"The secret of man's being is not only to live but to have something to live for."
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"What makes life dreary is the want of a motive."
"The only failure a man ought to fear is failure in cleaving to the purpose he sees to be best."
"Men achieve a certain greatness unawares, when working to another aim."
"Ever more people today have the means to live, but no meaning to live for."
"There is no meaning to life except the meaning man gives his life by unfolding of his powers."
"Be the business never so painful, you may have it done for money."
"It is good to follow one's own bent, so long as it leads upward."
"What is my life if I am no longer useful to others."
"A purpose you impart is no longer your own."
"Be above it! Make the world serve your purpose, but do not serve it."
"Every person above the ordinary has a certain mission that they are called to fulfill."
"To the person with a firm purpose all men and things are servants."
"Pray that your loneliness may spur you into finding something to live for, great enough to die for."
"It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters, in the end"
"Many good purposes lie in the churchyard."
"Strong lives are motivated by dynamic purposes; lesser ones exist on wishes and inclinations."
"The only way you can be successful on a post or win at it is to be at cause over it."
"The meaning of life is to give life meaning."
"Great minds have purposes; others have wishes."
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