Arnold Schwarzenegger Quotes
We learn not only just from our success, but we learn actually more from our failures. I really learned to never do anything that you’re not really prepped, overly prepped for. Just like in bodybuilding, don’t go in the competition if you haven’t done the reps.
There’s just too many people floating around and not having a vision, especially young kids, they don’t know what they want to do when they get out of college, they don’t know what to do when they get out of high school, what kind of work should they do. Should they go intern somewhere? There is no goal.
The No. 1 lesson of being successful is having a vision. Because when you have a vision of where you want to go in life and what you want to be, then it is just a matter of doing the work to get there.
Coming to America opened up all the doors that I didn’t even think about…Everything that I have accomplished in life is because of America.
Its all about people power, not government power. The anti-apartheid movement didn’t come from capital it came from people power. India’s independence movement came from people power. The right to vote for women came from people power. All of those kinds of movements came from people not from governments and not from capital.
Stop whining. Go and get off your chair and do something. Its all about action. The Whining is not going to help you. I don’t like it when people sit in front of the television and just whine, “oh this is terrible and this is terrible”, no, go out and do something about it. That’s what its all about.
The only way you can lift a weight is if you believe you can lift it. If you have a weight lifting competition and you go out there in front of thousands of people and the weight is 400lbs and you look at it and say “I can never lift that”, its not going to go up there by itself, trust me.
You can have all the agreement that you want on a national level, and you have this international agreement, but don’t forget the sub-national governments, because sub-national governments, like states and provinces and cities and neighborhoods, they are really the ones in charge of reducing greenhouse gases and they have an effect: 70% of greenhouse gas reductions are happening on a local level.
I think the Paris agreement was really a great, great accomplishment and we were all very enthusiastic about it. But as you know, there are always two different stories: one is a plan, and this is the plan right now to go and reduce green house gases worldwide, and the next thing is what kind of work and what kind of system is being used to reduce the greenhouse gases worldwide. We in California made a commitment to reduce greenhouse gases by 25% and we are actually ahead of our target.
Its very important to know that you can protect both the economy and the environment. We in California have proven that. We have the strictest environmental laws in the whole United States and look how our economy is booming. We’re now the fifth largest economy in the world.
If Republicans won't stand up for California's right to clean our air, and they won't stand up against regulations protecting coal, they should leave the party to those of us who believe in the free market & states' rights and create a new Pollution Party.
Focus on your job. Focus on building the infrastructure this country needs. We don’t need your endorsements. We are moving forward just fine without your help. Besides, if California went backwards, you wouldn’t have your Twitter or your iPhone. You don’t want that.
You know, nothing is more important than education, because nowhere are our stakes higher; our future depends on the quality of education of our children today.
Women are the engine driving the growth in California's economy. Women make California's economy unique.
When the people become involved in their government, government becomes more accountable, and our society is stronger, more compassionate, and better prepared for the challenges of the future.