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    The great question is not whether you

    “The great question is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with failure.”

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    Every girl should use what Mother Nature

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    Slump, and the world slumps with you.

    “Slump, and the world slumps with you. Push, and you push alone.”

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    Fortune knocks but once, but misfortune has

    “Fortune knocks but once, but misfortune has much more patience.”

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    Competence, like truth, beauty, and contact lenses,

    “Competence, like truth, beauty, and contact lenses, is in the eye of the beholder.”

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    The best intelligence test is what we

    “The best intelligence test is what we do with our leisure.”

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    Originality is the fine art of remembering

    “Originality is the fine art of remembering what you hear but forgetting where you heard it.”

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    The best intelligence test is what we

    “The best intelligence test is what we do with our leisure.”

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    An intelligence test sometimes shows a man

    “An intelligence test sometimes shows a man how smart he would have been not to have taken it.”

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    Education is a method whereby one acquires

    “Education is a method whereby one acquires a higher grade of prejudices.”

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    Early to bed, early to rise, work

    “Early to bed, early to rise, work like hell, and advertise.”

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    Competence, like truth, beauty, and contact lenses,

    “Competence, like truth, beauty, and contact lenses, is in the eye of the beholder.”

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    Work is accomplished by those employees who

    “Work is accomplished by those employees who have not yet reached their level of incompetence.”

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    Television has changed the American child from

    “Television has changed the American child from an irresistable force to an immovable object.”

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    Originality is the fine art of remembering

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