37 Total Quotes

Orison Marden Quotes

Analyzing what you haven't got as well as what you have is a necessary ingredient of a career.
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#Ability

Every germ of goodness will at last struggle into bloom and fruitage...true success follows every right step.
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#Goodness

Resolve that whatever you do, you will bring the whole man to it; that you will fling the whole weight of your being into it.
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#Commitment #Man

The size of your accomplishments, the quality of your achievement, will depend very largely on how big a man you see in yourself, what sort of image you get of your possible self, yourself at your best.
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#Vision #Achievement

We make the world we live in and shape our own environment.
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#Environment

There can be no failure to a man who has not lost his courage, his character, his self respect, or his self-confidence. He is still a King.
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#Mistakes #Character

There is no medicine like hope, no incentive so great, and no tonic so powerful as expectation of something better tomorrow
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#Expectation

Doing common things uncommonly well.
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#Excellence

Obstacles are like wild animals. They are cowards but they will bluff you if they can. If they see you are afraid of them, they are liable to spring upon you; but if you look them squarely in the eye, they will slink out of sight.
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#Animals

Most of our obstacles would melt away if, instead of cowering before them, we should make up our minds to walk boldly through them.
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#Fear #Editor's Pick #Mind #inspirational #Quote of the Day

The Creator has not given you a longing to do that which you have no ability to do
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#Ability

I'm proof that great things can happen to ordinary people if they work hard and never give up.
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#People #Perseverance

To many a man, and sometimes to a youth, there comes the opportunity to choose between honorable competence and tainted wealth. The young man who starts out to be poor and honorable, holds in his hand one of the strongest elements of success.
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#Beginning #Honesty

It is psychological law that whatever we desire to accomplish we must impress upon the subjective or subconscious mind.
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#Mind #Desire

No employer today is independent of those about him. He cannot succeed alone, no matter how great his ability or capital. Business today is more than ever a question of cooperation.
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#Ability #Cooperation

There is something greater than wealth, grander even than fame. Manhood and character stand for success - nothing else really does.
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#Character

It is certain that the greatest poets, orators, statesmen and historians, men of the most brilliant and imposing talents, have labored as hard, if not harder, than day laborers; and that the most obvious reason why they have been superior to other me
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#Historians

Achievement is not always success, while reputed failure often is. It is honest endeavor, persistent effort to do the best possible under any and all circumstances.
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#Success #Achievement