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Everybody Deserves

Everybody deserves an opportunity to fulfill their dreams.

- Akkineni Nagarjuna

Young Modern Music

That's what so sad about a lot of modern music, in my opinion, so many young bands never stay around long enough to fulfill their ultimate promise. They only get halfway there or a quarter of the way there.

- Alan Vega

Never His

The artist is chosen by God to fulfill his commands and must never be overwhelmed by public opinion.

- Albrecht Durer

Production Very

I'm very ambitious. I live in reality but I have dreams I want to fulfill - I want to be a director, and I've already started my own production company. But I also have a measure of success that I keep to myself. It's something very personal to me.

- Alex Pettyfer

Provided Vogue

At school, a careers adviser asked me what I wanted to be, and I said 'fashion journalist,' so writing for 'Vogue' has provided me with the opportunity to fulfill a dream.

- Alexa Chung

Love Every Day

I have a word quota I try to fulfill every day, and I try to do that in the morning and into the afternoon and then go out with friends at night. I love singing and have lessons and enjoy drama, and so I am involved in that.

- Alexandra Adornetto

Other Real People

We talk about characters in literature as though they were built on the model of the real person, but then I often think that the way we present ourselves as real people is based heavily on the way literary psychologies are stylized, and I wonder how the two forms of realistic personhood feed on or fulfill each other.

- Alexandra Kleeman

Summon Dormant

Women have to summon up courage to fulfill dormant dreams.

- Alice Walker

Strong Wanting

My dream was bigger than anything else. My fight and me wanting to fulfill what I wanted to be in life. That was enough to keep me strong enough to endure anything.

- Allen Iverson

Door Will

Even if actors ask for more money, will producers fulfill their demands? They might just show us the door.

- Amruta Khanvilkar

Tell Going

You can't tell what's going to fulfill you in different stages in your life.

- Andrea Riseborough

Sometimes Promise

Parents - especially step-parents - are sometimes a bit of a disappointment to their children. They don't fulfill the promise of their early years.

- Anthony Powell

Sometimes Promise

Parents are sometimes a bit of a disappointment to their children. They don't fulfill the promise of their early years.

- Anthony Powell

Ideology Providing

Liberation is an ever shifting horizon, a total ideology that can never fulfill its promises. It has the therapeutic quality of providing emotionally charged rituals of solidarity in hatred - it is the amphetamine of its believers.

- Arianna Huffington

Idea Roles

The idea is to keep reinventing yourself. Once you attain a certain status as an actor, your fans start expecting from you and you should be able to fulfill them. That's why I try to choose as many different kind of roles as I can so that my fans are not disappointed with me. It would also get boring for me as an actor to keep repeating myself.

- Arjun Rampal

Through Competing

Our markets have not achieved their great successes as a result of government fiat, but rather through efforts of competing interests working to meet the demands of investors and to fulfill the promises posed by advancing technology.

- Arthur Levitt

Feel Living

I can feel this pressure of living up to the expectations of people. I hope I can fulfill it.

- Ashish Sharma

Distance Larger

As he enters his final term, with the elegiac music playing out there in the distance, Barack Obama will use the history that he has come to embody and, perhaps, even to fulfill, as part of a larger project that never will be completed but only finished, over and over again.

- Charlie Pierce

My Life Fantasies

I cannot join the space program and restart my life as an astronaut, but this opportunity to connect my abilities as an educator with my interests in history and space is a unique opportunity to fulfill my early fantasies.

- Christa McAuliffe

Turned Certain Way

My mother turned 40 in 1973. So in 1970 - when 'The Female Eunuch' came out and Ms. magazine was founded - my mom was 37 with two children, and she was just that little bit too old, and the circumstances of her life were set up in a certain way that for her to fulfill her ambitions and dreams, she would have had to break with the family.

- Claire Messud

Fantasies Lineup

Onstage I do all the stuff I'd never do in real life, like lashing out at people who make me mad or freaking out in a long bank lineup. Performing allows me to fulfill all the sicko fantasies I've ever had.

- Colin Mochrie

Gift Hands

The spirit of revelation is available to every person who receives by proper priesthood authority the saving ordinances of baptism by immersion for the remission of sins and the laying on of hands for the gift of the Holy Ghost - and who is acting in faith to fulfill the priesthood injunction to 'receive the Holy Ghost.'

- David A. Bednar

Over Psychological

Often, psychological laziness will have you switch your life over to autopilot and fall asleep at the wheel rather than stay awake to what will fulfill your heart's deepest desires and your soul's purpose.

- Debbie Ford

Congress Bush

Every day President Bush and Congress refuse to fulfill their obligation to special ed is another day Wisconsin property taxpayers are stuck with the bill. It's unfair, irresponsible and must stop.

