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|Cervantes, Miguel De Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good wish. - |
Cervantes, Miguel De 'Tis a dainty thing to command, though 'twere but a flock of
sheep. - Cervantes, Miguel De For a man to attain to an eminent degree in ...
|Miguel de Cervantes Doing good to base fellows is like throwing water into the |
sea. Miguel de Cervantes Laziness never arrived at the attainment of a good
wish. Miguel de Cervantes Man appoints, and God disappoints. Miguel de
|Cato The Elder ***Sloth < never arrived at the attainment of a good wish. |
Cervantes ***For a nation which has ... Robert Benchley ***Laziness grows on
people; it begins in cobwebs, and ends in iron chains. The more business a man
has to do ...
|Material attainment is one side, spiritual attainment the other side, the opposite |
direction. The word ... But we do not see the sacrifice that each one of them has to
make in order to arrive at that object which they wish to attain. A lazy man is ...
|Europeans were impressed that children were allowed to speak out during meals |
and that often their wishes were deferred to. Others noted ... If an individual
remained poor or at the bottom of society, that individual was considered unlucky,
stupid, or lazy. The great emphasis placed on achievement is still found in all
levels of society, although it is often expressed in a different fashion. There is ...
Because success is open ended, one never really knows when one has arrived
at the top.
|Now since Chan Master Lazy Stone has achieved great merit for you by reciting |
the sutras, I think carrying on one wrong for another is endless. So I'd ... He said, "
As you have developed a capacity for truth from your past life, you will attain the
Way in the future. When you take ... But when Lin'ercame to wish me good night,
he suddenly became quiet. I asked him why he talked when Weizhang came and
why he didn't when Lin'er arrived. ... With that he left and never came again. As
|One assumes that both sides operate in good faith and wish to reach agreement, |
since only then can there be a contract. ... Negotiators have a responsibility to try
to arrive at agreement, but it should not be at the cost of giving ground that should
be ... Unlike blind, unthinking compromise, it is not a form of laziness or
weakness. When a negotiator comes to the table expecting neither to change
position in any way nor to allow the opposition to attain their goals, he or she
|If you see Erard, and wish to return him one compliment for ever so ma-ny, do tell |
him that my instrument is excellent, and that I am delighted with it, for that ... The '
Sing Academic' has not yet chosen a director, and there is as in uch small-talk
about it as ever. ... He must become a musician; and may all such things as we
wish to do and can not attain be reserved for him! ... “I am sure you have been a
little ofi'ended (or maybe a good deal) at my laziness in writing, but do pardon me
|"Oh, Mr. Gurney," continued the lady, '"a good education is the foundation of |
happiness, and ignorance is the parent of ... that one is unconscious of its flight —
and I declare that I never have had the smallest reason to find fault with either of
them ... Defer not till to-morrow what you can do to-day ; indeed, I find lazy folks
take the most pains — but I do assure you, ... attention paid to our newly-arrived
guest, I resolved to put a good face on the matter, convinced that the fine
language of ...