Business books and magazines are great, but there is as much or more to be gained from reading nonfiction. There is a certain education and situational knowledge that comes along with being widely read. You run into a lot of ideas, a lot of concepts, and you find a lot of connections.— Anthony Iannarino
I never thought about losing, but now that it’s happened, the only thing is to do it right. . .. We all have to take defeats in life.— Muhammad Ali
I try to do the right thing at the right time. They may just be little things, but usually, they make the difference between winning and losing.— Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
I am a believer in regular work, and [I] never wait for inspiration.— Jack London
Vigorous [strong, effective] writing is concise. A sentence should contain no unnecessary words, a paragraph no unnecessary sentences, for the same reason that a drawing should have no unnecessary lines and a machine no unnecessary parts.— William Strunk, Jr.
The moral is clear: The wisest folks know That it’s so nice to win, but it’s foolish to crow.— Aesop, Greek writer
Whatever your life’s work is, do it well.—Martin Luther King, Jr.