Natalie Clifford Barney

"Insanity is a lack of proportion." - Barbara Grizzuti Harrison

"ability atrophies through lack of exercise." - Glenda Jackson

"All ignorance is the lack of love." - Hazrat Inayat Khan

"Poverty breeds lack of self-reliance" - Daniel De Leon

"All reluctance is a lack of confidence." - Todd Duncan

"Don't mistake politeness for lack of strength." - Sonia Sotomayor

"Normal means lack of imagination and creativity." - Jean Dubuffet

"Lack of industry is an attitude." - Sterling W Sill

"What we lack is intensity of life." - Carl Jung

"Familiarity leads to lack of Gratitude." - Radhanath Swami

"Hate is a lack of imagination." - Graham Greene

"Lack of knowledge... that is the problem." - W Edwards Deming

"I have the necessary lack of tact." - Ted Koppel

"Poverty breeds lack of self-reliance." - Daniel De Leon

"Suffering follows the lack of wisdom." - Frederick Lenz

"Lack of charisma can be fatal." - Jenny Holzer

"When we give of ourselves, our time, and our money, we're also giving up control. As a control freak myself, I know that sounds scary, but I've learned that the momentary lack of control forces me to look at what I do have and truly count my blessings. I have clean drinking water. I have food on my table. I have a roof over my head and clothes on my back. Suddenly, my panic-stricken mindset is replaced with gratitude." - Jen Lilley

"Most people fail, not because of lack of desire, but, because of lack of commitment." - Vince Lombardi

"When we lack integrity, we use power to control. When we lead with integrity, we use power to bless." - Erwin Mcmanus

"The country is dying cause of an lack of men, not a lack of programms." - Corneliu Zelea Codreanu

"Romania is dying because of a lack of men, not a lack of programs." - Corneliu Zelea Codreanu

"Foolishness is rarely a matter of lack of intelligence or even lack of information." - John Mccarthy

"The problem that faces us is the problem of awakening. What we lack is not an ideology or doctrine that will save the world. What we lack is mindfulness of what we are, of what our situation really is. We need to wake up in order to rediscover our human sovereignty. We are riding a horse that is running out of control. The way of salvation is a new culture in which human beings are encouraged to rediscover their deepest nature." - Nhat Hanh

"Loneliness is not lack of company, loneliness is lack of purpose." - Guillermo Maldonado

"The world shall perish not for lack of wonders, but for lack of wonder" - John B S Haldane

"It is a lack of commitment, not a lack of talent, that damns you to mediocrity." - Roy H Williams

"More men fail though lack of purpose than lack of talent." - Billy Sunday

"More tears have been shed over men's lack of manners than their lack of morals." - Helen Hathaway

"The lack of joy in your life is due to your lack of mission." - Timothy Keller

"Contemporary society has become dry, not for lack of wonders but for lack of wonder." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"Nobody dies from lack of sex. It's lack of love we die from." - Margaret Atwood

"poverty denotes a lack of necessities and simplicity a lack of needs." - Dervla Murphy

"Fear is a lack of love, just as darkness is a lack of light." - Bijan

"Lack of money is no obstacle. Lack of an idea is an obstacle." - Ken Hakuta

"lack of will power leads to more failure than lack of intelligence or ability." - Anchee Min

"Never think that lack of variability is stability. Don't confuse lack of volatility with stability, ever." - Nassim Nicholas Taleb

"More men fail through lack of purpose than lack of talent." - Billy Sunday

"Common sense is usually lack of imagination, and imagination is usually lack of common sense." - Evan Esar

"It is not a lack of love, but a lack of friendship that makes unhappy marriages." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"It's all about control. Control is illusory. No matter what university you go to, no matter what degree you hold, if your goal is to become master of your own destiny, you have more to learn. Parkinson's is a perfect metaphor for lack of control. Every unwanted movement in my hand or arm, every twitch that I cannot anticipate or arrest, is a reminder that even in the domain of my own being, I am not calling the shots. I tried to exert control by drinking myself to a place of indifference, which just exacerbated the sense of miserable hopelessness." - Michael J Fox

"It's all about control. Control is illusory. No matter what university you go to, no matter what degree you hold, if your goal is to become master of your own destiny, you have more to learn. Parkinson's is a perfect metaphor for lack of control. Every unwanted movement in my hand or arm, every twitch that I cannot anticipate or arrest, is a reminder that even in the domain of my own being, I am not calling the shots. I tried to exert control by drinking myself to a place of indifference, which just exacerbated the sense of miserable hopelessness." - Michael J Fox

"Control of space means control of the world." - Lyndon B Johnson

"Anarchy is all around us. Without it, our world would fall apart. All progress is due to it. All order extends from it. All blessed things that rise above the state of nature are owned to it. The human race thrives only because of the lack of control, not because of it. I'm saying that we need ever more absence of control to make the world a more beautiful place. It is a paradox that we must forever explain." - Jeffrey Tucker

"Anarchy is all around us. Without it, our world would fall apart. All progress is due to it. All order extends from it. All blessed things that rise above the state of nature are owned to it. The human race thrives only because of the lack of control, not because of it. I'm saying that we need ever more absence of control to make the world a more beautiful place. It is a paradox that we must forever explain." - Jeffrey Tucker

"The scientific spirit, the contempt of tradition, the lack of discipline and the exaltation of the individual have very nearly made an end of art. It can only be restored by the love of beauty, the reverence for tradition, the submission to discipline and the rigor of self-control." - Kenyon Cox

"The bottom line is pray. If you're tired, sick, emotionally overwhelmed-pray. If you're on cloud nine and life seems perfect-pray. If you lack direction-pray. If you doubt that prayer makes any difference-pray. If the circumstances of your life are out of your control-pray. If the circumstances of your life seem well within you're your control-pray even harder. Whatever you do-pray." - Tony Evans

"The bottom line is pray. If you're tired, sick, emotionally overwhelmed-pray. If you're on cloud nine and life seems perfect-pray. If you lack direction-pray. If you doubt that prayer makes any difference-pray. If the circumstances of your life are out of your control-pray. If the circumstances of your life seem well within you're your control-pray even harder. Whatever you do-pray." - Tony Evans

"The bottom line is pray. If you're tired, sick, emotionally overwhelmed-pray. If you're on cloud nine and life seems perfect-pray. If you lack direction-pray. If you doubt that prayer makes any difference-pray. If the circumstances of your life are out of your control-pray. If the circumstances of your life seem well within you're your control-pray even harder. Whatever you do-pray." - Tony Evans

"The course of the flight up and down was exceedingly erratic, partly due to the irregularity of the air, and partly to lack of experience in handling this machine. The control of the front rudder was difficult on account of its being balanced too near the center." - Orville Wright

"Self-control is solely a matter of thought-control!" - Napoleon Hill

"You need self-control in an out-of-control world." - James C Collins

"Anything under God's control is never out of control." - Charles R Swindoll

"John and I weren't capable of getting back to Kenwood from there, so the four of us sat up for the rest of the night as the walls moved, the plants talked, other people looked like ghouls and time stood still. It was horrific: I hated the lack of control and not knowing what was going on or what would happen next." - Cynthia Lennon

"The degradation of our environment is undeniably a direct result of our lack of regard, lack of accountability, and lack of responsibility." - Nikki Reed

"Our 20th Century has proved to be more cruel than preceding centuries, and the first fifty years have not erased all its horrors; our world is rent asunder by those same old cave-age emotions of greed, envy, lack of control, mutual hostility which have picked up in passing respectable pseudonyms like class struggle, radical conflict, struggle of the masses, trade-union disputes." - Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

"Since the background is as important as the subject, you mustn't let it default by chance. You must control not only vertical and horizontal, you must be aware of the depth of field (or lack of it) that you want in the background." - Jay Maisel

"It's the most terrifying thing for me, improv. It's a complete lack of control of both narrative and performance. Once you let yourself go into that, it's totally fun. The terrifying thing is, do I trust myself to let go of the handles and not embarrass myself, or not say anything completely inappropriate, or reveal something about yourself?" - Cory Michael Smith

"There's a part of bohemia I love. The lack of prejudice, the lack of aggression, I love the lack, for the most part, of competitiveness. It's more peaceful." - Peter Mullan

"The less control people had over their work, the higher their blood pressure during work hours. Moreover, blood pressure at home was unrelated to the level of job control, indicating that the spike during work hours was specifically caused by lack of choice on the job. People with little control over their work also experienced more back pain, missed more days of work due to illness in general, and had higher rates of mental illness-the human equivalent of stereotypies, resulting in the decreased quality of life common to animals reared in captivity." - Sheena Iyengar

