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Marilyn MonroeA career is wonderful, but you can't curl up with it on a cold night.

—  Marilyn Monroe, 1926-1962, American actress

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Niccolò MachiavelliIt is not titles that make men illustrious, but men who make titles illustrious.

—  Niccolò Machiavelli, 1469-1527, Italian political philosopher

Ralph Waldo EmersonHitch your wagon to a star.

—  Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1803-1884, American philosopher

CiceroIf a man aspires to the highest place, it is no dishonor to him to halt at the second, or even at the third.

—  Cicero, 106-43 BC, Roman orator & statesman

Peter DruckerRank does not confer privilege or give power. It imposes responsibility.

—  Peter Drucker, 1909–2005, Austrian management guru

Pablo PicassoWhen I was a child, my mother said to me, “If you become a soldier, you'll be a general. If you become a monk, you'll end up as the Pope.” Instead, I became a painter and wound up as Picasso.

—  Pablo Picasso, 1881-1973, Spanish painter


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TalleyrandRegimes may fall and fail, but I do not.

—  Talleyrand, 1754-1838, French statesman & diplomat










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