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I find the great thing in this world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving -- we must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it -- but we must sail, and not drift, nor lie at anchor.
Manuscript: something submitted in haste and returned at leisure.
The Lord gave us farmers two strong hands so we could grab as much as we could with both of them.
Committee: A group of the unwilling, picked from the unfit to do the unnecessary.
Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
For a man to achieve all that is demanded of him, he must regard himself as greater than he is.
We will burn that bridge when we come to it.
The brain is a wonderful organ. It starts working the moment you get up in the morning and does not stop until you get to work.
Failure to prepare is preparing to fail.