It is possible to fail in many ways…while to succeed is possible only in one way.
For what is the best choice, for each individual is the highest it is possible for him to achieve.
All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind.
We live in deeds, not years; in thoughts, not breaths; In feelings, not in figures on a dial. We should count time by heart throbs. He most lives who thinks most, feels the noblest, acts the best.
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
Earning happiness means doing good and working, not speculating and being lazy. Laziness may look inviting, but only work gives you true satisfaction.
Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart.
No one who achieves success does so without acknowledging the help of others. The wise and confident acknowledge this help with gratitude.
Periods of tranquility are seldom prolific of creative achievement. Mankind has to be stirred up.
The most successful men in the end are those whose success is the result of steady accretion.
Before anything else, preparation is the key to success.
The only difference between success and failure is the ability to take action.
Night is a more quiet time to work. It aids thought.
The achievement of one goal should be the starting point of another.
It’s a blessing to have work that feels fulfilling.
If we don’t succeed, we run the risk of failure.
The amount of money that is in your bank at the time of your death is the extra work you did which wasn’t necessary.
Success is the sole earthly judge of right and wrong.
If you want to shine like sun first you have to burn like it.