Success and Failure
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Try a thing you haven't done three times. Once, to get over the fear of doing it. Twice, to learn how to do it. And a third time, to figure out whether you like it or not.
He is the best sailor who can steer within fewest points of the wind, and exact a motive power of the greatest obstacle.
All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence -- and then success is sure.
The majority of the time, the thing that gets in the way of success... is your brain.
Don't let fear stop you.
To deny we need and want power is to deny that we hope to be effective.
He has achieved success who has lived well, laughed often, and loved much.
There are really not many jobs that actually require a penis or a vagina, and all other occupations should be open to everyone.
The key to being a good manager is keeping the people who hate me away from those who are still undecided.
Bravery and stupidity go hand in hand.
Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.
Victory goes to the player who makes the next-to-last mistake.