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The pressure of adversity is the most powerful sustainer of accountability. It's as though everything you do is multiplied by 50 in order to surpass those with a head-start. I was never capable of slacking when at the threshold of failure.


Criss Jami


#adversity #compel #drive #endure #failure

The auctioneer is talking for both people, and that's the big revelation about, 'Oh, that's what they're doing.' They're just doing it very fast, so you could kind of miss on that. He's speaking for you, because people in the crowd don't have a voice, so that's what really makes it compelling.


Jack White


#because #big #both #compelling #could

It takes great skill to tell a compelling story in under 60 seconds. These five directors have mastered the format, using their talent, craft and imagination to provide us with some of the most innovative filmmaking out there today.


Michael Apted


#compelling #craft #directors #filmmaking #five

An actress who has the gift of swaying the emotions of an audience, of compelling tribute of tears, or of moving the public to joyous merriment, cannot always be satisfied to set aside her whole career, in the work that she loves, simply because she is married.


Billie Burke


#always #aside #audience #because #cannot

A wartime Minister of Information is compelled, in the national interest, to such continuous acts of duplicity that even his natural hair must grow to resemble a wig.


Claud Cockburn


#compelled #continuous #duplicity #even #grow

Scientists often have a naive faith that if only they could discover enough facts about a problem, these facts would somehow arrange themselves in a compelling and true solution.


Theodosius Dobzhansky


#arrange #compelling #could #discover #enough

I believe in the compelling power of love. I do not understand it. I believe it to be the most fragrant blossom of all this thorny existence.


Theodore Dreiser


#believe #blossom #compelling #existence #fragrant

The basic guarantees of our Constitution are warrants for the here and now, and unless there is an overwhelmingly compelling reason, they are to be promptly fulfilled.


Arthur Goldberg


#compelling #constitution #fulfilled #guarantees #here

If you don't pay attention and if your imagination isn't pretty much engaged, you're going to miss things and you're going to miss opportunities for it to be as compelling and as creepy as it can be.


Bruce Greenwood


#compelling #creepy #engaged #going #imagination

President Bush's proposal to focus our resources on sending humans to Mars is intriguing, but it is not the most compelling reason that Americans ought to focus our interest on the Red Planet.


Jay Inslee


#compelling #focus #humans #interest #intriguing






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