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If given a choice between a potentially great hardship and doing nothing, p

If given a choice between a potentially great hardship and doing nothing, people gravitate toward what was most familiar and comfortable. That was why leadership was needed. To do what was necessary rather than what was easy.
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I am not what you are. I am only what I can see. I am me.

I am not what you are. I am only what I can see. I am me.
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Ernest Ransom: These are not the best if times...as your editorials remind

Ernest Ransom: These are not the best if times...as your editorials remind us A.A. Hayes : Why not get a Democrat back in there? Ernest Ransom: These are not the worst of times eithers Dingley Falls
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Don't pull any shit because you want to show off.” “Wait a second.” She loo

Don't pull any shit because you want to show off.” “Wait a second.” She looked down then back up. “Nope, I haven't grown a cock in the last few minutes. I have no need to prove whose is bigger.
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Being a movie star, and this applies to all of them, means being looked at

Being a movie star, and this applies to all of them, means being looked at from every possible direction. You are never left at peace, you're just fair game.
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On the first day of school, my teacher, Miss Mdingane, gave each of us an E

On the first day of school, my teacher, Miss Mdingane, gave each of us an English name and said that from thenceforth that was the name we would answer to in school. This was the custom among Africans in those days and was undoubtedly due to the British b
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If high aspirations = high fear, overcoming high fear = achieving high aspi

If high aspirations = high fear, overcoming high fear = achieving high aspirations.
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Obsession is hard work and can only be performed at full speed for short pe

Obsession is hard work and can only be performed at full speed for short periods of time.
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No innovation in the past 200 years has done more to save lives and improve

No innovation in the past 200 years has done more to save lives and improve health than the sanitation revolution triggered by invention of the toilet. But it did not go far enough. It only reached one-third of the world.
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All this while I kept thinking where did I go wrong, all this while he wasn

All this while I kept thinking where did I go wrong, all this while he wasn't mine to lose.
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They have no achievements of their own. They've made nothing, created nothi

They have no achievements of their own. They've made nothing, created nothing, worked at nothing. They will leave no trace that they ever existed. They have no legacy except for their names, which they did nothing to earn.
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The creations of a great writer are little more than the moods and passions

The creations of a great writer are little more than the moods and passions of his own heart, given surnames and Christian names, and sent to walk the earth.
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