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George Washington Carver Quotes

(1864-1943), American Scientist

Ninety-nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses.

Category: Failure

When you can do the common things in life in a uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.

Category: Fame

When I was young, I said to God, god, tell me the mystery of the universe. But God answered, that knowledge is for me alone. So I said, god, tell me the mystery of the peanut. Then God said, well, George, that's more nearly your size.

Category: God

Where there is no vision, there is no hope.

Category: Hope

Nothing is more beautiful than the loveliness of the woods before sunrise.

Category: Nature

How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving, and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because some day in life you will have been all these.

Category: Service