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In the long run men hit only what they aim at. - Henry David Thoreau Most people don't know what they really want&md;but they're sure they haven't got it. - Alfred E. Newman If you don't know where you're going, you'll probably end up somewhere else. Many a man has an excellent aim in life, but no ammunition. - C.C. Colton You must have long range goals to keep you from being frustrated by short-term failures. - Charles C. Noble. Every moment of life is granted us for one purpose: becoming like our dear Lord. That ultimate, all-embracing end is reached through a multitude of nearer and intermediate ones. - Alexander MacLaren When we are foolish, we want to conquer the world; when we are wise, we want to conquer self. Our life is measured not by what we win; our life is measured by the thing we strive for. - G. H. Morrison