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Success is on the other side of the splat

Lonnie Mathews (paraphrased) One day a young man asked the Guru which way should I go to success. The Guru pointed in a single direction. The young man said OK, cool and then he went on his way and all of … Continue reading

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If you can dream – and not make dreams your master; If you can think – and not make thoughts your aim; If you can meet with triumph and disaster And treat those two imposters just the same…

If by Rudyard Kipling If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you; If you can trust yourself when all men doubt you, But make allowance for their doubting too; If … Continue reading

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Howard Schultz, Starbucks Founder: “I was turned down by 217 of the 242 investors I initially talked to.

Howard Schultz founder of Starbucks: “Dream more than others and think practical” (Quote 2: “I was turned down by 217 of the 242 investors I initially talked to. You have to have a tremendous belief in what you’re doing and … Continue reading

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“If you believe in yourself, you can’t give up”

Dr. Seuss was rejected by the first 27 publishers he approached, BUT GUESS WHAT, he did not give up and almost every child since has read his books

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“Remember, today is the tomorrow you worried about yesterday.”

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Edward Philpots: “Whatever your lot may be, paddle your own canoe”

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