H. Ross Perot Quotes

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Failures are like skinned knees, painful but superficial.
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An activist is the guy who cleans the river, not the guy who concludes its dirty.


My role is that of a grain of sand to an oyster.  We've got to irritate Washington a little bit.
— H. Ross Perot


Life is not an organization chart.  Life is more like a spider's web.  Things happen in strange ways.


The activist is not the man who says the river is dirty. The activist is the man who cleans up the river.
— H. Ross Perot

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Most people give up just when they're about to achieve success. They quit on the one yard line. They give up at the last minute of the game one foot from a winning touchdown.
— H. Ross Perot

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Something in human nature causes us to start slacking off at our moment of greatest accomplishment. As you become successful, you will need a great deal of self-discipline not to lose your sense of balance, humility, and commitment.
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