Author : A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Total Quotes : 50
Mind Senses

If it's a cliche to say that intellectual curiosity keeps your mind sharp, your senses alert, and your capabilities cutting-edge, that's because it's true.

- Adena Friedman

Level Could

It's obvious we can't all be a Gully Foyle, but most of us energize at such a low level, so far short of our real capabilities, we could all be more, do more.

- Alfred Bester

Color Bush

The Bush administration is the most diverse in history because the president fills jobs on the basis of a person's capabilities and qualifications, not on the color of his or her skin.

- Alphonso Jackson

My Life Big

I don't feel my capabilities in cookery are as big as my desire - as with so many aspects of my life.

- Anna Chancellor

Competing Set

I don't set goals. Competing with a number in your head can be limiting, and I don't know what my capabilities are yet.

- Ashton Eaton

Always Sure

Sure I faced the troubles and challenges that most actors and actresses face until they get noticed, but I was always confident of myself and my capabilities.

- Christine Lahti

Work Set

A lot of white-collar work requires less of the routine, rule-based, what we might call algorithmic set of capabilities, and more of the harder-to-outsource, harder-to-automate, non-routine, creative, juristic - as the scholars call it - abilities.

- Daniel H. Pink

Goal Genius

My goal is to create friend machines. Friendly genius machines. Machines with genius capabilities.

- David Hanson

Pain Nothing

For a football coach, there's nothing that matches the pain of a team not playing up to its capabilities.

- Joe Greene


It is not viable for one country to demand a right to increase and upgrade its nuclear weapons capabilities while asking others to eliminate theirs.

- John Bruton

Other Islamic

The U.S. has many vulnerable targets around Iran, and its bases are within the range of the Guards' missiles. We have other capabilities as well, particularly when it comes to the support of Muslims for the Islamic republic.

- John C. Stennis

Think Fiction

To me, stretching the capabilities of my imagination is a crucial aspect of writing fiction; you could think of it as a mental form of athleticism.

- Julia Glass


For commercial customers, we have invested in specialist mobile-first sales capabilities, and we are building out our device-selling channel.

- B. Kevin Turner

Grow Rather

If human beings are perceived as potentials rather than problems, as possessing strengths instead of weaknesses, as unlimited rather that dull and unresponsive, then they thrive and grow to their capabilities.

- Barbara Bush

Reduce Linear

Consequences of linear thinking in Afghanistan and Iraq included overestimating indigenous forces' capabilities, underestimating the enemy, and the associated expectation that the coalition could soon reduce force levels and shift to an exclusively advisory effort.

- H. R. McMaster

Allow Ensure

Starting early in life and in school, we need to ensure women develop the confidence and capabilities to work in a team that will allow them to reach the heights of leadership.

- Heather Bresch

Learn Like

With terrorist groups like al Qaeda, you can't learn what you want to learn about their capabilities and their future plans by taking a picture of it, and they've learned not to use the telephone.

- Bob Graham

Hockey Admire

I admire Miken's exceptional engineering capabilities and was drawn to their passion for hockey and drive to be the best in all they do.

- Brett Hull

More Hustling

To try and stand outside the marriage, I'd say we have complementary capabilities. I do the hustling and the business. I do more script reading. I handle contracts.

- Hume Cronyn

Education Use

The challenge to people like me is, how do you use your capabilities and resources to help support things that are important to you, whether it's the arts or education or homelessness?

- Brian Moynihan

Becoming Very

Teamwork is so important that it is virtually impossible for you to reach the heights of your capabilities or make the money that you want without becoming very good at it.

- Brian Tracy

Readiness Use

All of us, the government, parliament, local authorities and the society must demonstrate determination and readiness to use knowledge and capabilities... toward full European integration.

- Igor Luksic

Solid Still

Deterrence is still fundamentally about influencing an actor's decisions. It is about a solid policy foundation. It is about credible capabilities. It is about what the U.S. and our allies as a whole can bring to bear in both a military and a nonmilitary sense.

- C. Robert Kehler

Know Threaten

When you have real power you don't threaten. People know what your capabilities are.

