No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself, or to get all the credit for doing it.
The man who enters a library is in the best society this world affords; the good and the great welcome him, surround him, and humbly ask to be allowed to become his servants.
The average person puts only 25% of his energy and ability into his work. The world takes off its hat to those who put in more than 50% of their capacity, and stands on its head for those few and far between souls who devote 100%.
Topics: Action, Work
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
Topics: Success, People, Kindness, Thought, Compassion, Life, Motivation, Knowledge
- Victor Hugo French Novelist
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