- Jim Doyle

Big Some

Apple Music is a big idea, and it's going to take some time to fulfill its overall dream.

- Jimmy Iovine

Worry Best Way

I worry whether it's not really the best way to live one's life - trying to fulfill the dreams you had as a child. Maybe it's quite a backwards approach.

- Joe Cornish

Small Role

As God has not made anything useless in this world, as all beings fulfill obligations or a role in the sublime drama of Creation, I cannot exempt from this duty, and small though it be, I too have a mission to fill, as for example: alleviating the sufferings of my fellowmen.

- Jose Rizal

Star Gotten

For me, I feel like, between 'Tron' and 'Oblivion,' I've gotten to fulfill my 'Star Wars' fantasies, in a way.

- Joseph Kosinski

Green Will

In the U.S., those requesting a Green Card must take an oath that they will fulfill the rights and duties of citizenship.

- Avigdor Lieberman

Larger Attempting

We are a people trying not only to solve the problems of the present: unemployment, inflation... but we are attempting on a larger scale to fulfill the promise of America.

- Barbara Jordan

Fact Sensing

It's important for us to become aware of the fact that we are needful, for with that awareness also comes the sensing that we couldn't be needful if there weren't something to fulfill the need.

- Guy Finley

Promise Must

When you promise something, you must fulfill it.

- Haile Gebrselassie

Play Going

If you're going to play football, why not be the best at it that you can be and fulfill your potential?

- Benjamin Watson

Doing Fact

You can't win for losing. Either you fulfill their stereotype of being a radical 60's person or you've sold out. In fact, of course, millions of people who were active in the 60's are doing work on issues that try to reflect their values.

- Bernadine Dohrn

Will Like

I am and will remain a tax resident in France and in this regard I will, like all French people, fulfill my fiscal obligations.

- Bernard Arnault

Happen Things

I try and write the way things happen. I don't try and fulfill people's wishes.

- Harvey Pekar

Going Some

Some goals are not going to fulfill you. Choose goals that you value and care about.

- Henry Cloud

Always Southern

I grew up on the beaches of Southern California surfing and sailing and I've always loved horses so it was part of my dream that I was able to fulfill to have horses.

- Bo Derek

Career Judgement

Working hard to fulfill a dream or instinct and learning over time it doesn't work, doesn't mean a career is over and a reputation killed. When a reputation is killed, it's when failure comes as a result of loss of integrity or judgement... breaking of laws.

- Bob Iger

Deep Race

The people of the North owe to the colored race a deep obligation that is no easy matter to fulfill.

- Hiram Rhodes Revels

Always Tend

We will always tend to fulfill our own expectation of ourselves.

- Brian Tracy

Need Movie

No movie can claim to be a work of philosophy. They fulfill a totally different need in people.

- Bruno Dumont

Country Through

To be straight, I was kind of a dork, and in order to fulfill the creative fires burning inside me, I participated vigorously as a Civil War re-enactor through most of my teenage years, traveling across the country to participate in large scale reenactments - grandiose plays enacted by over weight history buffs and war enthusiasts alike.

- Cary Fukunaga

Capable Your

What I was told by my parents was that, you know, take this inhibition out whether you're a girl or a boy. Basically, pursue your dream, and as long as you're a capable and hardworking human being, you will be able to follow and fulfill your dream.

- Chanda Kochhar

Career Singer

I don't want to stay a singer forever. I want to fulfill my dream career as a lawyer!

- Charice Pempengco

More Goes

Reputation is fine but you have to keep justifying it. In a sense, it makes it harder because people's expectations of you are higher. So, you have to fulfill those expectations. Or, try to exceed those expectations. But, it becomes more difficult as time goes on.

- Derek Jacobi

Role Been

I failed to fulfill what should have been an interesting role. I couldn't take their formula and bring what I had, my humor, my ideas, and make it my own.

- Dianne Wiest

Community Your

Your first obligation, I suppose, is to your God. Your second is to your family. And your third is to your community. And you ought to try to fulfill all of those in your life.

- Dick Murphy

Charge May

You may be basing a portion of your self-worth on your bank account without even realizing it. Try to pinpoint the activities and qualities that, free of charge, fulfill you.

- Jean Chatzky

Relationships Will

My nemesis - my downfall, if you will - was relationships, and trying to fulfill them.

- Jennifer O'Neill

Doing Huge

We've tapped into a huge demand, and it's up to us to fulfill that demand and to be creative doing it.

- Jim Barksdale

Effort Been

Our top priority is our troops, who are making the extraordinary effort to fulfill the mission they have been given. Democrats will work with this Administration to better define that mission and a realistic expectation of success in Iraq.

