The potential quotes will bring hope to one’s mind. Read further to know more on these famous potential quotations and sayings.

Potential Quotes

In the most generic usage potential is referred to as the possibility or likely chances of success of a particular being. It is researched under physics, mathematics and electro chemistry. The famous quote “Continuous effort - not strength or intelligence - is the key to unlocking our potential” by Winston Churchill can give a very good idea on what potential is, which is untapped energy. The quote also highlights that we must continuously strive to achieve our potential which is the real fuel for success. Scroll down further to know more about famous potential quotations and sayings and share them with our loved ones.

You can kid the world. But not your sister.

- Charlotte Gray

A book is a gift you can open again and again.

- Garrison Keillor

Everything in Nature contains all the powers of Nature. Everything is made of one hidden stuff.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

I only wish that ordinary people had an unlimited capacity for doing harm; then they might have an unlimited power for doing good.

- Socrates

Live your life and forget your age.

- Norman Vincent Peale

Most people die before they are fully born. Creativeness means to be born before one dies.

- Erich Fromm

Man's main task in life is to give birth to himself, to become what he potentially is. The most important product of his effort is his own personality.

- Erich Fromm

Every great person is always being helped by everybody; for their gift is to get good out of all things and all persons.

- John Ruskin

There is, so I believe, in the essence of everything, something that we cannot call learning. There is, my friend, only a knowledge - that is everywhere.

- Herman Hesse

My attitude is that if you push me towards something that you think is a weakness, then I will turn that perceived weakness into a strength.

- Michael Jordan

The real tragedy of the poor is the poverty of their aspirations.

- Adam Smith

An army of principles can penetrate where an army of soldiers cannot.

- Common Sense , Thomas Paine

That's the joy of art - it should be dangerous and challenging but it's just art - it's safe.

- Val Kilmer

All you owe the public is a good performance.

- Humphrey Bogart

I don't think the money people in Hollywood have ever thought I was normal, but I am dedicated to my work and that's what counts.

- Angelina Jolie

Education is not the piling on of learning, information, data, facts, skills, or abilities - that's training or instruction - but is rather making visible what is hidden as a seed.

- Thomas More

Democracy shows not only its power in reforming governments, but in regenerating a race of men and this is the greatest blessing of free governments.

- Andrew Jackson

Circumstances rule men; men do not rule circumstances.

- Herodotus

Men take only their needs into consideration - never their abilities.

- Napoleon Bonaparte

No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.

- Robin Williams

Tears at times have the weight of speech.

- Ovid

Music doesn't lie. If there is something to be changed in this world, then it can only happen through music.

- Jimi Hendrix

Free the child's potential, and you will transform him into the world.

- Maria Montessori

Absences are a good influence in love and keep it bright and delicate.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

Every man has a property in his own person. This nobody has a right to, but himself.

- John Locke

A subject for a great poet would be God's boredom after the seventh day of creation.

- Friedrich Nietzsche

Humility is the foundation of all the other virtues hence, in the soul in which this virtue does not exist there cannot be any other virtue except in mere appearance.

- Saint Augustine

One is never so dangerous when one has no shame, than when one has grown too old to blush.

- Marquis de Sade

Perhaps it sounds ridiculous, but the best thing that young filmmakers should do is to get hold of a camera and some film and make a movie of any kind at all.

- Stanley Kubrick

There is only one boss. The customer. And he can fire everybody in the company from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else.

- Orson Welles

No matter the nationality, no matter the religion, no matter the ethnic background, America brings out the best in people.

- Arnold Schwarzenegger

And while the law of competition may be sometimes hard for the individual, it is best for the race, because it ensures the survival of the fittest in every department.

- Andrew Carnegie

Designs in connection with postage stamps and coinage may be described, I think, as the silent ambassadors on national taste.

- William Butler Yeats

Education is the best friend. An educated person is respected everywhere. Education beats the beauty and the youth.

- Chanakya

It is art that makes life, makes interest, makes importance... and I know of no substitute whatever for the force and beauty of its process.

- Henry James

It takes an endless amount of history to make even a little tradition.

- Henry James

The earth is supported by the power of truth; it is the power of truth that makes the sun shine and the winds blow; indeed all things rest upon truth.

- Chanakya

The world's biggest power is the youth and beauty of a woman.

- Chanakya

A cloudy day or a little sunshine have as great an influence on many constitutions as the most recent blessings or misfortunes.

- Joseph Addison

It is impossible to go through life without trust: that is to be imprisoned in the worst cell of all, oneself.

- Graham Greene

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