Life begins at 40 -- but so do fallen arches, rheumatism, faulty eyesight, and the tendency to tell a story to the same person, three or four times.

— William Feather

The most heartwarming William Feather quotes that will be huge advantage for your personal development

Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.

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Plenty of people miss their share of happiness, not because they never found it, but because they didn't stop to enjoy it.

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If at first you don't succeed, try hard work.

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William Feather quote Finishing a good book is like leaving a

Finishing a good book is like leaving a good friend.

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Women lie about their age; men lie about their income.

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One of the indictments of civilizations is that happiness and intelligence are so rarely found in the same person.

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The sweaty players in the game of life always have more fun than the supercilious spectators.

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If we don't discipline ourselves, the world will do it for us.

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If we do not discipline ourselves the world will do it for us.

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If you're naturally kind, you attract a lot of people you don't like.

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Early morning cheerfulness can be extremely obnoxious.

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Conditions are never just right. People who delay action until all factors are favourable do nothing.

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Some of us might find happiness if we quit struggling so desperately for it.

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About William Feather

Quotes 134 sayings
Nationality American
Profession Author
Birthday October 16

No man is a failure who is enjoying life.

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A man must not deny his manifest abilities, for that is to evade his obligations.

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Some people are making such thorough preparation for rainy days that they aren't enjoying today's sunshine.

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Something that has always puzzled me all my life is why, when I am in special need of help, the good deed is usually done by somebody on whom I have no claim.

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A budget tells us what we can't afford, but it doesn't keep us from buying it.

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Some people are making such thorough plans for rainy days that they aren't enjoying today's sunshine.

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Next to doing a good job yourself, the greatest joy is having someone else do a first class job under your direction.

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Everybody knows how to utter a complaint, but few can express a graceful compliment.

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We always admire the other person more after we've tried to do his job.

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If you do the best you can, you will find, nine times out of ten, that you have done as well as or better than anyone else.

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Politeness is an inexpensive way to make friends.

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Do each daily task the best we can; act as though the eye of opportunity were always upon us.

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Let us resolve to do the best we can with what we've got.

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The philosophy behind much advertising is based on the old observation that every man is really two men - the man he is and the man he wants to be.

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The petty economies of the rich are just as amazing as the silly extravagances of the poor.

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Wealth flows from energy and ideas.

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The tragedy is that so many have ambition and so few have ability

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Almost any idea is good if a man has ability and is willing to work hard.

The best idea is worthless if the creator is a loafer and ineffective.

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Any man who makes a speech more than six times a year is bound to repeat himself, not because he has little to say, but because he wants applause and the old stuff gets it.

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Back of ninety-nine out of one-hundred assertions that a thing cannot be done is nothing, but the unwillingness to do it.

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Setting a good example for your children takes all the fun out of middle age.

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Nothing will ruin an interesting intelligent argument more quickly than the arrival of a pretty girl.

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Giving advice isn't as risky as people say. Few ever take it anyway.

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Laziness is the one common deficiency in mankind that blocks the establishment of a perfect world in which everyone leads a happy life.

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A baseball game is twice as much fun if you're seeing it on the company's time.

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A woman seldom comes out of a sullen spell until she's sure her husband has suffered as much as she thinks he should.

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Success is seldom achieved by people who contemplate the possibility of failure

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Getting along with others is the essence of getting ahead, success being linked with cooperation.

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When lying, be emphatic and indignant, thus behaving like your children.

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Once you have sold a customer, make sure he is satisfied with your goods.

Stay with him until the goods are used up or worn out. Your product may be of such long life that you will never sell him again, but he will sell you and your product to his friends.

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A determination to succeed is the only way to succeed that I know anything about.

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A hotel isn't like a home, but it's better than being a house guest.

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The big things that come our way are .

.. the fruit of seeds planted in the daily routine of our work.

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The hardest job of all is trying to look busy when you're not.

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The reward of energy, enterprise and thrift is taxes.

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If we conducted ourselves as sensibly in good times as we do in hard times, we could all acquire a competence.

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Work is the best method devised for killing time.

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