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A leader is most effective when people barely know he exists.
When his work is done, his aim fulfilled,
his troops will feel they did it themselves.
- Lao Tzu

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A leader is best when people barely know he exists;
when his work is done, his aim fulfilled,
they will say: we did it ourselves.
- Lao Tzu

There are two things to aim at in life:
first, to get what you want,
and after that to to enjoy it.
- Logan Pearsall Smith

In the long run, men hit only what they aim at.
Therefore, they had better aim at something high.
- Henry David Thoreau

 

Do not be too moral.
You may cheat yourself out of much life.
So aim above morality.
Be not simply good;
be good for something.
- Henry David Thoreau

Every experiment, by multitudes or by individuals,
that has a sensual and selfish aim, will fail.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Whatever your work and whatever its worth,
No matter how strong or clever,
Some one will sneer if you pause to hear,
And scoff at your best endeavor.
For the target art has a broad expanse,
And wherever you chance to hit it,
Though close be your aim to the bull's-eye fame,
There are those who will never admit it.
- Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Always aim at complete harmony
of thought and word and deed.
Always aim at purifying your thoughts
and everything will be well.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Aim above morality.
Be not simply good,
be good for something.
- Henry David Thoreau

Only aim to do your duty,
and mankind will give you credit where you fail.
- Thomas Jefferson

The grand aim of all science is to cover
the greatest number of empirical facts
by logical deduction from
the smallest number of hypotheses or axioms.
- Albert Einstein

Don't aim for success if you want it;
just do what you love and believe in,
and it will come naturally.
- David Frost

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things,
but their inward significance.
- Aristotle

The ultimate aim of the ego is not to see something,
but to be something.
- Muhammed Iqbal

Make big plans; aim high in hope and work,
remembering that a noble, logical diagram once recorded will not die.
- Daniel Burnham

Aim at heaven and you will get earth thrown in.
Aim at earth and you get neither.
- C. S. Lewis

Always aim high, work hard, and care deeply
about what you believe in.
When you stumble, keep faith.
When you're knocked down, get right back up.
And never listen to anyone who says
you can't or shouldn't go on.
- Hilary Clinton

A leader is best when people barely know he exists,
not so good when people obey and acclaim him,
worst when they despise him.
But of a good leader, who talks little,
when his work is done, his aim fulfilled,
they will say, "We did this ourselves."
- Lao Tzu

We aim above the mark to hit the mark.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

God has never ceased to be the one true aim of all right human aspirations.
- Alexandre Vinet

I never expected that.
I didn't aim for that.
All I wanted was to get some nice pictures of trains at night.
- O. Winston Link

Stride forward with a firm, steady step knowing with a deep,
certain inner knowing that you will reach every goal you set yourselves,
that you will achieve every aim .
- Eileen Caddy

You're dead if you aim only for kids.
Adults are only kids grown up, anyway.
- Walt Disney

If you aim at anything lower that is expecting your
audience to be really alert and aware,
then you're going to be caught out sooner or later as a composer.
- Peter Maxwell Davies

Greatly begin.
Though thou have time, but for a line,
be that sublime.
Not failure, but low aim is crime.
- James Russell Lowell

Heterosexuality is dangerous.
It tempts you to aim at a perfect duality of desire.
- Marguerite Duras

Discussion is just a tool.
You have to aim; the final goal must be a decision.
- Harri Holkeri

Look, I think if you talk down to a kid or aim specifically at a kid,
most kids aren't gonna like it, really,
because most kids can feel when you are being patronizing.
- Brad Bird

Dress is at all times a frivolous distinction,
and excessive solicitude about it often destroys its own aim.
- Jane Austen

Normal science does not aim at novelties of fact or theory and,
when successful, finds none.
- Thomas Kuhn

The aim of my life is the overthrow of monarchy.
- Karl Liebknecht

Your aim will be knowledge and wisdom,
not the reflected glamour of fame.
- Abbott L. Lowell

Let philosophy resolutely aim to be as scientific as possible,
but let her not forget her strong kinship with literature.
- Morris Raphael Cohen

