Potential Quotes

Potential Quotes: A unique collection of Quotes About Potential

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The real point of being alive is to evolve into the whole person you were intended to be. -Oprah Winfrey


You are the only person on earth who can use your ability. -Zig Ziglar


If you set out to be less than you are capable of, you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life. -Jim Locke


There is no man living who isn't capable of doing more than he thinks he can do. -Henry Ford


You were not born a winner, and you were not born a loser. You are what you make yourself to be. -Lou Holtz


The greatest truth must be recognition that in every man, in every child is the potential for greatness. -Robert F. Kennedy


The worship of convention has never yet led to astonishment and a joyous leap in human potential. -Tama J. Kieves


If you follow someone else's way, you are not going to realize your potential. -Joseph Campbell


With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world. -Dalai Lama


You have to set goals that are almost out of reach. If you set a goal that is attainable without much work or thought, you are stuck with something below your true talent and potential. -Steve Garvey


The difference between what we do and what we are capable of doing would suffice to solve most of the world's problem. -Mahatma Gandhi


Rough diamonds may sometimes be mistaken for worthless pebbles. -Sir Thomas Browne


The greatest danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we reach it. -Michelangelo


Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them to become what they are capable of being. -Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe


One isn't necessarily born with courage, but one is born with potential. Without courage, we cannot practice any other virtue with consistency. We can't be kind, true, merciful, generous, or honest. -Maya Angelou


In the depth of winter I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer. -Albert Camus


We are all capable of much more than we think we are. -Lao Tzu


Only the person of worth can recognize the worth in others. -Thomas Carlyle


Maybe this year, we ought to walk through the rooms of our lives not looking for flaws, but looking for potential. -Ellen Goodman


Man was designed for accomplishment, engineered for success, and endowed with the seeds of greatness. -Zig Ziglar


Always dream and shoot higher than you know you can do. Do not bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself. -William Faulkner


Potential has a shelf life. -Margaret Atwood


Lord we may know what we are, but know not what we may be. -William Shakespeare


The light of unconditional love awakens the dormant seed potentials of the soul. -John Welwood


Thought is the sculptor who can create the person you want to be. -Henry David Thoreau


Most people see what is, and never see what can be. -Albert Einstein


Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around. -Leo Buscaglia


If we did the things we are capable of, we would astound ourselves. -Thomas Alva Edison


If you limit your choice only to what seems possible or reasonable, you disconnect yourself from what you truly want, and all that is left is a compromise. -Robert Fritz


I'm no more a wonder than anyone. And that's what makes the world magical. Every baby's a seed of wonder - that gets watered or it doesn't. -Dean Koontz


Life is full of beauty. Notice it. Notice the bumble bee, the small child, and the smiling faces. Smell the rain, and feel the wind. Live your life to the fullest potential, and fight for your dreams. -Ashley Smith


Ineffective people live day after day with unused potential. -Stephen R. Covey


A sobering thought: what if, at this very moment, I am living up to my full potential. -Jane Wagner


We are not what we are, nor do we treat or esteem each other for such, but for what we are capable of being. -Henry David Thoreau


If I hadn't lost my hearing, I wouldn't be where I am now. It forced me to maximize my own potential. I have to be better than the average person to succeed. -Lou Ferrigno


Continuous effort, not strength or intelligence, is the key to unlocking our potential. -Winston Churchill


There is no planet, sun, or star could hold you if you but knew what you are. -Ralph Waldo Emerson


The will to win, the desire to succeed, the urge to reach your full potential... these are the keys that will unlock the door to personal excellence. -Confucius


Leadership is unlocking people's potential to become better. -Bill Bradley


Live the wonderful life that is in you. -Oscar Wilde


Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world. -Maria Montessori


Don't cheat the world of your contribution. Give it what you've got. -Steven Pressfield


I am not a has-been. I am a will be. -Lauren Bacall

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