Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside them was superior to circumstance.
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- Most successful men have not achieved their distinction by having some new talent or opportunity that was at hand.
- When a load of bricks, dumped on a corner lot, can arrange themselves into a house; when a handful of springs and screws and wheels, emptied on a desk, can gather themselves into a watch, then and not until then will it seem sensible, to some of us at least, to believe that all these thousands or millions of worlds could have been created, balanced and set to revolving in their separate orbits — all without any directing intelligence at all.
- Sometimes when I consider what tremendous consequences come from little things. I am tempted to think there are no little things.
- No sex, age, or condition is above or below the absolute necessity of modesty; but without it one vastly beneath the rank of man.
- As a profession advertising is young; as a force it is as old as the world. The first four words ever uttered, Let there be light, constitute its charter. All nature is vibrant with its impulse.
- What a curious phenomenon it is that you can get men to die for the liberty of the world who will not make the little sacrifice that is needed to free themselves from their own individual bondage.