A wise man is cured of ambition by ambition itself;
his aim is so exalted that riches,
office, fortune and favour cannot satisfy him.
- Samuel Johnson

The great aim of education is not knowledge but action.
- Herbert Spencer

I still believe that if your aim is to change the world,
journalism is a more immediate short-term weapon.
- Tom Stoppard

The real killers in the business world aren't the ones who aim for the top,
it's the ones who aim for two notches below the top.
- Doug Coupland

Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
- Plato

All who have accomplished great things have had a great aim,
have fixed their gaze on a goal which was high,
one which sometimes seemed impossible.
- Orison Swett Marden

Scientific advancement should aim to affirm and to improve human life.
- Nathan Deal

The aim of law is the maximum gratification of the nervous system of man.
- Learned Hand

In seeking absolute truth we aim at the unattainable
and must be content with broken portions.
- William Osler

If you would hit the mark, you must aim a little above it.
- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Aim for the sky and you'll reach the ceiling.
Aim for the ceiling and you'll stay on the floor.
- Bill Shankly

Unless you are a genius, it is best to aim at being intelligible.
- Anthony Hope

I aim to tell the truth about any subject,
not a romance or fantasy, not avoid the truth.
- Anita Desai

Let woman out of the home, let man into it,
should be the aim of education.
The home needs man, and the world outside needs woman.
- Pearl S. Buck

Realistically, we could aim for the top three in the
constructors championship.
Realistically, we could look at winning more races.
Three race wins would be very satisfying.
- Damon Hill

Fanaticism consists of redoubling your effort when
you have forgotten your aim.
- George Santayana

Money is not our primary aim.
Changing the behavior and the practice of the gun industry is.
- Marc Morial

The aim of life is appreciation; there is no sense
in not appreciating things;
and there is no sense in having more of them if you
have less appreciation of them.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton

My life has no purpose, no direction,
no aim, no meaning, and yet I'm happy.
I can't figure it out.
What am I doing right?
- Charles M. Schulz

To aim and hit, you need one eye only,
and one good finger.
- Moshe Dayan

Culture must have its ultimate aim in the metaphysical
or it will cease to be culture.
- Johan Huizinga

The aim of medicine is to prevent disease and prolong life,
the ideal of medicine is to eliminate the need of a physician.
- William J. Mayo

The Palestinian Rifle is ready and we will aim it if
they try to prevent us from praying in Jerusalem.
- Yasser Arafat

The aim of life is to live, and to live means to be aware,
joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware.
- Henry Miller

Psychology helps to measure the probability that an aim is attainable.
- Edward Thorndike

One friend in a lifetime is much; two are many;
three are hardly possible.
Friendship needs a certain parallelism of life,
a community of thought, a rivalry of aim.
- Brooks Adams

Above all be of single aim; have a legitimate and useful purpose,
and devote yourself unreservedly to it.
- James Allen

The leader must aim high, see big, judge widely,
thus setting himself apart form the ordinary people
who debate in narrow confines.
- Charles de Gaulle

Money is a strange business.
People who haven't got it aim it strongly.
People who have are full of troubles.
- Ayrton Senna

The aim of every artist is to arrest motion,
which is life, by artificial means and hold it fixed
so that a hundred years later,
when a stranger looks at it, it moves again since it is life.
- William Faulkner

My aim is to put down on paper what I see and what
I feel in the best and simplest way.
- Ernest Hemingway

Aim high, and you won't shoot your foot off.
- Phyllis Diller

I like to work for four or five hours a day.
I aim for seven days a week.
- Patricia Highsmith

Pursue one great decisive aim with force and determination.
- Karl Von Clausewitz

Better have failed in the high aim, as I,
Than vulgarly in the low aim succeed As,
God be thanked!
I do not.
- Robert Browning Hamilton

My aim was to safeguard justice, without doing harm to our war effort.
- Hans Frank

A scientist's aim in a discussion with his colleagues is not to persuade,
but to clarify.
- Leo Szilard

It is a governing principle of nature,
that the agency which can produce most good,
when perverted from its proper aim, is most productive of evil.
- James F. Cooper


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