"In many parts of the world, women and girls are especially vulnerable to HIV/AIDS because they lack control over most aspects of their life. Cultural expectations and gender roles expose women and girls to violence, sexual exploitation and far greater risk for infection." - Hillary Clinton

"There is a power under your control that is greater than poverty, greater than the lack of education, greater than all your fears and superstitions combined. It is the power to take possession of your own mind and direct it to whatever ends you may desire." - Andrew Carnegie

"Over commitment in business is usually due to a lack of faith, which results in fear - specifically, the fear of failure. But if we really believe God is in control, then we also should believe He's able to make us successful while we are keeping our lives in balance." - Larry Burkett

"So what exactly are the rewards of resentment. It is always a relief to know that the reason we have failed in life is not because we lack the talent, energy, or determination to succeed, but because of a factor that is beyond our control and that has loaded the dice decisively against us." - Theodore Dalrymple

"There's only one thing harder than living in a home with an adolescent - and that's being an adolescent. The moodiness, the volatility, the wholesale lack of impulse control, all would be close to clinical conditions if they occurred at another point in life. In adolescence, they're just part of the behavioral portfolio." - Jeffrey Kluger

"Playing live is so weird because I go out there and I try so hard to give something, which will be recognized. And in turn, something will be given to me, there'll be some kind of shared moment in that. So it's very affectively intense - so much longing and lack of control." - How to Dress Well

"Lack of money is the root of of all evil." - George Bernard Shaw

"The Gun Control Act of 1968 was passed, not to control guns, but to control blacks." - Robert Sherrill

"Mediocrity is perhaps due not so much to lack of imagination as to lack of faith in the imagination, lack of the capacity for this abandon." - Denise Levertov

"The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will." - Vince Lombardi

"Nervous states of the worst sort control me without pause. Everything that is not literature bores me and I hate it. I lack all aptitude for family life except, at best, as an observer. I have no family feeling and visitors make me almost feel as though I were maliciously being attacked." - Franz Kafka

"A problem with my novels is that they, from the start, have been infantile and incredibly childish. There are childishness, stupidity, lack of wisdom, fantasies. At the same time, that's where my creativity can be found. If I tried to control it and make it more mature, it wouldn't be good at all. It'd be uninteresting, without any vivacity." - Karl Ove Knausgard

"In order for me to parent well I have to empathize and stay open with my son. I am also vulnerable when it comes to trying new things, when I don't feel like I completely know what I am doing. Lack of control." - Amber Valletta

"He had noted that with older people. They often try to control younger, more popular and vivacious people; usually due to the fact that they are jealous of the qualities the younger people have and they lack. These inadequacies are disguised with a benign, protective attitude." - Irvine Welsh

"If you lack the iron and the fizz to take control of your own life, then the gods will repay your weakness by having a grin or two at your expense. Should you fail to pilot your own ship, don't be surprised at what inappropriate port you find yourself docked." - Tom Robbins

"Lack of ornamentation is a sign of spiritual strength." - Adolf Loos

"One great cause of failure is lack of concentration." - Bruce Lee

"Lack of planning is the cause of most failures." - Brian Tracy

"Lack of clarity is always a sign of dishonesty." - Celia Green

"Lack of conditioning will make a coward of us all." - Dominick Cruz

"Tricks and treachery are merely proofs of lack of skill." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"The lack of money is the root of all evils." - Mark Twain

"Lack of manners is the sign of a hero." - Jean Cocteau

"The scarcity of years does not necessitate lack of wisdom." - James Clavell

"I should have the courage of my lack of convictions." - Tom Stoppard

"The lack of money is the root of all evil." - Mark Twain

"Lack of money is the root of all evil." - George Bernard Shaw

"The cause of homelessness is lack of housing." - Jonathan Kozol

"Lack of sensitivity is perhaps basically an unawareness of ourselves." - Eric Hoffer

"Kids are fat because of lack of parenting." - Ben Shapiro

"The lack of understanding of something is not evidence for God. It's evidence of a lack of understanding." - Lawrence M Krauss

"Reality is an illusion created by a lack of alcohol." - N. F. Simpson

"Bullying exists because of a lack adult intervention." - Stuart Green

"Gossip is only the lack of a worthy memory." - Elbert Hubbard

"Sleep is just a symptom of caffeine lack" - Herman Friele

"Failure is not about insecurity. It's about lack of execution." - Jeffrey Gitomer

"You lack the season of all natures, sleep." - William Shakespeare

"I believe in strength over lack of weakness." - Ben Horowitz



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