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"Make your "yes" mean yes, and your "no" mean no." - John Wooden

"What's the difference between yes and no?" - Laozi

"Tell him to live by yes and no - yes to everything good, no to everything bad." - William James

"Let your yes be yes and your no be no-you can always change your mind." - Marshall Sylver

"Start at B. Yes. No. Yes. No." - Eugene Ormandy

"A healthy person goes Yes, No, and Whoopee! An unhealthy person goes Yes, but, No, but, and No whoopee." - Eric Berne

"A healthy person goes 'Yes,' 'No,' and 'Whoopee!' An unhealthy person goes 'Yes, but,' 'No, but,' and 'No whoopee." - Eric Berne

"Let's say 'Yes' to life and 'No' to death." - Pope Francis

"I say no to doubt and yes to life!" - Wayne Dyer

"After the final no there comes a yes And on that yes the future world depends. No was the night. Yes is this present sun." - Wallace Stevens

"After the final no there comes a yes and on that yes the future of the world depends" - Wallace Stevens

"After the final no there comes a yes and on that yes the future of the world hangs." - Wallace Stevens

"The Truth lies not in the Yes and not in the No, but in the knowledge and the beginning from which the Yes and the No arise." - Karl Barth

"Answers to Frequently Asked Questions: Yes. Yes. No. One time in high school. Three times in my twenties. Rocks no salt. Yes. Four. Never. And how dare you! I will take no further questions." - Ellen Degeneres

"God is love. Yes or no? No." - Samuel Beckett

"No. -Claire Bullshit! Yes, a world of yes. -Eve" - Rachel Caine

"We create ying and yang, yes and no, plus and minus." - Frederick Lenz

"And you'll always love me won't you? Yes And the rain won't make any difference? No" - Ernest Hemingway

"I say yes when I mean no and the wrinkle grows." - Naomi Shihab Nye

"...and we'll see what happens when we say Yes while this rigor mortis world screams No." - Isaac Marion

"Yes, and when the love of life disappears, no meaning can console us." - Albert Camus

"Love is hate War is Peace No is Yes And we're all free." - Tracy Chapman

"Every woman knows the art of saying no with the lips and yes with the rest" - Marcello Mastroianni

"Yes and no are soon said, but give much to think over." - Baltasar Gracian

"You can say no and smile only when there's a bigger yes burning inside you" - Anonymous

"When people tell you, "No," just smile and tell them, "Yes, I can."" - Julie Foudy

"Educated: no. Stupid: yes. And when I say "stupid," I mean stupid fresh." - Ad-Rock

"Say "no" to the good and say "yes" to the best." - Zig Ziglar

"Yes, and imagine a world where there were no hypothetical situations." - Jasper Fforde

"I'm usually the yes guy, and I had to turn into a no guy." - Keith Morris

"Go not to the elves for counsel, for they will say both yes and no." - J R R Tolkien

"The oldest, shortest words - "yes" and "no" - are those which require the most thought." - Pythagoras

"I went up a straight crooked lane and, I said 'No thanks, yes if yer please." - Jack Finney

"All the mistakes I ever made were when I wanted to say 'No' and said 'Yes'." - Moss Hart

"Say 'no' more than 'yes,' and just make sure you surround yourself with good people." - Lindsay Lohan

"Family responsibility, yes, and always. Family bankruptcy due to the cruel rules of government, no." - Barbara Mikulski

"Your informed, "no," to a particular service allows another to offer their gifted and unreserved, "yes."" - Mary Anne Radmacher

"God answers prayer in three ways: yes, no, and wait awhile." - Norman Vincent Peale

"The oldest, shortest words - 'yes' and 'no' - are those which require the most thought." - Pythagoras

"I would have voted 'no' on the Iraq war and 'yes' to Afghanistan." - Rand Paul

"Go not to the Elves for counsel, for they will say both no and yes." - J R R Tolkien

