Don't wait for extraordinary opportunities. Seize common occasions and make them great. Weak men wait for opportunities; strong men make them.
We must overcome the notion that we must be regular... it robs you of the chance to be extraordinary and leads you to the mediocre.
Extraordinary people survive under the most terrible circumstances and they become more extraordinary because of it.
Do not think that love, in order to be genuine, has to be extraordinary.
In order to be irreplaceable one must always be different.
Man has lost the basic skill of the ape, the ability to scratch its back. Which gave it extraordinary independence, and the liberty to associate for reasons other than the need for mutual back-scratching.
We relish news of our heroes, forgetting that we are extraordinary to somebody too.
Be more splendid, more extraordinary. Use every moment to fill yourself up.
Woman is the sun, an extraordinary creature, one that makes the imagination gallop.
I'm guilty of extraordinary naivete, I suppose. But it's a naivete that I really don't want to abandon, not even now.
It's an extraordinary thing about Mozart is that you never tire of him... he never bores me, and he doesn't... not only bore me, that's too strong a word.
It sounds extraordinary, but it's a fact that balance sheets can make fascinating reading.
My mother was electric onstage, and I vividly recall the extraordinary power she had over her audiences
Make your lives extraordinary.
If a man knew anything, he would sit in a corner and be modest; but he is such an ignorant peacock, that he goes bustling up and down, and hits on extraordinary discoveries.
To be old is to be part of a huge and ordinary multitude... the reason why old age was venerated in the past was because it was extraordinary.
There are no heroes in most of my stories. I look at our society with a critical eye and find nothing extraordinary in the people I see.
I don't have the time to tell you all the things I've learned from this cast. It's an extraordinary ensemble because we all support each other so well.
This sounds an extraordinary statement to make, but in fact all truth is very ordinary.
It's extraordinary how inventive one can be with ethanol right now.
I'm an ordinary guy with an extraordinary job.
Extraordinary people visualize not what is possible or probable, but rather what is impossible. And by visualizing the impossible, they begin to see it as possible.
Northern Uganda presents a situation of extraordinary violation of the rights of children.
I never saw a contradiction between the ideas that sustain me and the ideas of that symbol, of that extraordinary figure, Jesus Christ.
I think it's quite extraordinary that people cast me as if I'm Warren Beatty: until I met my present wife, at the age of 35, you could name two girlfriends.
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