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Underestimate Quotes and Sayings
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Don't underestimate the value of Doing Nothing,
of just going along,
listening to all the things you can't hear,
and not bothering.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

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Never underestimate the power of human stupidity.
- Robert A. Heinlein

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch,
a smile, a kind word, a listening ear,
an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring,
all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
- Leo Buscaglia

Once you have mastered time,
you will understand how true it is that
most people overestimate what
they can accomplish in a year -
and underestimate what
they can achieve in a decade!
- Tony Robbins

 

I have health.
I have a wonderful support system.
I have the admiration of millions of strangers,
which I do not underestimate.
- Kathleen Turner

I think that celebrities should never underestimate their power.
I mean just to draw attention, because then people
get involved on a personal level.
- Debbie Gibson

Never underestimate a child's ability to get into more trouble.
- Martin Mull

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Never underestimate the effectiveness of a straight cash bribe.
- Claud Cockburn

To underestimate one's thirst, to pass a given landmark to the right or left,
to find a dry spring where one looked for running water -
there is no help for any of these things.
- Mary Austin

A common mistake that people make when trying to design
something completely foolproof is to underestimate
the ingenuity of complete fools.
- Douglas Adams

Never underestimate the power of jealousy and the power of envy to destroy.
Never underestimate that.
- Oliver Stone

All too often miners, and indeed other trade unionists,
underestimate the economic strength they have.
- Arthur Scargill

Never underestimate your problem or your ability to deal with it.
- Robert H. Schuller

You can't underestimate the power of fear.
- Tricia Nixon

Do not underestimate the determination of a quiet man.
- Iain Duncan Smith

There is no such thing as an underestimate of average intelligence.
- Henry B. Adams

We always overestimate the change that will occur in
the next two years and underestimate the change that
will occur in the next ten.
Don't let yourself be lulled into inaction.
- Bill Gates

You don't underestimate either players or audience in any circumstances.
- Peter Maxwell Davies

Never underestimate people.
They do desire the cut of truth.
- Natalie Goldberg

My creative partner is a writer, and he's got an executive
producing credit on this film.
We've made three films together and I would never underestimate the impact of a writer.
- Taylor Hackford

Never underestimate the power of dreams and the influence of the human spirit.
We are all the same in this notion: The potential for
greatness lives within each of us.
- Wilma Rudolph

I'll come in with a string of riffs and direct the musical ideas.
But you still need a band and their input to make the ideas come alive.
You can't underestimate band chemistry.
- Billy Corgan

Don't underestimate your abilities,
that's your boss's job.
- Anonymous

Nobody should underestimate how much the world changed
on the 11th of September 2001.
- John Howard

You can never underestimate the stupidity of the general public.
- Scott Adams

Don't underestimate the people.
Let them decide.
- Thaksin Shinawatra

We can not underestimate the potential harm North Korea's
capabilities can cause for the rest of the world.
- Zach Wamp

Never underestimate the power of a simple tool.
- Craig Bruce

People always underestimate the impact of technology.
To give you an example: In the 1970s the frontier for
offshore development was 200 meters,
today it is 4,000 meters.
- Daniel Yergin

To say that people would cease to come to California
if they would have to pay more taxes is to underestimate
the advantages of being in California -
mightily.
- Warren Beatty

Never underestimate the power of the State to act out
its own massive fantasies.
- Don DeLillo

Never underestimate the value of cold cash.
- Gregory Nunn

Never underestimate the capacity of another human being
to have exactly the same shortcomings you have.
- Leigh Steinberg

Let no one underestimate the need of pity.
We live in a stony universe whose hard,
brilliant forces rage fiercely.
- Theodore Dreiser

People underestimate me, but I've always been a stretch runner.
- Sonny Bono

You must never underestimate the power of the eyebrow.
- Jack Black

There is a basic lesson on financial crises that governments tend to wait too long,
underestimate the risks, want to do too little.
And it ultimately gets away from them,
and they end up spending more money,
causing much more damage to the economy.
- Timothy Geithner

People underestimate the impact they can have on the
process through contact with legislators.
By being part of an organized group in an area that you have an interest in,
you can multiply the impact of your own ideas.
- Ralph Regula

We know we cannot underestimate the importance of emergency planning in our region,
nor can we assume we'll have ample warning time.
If an earthquake or terrorist attack hits,
we won't necessarily have advance alerts or opportunities to double-
and triple-check our plans.
- Ellen Tauscher

