"Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent."
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"Don't expect to build up the weak by pulling down the strong."
"Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas."
"There is no dignity quite so impressive, and no one independence quite so important, as living within your means."
"I have never been hurt by what I have not said."
"All growth depends upon activity. There is no development physically or intellectually without effort, and effort means work."