If you do not do it excellently, do not do it at all. Because if it is not excellent, it will not be profitable or fun, and if you are not in business for fun or profit, what the hell are you doing there? Begin difficult things while they are easy. A thousand-mile journey begins with one step. Have no fear of perfection you will never reach it. The man who is waiting for something to turn up might start on his shirt sleeves. The grass is not, in fact, always greener on the other side of the fence. No, not at all. Fences have nothing to do with it. The grass is greenest where it is watered. When crossing over fences, carry water with you and tend the grass wherever you may be. What lies before us and what lies beyond us is tiny compared to what lies within us. Do or do not. There is no try. Imagine you only have one year to live. What important things would you be doing? How would you be allotting your time to accomplish the most you could? This exercise is one method of going after your priorities.

An objective without a plan is a dream. Imagine you only have one year to live. What important things would you be doing? How would you be allotting your time to accomplish the most you could? This exercise is one method of going after your priorities. If you are not fired with enthusiasm, you will be fired with enthusiasm. Quit now, you will never make it. If you disregard this advice, you will be halfway there. All who seek the roots of life dig in solitude for them.

Make the most of today. Translate your good intentions into actual deeds. In times of stress, be bold and valiant. The grass is not, in fact, always greener on the other side of the fence. No, not at all. Fences have nothing to do with it. The grass is greenest where it is watered. When crossing over fences, carry water with you and tend the grass wherever you may be. Once you make the fundamental choice to be the predominant creative force in your life, any approach you choose to take for your own growth and development can work, and you are especially attracted to those approaches which will work particularly well for you. Self-image sets the boundaries of individual accomplishment.