"I voted 'yes' and I urge all Iraqis, no matter their different ethnicities and religions ... to vote 'yes' to the constitution" - Jalal Talabani

"I will say yes to every favor, request, suggestion and invitation. I will swear to say yes where once I would say no." - Danny Wallace

"Oh yes, after the war, and we were all starving - we had no proper food or anything - no proper shoes." - Ninette De Valois

"To really achieve any level of greatness, you have to be willing to say yes no matter who says no, and to say no no matter who says yes." - Sharon Stone

"Always hear the 'Yes' in the 'No'." - Marshall B. Rosenberg

"Group action - yes; group thinking - no" - Norman Lamm

"No I'm not lucky, I'm blessed YES" - Nicki Minaj

"No means yes in grasshopper language." - Noel Fielding

"Is suffering really necessary? Yes and no. If you had not suffered as you have, there would be no depth to you, no humility, no compassion." - Eckhart Tolle

"Did you read last nights assignments?" Say "yes'" and get hammered again. Say "no'" and the same thing would happen." - Laurie Halse Anderson

"You don't need to go all deep and meaningful and start talking about Daddies. It's yes or no answer." - Carl Froch

"By all means take thought for the tomorrow, yes, careful thought and planning and preparation. But have no anxiety." - Dale Carnegie

"There are people who prefer to say "Yes", and there are people who prefer to say "No". Those who say "Yes" are rewarded by the adventures they have, and those who say "No" are rewarded by the safety they attain." - Keith Johnstone

"There are people who prefer to say 'Yes', and there are people who prefer to say 'No'. Those who say 'Yes' are rewarded by the adventures they have, and those who say 'No' are rewarded by the safety they attain." - Keith Johnstone

"There's no excuse to be bored. Sad, yes. Angry, yes. Depressed, yes. Crazy, yes. But there's no excuse for boredom, ever." - Viggo Mortensen

"At the side of the everlasting why, is a yes, and a yes, and a yes." - E M Forster

"I'm twenty-nine, yes really, I'm from Aspen, Colorado, I'm six feet one, yes really, I've been at Quantico two years, yes I date guys, no I dress like this just because I like it, no I'm not married, no I don't currently have a boyfriend, and no I don't want to have dinner with you tonight." - Lee Child

"Only a Bush could answer a 'yes' or 'no' question two different ways and be wrong both times." - Bill Maher

"Am I accurately reporting what I see in such a blossom? The answer is no ... and yes." - Allen Lacy

"It is a big problem and so I don't know for sure if I say yes or no to Ferrari." - Valentino Garavani

"Saying 'No' does not always show a lack of generosity and that saying 'Yes' is not always a virtue" - Paulo Coelho

"If I'm within reach and can be helpful, I have a tendency to say 'Yes.' It's hard to say 'No." - Marvin Hamlisch

"Yes and no are very powerful words. Mean them when you say them. Respect them when you hear them." - Michael Josephson

"Saying "No" does not always show a lack of generosity and that saying "Yes" is not always a virtue" - Paulo Coelho

"Today Satan rules the world. The masses no longer believe in God. And, yes, Satan is in the Vatican." - Gabriele Amorth

"If it's a Yes, we will say 'on we go', and if it's a No we will say 'we continue'." - Jean-Claude Juncker

"If I'm within reach and can be helpful, I have a tendency to say 'Yes.' It's hard to say 'No.'" - Marvin Hamlisch

"No' and 'Yes' are words quickly said, but they need a great amount of thought before you utter them." - Baltasar Gracian

"It is a big problem and so I don't know for sure if I say yes or no to Ferrari." - Valentino Rossi

"One must verify or expel his doubts, and convert them into the certainty of Yes or NO." - Thomas Carlyle

"There is no misery in art. All art is about saying yes, and all art is about its own making." - John Currin

"There are only two words that will always lead you to success. Those words are yes and no. Undoubtedly, you've mastered saying yes. So start practicing saying no. Your goals depend on it!" - Jack Canfield