- Dennis Kucinich

Ideals Reagan

I don't have heroes, exactly, but I do have people I hold in high respect. Ronald Reagan, for example, stood for ideals that I value: integrity, patriotism and a fundamental belief in goodness and capabilities of mankind.

- Diane Hendricks

Data Devices

Mobile devices, high-speed data communication, and online commerce are creating expectations that convenient, secure, real-time payment and banking capabilities should be available whenever and wherever they are needed.

- Jerome Powell


Alignment of business strategy and risk appetite should minimize the firm's exposure to large and unexpected losses. In addition, the firm's risk management capabilities need to be commensurate with the risks it expects to take.

- Jerome Powell

History Using

The NSA has the greatest surveillance capabilities in American history... The real problem is that they're using these capabilities to make us vulnerable.

- Edward Snowden

Art Give

There are so many opportunities in life, that the loss of two or three capabilities is not necessarily debilitating. A handicap can give you the opportunity to focus more on art, writing, or music.

- Jim Davis

Work Been

If I wasn't a model, I would never have been around interesting musicians, even had the financial capabilities to say, 'I don't have to work right now. I can sit and make my record.'

- Karen Elson

Plans Means

I've definitely had ideas and plans that sometimes exceed my means and capabilities.

- Emile Hirsch

Could Types

If Unix could present the same face, the same capabilities, on machines of many different types, it could serve as a common software environment for all of them.

- Eric S. Raymond

Race Some

The white man's blood and bones have begotten this bronze race, and bequeathed to it in some degree qualities, tendencies, capabilities, such as are the inheritance of the highest order of human animals.

- Fanny Kemble

Sure Nor

It's neither my job nor within my capabilities to save people. But a book sure can try.

- Lauren Myracle

Asia North

The key thing in Northeast Asia is North Korea. They are unpredictable; they are developing their nuclear capabilities and their missiles.

- Lee Hsien Loong


Within NATO, our Defence Capabilities Initiative has identified the essential capabilities all Allies must have for modern operations, and Allies are working to meet those requirements.

- Lord Robertson

Amazing Along

If we get the capabilities, NATO, along with the European Union, can do amazing things.

- Lord Robertson

Lucky Pretty

I was pretty lucky to get into Berklee at all. I never really had any theory or music-reading capabilities; I was completely by ear.

- Madi Diaz

Ad Sites

Traditional local media are adding local search capabilities to their sites so they can share in the local search traffic and ad revenues in the local markets they serve.

- Marc Ostrofsky

Move Use

Safety-net programs must make efficient use of taxpayer resources and harness the capabilities of recipients by helping them move back into the workforce.

- Todd Young

New Some

The first two missions have some test objectives, some new capabilities that we're going to try to develop on orbit to possibly be used on later flights.

- Mark Kelly

Away Reduce

I have significant concerns about reducing the 188th Fighter Wing's capabilities, and will fight tooth and nail against attempts to reduce its personnel or take away aircraft.

- Mark Pryor

New Eggs

As an actor, when you don't have a reference to pick from, you experiment, try out new things. And what comes of it eggs you on. You realize your capabilities and push your limits.

- Sidharth Malhotra

Go Numerous

On the contrary, I tried on numerous occasions to convince the American president not to go to war. I did what was within my capabilities to avoid that happening.

- Silvio Berlusconi

Emotions New

I learn something new everyday about myself as an actor, my capabilities, how far I can stretch myself, throw out emotions I never knew I had.

- Sophie Turner


What I like to call 'journalism of depth' is the media that regards the collective conscience of the masses to be its point of departure. It is the media that believes, as a matter of principle, in the potential capabilities of the people and respects their choices.

- Wadah Khanfar


My left brain has gradually 'eaten' the right-brain capabilities away.

- Walter O'Brien

Mind Embrace

I try and open a few doors to the mind, encourage people to embrace change and to stretch their capabilities.

- Max Walker

Business New

Knowledge created a new culture of business derived from the information gathering and analysis capabilities of first the mainframe and then the PC.

- Steven Sinofsky

Voice Set

Public action should seek to expand the set of opportunities of those who have the least voice and fewest resources and capabilities.

- Paul Wolfowitz