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American investor and philanthropist Charles Robert Schwab is one of the hundred richest men in the whole wide world and far beyond.

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“Don't limit investing to the financial world. Invest something of yourself, and you will be richly rewarded.”

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“I consider my ability to arouse enthusiasm among men the greatest asset I possess. The way to develop the best that is in a man is by appreciation and encouragement.”

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“I have yet to find the man, however exalted his station, who did not do better work and put forth greater effort under a spirit of approval than under a spirit of criticism.”

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“Kindness is more powerful than compulsion.”

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“One can succeed at almost anything for which he has enthusiasm.”

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“The best place to succeed is where you are with what you've got.”

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“The man who does not work for the love of work but only for money is not likely to make money nor find much fun in life.”

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“There is nothing else that so kills the ambitions of a person as criticisms from superiors. I never criticize anyone... If I like anything, I am hearty in my approbation and lavish in my praise.”

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“Three men were laying brick.

The first was asked: "What are you doing?"
He answered: "Laying some brick."

The second man was asked: "What are you working for?"
He answered: "Five dollars a day."

The third man was asked: "What are you doing?"
He answered: "I am helping to build a great cathedral."

Which man are you?”

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