andrew carnegie Quotes

The sole purpose of being rich is to give away money.
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— Andrew Carnegie
I will give a million dollars for any convincing proof of a future life.
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— Andrew Carnegie
All is well since all grows better.
— Andrew Carnegie
There is nothing that robs a righteous cause of its strength more than a millionaire's money.
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— Andrew Carnegie
Here lies one who knew how to get around him men who were cleverer than himself.
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— Andrew Carnegie
When fate hands us a lemon, let's try to make lemonade.
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— Andrew Carnegie
Men who reach decisions promptly usually have the capacity to move with definiteness of purpose in other circumstances.
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— Andrew Carnegie
Life is not so much a matter of position as of disposition.
— Andrew Carnegie
The worlds civilization started from the day on which everyone received reward for labour.
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— Andrew Carnegie
Do real and permanent good in this world.
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— Andrew Carnegie
The average person puts only 25% of his energy and ability into his work.
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— Andrew Carnegie
I don't believe in God. My God is patriotism. Teach a man to be a good citizen and you have solved the problem of life.
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— Andrew Carnegie
There is no class so pitiably wretched as that which possesses money and nothing else.
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— Andrew Carnegie
The man who dies rich, dies disgraced.
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— Andrew Carnegie
Surplus wealth is a sacred trust to be managed for the good of others.
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— Andrew Carnegie
You must capture and keep the heart of the original and supremely able man before his brain can do its best.
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— Andrew Carnegie
Every act you have ever performed since the day you were born was performed because you wanted something.
— Andrew Carnegie
It is more difficult to give money away intelligently than to earn it in the first place.
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— Andrew Carnegie
There is no idol more debasing than the worship of money.
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— Andrew Carnegie
The more difficult a problem becomes, the more interesting it is.
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— Andrew Carnegie
Humanities education is the worst thing for an industrialist.
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— Andrew Carnegie
Ninety percent of all millionaires become so through owning real estate.
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— Andrew Carnegie
A man's reading program should be as carefully planned as his daily diet, for that too is food, without which he cannot grow mentally.
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— Andrew Carnegie
You cannot push any one up a ladder unless he be willing to climb a little himself.
— Andrew Carnegie
Strong men don't compromise, it is said, and principles should never be compromised.
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— Andrew Carnegie
Anything in life worth having is worth working for.
— Andrew Carnegie
Do your duty and a little more and the future will take care of itself.
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— Andrew Carnegie
Watch the costs and the profits will take care of themselves.
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— Andrew Carnegie
The best time to expand is when no one else dares to take risks.
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— Andrew Carnegie
The secret of success lies not in doing your own work, but in recognizing the right man to do it.
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— Andrew Carnegie
One great cause of failure of young men in business is the lack of concentration.
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— Andrew Carnegie
No man becomes rich unless he enriches others.
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— Andrew Carnegie
A library outranks any other one thing a community can do to benefit its people. It is a never failing spring in the desert.
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— Andrew Carnegie
Young man, make your name worth something.
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— Andrew Carnegie
If you want to be happy, set a goal that commands your thoughts, liberates your energy, and inspires your hopes.
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— Andrew Carnegie
TEAMWORK: the fuel that allows common people attain uncommon results.
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— Andrew Carnegie
Any idea that is held in the mind that is either feared or revered will, begin at once to clothe itself in the most convenient and appropriate physical forms available.
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— Andrew Carnegie
Success is the power to acquire whatever one demands of life without violating the rights of others.
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— Andrew Carnegie
The first man gets the oyster, the second man gets the shell.
tags: men
— Andrew Carnegie
I resolved to stop accumulating and begin the infinitely more serious and difficult task of wise distribution.
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— Andrew Carnegie
andrew carnegie
Birth    : November 25, 1835
Death  : August 11, 1919
Occupation  : Business magnate

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