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866
We are never deceived; we deceive ourselves.
906
There is nothing more dreadful than imagination without taste.
672
So divinely is the world organized that every one of us, in our place and time, is in balance with everything else.
855
Nothing is worth more than this day.
712
Nothing is worse than active ignorance.
812
How can you come to know yourself? Never by thinking, always by doing. Try to do your duty, and you'll know right away what you amount to.
591
Enjoy when you can, and endure when you must.
755
Beware of dissipating your powers; strive constantly to concentrate them. Genius thinks it can do whatever it sees others doing, but is sure to repent of every ill-judged outlay.
667
Against criticism a man can neither protest nor defend himself; he must act in spite of it, and then it will gradually yield to him.
884
A man can stand anything except a succession of ordinary days.
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You will find men who want to be carried on the shoulders of others, who think that the world owes them a living. They don't seem to see that we must all lift together and pull...
571
The only real security that a man can have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience and ability.
744
The competitor to be feared is one who never bothers about you at all, but goes on making his own business better all the time.
594
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
752
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.
554
My best friend is the one who brings out the best in me.
711
If there is any one secret of success, it lies in the ability to get the other person's point of view and see things from that person's angle as well as from your own.
616
If everyone is moving forward together, then success takes care of itself.
585
I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn't need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to...
598
Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.