Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome. —Booker T. Washington

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Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome.

BOOKER T. WASHINGTON

American political leader, author

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Langat from Koibeiyon NOVEMBER 3, 2017
Really impressed by wise sayings

Margaret from San Francisco SEPTEMBER 23, 2017
So true!


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