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Motivational Sayings on Progress
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Difficulties in life are intended to make us better, not bitter.
-- Dan Reeves

People never improve unless they look to some standard or example higher and better than themselves.
-- Tryon Edwards

If there is no struggle, there is no progress.
-- Frederick Douglass

I will say this for adversity: people seem to be able to stand it, and that is more than I can say for prosperity.
-- Kin Hubbard

Prosperity is no just scale; adversity is the only balance to weigh friends.
-- Plutarch

We’re all of us a little greedy... We’re all somewhat courageous, and we’re all considerably cowardly. We’re all imperfect, and life is simply a perpetual, unending struggle against those imperfections.
-- Sidney Poitier

It’s all right to hesitate if you then go ahead!
-- Bertolt Brecht

The family is the building block for whatever solidarity there is in society.
-- Jill Ruckelshaus

If at first you DO succeed, try something harder.
-- Ann Landers

Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.
-- Andre Gide

Democracy, like love, can survive almost any attack - except negligence and indifference.
-- Unknown Author

Don't worry about what's ahead. Just go as far as you can go - from there you can see farther.
-- Unknown Author

Do not fear going forward slowly; fear only to stand still.
-- Chinese Proverb

If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask.
-- W. Clement Stone

From a little spark comes a great fire.
-- Polish Proverb

Don't live in the past...you have already been there.
-- Unknown Author

Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents which, in prosperous circumstances, would have lain dormant.
-- Horace

Change is inevitable, except from a vending machine.
-- Robert C. Gallagher

Everything now being done is going to be done differently; it's going to be done better, and if you don't do it, your competitor will.
-- Unknown Author

People prefer to stay with problems they understand rather than look for solutions they're uncomfortable with.
-- Unknown Author

All change is not growth; all movement is not forward.
-- Ellen Glasgow

Well begun is half done.
-- Aristotle

Don't let yesterday use up too much of today.
-- Native American Proverb

The more you read, the more you know; The more you know, the further you go.
-- Dr. Seuss

Time is like a river - it flows by and doesn't return.
-- Chinese Proverb


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Progress
Difficulties in life are intended to make us better, not bitter.

-- Dan Reeves

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