“One secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.”

— Benjamin Disraeli —

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“I wish to preach, not the doctrine of ignoble ease, but the doctrine of the strenuous life.”

— Theodore Roosevelt —

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“Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.”

— Plato —

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“Develop an interest in life as you see it the people, things, literature, music – the world is so rich, simply throbbing with rich treasures, beautiful souls and interesting people. Forget yourself.”

— Henry Miller —

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“Life is anything that dies when you stomp on it.”

— Dave Barry —

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“Life is like a trumpet – if you don’t put anything into it, you don’t get anything out of it.”

— William Christopher Handy —

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“Life without liberty is like a body without spirit.”

— Khalil Gibran —

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“Any life is made up of a single moment, the moment in which a man finds out, once and for all, who he is.”

— Jorge Luis Borges —

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“If I had to live my life again, I’d make the same mistakes, only sooner.”

— Tallulah Bankhead —

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