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capability Quotes

Nine of the best book quotes about capability
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“Though Oz had given her a twisted life, hadn’t it also made her capable?”
Gregory Maguire
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Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West
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The Narrator
Elphaba Thropp
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“It’s not so much ability as attitude.”
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“Ivan Ilych was...a capable, cheerful, good-natured, and sociable man, though strict in the fulfillment of what he considered to be his duty: and he considered his duty to be what was so considered by those in authority.”
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“Selfish persons are incapable of loving others, but they are not capable of loving themselves either.”
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“He could bend the bow of bronze.”
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I am capable of what every other human is capable of. This is one of the great lessons of war and life.
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“Really, though, what do I know about what another person is capable of? I still don’t have a clue what I’m capable of. I keep surprising even myself.”
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“…there was already something in his gaze beyond the capacity of any ape. In those dark, deep-set eyes was a dawning awareness—the first intimations of an intelligence that could not possibly fulfill itself for ages yet, and might soon be extinguished forever.”
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“I’m as capable of rescuing you as you are of rescuing me.”

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