- The typical
human life seems to be quite unplanned, undirected, unlived,
and unsavored. Only those who consciously think about the
adventure of living as a matter of making choices among options,
which they have found for themselves, ever establish real
self-control and live their lives fully.
Albrecht # Life,
is one of the most important subjects of your entire life.
Some of life's greatest enjoyments and most of life's greatest
disappointments stem from your decisions about money. Whether
you experience great peace of mind or constant anxiety will
depend on getting your finances under control.
G Allen # Money,
- I was
backstage in Paris and saw Cindy Crawford doing House Of Style.
I thought, I would love to to be in control of my career.
Banks # Models,
people think that 50 per cent of a public company is the key
to controlling it. While this is true in theory, to a large
extent you lose control just by having to appoint nonexecutive
Branson # Company,
- I rarely
lose my temper - in fact I can count the timer I have lost
my temper on the fingers of one hand.
Branson # Control
are as many Scottish roads to Socialism as there are predictions
of Britain's economic doom - but most of them demand three
things: a coherant plan for an extension of democracy and
control in society and industry which sees every reform as
a means to creating a socialist society; a harnessing of the
forces for industrial and community self-management within
a political movement; and a massive programme of education
by the Labour Movement as a whole.
Brown # Economic,
- To enjoy
good health, to bring true happiness to one's family, to bring
peace to all, one must first discipline and control one's
own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way
to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally
come to him.
Buddha # Health,
is when we can sit back, relax and enjoy the fruits of our
labor. But do we really need to wait for retirement to enjoy
these benefits, shouldn't we begin to take control now?
Clitheroe # Enjoyment,
- In the
ordinary mind-set of everyday life we typically feel that
we need to be in control out of a fear that others will take
advantage of us.
Csikszentmihalyi # Life,
- It is
all too easy to become trapped under the glass ceiling of
a job and to stop growing. To be able to experience flow throughout
life, it is necessary to become the master of one's psychic
Csikszentmihalyi # Job,
- You have
the power to heal your life, and you need to know that. We
think so often that we are helpless, but we're not. We always
have the power of our minds
Claim and consciously use
Hay # Life,
always wanted to own and control the primary technology in
everything we do.
Jobs # Technology,
- I think
decision makers, in business and elsewhere, just reject the
metaphor altogether. Managers think of
themselves as captains of a ship on a stormy sea. Risk for
them is danger, but they are fighting it, very controlled.
Kahneman # Business,
investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge
which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control.
Luther King, Jr. # Science,
- The very
purpose of religion is to control yourself, not to criticize
others. Rather, we must criticize ourselves. How much am I
doing about my anger? About my attachment, about my hatred,
about my pride, my jealousy? These are the things which we
must check in daily life.
Lama # Religion,
a bit more dangerous. Low-level pilots have the ability to
descend before they get into trouble. But we have a great
deal of confidence in our crew and our craft.
Liniger # Problems,
- My position
and the state will never allow me to become a dictator, but
an authoritarian style of rule is characteristic of me, and
I have always admitted it. You need to control the country,
and the main thing is not to ruin people's lives.
Lukashenko # Power,
- You can`t
control people. You must understand them. You have to know
where they`re coming from, their beliefs and values, what
turns them off, what they`re against.
Lukashenko # Society,
- If your
client says "maybe", you are suddenly in the box
seat. You really can't lose. If the deal falls over, it's
no problem. But if the other party really wants the deal,
you are in control.
Markson # Clients,
- We don't
want to be controlled by fund managers looking for quarterly
results and bonuses.
Murdoch # Control,
- Our assets
walk out of the door each evening. We have to make sure that
they come back the next morning.
Murthy # Assets,
- All within
the state, nothing outside the state, nothing against the
Mussolini # Government,
- Not a
single leaf moves in this country if I'm not the one moving
it. I want that to be clear!
Pinochet # President,
losing everything, I went on a quest to find out how money
really works, how I could get control of it, and how I could
have confidence in handling it.
Ramsey # Loss,
- You cannot
control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude
toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering
change rather than allowing it to master you.
Tracy # Control,
allow you to control the direction of change in your favor.
Tracy # Life,
- One of
the keys to thinking big is total focus. I think of it almost
as a controlled neurosis, which is a quality I've noticed
in many highly successful entrepreneurs.
Trump # Thinking,
we are looking for are leaders at every level who can energize,
excite and inspire rather than enervate, depress and control.
Welch # Leadership,
- It isn't
until you come to a spiritual understanding of who you are
not necessarily a religious feeling, but deep down, the spirit
within that you can begin to take control.
Winfrey # Spiritual,
- I was
worried about how I was going to fit into a certain image
that other people had of me. But not any more. I feel I'm
back in control of my life now, personally and professionally.
Winfrey # Worry,
my lifelong weight struggle under control has come from a
process of treating myself as well as I treat others in every
Winfrey # Motivational,
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