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Yardstick Quotes

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Be a yardstick of quality.
Some people aren't used to an environment
where excellence is expected.
- Steve Jobs

Related topics: Values Motivational Business Government Political

I have one yardstick by which I test every major problem -
and that yardstick is: Is it good for America?
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

The minister of the Gospel is really the yardstick
by which the nation measures its morals.
- Jimmy Swaggart

Every individual ought to know at least one poet from cover to cover:
if not as a guide through the world,
then as a yardstick for the language.
- Joseph Brodsky

 

The only yardstick for success our society has is being a champion.
No one remembers anything else.
- John Madden

Our civilisation has lost this bond between times,
and tends to measure time with a yardstick,
bit by bit, from one point to another.
- Lennart Meri

That picture has become a sort of yardstick for everything else I've done.
- Robert Hamer


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You can measure opportunity with the same yardstick
that measures the risk involved.
They go together.
- Earl Nightingale

The predominant yardstick of your government is not
human rights but national interests.
- Breyten Breytenbach

I have only one yardstick by which I test every major problem -
and that yardstick is: Is it good for America?
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

There's always the tendency to transform the Church into an ethical agency,
and of measuring the Church by the yardstick of social and cultural utility.
- Karl Lehmann

History uses a unit of measure for time that is different
from that of the lifespan of the individual,
whereas man is only too ready to measure the evolution
of history by his own yardstick.
- Gustav Stresemann

Never lose sight of the fact that the most important
yardstick of your success will be how you treat other people -
your family,
friends, and coworkers, and even strangers you meet along the way.
- Barbara Bush

The supreme quality for leadership is unquestionably integrity.
Without it, no real success is possible,
no matter whether it is on a section gang,
a football field, in an army, or in an office.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower

The quality of a man's life is in direct proportion
to his commitment to excellence,
regardless of his chosen field of endeavor.
- Vince Lombardi

Youth is a quality, not a matter of circumstances.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

Non-violence, which is the quality of the heart,
cannot come by an appeal to the brain.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Honor bespeaks worth. Confidence begets trust.
Service brings satisfaction.
Cooperation proves the quality of leadership.
- James Cash Penney

Honor your past, and all the consequences of that past.
Receive insight into relieving the pain
caused by past experiences and current attitudes toward life.
Observe life as it currently appears,
and then train yourself to observe life
from other perspectives that support a higher quality of living.
Re-consider your priorities.
Chart your Course.
Set Sail with Courage.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

You will never do anything in this world without courage.
It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.
- James Allen

At all times and under all circumstances,
we have the power to transform the quality of our lives.
- Werner Erhard

The quality, not the longevity, of one's life is what is important.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

The first quality that is needed is audacity.
- Winston Churchill

It is the quality of the moment,
not the number of days, or events, or of actors, that imports.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is the quality of our work which will please God
and not the quantity.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

If we take the generally accepted definition of bravery
as a quality which knows no fear, I have never seen a brave man.
All men are frightened. The more intelligent they are,
the more they are frightened.
- George S. Patton

Instead of needing lots of children,
we need high-quality children.
- Margaret Mead

The rarest quality in an epitaph is truth.
- Henry David Thoreau

Courage is rightly esteemed the first of human qualities...
because it is the quality which guarantees all others.
- Winston Churchill

There is more difference in the quality
of our pleasures than in the amount.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Color does not add a pleasant quality to design -
it reinforces it.
- Pierre Bonnard

The reason I exercise is for the quality of life I enjoy.
- Kenneth H. Cooper

Almost all quality improvement comes via simplification of design,
manufacturing...
layout, processes, and procedures.
- Tom Peters

Beauty is less important than quality.
- Eugene Ormandy

The only way forward, if we are going to improve the
quality of the environment,
is to get everybody involved.
- Richard Rogers

It's all about quality of life and finding a happy
balance between work and friends and family.
- Philip Green

Just one quality of the Buddha has to be remembered.
He consists only of one quality: witnessing.
This small word witnessing contains the whole of spirituality.
Witness that you are not the body.
Witness that you are not the mind.
Witness that you are only a witness.
As the witnessing deepens,
you start becoming drunk with the divine.
That is what is called ecstasy.
- Osho

