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“You just have to be willing to take the 'failures' and learn from them, make the best of them.”
“If someone prays for patience, you think God gives them patience? Or does he give them the opportunity to be patient? If he prayed for courage, does God give him courage, or does he give him opportunities to be courageous? If someone prayed for the family to be closer, do you think God zaps them with warm fuzzy feelings, or does he give them...” (continue)(continue reading)
“You go to the city to work or shop, and you see their streets, their cars, their houses, and you begin to feel there is something not quite right about yourself. About your humanity. Something to do with your blackness because no matter how smart or dumb a white child is he is born to that world. And you, a black child, smart or dumb you are...” (continue)(continue reading)
“When all you've got is nothing, there's a lot to go around.”
“Nothing's going to come to you by sitting around and waiting for it.”
“First, there's an opportunity. Then... there's a betrayal.”
“Interesting things always come from being really exhausted and really sick.”
“You know what they say brother - luck is where opportunity meets preparation.”
“- V. A. Vandevere: Max, I know your type. Charlatan, con man, opportunist.
- Max Medici: New York is that way, in case you need directions.
- V. A. Vandevere: And I know it comes from a deep desire to build something authentic and true.
- Max Medici: I know your game.
- V. A. Vandevere: It’s not a game. Some men cheat the rules, others change them.” (continue)(continue reading)
“She never knows whether opportunity's all around her, or it pours off her like rain.”
“Sometimes opportunities float right past your nose. Work hard, apply yourself, and be ready. When an opportunity comes you can grab it.”
“When one door closes, another window opens.”
“No amount of money ever bought a second of time.”
“I believe, that if life gives you lemons, you should make lemonade. And try to find somebody who's life gives them vodka, and have a party.”
“I do know one thing. I've seen strange things happen in the strait. But I know something else. Sea gives you an opportunity, you take it.”
“I'm looking for a few good men... and women. Who aren't afraid of hard work. Aren't afraid to roll up their sleeves. I'm looking for scrappers, hustlers, guys that are willing to roll up their sleeves. They're livin' on drive, they got a little fire in their belly. I stand right here before you today, I'm gonna offer you something as precious as...” (continue)(continue reading)
“We got a big platform, man. Use that platform to make change.”
“This is your chance to earn that look in your daughter's eyes, to become the hero that she already thinks you are.”
“Don't worry, scrote. There are plenty of 'tards out there living really kick-ass lives. My first wife was 'tarded. She's a pilot now.”
“My career should adapt to me. Fame is like a VIP pass wherever you want to go.”
“I spent my whole life only recognizing my lucky breaks after they were gone.”