I don't feel like I need to preach to the world or nothing like that.
I just feel like I share what I say,
and if listeners get it,
they get it.
And I never underestimate the audience's ability to feel me.
- Erykah Badu

Each underestimates her own power and overestimates the other's.
- Deborah Tannen

No man underestimates the wrongs he suffers;
many take them more seriously than is right.
- Sallust

What I say now is that the way the world underestimates
me will be my greatest weapon.
People pat me on the head, and I go to myself,
oh, and aren't they going to be surprised.
- Calista Flockhart

Often dismissed or underestimated by political opponents,
President Reagan had the most valuable weapon in the political arsenal:
a bond with the people.
- William L. Jenkins

I have been underestimated for decades.
I have done very well that way.
- Helmut Kohl

The Russians have a lot at stake, and the power of
Moscow pride should never be underestimated.
- Bob Schaffer

Hatred is a very underestimated emotion.
- Jim Morrison

I don't think I should be underestimated.
- Lindsay Davenport

The secularists in Turkey haven't underestimated religion,
they just made the mistake of believing they could
control it with the power of the army alone.
- Orhan Pamuk

I think for the last fifteen, twenty years or so,
Hollywood has underestimated the appeal of the Western.
I think there is still a huge market.
- Barry Corbin

The case of Iran, a nuclear program that the Iranians admit was 18 years on,
that we underestimated.
And, in fact, we didn't discover it.
It was discovered by a group of Iranian dissidents
outside the country who pointed the international community at the location.
- David Kay

And what classical music does best and must always do more,
is to show this kind of transformation of moods,
to show a very wide psychological voyage.
And I think that's something that we as classical musicians have underestimated.
- Michael Tilson Thomas

The Australian people want to help build this country into a great nation.
This budget...
has not realized the capacity of the Australian people.
It has underestimated them.
It has let us down.
- Lionel K. Murphy

Since the Pentagon underestimated the number of troops
required after the end of hostilities,
we were not prepared to prevent looting or to guard
hundreds of weapons dumps spread throughout the country.
- John Spratt

I also argued before the war that the administration
was underestimating Arab nationalism and Iraqi nationalism,
that it was not going to be as easy to rule Iraq as they thought.
- Juan Cole

Nobody ever went broke underestimating the taste of the American public.
- H. L. Mencken

I've spent my whole life with people underestimating me.
- Donna Shalala

No one in this world has ever lost money by underestimating
the intelligence of the great masses of the plain people.
Nor has anyone ever lost public office thereby.
- H. L. Mencken

It would be especially tragic if the people who most cherish ideals of peace,
who are most anxious for political cooperation on a
wider than national scale,
made the mistake of underestimating the pace of economic
change in our modern world.
- Lester B. Pearson

Both me and Edgar are firm believers in never underestimating
or talking down to an audience,
and giving an audience something to do,
to give them something which is entirely up to them
to enter into the film and find these hidden things and whatever.
- Simon Pegg

I'm used to people not paying me a whole lot of attention
and underestimating me and,
frankly, for me a big challenge is to have people believe
that I can be the president of the United States.
- Carol Moseley Braun

Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again,
but expecting different results.
- Rita Mae Brown, also attributed to Einstein

Majority rule only works if you're also
considering individual rights,
because you can't have five wolves and one sheep
voting on what to have for dinner.
- Larry Flynt

Treat those who are good with goodness,
and also treat those who are not good with goodness.
Thus goodness is attained.
Be honest to those who are honest,
and be also honest to those who are not honest.
Thus honesty is attained.
- Lao Tzu

Life becomes harder for us when we live for others,
but it also becomes richer and happier.
- Albert Schweitzer

There are trivial truths and there are great truths.
The opposite of a trivial truth is plainly false.
The opposite of a great truth is also true.
- Niels Bohr

Success consists of going from failure to failure
without loss of enthusiasm.
- Winston Churchill
(also quoted as: "Courage is going from failure to failure
without losing enthusiasm."

People do not seem to realize that
their opinion of the world
is also a confession of character.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

You are never given a wish without also
being given the power to make it true.
You may have to work for it, however.
- Richard Bach

The world is moved along, not only
by the mighty shoves of its heroes,
but also by the aggregate of tiny pushes
of each honest worker.
- Helen Keller

People seem not to see that
their opinion of the world
is also a confession of character.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson


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