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A Quote by Sanjay Singh on life and planning

It's incredible how one insignificant human life can get in the way of even the simplest plans

Sanjay Singh

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A Quote by Robert E. M. Cowie on achievement, business, chance, goals, good, ideas, persuasion, planning, power, sales, and world

Unless the man who works in an office is able to "sell" himself and his ideas, unless he has the power to convince others of the soundness of his convictions, he can never achieve his goal. He may have the best ideas in the world, he may have plans which would revolutionize entire industries. But unless he can persuade others that his ideas are good, he will never get the chance to put them into effect. Stripped of non-essentials, all business activity is a sales battle. And everyone in business must be a salesman.

Robert E. M. Cowie

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A Quote by Robert Browning on god, life, planning, trust, and youth

Grow old along with me! The best is yet to be, The last of life, for which the first was made: Our times are in His hand Who saith, 'A whole I planned, Youth shows but half; trust God: See all, nor be afraid!'

Robert Browning (1812 - 1889)

Source: Rabbi ben Ezra

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A Quote by Robert A. Millikan on architecture, certainty, failure, jobs, justice, philosophy, planning, and responsibility

Just how we fit into the plans of the Great Architect and how much He has assigned us to do, we do not know, but if we fail in our assignment it is pretty certain that part of the job will be left undone. But fit in we certainly do somehow, else we would not have a sense of our own responsibility. A purely materialistic philosophy is to me the height of unintelligence.

Robert A. Millikan

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A Quote by Robert A. Taft on charity, clothes, food, government, instinct, labor, life, planning, and politicians

The New Dealers, labor politicians and Socialists have tried to take advantage of the natural American instinct for charity to forward their plans to socialize the furnishing of the necessities of life to all. If the Government gives free medical care to everybody, why not free food, clothing and housing?

Robert A. Taft (1889 - 1953)

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A Quote by Richard Milhouse Nixon on planning, spontaneity, and war

A riot is a spontaneous outburst. A war is subject to advance planning.

Richard Nixon (1913 - 1994)

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A Quote by Richard L. Evans on acceptance, bitterness, blessings, change, children, death, facts, faith, fatherhood, fighting, god, good, grief, heaven, kindness, life, love, memory, peace, planning, promises, purpose, quiet, rest, trust, and world

Indeed, the greatest blessing that can follow the death of those we love is reconciliation. Without it there is no peace. But with it come quiet thoughts and quickened memories. And what else shall a man do except become reconciled? What purpose does he serve by fighting what he cannot touch or by brooding upon what he cannot change? We have to trust the Lord God for so many things, and it is but one thing more to trust him in the issues of life and death, and to accept the fact that his plans and promises and purposes transcend the bounds of this world and of this life. With such faith the years are kind, and peace and reconciliation do come to those who have laid to rest their loved ones - who, even in death, are not far removed from us, and of whom our Father in heaven will be mindful until we meet again even as we are mindful of our own children. Bitter grief without reconciliation serves no good purpose. Death comes to all of us, but so does life everlasting.

Richard L. Evans (1906 - 1971)

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A Quote by Richard H. Winkel on age, direction, eternity, existence, experience, government, imperfection, intelligence, laws, order, planning, purpose, and universe

The universe exists under a reign of eternal law, surpassing the imperfect laws of human government. Such orderliness, such domination by law, imply intelligent planning and purpose. Nothing happens of itself. Nowhere, in the age-old experience of man, has continued order been found except as the product of intelligent direction.

Richard H. Winkel

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A Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson on planning and soul

The passive master lent his hand, To the vast Soul which o'er him planned.

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 - 1882)

Source: (Sleepy Hollow Cemetery; Concord, Massachusetts)

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A Quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson on design, generations, genius, marriage, mind, nature, planning, and thought

The constructive intellect [genius] produces thoughts, sentences, poems, plans, designs, systems. It is the generation of the mind, the marriage of thought with nature.

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 - 1882)

Source: “Intellect” from Essays: First Series (1841)

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