Quotes: encouragement

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  • Booker T. Washington
    Booker T. Washington
    American Black Leader and Educator 1856-1915
    Booker T. Washington
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    I believe that any man's life will be filled with constant and unexpected encouragement, if he makes up his mind to do his level best each day, and as nearly as possible reaching the high water mark of pure and useful living.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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    Instruction does much, but encouragement does everything.
  • Napoleon
    Napoleon
    French Emperor 1769-1821
    Napoleon
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    Music of all the arts has the most influence on the passions and the legislator should give it the greatest encouragement.
  • Anatole France
    Anatole France
    French writer (ps. of J. A. Thibault) 1844-1924
    Anatole France
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    Nine tenths of education is encouragement.
  • Amy Tan
    Amy Tan
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    No one in my family was a reader of literary fiction. So, I didn't have encouragement, but I didn't have discouragement, because I don't think anybody knew what that meant.
  • George M. Adams
    George M. Adams
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    Note how good you feel after you have encouraged someone else. No other argument is necessary to suggest that never miss the opportunity to give encouragement.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
    Abraham Lincoln
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    That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.
  • George M. Adams
    George M. Adams
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    There are high spots in all of our lives and most of them have come about through encouragement from someone else. I don't care how great, how famous or successful a man or woman may be, each hungers for applause.
  • Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    German writer and poet 1749-1832
    Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
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    Correction does much, but encouragement does more. Encouragement after censure is as the sun after a shower.
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