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"Humankind's ladder to God is a ladder of deeds." - Sholem Asch

"Step by step the ladder is ascended." - George Herbert

"The cross is the ladder to heaven." - Thomas Draxe

"Climb the ladder to success escalator style" - The Notorious Big

"Humility is the ladder to divine understanding." - Anonymous

"When levitation fails, a ladder prevails." - Becky Stark

"You can't climb the ladder of success..." - Arnold Schwarzenegger

"Mistakes are merely steps up the ladder." - Paul J Meyer

"Even truthfulness is but one means to knowledge, a ladder-but not the ladder." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"Climb up the ladder! Climb up the ladder! Are you stupid?!" - CM Punk

"For every snake, there is a ladder; for every ladder,a snake" - Salman Rushdie

"I have a really nice step ladder, sadly, I never knew my real ladder." - Harry Hill

"All that stands between the graduate and the top of the ladder is the ladder." - Anonymous

"Freedom is a ladder: one side of the ladder reaches hell, the other side touches heaven. It is the same ladder; the choice is yours." - Rajneesh

"Life is a ladder, it's not a bed" - Zig Ziglar

"Don't just climb the ladder, chart a new path." - Arianna Huffington

"International football is one clog further up the football ladder" - Glenn Hoddle

"Careers are a jungle gym, not a ladder." - Sheryl Sandberg

"Be a lamp, or a lifeboat, or a ladder." - Rumi

"Literacy could be the ladder out of poverty" - Morgan Freeman

"I work very slowly. It's like building a ladder, where you're building your own ladder rung by rung, and you're climbing the ladder. It's not the best way to build a ladder, but I don't know any other way." - Joyce Carol Oates

"Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success" - Stephen Covey

"Ambition is putting a ladder against the sky." - Proverbs

"When you're climbing the ladder, don't forget the rungs." - Anonymous

"The ladder of success is never crowded at the top." - Napoleon Hill

"Success is like a ladder and no one has ever climbed a ladder with their hands in their pockets." - Zig Ziglar

"Management is efficiency in climbing the ladder of success; leadership determines whether the ladder is leaning against the right wall." - Stephen Covey

"The ladder of success isn't a ladder. It's a series of steps with leaps interspersed along the way." - Seth Godin

"People may spend their whole lives climbing the ladder of success only to find, once they reach the top, that the ladder is leaning against the wrong wall." - Thomas Merton

"Better to be at the bottom of a ladder you want to climb than in the middle of some ladder you don't, right?" - Dave Eggers

"The right thoughts of the clever man are a ladder which takes you higher places. By climbing these ladders, one day you yourself become such a ladder itself!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"Better to be at the bottom of a ladder you want to climb than in the middle of some ladder you do', right?" - Dave Eggers

"I've never been one to look up the ladder. I've always looked down the ladder. As long as there's one guy down there, I'm fine." - Ron White

"I care so much less, now, about going up the ladder; if I cared about the ladder I would be doing it all very wrong." - Joely Richardson

"The day you were born, a ladder was set up to help you escape this world..." - Rumi

"Bring anger and pride under your feet, turn them into a ladder and climb higher." - Rumi

"What signifies the ladder, provided one rise and attain the end?" - Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve

"You cannot push anyone up the ladder unless he is willing to climb himself." - Andrew Carnegie

"That I could clamber to the frozen moon. And draw the ladder after me." - Arthur Schopenhauer

"The worst mistake is to have the best ladder and the wrong wall." - Donald Rumsfeld

"The rung of a ladder was never meant to rest upon." - Thomas Huxley

"Just remember, you can't climb the ladder of success with your hands in your pockets." - Arnold Schwarzenegger

"You can't push anyone up the ladder unless he is ready to climb himself." - Andrew Carnegie

"Go down the ladder when thou marriest a wife; go up when thou choosest a friend." - Simeon ben Azzai

"She's the kind of woman who climbed the ladder of success, wrong by wrong." - Mae West

"Talking about the past is like a cat's trying to explain climbing down a ladder," - Robert Lowell

"When you get on the boat that's saving you, don't pull up the ladder behind you" - Adrienne Clarkson

"Apart from the cross, there is no other ladder by which we may get to heaven." - Rose of Lima

"He that climbs a ladder must begin at the first round." - Walter Scott

"Men do their hardest work at the bottom of the ladder, not at the top." - William Feather

"A hand up is worthier than one's own fist grasping a higher rung of the ladder." - Doris Grumbach

"They climbed the ladder of learning only to find it leaning against the wrong wall." - Russell M Nelson

"Why didn't evolution make a giraffe good at carpentry so it could build a ladder?" - Karl Pilkington

"I never climbed any ladder: I have achieved eminence by sheer gravitation." - George Bernard Shaw

"If you build a 50-foot wall, you'll soon be confronted with a 51-foot ladder." - Alan Bersin

"You show me a 50-foot wall and I'll show you a 51-foot ladder." - Janet Napolitano

