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Self-reliance

No one can cheat you out of ultimate success but yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) U.S. poet, essayist and lecturer.

The best place to find a helping hand is at the end of your own arm.

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Everyone is a self-made person, but only the successful admit it.

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God loves to help him who strives to help himself. - Aeschylus,

Aeschylus (BC 525-BC 456) Greek dramatist.

Self-reliance is its aversion. It loves not realities and creators, but names and customs.

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) U.S. poet, essayist and lecturer.

The best lightning rod for your protection is your own spine.

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) U.S. poet, essayist and lecturer.

This gives force to the strong -- that the multitude have no habit of self-reliance or original action.

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) U.S. poet, essayist and lecturer.

Help yourself, and Heaven will help you.

Jean de La Fontaine (1621-1695) French poet.

God helps them that help themselves.

Proverb

Chance never helps those who do not help themselves.

Sophocles (497/6 BC-406/5 BC) Greek tragic poet.

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