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Men at some time are masters of their fates: The fault, dear Brutus, is not in our stars, But in ourselves, that we are underlings.

Men who have attained things worth having in this world have worked while others idled, have persevered when others gave up in despair, have practiced early in life the valuable habits of self-denial, industry, and singleness of purpose. As a result, they enjoy in later life the success so often erroneously attributed to good luck.

Mere success is one of the worst arguments in the world of a good cause, and the most improper to satisfy conscience: and yet in the issue it is the most successful of all other arguments, and does in a very odd, but effectual, way, satisfy the consciences of a great many men, by showing them their interest.

Moderation is commonly firm, and firmness is commonly successful.

Most games are lost, not won.

Most people give up just when they're about to achieve success. They quit on the one yard line. They give up at the last minute of the game one foot from a winning touchdown.

My formula for success is rise early, work late, and strike oil.

My mother said to me, "If you become a soldier, you'll be a general, if you become a monk you'll end up as the pope." Instead, I became a painter and wound up as Picasso.

My success is measured by my willingness to keep trying.

Nature magically suits a man to his fortunes, by making them the fruit of his character.

Need and struggle are what excite and inspire us; our hour of triumph is what brings the void.

Networking is an enrichment program, not an entitlement program.

Never face facts; if you do you'll never get up in the morning.

Never having been able to succeed in the world, he took his revenge by speaking ill of it.

Never one thing and seldom one person can make for a success. It takes a number of them merging into one perfect whole.

No great thing comes to any man unless he has courage.

No man succeeds without a good woman behind him. Wife or mother, if it is both, he is twice blessed indeed.

No man will succeed unless he is ready to face and overcome difficulties and prepared to assume responsibilities.

No one can cheat you out of ultimate success but yourself.

No one can help you in holding a good job except Old Man You.


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