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A successful woman preacher was once asked what special
by Anna Garlin Spencer

A successful woman preacher was once asked what special
obstacles have you met as a woman in the ministry? Not one,
she answered, except the lack of a minister's wife.
- Anna Garlin Spencer

It is an old error of man to forget to put quotation
marks where he borrows from a woman's brain!
- Anna Garlin Spencer

Can a woman become a genius of the first class? Nobody
can know unless women in general shall have equal opportunity with men in education,
in vocational choice, and in social welcome of their
best intellectual work for a number of generations.
- Anna Garlin Spencer

The experience of the race shows that we get our most
important education not through books but through our work.
We are developed by our daily task, or else demoralized by it,
as by nothing else.
- Anna Garlin Spencer

 

The failure of women to produce genius of the first
rank in most of the supreme forms of human effort has
been used to block the way of all women of talent and
ambition for intellectual achievement.
- Anna Garlin Spencer

The earth is ready, the time is ripe,
for the authoritative expression of the feminine as
well as the masculine interpretation of that common
social consensus which is slowly writing justice in
the State and fraternity in the social order.
- Anna Garlin Spencer

Of all the wastes of human ignorance perhaps the most
extravagant and costly to human growth has been the
waste of the distinctive powers of womanhood after the child-bearing age.
- Anna Garlin Spencer

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The essence of democracy is its assurance that every
human being should so respect himself and should be
so respected in his own personality that he should
have opportunity equal to that of every other human
being to show what he was meant to become.
- Anna Garlin Spencer

The difference between a successful person and others
is not a lack of strength,
not a lack of knowledge,
but rather a lack of will.
- Vince Lombardi

The man who is successful is the man who is useful.
- Bourke Cockran

Only he is successful in his business who makes that pursuit
which affords him the highest pleasure sustain him.
- Henry David Thoreau

Integrity is the essence of everything successful.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

Successful people ask better questions,
and as a result, they get better answers.
- Tony Robbins

Achievement seems to be connected with action.
Successful men and women keep moving.
They make mistakes, but they don't quit.
- Conrad Hilton

Without a humble but reasonable
confidence in your own powers
you cannot be successful or happy.
- Norman Vincent Peale

I believe that anyone can conquer fear
by doing the things he fears to do,
provided he keeps doing them until he gets
a record of successful experience behind him.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

Success seems to be connected with action.
Successful people keep moving.
They make mistakes, but they don't quit.
- Conrad Hilton

Successful people are simply those with successful habits.
- Brian Tracy

Success is not the key to happiness.
Happiness is the key to success.
If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
- Albert Schweitzer

The way to develop self-confidence
is to do the thing you fear
and get a record of successful experiences behind you.
- William Jennings Bryan

Believe in yourself. Have faith in your abilities.
Without a humble but reasonable confidence in your own powers
you cannot be successful or happy.
- Norman Vincent Peale

The most successful people in life
are generally those who have the best information.
- Benjamin Disraeli

The successful and happy ones dance lightly with life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The choice is to work alone to be a little
more successful than the next person,
or to work together for the great betterment of humanity.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

No man has a good enough memory to be a successful liar.
- Abraham Lincoln

Friends love misery, in fact.
Sometimes, especially if we are too lucky
or too successful or too pretty,
our misery is the only thing that endears us to our friends.
- Erica Jong

All successful people men and women are big dreamers.
They imagine what their future could be,
ideal in every respect,
and then they work every day toward
their distant vision,
that goal or purpose.
- Brian Tracy

Action is a great restorer and builder of confidence.
Inaction is not only the result, but the cause, of fear.
Perhaps the action you take will be successful;
perhaps different action or adjustments will have to follow.
But any action is better than no action at all.
- Norman Vincent Peale

The formula for achieving a successful relationship is simple:
you should treat all disasters as if they were trivialities
but never treat a triviality as if it were a disaster.
- Quentin Crisp

A working definition of Honor is,
"respect or esteem that has been earned."
Contemplate that for a moment.
It would be very special to earn the respect and esteem
of our family, our friends, our co-workers, our community, wouldn't it?
If anything, it is of even more moment to honor yourself.
Those who are successful and happy earn their own
self-respect and self-esteem.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

"Mother Teresa Prayer"
People are often unreasonable, illogical, and self-centered;
... Forgive them anyway.
If you are kind, people may accuse you
of selfish, ulterior motives;
... Be kind anyway.
If you are successful, you will win some
false friends and some true enemies;
... Succeed anyway.
If you are honest and frank, people may cheat you;
... Be honest and frank anyway.
What you spend years building, someone could destroy overnight;
... Build anyway.
If you find serenity and happiness, they may be jealous;
... Be happy anyway.
The good you do today, people will often forget tomorrow;
... Do good anyway.
Give the world the best you have, and it may never be enough;
... Give the world the best you've got anyway.
You see, in the final analysis, it is between you and God;
It was never between you and them anyway.
We can do no great things - only small things with great love.
- although commonly attributed to Mother Teresa,
who kept a copy of this prayer on
the wall of her Calcutta orphanage,
this prayer was actually written by Kent Keith.

