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“when you do the common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world”
George Washington Carver
“I love to think of nature as an unlimited broadcasting station, through which God speaks to us every hour, if we will only tune in.”
George Washington Carver
“Education is the key to unlock the golden door of freedom.”
George Washington Carver
“Ninety-nine percent of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses. ”
George Washington Carver
“Anything will give up its secrets if you love it enough. Not only have I found that when I talk to the little flower or to the little peanut they will give up their secrets, but I have found that when I silently commune with people they give up their secrets also – if you love them enough.”
George Washington Carver
tags: love
“God is going to reveal to us things He never revealed before if we put our hands in His. No books ever go into my laboratory. The thing I am to do and the way of doing it are revealed to me. I never have to grope for methods. The method is revealed to me the moment I am inspired to create something new. Without God to draw aside the curtain I would be helpless.”
George Washington Carver
“Ninety-nine percent of all failures come from people who have a habit of making excuses.”
George Washington Carver
“There is no short cut to acheivement.”
George Washington Carver
“Learn to do common things uncommonly well; we must always keep in mind that anything that helps full the dinner pail is valuable.”
George Washington Carver
“Reading about nature is fine, but if a person walks in the woods and listens carefully, he can learn more than what is in books . . . ”
George Washington Carver, George Washington Carver in His Own Words
“We have become ninety-nine percent money mad. The method of living at home modestly and within our income, laying a little by systematically for the proverbial rainy day which is due to come, can almost be listed among the lost arts.”
George Washington Carver
“Start where you are, with what you have. Make something of it and never be satisfied.”
George Washington Carver
“Nothing is more beautiful than the loveliness of the woods before sunrise.”
George Washington Carver, George Washington Carver in His Own Words
“Fear of something is at the root of hate for others, and hate within will eventually destroy the hater. Keep your thoughts free from hate, and you need have no fear from those who hate you.”
George Washington Carver
“Anything will give up its secrets if you love it enough.”
George Washington Carver
“It is simply service that measures success.”
George Washington Carver
“When you do the common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.”
George Washington Carver
“Since new developments are the products of a creative mind, we must therefore stimulate and encourage that type of mind in every way possible.”
George Washington Carver
“When you do the common things in an uncommon way, you'll command the attention of the world.”
George Washington Carver
“Anything will give up it's secrets if you love it enough.”
George Washington Carver, George Washington Carver in His Own Words
“99% of failures comes from those who have a habit of making up excuses.”
George Washington Carver
“When our thoughts—which bring actions—are filled with hate against anyone, Negro or white, we are in a living hell. That is as real as hell will ever be.”
George Washington Carver
“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 someday in your life you will have been all of these.”
George Washington Carver
“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 someday in your life you will have been all of these.”
George Washington Carver
“When you do common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.”
George Washington Carver
tags: life
“If you love it enough, anything will talk to you.”
George Washington Carver
“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 someday in your life
you will have been all of these.”
George Washington Carver


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