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“Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.”

- Sir Winston Churchill
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“The obstacle is the path.”

- Zen aphorism
1001 Smartest Things Ever Said

“In the field of observation, chance favors the prepared mind.”

- Louis Pasteur
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“Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.”

- John R. Wooden
1001 Smartest Things Ever Said

“The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.”

- Ellen Parr
1001 Smartest Things Ever Said

“I don’t know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.”

- Bill Cosby
1001 Smartest Things Ever Said

“Formula for success: Underpromise and overdeliver.”

- Thomas Peters
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“The best way to escape from a problem is to solve it.”

- Anonymous
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“If I have seen further than others, it is by sanding upon the shoulders of giants.”

- Sir Isaac Newton
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“To do good thing in the world, first you must know who you are and what gives meaning to your life.”

- Robert Browning
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“An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered; an adventure is an inconvenience rightly considered.”

- G. K. Chesterton
1001 Smartest Things Ever Said

“To please everybody is impossible; were I to undertake it, I should probably please nobody.”

- George Washington
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“When clouds form in the skies we know that rain will follow but we must not wait for it. Nothing will be achieved by attempting to interfere with the future before the time is ripe. Patience is needed.”

- I Ching
1001 Smartest Things Ever Said

“Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you too, can become great.”

- Mark Twain
1001 Smartest Things Ever Said

“Being a hero is about the shortest-lived profession on earth.”

- Will Rogers
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“One day Alice came to a fork in the road and saw a Cheshire cat in a tree. “Which road do I take?” she asked. “Where do you want to go?” was his response. “I don’t know,” Alice answered. “Then, “said the cat,” it doesn’t matter.’”

- Lewis Carroll
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“Spoon feeding in the long run teaches us nothing but the shape of the spoon.”

- E. M. Forster
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“I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.”

- Woodrow Wilson
1001 Smartest Things Ever Said

“They say that time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.”

- Andy Warhol
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“It is a bad plan that admits of no modification.”

- Publilius Syrus
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“One of he annoying things about believing in free will and individual responsibility is the difficulty of finding somebody to blame your problems on. And when you do find somebody, it’s remarkable how often his picture turns up on your driver’s license.”

- P. J. O’Rourke
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“It does not matter how slowly you go so long as you do not stop.”

- Confucius
1001 Smartest Things Ever Said

“A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.”

- Sir Francis Bacon
1001 Smartest Things Ever Said

“Lead, follow, or get out of the way.”

- Thomas Paine
1001 Smartest Things Ever Said

“The manner in which a man chooses to gamble indicates his character or his lack of it.”

- William Saroyan
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“Leadership is solving problems. The day soldiers stop bringing you their problems is the day you have stopped leading them. They have either lost confidence that you can help or concluded you do not care. Either case is a failure of leadership.”

- Colin Powell
1001 Smartest Things Ever Said

“Success is dependent on effort.”

- Sophocles
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“If you believe you can, you probably can. If you believe you won’t, you most assuredly won’t. Belief is the ignition switch that gets you off the launching pad.”

- Denis Waitley
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“…Give every man thy ear, but few thy voice; Take each man’s censure, but reserve thy judgment. Costly thy habit as thy purse can buy…neither a borrower nor lender be; for loan oft loses both itself and friend, And borrowing dulls the edge of husbandry.”

- William Shakespeare
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“Riches do not consist in the possession of treasures, but in the use made of them.”

- Napoleon Bonaparte
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“The best computer is a man, and it’s the only one that can be mass-produced by unskilled labor.”

- Werner von Braun
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“Sometimes you have to play for a long time to be able to play like yourself.”

- Miles Davis, Jr.
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“You can’t build a reputation on what you’re going to do.”

- Henry Ford
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“Don’t accept your dog’s admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful.”

- Ann Landers
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“Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson
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“My weakness has always been to prefer the large intention of an unskillful artist to the trivial intention of an accomplished one: in other words, I am more interested in the high ideas of a feeble executant than in the high execution of a feeble thinker.”

- Thomas Hardy
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“I have had dreams and I have had nightmares, but I have conquered my nightmares because of my dreams.”

- Jonas Silk
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“Trifles make perfections, but perfection it itself no trifle.”

- Shaker Proverb
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“Success without honor is an unseasoned dish; it will satisfy your hunger, but it won’t taste good.”

- Joe Paterno
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“Never grow a wishbone where your backbone ought to be.”

- Clementine Paddleford
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“I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.”

- Pablo Picasso
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“Always do sober what you said you’d do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut.”

- Ernest Hemingway
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“People have been known to achieve more as a result of working with others than against them.”

- Andy Rooney
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“Let fear be a counselor and not a jailer.”

- Anthony Robbins
1001 Smartest Things Ever Said

“No artist is ahead of his time. He is his time. It is just that the others are behind the time.”

- Martha Graham
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“Silence is the true friend that never betrays.”

- Confucius
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“You can observe a lot just by watching.”

- Yogi Berra
1001 Smartest Things Ever Said

“You’ve got to take the initiative and play your game. In a decisive set, confidence is the difference.”

- Chris Evert
1001 Smartest Things Ever Said

“All human wisdom is summed up in two words---- wait and hope.”

- Alexander Dumas
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“To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends; to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; to leave the world a little better; whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is the meaning of success.”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson
1001 Smartest Things Ever Said

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