Orison Swett Marden
Our thoughts and imagination are the only real limits to our possibilities.
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Nothing else so destroys the power to stand alone as the habit of leaning upon others. If you lean, you will never be strong or original. Stand alone or bury your ambition to be somebody in the world.
The best thing about giving of ourselves is that what we get is always better than what we give. The reaction is greater than the action.
You have not found your place until all your faculties are roused, and your whole nature consents and approves of the work you are doing.
Power gravitates to the man who knows how.
Success is not measured by what you accomplish, but by the opposition you have encountered, and the courage with which you have maintained the struggle against overwhelming odds.
To many a man, and sometimes to a youth, there comes the opportunity to choose between honorable competence and tainted wealth. The young man who starts out to be poor and honorable, holds in his hand one of the strongest elements of success.
There can be no failure to a man who has not lost his courage, his character, his self respect, or his self-confidence. He is still a King.
There is no medicine like hope, no incentive so great, and no tonic so powerful as expectation of something tomorrow.
There is an infinite difference between a little wrong and just right, between fairly good and the best, between mediocrity and superiority.
The Universe is one great kindergarten for man. Everything that exists has brought with it its own peculiar lesson.
Drugs are the enemies of ambition and hope - and when we fight against drugs we are fighting for the future.
That's one of the cool things about fame. You have an affect on society and where it goes.
If capitalism is to remain a healthy, vibrant economic system, corporations must participate in taking care of the society and the environment in which they live.
What Churchill described as the twin marauders of war and tyranny have been almost entirely banished from our continent. Today, hundreds of millions dwell in freedom, from the Baltic to the Adriatic, from the Western Approaches to the Aegean.
With a family of six, there is always something to make, create and do together.
We're born with success. It is only others who point out our failures, and what they attribute to us as failure.
Research has shown that the perceived style of leadership is by far the most important thing to most voters in evaluating officeholders and candidates.
To all, to each, a fair good night, And pleasing dreams, and slumbers light.
I would go out with women my age, but there are no women my age.
Adversity is the first path to truth.