Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.
-- Abraham Lincoln
If you always put limit on everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them.
-- Bruce Lee
If I’d asked people what they wanted, they would have said a faster horse.
-- Henry Ford, car guy
Yesterday I tried to cut my steak with a spoon and that goddam spoon sucked-ass. Why the hell would anybody ever use a spoon for anything? They are completely useless!
I think that emphasizing heroics in any form usually does more harm than good.
-- Steve McConnell