20 Quotes for Achieving Mastery

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Adapted from the book "Mastery" by Robert Greene.

Now available on paperback:
http://www.amazon.com/Mastery-Robert-Greene/dp/014312417X/

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  • Inspiring! Thanks for sharing Robert Greene.
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  • I am from Brazil and love your books Robert Greene, I read them voraciously, this is my favorite quote of yours ''“No moment is wasted if you pay attention and learn the lessons contained in every experience.” ~ Robert Greene
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  • EXCELLENT QUOTE. IAM HIGHLY MOTIVATED
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  • Not sure who robert greene is, but he evidently wins the great thinkers of history quote off, with more quotes than Leo, Al and Balzy
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20 Quotes for Achieving Mastery

  1. 2 0 Q U O T E S O N MASTERY by ROBERT GREENE
  2. “One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.” ~ Leonardo Da Vinci
  3. “An unfulfilled vocation drains the colour from a man’s entire existence.” ~ Honoré De Balzac
  4. “Mistakes and failures are precisely your means of education. They tell you about your own inadequacies.” ~ Robert Greene
  5. “The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift.” ~ Albert Einstein
  6. “I have the nerve to walk my own way, however hard, in my search for reality, rather than climb upon the rattling wagon of wishful illusions.” ~ Zora Neale Hurston
  7. “The passive ironic attitude is not cool or romantic, but pathetic and destructive.” ~ Robert Greene
  8. “Become what you are by learning who you are.” ~ Pindar
  9. “When you are not practicing, remember, someone somewhere is practicing, and when you meet him he will win.” ~ Bill Bradley
  10. “No moment is wasted if you pay attention and learn the lessons contained in every experience.” ~ Robert Greene
  11. “A man of talent is not born to be left to himself, but to devote himself to art and good masters who will make something of him.” ~ Johann Peter Eckermann
  12. “I trust that I shall act— as I now think— that a man who dares to waste one hour of time, has not discovered the value of life… there is nothing as intolerable as idleness.” ~ Charles Darwin
  13. “Mastery is not a question of genetics of luck, but of following your natural inclinations and the deep desires that stirs you from within.” ~ Robert Greene
  14. “One repays a teacher badly if one remains only a pupil.” ~ Friedrich Nietzsche
  15. “Mastery is not a function of genius or talent, it is a function of time and intense focus applied to a particular field of knowledge.” ~ Robert Greene
  16. “In every work of genius we recognize our own rejected thoughts; they come back to us with a certain alienated majesty.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  17. “It is the height of selfishness to merely consume what others create and to retreat into a shell of limited goals and immediate pleasures.” ~ Robert Greene
  18. “To become indignant at [people’s] conduct is as foolish as to be angry with a stone because it rolls into your path. And with many people the wisest thing you can do, is to resolve to make use of those whom you cannot alter.” ~ Arthur Schopenhauer
  19. “If you are worried about what others might think and about how your position in the group might be jeopardized, then you will never really create anything.” ~ Robert Greene
  20. “Curiosity is its own reason.” ~ Albert Einstein
  21. “Your work is the single greatest means at your disposal for expressing your social intelligence.” ~ Robert Greene
  22. THE POTENTIAL FOR MASTERY LIES WITH UNLOCK YOU. THE PASSION WITHIN YOU AND BECOME A MASTER. Paperback in stores October 29th – BUY THE BOOK: Available on iTunes Get more from Robert at: powerseductionandwar.com

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