1. 10

    A leader is a man who can adapt principles to circumstances.

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  2. 9

    Achievers are resolute in their goals and driven by determination. Discouragement is temporary, obstacles are overcome, and doubt is defeated, yielding to personal victory. You need to overcome the tug of people against you as you reach for high goals. Accept the challenges, so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory.

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  3. 8

    The more you sweat in battle, the less you bleed in war.

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  4. 7

    A good plan violently executed now is better than a perfect plan executed next week.

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  5. 6

    Courage is fear holding on a minute longer.

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  6. 5

    To me it seems certain that the fatalistic teachings of Muhammad and the utter degradation of women is the outstanding cause for the arrested development of the Arab. He is exactly as he was around the year 700, while we have kept on developing.

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  7. 4

    I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.

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  8. 3

    The test of success is not what you do when you are on top. Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom.

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  9. 2

    The object of war is not to die for your country but to make the other bastard die for his.

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  10. 1

    If everyone is thinking alike, then somebody isn't thinking.

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  11. Last Update: 5 August 2021

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