Orison Swett Marden
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Orison Swett Marden
You have not found your place until all your faculties are roused, and your whole nature consents and approves of the work you are doing.
Unless you have prepared yourself to profit by your chance, the opportunity will only make you ridiculous. A great occasion is valuable to you just…
No one has a corner on success. It is his who pays the price.
Power gravitates to the man who knows how.
No man fails who does his best.
Analyzing what you haven’t got as well as what you have is a necessary ingredient of a career.
A good system shortens the road to the goal.
Character is the indelible mark that determines the only true value of all people and all their work.
Be larger than your task.
Every youth owes it to himself and to the world to make the most possible out of the stuff that is in him.
You will never succeed while smarting under the drudgery of your occupation, if you are constantly haunted with the idea that you could succeed better…
The man who has no money is poor, but one who has nothing but money is poorer. He only is rich who can enjoy without…
Wisdom is knowledge which has become a part of one’s being.
The waste of life occasioned by trying to do too many things at once is appalling.
What power can poverty have over a home where loving hearts are beating with a consciousness of untold riches of the head and heart?
If you do not feel yourself growing in your work and your life broadening and deepening, if your task is not a perpetual tonic to…
The hand cannot reach higher than does the heart.
It is what we do easily and what we like to do that we do well.
No man can be ideally successful until he has found his place. Like a locomotive he is strong on the track, but weak anywhere else.
There is no stimulus like that which comes from the consciousness of knowing that others believe in us.
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