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I hear and I forget, I see and I remember. I do and I understand.

Chinese proverb

Teachers open the door but you must walk through it yourself.

Chinese proverb

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.

Mark Twain (1835-1910) U.S. humorist, writer, and lecturer.

Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try.

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Do not wait; the time will never be ''just right.'' Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.

Napoleon Hill (1883-1970) American speaker and motivational writer.


The journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step.

Chinese proverb

Initiative is doing the right thing without being told.

Victor Hugo (1802-1885) French poet, dramatist and novelist.

Do something. If it works, do more of it. If it doesn't, do something else.

Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882-1945) Thirty-second President of the USA.

When you see a rattlesnake poised to strike you, do not wait until he has struck before you crush him.

Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882-1945) Thirty-second President of the USA.

Whatever you do may seem insignificant, but it is most important that you do it.

Mahatma Gandhi (1869-1948) Preeminent leader of Indian nationalism.