If you accomplish something good with hard work, the labor passes quickly, but the good endures; if you do something shameful in pursuit of pleasure, the pleasure passes quickly, but the shame endures.
The best part of hard work is the rewarding feeling after.
You’re not going to master the rest of your life in one day. Just relax. Master the day. Then just keep doing that every day.
A jewel will not shine if it is not polished.
Nothing builds self-esteem and self-confidence like accomplishment.
Hell, there are no rules here – we’re trying to accomplish something.
Good, better, best. Never let it rest. ‘Til your good is better and your better is best.
We may affirm absolutely that nothing great in the world has been accomplished without passion.
Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.