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My father used to play with my brother and me in the yard. Mother would come out and say, "You're tearing up the grass." "We're not raising grass," Dad would reply. "We're raising boys."

My motto: sans limites.

My passions were all gathered together like fingers that made a fist. Drive is considered aggression today; I knew it then as purpose.

Nations, like individuals, have to limit their objectives or take the consequences.

Nearly every glamorous, wealthy, successful career woman you might envy now started out as some kind of schlepp.

Never mind your happiness; do your duty.

Never try to catch two frogs with one hand.

Never undertake anything for which you wouldn't have the courage to ask the blessings of heaven.

No matter what the competition is, I try to find a goal that day and better that goal.

No one lives long enough to learn everything they need to learn starting from scratch. To be successful, we absolutely, positively have to find people who have already paid the price to learn the things that we need to learn to achieve our goals.

No wind serves him who addresses his voyage to no certain port.

Normal is not something to aspire to, it's something to get away from.

Not failure, but low aim, is crime.

Not only must we be good, but we must also be good for something.

Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose-a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.

Nothing is more terrible than activity without insight.

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off the goal.

Once you say you're going to settle for second, that's what happens to you in life.

One cannot manage too many affairs: like pumpkins in the water, one pops up while you try to hold down the other.

One may miss the mark by aiming too high, as too low.


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