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You've got to be success minded. You've got to feel that things are coming your way when you're out selling; otherwise, you won't be able to sell anything.

Author: Curtis Carlson

Profession: American Businessman, Founder of Carlson Companies, Inc.

The most fearful unbelief is unbelief in your self.

Author: Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881)

Profession: Scottish Philosopher, Author

Conviction never so excellent, is worthless until it coverts itself into conduct.

Author: Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881)

Profession: Scottish Philosopher, Author

No iron chain, or outward force of any kind, can ever compel the soul of a person to believe or to disbelieve.

Author: Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881)

Profession: Scottish Philosopher, Author

The battle that never ends is the battle of belief against unbelief.

Author: Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881)

Profession: Scottish Philosopher, Author

Sometimes I've believed as many as six possible things before breakfast.

Author: Lewis Carroll (1832-1898)

Profession: British Writer, Mathematician

''One can't believe impossible things. I dare say you haven't had much practice,'' said the Queen. ''When I was your age, I always did it for half-an-hour a day. Why, sometimes I've believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.''

Author: Lewis Carroll (1832-1898)

Profession: British Writer, Mathematician

As a first approximation, I define ''belief'' not as the object of believing (a dogma, a program, etc.) but as the subject's investment in a proposition, the act of saying it and considering it as true.

Author: Michel De Certeau

Profession: French Writer

We have only to believe. And the more threatening and irreducible reality appears, the more firmly and desperately we must believe. Then, little by little, we shall see the universal horror unbend, and then smile upon us, and then take us in its more than human arms.

Author: Pierre Teilhard De Chardin (1881-1955)

Profession: French Christian Mystic, Author

Men will not believe because they will not broaden their minds.

Author: Lord Chesterfield (1694-1773)

Profession: British Statesman, Author

Acquire the courage to believe in yourself. Many of the things that you have been taught were at one time the radical ideas of individuals who had the courage to believe what their own hearts and minds told them was true, rather than accept the common beliefs of their day.

Author: Ching Ning Chu

Profession: Chinese-American Businesswoman, Lecturer, Author

He that will believe only what he can fully comprehend must have a long head or a very short creed.

Author: Charles Caleb Colton (1780-1832)

Profession: British Sportsman Writer

If a horse has four legs, and I'm riding it, I think I can win.

Author: Angel Cordero Jr.

Profession:

Drugs are not always necessary, but belief in recovery always is.

Author: Norman Cousins (1915-1990)

Profession: American Editor, Humanitarian, Author

Believe only half of what you see and nothing that you hear.

Author: Dinah Mulock Craik

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