Quotes of Blueprint

“ The more adaptability exists for a given kind of decision, the less risky it is to make plans for the future, and therefore the more likely it is that more people will make more plans in such areas. ”

- Thomas Sowell

“ I'm in no hurry to get anywhere. I don't have any plans. I don't have a map. If you did in this business, you'd destroy yourself. ”

- Colin Farrell

“ Make no little plans; they have no magic to stir men's blood and probably will themselves not be realized. Make big plans; aim high in hope and work, remembering that a noble, logical diagram once recorded will not die. ”

- Daniel Burnham

“ Our success or failure won't be measured in charts or graphs or budget tables, but in the fulfillment of their dreams. ”

- Jim Doyle

“ A commercial society whose members are essentially ascetic and indifferent in social ritual has to be provided with blueprints and specifications for evoking the right tone for every occasion. ”

- Marshall McLuhan

“ There's no map, there's no master plan, there's just people. ”

- Unknown

“ Sometimes we need a map of the past. It helps us to understand the present, and to plan the future. ”

- Josephine Hart

“ Somewhere there is a map of how it can be done. ”

- Ben Stein

“ Consider any individual at any period of his life, and you will always find him preoccupied with fresh plans to increase his comfort. ”

- Alexis De Tocqueville

“ All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination. ”

- Earl Nightingale

“ Every dance is a kind of fever chart, a graph of the heart. ”

- Martha Graham

“ A screenplay is not a finished product; a novel is. A screenplay is a blueprint for something - for a building that will most likely never be built. ”

- Nicholas Meyer

“ Don't be a blueprint. Be an original. ”

- Roy Acuff

“ Integrity: A name is the blueprint of the thing we call character. You ask, What's in a name? I answer, Just about everything you do. ”

- Morris Mandel

“ Every well built house started in the form of a definite purpose plus a definite plan in the nature of a set of blueprints. ”

- Napoleon Hill

“ All things are created twice. There's a mental or first creation, and a physical or second creation of all things. You have to make sure that the blueprint, the first creation, is really what you want, that you've thought everything through. Then you put it into bricks and mortar… ”

- Stephen Covey

“ This is something that is extremely hard,... You don't like doing this. I don't. Sometimes you don't chart the circumstances or what happens - it just happens. Certainly it wasn't the plan I had going in, but sometimes plans change, and I think you do the best you can in dealing with it. ”

- Joe Gibbs

“ Make no little plans. They have no magic to stir men's blood and probably themselves will not be realized. Make big plans. Aim high in hope and work. Remembering that a noble, logical diagram once recorded will not die. ”

- Daniel Burnham

“ When a book is written, it's a final product. But, when a script is finished, it's really just a blueprint. And it's an extraordinary experience for me to watch someone take what I wrote and imagined and make it three-dimensional. And it's great if someone adds something I hadn't thought of. ”

- John Hughes

“ Why? Because I believe I will. If you believe, then you hang on. If you believe, it means you've got imagination, you don't need stuff thrown out for you in a blueprint, you don't face facts-what can stop you? ”

- Ruth Gordon

“ There's a lot to be said for doing what you're not supposed to do, and the rewards of doing what you're supposed to do are more subtle and take longer to become apparent, which maybe makes it less attractive. But your life is the blueprint you make after the building is built. ”

- Richard Ford

“ Success with money, family, relationships, health, and careers is the ability to reach your personal objectives in the shortest time, with the least effort and with the fewest mistakes. The goals you set for yourself and the strategies you choose become your blueprint or plan… ”

- Charles J. Givens

“ It is not the first duty of the novelist to provide blueprints for insurrection, or uplifting tales of successful resistance for the benefit of the opposition. The naming of what is there is what is important. ”

- Ian McEwan

“ If you believe, then you hang on. If you believe, it means you've got imagination, you don't need stuff thrown out on a blueprint, and don't face facts — what can stop you? If I don't make it today, I'll come in tomorrow. ”

- Ruth Gordon

“ I was an only child. I lost both my parents. By the time I was twenty I was bald. I'm homosexual. In the way of circumstances and background to transcend I had everything an artist could possibly want. It was practically a blueprint. I was programmed to be a novelist or a playwright… ”

- Alan Bennett
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