Success and Failure
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Reach for the moon and if you miss at least you will land among the stars.
The majority of the time, the thing that gets in the way of success... is your brain.
Misfortune: The kind of fortune that never misses.
Hatred: A sentiment appropriate to the occasion of another's superiority.
Happiness: An agreeable sensation arising from contemplating the misery of another.
You've got to be very careful if you don't know where you're going, because you might not get there.
Most plans are just inaccurate predictions.
I have made mistakes, but have never made the mistake of claiming I never made one.
It took me fifteen years to discover that I had no talent for writing, but I couldn't give up because by that time I was too famous.
Nothing is more intolerable than to have to admit to yourself your own errors.
Anything is possible if you wish hard enough.
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle if it is lightly greased.
The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been.