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Hard Work!

Rep. Gary Franks, Searching for the Promised Land: An African American's Optimistic Odyssey (HarperCollins), quoted in Reader's Digest, August, 1996, p. 147

Nothing worthwhile or long-lasting can be achieved without hard work. Former basketball great Sen. Bill Bradley once said that during his Princeton days, his father would tell him, "Son, when you're not out practicing, someone else is. And when you meet that person, he's going to beat you."