"In reality, serendipity accounts for one percent of the blessings we receive in life, work and love. The other 99 percent is due to our efforts."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."Peter McWilliams on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."Peter McWilliams on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."Peter McWilliams on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."Peter McWilliams on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."Peter McWilliams on Maya Angelou
"Guilt is anger directed at ourselves - at what we did or did not do. Resentment is anger directed at others - at what they did or did not do."
"To the degree we're not living our dreams, our comfort zone has more control of us than we have over ourselves."
"To overcome a fear, here's all you have to do: realize the fear is there, and do the action you fear anyway."
"Fear is something to be moved through, not something to be turned from."
"I see nothing wrong with the human trait to desire. In fact, I consider it integral to our success mechanism. Becoming attached to what we desire is what causes the trouble. If you must have it in order to be happy, then you are denying the happiness of the here and now."