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There’s a level of sophistication of filmmaking that’s mind-boggling. Anything you need for your movie, there’s an establishment that can make it happen really fast. — Ang Lee

We must not only imagine a better future for women, children, and persecuted minorities; we must work consistently to make it happen – prioritizing humanity, not war. — Nadia Murad

When you’re 22, 23, living in New York, you’re just scrambling to live on people’s couches and in rooms that you’re sure you’re not supposed to be in. You’re not on the lease; you’re paying weird amounts of money every month trying to make it happen. — Stephanie Beatriz

I was dreaming of wearing a sari and dancing like Madhuri Dixit. I also used to dream of working with Shah Rukh Khan. I did nothing to make it happen. I only dreamed and believed in my dreams. — Mahira Khan

It’s the first time I have returned to my roots – like going back to be a trio. The fans really wanted me to go back on stage and do the Supremes music, so I went about trying to make it happen. We’ll go on tour in the summer. — Diana Ross

Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen. — Ralph Waldo Emerson

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I think that we as a people are always prone to think about, well, tomorrow will be a better day. Well, why will it be a better day? And I think the more that we believe in doing things better, doing the right thing rather than hoping that that’s going to happen, let’s make it happen. — Bobby Knight

I want to make history and just show people that if you have determination and if you want to work hard enough and want something, you can make it happen. — Carmella

It seems like the good things that have happened in my career are things that you don’t try to plan and push, and make it happen, it just seems to happen. — Wanda Jackson

If you want something, you can’t wait for someone to make it happen for you. — Jon Huertas

In some way, L.A. respects the young guy that’s out there just trying to make it happen, but in some ways, they disrespect that, too. — Travis Kalanick

Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen. — Michael Jordan

Film and theater are about misdirection and making the audience see something. I find it interesting. One of the things we do in ‘True Blood’ is shoot all of our stunts in camera. Instead of doing some kind of visual effect, we try to make it happen. — Stephen Moyer

The smug complacency of technology adverts disguises a pretty mixed picture, with too many people not connected, too many passive users of technologies designed for interactive, and far too much talk about empowerment but far too little action to make it happen. — Geoff Mulgan

A lot of people have these fancy facilities, these fancy training atmospheres, high-tech this and that… I believe it’s about the fighter and how much work is he willing to put. I’m trying to show the world that I can make it happen from a garage. People don’t believe it, but I know how to work with what I’ve got to get to the top. — Brian Ortega

Women are the real reason we get up every day. I’m talking about real men. If there were no women, I would not even have to bathe, because why would I care? These are guys I’m hanging with. I wake up for a woman every day of my life to make it happen for her. — Steve Harvey

I think in a way, you’re doomed, once you can envision something. You’re sort of doomed to make it happen. I’ve found that the moment I can envision leaving a relationship, that’s usually the moment that the relationship starts to fall apart. — Chuck Palahniuk

Find a way and make it happen: I’ve always been the type of person who couldn’t rest until I found a way to make something happen. If I couldn’t go around the rock, I’d find a way to go over it or under it or through it. — Joy Mangano

We do not become an astronaut because we fear not only the risk of space, but we fear the risk of failure along the way more than we want to put in the work to make it happen – and it is easier not to try. — Rick Tumlinson

You have the ability to choose which way you want to go. You have to believe great things are going to happen in your life. Do everything you can – prepare, pray and achieve – to make it happen. — Ben Carson

You have to do what it takes to get what you want: I didn’t sleep much in school because I worked a lot – you figure out how to make it happen. — Stacy Brown-Philpot

We know how to treat depression, we know how to treat mental illness, and we have not had the political will in our country to make it happen. — Rosalynn Carter

In business, there’s a saying: ‘Disagree and commit.’ It means that everyone should speak up before a decision is made. But once the boss has decided, you all get behind it to make it happen. — Steve Hilton

It’s our own ability to have an idea and go after the idea and make it happen. That’s what at the end of the day defines us. — Satya Nadella

Spin is a tricky thing. When you’re trying to avoid it – say, on a tee shot, where sidespin puts you in the trees – it’s easy to make it happen. — Ernie Els

My advice for young people is to just be yourself. There’s no pressure. Do what you want to do. And if you want to do something, then go after it and make it happen. — Millicent Simmonds

Peace in Palestine is inevitable. The question is how do we make it happen today. — Darrell Issa

‘Make in India’ is great, but ‘Make It Happen in India’ is even greater. Make It Happen in India is more than manufacturing. It’s about training, about education, about societal development and automation and engineering. — Joe Kaeser

Once people tell me I can’t do stuff, I’m going to go and make it happen. — T-Pain

