Best 1 969 of Skills quotes - MyQuotes

By Anonym 16 Sep

Lailah Gifty Akita

Each one of us is endowed with specific sacred-skill.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Thomas Piketty

Over a long period of time, the main force in favor of greater equality has been the diffusion of knowledge and skills.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Michael Jackson

I think Broadway is good for sharpening your skills. It's the best for really reaching the zenith of your talent. You go so far and reach the peak of it and you say, "Maybe this is the best performance I can do.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Joss Whedon

Directing is such alchemy, it's so easy to fail. And I've seen people who are great at their jobs because everybody has a go. Editors, DPs, actors, craft services guy, everybody wants to try it out but it is such a diffuse but necessary set of skills that you never know which one this person might lack.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Hillary Clinton

Sometimes there's not a direct transfer of skills from business to government, but sometimes what happened in business would be really bad for government.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Robert Twigger

We come to believe that we can only learn when we are young, and that only ‘naturals’ can acquire certain skills. We imagine that we have a limited budget for learning, and that different skills absorb all the effort we plough into them, without giving us anything to spend on other pursuits.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Daisy Goodwin

Duets are not about individual skill but about the relationship between the two players.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Sunday Adelaja

Having a skill is much more profitable than having a certificate

By Anonym 14 Sep

Gene Logsdon

Sustainable farms are to today's headlong rush toward global destruction what the monasteries were to the Dark Ages: places to preserve human skills and crafts until some semblance of common sense and common purpose returns to the public mind.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Daniel Tammet

I consider social skills a bit like learning a language. I've been practising it for so long over so many years I've almost lost my accent.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Jay Bilas

Toughness is a skill. I don't think we're all born tough. You learn about toughness through your experience.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Billy Joe Saunders

You've got to look and pick your shots - and that's where your class and skill comes out.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Sharon Anthony Bower

There is power in well-chosen words, and often there is equal power in silence. Learning when to talk and when to listen are among the most powerful skills you can develop.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Nate Silver

We're not that much smarter than we used to be, even though we have much more information - and that means the real skill now is learning how to pick out the useful information from all this noise.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Dennis Bakke

A special workplace has many ingredients. The feeling that you are part of a team, a sense of community, the knowledge that what you do has real purpose - all these things help to make work fun. But by far the most important factor is whether people are able to use their individual talents and skills to do something useful, significant, and worthwhile.

By Anonym 14 Sep

David Cage

It's like creating an artificial loop saying, 'You didn't play the game the way I wanted you to play, so now you're punished and you're going to come back and play it again until you do what I want you to do.' In an action game, I can get that – why not? It's all about skills. But in a story-driven experience it doesn't make any sense.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Benjamin Franklin

Learn of the skillful; he that teaches himself, has a fool for his master.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Tomoki Kameda

I have the basic skills already, my basic weapons if we put it that way. From there I can add more the necessary skills I need for a particular opponent. I have to study all the aspects of my opponent, so when I am in the ring, everything will be automatic.

By Anonym 15 Sep

William J. Clinton

We should set a national goal of making computers and Internet access available for every American . . . we must help all Americans gain the skills they need to make the most of the connection.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Gary Chapman

People do not get married planning to divorce. Divorce is the result of a lack of preparation for marriage and the failure to learn the skills of working together as teammates in an intimate relationship.

By Anonym 13 Sep

George Soros

If I had to sum up my practical skills, I would use one word: survival. And operating a hedge fund utilized my training in survival to the fullest.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Rob Brezsny

Real confidence has no bluster or bombast. It's not rooted in a desire to seem better than everyone else and it's not driven by a fear of appearing weak. Real confidence settles in when you have a clear vision of exactly what you need to do. Real confidence blooms as you wield the skills and power you have built through your hard work and discipline.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Jerry Rubin

A lot of these industries are having difficulty finding reliable workers with the skills they require.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Daniel Goleman

Empathy represents the foundation skill for all the social competencies important for work.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Edmar Mednis

Playing without a concurrent critical review of one's skills will simply get you nowhere.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Henry Tudor

It certainly strikes the beholder with astonishment, to perceive what vast difficulties can be overcome by the pigmy arms of little mortal man, aided by science and directed by superior skill.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Dorothy E. Denning

While many hackers have the knowledge, skills, and tools to attack computer systems, they generally lack the motivation to cause violence or severe economic or social harm.

By Anonym 15 Sep

George Santayana

The pride of the artisan in his art and its uses is pride in himself...It is in his skill and ability to make things as he wishes them to be that he rejoices.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Elizabeth Zimmermann

Really, handknitting is a dreamy activity, built into many people's thumbs and fingers by genes already there, itching to display their skills and achievement possibilities.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Robert Breault

Why try to be someone you're not? Life is hard enough without adding impersonation to the skills required.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Karlie Kloss

I think to have the skill set and the ability to physically help others in matters of life and death must be incredibly empowering.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Tom Colicchio

I have very good knife skills. I learned to butcher on my second job - I was 18 years old. Every other day we would break down six legs of veal.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Lorrie Fair

The fact that the games were so close was a tribute to the level of skill in the World Cup.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Ayi Kwei Armah

Disgust with injustice may sharpen the desire for justice. Readers who don’t see this connection merely wish to be entertained, and I have neither skill nor desire to turn the agony of a people into entertainment.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Siobhan Davies

We could ask artists from abroad to come in too, so that there could be a mixing and matching of skills from Europe, America and here which would widen our world.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Marilyn Jager Adams

Reading aloud with children is known to be the single most important activity for building the knowledge and skills they will eventually require for learning to read.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Ludwig Wittgenstein

It is one of the chief skills of the philosopher not to occupy himself with questions which do not concern him.

By Anonym 14 Sep

William J. Bernstein

It's human nature to find patterns where there are none and to find skill where luck is a more likely explanation (particularly if you're the lucky manager).

By Anonym 14 Sep

Keith Ferrazzi

I’ve come to believe that connecting is one of the most important business—and life—skill sets you’ll ever learn. Why? Because, flat out, people do business with people they know and like. Careers—in every imaginable field—work the same

By Anonym 14 Sep

Takashi Miike

It's not really important to make skillful movies. I think expressing yourself really well, skill-wise, is not as important. I want it to be sort of raw and rough but new and fun to watch.

By Anonym 14 Sep

Costa Georgiadis

National Permaculture Day is a chance to share thoughts, visions and lots of common sense ways that we can all make a positive difference to the world we live in. Its all about combining age old truths and skills with new and innovative thinking and technologies….people, plants and landscapes growing together, designing and nurturing a healthy community along the way.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Stephen R. Bissette

I had thought comics could only be one thing, and that was what mainstream comics were selling us. And the undergrounders proved anything you had in your head, as long as you had the skill to put it down on paper, was fair game. And I started filling sketchbooks with my own comics.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Lennox Lewis

Boxing isn't just about brute strength; it's about skill and outwitting your opponent.

By Anonym 16 Sep

Alexander Osterwalder

it's amazing how many professional possibilities appear when you use value and purpose - rather than skills - as starting point for reinventing your career

By Anonym 15 Sep

Robert Mckee

Write every day, line by line, page by page, hour by hour. Do this despite fear. For above all else, beyond imagination and skill, what the world asks of you is courage, courage to risk rejection, ridicule and failure. As you follow the quest for stories told with meaning and beauty, study thoughtfully but write boldly. Then, like the hero of the fable, your dance will dazzle the world.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Michael Bloomberg

If you have one farm worker, typically they create three jobs with higher compensation and higher skills - the people that pack, the people that ship, the people that inspect, the people that sell, that sort of thing.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Caroline Myss

I firmly believe that intuitive or symbolic sight is not a gift but a skill - a skill based in self-esteem.

By Anonym 15 Sep

Friedrich Nietzsche

The task is not to overcome opponents in general but only those opponents against whom one has to summon all one's strength, one's skill and one's swordsmanship-in fact to master opponents who are one's equals.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Oliver Goldsmith

In arguing too, the parson own'd his skill, For e'en though vanquish'd he could argue still; While words of learned length and thundering sound Amaz'd the gazing rustics rang'd around; And still they gaz'd, and still the wonder grew That one small head could carry all he knew.

By Anonym 13 Sep

Deepak Chopra

Everyone knows how to choose; few know how to let go. But it's only by letting go of each experience that you make room for the next. The skill of letting go can be learned, and once learned you will enjoy living much more spontaneously.