Faith is to believe and knowledge is accomplished through death.
Achievement is not about ‘doing something.’ Rather, it’s about ‘being someone.
Nostalgia is a necessary thing, I believe, and a way for all of us to find peace in that which we have accomplished, or even failed to accomplish. At the same time, if nostalgia precipitates actions to return to that fabled, rosy-painted time, particularly in one who believes his life to be a failure, then it is an empty thing, doomed to produce nothing but frustration and an even greater sense of failure.
All goals take time to be accomplished. Think a hundred times before setting up your goals. However, once you decide, don’t change the goal in a hurry. Don’t abandon goals after you have travelled a long distance on them.
Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.
We are bred to compare ourselves to the next person, to what they have and what they have accomplished.
There are few ironclad rules of diplomacy but to one there is no exception. When an official reports that talks were useful, it can safely be concluded that nothing was accomplished.
A lot of business can be accomplished in the state dinners.
My successes already accomplished have mostly been taking existing science and getting people to apply it in their everyday lives.
In America, what you've accomplished financially is a measurement, whether you like it or not.
Adding an Olympic medal to everything that I have already accomplished would be so huge for me.