When one door closes another door opens; but we so often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door, that we do not see the ones which open for us.
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Perseverance must have some practical end, or it does not avail the man possessing it. A person without a practical end in view becomes a crank or an idiot. Such persons fill our asylums.
Mr. Watson, come here, I want you.
A man, as a general rule, owes very little to what he is born with — a man is what he makes of himself.
Before anything else, preparation is the key to success.
Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand. The sun’s rays do not burn until brought to a focus.