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An idea can turn to dust or magic, depending on the talent that rubs against it.
Bill Bernbach

It is better to die on your feet than to live on your knees.
Emiliano Zapata

Live and work but do not forget to play, to have fun in life and really enjoy it.
Eileen Caddy

A problem is a chance for you to do your best.
Duke Ellington

I take a simple view of life. It is - keep your eyes open and get on with it.
Laurence Sterne

Don't ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what
the world needs is people who have come alive.
Howard Thurman

We must not allow other people's limited perceptions to define us.
Virginia Satir

Don't look for society to give you permission to be yourself.
Steve Maraboli

Raise your hopes and expectations high enough, and you shall touch wings with the divine.
Celia Mora

In the time of darkest defeat, victory may be the nearest.
William McKinley

Don't believe that winning is everything. It's more important to stand for something. If you
don't stand for something, what do you win?
Lane Kirkland

Having once decided to achieve a certain task, achieve it at all cost of tedium and distaste.
The gain in self-confidence of having accomplished a tiresome labor is immense.
Arnold Bennett

Joy always came after pain.
Guillaume Apollinaire

The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the
same time and still retain the ability to function. One should, for example, be able to see that
things are hopeless and yet be determined to make them otherwise.
F. Scott Fitzgerald

Your present circumstances don't determine where you can go; they merely determine where
you start.
Nido Qubein

Ambition may be defined as the willingness to receive any number of hits on the nose.
Wilfred Owen

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