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Character

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Good character is more to be praised than outstanding talent. Most talents are to some extent a gift. Good Character, by contrast, is not given to us. We have to build it piece by piece...by thought, choice, courage, and determination.

— John Luther



Faith

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The great act of faith is when man decides that he is not God.

— Oliver Wendell Holmes



Bad Manager

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As a manager you're paid to be uncomfortable. If you're comfortable, it's a sure sign you're doing things wrong.

— Peter Drucker



Truth

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A lie always needs a truth for a handle to it. The worst lies are those whose blade is false, but whose handle is true.

— Henry Ward Beecher



Judgement

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We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.

— Henry W. Longfellow



Lift Up

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If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else. -- Booker.

— T. Washington



Strength

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Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strength and resolution.

— Kahil Gibran



Ideas

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Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward. They may be beaten, but they may start a winning game.

— Goethe



Determination

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Determination is the wake-up call to the human will.

— Anthony Robbins



Path

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We build the road and the road builds us.

— Dr. A.T. Ariyaratne