I play to win, whether during practice or a real game. And I will not let anything get in the way of me and my competitive enthusiasm to win.
If our dreams were more regular, more connected, more stable, they would also have more practical importance for us.
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.
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
Now I see that going out into the testing ground of men it is the tongue and not the deed that wins the day.
The woman who can create her own job is the woman who will win fame and fortune.
A computer would deserve to be called intelligent if it could deceive a human into believing that it was human.
The boy who is going to make a great man must not make up his mind merely to overcome a thousand obstacles, but to win in spite of a thousand repulses and defeats.
Society has always seemed to demand a little more from human beings than it will get in practice.
I think everyone has a certain kind of formula in their life. When you deviate from that formula, you're going to fail big or you're gonna win big.
It has meant a lot to me to challenge the best players in the world and to beat them. And it means a lot to me to be out here and fighting for the title and, you know, it hurts not to win it.
Because I don't give the studios advanced quotes or an advanced look at my reviews. I think the readers deserve to read my reviews before the studios do.
I began taking liberties a long time ago; now it is standard practice for most directors to ignore the rules.
Like the British Constitution, she owes her success in practice to her inconsistencies in principle.
There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.
Dignity consists not in possessing honors, but in the consciousness that we deserve them.
Plodding wins the race.
It is better to deserve honors and not have them than to have them and not to deserve them.
The fact is, every thinker, every philosopher, the moment he is forced to abandon his one-sided intellectual occupation by practical necessity, immediately returns to the general point of view of mankind.
The fact that the adult American Negro female emerges a formidable character is often met with amazement, distaste and even belligerance. It is seldom accepted as an inevitable outcome of the struggle won by survivors, and deserves respect if not enthusiastic acceptance.
It is better to conquer yourself than to win a thousand battles. Then the victory is yours. It cannot be taken from you, not by angels or by demons, heaven or hell.
Go on; don't only practise your art, but force your way into its secrets, art deserves that, for it and knowledge can raise men to the Divine.
You win the victory when you yield to friends.
The first lesson is that you can't lose a war if you have command of the air, and you can't win a war if you haven't.