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30 Must-Read Quotes That Will Help You Turn Any Problem Into Something Great

LeRoy Percy

"A man’s job is to make the world a better to place to live in, so far as he is able — always remembering the results will be infinitesimal — and to attend to his own soul."

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30 Must-Read Quotes That Will Help You Turn Any Problem Into Something Great

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Epictetus

Epictetus

"Don’t let the force of an impression when it first hit you knock you off your feet; just say to it: Hold on a moment; let me see who you are and what you represent. Let me put you to the test."

Viktor Frankl

Viktor Frankl

"Man does not simply exist but always decides what his existence will be, what he will become the next moment. By the same token, every human being has the freedom to change at any instant."

F. Scott Fitzgerald

F. Scott Fitzgerald

"Genius is the ability to put into effect what is in your mind. There’s no other definition of it."

Seneca

Seneca

"A good person dyes events with his own color . . . and turns whatever happens to his own benefit."

Wendell Phillips

Wendell Phillips

"What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better."

Epictetus

Epictetus

"In life our first job is this, to divide and distinguish things into two categories: externals I cannot control, but the choices I make with regard to them I do control. Where will I find good and bad? In me, in my choices."

Chuck Palahniuk

Chuck Palahniuk

"The trick to forgetting the big picture is to look at everything close up."

Edwin Hubbell Chapin

Edwin Hubbell Chapin

"The best men are not those who have waited for chances but who have taken them; besieged chance, conquered the chance, and made chance the servitor."

LeRoy Percy

LeRoy Percy

"A man’s job is to make the world a better to place to live in, so far as he is able — always remembering the results will be infinitesimal — and to attend to his own soul."

Sir Henry Royce

Sir Henry Royce

"Whatever is rightly done, however humble, is noble."

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