Work is the order of the day, just as it was at one time, with our first starts and our best efforts. Do you remember? Therein lies its delight. It brings back the forgotten; one's stores of energy, seemingly exhausted, come back to life.
Success in its highest and noblest form calls for peace of mind and enjoyment and happiness which come only to the man who has found the work that he likes best.
The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time.
To act wisely when the time for action comes, to wait patiently when it is time for repose, put man in accord with the tides. Ignorance of this law results in periods of unreasoning enthusiasm on the one hand, and depression on the other.
A broad margin of leisure is as beautiful in a man's life as in a book. Haste makes waste, no less in life than in housekeeping. Keep the time, observe the hours of the universe, not of the cars.
Work at the same time on sky, water, branches, ground, keeping everything going on an equal basis... Don't be afraid of putting on colour... Paint generously and unhesitatingly, for it is best not to lose the first impression.
The best and safest thing is to keep a balance in your life, acknowledge the great powers around us and in us. If you can do that, and live that way, you are really a wise man.
Every true man is a cause, a country, and an age; requires infinite spaces and numbers and time fully to accomplish his design.
No man is happy; he is at best fortunate.
It is remarkable how closely the history of the apple tree is connected with that of man.
Time is generally the best doctor.
Only when a man's life comes to its end in prosperity dare we pronounce him happy.
He is the best man who, when making his plans, fears and reflects on everything that can happen to him, but in the moment of action is bold.
Walking is man's best medicine.
'The time has come,' the walrus said, 'to talk of many things: of shoes and ships - and sealing wax - of cabbages and kings.'
It's a very small and select slice of all the people who have ever been born. I believe we've come back during this time, those of us who are here now, specifically to experience it. And to cause a 'quickening of the spirit.'
The man with insight enough to admit his limitations comes nearest to perfection.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
The intellectual is different from the ordinary man, but only in certain sections of his personality, and even then not all the time.
The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best of circumstances.
Every man is entitled to be valued by his best moment.
If you know how to live in Vegas you can have the best time.
It was not a healthy marriage for long time. It was never about another man, it was about what my and Dennis's relationship could not sustain.
The best augury of a man's success in his profession is that he thinks it the finest in the world.
Why should we be in such desperate haste to succeed, and in such desperate enterprises? If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.