Champions know there are no shortcuts to the top. They climb the mountain one step at a time. They have no use for helicopters
If you want a shade you must plant a tree in your garden
Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly
To say yes, you have to sweat and roll up your sleeves and plunge both hands into life up to the elbows. It's easy to say no, even if it means dying
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
It is better to have nothing to do than to be doing nothing.
You don't always win your battles, but it's good to know you fought
Surely it's better to sleep late in the morning only when it's a rare privilege, not an everyday occurrence.
It is easy to sit up and take notice. What is difficult is getting up and taking action.
It is easier to go down a hill than up, but the view is from the top
Bennett, Enoch Arnold
Think that day lost whose low descending sun Views from thy hand no noble action done.
Successful people don't simply give a project hard work. They give it their best work.
There is no substitute for excellence-not even success.
The Buddhas do but tell the way; it is for you to swelter at the task
Nothing is so contagious as enthusiasm; it moves stones, it charms brutes. Enthusiasm is the genius of sincerity, and truth accomplishes no victories without it.
Bulwer-Lytton, Edward Robert
It is easier to do a job right than to explain why you didn't.
Buren, Abigail Van
Laziness grows on people; it begins in cobwebs and ends in iron chains. The more one has to do, the more he is able to accomplish.
Buxton, Sir Thomas Foxwell
Doing a thing well is often a waste of time
Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
Perhaps the reward of the spirit who tries is not the goal but the exercise
Cooke, Edmund Vance
In trouble to be troubled, Is to have your trouble doubled
Book: Robinson Crusoe
Luck, is not chance, it’s toil. Fortune’s expensive smile is earned.
People might not get all they work for in this world, but they must certainly work for all they get.
The minute you settle for less than you deserve, you get even less than you settled for.
Be true to the best you know. This is your high ideal. If you do your best, you cannot do more
Dresses, H. W