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I have learned that 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 while trying to succeed.

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Source Notes: Up From Slavery, 1901

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Booker Taliaferro Washington (April 5, 1856 November 15, 1915) was an African American political leader, educator and author. He was one of the dominant figures in African American history from 1890 to 1915.

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