Success and Failure
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The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore, all progress depends on the unreasonable man.
When I was young, I observed that nine out of ten things I did were failures. So I did ten times more work.
Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
Take a chance and you may lose. Take not a chance and you have lost already.
Large increases in cost with questionable increases in performance can be tolerated only in race horses and women.
All the passions make us commit faults; love makes us commit the most ridiculous ones.
You can fool all the people all the time if the advertising budget is big enough.
I want what I want when I want it!
We may not always get what we want, but surely we will get what we deserve.
Every man wishes to rule the world. Unfortunately, the world rules every man.