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  • Napoleon Hill
    Napoleon Hill
    American self-help author 1883-1970
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    Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.
  • Samuel Johnson
    Samuel Johnson
    English writer 1709-1784
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    Composition is, for the most part, an effort of slow diligence and steady perseverance, to which the mind is dragged by necessity or resolution, and from which the attention is every moment starting to more delightful amusements.
  • Bobby Flay
    Bobby Flay
    American celebrity chef and restaurateur 1964-
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    'The Food Network' was just starting in New York, and I was getting lots of attention from Mesa Grill. They had no money, so if you couldn't get there by subway, you couldn't be on. It wasn't like TV was something I really wanted to do - but I knew it would be great publicity for my restaurants.
  • Ann Bancroft
    Ann Bancroft
    American author, teacher, adventurer 1955-
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    A life lesson for me is, how do you muster the courage to take on a new risk? Whether it's starting up a business or taking on a new project or expedition. I think the risks that we take are all relative to the risk-taker.
  • Brendan I. Koerner
    Brendan I. Koerner
    American author 1974-
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    A surprising number of American skyjackers were not yet old enough to drink or sometimes even drive. These adolescents were generally inept at planning their crimes, and few of their capers met with any success; most seemed to end within moments of starting, usually after a fatherly pilot convinced the nervous teen to hand over his gun.
  • Robert Collier
    Robert Collier
    American author 1885-1950
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    All motion is cyclic. It circulates to the limits of its possibilities and then returns to its starting point.
  • Ann Macbeth
    Ann Macbeth
    British embroiderer, designer, teacher and author 1875-1948
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    Any new producer starting up is to get investors' confidence. Investors are still very very wary of anything to do with the arts world.
  • Otto Von Bismarck
    Otto Von Bismarck
    German statesman 1815-1898
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    Anyone who has ever looked into the glazed eyes of a soldier dying on the battlefield will think hard before starting a war.
  • Buddy Rich
    Buddy Rich
    American jazz drummer and bandleader 1917-1987
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    But I think that any young drummer starting out today should get himself a great teacher and learn all there is to know about the instrument that he wants to play.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    Creating a new theory is not like destroying an old barn and erecting a skyscraper in its place. It is rather like climbing a mountain, gaining new and wider views, discovering unexpected connections between our starting points and its rich environment.
    Source: The evolution of physics (1938)
  • Will Rogers
    Will Rogers
    American actor and humorist 1879-1935
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    Diplomats are just as essential to starting a war as soldiers are for finishing it.... You take diplomacy out of war, and the thing would fall flat in a week.
  • Bai Ling
    Bai Ling
    Chinese-American actress 1966-
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    English is my second language, but in Hong Kong, they don't know that I'm from China. They think I'm from Hollywood because all the films they see are from here. China and Hong Kong are very different places, but they're starting to merge. Still the culture is very different.
  • Ann Coulter
    Ann Coulter
    American far-right media pundit and author 1961-
    Ann Coulter
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    Even Obama's staunchest supporters are starting to leave him. Last week Michelle Obama demanded to see a copy of his birth certificate.
  • Bruce Coville
    Bruce Coville
    American author 1950-
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    Every book is like starting over again. I've written books every way possible - from using tight outlines to writing from the seat of my pants. Both ways work.
  • Cesare Pavese
    Cesare Pavese
    Italian novelist and poet 1908-1950
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    Every luxury must be paid for, and everything is a luxury, starting with being in the world.
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