- Jim Clyburn

Week Lifelong

In 'Angels in America,' I got to fulfill a lifelong dream. I was in the air eight nights a week for two years, and I just loved it.

- Ellen McLaughlin

Aim Reasonable

You can't climb up to the second floor without a ladder. When you set your aim too high and don't fulfill it, then your enthusiasm turns to bitterness. Try for a goal that's reasonable, and then gradually raise it.

- Emil Zatopek

Villain Putting

Of course, 'The Last Stand' has a villain who is traveling to the border to fulfill his own desires, but it's more about the main character. The Sheriff putting a stop to this villain and defending his town. 'The Last Stand' is more about protecting something. About protecting a value.

- Kim Jee-woon

Best Nation

It is incredible how important doctors are to our society and how they help individuals live up to their full potential in life. I hope to inspire and help others fulfill their best selves as I do my best to become the top doctor in the nation in my future.

- Farrah Abraham

Own How

I was in a group called Wild Orchid and it just wasn't working. I wasn't being myself. What I should have done was say. 'Girls, it's really time for me to go on my own. I need to fulfill this dream of mine to have a solo album.' And I didn't know how to do that. I wanted to please them.

- Fergie

Reason Study

Since scarcity is the basic economic problem, if it does not exist then there is no reason for my economics course. Devoting time to the study of how people use limited resources to fulfill unlimited wants and needs should help us to discover how to best utilize the resources we have at our disposal.

- Kurt Bills

Maintain Enduring

Certain it is that a great responsibility rests upon the statesmen of all nations, not only to fulfill the promises for reduction in armaments, but to maintain the confidence of the people of the world in the hope of an enduring peace.

- Frank B. Kellogg

Journey Wish

I'm now on a journey to fulfill the wish, in my tiny capacity, of little African girls.

- Leymah Gbowee

Gardening Grow

A garden requires patient labor and attention. Plants do not grow merely to satisfy ambitions or to fulfill good intentions. They thrive because someone expended effort on them.

- Liberty Hyde Bailey

More Nor

I shall fulfill my contract, no more nor less.

- Lillie Langtry

Here Reader

World-building numbs the reader's ability to fulfill their part of the bargain because it believes that it has to do everything around here if anything is going to get done. Above all, world-building is not technically necessary. It is the great clomping foot of nerdism. It is the attempt to exhaustively survey a place that isn't there.

- M. John Harrison

Green Suppliers

Apple has made this commitment that it's a green company. So how do you fulfill your commitment if you don't consider you have responsibility in your suppliers' pollution?

- Ma Jun

Magic Get

The magic of movie-making is that you get to fulfill your own dreams.

- Maggie Carey

Challenges Makes

I feel honored to be an example for others. It makes it feel worthwhile to have overcome all the challenges I have encountered so I can help others to dream and also fulfill their dreams.

- Terezinha Guilhermina

Recognition Peers

We all have goals: We want to matter. We want to be important. We want to have freedom and power to pursue our creative work. We want respect from our peers and recognition for our accomplishments. Not out of vanity or selfishness, but of an earnest desire to fulfill our personal potential.

- Ryan Holiday

World Needs

Wine needs to have a context in a social gathering to fulfill its historical place in this world.

- Mike D

I Think Tell

I think that nothing is impossible when you want to fulfill a dream. A lot of people will tell you that you can't do it, that you don't have what it takes, but if it is in your heart and you feel it, there is nothing that will stop you. It is like the sun - you can't block it: it will shine regardless, if that is what you want.

- Thalia

Country United

Nothing prevents us from being and remaining the exponents of a united humanity, when we have a country of our own. To fulfill this mission we do not have to remain literally planted among the nations who hate and despise us.

- Theodor Herzl

Clients Helping

At XL, we tackle risk like no one else, analyzing deeper and listening closely to our clients to create solutions that unleash the world's capacity to advance. By helping our clients unlock their full potential, we fulfill our own. Our new brand demonstrates this unique outlook and the commitment and value we bring to clients.

- Mike McGavick

Religion Learn

We can only learn to know ourselves and do what we can - namely, surrender our will and fulfill God's will in us.

- Saint Teresa of Avila

Depends Misconduct

At the Department of Justice, our ability to fulfill our responsibilities - to advocate for victims, to vigorously pursue misconduct, to seek justice in all its forms - depends on public confidence in the institutions we represent.

- Sally Yates

Deal Other

Governments follow their people. A great deal has to do with the vision of the leadership of governments. They have a vision, and they translate that to their people and to their counterparts in other countries. You can fulfill and achieve a great deal if you get along well as individuals, as people, as persons.

