Never walk away from failure. On the contrary, study it carefully and imaginatively for its hidden assets.
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One way to keep momentum going is to have constantly greater goals.
This is true enough, but success is the next best thing to happiness, and if you can't be happy as a success, it's very unlikely that you would find a deeper, truer happiness in failure.
Success on any major scale requires you to accept responsibility... in the final analysis, the one quality that all successful people have... is the ability to take on responsibility.
Male chauvinism is ... a shrewd method of extracting the maximum of work for the minimum of compensation.
One of the first rules of playing the power game is that all bad news must be accepted calmly, as if one already knew and didn't care.
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It was a favorite expression of Theophrastus that time was the most valuable thing that a man could spend.
The increase of territory and power of empires by force of arms has been the policy of all great powers, and it has always been possible to get the approval of their state religion.
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