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I've got a theory that if you give 100 percent all of the time, somehow things will work out in the end.
Someone receives a promotion, gets an important assignment, makes a major discovery, or moves into the president's office. ''He's lucky',' an envious person remarks. ''He gets the breaks; they're always in his favor'.' In reality, luck or the breaks of life had little or nothing to do with it. So-called ''luck'' usually is found at the exact point where preparation meets opportunity. For a time, an individual may get ahead by ''pull',' but eventually someone with push will displace him. Success is not due to a fortuitous concourse of stars at our birth, but to a steady trail of sparks from the grindstone of hard work each day.
Men are made stronger on realization that the helping hand they need is at the end of their own arm.
I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
Enthusiasm is the engine of success.