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American basketball player and head coach 1910-2010
Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.
American journalist 1875-1950
A wise woman puts a grain of sugar into everything she says to a man, and takes a grain of salt with everything he says to her.
American poet 1874-1963
A mother takes twenty years to make a man of her boy, and another woman makes a fool of him in twenty minutes.
German - Austrian writer 1898-1956
The world of knowledge takes a crazy turn when teachers themselves are taught to learn.
Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
A fool despises good counsel, but a wise man takes it to heart.
George Bernard Shaw
Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
A gentleman is one who puts more into the world than he takes out.
J. C. Macaulay
American clergyman and author
It takes a great man to give sound advice tactfully, but a greater to accept it graciously.
American writer 1927-
It takes a lot of courage to show your dreams to someone else.
American Boxer 1942-
Only a man who knows what it is like to be defeated can reach down to the bottom of his soul and come up with the extra ounce of power it takes to win when the match is even.
Charles De Montesquieu
French philosopher 1689-1755
Success in the majority of circumstances depends on knowing how long it takes to succeed.
Clare Boothe Luce
American diplomat and writer 1903-1987
Because I am a woman, I must make unusual efforts to succeed. If I fail, no one will say, "She doesn't have what it takes." They will say, "Women don't have what it takes."
Spanish cellist, composer, and conductor 1876-1973
Each person has inside a basic decency and goodness. If he listens to it and acts on it, he is giving a great deal of what it is the world needs most. It is not complicated but it takes courage. It takes courage for a person to listen to his own goodness and act on it.
English writer and poet 1803-1873
Every street has two sides, the shady side and the sunny. When two men shake hands and part, mark which of the two takes the sunny side; he will be the younger man of the two.
High achievement always takes place in the framework of high expectation.
Stephen R. Covey
American educator, author and businessman 1932-2012
It takes a great deal of character strength to apologize quickly out of one's heart rather than out of pity. A person must possess himself and have a deep sense of security in fundamental principles and values in order to genuinely apologize.
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