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Whether a inspirational quote from your favorite celebrity William Faulkner, Donald Rumsfeld or an motivational message about giving it your best from a successful business person, we can all benefit from a famous predecessors quote.

Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself. — William Faulkner

Don't speak ill of your predecessors or successors. You didn't walk in their shoes. — Donald Rumsfeld

To equal a predecessor, one must have twice they worth. — Baltasar Gracian

I've never been a fan of presidents who place blame on their predecessors or who accept credit for events that couldn't have been engineered so soon in their tenure. — Kathleen Parker

Each generation wants new symbols, new people, new names. They want to divorce themselves from their predecessors. — Jim Morrison

In art, all who have done something other than their predecessors have merited the epithet of revolutionary; and it is they alone who are masters. — Paul Gauguin

High culture is nothing but a child of that European perversion called history, the obsession we have with going forward, with considering the sequence of generations a relay race in which everyone surpasses his predecessor, only to be surpassed by his successor. Without this relay race called history there would be no European art and what characterizes it: a longing for originality, a longing for change. Robespierre, Napoleon, Beethoven, Stalin, Picasso, they're all runners in the relay race, they all belong to the same stadium. — Milan Kundera

Always dream and shoot higher than you know you can reach. Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries and predecessors; try to be better than yourself. — Unknown