Success and Failure
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Don't worry about people stealing your ideas. If your ideas are any good, you'll have to ram them down people's throats.
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle if it is lightly greased.
Learning is not compulsory... neither is survival.
Hard reality has a way of cramping your style.
"It can't happen here" is number 1 on the list of famous last words.
Become addicted to constant and neverending self-improvement.
Focus 90% of your time on solutions and only 10% of your time on problems.
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore, all progress depends on the unreasonable man.
When I was young, I observed that nine out of ten things I did were failures. So I did ten times more work.
You see things and you say, "Why?" But I see things that never were; and I say, "Why not?"
To deny we need and want power is to deny that we hope to be effective.
He has achieved success who has lived well, laughed often, and loved much.
There are really not many jobs that actually require a penis or a vagina, and all other occupations should be open to everyone.