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Positive Quotes about Ability

Let these Ability quotes help you to have a positive attitude toward life, and to think positively.

With realization of one's own potential and
self-confidence in one's ability,
one can build a better world.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

Related topics: Inspirational Motivational Positive Buddhist Purpose Self Vision

Believe in yourself,
in your vision for your future
and in your ability to take a small step
each day toward achieving your vision.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Wealth is the ability to fully experience life.
- Henry David Thoreau

Ability without honor is useless.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

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Only love has the ability to put you in that state of bliss
- don Miguel Ruiz

Maturity is the ability to do a job
whether or not you are supervised,
to carry money without spending it,
and to bear an injustice without wanting to get even.
- Ann Landers

Intelligence is the ability to adapt to change.
- Stephen Hawking

 

Attention is the ability we have to discriminate
and to focus only on that which we want to perceive.
- don Miguel Ruiz

Our only security is our ability to change.
- John Lilly

The only good luck many great men ever had was
being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.
- Channing Pollock

You are to have implicit confidence in your own ability,
knowing that it is the nature of thought
to externalize itself in your health and affairs,
knowing that you are the thinker.
- Ernest Holmes

If there is any one secret of success,
it lies in the ability to get
the other person's point of view
and see things from that person's angle
as well as from your own.
- Henry Ford

You will always have habits -
things you do regularly and without conscious thought -
but you do have the ability to CHOOSE your habits.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The greatest weapon against stress
is our ability to choose one thought over another.
- William James

The ability to be in the present moment
is a major component of mental wellness.
- Abraham Maslow

Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision.
The ability to direct individual accomplishments
toward organizational objectives.
It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.
- Andrew Carnegie

All endeavor calls for the ability
to tramp the last mile,
shape the last plan, endure the last hours toil.
The fight to the finish spirit is the one...
characteristic we must posses
if we are to face the future as finishers.
- Henry David Thoreau

Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves.
- Abraham Lincoln

Each of us is of infinite value,
and each of us has the ability to make
a profound difference in the lives we touch.
We leave our most profoundly positive impact
on those around us by the nature of our lives
and the example we set -
not by how busy we are,
or how important we believe we are.
Setting an example of being loving, relaxed and joyful,
regardless of external circumstances,
is a great legacy for our family and for the world.
Self importance - ego - is not a path to happiness.
Focusing one's whole life on responsibilities,
without taking time for self-renewal and play,
abandons the joy and the true value of life.
I want my tombstone to read, "Inspired others,"
rather than, "Never missed a day at the office."
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

One cannot have wisdom without perspective,
but once gaining perspective, one attains wisdom.
Wisdom is the ability to view every situation
as each person who is in any way affected
by that situation might view it.
Wisdom benefits from having a knowledge of history,
and therefore a historical perspective,
as well from as having the perspective of imagination -
the realm of the what-might-be
inhabited by futurists and science-fiction writers.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Everybody is a genius.
But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree,
it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.
- Albert Einstein

I offer my body, my mind
and any ability that I posses,
to be used by Thee, O Infinite Creator,
in whatever way Thou dost choose
to express Thyself through me.
I know that all work is Thy work,
and that no task is too difficult
or too menial when offered
to Thee in loving service.
- Paramahansa Yogananda

Most people consider the course of events as natural and inevitable.
They little know what radical change are possible through prayer.
Every morning I offer my body, my mind and any ability that I posses,
to be used by Thee, O infinite creator,
in whatever way Thou dost choose to express Thyself through me.
I know that all work is Thy work, and that no task is too difficult
or too menial when offered to Thee in loving service.
- Paramahansa Yogananda

Anyone who keeps the ability to see beauty, never grows old.
- Franz Kafka

If money is your hope for independence,
you will never have it.
The only real security that
a man can have in this world
is a reserve of knowledge,
experience and ability.
- Henry Ford

Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability
to learn from the experience of others,
are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.
- Douglas Adams

Education is the ability to listen to almost anything
without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
- Robert Frost

I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability
of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.
- Henry David Thoreau

One of the tests of leadership is the ability to recognize
a problem before it becomes an emergency.
- Arnold H. Glasow

Love's greatest gift is its ability to make everything it touches sacred.
- Barbara de Angelis

Tactics, fitness, stroke ability, adaptability,
experience, and sportsmanship are all necessary for winning.
- Fred Perry

