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«Focus on the journey, not the destination. Joy is found not in finishing an activity but in doing it.»
«Winning isn't always finishing first. Sometimes winning is just finishing.»
«When I am finishing a picture I hold some God-made object up to it / a rock, a flower, the branch of a tree or my hand / as a kind of final test. If the painting stands up beside a thing man cannot make, the painting is authentic. If there's a clash between the two, it is bad art.»
«Finishing a book is just like you took a child out in the back yard and shot it.»
«The riders in a race do not stop when they reach the goal. There is a little finishing canter before coming to a standstill. There is time to hear the kind voices of friends and say to oneself, 'The work is done.'»
«Finishing second in the Olympics gets you silver. Finishing second in politics gets you oblivion.»
«Finishing a good book is like leaving a good friend.»
«Do not plan for ventures before finishing what's at hand.»
«The king-times are fast finishing. There will be blood shed like water, and tears like mist; but the peoples will conquer in the end. I shall not live to see it, but I foresee it.»
«Diplomats are just as essential to starting a war as soldiers are for finishing it... You take diplomacy out of war, and the thing would fall flat in a week.»