"Once you get off the ladder you'll never get back on." - Michael Marmot

"Death slue not him, but he made death his ladder to the skies." - Edmund Spenser

"That I could clamber to the frozen moon And draw the ladder after me." - Anonymous

"Success is a ladder you cannot climb with your hands in your pockets." - Proverbs

"While on a ladder, never step back to admire your work." - Anonymous

"He who holds the ladder is as bad as the thief." - Proverbs

"We make a ladder of our vices, if we trample those same vices underfoot." - Saint Augustine

"Talk to him of Jacob's ladder, and he would ask the number of the steps." - Douglas Jerrold

"You can't just go gay, its not like buying a ladder." - Noel Fielding

"The cross is the only ladder high enough to touch Heaven's threshold." - George Dana Boardman Pepper

"You cannot climb the ladder of success dressed in the costume of failure." - Zig Ziglar

"As we ascend the social ladder, viciousness wears a thicker mask." - Erich Fromm

"The more flesh you show, the higher up the ladder you go." - Jerry Hall

"In order for us to reach success, we must first find, the ladder." - Robert M. Hensel

"The ladder of success is best climbed by stepping on the rungs of opportunity." - Ayn Rand

"I don't believe in that kind of pragmatic career ladder stuff." - Ben Barnes

"I don't even like walking up a ladder; I'm petrified of heights." - Simon Fowler

"For the most ambitious young people, the corporate ladder is obsolete." - Paul Graham

"I'm not trying to climb a ladder - I'm casting a bit of a net." - Neil Patrick Harris

"In this business, you're either Brad Pitt right away, or you're already going down the ladder." - Skeet Ulrich

"She's the kind of girl who climbed the ladder of success wrong by wrong." - Mae West

"Trailer home borrowers, mostly near the bottom of the economic ladder, often default on their loans." - Alex Berenson

"Being popular with an audience is a very rickety ladder to be on." - Louis C K

"The mathematician has reached the highest rung on the ladder of human thought." - Havelock Ellis

"Courage is the ladder on which all the other virtues mount." - Clare Boothe Luce

"If I have to climb to heaven on a ladder, I shall decline the invitation." - Mercedes Mccambridge

"My concentration span is truly that of a gnat. Some people have this ladder, and that's all there is - the ladder. I have the ladder, too, but there's a building around it with scaffolding, and lots of windows for me to peek into. Then suddenly I'll remember, 'Oh, there's the ladder. I should be concentrating on that.'" - Natascha Mcelhone

"Every day, a little sadder, a little madder. Will someone get me a ladder?" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"You don't know a ladder has splinters until you slide down it." - Bum Phillips

"I don't know if anybody has moved up the ladder more quickly than I have." - J C Watts

"We make ourselves a ladder out of our vices if we trample the vices themselves underfoot." - Saint Augustine

"We make a ladder for ourselves of our vices, if we trample those same vices underfoot." - Saint Augustine

"Prison is, simply put, the bottom rung of the welfare ladder." - Stephen Reid

"The real problem is, people think life is a ladder, and it's really a wheel." - Charles De Lint

"Training for a marathon is much like climbing a ladder. Each ring is a short-term goal that must be met in sequence in order to reach the long-term goal at the top of the ladder." - Richard Benyo

"The order that our mind imagines is like a net, or like a ladder, built to attain something. But afterward you must throw the ladder away, because you discover that, even if it was useful, it was meaningless." - Umberto Eco

"Some people are at the top of the ladder, some are in the middle, still more are at the bottom, and a whole lot more don't even know there is a ladder." - Robert H Schuller

"Life is a copiously branching bush, continually pruned by the grim reaper of extinction, not a ladder of predictable progress." - Stephen Jay Gould

"If you can't bear to have your face stepped on, don't try to climb the ladder of success." - Evan Esar

"If God built me a ladder to heaven, I would climb it and elbow drop the world" - Mick Foley

"Imagine if your kids had to carry a ladder to climb an apartheid wall to get to school everyday." - Omar Suleiman

"There is only one door, one bridge, one ladder, between earth and heaven - the crucified Son of God." - J C Ryle

"It's sort of the American way to go up and down the ladder, maybe several times in a lifetime." - Martha Stewart

"The business of a general is to kick away the ladder behind soldiers when they have climbed up a height." - Sun Tzu

"In elective politics, it's up or out. You go up the ladder, or you get out of the game." - Edward Brooke

"Midlife is when you reach the top of the ladder and find that it was against the wrong wall." - Joseph Campbell

"Education is only a ladder to gather fruit from the tree of knowledge, not the fruit itself" - Albert Einstein

"Each time you decide to grow again, you realize you're starting at the bottom of another ladder." - Ken Rosenthal

"Climb the ladder only if it takes you to somewhere high! Some ascents may descend you to low places!" - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"A clerk and a ladder and warm golden light, and then: the right book exactly, at exactly the right time." - Robin Sloan

"The toughest part of getting to the top of the ladder, is getting through the crowd at the bottom." - Anonymous

"To judge religion we must have it - not stare at it from the bottom of a seemingly interminable ladder." - George Macdonald

