Men of lofty genius when they are doing the least work are most active.
A man's face is his autobiography. A woman's face is her work of fiction.
Hard work without talent is a shame, but talent without hard work is a tragedy.
Never have I thought that I was the happy possessor of a "talent"; my sole concern has been to save myself by work and faith.
No one has a greater asset for his business than a man's pride in his work.
A marriage...makes of two fractional
lives a whole;
it gives to two purposeless lives
a work, and doubles the strength
of each to perform it;
it gives to two
a reason for living,
and something to live for;
it will give a new gladness
to the sunshine,
a new fragrance to the flowers,
a new beauty to the earth,
and a new mystery to life.
There is never time in the future in which we will work out our salvation. The challenge is in the moment; the time is always now.
Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.
When a management team with a reputation for brilliance tackles a business with a reputation for bad economics, it is the reputation of the business that remains intact.
A great work is made out of a combination of obedience and liberty.
The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who are willing to work and give to those who would not.
Executive ability is deciding quickly and getting somebody else to do the work.
A work of art which did not begin in emotion is not art.
A lot of what passes for depression these days is nothing more than a body saying that it needs work.
Anyone who is going to make anything out of history will, sooner or later, have to do most of the work himself. He will have to read, and consider, and reconsider, and then read some more.
God and Country are an unbeatable team; they break all records for oppression and bloodshed.
A Silver Jubilee is a time to pause and reflect on all the good work done
Communication works for those who work at it.
You'll never succeed in idealizing hard work. Before you can dig mother earth you've got to take off your ideal jacket. The harder a man works, at brute labor, the thinner becomes his idealism, the darker his mind.
Love conquers all, but if love doesn't do it, try hard work
Unless you are willing to drench yourself in your work beyond the capacity of the average man, you are just not cut out for positions at the top.
Hard work is the key to success, so work diligently on any project you undertake. If you truly want to be successful, be prepared to give up your leisure time and work past 5 PM and on weekends. Also, have faith in yourself. If you come up with a new idea that you believe in, don't allow other people to discourage you from pursuing it.
I learned the value of hard work by working hard.
Hard work certainly goes a long way. These days a lot of people work hard, so you have to make sure you work even harder and really dedicate yourself to what you are doing and setting out to achieve.
Striving for success without hard work is like trying to harvest where you haven't planted.