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The wise do things slowly

“Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.” – Vincent Van Gogh

“Follow effective actions with quiet reflection. From the quiet reflection will come even more effective action.” – Peter Drucker

“You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.” – Albert Einstein

“Nothing is less productive than to make more efficient what should not be done at all.” – Peter Drucker

“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” – Mahatma Gandhi

“Try not to become a person of success, but rather try to become a person of value.” – Albert Einstein

“Before anything else, preparation is the key to success.” – Alexander Graham Bell

“Failure is success in progress.” – Albert Einstein 

“Find somebody to be successful for. Raise their hopes. Think of their needs.” – Barack Obama

“90% of your plans are going to fail no matter what you do. Get used to it.” – Mark Manson

“Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom.” – George S. Patton

“The ladder of success is never crowded at the top.” – Napoleon Hill

“Success is the fruit of concentration.” – Navjot Singh Sidhu

“There’s a lot of blood, sweat, and guts between dreams and success.” – Paul Bryant

“Success tempts many to their ruin.” – Phaedrus

“Success is a poor teacher.” – Robert Kiyosaki

“In Hollywood a marriage is a success if it outlasts milk.” – Rita Rudner

“If I die prematurely I shall be saved from being bored to death at my own success.” – Samuel Butler

“Success comes in cans; failure in can’ts.” – Wilfred Peterson

“Success is dependent upon the glands – sweat glands.” – Zig Ziglar

“The wise do things slowly, because they love it.” – Maxime Lagacé

“If you only master yourself and you don’t help anyone else, we’d call you happy, but nobody would define you as successful.” – Derek Sivers

“Success produces confidence; confidence relaxes industry, and negligence ruins the reputation which accuracy had raised.” – Ben Jonson

“Without continual growth and progress, such words as improvement, achievement, and success have no meaning.” – Benjamin Franklin

“Along with success comes a reputation for wisdom.” – Euripides

“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.” – Confucius

“Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.” – Og Mandino

“Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.” – Tony Robbins

“You can’t cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water.” – Rabindranath Tagore

“Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.” – Theodore Roosevelt

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