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The Lessons Of Success We Can Take From 'The Pursuit Of Happyness'

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The Lessons Of Success We Can Take From 'The Pursuit Of Happyness'
I recently came across a quote from the movie, "The Pursuit Of Happyness." It was a good quote, full of inspiration, wisdom and determination. It was about fighting for your dreams, never letting anything get in the way. As a millennial currently...

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Chris Gardner, The Pursuit of Happyness

“You got a dream... You gotta protect it. People can't do somethin' themselves, they wanna tell you you can't do it. If you want somethin', go get it. Period.”

Chris Gardner, The Pursuit of Happyness

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The Pursuit Of Happyness

In the movie, Chris Gardner is a single father, struggling in poverty. Unable to sell the products he invested his life savings into, he finds himself struggling to pay rent. Withi...

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"The Cavalry Ain't Coming, You Got To Do This Yourself"

While trying to sell one of his bone scanners downtown, he meets Jay Twistle, a manager for Dean Witter, whom he impresses after solving a Rubix cube puzzle in a taxi ride. After securing an int...

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"Ready Or Not, Tell Yourself To Jump"

Chris often struggles to find a place for him and his son to sleep while maintaining the illusion at work that he is the most put together, normal candidate for t...

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"Doing Things Is Tough, Do Something You Love"

Chris Gardner never let anything stop him because it was his passion. He knew how hard and special it was to find something he not only loved doing, but that he understood.

You must find y...

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  1. Assess yourself. We all have unique abilities and talents and however small we can do great things with them.
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