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There are some achievements which are never done in the presence of those who hear of them. Catching salmon is one, and working all night is another.


Anthony Trollope


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Fresh air is good if you do not take too much of it; most of the achievements and pleasures of life are in bad air.


Oliver Wendell Holmes


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When you're young, the silliest notions seem the greatest achievements.


Pearl Bailey


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It is not the clear-sighted who rule the world. Great achievements are accomplished in a blessed, warm fog.


Joseph Conrad


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Contemplation and wisdom are highest achievements and man is not totally at home with them.


Gabriel Marcel


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A constant struggle, a ceaseless battle to bring success from inhospitable surroundings, is the price of all great achievements.


Orison Swett Marden


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I stood for parliament with the amazing support and help of my ex-husband, but it's not something that was handed to me like a peerage. I worked hard and was elected. So my achievements, such as they are, are my own.


Louise Mensch


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And the actual achievements of biology are explanations in terms of mechanisms founded on physics and chemistry, which is not the same thing as explanations in terms of physics and chemistry.


Michael Polanyi


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I'm not the type who'll yell about my achievements from the rooftops.


Aishwarya Rai


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The worth of a civilization or a culture is not valued in the terms of its material wealth or military power, but by the quality and achievements of its representative individuals - its philosophers, its poets and its artists.


Herbert Read


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