Work and Recreation
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It is time I stepped aside for a less experienced and less able man.
The Promised Land always lies on the other side of a wilderness.
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.
Failure to prepare is preparing to fail.
The brain is a wonderful organ. It starts working the moment you get up in the morning and does not stop until you get to work.
Most problems are either unimportant or impossible to solve.
Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
For a man to achieve all that is demanded of him, he must regard himself as greater than he is.
By working faithfully eight hours a day, you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Hell, there are no rules here -- we're trying to accomplish something.
Genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration.
A continuing flow of paper is sufficient to continue the flow of paper.
Farming looks easy when your plow is a pencil and you're a thousand miles from a cornfield.