God, our Creator, has stored within our minds and personalities,
great potential strength and ability.
Prayer helps us tap and develop these powers.
- Abdul Kalam

Nothing has such power to broaden the mind as the ability
to investigate systematically and truly all that comes
under thy observation in life.
- Marcus Aurelius

One of the definitions of sanity is the ability to tell real from unreal.
Soon we'll need a new definition.
- Alvin Toffler

Nothing so conclusively proves a man's ability to lead
others as what he does from day to day to lead himself.
- Thomas J. Watson

Success is that old ABC - ability, breaks,
and courage.
- Charles Luckman

Trust your ability!
- Itzhak Perlman

When I make art, I think about its ability to connect with others,
to bring them into the process.
- Jim Hodges

The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability
to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time
and still retain the ability to function.
- F. Scott Fitzgerald

Courage is not the lack of fear but the ability to face it.
- John B. Putnam Jr.

I didn't have the same fitness or ability as the other girls,
so I had to beat them with my mind.
- Martina Hingis

One of the true tests of leadership is the ability
to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency.
- Arnold H. Glasow

A disposition to preserve, and an ability to improve,
taken together, would be my standard of a statesman.
- Edmund Burke

Unfortunately, your reputation often rests not on your
ability to do what you say,
but rather on your ability to do what people expect.
- Bryant H. McGill

I've done one movie.
And it's not a movie I want to stand on as far as acting ability goes.
I mean, I'm not going to win an Oscar anytime soon.
I'm not Meryl Streep.
- Megan Fox

I think the ability to focus is a thread that runs
through so-called successful people.
And that's something that can be developed.
It can be self-taught.
- Fred L. Turner

One of the key elements is the ability to be honest with yourself.
- Bill Toomey

What women have to stand on squarely is not their ability
to see the world in the way men see it,
but the importance and validity of their seeing it in some other way.
- Mary Austin

Success is the maximum utilization of the ability that you have.
- Zig Ziglar

Talent was not rare; the ability to survive having it was.
- Neal Stephenson

This is a nation that has lost the ability to be self-critical,
and that makes a lie out of the freedoms.
- Joni Mitchell

Classical music's ability to translate emotional themes is fantastic.
- Alan Price

So I see that Christianity in believing in a Creator
pulls together more facts,
data, inner experience and ability than any mechanistic view could hold for me.
- Kenneth L. Pike

Head Start's ability to improve the educational skills
and opportunities of Latino children will be an important
component of America's future success.
- Joe Baca

I know it is the fans that are responsible for me being here.
I've always tried in each and every broadcast to serve
the fans to the best of my ability.
- Harry Caray

Love is the ability and willingness to allow those
that you care for to be what they choose for themselves
without any insistence that they satisfy you.
- Wayne Dyer

China's ability to deliver nuclear warheads on American cities is expanding.
- Lee H. Hamilton

Surely God would not have created such a being as man,
with an ability to grasp the infinite,
to exist only for a day!
No, no, man was made for immortality.
- Abraham Lincoln

The man who acquires the ability to take full possession
of his own mind may take possession of anything else
to which he is justly entitled.
- Andrew Carnegie

NASA wanted to assure its ability to examine the spacecraft
in orbit for signs of damage.
- Marc Garneau

The ability to conduct is a gift of God with which
few have been endowed in full measure.
- Anton Seidl

It is often said that the magnitude of a people is
measured by their ability to know how to win.
- Jose Eduardo Dos Santos

The ability to change one's views without losing one's
seat is the mark of a great politician.
- Mo Udall

Some are blessed with musical ability,
others with good looks.
Myself, I was blessed with modesty.
- Roger Moore

Technology has saved us money in some circumstances,
but it has really afforded us the ability to cover
stories from locations we might not have been able to in the past.
- Jim Walton

I've never been in a place where winning has hurt the ability to do anything.
- Rahm Emanuel

Here is my principle: Taxes shall be levied according to ability to pay.
That is the only American principle.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt

I used to think that one of the great signs of security
was the ability to just walk away.
- Jack Nicholson

Our ability to make a decision about the declaration
is hampered by the British government being reluctant
to give us the clarification which we require.
- Martin McGuinness

A good boss makes his men realize they have more ability
than they think they have so that they consistently
do better work than they thought they could.
- Charles Erwin Wilson

The need to help spread democracy and the ability to
do that will be much greater if we break this addiction to oil,
which gives the oil princes and sultans the power in the Mideast.
- Jay Inslee


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