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"Life is a journey. Part of that journey is not just using your talents, but trying to decide what is your gift and then directing your talents to support your gift so you can soar to new heights." - Daniel Burrus

"Life is a journey. Part of that journey is not just using your talents, but trying to decide what is your gift and then directing your talents to support your gift so you can soar to new heights." - Daniel Burrus

"Emptiness is a symptom that you are not living creatively. You either have not goal that is important enough to you, or you are not using your talents and efforts in a striving toward an important goal." - Maxwell Maltz

"Balance, peace, and joy are the fruit of a successful life. It starts with recognizing your talents and finding ways to serve others by using them." - Thomas Kinkade

"I think living is serious. Living well, accepting yourself, using your talents to the fullest, enjoying yourself, that's all serious and important...But I think makeup and fashion should not be taken that seriously...You should have fun making up for a party. You should have fun wearing a sexy dress. When you're beautiful it should give you pleasure." - Diane Von Furstenberg

"What I think we need to do is infuse everyday and every action with the kind of values we hope will be in the future, with kindness, with nurturing, with dreams, ambition, using your talents, not resorting to violence, other forms of conflict resolution, with humor, with poetry, with music." - Gloria Steinem

"Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sun-dial in the shade?" - Benjamin Franklin

"Hide not your talents. They for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade?" - Benjamin Franklin

"Joy is the zest that you get out of using your talents, your understanding, the totality of your being, for great aims...That's the kind of feeling that goes with creativity. That's why I say the courage to create. Creation does not come out of simply what you're born with. That must be united with your courage, both of which cause anxiety, but also great joy." - Rollo May

"Never underestimate your talents, and try not to compare or wish for the talents of others. Focus on and accept the talents you have, and you will find great fulfillment in life." - Jane Powell

"There is a place that God has specifically designed for you where all your needs will be supplied, where you'll be happy and fulfilled, and where you'll be using your gifts and talents to the full." - Joel Osteen

"Your talents are worth your devotion. Stop saying you don't have time or it might not make money. Your talents are another form of oxygen you need to breathe in this lifetime." - Tama J. Kieves

"We can't dwell upon another's ingratitude without using up our time and talents unprofitably." - Neal A Maxwell

"Talents go by nature not by birth." - Frederick The Great

"My talents do not lie in DIY." - Steven Patrick Morrissey

"Don't rule out working with your hands. It does not preclude using your head." - Andy Rooney

"Everyone calls his son his son, whether he has talents or has not talents." - Confucius

"Dear young people, do not bury your talents, the gifts that god has given you! Do not be afraid to dream of great things!" - Pope Francis

"I am all for your using machines, but do not let them use you." - Winston Churchill

"Being impeccable with your word is not using the word against yourself." - Miguel Angel Ruiz

"Put yourself on view. This brings your talents to light." - Baltasar Gracian

"As long as you have breath, someone needs your talents." - Joel Osteen

"You don't want to be victimized by your lesser talents." - Gary Snyder

"The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do." - Thomas Jefferson

"All our talents increase in the using, and every faculty, both good and bad, strengthens by exercise." - Anne Bronte

"The value of getting to your goals lives not in reaching the goal but what the talents/strengths/capabilities the journey reveals to you." - Robin S. Sharma

"That's the goal. Just to go out and not try to prove anybody wrong but just let your talents speak for themselves." - Robert Griffin Iii

"All our talents increase in the using, and every faculty, both good and bad, strengthens by exercise: therefore, if you choose to use the bad, or those which tend to evil till they become your masters, and neglect the good till they dwindle away, you have only yourself to blame." - Anne Bronte

"My coaching philosophy? Determine your players talents and give them every weapon to get the most from those talents." - Don Shula

"We cannot hoard life as we can money. When a person tries to be a miser of his health, he usually makes himself miserable. Mental talents, if buried and not used, tend to deteriorate. Whoever would save his memory by not using it will lose it." - Ralph Washington Sockman

"We cannot hoard life as we can money. When a person tries to be a miser of his health, he usually makes himself miserable. Mental talents, if buried and not used, tend to deteriorate. Whoever would save his memory by not using it will lose it." - Ralph W Sockman

"People whose talents are not exploited become disenchanted and disruptive." - Terence Conran

"Notable talents are not necessarily connected with discretion." - Junius

"A considreable portion of my high school trigonometry course was devoted to the solution of oblique triangles... I have still not had an excuse for using my talents for solving oblique triangles. If a professional mathematician never uses these dull techniques in a highly varied career, why must all high school students devote several weeks to the subject?" - John G. Kemeny

"Some of you, unfortunately, will never marry in this life. That turns out to be the case sometimes. If that happens, do not spend your life grieving over it. The world still needs your talents. It needs your contribution." - Gordon B Hinckley

"Life is not about discovering our talents; it is about pushing our talents to the limit and discovering our genius." - Robert Breault

"Choices lead to habits. Habits become talents. Talents are labeled gifts. You're not born this way, you get this way." - Seth Godin

"Choices lead to habits. Habits become talents. Talents are labeled gifts. You're not born this way, you get this way." - Seth Godin

"Life is not about discovering our talents; it is about pushing our talents to the limit and discovering our genius." - Robert Brault

"Joy comes from using your potential." - William Schutz

"The problem of using your time well is not a problem of the mind but of the heart." - Henry B Eyring

"If you are not using your smile, you're like someone with a million dollars in the bank and no checkbook." - Les Giblin

"If you're not using your smile, you're like a man with a million dollars in the bank and no checkbook." - Les Giblin

"Stop using sentences in your material world that reflect what it is you do not want to be." - Wayne Dyer

"Life is about letting God use you for his purposes, not using him for your own purpose." - Rick Warren

"Always define WHAT you want to do with your life and WHAT you have to offer to the world, in terms of your favorite talents/gifts/skills-not in terms of a job-title." - Richard Nelson Bolles

"What changes your life is not learning more. What changes your life is making decisions & using your personal power & taking action." - Tony Robbins

"If you ain't using all the talents God provided you with For the betterment of Man, understand, You ain't nothing but a waste." - Talib Kweli

"By expressing our unique talents and using them to serve others, we will experience unlimited love, abundance, and true fulfillment in our lives." - Deepak Chopra

"To increase your level of self acceptance, think of your unique talents and abilities." - Brian Tracy

"Where your talents and the needs of the world cross; there lies your vocation." - Aristotle

"Find your own 'sweet spot'. Take your talents and enjoy them, share them, expand them." - Kofi Awoonor

"The true American dream not only provides the freedom to use your gifts and talents to achieve your highest goal but also gives you the freedom to fulfill your purpose in life. You are meant to work in ways that suit you, drawing on your natural talents and gifts. This work, when you find it and commit to it - even if only as a hobby - is the key to happiness." - Dennis Kimbro

"Talents used are talents multiplied." - Ellen G White

"Make a point to continually search for a better way of doing things, even when things are going well, to ensure that a better alternative has not been overlooked and to keep your creative talents in practice." - John C Maxwell

"By using stale metaphors, similes and idioms, you save much mental effort, at the cost of leaving your meaning vague, not only for your reader but for yourself." - George Orwell

"I believe in using words, not fists." - Susan Sarandon

"You're using your headphones to drown out your mind" - Regina Spektor

"Instead of using your thoughts, become your thoughts" - Paulo Coelho

"Blending the talents of your team members is crucial to basketball success." - John Kundla

"Depression doesn't take away your talents - it just makes them harder to find." - Lady Gaga

"If you are too busy to develop your talents, you are too busy." - Julia Cameron

"You cannot take credit for your talents. It is what you do with them that counts." - Madeleine L'Engle

"Compassion, caring, teaching, loving, and sharing your gifts, talents, and abilities are the gateways to power." - Jamie Sams

