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If a man has good corn, or wood, or boards, or pigs to sell, or can make better chairs or knives, crucibles, or church organs, than anybody else, you will find a broad, hard-beaten road to his house, tho it be in the woods. And if a man knows the law, people will find it out, tho he live in a pine shanty, and resort to him. And if a man can pipe or sing, so as to wrap the prisoned soul in an elysium; or can paint landscape, and convey into oils and ochers all the enchantments of spring or autumn; or can liberate or intoxicate all people who hear him with delicious songs and verses, tis certain that the secret can not be kept: the first witness tells it to a second, and men go by fives and tens and fifties to his door. (Quote by - Ralph Waldo Emerson)

You can't expect to hit the jackpot if you don't put a few nickels in the machine. (Quote by - Flip Wilson)

I returned, and saw under the sun, that the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet favour to men of skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all. (Quote by - Bible)

The most considerable difference I note among men is not in their readiness to fall into error, but in their readiness to acknowledge these inevitable lapses. (Quote by - Thomas Henry Huxley)

The lesser you hear that people say about you, the more you succeed. (Quote by - Kazi Shams)

Success without honor is an unseasoned dish; it will satisfy your hunger, but it wont taste good. (Quote by - Joe Paterno)

The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can't find them, make them. (Quote by - George Bernard Shaw)

Nothing worthwhile comes easily. Half effort does not produce half results. It produces no results. Work, continuous work and hard work, is the only way to accomplish results that last. (Quote by - Hamilton Holt)

Perseverance, n.: A lowly virtue whereby mediocrity achieves a glorious success. (Quote by - Ambrose Bierce)

Be nice to people on your way up because you might meet em on your way down. (Quote by - Alexandre Dumas pere)

The successful people are the ones who think up things for the rest of the world to keep busy at. (Quote by - Don Marquis)

The man who has done his level best is a success, even though the world may write him down a failure. (Quote by - B. C. Forbes)

Since everything is in our heads, we better not lose them. (Quote by - Coco Chanel)

Of course there is no formula for success except perhaps, an unconditional acceptance of life and what it brings. (Quote by - Artur Rubinstein)

The men who have done big things are those who were not afraid to attempt big things, who were not afraid to risk failure in order to gain success. (Quote by - B. C. Forbes)

Since when do grown men and women, who presume to hold high government office and exercise what they think of as "moral leadership," require ethics officers to tell them whether it is or isn't permissible to grab the secretary's behind or redirect public funds to their own personal advantage? (Quote by - Meg Greenfield)

Many people have the ambition to succeed; they may even have a special aptitude for their job. And yet they do not move ahead. Why? Perhaps they think that since they can master the job, there is no need to master themselves. (Quote by - John Stevenson)

There is a passion for perfection which you rarely see fully developed; but you may note this fact, that in successful lives it is never wholly lacking. (Quote by - Bliss Carman)

Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing, knowing that is not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a sense of purpose. (Quote by - Margaret Thatcher)

In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure. (Quote by - Bill Cosby)

How can they say my life isn't a success? Have I not for more than sixty years got enough to eat and escaped being eaten? (Quote by - Logan Pearsall Smith)

Success is when reality exceeds expectations. (Quote by - John D. Gerhart)

The very first step towards success in any occupation is to become interested in it. (Quote by - Sir William Osier)

The real secret of success is enthusiasm. Yes, more than enthusiasm, I would say excitement. I like to see men get excited. When they get excited, they make a success of their lives. (Quote by - Walter Chrysler)

We may fail of our happiness, strive we ever so bravely, but we are less likely to fail if we measure with judgement our chances and our capabilities. (Quote by - Agnes Repplier)


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