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Motivational Five Quotes

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Majority rule only works if you're also
considering individual rights,
because you can't have five wolves and one sheep
voting on what to have for dinner.
- Larry Flynt

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Find a job you like and you add five days to every week.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

My father always used to say that when you die,
if you've got five real friends, then you've had a great life.
- Lee Iacocca

You can't have five wolves and one sheep
voting on what to have for dinner.
- Larry Flynt


 

My grandmother started walking five miles a day when she was sixty.
She's ninety-seven now, and we don't know where the hell she is.
- Ellen DeGeneres

He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes.
He who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.
- Chinese Proverb

A child of five would understand this.
Send someone to fetch a child of five.
- Groucho Marx


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A hero is no braver than an ordinary man,
but he is brave five minutes longer.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Keep a grateful journal. Every night,
list five things you are grateful for.
- Oprah Winfrey

The best argument against democracy is
a five-minute conversation with the average voter.
- Winston Churchill

I have these visions of myself being thirty,
thirty-five, forty having a family.
- Nastassja Kinski

Inflation is when you pay fifteen dollars for the ten-dollar
haircut you used to get for five dollars when you had hair.
- Sam Ewing

Golf is a game in which you yell "fore,"
shoot six,
and write down five.
- Paul Harvey

Golf appeals to the idiot in us and the child.
Just how childlike golf players become is proven by
their frequent inability to count past five.
- John Updike

I don't smoke, don't drink much, and go to the gym five times a week.
I live a healthy lifestyle and feel great.
I can run a marathon, you know.
- Sarah Michelle Gellar

A vigorous five-mile walk will do more good for an
unhappy but otherwise healthy adult than all the medicine
and psychology in the world.
- Paul Dudley White

The main facts in human life are five:
birth,
food, sleep, love and death.
- E. M. Forster

Poets have said that the reason to have children is
to give yourself immortality.
Immortality? Now that I have five children,
my only hope is that they are all out of the house before I die.
- Bill Cosby

Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day;
wisdom consists in not exceeding the limit.
- Elbert Hubbard

Smartness runs in my family.
When I went to school I was so smart my teacher was
in my class for five years.
- Gracie Allen

Ask five economists and you'll get five different answers -
six if one went to Harvard.
- Edgar R. Fiedler

A person is smart. People are dumb,
panicky dangerous animals and you know it.
Fifteen hundred years ago everybody knew
the Earth was the center of the universe.
Five hundred years ago,
everybody knew the Earth was flat,
and fifteen minutes ago,
you knew that humans were alone on this planet.
Imagine what you'll know tomorrow.
- the movie Men in Black

I grew up in a very religious family.
I could read the Qu'ran easily at the age of five.
- Akhmad Kadyrov

A journey by Sea and Land, Five Hundred Miles,
is not undertaken without money.
- Lewis Hallam

If you call a tail a leg, how many legs has a dog?
Five? No, calling a tail a leg don't make it a leg.
- Abraham Lincoln

I busted a mirror and got seven years bad luck,
but my lawyer thinks he can get me five.
- Steven Wright

I have been through various fitness regimes.
I used to run about five miles a day and I did aerobics for a while.
- Sting

Families don't make projects for five years,
they make projects for generations.
- Achille Maramotti

I think that if I had grown up and had been in show
business and the movies twenty five,
thirty years earlier, I think I would have made a lot more musical movies.
- Christopher Walken

To practice five things under all circumstances constitutes perfect virtue;
these five are gravity,
generosity of soul, sincerity, earnestness,
and kindness.
- Confucius

I practiced for at least two hours every day for twenty years,
before then I practiced maybe four to five hours a day,
and before then 14 hours a day.
It was all I had ever done.
- Michael Schenker

Men reach their sexual peak at eighteen.
Women reach theirs at thirty-five.
Do you get the feeling that God is playing a practical joke?
- Rita Rudner

And I've been lucky in that I haven't had another job
besides acting in the last five years.
- Nicholas Lea

I was so exhausted after fighting for the project for five years,
shooting it was like the Bataan Death March.
- Tom Berenger

The lovely thing about being forty is that you can
appreciate twenty-five-year-old men more.
- Colleen McCullough

