It is very dangerous to go into eternity with possibilities which one has oneself prevented from becoming realities. A possibility is a hint from God. One must follow it. -Soren Kierkegaard (1813-1855)
If I were to wish for anything, I should not wish for wealth and power, but for the passionate sense of potential – for the eye which, ever young and ardent, sees the possible. Pleasure disappoints; possibility never. -Soren Kierkegaard
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People underestimate their capacity for change. There is never a right time to do a difficult thing. A leader’s job is to help people have vision of their potential. -Roger Porter
Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit. We are all the same in this notion: The potential for greatness lives within each of us. -Wilma Rudolph
It seems to me that people have vast potential. Most people can do extraordinary things if they have the confidence or take the risks. Yet most people don’t. They sit in front of the telly and treat life as if it goes on forever. -Phillip Adams
Keep working hard and you can get anything that you want. If God gave you the talent, you should go for it. But don’t think it’s going to be easy. It’s hard! -Aaliyah
No matter what the level of your ability, you have more potential than you can ever develop in a lifetime. -James T Mccay
A sobering thought: what if, at this very moment, I am living up to my full potential? -Jane Wagner
The secret of getting ahead is getting started. -?
There is no man living who isn’t capable of doing more than he thinks he can do. -Henry Ford
One’s only rival is one’s own potentialities. One’s only failure is failing to live up to one’s own possibilities. -Abraham Maslow
Ever since I was a child I have had this instinctive urge for expansion and growth. To me, the function and duty of a quality human being is the sincere and honest development of one’s potential. -Bruce Lee
You’re only given as much as you can handle at any given time. Whether it’s true or not, it gives you the strength. -Gillian Anderson