Work and Recreation
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For a man to achieve all that is demanded of him, he must regard himself as greater than he is.
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.
By working faithfully eight hours a day, you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve.
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.
There's no real need to do housework -- after four years it doesn't get any worse.
Iron rusts from disuse, stagnant water loses its purity, and in cold weather becomes frozen, even so does inaction sap the vigors of the mind.
A lot of fellows nowadays have a B.A., M.D., or Ph.D. Unfortunately, they don't have a J.O.B.
A continuing flow of paper is sufficient to continue the flow of paper.