Success and Failure
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When everyone is against you, it means you are absolutely wrong -- or you are absolutely right.
Don't worry about people stealing your ideas. If your ideas are any good, you'll have to ram them down people's throats.
We would often be sorry if our wishes were gratified.
Most plans are just inaccurate predictions.
You've got to be very careful if you don't know where you're going, because you might not get there.
I have made mistakes, but have never made the mistake of claiming I never made one.
It took me fifteen years to discover that I had no talent for writing, but I couldn't give up because by that time I was too famous.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Anything is possible if you wish hard enough.
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle if it's been though a blender first.
A carelessly planned project takes three times longer to complete than expected; a carefully planned project will take only twice as long.
A conceited person never gets anywhere because he thinks he is already there.