- Salman Khurshid

Love Living

Love alone is capable of uniting living beings in such a way as to complete and fulfill them, for it alone takes them and joins them by what is deepest in themselves.

- Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

Chaos Start

I'm a great believer in chaos. I don't believe that you start with a formula and then you fulfill the formula. Chaos is a much better instigator, because we live in chaos - we don't live in a rigorous form.

- Sam Shepard

Selves Enable

We must make the choices that enable us to fulfill the deepest capacities of our real selves.

- Thomas Merton

Role Credible

In acting, you are fulfilled if you give justice to your role... if you are able to do a credible performance and touch the audience. Same with directing. If you are able to draw out the best from your actors, then you fulfill your job as a director.

- Timothy Hutton


Now judicial review, beloved by conservatives, can, of course, fulfill the excellent function of declaring government interventions and tyrannies unconstitutional. But it can also validate and legitimize the government in the eyes of the people by declaring these actions valid and constitutional.

- Murray Rothbard

Sunshine Modes

In order to institute action, it is not sufficient that the individual man have unachieved ends that he would like to fulfill. He must also expect that certain modes of behavior will enable him to attain his ends. A man may have a desire for sunshine, but if he realizes that he can do nothing to achieve it, he does not act on this desire.

- Murray Rothbard

Chance Cries

Every human heart cries and yearns for the same thing: a chance to fulfill his or her own dreams and desires. Even the poorest man has a dream.

- Myles Munroe

Journey Here

What does genius mean? God has put us here specifically... every person has a job or journey to do. It's just a matter of finding what we're here to fulfill or execute. That's genius to me.

- Savion Glover

Very Commitments

My own agenda is going to be followed, and that agenda is to maintain very good relations with the international community, and Lebanon has to fulfill its commitments.

- Najib Mikati

Offers Researchers

I urge researchers to make use of the opportunities that are available to them and to do all they can to fulfill the promise that stem cell research offers.

- Nancy Reagan

Color Never

We can never completely fulfill the promise of this treasured republic if we are blinded by color.

- Tom Brokaw

Father Our

Where much is given, much is required. Our Heavenly Father asks His daughters to walk in virtue, to live in righteousness so that we can fulfill our life's mission and His purposes. He wants us to be successful, and He will help us as we seek His help.

- Margaret D. Nadauld

Trust Learned

The Democratic Party has learned from the terrible mistakes of the past. Our platform requires that we honor, fulfill, and strengthen the federal government's trust responsibility to American Indians. We take this responsibility seriously.

- Tom Perez

Need Within

If we are happy within ourselves, we don't accept or demand that our partner should fulfill every need. We need to be comfortable with our own company.

- Nathaniel Branden

Mathematics Least

Films are not mathematics - that's the first thing you need to understand. At least, that's how I feel. They are not words on paper. Films are made with people, with teams and with individual bundles of creativity coming together to fulfill the vision of an individual who is the director of the film.

- Shahid Kapoor

Temporary Warmth

Fame doesn't fulfill you. It warms you a bit, but that warmth is temporary.

- Marilyn Monroe

Children Role

I know I have a responsibility as a role model to children and I try to fulfill that.

- Mario Balotelli

American Will

Unless we rise to the challenge, instead of American youth being able to live the American dream, the Chinese will fulfill their dream of overtaking America.

- Mark Kennedy

Human Being Being

God wants man to fulfill his commands as a human being and with the quality peculiar to human beings.

- Martin Buber

Purpose Go Home

There are things they tell us that sound good to hear, but when they have accomplished their purpose they will go home and will not try to fulfill our agreements with them.

- Sitting Bull

Government Loses

Government loses its claim to legitimacy when it fails to fulfill its obligations.

- Martin L. Gross

Bible Very

The Bible is very clear that God has a purpose. But even if I know that purpose, I can't fulfill it if I'm out of shape.

- Rick Warren

Young Identifying

At Camellia Network, we believe if we can create a way of identifying every young person aging out of foster care, defining what they need, and giving a community of supporters a simple and clear way to fulfill those needs, we can produce radically improved outcomes for youth.

- Vanessa Diffenbaugh

Given Amount

If somebody's given me X amount of dollars to fulfill a dream, they've got every right to actually say something about it.

- Ridley Scott

Destiny Putting

You cannot live to please everyone else. You have to edify, educate and fulfill your own dreams and destiny, and hope that whatever your art is that you're putting out there, if it's received, great, I respect you for receiving it. If it's not received, great, I respect you for not.

- Octavia Spencer

Year Year Later

If you're the type of person who has to fulfill your dreams, you've gotta be resourceful to make sure you can do it. I came out to California when I was 21, thinking my New York credentials would take me all the way. I came back home a year later all dejected and a failure.

- Vin Diesel