The opening of the Frontier is not an engineering problem. It is not a money problem. It is a challenge to our ability to decide to make it happen and to think and act the right way to get the results we want, we need, we demand. — Rick Tumlinson

U.S. Speedskating has been riddled with problems since when I started my career, and we were always able to look past that. When it came down to performing on the ice, regardless of funding issues, we were always able to make it happen. And that’s what it’s all about. — Apolo Ohno

There was nothing technical or physical stopping us from having moved on from Apollo to a permanent Moonbase, the development of industries in space, and the establishment of the first human communities on Mars. We could have – we can – do it anytime we actually decide that it is our goal, organize ourselves to make it happen, and Just Do It. — Rick Tumlinson

If you really want something you can figure out how to make it happen. — Cher

You can’t get much done by yourself. Speaking as someone who made a movie – and it took hundreds of people to make it happen – I can say that. — Boots Riley

I was 16 years old, driving to LA, and sleeping in my car, just trying to make it happen. — Nick Cannon

If someone else isn’t making it happen for you, make it happen yourself. — Lauren Miller

There are three types of baseball players: Those who make it happen, those who watch it happen and those who wonder what happens. — Tommy Lasorda

We’ve all got different ways to deal with adversity as pros, but if you want it and you want to be great, you’ve got to make it happen and fight through it. — Tristan Thompson

Nowadays, women are looked at as equal to the men when it comes to competing, and I think that’s a really cool message to send to little girls and show them that whatever they want to do, they can set their mind to it and make it happen. — Carmella

I think there’s an anxiety in life where we automatically tend to look to the next thing or we’re complaining about the past. Worrying is not going to make it happen or not happen. — Sherilyn Fenn

To make any future that we dreamt up real requires creative scientists, engineers, and technologists to make it happen. If people are not within your midst who dream about tomorrow – with the capacity to bring tomorrow into the present – then the country might as well just recede back into the cave because that’s where we’re headed. — Neil deGrasse Tyson

Never let life impede on your ability to manifest your dreams. Dig deeper into your dreams and deeper into yourself and believe that anything is possible, and make it happen. — Corin Nemec

I’m on a lot of airplanes, so I just sip on red wine thinking of stupid ideas and, when I think of it, I wanna make it happen. — Bam Margera

I am a scientist. To be specific, I am a woman scientist. This, I have been told and have come to believe, is a good thing. In fact, it is such a good thing that America needs more of us. Everyone seems to be very sure of this. The thing that no one is sure about, however, is how to make it happen. — Hope Jahren

But I don’t begrudge anybody, because I know how hard it is to have that dream and to make it happen, whether or not it’s just to put a roof over your head and food on the table. — Carol Burnett

Infuse your life with action. Don’t wait for it to happen. Make it happen. Make your own future. Make your own hope. Make your own love. And whatever your beliefs, honor your creator, not by passively waiting for grace to come down from upon high, but by doing what you can to make grace happen… yourself, right now, right down here on Earth. — Bradley Whitford

It’s time to pull the bandage off America’s foreclosure problem. The economy is ready to emerge from its recent dark period, but to make it happen soon we need to speed the resolution of millions of troubled home loans. Six years have passed since the crisis began, yet instead of accelerating, foreclosures have slowed. — Mark Zandi

VR is going to become something mainstream, but it’s not going to happen right away. You just don’t have the horsepower to make it happen on a device, much less a cheap enough and comfortable enough device that a normal consumer is going to want to have. — Palmer Luckey

Some people dream of success, while other people get up every morning and make it happen. — Wayne Huizenga

If you really are passionate about it, you’re just going to find a way to make it happen. — Keiynan Lonsdale

The Reeves Nelson debacle, that hurt me. There are certain things regarding him that I couldn’t say then and still can’t. But I should have pulled the plug on him after his sophomore year. We tried to make it work, but we couldn’t make it happen. — Ben Howland

Cricket is a self-sustaining industry; but corporates need to realise that other sports don’t have that luxury. This is the time when they need to invest, and keep the faith. Every sport has the potential to create world champions. Imagine India as a country full of world champions. Why imagine? Let’s just make it happen. — Gagan Narang

I follow my own head. And if I’m determined to do something, then I’ll make sure that I make it happen. — Laura Dekker

With my work, it’s not possible to just cast a production and leave it. I have to nurture the group of dancers to make it happen. — Matthew Bourne

And to all of your supporters here and around the country: I want you to know, I’ve heard you. Your cause is our cause. Our country needs your ideas, energy, and passion. That is the only way we can turn our progressive platform into real change for America. We wrote it together – now let’s go out and make it happen together. — Hillary Clinton