"There is perhaps nothing worse than reaching the top of the ladder and discovering that you're on the wrong wall." - Joseph Campbell

"The biggest difficulty in getting to the top of the ladder is getting through the crowd at the bottom." - Bobby Knight

"Step by step, one by one, higher and higher. Step by step, rung by rung, climbing Jacob's ladder." - Huey Lewis

"Be sure that, as you scramble up the ladder of success, it is leaning against the right building." - Stephen Covey

"Hollywood is a place where a man can get stabbed in the back while climbing a ladder." - William Faulkner

"Truth is a matter of direct apprehension-you can't climb a ladder of mental concepts to it." - Lawrence Durrell

"To judge religion we must have it-not stare at it from the bottom of a seemingly interminable ladder." - George Macdonald

"You can't get on my level. you gon' need a space shuttle or a ladder; that's forever." - Lil Wayne

"Life is a movie, pick your own role, Climb your own ladder or you dig your own hole." - J Cole

"May you build a ladder to the stars and climb on every rung. May you stay forever young." - Bob Dylan

"Some people achieve the top of the ladder and only then realise it was standing against the wrong wall." - Stephen Covey

"Spring is the ultimate genius of the existence and the utter ladder of the lovers ascending to the infinity." - Mehmet Murat Ildan

"No man can climb the ladder of success without first placing his foot on the bottom rung." - James Cash Penney

"Success is about happiness and security, rather than hitting any particular sort of job or rung on the career ladder." - Suw Charman-Anderson

"Upon thy so sore loss Shall shine the traffic of Jacob's ladder Pitched betwixt Heaven and Charing Cross." - Francis Thompson

"You might be a firefighter if climbing the corporate ladder has nothing to do with career advancement." - Anonymous

"Truth is a matter of direct apprehension - you can't climb a ladder of mental concepts to it." - Lawrence Durrell

"You have to give kids from ordinary families a ladder. You have to show them theres a way out." - Tony Parsons

"There is perhaps nothing worse than reaching the top of the ladder and discovering that you're on the wrong wall." - Joseph Campbell

"Life isn't a straightforward climb up the ladder. It can take a few slips to really gain perspective." - Kate Jacobs

"A pity to survive night flights over St. Georges Channel only to crack my skull falling from a ladder." - Eoin Colfer

"The biggest challenge in New Orleans has been to find workers who can climb a ladder after lunch." - Harry Anderson

"One thing I would like to see is a stronger ladder series for up-and-coming American drivers." - Michael Andretti

"You cannot push any one up a ladder unless he be willing to climb a little himself." - Andrew Carnegie

"I have a stepladder. It's a very nice stepladder but it's sad that I never knew my real ladder." - Craig Charles

"I come from the bottom of the ladder. I'm from Norwich. Not many people seem to know about it." - Sam Claflin

"A poet is a man who puts up a ladder to a star and climbs it while playing a violin." - Edmond De Goncourt

"One of the sad truths about leadership is that, the higher up the ladder you travel, the less you know." - Margaret Heffernan

"We need more good jobs that reward hard work with rising wages, dignity, and a ladder to a better life." - Hillary Clinton

"Education is not only a ladder of opportunity, but it is also an investment in our future." - Ed Markey

"The poor pay more, and that's one of the reasons people get trapped at the bottom of the economic ladder." - Elizabeth Warren

"I went up to the top of the career ladder and I came down again, I am past all that." - Iain Duncan Smith

"As Republicans, our first concern is for those waiting tonight to begin or resume the climb up life's ladder." - Mitch Daniels

"They let you dream just to watch them shatter, you're just a step on the boss man's ladder." - Dolly Parton

"You have to give kids from ordinary families a ladder. You have to show them there's a way out." - Tony Parsons

"When I see a barrier, I cry and I curse, and then I get a ladder and climb over it." - John H Johnson

"I don't like being told what to do and kissing you-know-what to get up the corporate ladder." - Robert Kiyosaki

"Once you get an agent you're given an opportunity to try a little bit more. It's a really long ladder." - Henry Lloyd-Hughes

"I have always unswervingly held, that God, in our civilizing world, manifests Himself not in the miracles of biblical age, but in progress. It is progress that leads humanity up the ladder towards the God-head. No Jacob's ladder this, no, but rather Civilization's Ladder, if you will." - David Mitchell

"As you reach for understanding, you find that your ladder of facts isn't long enough, and you try to extend it by adding a rung of faith. Eventually you see that the task is hopeless, and you put away your ladder of facts and go get a ladder of faith." - Robert Breault

"If I am going up a ladder, and a dog begins to bite at my ankles, I can do one of two things - either turn round and kick out at the it, or simply go on up the ladder. I prefer to go up the ladder!" - Maria Montessori

"As you reach for understanding, you find that your ladder of facts is' long enough, and you try to extend it by adding a rung of faith. Eventually you see that the task is hopeless, and you put away your ladder of facts and go get a ladder of faith." - Robert Breault



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