"God tries to first create a joyous yes inside of you, far more than any kind of no . . . Just saying no is resentful dieting, whereas finding your deeper yes, and eating from that table, is always a spiritual banquet." - Richard Rohr

"I like to employ the power of no. We all want to say yes, because with yes comes so much opportunity, but with the power of no comes focus and engagement." - Jared Leto

"Yes I have smoked crack cocaine. But no - do I? am I an addict? - No. Yes, I've made mistakes. All I can do now is apologize and move on." - Rob Ford

"One of the most painfully inauthentic ways we show up in our lives sometimes is saying "yes" when we mean "no," and saying "no" when we mean "hell yes."" - Brene Brown

"What is peace? Is it war? No. Is it strife? No. Is it lovely, and gentle, and beautiful, and pleasant, and serene, and joyful? O yes!" - Charles Dickens

"No, that's not possible," Michael said. "Killed, yes; jail, no." - Mario Puzo

"Senate has to advise and consent. That doesn't mean you have to vote yes; you can vote no. It's not a rubber stamp. But what these guys are doing is, "Wait a minute, we don't have to vote yes or no, and maybe we can trick our voters into not holding us accountable for not voting yes or no."" - Tim Kaine

"Did she just-" "Yes." "But I don't-" "Yes you do. We both stink." "Well, I'm not-" "Yes. You are." He huffed. "You wont let-" "No. No complaining. Let's go." I grabbed a clean shirt and pants from my saddlebags. "Well, she could have handled it better," he grumped. "No. She couldn't." He settled into a sulky silence as we visited the bathhouse." - Maria V. Snyder

"You have to be determined, and be able to accept, 'No.' I've heard, 'No,' a thousand times, and I've heard, 'Yes,' a handful of times." - Kenny Wormald

"Yes no yes no yes no? Red blue? Yes red, no blue? No red, yes no? In out, up down? Do don't, can can't? Choices sit on the shelf life New shoes in a shoe shop. If the in crowd are squeezing into a must-have shoe And the one pair left are too tiny for you Don't feel compelled into choosing them If you're really a size 9, buy that size. While everyone else Hobbles round with sore feet Your choices should feel comfortable Or they aren't your choices at all. Why limp when you can sprint" - Sir David Baird, 1st Baronet

"The art of leadership is saying no, not yes. It is very easy to say yes." - Tony Blair

"Yes, Sir, that's my baby, No, Sir, don't mean 'maybe,' Yes, Sir, that's my baby now." - Gus Kahn

"So, am I friendly with my daughter and her friends? Yes. Am I their friend? No. Does she shut the door? Yes, and I very much support the shut door." - Jamie Lee Curtis

"The journalistic photographer can have no other than a personal approach; and it is impossible for him to be completely objective. Honest-yes. Objective-no." - W Eugene Smith

"You do not invite experience with your 'yes' and exclude it with your 'no'. There is no exclusion in this attraction-based Universe. Your focus in the invitation." - Esther Hicks

"When a question has no correct answer, there is only one honest response. The gray area between yes and no. Silence." - Dan Brown

"There are three answers to prayer: yes, no, and wait a while. It must be recognized that no is an answer." - Ruth Stafford Peale

"If a diplomat says yes, he means perhaps. If he says perhaps he means no. And if he says no, he's the hell of a diplomat." - Agnes Sligh Turnbull

"Yes, no matter how we defend ourselves against the outside we're always licked by something from the inside. There's no defense against betrayal, and we all betray ourselves." - Alfred Bester

"All roads are blocked to a philosophy which reduces everything to the word 'no.' To 'no' there is only one answer and that is 'yes." - Victor Hugo

"I was turned out because I said to Europe no, no, no. That no, no , no has now turned into yes, yes. Two yes's not three because he got the Social Chapter out and he's reserved his position on the single currency." - Margaret Thatcher

"It seemed to me that the human beings I met reacted pretty much the same to the same stimuli. Different idioms,yes. Circumstances and conditions having power to influence, yes. Inherent difference, no." - Zora Neale Hurston

