"Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends and fads and popular opinion."
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"We always take credit for the good and attribute the bad to fortune."
"There is a woman at the beginning of all great things."
"The greatest things are accomplished by individual people, not by committees or companies."
"The world is divided into people who do things and people who get the credit."
"Whoever is winning at the moment will always seem to be invincible."
"I attempt an arduous task; but there is no worth in that which is not a difficult achievement."
"You get whatever accomplishment you are willing to declare."
"Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that."
"You will soon break the bow if you keep it always stretched."
"I am always doing things I can't do, that's how I get to do them."
"My age is as a lusty winter, frosty but kindly."
"Old men are dangerous: it doesn't matter to them what is going to happen to the world."
"Every man over forty is a scoundrel."
"The golden age is before us, not behind us."
"A healthy old fellow, who is not a fool, is the happiest creature living."
"That man never grows old who keeps a child in his heart."
"The trick is growing up without growing old."
"What a man knows at fifty that he did not know at twenty is for the most part incommunicable."
"Age is a high price to pay for maturity."
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