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Andrew Carnegie
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.
Andrew Carnegie
#Approval

Andrew Carnegie
The secret of success lies not in doing your own work, but in recognizing the right man to do it
Andrew Carnegie
#Decisions

Andrew Carnegie
The way to become rich is to put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket.
Andrew Carnegie
#American Businessman

Andrew Carnegie
Do your duty and a little more and the future will take care of itself.
Andrew Carnegie
#American Businessman #Determination

Andrew Carnegie
No amount of ability is of the slightest avail without honor.
Andrew Carnegie
#Ability #Scottish Philosopher

Andrew Carnegie
The first man gets the oyster, the second man gets the shell.
Andrew Carnegie
#American Businessman #Man

Andrew Carnegie
You must capture and keep the heart of the original and supremely able man before his brain can do its best.
Andrew Carnegie
#American Businessman #Heart

Andrew Carnegie
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
Andrew Carnegie
#American Businessman #Self

Andrew Carnegie
The man who dies rich dies disgraced
Andrew Carnegie
#Death

Andrew Carnegie
Those who would administer wisely must, indeed, be wise, for one of the serious obstacles to the improvement of our race is indiscriminate charity
Andrew Carnegie
#Improvement

Andrew Carnegie
It was from my own early experience that I decided there was no use to which money could be applied so productive of good to boys and girls who have good within them and ability and ambition to develop it as the founding of a public library
Andrew Carnegie
#Experience

Andrew Carnegie
The problem of our age is the proper administration of wealth, so that the ties of brotherhood may still bind together the rich and poor in harmonious relationship
Andrew Carnegie
#Brotherhood

Andrew Carnegie
This, then, is held to be the duty of the man of wealth: First, to set an example of modest, unostentatious living, shunning display or extravagance; to provide moderately for the legitimate wants of those dependent upon him; and, after doing so, to consider all surplus revenues which come to him simply as trust funds, which he is called upon to administer, and strictly bound as a matter of duty to administer in the manner which, in his judgment, is best calculated to produce the most beneficial results for the community /the man of wealth thus becoming the mere trustee and agent for his poorer brethren, bringing to their service his superior wisdom, experience and ability to administer, doing for them better than they would or could do for themselves.
Andrew Carnegie
#Duty

Andrew Carnegie
Every act you have ever performed since the day you were born was performed because you wanted something.
Andrew Carnegie
#American Businessman

Andrew Carnegie
When it is a question of God's almighty Spirit, never say, "I can't."
Andrew Carnegie
#Scottish Theologian #Spirit

Andrew Carnegie
Whatever I engage in, I must push inordinately.
Andrew Carnegie
#American Businessman

Andrew Carnegie
I resolved to stop accumulating and begin the infinitely more serious and difficult task of wise distribution.
Andrew Carnegie
#American Businessman

Andrew Carnegie
I would as soon leave my son a curse as the almighty dollar.
Andrew Carnegie
#American Businessman

Andrew Carnegie
There is no use whatever trying to help people who do not help themselves. You cannot push anyone up a ladder unless he be willing to climb himself.
Andrew Carnegie
#Self-improvement

Andrew Carnegie
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
Andrew Carnegie
#American Businessman

Andrew Carnegie
There is no class so pitiably wretched as that which possesses money and nothing else.
Andrew Carnegie
#American Businessman

Andrew Carnegie
I can't afford to pay them any other way.
Andrew Carnegie
#Payment

Andrew Carnegie
Concentrate your energies, your thoughts and your capital. The wise man puts all his eggs in one basket and watches the basket.
Andrew Carnegie
#American Businessman