“A successful person is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks that others throw at him.” ~~ David Brinkley

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“Well done is better than well said.” ~~Benjamin Franklin

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“One hundred percent of the shots you don’t take don’t go in.” ~~   Wayne Gretzky

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“Remember that fear always lurks behind perfectionism. Confronting your fears and allowing yourself the right to be human can, paradoxically, make you a far happier and more productive person.” ~~ David M. Burns

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“Eighty percent of success is showing up.” ~~ Woody Allen

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“Build a better mousetrap and the world will beat a path to your door.” ~~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

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“I do not know anyone who has gotten to the top without hard work. That is the recipe. It will not always get you to the top, but it will get you pretty near.” ~~ Margaret Thatcher

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“You must lose a fly to catch a trout.” ~~ George Herbert

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“Nothing happens quite by chance. It’s a question of accretion of information and experience.” ~~ Jonas Salk

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