The best Quotations


A salesman must also have flexible goals. you may say, ''i want to sell 10 accounts this week,'' and you sell five. you're ready to die. but, you tell yourself, ''five isn't too bad. you know, next week maybe i'll sell 10.
- Curtis Carlson

The average person puts only 25% of his energy and ability into his work. the world takes off its hat to those who put in more than 50% of their capacity, and stands on its head for those few and far between souls who devote 100%.
- Andrew Carnegie

I began revolution with 82 men. if i had [to] do it again, i do it with 10 or 15 and absolute faith. it does not matter how small you are if you have faith and plan of action.
- Fidel Castro

If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people.
- Confucius

If you see 10 troubles coming down the road, you can be sure that 9 will run into the ditch before they reach you.
- Calvin Coolidge

People do not live nowadays. they get about 10% out of life.
- Isadora Duncan

I have not failed. i've just found 10, 000 ways that won't work.
- Thomas Alfa Edison

Poverty is uncomfortable; but 9 times out of 10 the best thing that can happen to a young man is to be tossed overboard and be compelled to sink or swim.
- James A. Garfield

Making a million dollars is the simplest thing in the world. just find a product that sells for $2000 and that you can buy at a cost of $1000, and sell a thousand of them.
- Jerry Gillies

You'll always miss 100% of the shots you don't take.
- Wayne Gretzky

Edison failed 10, 000 times before he made the electric light. do not be discouraged if you fail a few times.
- Napoleon Hill

Today, you have 100% of your life left.
- Tom Hopkins

First rule of economics 101: our desires are insatiable. second rule: we can stomach only three big macs at a time.
- Doug Horton

Normality highly values its normal man. it educates children to lose themselves and to become absurd, and thus to be normal. normal men have killed perhaps 100, 000 of their fellow normal men in the last fifty years.
- R. D. Laing

I have a lifetime appointment and i intend to serve it. i expect to die at 110, shot by a jealous husband.
- Thurgood Marshall

I have a lifetime appointment and i intend to serve it. i expect to die at 110, shot by a jealous husband.
- Thurgood Marshall

I would rather earn 1% off a 100 people's efforts than 100% of my own efforts.
- John D. Rockefeller

A lot of people have asked me how short i am. since my last divorce, i think i'm about $100, 000 short.
- Mickey Rooney

There can be no fifty-fifty americanism in this country. there is room here for only 100 % americanism, only for those who are americans and nothing else.
- Theodore Roosevelt

There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.
- Ruth Ross

The advance planning and sense stimuli employed to capture a $10 million cigarette or soap market are nothing compared to the brainwashing and propaganda blitzes used to ensure control of the largest cash market in the world: the executive branch of the united states government.
- Phyllis Schlafly

The mind is the limit. as long as the mind can envision the fact that you can do something, you can do it, as long as you really believe 100 percent.
- Arnold Schwarzenegger

When you say you'll meet someone at 11:00 am, be there at 10:45. when you promise a check on the 30th, send it on the 28th. whatever you agree to do, do it a bit more. start with your employees, then extend it to everyone you deal with. news will soon get around that you are a person of your word.
- Charles Prestwich Scott

Money itself isn't lost or made, it's simply transferred from one perception to another. this painting here. i bought it 10 years ago for 60 thousand dollars. i could sell it today for 600. the illusion has become real and the more real it becomes, the more desperately they want it.
- Oliver Stone

Wonder if there is life on another planet? let's suppose there is. suppose further, that only one star in a trillion has a planet that could support life. if that were the case, then there would be at least 100 million planets that harbored life.
- Ben Sweetland


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Quotation The East Wind, an interloper in the dominions of Westerly Weather, is an impassive-faced tyrant with a sharp poniard held behind his back for a treacherous stab. - writer
Quotation Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul - and sings the tunes without the words - and never stops at all. - writer
Quotation People come out to see you perform and you've got to give them the best you have within you. The lives of most men are patchwork quilts. Or at best one matching outfit with a closet and laundry bag full of incongruous accumulations. A lifetime of training for just ten seconds. - writer
Quotation Positiveness is a good quality for preachers and speakers because, whoever shares his thoughts with the public will convince them as he himself appears convinced. - writer
Quotation Many shed tears merely for show, and have dry eyes when no one's around to observe them. - writer
Quotation It is with our judgments as with our watches: no two go just alike, yet each believes his own. - writer