Quotations on Completion
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Thankfulness is the beginning of gratitude. Gratitude is the completion of thankfulness. Thankfulness may consist merely of words. Gratitude is shown in acts.
- Henri Frederic Amiel
(Keywords: Gratitude, Beginning, Completion, May, Thankfulness, Words)
When we are motivated by goals that have deep meaning, by dreams that need completion, by pure love that needs expressing, then we truly live.
- Greg Anderson
(Keywords: Dreams, Love, Goals, Completion, Deep, Meaning, Needs)
Every child is a thought in the mind of God, and our task is to recognize this thought and help it toward completion.
- Eberhard Arnold
(Keywords: God, Thought, Completion, Help, Mind)
The completion of the Iraqi cabinet with the appointment of three critical ministers is also confirmation of continued movement toward a just and democratic society in Iraq.
- Spencer Bachus
(Keywords: Society, Completion, Iraq)
As Erykah Badu, it has nothing to do with me, the way I look, my hair wrap, my style, it's about you and what you feel for my music. If I can make you feel like the way that people who influenced me made me feel, that's completion.
- Erykah Badu
(Keywords: Music, People, Completion, Hair, Nothing, Style)
For example, UNICEF works with governments to change legislation such as in India where a law was passed raising the age of compulsory school completion to keep children in school and away from the workplace for longer.
- Carol Bellamy
(Keywords: Age, Change, Children, Completion, Example, Law, Legislation, School)
The recognition of the art that informs all pure science need not mean the abandonment for it of all present art, rather it will mean the completion of the transformation of art that has already begun.
- John Desmond Bernal
(Keywords: Art, Science, Completion, Present, Will)
Education in our times must try to find whatever there is in students that might yearn for completion, and to reconstruct the learning that would enable them autonomously to seek that completion.
- Allan Bloom
(Keywords: Education, Completion, Learning, Students)
While America's infrastructure needs are substantial, there is no reason to delay completion of the highway bill. Every day of delay means jobs lost, investment opportunities missed and growth sacrificed.
- John Engler
(Keywords: Growth, America, Completion, Day, Delay, Investment, Jobs, Needs, Reason)
Government cannot do everything, so we need to first decide what government ought to be doing, then figure out what it's capable of doing, and then follow the jobs we choose to completion.
- Ernie Fletcher
(Keywords: Government, Completion, First, Jobs)
I had earlier concluded that a war with Iraq would be a distraction from the successful and expeditious completion of our aims in Afghanistan. Now I had come to question whether the White House was telling the truth.
- Bob Graham
(Keywords: War, Truth, Successful, Afghanistan, Completion, Iraq, Now, Question)
Good business leaders create a vision, articulate the vision, passionately own the vision, and relentlessly drive it to completion.
- Thomas Hardy
(Keywords: Business, Vision, Completion, Leaders)
Action is the normal completion of the act of will which begins as prayer. That action is not always external, but it is always some kind of effective energy.
- Dean Inge
(Keywords: Action, Completion, Energy, Prayer, Will)
Furthermore, the Latin American nuclear-weapon free zone which is now nearing completion has become in several respects an example which, notwithstanding the different characteristics of each region, is rich in inspiration.
- Alfonso G. Robles
(Keywords: Inspiration, American, Completion, Example, Now, Zone)
Love is the outreach of self toward completion.
- Ralph W. Sockman
(Keywords: Love, Outreach, Completion, Self)
Everytime someone ends a prayer in the Western world they say Amen - that is the name of an Egyptian god associated with completion. So we're still praying to their gods.
- Whitley Strieber
(Keywords: God, Gods, Completion, Name, Prayer, World)
Before this distinguished assembly and the world, the bells today proclaim the joyous tidings of the completion of this quietly soaring tower.
- Earl Warren
(Keywords: Bells, Completion, Today, World)
I teach one semester a year, and this year I'm just teaching one course during that semester, a writing workshop for older students in their late 20s and early 30s, people in our graduate program who are already working on a manuscript and trying to bring it to completion.
- Tobias Wolff
(Keywords: People, Completion, Students, Teaching, Trying, Writing)