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A genius can't be forced; nor can you make an ape an alderman.
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Thomas Somerville

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Ability hits the mark where presumption overshoots and diffidence falls short.
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John Henry Newman

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Ability is a poor man's wealth.
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M. Wren

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Ability is of little account without opportunity.
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Napoleon Bonaparte

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Ability is sexless.
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Christabel Pankhurst

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Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
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John Wooden

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Ability will never catch up with the demand for it.
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Malcolm S. Forbes

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Ability without honor is useless.
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Marcus T. Cicero

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Analyzing what you haven't got as well as what you have is a necessary ingredient of a career.
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Grace Moore

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As we advance in life we learn the limits of our abilities.
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James A. Froude

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Big jobs usually go to the men who prove their ability to outgrow small ones.
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Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Executive ability is deciding quickly and getting somebody else to do the work.
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John G. Pollard

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God does not ask about our ability, but our availability.
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Source Unknown

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It is a fine thing to have ability, but the ability to discover ability in others is the true test.
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Elbert Hubbard

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It is all one to me if a man comes from Sing Sing Prison or Harvard. We hire a man, not his history.
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Henry Ford

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It's pretty hard to be efficient without being obnoxious.
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Kin Hubbard

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Just do what you do best.
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Red Auerbach

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Man cannot live by incompetence alone.
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Laurence J. Peter

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Martyrdom is the only way a man can become famous without ability.
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George Bernard Shaw

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Natural abilities are like natural plants; they need pruning by study.
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Francis Bacon

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No amount of ability is of the slightest avail without honor.
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Andrew Carnegie

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No great intellectual thing was ever done by great effort.
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John Ruskin

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Not many men have both good fortune and good sense.
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Titus Livy

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Others have done it before me. I can, too.
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Corporal John Faunce

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Our work is the presentation of our capabilities.
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Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe

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Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun