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"Whatever drives your passion, be the last to accept the notion that the world you inherit cannot be improved. Be the last to accept the excuse that says that’s just how things are done here."
    -- Tim Cook
"There will be some days when you just might be bored. Other days you may not feel like going to work at all. Go anyway."
    -- Oprah Winfrey
"Approval from the people we admire is sweet, but it’s not enough to be the foundation of a happy life."
    -- Gretchen Rubin
"Animals are the bridge between us and the beauty of all that is natural. They show us what's missing in our lives, and how to love ourselves more completely and unconditionally. They connect us back to who we are, and to the purpose of why we're here."
    -- Trisha McCagh

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"If you ask a forensic pathologist, and he's an honest individual, he'll tell you what the defects in the system are."
    -- Dr. Vincent Di Maio
"You should enter a ballpark the way you enter a church."
    -- Bill Lee
"If you're in jail, you have all the time in the world. You have no reason to hurry, no reason to cut corners or to try to do too many things at once. You can slow down, concentrate. You can take the time to get every single detail right."
    -- Gretchen Rubin


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Quotes about Defeat

All terrorism must be condemned and fought equally with unwavering determination. It's only with this moral clarity that the forces of civilization will defeat the savagery of terrorism.
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I call on the entire civilized world to unite to defeat the plague of worldwide terrorism.
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When a man has fulfilled all four of these requisites--to be wide awake, to have fear, respect, and absolute assurance--there are no mistakes for which he will have to account; under such conditions his actions lose the blundering quality of the acts of a fool. If such a man fails, or suffers a defeat, he will have lost only a battle, and there will be no pitiful regrets over that.
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It is inevitable that some defeat will enter even the most victorious life. The human spirit is never finished when it is defeated...it is finished when it surrenders.
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The deepest human defeat suffered by human beings is constituted by the difference between what one was capable of becoming and what one has in fact become.
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I never seek to defeat the man I am fighting, I seek to defeat his confidence. A mind troubled by doubt cannot focus on the course to victory. Two men are equals - true equals - only when they both have equal confidence.
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An army of sheep led by a lion would defeat an army of lions led by a sheep.
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If I were asked to give what I consider the single most useful bit of advice for all humanity, it would be this Expect trouble as an inevitable part of life, and when it comes, hold your head high. Look it squarely in the eye, and say, I will be bigger than you. You cannot defeat me.
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