A successful marriage requires falling in love many times,
always with the same person.
- Germaine Greer

Life is a constant opponent,
and an overpowering adversary if attacked directly.
The successful and happy ones dance lightly with life -
a parry here, a feint there - always engaged,
but never in the direct line of life's heaviest blows.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

It's our nature: Human beings like success but they hate successful people.
- Carrot Top

A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation
with the bricks others have thrown at him.
- David Brinkley

When did it become a problem to be a small businessman
and become successful? The small businessman -
like my father,
or like me?
- Glenn Beck

Every young man would do well to remember that all
successful business stands on the foundation of morality.
- Henry Ward Beecher

A successful lawsuit is the one worn by a policeman.
- Robert Frost

The successful revolutionary is a statesman,
the unsuccessful one a criminal.
- Erich Fromm

There is no point at which you can say,
"Well, I'm successful now.
I might as well take a nap."
- Carrie Fisher

I don't start with a design objective,
I start with a communication objective.
I feel my project is successful if it communicates
what it is supposed to communicate.
- Mike Davidson

Bodybuilding is much like any other sport.
To be successful, you must dedicate yourself 100% to your training,
diet and mental approach.
- Arnold Schwarzenegger

The successful man will profit from his mistakes and
try again in a different way.
- Dale Carnegie

For a successful technology, reality must take precedence over public relations,
for Nature cannot be fooled.
- Richard P. Feynman

The secret of a successful marriage is not to be at home too much.
- Colin Chapman

To be successful, a woman has to be much better at her job than a man.
- Golda Meir

The attempt to combine wisdom and power
has only rarely been successful and then only for a short while.
- Albert Einstein

Success is like death.
The more successful you become, the higher the houses
in the hills get and the higer the fences get.
- Kevin Spacey

Being a father, being a friend, those are the things
that make me feel successful.
- William Hurt

Belief in oneself is one of the most important bricks
in building any successful venture.
- Lydia M. Child

A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend.
A successful woman is one who can find such a man.
- Lana Turner

I was very strongly influenced by women's magazines
and I really believed tha a woman could not be married
and raise a family and have a successful career all at the same time.
- Helen Reddy

Against the beautiful and the clever and the successful,
one can wage a pitiless war, but not against the unattractive:
then the millstone weighs on the breast.
- Graham Greene

The candidates we have in this campaign are...
the most accomplished, in terms of public service,
that we've had since 1960.
One of them will be successful.
- Hillary Clinton

I don't think that Slaughterhouse-Five was successful movie material.
In fact, Vonnegut's books mostly I don't feel are movie material.
- Jerry Garcia

I am not successful, in terms of Hollywood.
- Robin Wright Penn

It is harder for a poor man to be successful than it is for a rich man.
- Gregory Nunn

If military movies were automatically successful we'd
make nothing but military movies.
But seriously, patriotism is one thing that all Americans have in common.
- Tommy Lee Jones

So it's hard to be an artist and be true to the reality
of the world you want to create and also make it entertaining
and successful financially.
- Antoine Fuqua

When we hide our failings from others,
we seek to hide them from ourselves,
and it is in the latter attempt that we are most successful.
- Pierre Nicole

Because I'm now successful, what I'm being offered
as an actor is more and more of the same.
- Jeremy Irons

Most success springs from an obstacle or failure.
I became a cartoonist largely because I failed in my
goal of becoming a successful executive.
- Scott Adams

One has to devote oneself to a particular pursuit.
To be successful at anything, you have to make a total commitment to it.
- Donald Johanson

I love my work.
I've had three successful series, and I want to find
out if I can make a fourth.
- Michael Landon

I thought the Barbie doll would always be successful.
- Ruth Handler

Balance is key: I need to be successful in my career to feel fulfilled,
be surrounded by people I care about to share it with,
and have my health to be able to do the things I love to do!
- Kiana Tom

When I was doing theater, I was very successful at
believing that I was great,
God's gift to the theater.
- Morgan Freeman

If all you're trying to do is essentially the same thing as your rivals,
then it's unlikely that you'll be very successful.
- Michael Porter

Although our war on drugs must be fortified with the best laws,
enforcement efforts and resources, we would not be
successful without your individual commitment to this cause.
- Mel Carnahan

I don't believe that efforts to prohibit only so-called
reproductive cloning can be successful.
- Leon Kass

My favorite characters are the ones that are the most successful movies.
- Christopher Walken


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