2 Tim.1: 8 Be not thou therefore ashamed of the testimony of our Lord, nor of me his prisoner: but be thou partaker of the afflictions of the gospel according to the power of God;
“Success or failure in business is caused more by mental attitude than by mental capacities.”
-- Walter Dill Scott
"The first requisite of success is the ability to apply your physical and mental energies to one problem without growing weary."
-- Thomas Edison
"Pretend that every single person you meet has a sign around his or her neck that says, ‘Make me feel important.’ Not only will you succeed in sales, you will succeed in life."
--Mary Kay Ash
"Success is not a pie with a limited number of pieces. The success of others has very little bearing on your success. You and everyone you know can become successful without anyone suffering setbacks, harm, or downturns."
-- Denis Waitley
Happiness is, in the end, a simple thing. . . .Happiness is really caring and being able to do something about the caring.
Happiness lies in the consciousness we have of it.
--George Sand, Handsome Lawrence
"Dependent people need others to get what they want. Independent people can get what they want through their own efforts. Interdependent people combine their own efforts with the efforts of others to achieve their greatest success."
-- Stephen Covey
"You cannot succeed by yourself. It's hard to find a rich hermit."
-- Jim Rohn
"Light is the task where many share the toil."
"Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much."
-- Helen Keller
There is no great writing, only great rewriting.
Half of being smart is knowing what you're dumb at.
In brief, I spend half my time trying to learn the secrets of other writers - to apply them to the expression of my own thoughts.
--Shirley Ann Grau
It's none of their business that you have to learn to write. Let them think you were born that way.
We are all apprentices in a craft where no one ever becomes a master.