No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness. -Aristotle

You should never doubt what nobody is sure of. -Willy Wonka

In the end, we all become stories. -Margaret Atwood

It might be possible that the world itself is without meaning. -Virginia Woolf, "Mrs. Dalloway"

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Ponder These Over Coffee

Evil triumphs when good men do nothing. – Edmund Berg

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence is therefore not an act, but a habit. – Aristotle

By not doing your best you are not just wasting your time, you are wasting yourself. – Vadim Kotelnikov

Make doing nothing but the best your habit if you wish to enjoy nothing but the best in your life. – Vadim Kotelnikov

We don’t get a chance to do many things and everyone should be really excellent. Because this is our life. – Steve Jobs

You earn reputation by learning to do hard things well. – Jeff Bezos

Everyone has got it in him, if he’ll only make up his mind and stick at it. None of us is born with a stop-valve on his powers or with a set limit to his capacity. It is in each of us. – Charles Schwab

We have to do the best we can. This is our sacred human responsibility. – Albert Einstein

2 comments:

Ruth Donnelly said...

Hi, I'm a new visitor (just surfed over from AW). Great quotes! The Aristotle one has long been one of my favorites; I sometimes use it as a sig file.

Nancy said...

Hi Ruth, thanks for surfing over! Thank you, I love finding these types of quotes, they are so uplifting.