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When I was young, I observed that nine out of ten things I did were failures. So I did ten times more work.


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Just do what must be done. This may not be happiness, but it is greatness.
George Bernard Shaw

Every person who has mastered a profession is a skeptic concerning it.
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The conversion of Paul was no conversion at all it was Paul who converted the religion that has raised one man above sin and death
George Bernard Shaw

I am of the opinion that my life belongs to the whole community and as long as I live, it is my privilege to do for it whatever I can. I want to be thoroughly used up when I die, for the harder I work the more I live.
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Do not try to live forever. You will not succeed.
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In literature the ambition of the novice is to acquire the literary language the struggle of the adept is to get rid of it.
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