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    In a gentle way, you can shake the world.

    ~Mohandas Gandhi
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    Ability is what you are capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
    ~Louis Holtz
  • Leadership is a two-way street, loyalty up and loyalty down. Respect for one’s superiors; care for one’s crew.

    ~Grace Hopper
  • 01

    One is not paid for having brains, but using them.

  • In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.

    ~Albert Einstein
  • The future is an empty canvas or a blank sheet of paper, and if you have the courage of your own thought and your own observation, you can make of it what you will.
    ~Lewis Lapham
  • Success is a journey, not a destination.

    ~Ben Sweetland
  • 14

    Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye.

    ~Helen Keller
  • The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.
    ~Vince Lombardi
  • We have miles to go and promises to keep before we sleep.

    ~Robert Frost
  • 08

    Let nothing dim the light that shines from within.

    ~Maya Angelou
  • This is my time and place. I will accept the challenge or I will let others make
    my decisions for me.

    ~Marva N. Collins
  • Whether you think you can, or that you can’t, you are usually right.

    ~Henry Ford
  • 04

    Excellence is not an act but a habit; therefore we are what we repeatedly do.

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    With every experience, you alone are painting your own canvas, thought by thought, choice by choice.

    ~ Oprah Winfrey
  • Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.

    ~William James
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    Most successful men have not achieved their distinction by having some new talent or opportunity presented to them. They have developed the opportunity that was at hand.
    ~Bruce Barton
  • Thinking well is wise; planning well is wise; doing well is wisest of all.

  • The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.

    ~Sydney Harris
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    One person with courage makes a majority.

    ~Andrew Jackson
  • I know the price of success: dedication, hard work, and an unremitting devotion to the things you want to see happen.

    ~Frank Lloyd Wright
  • Life gives you opportunities for you to act as the driver or the passenger.

    ~VW Jetta Commercial
  • Doing your best at this moment puts you in the best for the next moment.

    ~Oprah Winfrey
  • 10

    To be a great champion, you must first believe you are the best.

    ~Muhammad Ali
  • 06

    You will find out what you can do by doing it.

  • Don’t wait for extraordinary circumstance to do good; try to use ordinary situations.

    ~Charles Richter
  • The person who gets the farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore.
    ~Dale Carnegie
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    If there is no struggle, there is no progress.

    ~Frederick Douglass
  • When you cease to dream, you cease to live.

    ~Malcolm Forbes
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    Today is your day; your mountain is waiting, so get on your way.

    ~Dr. Seuss
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    Listen with an open heart and an open mind to those who love you the most. You may hear a grain of truth that will later become the foundation of your entire belief system.
    ~Callie Khouri
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    Ask yourself: Have you been kind today? Make kindness your modus operandi and change your world.

    ~Annie Lennox
  • And as we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same.

    ~Nelson Mandela
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    Success doesn’t come to you. You go to it.

    ~ Marva Collins
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    You can’t put a limit on anything. The more you dream, the farther you get.

    ~Michael Phelps

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