I am not an 'instant' actor...
to really do anything, I've got to try it five or six or a dozen times.
- Judy Holliday

I've got four or five records in my head at a time
that I try to work on and I would like to do a guitar trio record next -
since The Police I've mostly made records with keyboards.
- Andy Summers

I was lucky enough to have the songs in my first show
written by George and Ira Gershwin.
Then Cole Porter wrote five shows for me.
- Ethel Merman

I felt invincible.
My strength was that of a giant.
God was certainly standing by me.
I smashed five saloons with rocks before I ever took a hatchet.
- Carry Nation

I've written 16 children's books and five unpublished novels.
Some of the latter were breathtakingly bad.
- Mark Haddon

I ask you to stand by my side in the next five years.
We shall live a good life in a Romania of all Romanians.
- Traian Basescu

The prime purpose of being four is to enjoy being four,
of secondary importance is to prepare for being five.
- Jim Trelease

For the last five years I've been in the production business.
- Chico Hamilton

So we believed that strategic alliances and partnerships were critical,
and we did that for five years.
- Steve Case

In the fairy tale the painting represents the here and now.
The book is actually divided into five sections,
through which the key character, the muse,
leads us.
- Kit Williams

My point is that, over the years, I've taught five
thousand people acting and lately I have a lot of energy on these kids,
having the same break I had as a high school girl.
- Sally Kirkland

When I got to Broadway, I conducted five Broadway shows.
- David Friedman

I'm always the girl at the party who,
within five minutes, has taken my heels off,
hitched up my dress in my knickers, and probably spilt drink down my cleavage.
- Sadie Frost

Us investigators who went out into the field were faced
on occasion with a lot of anger,
by people saying why has it taken you five or six year to come and see me?
- Tony Greig

I had very low expectations.
Honestly, I think I had 11 rounds of golf the entire
year in before this tournament,
and I had hit balls maybe four or five times.
- Trent Dilfer

I don't finish every story, but I probably write and
send out three out of five of them.
- Robert Sheckley

As somebody who's been writing about this subject for
getting on twenty years now,
it's astonishing how the climate has changed in the last five years.
- Anthony Holden

I find that most men would rather have their bellies
opened for five hundred dollars than have a tooth pulled for five.
- Martin H. Fischer

I feel like I'm only in the beginning of my career.
I've only made five albums.
It's not a lot.
- Lenny Kravitz

When I'm dead twenty-five years, people are going to begin to recognize me.
- Scott Joplin

Four times out of five the linesman gets a better view
of the ball near him than the player himself.
- Helen Wills Moody

Men find it difficult because I've got so much energy
and hardly sleep at night,
only four or five hours.
I wake up in the early hours and potter around.
- Susannah York

The first five to six years of my life were spent in and out of the hospital.
- Ryan White

My father died when I was five, but I grew up in a strong family.
- Philip Levine

There were eleven publishers in New York City,
and when it was all over, I think it went down to four or five,
and then finally just the three of them,
the Big Three.
- Dan DeCarlo

I learned how to live on five and sometimes ten dollars a week.
- Theodore Sturgeon

Many parts of the granite statues were found,
the most important of which had features close to Ramses II.
The statue needs some restoration and weighs between four and five tons.
- Zahi Hawass

Most families had four, five brothers.
But because it was just me and Darryl,
we had to be twice as strong.
- Barry White

My problem with new writers is that it takes me five
or six years to memorise the right names.
- Larry Niven

I also helped write the five-page statement of principles
that Civic Forum issued in late November.
That was the first public expression of what the new government wanted to do.
- Vaclav Klaus

I want to make an extremely strong appeal to those who abstained.
Vote.
It takes five minutes and then it's for five years.
- Laurent Fabius

Do you realize that I have had five albums in the Top 30.
Elvis and The Beatles have never done that.
I had five singles in the Top 5, I mean,
no one's ever done that.
- Chubby Checker

To be honest, once you've driven around for about five,
10 laps, you don't notice a difference.
- Danica Patrick

Only the middle-aged have all their five senses in
the keeping of their wits.
- Hervey Allen

Pressure is when you play for five dollars a hole with only two in your pocket.
- Lee Trevino

If every American donated five hours a week,
it would equal the labor of 20 million full-time volunteers.
- Whoopi Goldberg


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