I would walk down the hall with my guitar and play for anyone that would listen. As a young kid I was really driven and I was going to make it happen no matter what. — Teena Marie

Balancing trying to be an athlete trying to get ready for WrestleMania, training twice a day, to everything you do at the office to remembering that you have a wife and kids and everything else – it’s challenging, but you just make it happen. In some ways, it’s no different than anyone else’s life. — Triple H

I don’t take off as many days as most other producers and songwriters, so I’m working every single day, and I do songs every day. So it’s just about finding time, scheduling, getting in and cutting the records. I make it happen and that’s the name of the game. It’s no excuses – you gotta figure it out. — Rico Love

That’s the difference between working on film and working in a play. In a play, you work on it, and you live in it and develop it and make it happen. — Billy Magnussen

Sex is a natural function. You can’t make it happen, but you can teach people to let it happen. — William Masters

I make it happen. Who bought Alex Haley’s book ‘Roots’ for TV? Me. I hired the director, hired the writer. I put them all together. I’m like the chef. If I mix all the ingredients right, it’s going to taste terrific. If I don’t, it’s not going to come out good. — David L. Wolper

At one point, I was in a place where it didn’t feel like it was going to happen, and I was feeling pretty down on myself. But I stuck to it, and now I have a hit comedy on my hands. You’ve got to keep plugging away at it. If you really believe in yourself, you can definitely make it happen. — Zachary Knighton

Private dreams are the most powerful. You have to dream of success to make it happen, and if you don’t believe in yourself, nobody else will. But that doesn’t mean you have to go around telling everyone about it. — Tony McCoy

You can’t just sit there and wait for people to give you that golden dream. You’ve got to get out there and make it happen for yourself. — Diana Ross

You find that you can have the best business in the most exciting industry, but if the execution, if the torch-holder, if the value-creator isn’t there, then we don’t make it happen. — Dan Levitan

Louis C.K. was able to make it happen. His producers don’t bug him. He’s able to go into his cave and write exactly what he wants to write, and there are no decisions made by committee, and you have a singular voice, and everyone’s like, ‘Oh my God! We love this.’ — Parker Posey

I’m a huge, huge comic book fan. I love the superhero movies so much. If I had to be one of the Avengers, I would go with Thor. I would have to. I just think I look the part too much, and I’m a fan of all of them, but Thor would be something that I think I could put on. I think I could make it happen. — Derek Theler

There is no scarcity of opportunity to make a living at what you love; there’s only scarcity of resolve to make it happen. — Wayne Dyer

I leave my career totally to the creative staff and Vince McMahon. Whatever they give me to do, I’ll go in headfirst and I’ll just perfect it and make it happen. I’m ready for whatever they have to throw at me. — R-Truth

Every moment contains an opportunity to create feelings of satisfaction and excitement in a customer. It’s up to retailers to make it happen. — Neil Blumenthal

The technology we have available is not being used, and we don’t have to tell stories in a line anymore. We can tell them in the shape of a tree. I can’t stand to see it not happen, and I’m going to make it happen. — Justine Bateman

You have to make it happen. — Denis Diderot

Coming from Morocco was just different, man. It’s a third-world country, and you are trying to make it happen. That’s all it is. I didn’t have any problem hooking up with the black kids because I’m from North Africa. And as far as Latinos, we are all the same. — French Montana

I’m not the hands-on guy. I like writing the check, and I turn it over to the guys that make it happen, much like the way I ran my business. — Foster Friess

If you want to act, do school plays. If they’re not there, create them, and the same with local repertory. They are the grounding for a lot of people. Make it happen. — William Kircher

I don’t like to talk about myself. I like to talk about stuff that’s happening, stuff that’s going to happen, and the people who are going to make it happen. — Fred Wilson

It is easy to talk about development. However, it entails painstaking efforts to actually make it happen. — Arvind Kejriwal

I really saw my mom advocate on my behalf and really say, ‘Hey, you’re good enough.’ It was from her that I learned that just because something hasn’t been done before, it doesn’t mean it can’t be done now. You have to speak up, and you’ve got to assert yourself because it takes somebody to be the first one to make it happen. — Kimberly Guilfoyle

When I get all focused on songwriting, I get into all the marketing and promotion that we do to make it happen. Then the right song comes along and blows it all out of the water. The right song will do it for you every time. — Ronnie Dunn

Being an entrepreneur can be learned, and that is exactly what I have done. You don’t have to be born with it or have had the ‘lemonade stand.’ But, you do need to have the passion, devotion, conviction, and sheer will and drive to make it happen. — Julia Hartz

