I believe that the true road to preeminent success in any line is to make yourself master of that line.
Andrew Carnegie (1835 - 1919)
Contributed by: Zaady
Surplus wealth is a sacred trust which its possessor is bound to administer in his lifetime for the good of the community.
Here lies a man who knew how to enlist the service of better men than himself.
Source: His Tombstone
Put all your eggs in one basket and watch that basket!
Concentration is my motto-first honesty, then industry, then concentration.
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
Immense power is acquired by assuring yourself in your secret reveries that you were born to control affairs.
And while the law [of competition] may be sometimes hard for the individual, it is best for the race, because it ensures the survival of the fittest in every department.
Source: The Gospel of Wealth, 1889
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