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To succeed is nothing-it's an accident. But to feel no doubts about oneself is something very different: it is character.

Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are.

Try as hard as we may for perfection, the net result of our labors is an amazing variety of imperfectness. We are surprised at our own versatility in being able to fail in so many different ways.

Unless I accept my faults, I will most certainly doubt my virtues.

We cannot all be masters.

We set up harsh and unkind rules against ourselves. No one is born without faults. That man is best who has fewest.

We will discover the nature of our particular genius when we stop trying to conform to our own or to other people's models, learn to be ourselves, and allow our natural channel to open.

We would have to settle for the elegant goal of becoming ourselves.

What a man thinks of himself, that is what determines, or rather indicates, his fate.

What thou art, that thou art.

What you think about yourself is much more important than what others think of you.

When one is pretending the entire body revolts.

When people say, 'She's got everything', I've got one answer - I haven't had tomorrow.

When you affirm your own Tightness in the universe, then you co-operate with others easily and automatically as part of your own nature. You, being yourself, help others be themselves.

Who I am is the best I can be.

Who you are is a necessary step to being who you will be.

Why can a man not act himself, be himself, and think for himself? It seems to me that naturalness alone is power; that a borrowed word is weaker than our own weakness, however small we may be.

You are unique, and if that is not fulfilled then something has been lost.

You can enjoy encouragement coming from outside, but you cannot need for it to come from outside.

You can succeed if nobody else believes it, but you will never succeed if you don't believe in yourself.


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