Walking is Zen, sitting is Zen.
Then what will be the quality?
Watchfully alert, joyously unmotivated,
centered, loving, flowing, one walks.
And the walking is sauntering.
Loving, alert, watchful, one sits, unmotivated -
not sitting for anything in particular,
just enjoying how beautiful
just sitting doing nothing is,
how relaxing, how restful.
- Osho

Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence,
is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
- Dale Carnegie

Zen says that if you drop knowledge -
and within knowledge everything is included;
your name, your identity, everything,
because this has been given to you by others -
if you drop all that has been given by others,
you will have a totally different quality to your being: innocence.
This will be a crucifixion of the persona, the personality,
and there will be a resurrection of your innocence.
You will become a child again, reborn.
- Osho

The disparity between a restaurant's price and food
quality rises in direct proportion to the size of the pepper mill.
- Bryan Miller

Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
- Aristotle

I think one of the finest gifts I can give
my friends in the holiday season is to pause
with a long enough quality to actually SEE them.
My calm, unhurried presence communicates
this gift of a message, "I see you. I recognize you.
I remember our times of together
and am contributing right now to another quality memory.
I value you and honor and take the time,
right this moment to pause long enough to truly notice you."
- Mary Anne Radmacher

If you want a quality, act as if you already had it.
- William James

High-quality food is better for your health.
- Michael Pollan

A nation which has forgotten the quality of courage
which in the past has been brought to public life
is not as likely to insist upon or regard
that quality in its chosen leaders today -
and in fact we have forgotten.
- John F. Kennedy

Creativity is the quality that you bring
to the activity that you are doing.
It is an attitude, an inner approach -
how you look at things.
- Osho

The most important quality in a leader is that of being acknowledged as such.
All leaders whose fitness is questioned are clearly lacking in force.
- Andre Maurois

Wisdom is the quality that keeps you from getting into
situations where you need it.
- Doug Larson

The quality of mercy is not strained.
It droppeth as the gentle rain from heaven
Upon the place beneath. It is twice blest:
It blesseth him that gives and him that takes.
- William Shakespeare

The result of long-term relationships is better and better quality,
and lower and lower costs.
- W. Edwards Deming

Even with the quality of players that we have,
they're an extremely hard side to break down and once they get on top of you,
you find it difficult to stem the flow of attacks.
- Frank Lampard

Quality has to be caused, not controlled.
- Phil Crosby

Over time, quality work will lead to an audience for your work.
- Nicholas Sparks

As a person who is not confrontational by disposition
I tend to see that the quality of being confrontational is a positive attribute.
- John Hall

The Broad research center represents the highest quality
model of what Proposition 71 should be funding.
- Robert Klein

Nothing defines the quality of life in a community
more clearly than people who regard themselves,
or whom the consensus chooses to regard,
as mentally unwell.
- Renata Adler

It is the peculiar quality of a fool to perceive the
faults of others and to forget his own.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero

I consider it top priority to improve water quality
and increase water quantity in my community.
- Joe Baca

The quality of your work, in the long run,
is the deciding factor on how much your services are valued by the world.
- Orison Swett Marden

The first truth for special operations is that quality
is more important than quantity.
- Hugh Shelton

I feel like there is always something trying to pull us back into sleep,
that there is this sort of seductive quality in all
the hedonistic pleasures that pull on us.
- Bell Hooks

You can judge the quality of their faith from the way they behave.
Discipline is an index to doctrine.
- Tertullian

The flattery is nice, but awards don't add up to writing quality songs.
- Chantal Kreviazuk

It is not the quantity but the quality of knowledge
which determines the mind's dignity.
- William Ellery Channing

I'd say that what we hear is the quality of our listening.
- Robert Fripp

I think when someone becomes an actor,
people say, Aw, you could see it in him when he was little.
But I think you can see that quality in every little kid.
- Skeet Ulrich

The best actors, I think, have a childlike quality.
They have a sort of an ability to lose themselves.
There's still some silliness.
- Kenneth Branagh

It is not so much for its beauty that the forest makes
a claim upon men's hearts,
as for that subtle something, that quality of air that
emanation from old trees,
that so wonderfully changes and renews a weary spirit.
- Robert Louis Stevenson

Candor is a proof of both a just frame of mind,
and of a good tone of breeding.
It is a quality that belongs equally to the honest
man and to the gentleman.
- James F. Cooper

Endurance is the crowning quality, And patience all
the passion of great hearts.
- James Russell Lowell


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