„In a real battle, atemi is seventy percent, technique is thirty percent.“

—  Morihei Ueshiba, As quoted in Total Aikido (1997) by Gōzō Shioda, p. 24
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Morihei Ueshiba1
fondateur de l'Aïkido 1883 - 1969

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„The haiku that reveals seventy to eighty percent of its subject is good. Those that reveal fifty to sixty percent, we never tire of.“

—  Bashō Matsuo Japanese poet 1644 - 1694
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„Persistence isn’t very glamorous. If genius is 1 percent inspiration and 99 percent perspiration, then as a culture we tend to lionize the 1 percent. We love its flash and dazzle. But great power lies in the other 99 percent.“

—  Susan Cain self-help writer 1968
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„We control fifty percent of a relationship. We influence one hundred percent of it.“

—  Joyce Brothers Joyce Brothers 1927 - 2013
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„Genius is one percent inspiration, ninety-nine percent perspiration.“

—  Thomas Edison American inventor and businessman 1847 - 1931
Spoken statement (c. 1903); published in Harper's Monthly (September 1932). Variants: None of my inventions came by accident. I see a worthwhile need to be met and I make trial after trial until it comes. What it boils down to is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration. Statement in a press conference (1929), as quoted in Uncommon Friends: Life with Thomas Edison, Henry Ford, Harvey Firestone, Alexis Carrel & Charles Lindbergh (1987) by James D. Newton, p. 24. Variant forms without early citation: "Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration. Accordingly, a 'genius' is often merely a talented person who has done all of his or her homework." "Genius: one percent inspiration and 99 percent perspiration."

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„Sex appeal is fifty percent what you've got and fifty percent what people think you've got.“

—  Sophia Loren Italian actress 1934
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„Life is 10 percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.“

—  Lou Holtz American college football coach, professional football coach, television sports announcer 1937