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Jimmy Yen Quotes and Sayings
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I must dedicate my life to teaching my people,
for only education would make their lot less bitter,
their latent power more strong.
- Jimmy Yen

Related topics: Values Government Political

We work with the people not out of pity
but out of respect for their potential for growth and development,
both as individuals and as communities.
- Jimmy Yen

Commitment cannot be taught;
it can only be caught.
I refer to the crusading spirit.
Without the crusading spirit,
you may have the starting power
but not the staying power.
- Jimmy Yen

"Go to the people and live among them
in order to know them and learn from them.
- Jimmy Yen

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Go to the people
Live among them
Learn from them
Love them
Serve them
Plan with them
Start with what they know
Build on what they have.
- Jimmy Yen (Y. C. James Yen)

Technical know-how of the experts must be transformed
into practical do-how of the people.
- Jimmy Yen

A worker in the rural reconstruction must have:
The body of an athlete
The attitude of a teacher
The mind of a scientist
The heart of a missionary
The spirit of a crusader.
- Jimmy Yen


 

When we talk about democracy, if the people's
stomach is empty, democracy is also empty.
Democracy can not be installed by fiat;
it must be achieved by the people themselves.
- Jimmy Yen

Outsiders can help, but insiders must do the job.
- Jimmy Yen

Relief has its place. But what the people need
is not relief, but release -
release of their own potential for development.
- Jimmy Yen

True independence is not a gift to be received.
It can't be a hand-out to people.
It must be an achievement by the people.
- Jimmy Yen

The people are the foundation of the nation.
Our only chance for a lasting peace on earth:
the release of the strength of the common man.
- Jimmy Yen

The greatest challenge ...
is not the exploring of the mysteries of the outer space,
but the developing of the millions of God's forgotten children,
the developing peoples of the world,
so they can become our equal
and full partners to build a better world -
a world of freedom and brotherhood.
- Jimmy Yen

Life is an organic whole. The basic problems of the people -
poverty, ignorance, disease and civic inertia - interlock.
To address one problem, we must address all.
Hence our emphasis on an integrated program
of livelihood, education, health and self-government.
- Jimmy Yen

Bodybuilding is much like any other sport.
To be successful, you must dedicate yourself 100% to your training,
diet and mental approach.
- Arnold Schwarzenegger

One way or another, we all have to find
what best fosters the flowering of our humanity
in this contemporary life,
and dedicate ourselves to that.
- Joseph Campbell

I believe Mexico should dedicate 100% of its oil revenues
to developing human capital and technological development.
None of us politicians should be able to touch that money.
- Vicente Fox

True strength lies in submission which permits one to dedicate his life,
through devotion, to something beyond himself.
- Henry Miller

Let us dedicate ourselves to what the Greeks wrote so many years ago:
to tame the savageness of man and make gentle the life of this world.
- Robert Kennedy

And finally, let me just say it is a fact that not
every city can dedicate resources to terrorism.
- Vito Fossella

So be encouraged and dedicate yourself to your dream
and if your dream should come my way one day then we
will dance upon the boards of life.
- Ben Vereen

I think being a competitive diver for years helps you
focus and dedicate yourself to what's needed.
- Jason Statham

Once I understood Bach's music, I wanted to be a concert pianist.
Bach made me dedicate my life to music,
and it was that teacher who introduced me to his world.
- Nina Simone

You must be passionate, you must dedicate yourself,
and you must be relentless in the pursuit of your goals.
If you do, you will be successful.
- Steve Garvey

Dedicate yourself to the good you deserve and desire for yourself.
Give yourself peace of mind.
You deserve to be happy.
You deserve delight.
- Hannah Arendt

It's a lot about the individual and it's really up to you,
how much you dedicate to the fight and how hard you
are working and that's where the outcome will come.
- Alexis Arguello

If you're going to dedicate every second to winning the decathlon,
what are you doing wasting your time in bed?
- Bruce Jenner

My goal is to be one with the music.
I just dedicate my whole life to this art.
- Jimi Hendrix

Whoever decides to dedicate their life to politics
knows that earning money isn't the top priority.
- Angela Merkel

I want to spend more time with those kids.
I want to dedicate my time to train those kids and
teach them what it takes,
what they need to do to get to this level.
- Thomas Dooley

Everything I did, all my actions, all of the problems
I had I dedicate to God and to Chile,
because I kept Chile from becoming Communist.
- Augusto Pinochet

If you dedicate your attention to discipline in your
life you become smarter while you are writing than
while you are hanging out with your pals or in any other line of work.
- Russell Banks

I thought that my movie career was finished.
I was quite happy to dedicate myself 100% to the theater.
Surprisingly enough, I've never gotten so many work offers.
It's so exciting, this feeling of a new beginning after 40.
- Amy Irving

As long as the sun rises over Ontario and sets over the Pacific,
I will dedicate myself to bringing the people of Oregon
what they want and need most -
an era of hope,
change, and economic renewal.
- Ted Kulongoski

I think if we're going to have to landfill trash,
and I think we basically have to, we might as well
get the upside for it and dedicate that upside to improving
the environment in so many different ways.
- Ed Rendell

