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Whatever I engage in, I must push inordinately.
 

When it is a question of God's almighty Spirit, never say, "I can't."
 

While the law [of competition] may be sometimes hard for the individual, it is best for the race, because it insures the survival of the fittest in every department. We accept and welcome, therefore, as conditions to which we must accommodate ourselves, great inequality of environment, the concentration of business, industrial and commercial, in the hands of the few, and the law of competition between these, as being not only beneficial, but essential for the future progress of the race.
 

You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb.
 

You don't need to know many things to succeed and get rich, if you know the few things that are important.
[Knowledge]
 

You must capture and keep the heart of the original and supremely able man before his brain can do its best.
[Able]
 

You're achieving God's mission for humanity and country through capitalism, but by Christianity and your own sense of patriotism, you have a duty to better mankind.
 


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