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Go to the people. Learn from them. Live with them. Start with what they know. Build with what they have. The best of leaders when the job is done, when the task is accomplished, the people will say we have done it ourselves.

Lao Tzu

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, loving someone deeply gives you courage.

Lao Tzu

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.

Lao Tzu

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.

Lao Tzu

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Anonymous

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Sooner or later the truth comes to light.

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We get to make a living , we give to make a life.

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Hasta la vista, baby. :

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Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.

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Unattributed

A lie has speed, but truth has endurance.

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The maxim "Nothing but perfection" may be spelled "Paralysis".

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I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite.

G. K. Chesterton

Leadership is power to endure an ongoing quest for information or influence not just actual triumphs like making profits or achieving stated objectives.

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Now is wanted intense karma-yoga with unbounded courage and indomitable strength in the heart. Then only will the people of the country be roused.

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