Press on: nothing in the world can take the place of perseverance. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent
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A true dreamer is one who knows how to navigate in the dark
– John Paul Warren
We must strive to become good ancestors
– Ralph Nader
I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true
– Abraham Lincoln
Your position never gives you the right to command. It only imposes on you the duty of so living your life that others may receive your orders without being humiliated.
– Dag Hammarskjöld
Do more than belong: participate. Do more than care: help. Do more than believe: practice. Do more than be fair: be kind. Do more than forgive: forget. Do more than dream: work.
– William Arthur Ward
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… that most people stop rowing when they get to the rudder.
– Alfred Polgar
…. from the deepest conviction is better than a ‘Yes’ merely uttered to please, or worse, to avoid trouble.
– Mohandas Gandhi
… faces the music even when he doesn’t like the tune.
– Arnold H. Glassgow
…. of training in leadership skills, courses in management methods, power titles, promotions, or associations can substitute for the right attitudes
– Myles Munro