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Skill to do comes of doing.

Some folks think they are thinking when they are only rearranging their prejudices.

Success produces success, just as money produces money.

Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is really no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather.

Teenagers travel in droves, packs, swarms. ... To the librarian, they're a gaggle of geese. To the cook, they're a scourge of locusts. To department stores, they're a big beautiful exaltation of larks ... all lovely and loose and jingly.

The basic success orientation is having an optimistic attitude.

The belief that youth is the happiest time of life is founded upon a fallacy. The happiest person is the person who thinks the most interesting thoughts, and we grow happier as we grow older.

The best course was to buy a house across a road from a cemetery and look at it every morning. Reminding yourself where it all ended anyway, you'd never get upset about anything again.

The biggest quality in successful people, I think, is an impatience with negative thinking ... my feeling was, even if it's as bad as I think it is, we'll make it work.

The confidence which we have in ourselves gives birth to much of that which we have in others.

The evil of the world is made possible by nothing but the sanction you give it.

The faultfinder will find faults even in paradise.

The greater part of our happiness or misery depends on our dispositions, and not our circumstances.

The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitudes of mind.

The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts: therefore, guard accordingly, and take care that you entertain no notions unsuitable to virtue and reasonable nature.

The life each of us lives is the life within the limits of our own thinking. To have life more abundant, we must think in limitless terms of abundance.

The mere apprehension of a coming evil has put many into a situation of the utmost danger.

The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of hell, and a hell of heaven.

The more wary you are of danger, the more likely you are to meet it.

The more we do, the more we can do; the more busy we are, the more leisure we have.


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