★Sloth, like rust, consumes faster than labor wears.
★The first wealth is health.
★It is no use doing what you like; you have got to like what you do.
★Work banishes those three great evils : boredom, vice, and poverty.
★Activity is the only road to knowledge.
★If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him, an investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.
★Imagination is more important than knowledge.
★The empty vessels make the greatest sound.
★If you don’t learn to think when you are young, you may never learn.
★Natural abilities are like natural plants that need pruning by study.
★Happiness lies not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort.