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

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

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

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

"No one in the world was ever you before, with your particular gifts and abilities and possibilities." - Joseph Campbell

"Communism is a society where each one works according to his abilities and gets according to his needs." - Pierre-Joseph Proudhon

"Yes, education is the catalyst that will hone and sharpen our talents, skills, and abilities and cause them to blossom." - Joseph B Wirthlin

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

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

"Nature has concealed at the bottom of our minds talents and abilities of which we are not aware." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"The more highly we think of ourselves-our abilities and talents-the less God can use us." - Aiden Wilson Tozer

"At twenty you have many desires which hide the truth, but beyond forty there are only real and fragile truths - your abilities and your failings." - Gerard Depardieu

"Your unique creative talents and abilities are flowing through you and are being expressed in deeply satisfying ways. Your creativity is always in demand." - Louise Hay

"The 18,000 NASA employees are full of galactic talents and abilities and are ready to accomplish whatever they're directed to do." - P J Orourke

"I am happy that I am a unique individual, endowed with unique talents and abilities. I never spend my precious time and energy comparing my talents with those of others." - Laurence Boldt

"Who a person is will ultimately determine if their brains, talents, competencies, energy, effort, deal-making abilities, and opportunities will succeed." - Henry Cloud

"Cunning has effect from the credulity of others, rather than from the abilities of those who are cunning. It requires no extraordinary talents to lie and deceive." - Samuel Johnson

"Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and abilities were used in a way that served others." - Marianne Williamson

"What really matters for success, character, happiness and life long achievements is a definite set of emotional skills - your EQ - not just purely cognitive abilities that are measured by conventional IQ tests." - Daniel Goleman

"Age-based retirement arbitrarily severs productive persons from their livelihood, squanders their talents, scars their health, strains an already overburdened Social Security system, and drives many elderly people into poverty and despair. Ageism is as odious as racism and sexism." - Claude Pepper

"Confidence can get you where you want to go, and getting there is a daily process. It's so much easier when you feel good about yourself, your abilities and talents." - Donald Trump

"We are what we think we are. The habitual inclination of our thoughts determines our talents and abilities, and our personality. So whatever you want to be, start to develop that pattern now." - Paramahansa Yogananda

"You contain within yourself a unique combination of talents and abilities which, properly identified and applied, will enable you to achieve virtually any goal you can set for yourself." - Brian Tracy

"Money doesn't give you any license to relax. It gives you an opportunity to use all your abilities, free of financial worries, to go forward, and to use your superior advantages and talents to help others." - Rose Kennedy

"Knowledge, learning, talents are not necessarily connected with sound moral and political principles.... And eminent abilities, accompanied with depravity of heart, render the possessor tenfold more dangerous in a community." - Noah Webster

"If you meditate your mind will become razor sharp. Your memory and retention will be superb. New talents and abilities will begin to unfold. You will become younger each day, yet wiser." - Frederick Lenz

"We all have talents that, sometimes, we never quite fulfill. We're all scared, deep down, but maybe we just need to lay it on the line and explore our abilities and just not be afraid of failing." - Chrissie Wellington

"So many times people are afraid of competition, when it should bring out the best in us. We all have talents and abilities, so why be intimidated by other people's skills?" - Lou Holtz

"I recognize that not all of us may have the same abilities and talents in sharing the gospel. But I want to keep the heat on all of us for getting the good news out there." - Mark Dever

"Your mind is the greatest home entertainment center ever created. It requires contemplative silence to really discover who you truly are. You have immense talents, resources and abilities that are untapped." - Mark Victor Hansen

"We believe in some basic human principles - everyone should have the opportunities not just to survive, but to excel with their God-given talents and abilities. Those are the values that should be reflected in our budgets." - Patrick J Kennedy

"One of the greatest possible sins would be to return to God the life which he has given us with our abilities undiscovered and our talents undeveloped an unutilized. One of Jesus most bitter rebukes was given to him who buried his talents in the ground." - Sterling W Sill

"Everyone has different talents, different styles and talents." - Harry Shum Jr

"If you have great talents, industry will improve them; if you have but moderate abilities, industry will supply their deficiencies." - Samuel Smiles

"If you have great talents, industry will improve them: if you have but moderate abilities, industry will supply their deficiency." - Joshua Reynolds

"Some of you may feel that you are not as attractive and beautiful and glamorous as you would like to be. Rise above any such feelings, cultivate the light you have within you, and it will shine through as a radiant expression that will be seen by others. You need never feel inferior. You need never feel that you were born without talents or without opportunities to give them expression. Cultivate whatever talents you have, and they will grow an? refine and become an expression of your true self appreciated by others." - Gordon B Hinckley

"Inward spiritual practices such as meditation, breathing techniques and self-analysis generate insights and enhance abilities, but none are so useful as learning to live harmoniously in a committed relationship, being a skillful parent, or juggling the demands of daily life." - Dan Millman

"This is one country. It has become one country because all of us and all the people who came here had an equal chance to develop their talents. We cannot say to ten percent of the population that you can't have that right; that your children cannot have the chance to develop whatever talents they have; that the only way that they are going to get their rights is to go in the street and demonstrate. I think we owe them and we owe ourselves a better country than that." - John F Kennedy

"Comparing the three domains, I found that for jobs of all kinds, emotional competencies were twice as prevalent among distinguishing competencies as were technical skills and purely cognitive abilities combined. In general the higher a position in an organization, the more EI mattered: for individuals in leadership positions, 85 percent of their competencies were in the EI domain." - Daniel Goleman

"Keep the extent of your abilities unknown.The wise man does not allow his knowledge and abilities to be sounded to the bottom, if he desires to be honored at all. He allows you to know them but not to comprehend them. No one must know the extent of his abilities, lest he be disappointed. No one ever has an opportunity of fathoming him entirely. For guesses and doubts about the extent of his talents arouse more veneration than accurate knowledge of them, be they ever so great." - Baltasar Gracian

"Give me a dozen healthy infants, well-formed, and my own specified world to bring them up and I'll guarantee to take any one at random and train him to become any type of specialist I might select-doctor, lawyer, merchant-chief, and yes, even beggar man and thief, regardless of his talents, penchants, tendencies, abilities, vocations, and race of his ancestors." - John B

"Give me a dozen healthy infants, well-formed, and my own specified world to bring them up in and I'll guarantee to take any one at random and train him to become any type of specialist I might select - doctor, lawyer, artist, merchant-chief and, yes, even beggar-man and thief, regardless of his talents, penchants, tendencies, abilities, vocations, and race of his ancestors." - John B. Watson

""Perfection of means and confusion of goals seem to characterize our age. If we desire sincerely and passionately the safety, the welfare and the free development of the talents of all men, we shall not be in want of the means to approach such a state."" - Albert Einstein

"It appears that nature has hid at the bottom of our hearts talents and abilities unknown to us. It is only the passions that have the power of bringing them to light, and sometimes give us views more true and more perfect than art could possibly do." - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"There is and always has been for me a peculiar need to write. This is very different from wanting to be a writer. To be a writer always seemed something so far removed from my talents and abilities and imaginings that it didn't afflict me at all as a notion when I was young. But I was always conscious that I wanted to write." - Patricia Wentworth

"Nature seems to have treasured up the depth of our mind talents and abilities that we are not aware of; it is the privilege of the passions alone to bring them to light, and to direct us sometimes to surer and more excellent aims than conscious effort could." - Francois Alexandre Frederic, duc de la Rochefoucauld-Liancourt

"Success means we go to sleep at night knowing that our talents and our abilities were used in a way that served people. We're compensated by grateful looks in other people's eyes, whatever material abundance supports us in performing joyfully and at high energy, and the magnificent feeling that we did our bit today to help save the world." - Marianne Williamson

"The desire to create is one of the deepest yearnings of the human soul. No matter our talents, education, backgrounds, or abilities, we each have an inherent wish to create something that did not exist before. Creation brings satisfaction and fulfillment. We develop ourselves and others when we take organized matter into our hands and mold it into something of beauty." - Dieter F. Uchtdorf

"Don't assume you have to be extraordinary to be used by God. You don't have to have exceptional gifts, talents, abilities, or connections. God specializes in using ordinary people whose limitations and weaknesses make them ideal showcases for His greatness and glory." - Nancy Leigh DeMoss

"The millions currently trapped in poverty and despair are a tremendous untapped resource. Just think of what it would mean for America to gain full use of the talents and abilities of all her people. They would develop new innovations to improve our lives, or help build the next great American company." - Marco Rubio

"I've learned that fear limits you and your vision. It serves as blinders to what may be just a few steps down the road for you. The journey is valuable, but believing in your talents, your abilities, and your self-worth can empower you to walk down an even brighter path. Transforming fear into freedom - how great is that?" - Soledad O'Brien

"Remember the 'Parable of the Talents' in the New Testament? Christ exhorts us to be the best we can be by developing our skills and abilities, by succeeding in all our tasks and endeavors. What better description can there be of capitalism?" - Margaret Thatcher

"Getting to the next level always requires ending something, leaving it behind, and moving on. Growth demands that we move on. Without the ability to end things, people stay stuck, never becoming who they are meant to be, never accomplishing all that their talents and abilities should afford them." - Henry Cloud

"When we obey the commandments of the Lord and serve His children unselfishly, the natural consequence is power from God-power to do more than we can do by ourselves. Our insights, our talents, our abilities are expanded because we receive strength and power from the Lord. His power is a fundamental component to establishing a home filled with peace." - Richard G Scott

"I also have to be careful of what it says about women. I get a lot of scripts that only talk about women's appearances and what they look like. I think we're tired of having to meet this standard and not being asked what our talents or abilities are." - Karla Souza

"I've learned that fear limits you and your vision. It serves as blinders to what may be just a few steps down the road for you. The journey is valuable, but believing in your talents, your abilities, and your self-worth can empower you to walk down an even brighter path. Transforming fear into freedom - how great is that?" - Soledad Obrien

"Ask today as you consider the many choices in your view - what is the highest and best use of your talents, skills and abilities? When you answer that, seize the opportunity to sharpen those qualities even more sharply by applying your focused effort." - Mary Anne Radmacher

"Its always important to invest in young talents and the talents of tomorrow." - Delphine Arnault

"It's always important to invest in young talents and the talents of tomorrow." - Delphine Arnault

"In uncertainty I am certain that underneath their topmost layers of frailty men want to be good and want to be loved. Indeed most of their vices are attempted short cuts to love. When a man comes to die, no matter what his talents and influence and genius, if he dies unloved his life must be a failure to him and his dying a cold horror." - John Steinbeck

"God is looking for women and men who are full on for Him... people who have abandoned their own program and are just looking for how they can use their unique talents and abilities to further God's activities and programs in this world. These are the people God will tap on the shoulder and say, "Come with me and we're going to do something great in your lifetime. Come, we're going to do this together." - Bill Hybels

"Give me a dozen healthy infants, well-formed, and my own specified world in which to bring them up in and I'll guarantee to take any one at random and train him to become any type of specialist I might select-doctor, lawyer, artist, merchant chief, and, yes, even beggarman and thief, regardless of his talents, penchants, tendencies, abilities, vocations, and race of his ancestors." - John B. Watson

"This morning take a few minutes to reflect on how you give of yourself to the world. Often we get caught up in the frenzy of buying and giving things. Look at the ways you give appreciation, friendship, energy, time, love, and affection, and give of your own special talents and abilities throughout the year. Acknowledge yourself for having enriched the lives of others. Spend some time loving yourself for the giving light that you are." - Shakti Gawain

"Beyond work and love, I would add two other ingredients that give meaning to life. First, to fulfill whatever talents we are born with. However blessed we are by fate with different abilities and strengths, we should try to develop them to the fullest, rather than allow them to atrophy and decay. ... Second, we should try to leave the world a better place than when we entered it." - Michio Kaku

"Women have innate talents and exceptional abilities that go unnoticed by our society, and that women themselves often do not fully appreciate. If every woman were to listen closely enough to her own secret song- not simply with ears, but with eyes (all three!), loins, breasts, heart, spirit, and soul- she would discover a power that she has carried with her since before the beginning of time." - Laurie Cabot

"People getting ready to go to jobs that they do' like, jobs that are making them sick. You see when you are not pursuing your goal, you are literally committing spiritual suicide. When you have some goal out here that you are stretching for and reaching for that takes you out of your comfort zone, you"ll find out some talents and abilities you have that you did' know you have." - Les Brown

"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

"You have gifts, abilities, and dreams no one else has." - Tony Dungy

"And I loved Fats Waller. I love his instrumental abilities, his vocal abilities and his sense of humor." - Paul Mccartney

"With ordinary talents and extraordinary perseverance, all things are attainable." - Thomas Fowell Buxton

"The greatest wastes are unused talents and untried ideas." - Anonymous

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

"He had talents equal to business, and aspired no higher." - Tacitus

"Most people over estimate others talents and underestimate their own." - Orrin Woodward

"If you have great talents, industry will improve them; if moderate abilities, industry will supply their deficiencies. Nothing is denied to well-directed labor; nothing is ever to be attained without it." - Joshua Reynolds

"You must have no dependence on your own genius. If you have great talents, industry will improve them; if you have but moderate abilities, industry will supply their deficiency." - Joshua Reynolds

"What you have in your mind, your talents, your native abilities, no one can take from you. When you die, you take them with you. Use them diligently while you are here." - Alfred Armand Montapert

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

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

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

"Give me a dozen healthy infants, well-formed, and my own specified world to bring them up in and I'll guarantee to take any one at random and train him to become any type of specialist I might select-doctor, lawyer, artist, merchant-chief, and, yes, even beggarman and thief, regardless of his talents, penchants, tendencies, abilities, vocations, and race of his ancestors. I am going beyond my facts and I admit it, but so have the advocates of the contrary and they have been doing it for many thousands of years." - John B. Watson

"I think you learn more about Donald Trump when you learn more about his wife Melania. She can say things, but it's more how much did you get to know her and believe the kind of person she is, that could be married successfully to him. So once you realize that there's something there, that there's substance and that she's got talents and abilities, you think "this is a very complex woman and not just a pretty face" and you know they have a pretty successful marriage and I think that speaks well of him." - Rick Santorum

"Ours is a society that has falsely assumed that contribution must mean giving to some specific cause rather than simply giving our best selves. Thus, too many people don't recognize the fact that simply being who they are is contributing significantly to the world. What if simply living your truth, being your best, and fully expressing your strengths, talents, and abilities at whatever you do were sufficient to contribute to the world? I say it is, and we must not overlook the fact that being our best ultimately inspires others and can and does indeed make an impact." - Brendon Burchard

"Success in the affairs of life often serves to hide one's abilities, whereas adversity frequently gives one an opportunity to discover them." - Horace

"Our abilities and giftedness does not end of this earth; we will continue to serve the Lord in agreement with our abilities on this earth." - Paul P. Enns

"Our abilities and giftedness does not end of this earth; we will continue to serve the Lord in agreement with our abilities on this earth." - Paul Enns

"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

"God didn't have time to make a nobody, only a somebody.I believe that each of us has God-given talents within us waiting to be brought to fruition." - Mary Kay Ash

"If you don't realize there is always somebody who knows how to do something better than you, then you don't give proper respects for others' talents." - Hortense Canady

"Let a man's talents or virtues be what they may, he will only feel satisfaction in his society as he is satisfied in himself." - William Hazlitt

"Every act of self-discipline increases your confidence, trust, and belief in yourself and your abilities." - Brian Tracy

""Lawyers Are": Those whose interests and abilities lie in perverting, confounding and eluding the law." - Jonathan Swift

"If we recognize our talents and use them appropriately, and choose a field that uses those talents, we will rise to the top of our field." - Benjamin Carson

"Desire is the presentiment of our inner abilities, and the forerunner of our ultimate accomplishments." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

"Positive thinking will let you use the abilities, training and experience you have." - Zig Ziglar

"Taste is changing, style is changing, and players abilities are changing." - Neville Marriner

"That however the brains and abilities of men may differ, their stomachs are essentially the same." - F Scott Fitzgerald

"The craving for power is in itself a sign of inferior abilities and unfitness for responsibility." - Isabel Paterson

"Gifts and abilities, no matter how magnificent, are either limited or enhanced by character." - John Wimber

"An actor has to evaluate his own abilities and be honest with himself." - Paul Newman

"Be confident in yourself, in your abilities, and in your goals. Then go for it." - Sharon Gannon

"Never doubt my weaseling abilities, Shadowhunter, for they are epic and memorable in their scope." - Cassandra Clare

"We all posses different gifts and abilities. How we use those gifts determines who we are." - Brandon Mull

"The greatest gift is our own eyes, sense of smell, and abilities to deduce." - Patricia Cornwell

"Taste is changing, style is changing, and players' abilities are changing." - Neville Marriner

"Man is neither good nor bad; he is born with instincts and abilities." - Honore De Balzac

"May you discover your own special abilities and contribute them toward a better world." - Charlene Costanzo

"A constitutional statesman is in general a man of common opinions and uncommon abilities." - Walter Bagehot

