let the opinions of the average man sway you. Dream, and he
thinks you're crazy. Succeed, and he thinks you're lucky.
Acquire wealth, and he thinks you're greedy. Pay no attention.
He simply doesn't understand.
G Allen # Dreams,
- If you
deeply appreciate and love what creative people do and how
they think, which is usually in unpredictable and irrational
ways, then you can start to understand them. And finally,
you can see inside their minds and DNA.
Arnault # Appretiation,
is the first generation able to contemplate the possibility
that we may live our entire lives without going to war or
sending our children to war.
Blair # Life,
- One sentence
of the Doctrine, which brings happiness to a person who understands,
is better than one hundred stanzas consisting of meaningless
Buddha # Happy,
- The only
thing that is real is the being in you that is going to die.
Castaneda # Death,
as a warrior can one withstand the path of knowledge. A warrior
cannot complain or regret anything. His life is an endless
challenge, and challenges cannot possibly be good or bad.
Challenges are simply challenges.
Castaneda # Warrior,
Russia and the U.S. understand now what's really going on
at the Balkans and what needs to be done. We were searching
for ways of settling the conflict, but it's a difficult task.
Chernomyrdin # America,
- No one
can understand history without continually relating the long
periods which are constantly mentioned to the experiences
of our own short lives.
Churchill # Understanding,
- I want
my boys to have an understanding of people's emotions, their
insecurities, people's distress, and their hopes and dreams.
Diana # Understanding,
our strengths, articulating our values, knowing where we belong
-- these are also essential to addressing one of the great
challenges of organizations: improving the abysmally low productivity
of knowledge workers.
Drucker # Great,
you start to look into the guts of climate change you find
that just about every scientific institution in the world
is conducting research on the issue.
Garrett # Climate
- We don't
have in our culture a healthy understanding and respect for
the value of Being, which is simply being present in the moment,
not trying to go somewhere, not trying to accomplish anything
but, just present.
Gawain # Respect,
are magnificent tools for the realization of our dreams, but
no machine can replace the human spark of spirit, compassion,
love, and understanding.
Gerstner # Dreams,
- You DO
know what to do.
Hay # Understanding,
- The point
of power is always in the present moment.
Hay # Inspirational,
- We are
a company that lives and breathes a philosophy that's centered
on not only making sound business decisions but also personally
and professionally finding ways to contribute to the well
being of society. We are also a company that understands community.
Johnson # Company,
- I would
have to say from looking at the scene, as I've seen it, it
appears there's a good chance it might be a total loss.
Kelleher # Options,
- 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,
- I got
kicked out of my church and lost all of my friends, but I
realized that I had to obey God and not man.
Meyer # Church,
- God permits
things in our lives sometimes for reasons that we do not understand
yet because of the spiritual level that we're on.
Meyer # God,
years of abuse, it was difficult for me to understand God's
love. It took me years to truly understand it. I had to study
it, recite it and tell myself God loved me even when I didn't
feel worthy of His love.
Meyer # Violence,
is born out of misery, and if the West does not show more
understanding, those people will take up arms and turn to
others, that is the Soviet Union.
Mitterrand # Communism,
- As the
world grows smaller, you might think it would be easier for
human beings to recognize how similar we are; to understand
that we're all basically seeking the same things; that we
all hope for the chance to live out our lives with some measure
of happiness and fulfillment for ourselves and our families.
Obama # World,
- I understand
why war is not popular, but I also know this: The belief that
peace is desirable is rarely enough to achieve it.
Obama # War,
- I chose
to run for the presidency at this moment in history because
I believe deeply that we cannot solve the challenges of our
time unless we solve them together - unless we perfect our
union by understanding that we may have different stories,
but we hold common hopes.
Obama # Decisions,
have a constitutional right to burn a Koran if they want to,
but doing so is insensitive and an unnecessary provocation
- much like building a mosque at Ground Zero.
Palin # Constitution,
this business was founded, it sought to win public confidence
through service, for it was my conviction then, as it is now,
that nothing else than right service to the public results
in mutual understanding and satisfaction between customer
Cash Penney # Confidence,
- Is it
important for you to walk into a room wearing a $2,000 watch?
Do you get a high from driving an expensive car or flaunting
a Fendi bag?
- War should
be the politics of last resort. And when we go to war, we
should have a purpose that our people understand and support.
Powell # War,
leaders are almost always great simplifiers, who can cut through
argument, debate and doubt, to offer a solution everybody
Powell # Great,
have it wrong in asking if Schroeder favors Britain over France,
or France over Britain. Schroeder favors Germany. That is
what we all have to understand.
Schroeder # Politics,
- My goal
is to help you understand what is "really" happening,
the long energetic history that is just now being revealed.
Then we will have the power to change things from the source,
and the world itself will change.
Twyman # Goals,
- If words
of command are not clear and distinct, if orders are not thoroughly
understood, the general is to blame. But if his orders are
clear, and the soldiers nevertheless disobey, then it is the
fault of their officers.
Tzu # Leadership,
does not tie nations together; it sometimes separates them.
But sympathy and understanding does unite them.
Wilson # Nation,
- I for
one believe that if you give people a thorough understanding
of what confronts them and the basic causes that produce it,
they'll create their own program, and when the people create
a program, you get action.
X # Belief,
needs to understand Islam, because this is the one religion
that erases from its society the race problem.
X # America,
- I understand
that it's hard for everyone, but one cannot give in to emotions...
we'll have to draw lessons from the current crisis and now
we'll have to work on overcoming it.
Yeltsin # Understanding,
- I started
the site when I was 19. I didn't know much about business
Zuckerberg # Start,
you get into the definition of what building a phone is, there
are all these different things, which I think is the grey
area, where, actually, sometimes even people internally refer
to stuff as 'Facebook phones'.
Zuckerberg # Cell
lots of stuff none of us have ever seen before. That's good
in some ways, but limiting in other ways.
Zuckerberg # Unknown,
- It is
really important for us that people understand what the strategy
is and that the real approach is to make everything social,
not to build a vertical approach.
Zuckerberg # Important,
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