If these hands, used to fighting, would be acceptable to His Holiness,
we most thankfully dedicate them to the service of
him who deserves so well of the Church and of the fatherland.
- Giuseppe Garibaldi

I never told my father I loved him before he died,
and I have a lot of issues about that.
They're all swimming around in my head,
in my heart, unresolved, and in a way it felt fitting
to dedicate the film to him.
- Gary Oldman

I am here before you tonight to dedicate this administration
to bringing a new renaissance of neighborhood life and community spirit,
a renewal of confidence in the future of our city and
a revival of opportunity for all Chicago.
- Jane Byrne

I should like to say that I am as proud of my Chinese
heritage and background as I am devoted to modern science,
a part of human civilization of Western origin,
to which I have dedicated and I shall continue to dedicate my work.
- Chen Ning Yang

To whom, then, must I dedicate my wonderful,
surprising and interesting adventures? to whom dare
I reveal my private opinion of my nearest relations?
the secret thoughts of my dearest friends? my own hopes,
fears, reflections and dislikes? Nobody!
- Frances Burney

Gold's was the first bodybuilding gym made for bodybuilders.
- Joe Gold

Modern bodybuilding is ritual, religion,
sport, art, and science, awash in Western chemistry and mathematics.
Defying nature, it surpasses it.
- Camille Paglia

When they get a 50-inch waist and a gorilla butt,
it's ugly looking - and I think bodybuilding has become ugly looking.
- Joe Gold

I didn't leave bodybuilding until I felt that I had
gone as far as I could go.
It will be the same with my film career.
When I feel the time is right, I will then consider public service.
I feel that the highest honor comes from serving people and your country.
- Arnold Schwarzenegger

The success I have achieved in bodybuilding,
motion pictures, and business would not have been possible
without the generosity of the American people and the
freedom here to pursue your dreams.
- Arnold Schwarzenegger

One can pay back the loan of gold,
but one dies forever in debt to those who are kind.
- Malayan Proverb

Confidence is the most important thing,
more important than gold or currency.
- Wen Jiabao

You are Never Too Old to Give or Get Gold Stars.
Show Your Honest Appreciation - Today.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It is health that is real wealth,
and not pieces of gold and silver.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Fame is the scentless sunflower, with gaudy crown of gold;
But friendship is the breathing rose, with sweets in every fold.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

Happiness resides not in possessions,
and not in gold, happiness dwells in the soul.
- Democritus

Give somebody a gold star - Today.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Gold medals aren't really made of gold.
They're made of sweat, determination,
and a hard-to-find alloy called guts.
- Dan Gable

For in the true nature of things, if we rightly consider,
every green tree is far more glorious than if it were made of gold and silver.
- Martin Luther

In the absence of the gold standard,
there is no way to protect savings from confiscation through inflation.
There is no safe store of value.
- Alan Greenspan

Civilized countries generally adopt gold or silver or both as money.
- Alfred Marshall

All that glisters is not gold;
Often have you heard that told.
Many a man his life hath sold
but my outside to behold.
Gilded tombs do worms enfold.
- William Shakespeare

The most pitiful among men is he who turns his dreams into silver and gold.
- Khalil Gibran

Gold and silver, like other commodities,
have an intrinsic value, which is not arbitrary,
but is dependent on their scarcity, the quantity of
labour bestowed in procuring them,
and the value of the capital employed in the mines which produce them.
- David Ricardo

Give fools their gold, and knaves their power;
let fortune's bubbles rise and fall;
who sows a field,
or trains a flower, or plants a tree,
is more than all.
- John Greenleaf Whittier

A third force, developing itself more slowly,
becomes even more potent than the rest:
the power of gold.
- John Lothrop Motley

Somebody said they threw their copy of Dungeons and Dragons into the fire,
and it screamed.
It's a game!
The magic spells in it are as real as the gold.
Try retiring on that stuff.
- Gary Gygax

Recommend to your children virtue; that alone can make them happy,
not gold.
- Ludwig van Beethoven

That's the awesome part.
Little girls now have a chance to look up and see women playing soccer,
basketball, softball and now hockey -
and know they can win a gold medal,
too.
- Angela Ruggiero

Go for the gold: better one great column and some undistinguished
ones than constant mediocrity.
- Allan Sloan

As a teenager I had no idea that I had the potential
to win an Olympic gold medal and my athletic career
developed only by lucky circumstances.
- Peter Snell

You do not boo an Olympic Gold Medalist.
I'm the best in the world.
I came here for you.
You dont' boo me.
- Kurt Angle

The greatest memory for me of the 1984 Olympics was
not the individual honors,
but standing on the podium with my teammates to receive our team gold medal.
- Mitch Gaylord

The feeling of accomplishment welled up inside of me,
three Olympic gold medals.
I knew that was something nobody could ever take away from me,
ever.
- Wilma Rudolph

For anything worth having one must pay the price;
and the price is always work,
patience, love, self-sacrifice - no paper currency,
no promises to pay, but the gold of real service.
- John Burroughs

I think it's the people who have no doubt that every
word they put down is gold that probably don't write very well.
- Dean Koontz


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