Success and Failure
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It's better to be an authentic loser than a false success, and to die alive than to live dead.
There is no security on this earth; there is only opportunity.
I have learned to use the word "impossible" with the greatest caution.
He who thinks he is raising a mound may only in reality be digging a pit.
This is as true in everyday life as it is in battle: we are given one life and the decision is ours whether to wait for circumstances to make up our mind, or whether to act and, in acting, to live.
A conclusion is simply the place where someone got tired of thinking.
The majority of the time, the thing that gets in the way of success... is your brain.
Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited power.
I don't have any solution but I certainly admire the problem.
Inform all the troops that communications have completely broken down.
To be sure of hitting the target, shoot first and whatever you hit, call it the target.
After spending many years in Wall Street and after making and losing millions of dollars I want to tell you this: It never was my thinking that made the big money for me. It always was my sitting.