I think whenever you come in, whenever you try to evolve a company, people will get nervous. But, if you articulate a clear vision, a clear mission to help them understand their roles in it and ask them to buy into the system, everyone will band together to make it happen. — Dan Rosensweig

Civil rights was not an impossible dream. Thousands of brave African Americans stepped forward to make it happen. — Martin O’Malley

I don’t think people have an appreciation for the work that it takes to pull these missions off, like humans living on the space station continuously for 15 years. It is a huge army of hard-working people to make it happen. — Scott Kelly

Finally I’d found this way where I didn’t need a record label; I didn’t need to wait for some phone call to tell me, ‘Go and do it’. It’s like, I’m going to get up with a bag of CDs and an amp and my guitar and make it happen for myself. That was such a liberating feeling, and I think it was the start of everything. — Passenger

When you’re a co-host, you’ve got to consider what the other person is saying and take the next step and get the laugh or get to the end of the story. You’ve got to make it happen and then move on to the next story. — Regis Philbin

We decided that the environment was an integral part of our policies and the political thrust of our government. We gave it the priority and we sustained it with the money required to make it happen. — Brian Mulroney

What I learned most was how to tell a story in 15 seconds or 30 seconds or 60 seconds – to have some kind of goal of what to try to do and make it happen in that time. — Renny Harlin

There are three kinds of people in this world: people who make it happen, people who watch what happens, and people who wonder what happened. — Tommy Lasorda

I love my wife. We FaceTime and we talk on the phone and she travels to come see me when she can. But she works as well. But we see each other a lot more than people would think, though, because we make it happen and we love each other so much. — Wiz Khalifa

I’m not that good looking… nobody is that good looking. I have seen a lot of movie stars, and maybe four are amazing looking. The rest have a team of gay guys who make it happen. — Tina Fey

You can magically alter your life if you believe hard enough and then take actual physical action in the world outside your brain to make it happen. — Andrew W.K.

I know that the harder you work, the more you learn, the more connections you make. You’ve just got to be prepared to keep putting yourself out there. You have to make it happen. — Aisling Bea

GoPro represents everything that excites me in a company – incredible products, compelling content, a world-renowned brand and, above all, amazing people who make it happen. — Tony Bates

I know a dramatic role is going to happen, but you just got to be patient, you know? It’s going to happen when it’s supposed to happen. I’m not rushing it. I’m not trying to make it happen tomorrow. — Kevin Hart

I have the power to write these books where I invent characters that I really like, and it gets to come out the way they want it to come out, and I get to make it happen. — Ruth Glick

Yes, God does expect us to live holy, consecrated lives. But not even the best of our intentions can make it happen. Thankfully, He doesn’t expect us to make ourselves holy. He just wants us to learn to depend on Him to make us holy. — Joyce Meyer

The idea for The Muse came from my own life, from a product that I wanted but couldn’t find anywhere. Sometimes when you see a need for something in your own life and you can’t get it, you feel crazy enough to make it happen yourself. — Kathryn Minshew

A lot of my songs are written prophetically: I write something, and then I make it happen. — Jens Lekman

It can be isolating to be an entrepreneur… you have to keep hustling to make it happen and that can be lonely. — Miguel McKelvey

Know what it is that drives you – motivates you – and pursue it. Endeavor to work to make it happen. — Peggy Whitson

I became more part of the industry after quitting acting. I contribute greatly to the industry, as I bring in talent, provide money in the chain, and make it happen. — Pooja Bhatt

It’s amazing how much people want to meet the other. You just got to, you know, help make it happen. — Nuseir Yassin

We did not have anyone like a manager, who could guide us and make it happen. — Steve Brown

I just thank God that I didn’t grow up with so much money or privilege because you had to create ways to make it happen. — Kim Basinger

I love my work, apart from when it’s driving me crazy. But I get to be interested in stuff and think like a filmmaker as I’m buzzing about the world and then see an opportunity to make a film, and then make it happen. — Lucy Walker

My parents are really supportive of my interests and try to help make them happen with the tools I need. More importantly, they instilled in me that anything is possible if you work hard to make it happen. — Taylor Steele

Everywhere I have been, I have always found a way to make it happen. — Danny Ings

There are absolutely lots of teachers who are trying to come into the profession, but they are not attracted enough to say, ‘I’m going to switch careers to do it,’ or they are often not retained… because the salaries and the compensation aren’t there to make it happen. — Melinda Gates

Apply yourself. Get all the education you can, but then, by God, do something. Don’t just stand there, make it happen. — Lee Iacocca

However spontaneous I hope a photograph will look, I always put a lot of thought into how I can make it happen. The very best pictures are the most relaxed, so a lot of fussing around technically can completely break the spell, and everyone freezes up with nerves. — Mario Testino

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