Success and Failure
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If there is a wrong way to do something, then someone will do it.
There are people who make things happen, those who watch what happens, and those who wonder what happened.
There are two types of dirt: the dark kind, which is attracted to light objects, and the light kind, which is attracted to dark objects.
To get something done, a committee should consist of no more than three men, two of them absent.
Try to get all of your posthumous medals in advance.
Weiler's Law: Nothing is impossible for the man who doesn't have to do it himself.
When people are free to do as they please, they usually imitate each other.
While anyone can admit to themselves they were wrong, the true test is admission to someone else.
You are not what you think you are, you are not what they think you are, but you could be what you think they think you are.
You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.
You're a genius if you fly a kite during a thunderstorm, and discover that lightning is electricity -- but you're an idiot if you fly a kite during a thunderstorm, and discover that lightning can kill you.