"I don't have a problem with someone using their talents to become successful, I just don't think the highest calling is success. Things like freedom and the expansion of knowledge are beyond success, beyond the personal. Personal success is not wrong, but it is limited in importance, and once you have enough of it it is a shame to keep striving for that, instead of for truth, beauty, or justice." - Richard Stallman

"I do' have a problem with someone using their talents to become successful, I just do' think the highest calling is success. Things like freedom and the expansion of knowledge are beyond success, beyond the personal. Personal success is not wrong, but it is limited in importance, and once you have enough of it it is a shame to keep striving for that, instead of for truth, beauty, or justice." - Richard Stallman

"Keep God's covenant in your trials; hold you by His blessed word, and sin not; flee anger, wrath, grudging, envying, fretting; forgive a hundred pence to your fellow-servant, because your Lord hath forgiven you ten thousand talents: for, I assure you by the Lord, your adversaries shall get no advantage against you, except you sin, and offend your Lord, in your sufferings." - Samuel Rutherford

"When the future looks dark, do not panic, because future does not exist yet; by using your intelligence, you can always turn it to bright!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"The reality is: when you're slouched over, not only are you not using the full potential of your brain, but you look untrustworthy." - James Altucher

"Passion requires focused direction, and that direction must come from three other areas: your purpose, your talents, and your needs." - Steve Pavlina

"Get your texts from God - your thoughts, your words, from God... It is not great talents God blesses so much as great likeness to Jesus. A holy minister is an awful weapon in the hand of God. A word spoken by you when your conscience is clear, and your heart full of God's Spirit, is worth ten thousand words spoken in unbelief and sin." - Robert Murray M'Cheyne

"Philanthropy is not about the money. It's about using whatever resources you have at your fingertips and applying them to improving the world." - Melinda Gates

"I'm not singing anymore; that is why I am so pleased to be writing. My daughter said, "You just found a different way of using your voice."" - Julie Andrews

"I feel it's selfish when you don't use your voice, because then you're just relishing the attention - you're not using it for good." - Demi Lovato

"People who are using your product and putting up with all these issues, means that they are not actually the biggest problems." - Emmett Shear

"The crucial people to get your product started for the first 6 months are not who will be using it 3 years later." - Emmett Shear

"Consider a clock thermostat, and set it so that you're not using energy when you don't need it, when you're out of your house." - Al Gore

"If you're a guitarist, you should not be intimidated by using your instrument as a synthesizer, but you shouldn't feel that you have to own one, either." - Andy Summers

"The key to your happiness is to own your slippers, own who you are, own how you look, own your family, own the talents you have, and own the ones you don't. If you keep saying your slippers aren't yours, then you'll die searching, you'll die bitter, always feeling you were promised more. Not only our actions, but also our omissions, become our destiny." - Abraham Verghese

"Our poets are men of talents who sing, and not the children of music." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"My view is not just to find young talents, it's to support them too." - Franca Sozzani

"It is not great talents God blesses so much as likeness to Jesus." - Charles Spurgeon

"God has given you talents and opportunities. Seize them today - not tomorrow." - Laura Story

"It is not so much great talents that God blesses, as great likeness to Christ." - Robert Murray M'Cheyne

"Whatever may be our natural talents, the art of writing is not acquired all at once." - Jean-Jacques Rousseau

"By not sharing our interests, talents and abilities, we limit our possibilities." - Angela Burt-Murray

"Let us not overstrain our talents, lest we do nothing gracefully." - Jean De La Fontaine

"Equality of talents, of education, or of wealth can not be produced by human institutions." - Andrew Jackson

"It does not matter how many talents we have, what matters is how we use them." - Paul H. Dunn

"My talents fall within definite limitations. I am not as versatile an actress as some think." - Greta Garbo

"Choreographers, historically, are born, not made - their talents drive them to it." - Robert Gottlieb

"What I do not accept is the fact that so many people's talents were ripped off." - Ruben Blades

"Brutes find out where their talents lie; a bear will not attempt to fly." - Jonathan Swift

"It sometimes seems that intense desire creates not only its own opportunities, but its own talents." - Eric Hoffer

