"Individuality is founded in feeling and the recesses of feeling, the darker, blinder strata of character, are the only places in the world in which we catch real fact in the making, and directly perceive how events happen, and how work is actually done."
"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."William James on Confucius
"All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence."William James on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work."William James on Thomas A. Edison
"By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day."William James on Robert Frost
"Nothing will work unless you do."William James on Maya Angelou
"It is well for the world that in most of us, by the age of thirty, the character has set like plaster, and will never soften again."
"The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook."
"It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult task which, more than anything else, will affect its successful outcome."
"Whenever you're in conflict with someone, there is one factor that can make the difference between damaging your relationship and deepening it. That factor is attitude."
"Success or failure depends more upon attitude than upon capacity successful men act as though they have accomplished or are enjoying something. Soon it becomes a reality. Act, look, feel successful, conduct yourself accordingly, and you will be amazed at the positive results."