My meaning simply is, that whatever I have tried to do in life, I have tried with all my heart to do well; that whatever I have devoted myself to, I have devoted myself to completely; that in great aims and in small, I have always been thoroughly in earnest.
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[Credit is a system whereby] a person who can’t pay, gets another person who can’t pay, to guarantee that he can pay.
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Being good in business is the most fascinating kind of art. Making money is art and working is art and good business is the best art.
If you hate a person, you hate something in him that is part of yourself. What isn’t part of ourselves doesn’t disturb us.
The radical of one century is the conservative of the next. The radical invents the views. When he has worn them out, the conservative adopts them.
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People who consistently win have a clear and thoughtful strategy. They know what they need to do and when they need to do it. They write it down so they stay on course, and avoid any alternative that does not get them closer to the finish line.