I would rather be able to appreciate things I can not have than to have things I am not able to appreciate.
Elbert Hubbard (1856 - 1915)
Contributed by: Zaady
Work to become, not to acquire.
A committee is a thing which takes a week to do what one good man can do in an hour.
Forbid a man to think for himself or to act for himself and you may add the joy of piracy and the zest of smuggling to his life.
To know when to be generous and when to be firm - this is wisdom.
Every spirit makes its house, but as afterwards the house confines the spirit, you had better build well.
It does not take much strength to do things, but it requires great strength to decide on what to do.
He has achieved success who has worked well, laughed often, and loved much.
Source: quoting Stevenson
When on the brink of complete discouragement, success is discerning that . . . the line between failure and success is so fine that often a single extra effort is all that is needed to bring victory out of defeat.
The supernatural is the natural not yet understood.
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