"Performance for another in no way signals the inferiority of the performer to the one for whom the performance is intended." Sandra Bartky
"Don't waste life in doubts and fears; spend yourself on the work before you, well assured that the right performance of this hour?s duties will be the best preparation for the hours or ages that follow it." Ralph Waldo Emerson
"When the right thing is understood, but one slackens his performance; then his attention will become commanded by the cares of the world, the deceitfulness of riches and the lust of other things. When these things come to dominate one's interest, his performance of the more important spiritual insights will fail. Belief without performance will never produce desired results. It is like planting seeds in your garden, watering the garden until they sprout, then failing to continue to water and weed thereafter. Likewise, a person caught by procrastination in the stony and thorny ground of mere belief, will never reap the fruits of his ideals." Loyd J. Ericson
"If a man or woman is born ten years sooner or later, their whole aspect and performance shall be different." Johan Wolfgang Von Goethe
"An acre of performance is worth a whole world of promise." William Dean Howells
"It is our individual performances, no matter how humble our place in life may be, that will in the long run determine how well ordered the world may become." Paul C. Packer
You must learn to translate wisdom and strong feelings into labor.
"Be fanatics. When it comes to being and doing and dreaming the best, be maniacs."
"The man who does not take pride in his own performance performs nothing in which to take pride." Thomas J. Watson
"You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and you impoverish yourself if you forget the errand." Woodrow Wilson
"I have yet to find the man, however exalted his station, who did not do better work and put forth greater effort under a spirit of approval than under a spirit of criticism." Charles Schwab
You must get good at one of two things;planting in the spring or begging in the fall.
"You don't concentrate on risks. You concentrate on results. No risk is too great to prevent the necessary job from getting done." Charles Yeager
"What we think or what we believe is, in the end, of little consequence. The only thing of consequence is what we do." John Ruskin