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8 Great Calvin Coolidge Quotes

September 20, 2010

 

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Here are eight awesome Calvin Coolidge quotes.  Which is your favorite

1. “I have never been hurt by anything I didn’t say.”

2. “No man ever listened himself out of a job.”

3. “Nothing in the world can take place of persistence.  Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent.  Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost priceless.  Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts.  Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.  The slogan ‘Press On’ has solved and will always solve the problems of the human race.”

4. “All growth depends upon activity.  There is no developement physically or intellectually without effort, and effort means work.”

5. “No person was ever honored for what he received.  Honor has been the reward for what he gave.”

6. “Those who trust to chance must abide by the rules of chance.”

7. “I have found it advisable not to give too much heed to what people say when I am trying to accomplish something of consequence.  Invariably they proclaim it can’t be done.  I deem that the very best time to make the effort.”

8. “Advertising is the most potent influence in adapting and changing the habits and modes of life affecting what we eat, what we wear, and the work and play of a whole nation.”

Read more quotes here:

http://www.quotationspage.com/quotes/Calvin_Coolidge/

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