"Natural abilities are like natural plants; they need pruning by study."
"We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing,
while others judge us by what we have already done."
"Life has no limitations, except the ones you make."
"Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never grow."
Ronald E. Osborn
"Man has made some machines that can answer questions provided the facts are profusely stored in them, but we will never be able to make a machine that will ask questions. The ability to ask the right question is more than half the battle of finding the answer."
Thomas J. Watson
"God does not ask about our ability, but our availability."
"Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm"
"Ability will never catch up with the demand for it."
Malcolm S. Forbes
"During my eighty-seven years I have witnessed a whole succession of technological revolutions. But none of them has done away with the need for character in the individual or the ability to think."
Bernard Mannes Baruch
"One of the true tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency."
Arnold H. Glasgow
"If money is your hope for independence you will never have it.
The only real security that a man will have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience, and ability."
"The ultimate leader is one who is willing to develop people to the point that they eventually surpass him or her in knowledge and ability."
Fred A. Manske, Jr.
"Genius is the ability to put into effect what is on your mind."
F. Scott Fitzgerald
"Big jobs usually go to the men who prove their ability to outgrow small ones."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
"You are educated when you have the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or self-confidence."