Master Related Quotes

“Many of the master chefs in the South, both the upper South as well as the deep South, were blacks and many of those people came here to Washington, D.C., and opened up establishments. Very, very few of them have survived. But they certainly were very prominent.”

Ed Smith

“To like something is to waste time; a true master must be passionate.”

Rory O'cleary

“Passion is the greatest master in the world, until you respect it.”


“He's done a heck of a job in taking Incarnate Word to a new level. He is a master marketer; he knows how to keep the name of Incarnate Word in the spotlight.”

Larry Walker

“How can one be compelled to accept slavery? I simply refuse to do the master's bidding. He may torture me, break my bones to atoms and even kill me. He will then have my dead body, not my obedience. Ultimately, therefore, it is I who am the victor and not he, for he has failed in getting me to do what he wanted done.”

Mahatma Gandhi

“There once was this Zen master sitting on a small stone bench, studying his small Japanese rock garden...There are only five rocks in the master's garden. Each was chosen for its individual perfection, as well as its unique relationship to the other stones. One day a visitor comes to the garden. The visitor steps slowly around the tiny space, contemplating the rake-grooved gravel and the stones. Eventually the visitor turns to the Zen master and exclaims, "It is perfect." The Zen master shakes his head solemnly and says, "No, it will be perfect when there are only three stones."”

Yvon Chouinard

“We've got a master plan of what we'd like to do. We're in the preliminary stages of our master plan. In the next two years, we hope to have a new club house, Cabana-style bath houses, complete restoration of the pool system and asphalt roads. We're trying to do it in phases because we know we have to watch our money. We're making headway; we're not giving up.”

Mike Riser

“I don't think there has been any master plan. But in many ways we've shown that doing this type of thing is very possible, and for many years to come there will be a Bridgeport presence in national sporting events.”

Gene Doris

“Protect, detect, react and deter. For example, firewalls are only of any real use if you master them and take action when you notice something wrong.”

William Morris

“It's okay to copy someone, to be influenced by a great master, so long as you say it.”

Walter W. Wada