Like dogs in a wheel, birds in a cage, or squirrels in a chain, ambitious men still climb and climb, with great labor, and incessant anxiety, but never reach the top.
Look at growth, look at how much time people spend on the Net and look at the variety of things that they are doing. It’s all really good, so I am actually encouraged by the fundamentals that underlie usage growth on the Net.
Meetings are indispensable when you don’t want to do anything.
John Kenneth Galbraith
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
Most of what we call management consists of making it difficult for people to get their work done.
The essence of all art is to have pleasure in giving pleasure.
The essence of all beautiful art, all great art, is gratitude.
The highest art is always the most religious, and the greatest artist is always a devout person.
The history of art is the history of revivals.
The history of modern art is also the history of the progressive loss of art’s audience. Art has increasingly become the concern of the artist and the bafflement of the public.
In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure.
In this world it is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich.
Henry Ward Beecher
The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way.
The thermometer of success is merely the jealousy of the malcontents.
The toughest thing about success is that you've got to keep on being a success.
Don't confuse fame with success. Madonna is one; Helen Keller is the other.
Failure is success if we learn from it.
Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune.
Action is the foundational key to all success.
Formula for success: rise early, work hard, strike oil.
J. Paul Getty
Defeat is not the worst of failures. Not to have tried is the true failure.
George Edward Woodberry
Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune.
How can they say my life is not a success? Have I not for more than sixty years got enough to eat and escaped being eaten?
Logan P. Smith