Quotations that match 'rewards'.

We are born knowing nothing and with much striving we learn but a little; yet all the while we are bound by laws that hearken to no plea of ignorance, and measure out their rewards and punishments with calm indifference.
[ Born Bound Calm Hearken Ignorance Indifference Knowing Laws Learn Little Measure Much Nothing Out Plea Punishments Rewards Striving Their While Yet]
The pressures are intense, because the rewards for success and the penalty for failure are more and more.
[ Because Failure Intense More Penalty Pressures Rewards Success]
Many are attracted to social service - the rewards are immediate, the gratification quick. But if we have social justice, we won't need social service.
[ Attracted Gratification Immediate Justice Many Need Quick Rewards Service Social Won]
People who create 20% of the results will begin believing they deserve 80% of the rewards.
[ Begin Believing Create Deserve Results Rewards Will]
I am sure it must be true that people opt out of the mainstream society because they feel that there are going to be no rewards for them, if they stay.
[ Am Because Feel Going Mainstream Must Opt Out Rewards Society Stay Sure Them True]
I loved to eat. For all of Hollywood's rewards, I was hungry for most of those 20 years.
[ Eat Hollywood Hungry Loved Most Rewards Those Years]
It was from them that I learned that hard work in stable surroundings could yield rewards, even if only in infinitesimally small increments.
[ Could Even Hard Increments Learned Only Rewards Small Stable Surroundings Them Work Yield]
People assume that because you have graced the same stage as the star act, in front of thousands, you must be reaping similar financial rewards. This is a complete fallacy.
[ Act Assume Because Complete Fallacy Financial Front Must Reaping Rewards Same Similar Stage Star Thousands]
America's corporate and political elites now form a regime of their own and they're privatizing democracy. All the benefits - the tax cuts, policies and rewards flow in one direction: up.
[ America Benefits Corporate Cuts Democracy Direction Elites Flow Form Now Own Policies Political Privatizing Regime Rewards Tax Their Up]
There is nothing man will not attempt when great enterprises hold out the promise of great rewards.
[ Attempt Enterprises Great Hold Man Nothing Out Promise Rewards Will]
Nothing I've ever done has given me more joys and rewards than being a father to my children.
[ Being Children Done Ever Father Given Joys More Nothing Rewards Than]
What I am suggesting is hard work and it can be slow work, but the rewards are well worth it.
[ Am Hard Rewards Slow Suggesting Well Work Worth]
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
[ Always Bad Book Disgrace Many Politics Profession Rewards Succeed Write Yourself]
The achievements which society rewards are won at the cost of diminution of personality.
[ Achievements Cost Diminution Personality Rewards Society Which Won]
There's a lot to be said for doing what you're not supposed to do, and the rewards of doing what you're supposed to do are more subtle and take longer to become apparent, which maybe makes it less attractive. But your life is the blueprint you make after the building is built.
[ After Apparent Attractive Become Blueprint Building Built Doing Less Life Longer Lot Make Makes Maybe More Rewards Said Subtle Supposed Take Which Your]
Before we can know God and understand his great plan it is first necessary for us to believe that he exists and that he rewards all who diligently seek him.
[ Before Believe Diligently Exists First God Great Him His Know Necessary Plan Rewards Seek Understand Us]
Some people recovering from drugs or alcohol stay with the programs indefinitely, making the recovery program their family, a long-term source of attention rewards.
[ Alcohol Attention Family Indefinitely Long-Term Making Program Programs Recovering Recovery Rewards Some Source Stay Their]
Death is not evil, for it frees man from all ills and takes away his desires along with desire's rewards.
[ Along Away Death Desire Desires Evil Frees His Ills Man Rewards Takes]
A circus is like a mother in whom one can confide and who rewards and punishes.
[ Circus Confide Mother Punishes Rewards Whom]
Admitting weakness seems to be such a severe psychic threat for Bush that when he makes a mistake it's safer just to reinforce it. The strategy creates a perverse system of rewards and punishments.
[ Admitting Bush Creates Just Makes Mistake Perverse Psychic Punishments Reinforce Rewards Safer Seems Severe Strategy Such System Threat Weakness]
Teachers are sort of faced with a thankless task, because no matter how good they are, unless they find a way to personally rationalize the rewards of their effort, nobody else is really going to do it for them en masse.
[ Because Effort Else En Faced Find Going Good How Masse Matter Nobody Personally Rationalize Really Rewards Sort Task Teachers Thankless Their Them Unless Way]
With honesty of purpose, balance, a respect for tradition, courage, and, above all, a philosophy of life, any young person who embraces the historical profession will find it rich in rewards and durable in satisfaction.
[ Above Any Balance Courage Durable Embraces Find Historical Honesty Life Person Philosophy Profession Purpose Respect Rewards Rich Satisfaction Tradition Will Young]
Any time you take a chance you better be sure the rewards are worth the risk because they can put you away just as fast for a ten dollar heist as they can for a million dollar job.