"There's no point trying to sugar-coat this or get Jesuitical about it. Yes, Russia tried to manipulate our election. It's appalling. Yes, it should be investigated and taken seriously." - Rich Lowry

"There is no terrorist threat. Yes, there have been horrific acts of terrorism and, yes, there will be acts of terrorism again. But that doesn't mean that there's some kind of massive terrorist threat." - Michael Moore

"Humanity is in my heart. Do I suffer fools? No. Am I a stickler for my profession? Yes. I am a task master? Yes. My military background, football background, I'm a team player all the way, and I love winning." - Isaiah Washington

"NO is always a YES to something else." - Marshall B. Rosenberg

"A gilded No is more satisfactory than a dry Yes." - Baltasar Gracian

"Say "NO" without guilt. Say "YES" without fear." - Paulo Coelho

"Yes is the destination, No is how you get there!" - Richard Fenton

"Yes is like credit, No is like cash." - C.J. Langenhoven

"Learn to say no, so your yes has some oomph." - Kristin Armstrong

"Never take no from somebody who cannot say yes." - Adam Braun

"A dishonest yes is a no to yourself." - Byron Katie

"Yes to market economy, no to market society." - Lionel Jospin

"The heart says yes, but the mind says no." - Albert Einstein

"Every 'No' gets me closer to a 'Yes'." - Mark Cuban

"There's no exception to the rule, yes, everybody's somebody's fool." - Connie Francis

"No" is always an easier stand than "Yes." - Rosabeth Moss Kanter

"Find that courageous yes. Fight for that confident no." - Lysa TerKeurst

"If you always say no, you'll never say yes." - Nigahiga

"If it's not an absolute YES, it's a NO" - Cheryl Richardson

"Focus does not mean saying yes, it means saying no." - Steve Jobs

"I am saying yes to criticism, but no to insults." - Recep Tayyip Erdogan

"No is easier to do. Yes is easier to say." - Jason Fried

"Your yes means nothing if you can't say no." - Meshell Ndegeocello

"'No' is always an easier stand than 'Yes.'" - Rosabeth Moss Kanter

"Yes, light, there is no other word for it." - Samuel Beckett

"I love saying 'yes' and I love saying 'please.' Saying 'yes' doesn't mean I don't know how to say no, and saying 'please' doesn't mean I am waiting for permission. 'Yes please' sounds powerful and concise. It's a response and a request. It is not about being a good girl; it is about being a real woman." - Amy Poehler

"To sustain love, a man and a woman must continually be marrying and divorcing, moving with, against, away from, and beyond each other, saying 'yes' and 'no'." - Sam Keen

"One of the most effective means for transcending ordinary and moving into the realm of extraordinary is saying yes more frequently and eliminating no almost completely. I call it saying yes to life. Say yes to yourself, to your family, your children, your coworkers, and your business..." - Wayne Dyer

"When you say Yes to God unconditionally, you have no idea how far this Yes is going to take you. Certainly farther than you can guess and calculate beforehand... but just how far and in what form? At the same time, this Yes is the sole, non-negotiable prerequisite of all Christian understanding, of all theology and ecclesial wisdom." - Hans Urs Von Balthasar

"I learned the power of 'no.' No is really important. Entrepreneurs are told to say 'yes, yes, more, more.'" - Tony Fadell

"And even if she says no, and really means yes, then quite frankly she's playing games and isn't worth the price of dinner." - Stephen Chbosky

"I'm a great believer in life to saying yes and not saying no, and hopefully making people smile and just having fun in life." - Richard Branson

"Ah, yes, the sea is still and deep, All things within its bosom sleep! A single step, and all is o'er, A plunge, a bubble, and no more." - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

