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Be brave. Take risks. Nothing can substitute experience.
The Internet is so big, so powerful and pointless that for some people it is a complete substitute for life.
There is no substitute for hard work.
Thomas A. Edison
The problem is that at a lot of big companies, process becomes a substitute for thinking. You're encouraged to behave like a little gear in a complex machine. Frankly, it allows you to keep people who aren't that smart, who aren't that creative.
Humility is no substitute for a good personality.
Marxism, Freudianism, global warming. These are proof - of which history offers so many examples - that people can be suckers on a grand scale. To their fanatical followers they are a substitute for religion. Global warming, in particular, is a creed, a faith, a dogma that has little to do with science.
If you record the sound of bacon in a frying pan and play it back, it sounds like the pops and cracks on an old 33 1/3 recording. Almost exactly like that. You could substitute it for that sound.
Neurosis is always a substitute for legitimate suffering.
There is no substitute for hard work, 23 or 24 hours a day. And there is no substitute for patience and acceptance.
Substitute 'damn' every time you're inclined to write 'very'; your editor will delete it and the writing will be just as it should be.
It is art that makes life, makes interest, makes importance and I know of no substitute whatever for the force and beauty of its process.
If in preaching the gospel you substitute your knowledge of the way of salvation for confidence in the power of the gospel, you hinder people from getting to reality.
Organisation can never be a substitute for initiative and for judgement.
Louis D. Brandeis
In truth, politeness is artificial good humor, it covers the natural want of it, and ends by rendering habitual a substitute nearly equivalent to the real virtue.
I reject your reality and substitute my own.
My childhood was very difficult. I had every childhood disease and then some, but my parents didn't mollycoddle me. They left me to fight those battles on my own. I guess that was very Canadian, very stoic. But it's good. I had to become a warrior. I had to give up hope and find a substitute for hope that would be far more stable.
I like live audiences, with real people - virtual reality is no substitute.
Nothing can substitute for just plain hard work. I had to put in the time to get back. And it was a grind. It meant training and sweating every day. But I was completely committed to working out to prove to myself that I still could do it.
Socialism proposes no adequate substitute for the motive of enlightened selfishness that today is at the basis of all human labor and effort, enterprise and new activity.
William Howard Taft
There is no substitute under the heavens for productive labor. It is the process by which dreams become realities. It is the process by which idle visions become dynamic achievements.
Gordon B. Hinckley
Rhetoric is a poor substitute for action, and we have trusted only to rhetoric. If we are really to be a great nation, we must not merely talk; we must act big.
There is simply no substitute for hard work when it comes to achieving success.
I think that my biggest attribute to any success that I have had is hard work. There really is no substitute for working hard.
Nothing else can quite substitute for a few well-chosen, well-timed, sincere words of praise. They're absolutely free and worth a fortune.
However successful you are, there is no substitute for a close relationship. We all need them.
There's simply no substitute for experience in terms of aviation safety.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Leonardo da Vinci
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Hope smiles from the threshold of the year to come, whispering, 'It will be happier.'
Alfred Lord Tennyson
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