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YouTube began as a failed video-dating site. Twitter was a failed music service. In each case, the founders continued to try new concepts when their big ideas failed. They often worked around the clock to try to overcome their failure before all their capital was spent. Speed to fail gives a startup more runway to pivot and ultimately succeed.

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How is it that everyone on this train has so much alcohol?""We always head

How is it that everyone on this train has so much alcohol?""We always head to Canada at the beginning of the season," she says taking her seat again. "Their laws are much more civilized. Cheers.
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A teacher is a sower of seed, a spiritual agriculturist, while he who teach

A teacher is a sower of seed, a spiritual agriculturist, while he who teaches himself is the wise farmer of his own mental plot.
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If you have kindness in your heart, you offer acts of kindness to touch the

If you have kindness in your heart, you offer acts of kindness to touch the hearts of others wherever you go—whether they are random or planned. Kindness becomes a way of life.
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He threw all his affection at them and hoped that some of it would stick, m

He threw all his affection at them and hoped that some of it would stick, maybe even come back to him, though if it didn't he gave it anyway; he gave it more, even, because everyone had something that needed to come out.
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I did exactly what you told me to do, Nick. Didn't you tell me to just writ

I did exactly what you told me to do, Nick. Didn't you tell me to just write the stupid book already? And that even doing the worst thing on the planet had to count for something? Well I can't think of anything worse than what I'm about to do, which is wh
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I am not myself.My thoughts are tangled in words that are not my own.

I am not myself.My thoughts are tangled in words that are not my own.
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Denial has rented a room in my head and frequently stomps around slamming d

Denial has rented a room in my head and frequently stomps around slamming doors.
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Mankind, in all his lusts, punishes himself. The gods have to do very littl

Mankind, in all his lusts, punishes himself. The gods have to do very little.
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Find a new and better leader within yourself, for yourself.

Find a new and better leader within yourself, for yourself.
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You have the world at your feet if you have wisdom in your mind.You have th

You have the world at your feet if you have wisdom in your mind.You have the world in your hands if you have joy in your heart.You have the world in your bosom if you have love in your soul.
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Familialism consists of magically denying social reality, and avoiding all

Familialism consists of magically denying social reality, and avoiding all connections with the actual flux.
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My science teachers always encouraged their classes to 'go out and discover

My science teachers always encouraged their classes to 'go out and discover something' because all scientific endeavors depend on observation and experimentation. Through such pursuits, anyone can find something new to science, and if it's truly novel, th
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