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We must stop assuming that a thing which has never been done before probably cannot be done at all!
Get around people who have something of value to share with you. Their impact will continue to have a significant effect on your life long after they have departed.
You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well. -Ralph Waldo Emerson.
The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized – never knowing.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don’t fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.
Asking is the beginning of receiving. I ask for all kinds of things. Make sure you don’t go to the ocean with a teaspoon. At least take a bucket so the kids won’t laugh at you.
Days are expensive. When you spend a day you have one less day to spend. So make sure you spend each one wisely.
No one else ‘makes us angry.’ We make ourselves angry when we surrender control of our attitude.
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.