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Quote from Winston Churchill. Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.
Quote from Roland Topor. A gram of shit is enough to spoil kaviar kilo. A gram of kaviar don't improve a kilo of shit.
Quote from Christina Rossetti. What's more sadness than an inachieved work, it's a work never beginned.
Quote from Confucius. Happiness is not at the top of the mountain, but in how to climb.
Quote from Leo Tolstoy. Everything that I know... I know only because I love.
Quote from Victor Hugo. Hapiness is sometimes hidden in unknown.
Quote from August Strindberg. By attempting the impossible one can attain the highest level of the possible.
Nigerian proverb. Going slowly does not prevent arriving.
Quote from Honoré de Balzac. Love is not just a feeling, it is also an art.
Quote from Voltaire. The best government is where less unuseful people are.
Quote from Alan Alexander Milne. Sometimes, if you stand on the bottom rail of a bridge and lean over to watch the river slipping slowly away beneath you, you will suddenly know everything there is to be known.
Quote from Jean d'Ormesson. There are days, months, endless years when nothing happen. There are minutes and seconds that contain an entire world.
Quote from Jules Renard. Butterfly, folded this love letter seeks a flower address.
Quote from Oscar Wilde. Wisdom is to have dreams big enough not to lose sight when we pursue them.
Russian proverb. Trust, but verify.
Quote from Benjamin Franklin. Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.
Quote from Hans Christian Andersen. To travel is to live.
Quote from Laozi (老子). The more laws there are, the more thieves there are.
Quote from Archimedes. Give me a lever and a place to stand and I will move the earth.
Burkina Faso proverb. Friendship is a furrow in the sand, if you stop to remake it disappears.
Quote from Friedrich Novalis. The man does not advance the time, time drives forward man.
Quote from Dōgen. A flower falls, even though we love it; and a weed grows, even though we do not love it.
Congolese proverb. No matter the wind direction, the sun is always where it should go.
Quote from Gilbert Keith Chesterton. The world will never starve for want of wonders; but only for want of wonder.
Quote from Alexandre Dumas. If you give the impression that you need something, you will get nothing. To make money you have to appear to be rich.
Quote from Laozi (老子). The power is to impose its will on others. The force is to impose oneself.
Quote from Voltaire. I have decided to be happy, because it's good for my health.
Quote from Reid Hoffman - Linkedin co-founder. If you are not embarrassed by the first version of your product, you’ve launched too late.
Ivorian proveb. You cannot get the hippo with a hook.
Argentine proverb. When a tile falls from your roof, it's an opportunity to see ten thousand stars.
African proverb. The baobab's strength is in its roots.
Quote from Ennio Flaiano. Whatever I don't know, I learnt at school.
Quote from Alfred Tennyson. Come friends, it's not too late to seek a newer world.
Quote from Nicolas de Chamfort. The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.
Quote from Gustave Nadaud. To stay is to exist, but to travel, is to live.
Chinese proverb. Each stroke of anger is getting old, every smile is a facelift.
Gabon proverb. A young person who travels a lot is older than old who stayed in the village.
Quote from Albert Einstein. Everything must be made as simple as possible. But not simpler.
Quote from Orison Swett Marden. All men who have achieved great things have been great dreamers.
African proverb. So high that reaches a momentum thing is to land it returns.
Quote from Jack London. You can't wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club.
Benin proverb. If you do not know where you're going, remember where you came from.
Mexican proverb. We are all made of the same clay, but not from the same mold.
Quote from Socrates. The unexamined life is not worth living.
Quote from Oscar Wilde. You can't use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.
Quote from Marcel Achard. An optimist is he who thinks that a woman has finished her telephone call merely because she has said '.....well, be seeing you......'.
Quote from Friedrich Nietzsche. We only hear questions that we are able to answer.
Quote from Bob Hope. A bank is a place that will lend you money if you can prove that you don't need it.
Quote from Frank Kafka. A book must be the axe for the frozen sea within us.
Quote from Molière. A learned fool is more foolish than an ignorant fool.
Quote from Henry Ford. A business that makes nothing but money is a poor kind of business.
Quote from Kevin Kruse. Life is about making an impact, not making an income.
Quote from Jean-Jacques Schuhl. The best way not to get lost is not to know where you're going...
Russian proverb. If your heart is a rose, then your mouth will speak perfumed words.
Ethiopian proverb. If you've lost your horse, look under the seat.
Tuareg proverb. Better to walk without knowing where to go than to sit doing nothing.
Bolivia proverb. Mood for some sunshine? To repel rain, Bolivian land facing an inverted bottle.
Italian proverb. Once the game is over, the King and the pawn go back in the same box.
Finnish proverb. One cannot ski so softly that the tracks cannot be seen.
Quote from Jean Racine. All invention consists in making something out of nothing.
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