1. 10

    Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there.

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  2. 9

    Don't measure yourself by what you have accomplished, but by what you should have accomplished with your ability.

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  3. 8

    Consider the rights of others before your own feelings, and the feelings of others before your own rights.

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  4. 7

    Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out.

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  5. 6

    If you're not making mistakes, then you're not doing anything. I'm positive that a doer makes mistakes.

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  6. 5

    Winning takes talent, to repeat takes character.

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  7. 4

    The most powerful leadership tool you have is your own personal example.

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  8. 3

    Seek opportunities to show you care. The smallest gestures often make the biggest difference.

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  9. 2

    Don't mistake activity for achievement.

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  10. 1

    Nothing will work unless you do.

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    Don't mistake activity with achievement.

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    The most powerful leadership tool you have is your own example.

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    If you're not making mistakes then you're not doing anything.

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    It takes time to create excellence. If it could be done quickly, more people would do it.

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    Failure is not fatal, but failure to change might be.

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    When opportunity comes, it is too late to prepare.

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    Listen if you want to be heard.

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    Don't let what you can't do stop you from doing what you can do.

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    Don't let making a living prevent you from making a life.

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    Don't let yesterday take up too much of today.

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