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A man must have a certain amount of intelligent ignorance to get anywhere.
--Charles Kettering
Do you believe in this? To some extent you must.

People who jump on conclusions, often frighten the best ones away.
--Hugh Allen

To fall is neither dangerous nor disgraceful, but to remain prostrate is both.
--Conred Adebnauer

People who do not believe in miracles are not realists.
--David Ben-gurion

Man's inhumanity to man makes countless thousands mourn.
--Robert Burns, "Man was made to mourn"

If all hearts were open, and all desires were known - as they would be; if people showed their souls - how many gapping, sighs, clenched fists, knotted brows, broad grins and red eyes would we see in the market place.
--Thomas Hardy, "Diary"

Sentimentality is no indication of a warm heart. Nothing weeps more copiously than a chunk of ice.

Success is what gives us the confidence to put into practice what failure has taught us.
--Pablo Carrasco

Judge your success by what you had to give up in order to get it. 
Judge your success what you have done in the past, not by what you can do in future.

Why? Because people judge you on what you have done, not that what you can do, because they have not seen your future actions and capabilities, but they know you by your past actions.

Two things that define success In life:
The way you manage, when you have nothing
The way you behave, when you have everything!

It is hard to believe that a man is telling the Truth when you know that you would lie if you were in his place.
--HL Mencken

If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude.
--Maya Angelou
This is the best way to live life. if you cannot learn it, you will always be complaining about life.

Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust, and hostility to evaporate.
--Albert Schweitzer, philosopher, physician, and musician (1875-1965)

Your only obligation in any lifetime is to be true to yourself. Being true to anyone else or anything else is ... impossible.
--Richard Bach, writer (1936- )

Excellence is...caring more than others think is wise;
Risking more than others think is safe;
Dreaming more than others think is practical;
Expecting more than others think is possible."

--Winston Churchill

The greatest management principle in the world is: the things that get rewarded and appreciated get done.
--Michael LeBoeuf

Giving people a little more than they expect is a good way to get back a lot more than you'd expect.
--Robert Half

It is always easier to believe than to deny.



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