"Yes, and you should question your government." - Jessica Lange

"Yes, Im quirky, loud and crazy." - Kimora Lee Simmons

"Yes, I'm quirky, loud and crazy." - Kimora Lee Simmons

"Yes, if they would thank their maker, And seek no further, but they have new creators, God tailor and god mercer." - Philip Massinger

"The truth of the matter is, you die, all you do is die, and yet you live, yes you live, and that's no Harvard lie." - Jack Kerouac

"I did a radio interview for a station in Connecticut or something, and it was the worst interview ever. It was all yes and no answers." - Macaulay Culkin

"Sobriety diminishes, discriminates, and says no; drunkenness expands, unites, and says yes. Not through mere perversity do men run after it." - William James

"Have you no hope at all? And do you really live with the thought that when you die, you die, and nothing remains?" "Yes," I said." - Albert Camus

"The thing is, when you put a button in someone's hand and give them the power of yes or no, no is a shorter word. People just say no. The power lies in who can say no the most. But, real power, though, lies in the opportunity to say yes. I think people ultimately realize that, but not when they're in the spotlight." - Adrian Pasdar

"Yes?' he asked, looking at me over the sheet. 'I'm a writer temporarily down on my inspirations.' 'Oh, a writer, eh?' 'Yes.' 'Are you sure?' 'No, I'm not.' 'What do you write?' 'Short stories mostly. And I'm halfway through a novel.' 'A novel, eh?' 'Yes.' 'What's the name of it?' '"The Leaky Faucet of My Doom."' 'Oh, I like that. What's it about?' 'Everything.' 'Everything? You mean, for instance, it's about cancer?' 'Yes.' 'How about my wife?' 'She's in there too." - Charles Bukowski

"Yes?' he asked, looking at me over the sheet. 'I'm a writer temporarily down on my inspirations.' 'Oh, a writer, eh?' 'Yes.' 'Are you sure?' 'No, I'm not.' 'What do you write?' 'Short stories mostly. And I'm halfway through a novel.' 'A novel, eh?' 'Yes.' 'What's the name of it?' '"The Leaky Faucet of My Doom."' 'Oh, I like that. What's it about?' 'Everything.' 'Everything? You mean, for instance, it's about cancer?' 'Yes.' 'How about my wife?' 'She's in there too." - Charles Bukowski

"Yes?" he asked, looking at me over the sheet. "I'm a writer temporarily down on my inspirations." "Oh, a writer, eh?" "Yes." "Are you sure?" "No, I'm not." "What do you write?" "Short stories mostly. And I'm halfway through a novel." "A novel, eh?" "Yes." "What's the name of it?" ""The Leaky Faucet of My Doom."" "Oh, I like that. What's it about?" "Everything." "Everything? You mean, for instance, it's about cancer?" "Yes." "How about my wife?" "She's in there too." - Charles Bukowski

"The single and most dangerous word to be spoken in business is no. The second most dangerous word is yes. It is possible to avoid saying either." - Lois Wyse

"God always answers prayer, sometimes with a yes, sometimes with a no and sometimes with a 'You've got to be kidding!'" - Jimmy Carter

"Half of the troubles of this life can be traced to saying yes too quickly and not saying no soon enough." - Josh Billings

"When you give your ONE Thing your most emphatic Yes! and vigorously say No! to the rest, extraordinary results become possible." - Gary W. Keller

"I think 2012 is the year when consumers all around the world start saying no to feature phones and start saying yes to smartphones" - Marc Andreessen

"Stop saying yes out of fear about what others will think about you and say NO out of love for yourself!" - Suze Orman

"Yes, you live with your feet in the mud and there's no time to be thinking about how you got in or how you're going to get out." - Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn

"Saying "yes" doesn't mean I don't know how to say no, and saying "please" doesn't mean I am waiting for permission." - Amy Poehler

"One must love life before loving its meaning ... yes, and when the love of life disappears, no meaning can console us." - Fyodor Dostoevsky

"Yes I have loved, as no one on earth ever loved, with an insensate and furious love, so violent that I wonder it did not break my heart" - Theophile Gautier



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