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The man who fails because he aims astray, or because he does not aim at all, is to be found everywhere.

The man who seeks one thing in life, and but one May hope to achieve it before life be done. But he who seeks all things wherever he goes Only reaps from the hopes which around him he sows A harvest of barren regrets.

The man who succeeds above his fellows is the one who, early in life, clearly discerns his object, and towards that object habitually directs his powers. Even genius itself is but fine observation strengthened by fixity of purpose. Every man who observes vigilantly and resolves steadfastly grows unconsciously into genius.

The measure of a life, after all, is not its duration, but its donation.

The most absurd and reckless aspirations have sometimes led to extraordinary success.

The most comprehensive formulation of therapeutic goals is the striving for wholeheartedness: to be without pretense, to be emotionally sincere, to be able to put the whole of oneself into one's feelings, one's work, one's beliefs.

The object of war is not to die for your country but to make the other bastard die for his.

The object of war is to survive it.

The one thing worth living for is to keep one's soul pure.

The only ones among you who will be really happy are those who will have sought and found how to serve.

The only people who attain power are those who crave for it.

The only true happiness comes from squandering ourselves for a purpose.

The only true happiness comes from squandering ourselves for a purpose.

The person with a fixed goal, a clear picture of his desire, or an ideal always before him, causes it, through repetition, to be buried deeply in his subconscious mind and is thus enabled, thanks to its generative and sustaining power, to realize his goal in a minimum of time and with a minimum of physical effort. Just pursue the thought unceasingly. Step by step you will achieve realization, for all your faculties and powers become directed to that end.

The proper function of man is to live, not to exist. I shall not waste my days in trying to prolong them. I shall use my time.

The purpose of life is a life of purpose.

The purpose of life is life.

The secret of living is to find ... the pivot of a concept on which you can make your stand.

The secret of success is constancy to purpose.

The self-confidence one builds from achieving difficult things and accomplishing goals is the most beautiful thing of all.


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