Category: Effort

Get R’ Done

What is not started today is never finished tomorrow.

— van Goethe —

What is not started today is never finished tomorrow…

Happen

People of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things.

— Elinor Smith —

People of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them. They went out and happened to things…

Obstacles and Excellence

If you can find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn't lead anywhere.

— Unknown —

If you can find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn’t lead anywhere…

Excellence is a Process

No man ever reached to excellence in any one art or profession without having passed through the slow and painful process of study and preparation.

— Horace —

No man ever reached to excellence in any one art or profession without having passed through the slow and painful process of study and preparation…

Growth and Death

Many people die when they are 25, but don't go to their grave until they are 75.

— Ben Franklin —

Many people die when they are 25 but don’t go to their grave until they are 75…

Footprints and Lives

Footprints on the sands of time are not made by sitting down.

— Unknown —

Footprints on the sands of time are not made by sitting down…

Crushing Fear – Day 38 – Sloth

Practice isn't the thing you do once you're good. It's the thing you do that makes you good.

— Malcolm Gladwell —

Practice isn’t the thing you do once you’re good. It’s the thing you do that makes you good…

Action over Fear and Worry

Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.

— Dale Carnegie —

Inaction breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy…

Carpe diem

Never allow waiting to become a habit. Live your dreams and take risks. Life is happening now.

— JMeyer —

Never allow waiting to become a habit. Live your dreams and take risks. Life is happening now.