„It's not how you start, but it's how you finish.“

Upon winning four Gold medals after the silver medal in his first race in Rome 2009.

Estratto da Wikiquote. Ultimo aggiornamento 03 Giugno 2021. Storia
Michael Phelps photo
Michael Phelps8
nuotatore statunitense 1985

Citazioni simili

Steve McManaman photo
Louise L. Hay photo
Nigel Cumberland photo

„Whatever you start, finish well!“

—  Nigel Cumberland British author and leadership coach 1967

Origine: Your Job-Hunt Ltd – Advice from an Award-Winning Asian Headhunter (2003), p.109

Mitch Albom photo
Elfriede Jelinek photo
Terry Pratchett photo
Mark Ames photo

„Once you start seeing injustice in one place, it's like taking off blinders- you start to see injustice everywhere, and how it is all connected.“

—  Mark Ames American writer and journalist 1965

Part II: The Banality of Slavery, page 65.
Going Postal: Rage, Murder, and Rebellion, From Reagan's Workplaces to Clinton's Columbine and Beyond (2005)
Contesto: Just as the American colonials' consciousness expanded from rebelling against unfair taxation in the 1760s to wide noble revolutionary goals touching on the inherent rights of mankind, so the Whiskey Rebellion guerrillas took on broader themes as injustice increasingly framed their consciousness. Once you start seeing injustice in one place, it's like taking off blinders- you start to see injustice everywhere, and how it is all connected.

Ken Follett photo
Prevale photo

„Life is a strain many times; if you do not know how to play it well, you've lost before you started.“

—  Prevale Italian DJ and producer 1983

Originale: Molte volte la vita mette a dura prova; se non sai giocartela bene, hai perso prima di iniziare.

Noel Gallagher photo
Ralph Waldo Emerson photo
Kanye West photo
Adlai Stevenson photo

„Do you remember that in classical times when Cicero had finished speaking, the people said, "How well he spoke"; but when Demosthenes had finished speaking, they said, "Let us march."“

—  Adlai Stevenson mid-20th-century Governor of Illinois and Ambassador to the UN 1900 - 1965

Introducing John F. Kennedy in 1960, as quoted in Adlai Stevenson and The World: The Life of Adlai E. Stevenson‎ (1977) by John Bartlow Martin, p. 549

Glen Cook photo

„A sign of advancing age. You start obsessing about how much you have to get done in the time that you have left.“

—  Glen Cook, libro Soldiers Live

Origine: Soldiers Live (2000), Chapter 43, “The Taglian Shadowlands: The Shadowgate” (p. 514)

Libba Bray photo

„This is how the fire starts. This is how we burn.“

—  Libba Bray, A Great and Terrible Beauty

Origine: A Great and Terrible Beauty

Herman J. Mankiewicz photo

„I don't know how it is that you start working at something you don't like, and before you know it you're an old man.“

—  Herman J. Mankiewicz American screenwriter 1897 - 1953

Origine: Halliwell, Leslie, Halliwell's Who's Who in the Movies http://books.google.com/books?id=cnMelOEV10YC, 4th ed. (2006) HarperCollins

Henry Ford photo
Dean Karnazes photo

Argomenti correlati