[ Any Away Because Better Chance Dollar Fast Job Just Million Put Rewards Risk Sure Take Ten Time Worth]
I urge the enactment of a civil service law so explicit and so strong that no partisan official will dare evade it, basing all rewards, promotions and salaries solely on merit, on loyalty and industry in the public service.
[ Basing Civil Dare Enactment Evade Explicit Industry Law Loyalty Merit Official Partisan Promotions Public Rewards Salaries Service Solely Strong Urge Will]
As the bull market goes on, people who take great risks achieve great rewards, seemingly without punishment. It's like crime without punishment or sex without sin.
[ Achieve Bull Crime Goes Great Market Punishment Rewards Risks Seemingly Sex Sin Take Without]
This has taught me that being pleasant is always so much more productive, for I know well the rewards for being good-natured.
[ Always Being Good-Natured Good-Natured Know More Much Pleasant Productive Rewards Taught Well]
The rewards for those who persevere far exceed the pain that must precede the victory.
[ Exceed Far Must Pain Persevere Precede Rewards Those Victory]
A wealthy landowner cannot cultivate and improve his farm without spreading comfort and well-being around him. Rich and abundant crops, a numerous population and a prosperous countryside are the rewards for his efforts.
[ Abundant Around Cannot Comfort Countryside Crops Cultivate Efforts Farm Him His Improve Numerous Population Prosperous Rewards Rich Spreading Wealthy Well-Being Without]
One of the rewards of success is freedom, the ability to do whatever you like.
[ Ability Freedom Rewards Success Whatever]
Steroids can seem necessary to compete at the highest levels, and the quick rewards can outweigh the long term consequences to the user's health.
[ Compete Consequences Health Highest Levels Long Necessary Outweigh Quick Rewards Seem Steroids Term User]
In a capitalist society, persons who create capital, like Michael Eisner, are given the staggering rewards.
[ Capital Capitalist Create Eisner Given Michael Persons Rewards Society Staggering]
The bizarre world of cards is a world of pure power politics where rewards and punishments are meted out immediately.
[ Bizarre Cards Immediately Out Politics Power Punishments Pure Rewards Where World]
I see the Jedi mission as giving up a normal life in exchange for protecting the innocent. It's a life of sacrifice. There are rewards, but also a certain degree of sterility.
[ Also Certain Degree Exchange Giving Innocent Jedi Life Mission Normal Protecting Rewards Sacrifice See Up]
Despite the generous rewards that state juries dole out, in many cases, victims receive less than 50 cents on the dollar in settlements with the lawyers taking the rest. This is not justice.
[ Cases Cents Despite Dole Dollar Generous Juries Justice Lawyers Less Many Out Receive Rest Rewards Settlements State Taking Than Victims]
Of all those in the army close to the commander none is more intimate than the secret agent; of all rewards none more liberal than those given to secret agents; of all matters none is more confidential than those relating to secret operations.
[ Agent Agents Army Close Commander Confidential Given Intimate Liberal Matters More None Operations Relating Rewards Secret Than Those]
The higher the sun ariseth, the less shadow doth he cast; even so the greater is the goodness, the less doth it covet praise; yet cannot avoid its rewards in honours.
[ Avoid Cannot Cast Covet Doth Even Goodness Greater Higher Honours Less Praise Rewards Shadow Sun Yet]
What we're going to do is redouble our efforts on financial regulatory reform, because that has in it sensible things like say on pay, so at least the shareholders are minding the store, sensible things like saying, for heaven's sakes, compensation should be focused on - on long term, so that you don't have rewards for short-term risk-taking.
[ Because Compensation Efforts Financial Focused Going Heaven Least Long Minding Our Pay Reform Regulatory Rewards Risk-Taking Sakes Say Saying Sensible Shareholders Short-Term Should Store Term Things]
We will receive not what we idly wish for but what we justly earn. Our rewards will always be in exact proportion to our service.
[ Always Earn Exact Idly Justly Our Proportion Receive Rewards Service Will Wish]
America traditionally represents the greatest possibility of someone's going from nothing to something. Why? In theory, if not practice, the government stays out of the way and lets individuals take risks and reap rewards or accept the consequences of failure. We call this capitalism - or, at least, we used to.
[ Accept America Call Capitalism Consequences Failure Going Government Greatest Individuals Least Lets Nothing Out Possibility Practice Reap Represents Rewards Risks Someone Something Stays Take Theory Traditionally Used Way Why]
The rewards of virtue alone abide secure.
[ Abide Alone Rewards Secure Virtue]
Rewards and punishments are the lowest form of education.
[ Education Form Lowest Punishments Rewards]
For them to perceive the advantage of defeating the enemy, they must also have their rewards.
