Samuel Smiles Quote

The path of success in business is invariably the path of common-sense. Nothwithstanding all that is said about "lucky hits," the best kind of success in every man's life is not that which comes by accident. The only "good time coming" we are justified in hoping for is that which we are capable of making for ourselves.


Self-help; with illustrations of character and conduct (ed. 1859)

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The path of success in business is invariably the path of common-sense. Nothwithstanding all that is said about lucky hits, the best kind of success...

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The path of success in business is invariably the path of common-sense. Nothwithstanding all that is said about lucky hits, the best kind of success...

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The path of success in business is invariably the path of common-sense. Nothwithstanding all that is said about lucky hits, the best kind of success...

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The path of success in business is invariably the path of common-sense. Nothwithstanding all that is said about lucky hits, the best kind of success...