I played with Tiger Woods, and I probably felt like you would be out there with me. Tiger is getting it by me about 50 or 60 yards, so it makes you inferior with your ability to hit the ball
Journalism is the ability to meet the challenge of filling space
A talent for drama is not a talent for writing, but is an ability to articulate human relationships.
Who among us hasn't envied a cat's ability to ignore the cares of daily life and to relax completely?
The extent of your consciousness is limited only by your ability to love and to embrace with your love the space around you, and all it contains
A sense of humor is the ability to understand a joke-and that the joke is oneself.
I really believe that we don't have to make a trade-off between security and privacy. I think technology gives us the ability to have both.
One of the definitions of sanity is the ability to tell real from unreal. Soon we'll need a new definition
Fairness is man's ability to rise above his prejudices.
Concentration is the ability to think about absolutely nothing when it is absolutely necessary.
Communism and socialism is [sic] seductive. It promises us that people will contribute according to ability and receive according to needs. Everybody is equal. Everybody has a right to decent housing, decent food and affordable medical care. History should have taught us that when we hear people talk this stuff--Watchout!
This, then, is held to be the duty of the man of wealth: First, to set an example of modest, unostentatious living, shunning display or extravagance; to provide moderately for the legitimate wants of those dependent upon him; and, after doing so, to consider all surplus revenues which come to him simply as trust funds, which he is called upon to administer, and strictly bound as a matter of duty to administer in the manner which, in his judgment, is best calculated to produce the most beneficial results for the community /the man of wealth thus becoming the mere trustee and agent for his poorer brethren, bringing to their service his superior wisdom, experience and ability to administer, doing for them better than they would or could do for themselves.
Waste is worse than loss. The time is coming when every person who lays claim to ability will keep the question of waste before him constantly. The scope of thrift is limitless.
The best way to make a good deal is to have the ability to walk away from it.
All systems are capitalist. It's just a matter of who owns and controls the capital -- ancient king, dictator, or private individual. We should properly be looking at the contrast between a free market system where individuals have the right to live like kings if they have the ability to earn that right and government control of the market system such as we find today in socialist nations.
Politics is the ability to foretell what is going to happen tomorrow, next week, next month and next year. And to have the ability afterwards to explain why it didn't happen.
There is nothing special about falling in love. This is habit, this is routine, this is a learned natural ability.
Sometimes your greatest asset is simply your ability to stay with it longer than anyone else.
Three things differentiate living from the soul versus living from ego only. They are: the ability to sense and learn new ways, the tenacity to ride a rough road, and the patience to learn deep love over time... So, it is not from the ever changing ego that we love one another but rather from the wild soul
Change will never happen when people lack the ability and courage to see themselves for who they are.
Youth is happy because it has the capacity to see Beauty. Anyone who keeps the ability to see Beauty never grows old.
The first requisite of success is the ability to apply your physical and mental energies to one problem without growing weary.
Your decision to be, have and do something out of ordinary entails facing difficulties that are out of the ordinary as well. Sometimes your greatest asset is simply your ability to stay with it longer than anyone else.
To spare oneself from grief at all cost can be achieved only at the price of total detachment, which excludes the ability to experience happiness
Many people fail in life, not for lack of ability or brains or even courage but simply because they have never organized their energies around a goal.