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Regardless of how you feel inside, always try to look like a winner. Even if you are behind, a sustained
look of control and confidence can give you a mental edge that results in victory.
-Arthur Ashe

One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation.
-Arthur Ashe

True heroism is remarkably sober, very undramatic. It is not the urge to surpass all others at whatever cost, but the urge to serve others, at whatever cost.
-Arthur Ashe

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Opportunities fly by while we sit regretting the chances we have lost.

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None of us will ever accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to this whisper which is heard by him alone.
-Ralph Waldo Emerson

You make the world a better place by making yourself a better person.

On the mountains of truth you can never climb in vain: either you will reach a point higher up today, or you will be training your powers so that you will be able to climb higher tomorrow.
-Nietzsche

Education is the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or your self-confidence.
-Robert Frost

In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.
-Robert Frost

So many Gods, so many creeds,
So many paths that wind and wind,
When just the art of being kind
Is all this sad world needs.
-Ella Wheeler Wilcox

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Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
-Henry Ford

Do not judge by appearances; a rich heart may be under a poor coat.
-Scottish Proverb

The respect of those you respect is worth more than the applause of the multitude.
-Glasgow

The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it,
you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege
of owning yourself.
-Friedrich Nietzsche

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Happiness is a choice that requires effort at times.

Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action.

The Constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.
– B. Franklin

Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go.
– Oscar Wilde