The best way to get what you want is to deserve what you want. How could it be otherwise? It’s not like the world is looking for a bunch of undeserving people to reward.
The best way to become something is to put in the work required to become something.
All you can do is all you can do. But all you can do is enough.
Arthur L. Williams Jr.
We are too soon old and too late smart.
It’s not what you don’t know that will get you in trouble. It’s what you know for sure that just ain’t so.
Truth is like poetry. And most people fucking hate poetry.
Overheard at a Washington D.C. bar (The Big Short)
Industry and patience are the surest means of plenty.
Prevention is the best form of medicine.
An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.
The not-so-obvious thing about obvious things is that they’re not so obvious.
Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are too heavy to be broken.
If he has a conscience he will suffer for his mistake That will be punishment as well as the prison.