[ Advantage Also Defeating Enemy Must Perceive Rewards Their Them]
We will have bigger bureaucracies, bigger labor unions, and bigger state-run corporations. It will be harder to be an entrepreneur because of punitive taxes and regulations. The rewards of success will be expropriated for the sake of attaining greater income equality.
[ Attaining Because Bigger Bureaucracies Corporations Entrepreneur Equality Greater Harder Income Labor Punitive Regulations Rewards Sake Success Taxes Unions Will]
On occasion I have drawn as a release from painting. The economy in using paper, pencil, charcoal and crayon can help towards a greater gamble and higher rewards. I also find that drawing can generate ideas more rapidly than painting.
[ Also Charcoal Drawing Drawn Economy Find Gamble Generate Greater Help Higher Ideas More Occasion Painting Paper Pencil Rapidly Release Rewards Than Towards Using]
The drug or cult has major if not exclusive sources of brain rewards.
[ Brain Cult Exclusive Major Rewards Sources]
Hard work - I mean, does anybody use that term anymore? Laziness doesn't fly. It's all in the practice. It does take work and it ain't easy - but man, the rewards!
[ Anybody Anymore Does Easy Fly Hard Laziness Man Mean Practice Rewards Take Term Use Work]
Do not try to push your way through to the front ranks of your profession; do not run after distinctions and rewards; but do your utmost to find an entry into the world of beauty.
[ After Beauty Distinctions Entry Find Front Into Profession Push Ranks Rewards Run Through Try Utmost Way World Your]
I liked the game, I enjoyed the game, and the game fed me enough, and gave me enough rewards to reinforce that this is something that I should spend time doing, and that I could possibly make a priority in my life, versus other sports.
[ Could Doing Enjoyed Enough Fed Game Gave Life Liked Make Other Possibly Priority Reinforce Rewards Should Something Spend Sports Time Versus]
There are no rewards or punishments - only consequences.
[ Consequences Only Punishments Rewards]
It is indeed hard for the strong to be just to the weak, but acting justly always has its rewards.
[ Acting Always Hard Indeed Just Justly Rewards Strong Weak]
Rewards and punishment is the lowest form of education.
[ Education Form Lowest Punishment Rewards]
Giving credit where credit is due is a very rewarding habit to form. Its rewards are inestimable.
[ Credit Due Form Giving Habit Inestimable Rewarding Rewards Very Where]
Crimes, like virtues, are their own rewards.
[ Crimes Own Rewards Their Virtues]
Given the professionalism of Michigan teachers, I think they're not teaching because of the financial rewards.
[ Because Financial Given Michigan Professionalism Rewards Teachers Teaching Think]
Being on the move all the time is draining, but the rewards make up for it.
[ Being Draining Make Move Rewards Time Up]
This joy of discovery is real, and it is one of our rewards. So too is the approval of our work by our peers.
[ Approval Discovery Joy Our Peers Real Rewards Too Work]
In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments; there are consequences.
[ Consequences Nature Neither Nor Punishments Rewards]
The present structure of rewards in high schools produces a response on the part of an adolescent social system which effectively impedes the process of education.
[ Adolescent Education Effectively High Impedes Part Present Process Produces Response Rewards Schools Social Structure System Which]
The rewards of dancing are very different from choreographing.
[ Dancing Different Rewards Very]
If you believe in yourself and have dedication and pride - and never quit, you'll be a winner. The price of victory is high but so are the rewards.
[ Believe Dedication High Never Price Pride Quit Rewards Victory Winner Yourself]
And what does reward virtue? You think the communist commissar rewards virtue? You think a Hitler rewards virtue? You think, excuse me, if you'll pardon me, American presidents reward virtue? Do they choose their appointees on the basis of the virtue of the people appointed or on the basis of their political clout?
[ American Appointed Basis Choose Clout Communist Does Excuse Hitler Pardon Political Presidents Reward Rewards Their Think Virtue]
Dogs and philosophers do the greatest good and get the fewest rewards.
[ Dogs Fewest Get Good Greatest Philosophers Rewards]
I don't think anyone wants a reader to be completely lost - certainly not to the point of giving up - but there's something to be said for a book that isn't instantly disposable, that rewards a second reading.
[ Anyone Book Certainly Completely Disposable Giving Instantly Lost Point Reader Reading Rewards Said Second Something Think Up Wants]
Speed is scarcely the noblest virtue of graphic composition, but it has its curious rewards. There is a sense of getting somewhere fast, which satisfies a native American urge.
[ American Composition Curious Fast Getting Graphic Native Noblest Rewards Satisfies Scarcely Sense Somewhere Speed Urge Virtue Which]
You know, I was crap. But I had the commitment, and I had the understanding, that the basis of football is skill on the ball, and if you spend the time with it, you're gonna reap the rewards.
[ Ball Basis Commitment Crap Football Gonna Had Know Reap Rewards Skill Spend Time Understanding]