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Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did.
Life is pretty simple: You do some stuff. Most fails. Some works. You do more of what works. If it works big, others quickly copy it. Then you do something else. The trick is the doing something else.
Leonardo da Vinci
The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.
Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody's going to know whether you did it or not.
Doing what you love is the cornerstone of having abundance in your life.
Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things.
Your life is the fruit of your own doing. You have no one to blame but yourself.
Leisure is the time for doing something useful. This leisure the diligent person will obtain the lazy one never.
Doing well is the result of doing good. That's what capitalism is all about.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just acts, temperate by doing temperate acts, brave by doing brave acts.
Babies don't need a vacation, but I still see them at the beach... it pisses me off! I'll go over to a little baby and say 'What are you doing here? You haven't worked a day in your life!'
Power always thinks... that it is doing God's service when it is violating all his laws.
A man always has two reasons for doing anything: a good reason and the real reason.
J. P. Morgan
People disparage knowing and the intellectual life, and urge doing. I am content with knowing, if only I could know.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
We're so engaged in doing things to achieve purposes of outer value that we forget the inner value, the rapture that is associated with being alive, is what it is all about.
People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.
Ultimately, if you can say that I'm a bad owner and we're winning championships, I can live with that. But if we're not making the playoffs and we're spending and losing money, then I have to look in the mirror and say maybe I'm not taking the necessary steps to doing what it takes to run an organization.
I don't pity any man who does hard work worth doing. I admire him. I pity the creature who does not work, at whichever end of the social scale he may regard himself as being.
I always have a full-length mirror next to the camera when I'm doing publicity stills. That way, I know how I look.
As for doing good; that is one of the professions which is full. Moreover I have tried it fairly and, strange as it may seem, am satisfied that it does not agree with my constitution.
Henry David Thoreau
You know, fame is a funny thing, man, especially, you know, actors, musicians, rappers, rock singers, it's kind of a lifestyle and it's easy to get caught up in it - you go to bars, you go to clubs, everyone's doing a certain thing... It's tough.
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
Happiness does not come from doing easy work but from the afterglow of satisfaction that comes after the achievement of a difficult task that demanded our best.
Theodore Isaac Rubin
It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.
Honestly, I'd love to be remembered as one of the best to ever pick up a mic, but if I'm doing my part to lessen some racial tension I feel good about what I'm doing.
Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.
The album requires a certain focus of mine that I can't really explain - let's just say it's all I can really do while I'm doing it.
When a stupid man is doing something he is ashamed of, he always declares that it is his duty.
George Bernard Shaw
There's so much negative imagery of black fatherhood. I've got tons of friends that are doing the right thing by their kids, and doing the right thing as a father - and how come that's not as newsworthy?
It is not doing the thing we like to do, but liking the thing we have to do, that makes life blessed.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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