26 February 2010, by A. Cedilla
Aside from taking his place in history as an industrial titan, Henry Ford left a lot of inspiring quotes, as well as an enduring legacy.
- “It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste.”
- “There is joy in work. There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.”
We all have dreams and plans for what we want in life, and how we want ours to turn out, but not all of us are putting ourselves out there — working and hustling to make our plans bear fruit, or turn our dreams into reality. I know this. You know this.
Doubtless we’ve all had grand plans that we drew up, all excited and eager, only to have them quietly die on paper, stillborn.
It goes like this: we’re intelligent enough and glib enough to come up with at least 3 reasons off-the-cuff on why it: a) never happened, b) would never have worked out and/or c) was doomed to fail.
We ‘re crazy-smart that way.
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