Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door.
Find out what you really love to do, and then find a way to make a good living doing it.
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.
Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry, frustration and resentment
When you play, play hard; when you work, don't play at all.
You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing.
In every job that must be done, there is an element of fun. You find the fun and - SNAP - the job's a game!
Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can't lose.
When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.
Success is going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Do one thing at a time, and while doing it put your whole soul into it to the exclusion of all else.
The painter has the Universe in his mind and hands.
The only 'break' anyone can afford to rely upon is a self-made 'break'.
Those who vote decide nothing. Those who count the vote decide everything.
Never make excuses. Your friends don't need them and your foes won't believe them.
What one has to do usually can be done.
Please all, and you will please none.
He who thinks little errs much
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs
One of the main weaknesses of mankind is the average man's familiarity with the word 'impossible'.
Nothing will work unless you do.