Quotes of Effect

“ Life without love is like a tree without blossom and fruit. ”

- Kahlil Gibran

“ Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year — and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade! ”

- Anthony Robbins

“ He who would accomplish little must sacrifice little; he who would achieve much must sacrifice much; he who would attain highly must sacrifice greatly. ”

- James Allen

“ Charm is... a way of getting the answer yes without having asked any clear question. ”

- Albert Camus

“ It is of immense importance to learn to laugh at ourselves. ”

- Katherine Mansfield

“ The ripest fruit first falls. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ If you had to identify, in one word, the reason why the human race has not achieved, and never will achieve, its full potential, that word would be "meetings.". ”

- Dave Barry

“ Faith is not trying to believe something regardless of the evidence. Faith is daring to do something regardless of the consequences. ”

- Sherwood Eddy

“ The universe is asymmetric and I am persuaded that life, as it is known to us, is a direct result of the asymmetry of the universe or of its indirect consequences. The universe is asymmetric. ”

- Louis Pasteur

“ Leadership is getting someone to do what they don't want to do, to achieve what they want to achieve. ”

- Tom Landry

“ In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments; there are only consequences. ”

- Robert Green Ingersoll

“ Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny ”

- C.S. Lewis

“ The original writer is not one who imitates nobody, but one whom nobody can imitate. ”

- Chateaubriand

“ It is happy for you that you possess the talent of flattering with delicacy. May I ask whether these pleasing attentions proceed from the impulse of the moment, or are the result of previous study? ”

- Jane Austen

“ Consequences are unpitying. Our deeds carry their terrible consequences, quite apart from any fluctuations that went before — consequences that are hardly ever confined to ourselves. ”

- George Eliot

“ Results! Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work. ”

- Thomas A. Edison

“ Few are they who have never had the chance to achieve happiness… and fewer those who have taken that chance. ”

- Andre Maurois

“ Sorrow is a fruit. God does not allow it to grow on a branch that is too weak to bear it. ”

- Victor Hugo

“ Courage is as often the outcome of despair as of hope; in the one case we have nothing to lose, in the other everything to gain. ”

- Diane De Poitiers

“ A person is either the effect of his environment or is able to have an effect upon his environment. ”

- L. Ron Hubbard

“ Self-respect is the fruit of discipline; the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself. ”

- Rabbi Abraham Heschel

“ No one should kid themselves. This is not a budget that is going to have a significant impact on the fiscal policy of this country. ”

- Pete Domenici

“ Love seeks no cause beyond itself and no fruit; it is its own fruit, its own enjoyment. I love because I love; I love in order that I may love. ”

- St. Bernard

“ Results are what you expect, and consequences are what you get. ”

- Unknown

“ I do not see any reason why they should not be given the means to give their teachers just as high an education as is secured by attendance at the Protestant schools. ”

- Charles Tupper

“ You can do anything in this world you want to do if you want to do it badly enough — and you are willing to pay the price! ”

- Mary Kay Ash

“ It is difficult to inspire others to accomplish what you haven't been willing to try. ”

- Unknown

“ Love is a fruit in season at all times, and within reach of every hand. ”

- Harold Ross

“ Even though he is like a son to me, he has been seriously reprimanded. A lot of consequences are going to be paid for this, but it's a lesson for everybody. ”

- Rick Pitino

“ If it could only be like this always — always summer, always alone, the fruit always ripe. ”

- Evelyn Waugh
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