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Persistence can grind an iron beam down into a needle.
Extreme patience and persistence are required,
Yet everybody succeeds at this before being handed
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The professors laugh at themselves, they laugh at life; they long ago abjured the bitch-goddess Success, and the best of them will ...
Persistence in a single view has never been regarded as a merit in political leaders.
Nothing in the world can take the place of Persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. ...
What staggers me is not the persistence of illusion, but the persistence of the world in the face of illusion.
How then can we account for the persistence of the myth that inside the empty nest lives a shattered and depressed shell of a woma ...
"Jim," she said earnestly, "if I was put down there in the middle of the night, I could find my way all over that little town; and ...
When we look back, the only things we cherish are those which in some way met our original want; the desire which formed in us in ...
Values are tapes we play on the Walkman of the mind: any tune we choose so long as it does not disturb others.
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