on doing

Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.

– Thomas Jefferson, 1743 – 1826

People seldom see the halting and painful steps by which the most insignificant success is achieved.

– Anne Sullivan, 1866 – 1936

People who reach the top of the tree are only those who haven’t got the qualifications to detain them at the bottom.

– Peter Ustinov, 1921 – 2004