"Ought not every woman, like every man, to follow the bent of her own talents?" - Madame De Stael

"At the intersection where your gifts, talents, and abilities meet a human need; therein you will discover your purpose" - Aristotle

"Unfounded fears about your competence and abilities can cripple your unique talents and gifts, which are waiting to be released." - Dan Miller

"Make a strong and permanent commitment to invest your talents only in pursuits that deserve your best efforts." - Nido R Qubein

"Is your love for the Lord sufficient to give all your time and talents to his work?" - Anonymous

"Is your love for the Lord sufficient to give all your time and talents to his work?" - Robert Browning

"Invest in your brain, invest in your talents. Those things can appreciate and they get better as you get older." - Rashida Jones

"Follow your dreams and use your natural-born talents and skills to make this a better world for tomorrow." - Paul Watson

"The wonderful thing about acting is that you can use all of your talents and interests in your work." - Jeff Bridges

"If you don't value your time, neither will others. Stop giving away your time and talents- start charging for it." - Kim Garst

"Using your car as a weapon and impenetrable armor." - Paulo Coelho

"Start using your wings; they need some exercise." - Paulo Coelho

"You want people using your product because it's a part of your life, then they can't stop using it." - Sean Parker

"We need to make sure that we are using technology, and technology is not using us." - Emma Watson

"God is forever using especially young people, not oldies like us, God likes using young people." - Desmond Tutu

"When you are in school, your talents are without number, and your promise is boundless...But at a certain point, you begin to feel your talents dropping away, like feathers from a molting bird." - Sarah Shun-lien Bynum

"Choice, not chance, determines your destiny. It's up to you to decide what you are worth, how you matter, and how you make meaning in the world. No one else has your gifts-your set of talents, ideas, interests. You are an original. A masterpiece." - Regina Brett

"Being an elite performer on the playing field of life is not about being perfect. Rather, it is about cultivating a mental focus towards mastery in every area of your life. It is about commiting yourself, from the core of your heart, to manifest and polish your highest talents and become the person you are destined to be." - Robin S. Sharma

"Showing your femininity should help your career and not go against your career. Dressing like a man, using the suit to look powerful - that was the '80s, and that didn't help women." - Donatella Versace

"Your Heavenly Father loves you-each of you. That love never changes. It is not influenced by your appearance, by your possessions, or by the amount of money you have in your bank account. It is not changed by your talents and abilities. It is simply there. It is there for you when you are sad or happy, discouraged or hopeful. God's love is there for you whether or not you feel you deserve love. It is simply always there." - Thomas S Monson

"The purpose of life is to matter, to be productive, to have it make a difference that you lived at all-using the talents that God has given you for the betterment of others." - Leo Rosten

"We just need to relax and rejoice in our divine differences. We need to realize that we all desire to serve in the kingdom, using our unique talents and gifts in our own ways." - Bonnie L. Oscarson

"I'm having a blast using the gifts and talents that God has given me as a platform to minister to people and love them and shine the light that He wants me to shine." - Christian Hosoi

"I grew up using hearing aids, and I had speech therapy and so forth, and that helped me to develop a passion for music and helped me to develop my drumming talents." - Sean Berdy

"It's really not rocket science. If animals are not mere things; if they have moral value, we cannot justify eating, wearing, or using them particularly when we have no better reason than palate pleasure or fashion. If you are eating, wearing, or using animals, then your actions say that you regard them as mere things, despite what your words say." - Gary L Francione

"One of my favourite messages about The Pirate Fairy is that the story is about appreciating your own talents." - Christina Hendricks

"Dear young people, put your talents at the service of the Gospel, with creativity and boundless charity." - Pope Francis

"Use the talents God has given you to make the world better for your having been in it." - Robert Collier

"What you should want from life is an arena big enough to express your talents and gifts." - Pleasant Rowland

"When you recognize what your talents are, a happy life is developing them to the greatest extent you can." - Ellen Burstyn

"(You know) you're improving from fight to fight (when you can) showcase your talents against greater opponents every time." - Celestino Caballero

