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Frank Tyger

1929-2011 ,  American cartoonist
Frank TygerBrooklyn-born, Frank Tyger spent most of his career (1962-1997) at the Trenton (NJ) Times (known today as the Times of Trenton). At the paper Frank wore many hats including editorial cartoonist, humorist, columnist and Promotion Manager, earning him the nickname of “Mr. Times” amongst his colleagues and the Trenton community.

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Be a good listener. Your ears will never get you in trouble.

Ambition is enthusiasm with a purpose.

The biggest bore is the person who is bored by everyone and everything.

The ladder of success doesn't care who climbs it.

Progress is not created by contented people.

Keeping your fears to yourself is a form of courage.

Discoveries are often made by not following instructions, by going off the main road, by trying the untried.

You can't be envious and happy at the same time.

To be successful, you've got to be willing to fail.

Fear fades when facts are faced.

Your future depends on many things, but mostly on you.

Doing what you like is freedom. Liking what you do is happiness.

Swallow your pride occasionally, it's not fattening.

Modesty is the triumph of mind over flattery.

A sense of humor cushions the potholes on the road of life.

Success is often just an idea away.

Reputations are made by searching for things that can't be done and doing them.

Learn to listen. Opportunity could be knocking at your door very softly.

Hearing is one of the body's five senses. But listening is an art.

On the highway of life, we most often recognize happiness out of the rear-view mirror.

Opportunity's favorite disguise is trouble.

Progress results from persistence with purpose.

Most political speeches are unbelieveabull.

Junk is the stuff we throw away. Stuff is the junk we keep.

There's more to be feared from closed minds than from closed doors.

Professionalism is knowing how to do it, when to do it, and doing it.

Success won't just come to you. It has to be met at least half way.

One of the greatest talents of all is the talent to recognize and to develop talent in others.

When it comes to winning, you need the skill and the will.

When you like your work every day is a holiday.

If you want happiness, provide it to others.

The art of advice is to make the recipient believe he thought the thought of it himself.


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