But Marge, what if we chose the wrong religion? Each week we just make God madder and madder.
We are trying to prove ourselves wrong as quickly as possible, because only in that way can we find progress.
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.
Whether it's Google or Apple or free software, we've got some fantastic competitors and it keeps us on our toes.
Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
For it is commonly said: accomplished labours are pleasant.
Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
One can have no smaller or greater mastery than mastery of oneself.
When you play, play hard; when you work, don't play at all.
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have the time to do it over?
Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice
If you think of yourselves as helpless and ineffectual, it is certain that you will create a despotic government to be your master. The wise despot, therefore, maintains among his subjects a popular sense that they are helpless and ineffectual.
If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time.
Without work, all life goes rotten, but when work is soulless, life stifles and dies.
With any part you play, there is a certain amount of yourself in it. There has to be, otherwise it's just not acting. It's lying.
A man paints with his brains and not with his hands.
The world does not pay men for that which they 'know'. It pays them for what they do, or induce others to do.
No man ever achieved worthwhile success who did not, at one time or other, find himself with at least one foot hanging well over the brink of failure.
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.
Work does not kill a man, it is worry, irregularity and uncertainty that kill.
I'm not the smartest fellow in the world, but I can sure pick smart colleagues.