Do more than belong: participate. Do more than care: help. Do more than believe: practice. Do more than be fair: be kind. Do more than forgive: forget. Do more than dream: work.— William Arthur Ward
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There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
If you don't go after what you want, you'll never have it.
If you don't ask, the answer is always no. If you don't step forward, you're always in the same place.
If I have accomplished anything in life it is because I have been willing to work hard.
How easy it is to make people believe a lie, and [how] hard it is to undo that work again!
Success isn't about how much money you make, it's about the difference you make in people's lives.
Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart.
It's time to make our government work for all of us... and not just the 1%.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.
Happiness is not mere pleasure, not the outcome of wealth.
It is the result of active work rather than passive enjoyment of pleasure.
I choose a lazy person to do a hard job. Because a lazy person will find an easy way to do it.
A mind is like a parachute. It doesn't work if it is not open.
Where most men work for degrees after their names, we work for one before our names: 'St.' It's a much more difficult degree to attain. It takes a lifetime, and you don't get your diploma until you're dead.
When you've worked hard, and done well, and walked through that doorway of opportunity...you do not slam it shut behind you...you reach back, and you give other folks the same chances that helped you succeed.
I don't feel that it is necessary to know exactly what I am.
The main interest in life and work is to become someone else that you were not in the beginning.
That's the standard technique of privatization: defund, make sure things don't work, people get angry, you hand it over to private capital.
The Toyota style is not to create results by working hard.
It is a system that says there is no limit to people's creativity. People don't go to Toyota to 'work' they go there to 'think'.
In those early centuries of Christianity, Christianity did not go into the world apologizing. It went to slay the powers of darkness and undo the works of the devil, and it lived in holy triumph.
Success is a combination of effort, talent and hard work.
There's got to be hard work and mental toughness. It's not just one thing that gets you there it's an accumulation of things
A dream doesn't become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination and hard work.
Confidence and Hard work is the best medicine to kill the disease called failure. It will make you successful person.
Learning to love is hard and we pay dearly for it.
It takes hard work and a long apprenticeship, for it is not just for a moment that we must learn to love, but forever.
A child born to a Black mother in a state like Mississippi.
.. has exactly the same rights as a white baby born to the wealthiest person in the United States. It's not true, but I challenge anyone to say it is not a goal worth working for.
Never put a lid on God. You can give God a thimble and ask for a quart. It won't work. Your plans, your projects, your dreams have to always be bigger than you, so God has room to operate. I want you to get good ideas, crazy ideas, extravagant ideas. Nothing is too much for The Lord to do - accent on 'The Lord'.
The real work is in the Heart: Wake up your Heart! Because when the heart is completely awake, Then it needs no Friend.
We go hard. In everything we do we're going to accomplish our victory and our goal. If it takes a day, a year, or 20 years, we're going to win. I haven't taken a loss because everything I've done has been a working process to win. From being a kid on them turntables to becoming where I am is not a loss. It's a blessing.
This is the real secret of life -- to be completely engaged with what you are doing in the here and now. And instead of calling it work, realize it is play.
The first end I propose in our daily work is to do the will of God;
secondly, to do it in the manner he wills it; and thirdly to do it because it is his will.
Everything happens for a reason, and everything has a story, and if you take time to realise what your dream is and what you really want in life... whether it's sports, whether it's in other fields, you have to realise that there's always work to do.
Read 500 pages every day. That's how knowledge works. It builds up like compound interest.
My work is play. And I play when I design. I even looked it up in the dictionary, to make sure that I actually do that, and the definition of “play,” number one, was “engaging in a childlike activity or endeavor,” and number two was “gambling.” And I realize I do both when I’m designing.
It is a lesson we all need - to let alone the things that do not concern us.
He has other ways for others to follow Him; all do not go by the same path. It is for each of us to learn the path by which He requires us to follow Him, and to follow Him in that path.
It is our duty to give meaning to the life of future generations by sharing our knowledge and experience; by teaching an appreciation of work well done and a respect for nature, the source of all life; by encouraging the young to venture off the beaten path and avoid complacency by challenging their emotions.
I am convinced that it will not be long before the whole world acknowledges the results of my work.