Persistence is to the character of man as carbon is to steel.
Contributed by: Zaady
The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.
Every well built house started in the form of a definite purpose plus a definite plan in the nature of a set of blueprints.
Reduce your plan to writing. The moment you complete this, you will have definitely given concrete form to the intangible desire.
Ideas are the beginning points of all fortunes.
Your big opportunity may be right where you are now.
Opportunity often comes in disguised in the form of misfortune, or temporary defeat.
War grows out of the desire of the individual to gain advantage at the expense of his fellow men.
The most interesting thing about a postage stamp is the persistence with which it sticks to its job.
There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
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