Quotes: carries

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  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    'Tis very certain that each man carries in his eye the exact indication of his rank in the immense scale of men, and we are always learning to read it. A complete man should need no auxiliaries to his personal presence.
  • Robert Collier
    Robert Collier
    American author 1885-1950
    Robert Collier
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    Constant repetition carries conviction.
  • Denis Waitley
    Denis Waitley
    American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-
    Denis Waitley
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    Procrastination is the fear of success. People procrastinate because they are afraid of the success that they know will result if they move ahead now. Because success is heavy, carries a responsibility with it, it is much easier to procrastinate and live on the 'someday I'll' philosophy.
  • Ralph Waldo Trine
    Ralph Waldo Trine
    American writer
    Ralph Waldo Trine
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    A man carries his success or his failure with him, it does not depend on outside conditions.
  • Sir Richard Burton
    Sir Richard Burton
    British explorer, writer, soldier, ethnologist, poet and diplomat 1821-1890
    Sir Richard Burton
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    A man that hoards up riches and enjoys them not, is like an ass that carries gold and eats thistles.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
    Mark Twain
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    A man who carries a cat by the tail learns something he can learn in no other way.
  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin
    American writer 1924-1987
    James Baldwin
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    A man's balance depends on the weight he carries between his legs.
  • Joseph Conrad
    Joseph Conrad
    In Poland born English writer 1857-1924
    Joseph Conrad
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    A word carries far - very far - deals destruction through time as the bullets go flying through space.
  • Virgil
    Virgil
    Roman poet 70-19 BC
    Virgil
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    Age carries all things away, even the mind.
  • Napoleon Hill
    Napoleon Hill
    American self-help author 1883-1970
    Napoleon Hill
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    Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of an equal or greater benefit.
  • Dean William R. Inge
    Dean William R. Inge
    Dean of St Paul's, London 1860-1954
    Dean William R. Inge
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    Every institution not only carries within it the seeds of its own dissolution, but prepares the way for its most hated rival.
  • Lionel Trilling
    Lionel Trilling
    American Critic 1905-1975
    Lionel Trilling
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    Every neurosis is a primitive form of legal proceeding in which the accused carries on the prosecution, imposes judgment and executes the sentence: all to the end that someone else should not perform the same process.
  • Napoleon
    Napoleon
    French Emperor 1769-1821
    Napoleon
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    Every private in the French army carries a Field Marshall wand in his knapsack.
  • Henry Brooks Adams
    Henry Brooks Adams
    American historian 1838-1918
    Henry Brooks Adams
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    Everyone carries his own inch rule of taste, and amuse himself by applying it, triumphantly, wherever he travels.
  • Baltasar Gracian
    Baltasar Gracian
    Spanish Jesuit, writer and philosopher 1601-1658
    Baltasar Gracian
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    Evil report carries further than any applause.
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