"City employees will be hired and promoted because of their abilities - without outside interference." - Jane Byrne

"To be a successful businessman, you must have remarkable talents; and if you have such talents, why waste them on business?" - Yisroel Salanter

"Everyone has special talents, and it is our duty to find ours and use them well." - John Templeton

"Thus pleasures fade away; Youth, talents, beauty, thus decay, And leave us dark, forlorn, and gray." - Walter Scott

"Empowering means helping teams develop their skills and knowledge and supporting them to use their talents." - Ken Blanchard

"Republican democracy is overperfect and demands political virtues and talents far superior to our own." - Simon Bolivar

"A man must thank his defects, and stand in some terror of his talents." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

"Great talents, by the rust of long disuse, Grow lethargic and shrink from what they were." - Ovid

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

"My talents are in demand, and my unique gifts are appreciated by those around me." - Louise Hay

"TVXQ has always chased after different music styles, and their members all have very strong talents." - Taeyang

"Few lack talent, but most people lack the vision and perseverance to develop their talents." - Orrin Woodward

"I don't have weird talents I'm just a weird person! And do impersonations." - Derek Holland

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

"Unhappiness lies in that gap between our talents and our expectations." - Sebastian Horsley

"The good will is all - and all the talents are ways to fulfill it." - Abraham Isaac Kook

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

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

"What did you do with the time and talents i gave you? God's question..." - Hillary Clinton

"All kids have tremendous talents - and we squander them pretty ruthlessly." - Ken Robinson

"Even in social life, it is persistency which attracts confidence, more than talents and accomplishments." - Edwin Percy Whipple

"Anyone who develops his gifts and talents will become a commodity" - Myles Munroe

"All kids have tremendous talents - and we squander them pretty ruthlessly." - Ken Robinson

"A woman of many talents. And intelligent, too. He'd probably have to kill her soon." - Robin Hobb

"Successful people use their strength by recognizing, developing, and utilizing the talents of others." - Zig Ziglar

"True happiness involves the full use of one's power and talents." - John W Gardner

"In the absence of willpower the most complete collection of virtues and talents is wholly worthless." - Aleister Crowley

"Unhappiness is best defined as the difference between our talents and our expectations." - Edward De Bono

"I'm very secure about my talents and about who I am." - Dolly Parton

"It's part of our pop culture to give animals human personalities and talents." - Neil Degrasse Tyson

"There is a natural aristocracy among men. The grounds of this are virtue and talents." - Thomas Jefferson

"A person has the right, and I think the responsibility, to develop all of their talents." - Jessye Norman

"If we're talented at music, that talent is of god. If something makes our heart sing, that's god's way of telling us its a contribution he wants us to make. Sharing our gifts is what makes us happy. We're most powerful and god's power is most apparent on the earth when we're happy. A course in miracles teaches that we are only truly happy when we're doing god's will. The only thing to be saved from is our own negativity and fear. The crux of salvation in any area is a shift in our sense of purpose. That shift is a miracle, as always we consciously ask for it: 'Dear god, please give my life some sense of purpose. use me as an instrument of your peace. Use my talents and abilities to spread love. I surrender my job to you. Help me to remember that my real job is to love the world back to health." - Marianne Williamson

"Every teacher will tell you that you cannot dance classical technique with perfection, there is no such thing, there is no way. So you have to adapt the technique to your abilities or to your deficiencies. Learn to cheat!" - Jiri Kylian

"Like squirrels, the best in every business do what they have learned to do without questioning their abilities - they flat out trust their skills, which is why we call this high-performance state of mind the "Trusting Mindset."" - John Eliot

"No worthy enterprise can be done by us without continual plodding and wearisomeness to our faint and sensitive abilities." - John Milton

"I'm the well-trained fruit tree. Full of well-trained feelings and abilities and all of them grafted onto me" - Frank Herbert

"The tools we use have a profound and devious influence on our thinking habits, and therefore on our thinking abilities." - Edsger Dijkstra

"The only difference between your abilities and others is the ability to put yourself in their shoes and actually try." - Bill Vaughan

"Men and women succeed because they find a field of endeavor that matches their interests and abilities." - Ben Stein

"No matter what one says, you can recognize only those matters that are equal to you. Only rulers who possess extraordinary abilities will recognize and esteem properly extraordinary abilities in their subjects and servants." - Johann Wolfgang von Goethe



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