Success is full of promise till men get it then it is last year's nest from which the birds have flown.
Vigilance is not only the price of liberty, but of success of any sort.
The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret of outward success.
Success is full of promise till one gets it, and then it seems like a nest from which the bird has flown.
It is not the going out of port, but the coming in, that determines the success of a voyage.
Greatness lies, not in being strong, but in the right using of strength; and strength is not used rightly when it serves only to carry a man above his fellows for his own solitary glory. He is the greatest whose strength carries up the most hearts by the attraction of his own.
To the great tree-loving fraternity we belong. We love trees with universal and unfeigned love, and all things that do grow under them or around them the whole leaf and root tribe. Not alone when they are in their glory, but in whatever state they are in leaf, or rimed with frost, or powdered with snow, or crystal-sheathed in ice, or in severe outline stripped and bare against a November sky we love them.
Success is full of promises till men get it and then it is as last year's nest, from which the bird has flown.
Victories that are cheap are cheap. Those only are worth having which come as the result of hard fighting.
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