We must recognize that beneath the superficial classifications of sex and race the same potentialities exist, recurring generation after generation, only to perish because society has no place for them.
Questions provide the key to unlocking our unlimited potential.
The difference between what we do and what we are capable of doing would suffice to solve most of the world’s problem.
A single factory, potentially capable of supplying a whole continent with its particular product, cannot afford to wait until the public asks for its product; it must maintain constant touch, through advertising and propaganda, with the vast public in order to assure itself the continuous demand which alone will make its costly plant profitable.
We are hoarding potentials so great that they are just about unimaginable.
If any organism fails to fulfill its potentialities, it becomes sick.
One’s only rival is one’s own potentialities. One’s only failure is failing to live up to one’s own possibilities. In this sense, every man can be a king, and must therefore be treated like a king.
People underestimate their capacity for change. There is never a right time to do a difficult thing. A leader’s job is to help people have vision of their potential.
We have a powerful potential in our youth, and we must have the courage to change old ideas and practices so that we may direct their power toward good ends.
The treacherous, unexplored areas of the world are not in continents or the seas; they are in the hearts and minds of men.
The potential for self-loathing comes from the unavoidable problem that one is engaging in a childish, fraudulent activity: although it has the capacity to delight and amaze, the performer is also a hairs breadth from being justifiably treated like a silly child. It is, after all, just tricks.
There comes that mysterious meeting in life when someone acknowledges who we are and what we can be, igniting the circuits of our highest potential.
The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential… these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence.
Most people live, whether physically, intellectually or morally, in a very restricted circle of their potential being. They make very small use of their possible consciousness, and of their soul’s resources in general, much like a man who, out of his whole bodily organism, should get into a habit of using and moving only his little finger.
Everyone has inside himself a piece of good news! The good news is that you really don’t know how great you can be, how much you can love, what you can accomplish, and what your potential is!
Clinton exploited and expanded the dictatorial potential of the U.S. presidency.
Because your own strength is unequal to the task, do not assume that it is beyond the powers of man; but if anything is within the powers and province of man, believe that it is within your own compass also.
Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us.
We are not what we are, nor do we treat or esteem each other for such, but for what we are capable of being.
The Bible is not the only means to furnish a mind, but without a book of similar gravity, read with the gravity of the potential believer, it will remain unfurnished.
It is the creative potential itself in human beings that is the image of God
There are people who have the ability to wake up a minute or even seconds before their alarm goes off or to know what time theyve woken up without even looking at a clock. Now, thank God, I dont have to get up in the mornings but the potential of the body to keep such accurate time is remarkable.
Human potential, though not always apparent, is there waiting to be discovered and invited forth.
The potential of the average person is like a huge ocean unsailed, a new continent unexplored, a world of possibilities waiting to be released and channeled toward some great good.
The greatest waste in the world is the difference between what we are and what we could become.
When a man has put a limit on what he will do, he has put a limit on what he can do.
The belief in potential human virtue underlies the whole idea of the Bill of Rights; the document is a very tough guardian of that belief
As leader of our nation, it is my sacred responsibility to defend democracy and the nation’s interests. Let me assure you all that in my responsibility, I will not fail. My commitment, and that of my government, to the welfare, safety and security of the people is unshakable. Our nation has great potential, and already we have begun to realize our dream of a better and fairer Fiji. Let us not deny ourselves this golden opportunity of moving towards a better and brighter tomorrow.
Believing in people before they have proved themselves is the key to motivating people to reach their potential.
Your past is not your potential. In any hour you can choose to liberate the future.
Leadership is unlocking people’s potential to become better.
This loving person is a person who abhors waste waste of time, waste of human potential. How much time we waste. As if we were going to live forever.
Everyone has inside of him a piece of good news. The good news is that you don’t know how great you can be! How much you can love! What you can accomplish! And what your potential is!
Continuous effort – not strength or intelligence – is the key to unlocking our potential
If I were to wish for anything, I should not wish for wealth and power, but for the passionate sense of potential – for the eye which, ever young and ardent, sees the possible. Pleasure disappoints; possibility never.
Man’s main task in life is to give birth to himself, to become what he potentially is. The most important product of his effort is his own personality.
When we treat man as he is, we make him worse than he is; when we treat him as if he already were what he potentially could be, we make him what he should be.
Continuous excellent effort, not maximum strength or superior IQ, is thekey to unlocking your potential as an achiever.
Magic means nothing. It has the potential to connect us to something wonderful, as does any performance, but it is not wonderful in itself, for it is inseparable from the particular performance in which it is experienced. A magician who is too fast, too slow, mumbles, shouts, smells, is unlikeable or incomprehensible will unavoidably taint his magic with his personal failings.
Free the child’s potential, and you will transform him into the world
Everyone needs to be valued. Everyone has the potential to give something back.
Focus on your potential instead of your limitations
By the year 2000 we will, I hope, raise our children to believe in human potential,not God
One isn’t necessarily born with courage, but one is born with potential. Without courage, we cannot practice any other virtue with consistency. We can’t be kind, true, merciful, generous, or honest.
The greatest crime in the world is not developing your potential. When you do what you do best, you are helping not only yourself, but the world.
There are admirable potentialities in every human being. Believe in your strength and your truth. Learn to repeat endlessly to yourself. “It all depends on me.
She said I was afraid of success, which may in fact be true, because I have a feeling that fufilling my potential would really cut into my sittin’ around time.
Do not pray for tasks equal to your powers; pray for powers equal to your tasks. Then the doing of your work shall be no miracle, but you shall be the miracle.
The greatest crime in the world is not developing your potential. When you do what you do best, you are helping not only yourself,but the world.
I was planning on this being something worth mentioning, energy invested in someone I saw potential in.
Ineffective people live day after day with unused potential. They experience synergy only in small, peripheral ways in their lives. But creative experiences can be produced regularly, consistently, almost daily in people’s lives. It requires enormous personal security and openness and a spirit of adventure.
The infinity of All ever bringing forth anew, and even as infinite space is around us, so is infinite potentiality, capacity, reception, malleability, matter.
Focus on your potential instead of your limitations.
It seems to me that people have vast potential. Most people can do extraordinary things if they have the confidence or take the risks. Yet most people don’t. They sit in front of the telly and treat life as if it goes on forever.
The true source of freedom is found in the person of Jesus of Nazareth. Christians believe it is he who fully discloses the human potential for virtue and goodness, and it is he who liberates us from sin and darkness.
Many people have so much more potential than where they are right now.
Continuous effort, not strength or intelligence is the key to unlocking our potential.