Arnold J. Toynbee Quote: “It is a paradoxical but profoundly…”

It is a paradoxical but profoundly true and important principle of life that the most likely way to reach a goal is to be aiming not at that goal itself but at some more ambitious goal beyond it.

Arnold J. Toynbee


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Name: Arnold J. Toynbee
Profession: Historian
Nationality: British
Birthday: April 14, 1889
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