"Feeling insecure is good for you. It forces you to do something better, drives you to use all your talents." - Helen Gurley Brown

"Something you consider bad may bring out your child's talents; something you consider good may stifle them." - Francois-Rene de Chateaubriand

"One of my favourite messages about 'The Pirate Fairy' is that the story is about appreciating your own talents." - Christina Hendricks

"You shouldn't take pride in your natural talents any more than you should take pride in your sex, your race or color of your hair" - Marcus Buckingham

"Whatever you have received more than others-in health, in talents, in ability, in success, in a pleasant childhood, in harmonious conditions of home life-all this you must not take to yourself as a matter of course. In gratitude for your good fortune, you must remember in return some sacrifice of your own life for another life." - Albert Schweitzer

"I just want my kids to love who they are, have happy lives and find something they want to do and make peace with that. Your job as a parent is to give your kids not only the instincts and talents to survive, but help them enjoy their lives." - Susan Sarandon

"We're all unique and we all have our own talents. If you keep acknowledging your assets and accomplishments , and strive to be the best you can be, you'll let that 'not good enough' mentality go and be on your way to loving yourself, no matter what." - Jude Bijou

"I loved my computer; it's a tool. A tool increases your mechanical advantages. It allows you to use your strengths and talents to greater advantage, and that's what tools do, and that's what my computer does for me. It's not my toy, it's my tool." - Jok Church

"Listing What You Have: Internalize the attitude that regardless of how many things you do not have, you can still be happy and grateful if you keep your focus on what you do have. Make a list of possessions, talents, and good qualities you have and whenever you catch yourself becoming obsessed with something you lack, review your list." - Zelig Pliskin

"You've got to save your own soul first, and then the souls of your neighbors if they will let you; and for that reason you must cultivate, not a spirit of criticism, but the talents that attract people to the hearing of the Word." - George Macdonald

"My dad would always say, 'Girl, you've been given gifts. Use them.' And what he meant by that was, 'Don't just be successful. Don't just use your talents for your own success. But make a difference with them. Do something significant.' And when I put those two things together, it just causes me to not accept the status quo." - Beth Brooke

"Among her other talents were forgetting what she did not like and ignoring what she preferred not to see." - Anna Godbersen

"Desire! That's the one secret of every man's career. Not education. Not being born with hidden talents. Desire." - Bobby Unser

"I can promise you none of these things. No sphere of usefulness; you are not needed there at all. No scope of your talents; only forgiveness for having perverted them. No atmosphere of inquiry, for I will bring you to the land not of questions but of answers, and you shall see the face of God. (pg 40)" - C S Lewis

"If you are not as happy as you used to be, chances are you are not meditating properly. You may be trying to skip steps. You are using power incorrectly. Your motives are not pure. You don't vibrate quickly." - Frederick Lenz

"Christ came to be Father's compassion to the world. Be kind in your actions. Do not think that you are the only one who can do efficient work, work worth showing. This makes you harsh in your judgment of others who may not have the same talents. Do your best and trust that others do their best. And be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies." - Mother Teresa

"Using int made sense in the 50s. Not any more" - Douglas Crockford

"Success depends on our using, and not opposing..." - Thomas Troward

"Women are not for using. Women are for loving." - Kevin Leman

"Don't die with your music (stories/talents) still inside you. Listen to your intuitive inner voice and find what passion stirs your soul." - Wayne Dyer

"The key to creating passion in your life is to find your unique talents, and your special role and purpose in the world." - Stephen Covey

"As you give God your time, your gifts, your resources and talents, He will use them to have a critically important and eternal impact on this world." - Christine Caine

"Your purpose in life is to use your gifts and talents to help other people. Your journey in life teaches you how to do that." - Tom Krause

"A timeless lesson for a deeply fulfilling life is to discover your calling, that special work or consuming occupation that fully engages your special talents with your passions." - Robin S. Sharma

"Not using fossil fuels is tantamount to not using energy. It is economic suicide and eco-manslaughter." - Paul Driessen



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