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Oct. 21, 2017

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Sayings about work

  • What is worthwhile to be done is worthwhile to be done properly.
    (Lord Chesterfield)
  • The way of success is to aspire being that what is pretended.
  • Nothing in this world is as long as the way from a good intention to a good work.
    (From Norway)
  • Who wants to get fruits from the top of a tree should feed its roots. 
    (Johann Gottfried Herder)
  • What is essencial to a human is not what he is doing but with which intention and how.
    (Graf Hermann Keyserling)
  • Who only talks but never acts is talking stupid and creating bad facts. 
    (Common wisdom)
  • It is better to build dams than to hope the flood becomes reasonable.
    (Hans Kasper)
  • If you plan for a year, plant rice. If you plan for ten years, plant trees. But if you plan for hundred years, grow up a human.
  • The dragon shows: Who wants to raise has to do it against the wind.
    (Chinese wisdom)
  • The best reformers the world encountered are those starting by themselfs.
    (George Bernhard Shaw)