Words of Wisdon #17

learningwithoutscars

Today I want to introduce you to Orison Swett Marden. He was an inspirational writer born in 1850 died 1924.

  • Success is not measured by what you accomplish but by the opposition you have encountered, and the courage with which you have maintained the struggle against overwhelming odds.
  • Don’t wait for extraordinary opportunities. Seize common occasions and make them great. Weak men wait for opportunities; strong men make them.
  • A constant struggle, a ceaseless battle to bring success from the inhospitable surroundings, is the price of all great achievements.
  • All men who have achieved great things have been great dreamers.
  • 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.
  • Success is the child of drudgery and perseverance. It cannot be coaxed or bribed; pay the price and it is yours.
  • Joyfulness keeps the…

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