An aphorism is nothing else but the slightest
form of writing raised to the highest level of expressive communication. Carl William Brown





The best you get is an even break.


Franklin P. Adams (1881-1960, American journalist, humorist)


That thou seest, man, become too thou must; God, if thou seest God, dust, if thou seest dust.


Brother Angelus (Theologian)


You REAP what You SOW: Life is like a boomerang. Our thoughts, deeds and words return to us sooner or later, with astounding accuracy.


Grant M. Bright (British-born American engineer)


If you want to gather honey, don't kick over the beehive.


Dale Carnegie (1888-1955, American trainer, author, "How to Win Friends and Influence People")


As you have sown so shall you reap.


Marcus T. Cicero (c. 106-43 BC, Roman orator, politician)


The consequences of things are not always proportionate to the apparent magnitude of those events that have produced them. Thus the American Revolution, from which little was expected, produced much; but the French Revolution, from which much was expected, produced little.


Charles Caleb Colton (1780-1832, British sportsman writer)


Results! Why, man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work.


Thomas A. Edison (1847-1931, American inventor, founder of GE)


Once the toothpaste is out of the tube, it's hard to get it back in.


Harold Robbins Haldeman (1926-1993, American advertising executive, government official)


The man who gets the most satisfactory results is not always the man with the most brilliant single mind, but rather the man who can best coordinate the brains and talents of his associates.


Alton W. Jones


Don't tell me how hard you work. Tell me how much you get done.


James Ling


Some of us will do our jobs well and some will not, but we will all be judged by only one thing -- the result.


Vince Lombardi (1913-1970, American football coach)


Before every action ask yourself. Will this bring more monkeys on my back. Will the result of my action be a blessing or a heavy burden?


Alfred A. Montapert (American author)


You always succeed in producing a result.


Anthony Robbins (1960-, American author, speaker, peak performance expert, coach)

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People who create 20% of the results will begin believing they deserve 80% of the rewards.


Pat Riley (1945-, American basketball coach)


If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.


Anthony Robbins (1960-, American author, speaker, peak performance expert, coach)

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Nothing will come of nothing.


William Shakespeare (1564-1616, British poet, playwright, actor)


What we do today, right now, will have an accumulated effect on all of our tomorrows.


Alexandra Stoddard


Sow to the wind and you will reap a whirlwind.


The Holy Bible (Sacred scriptures of Christians and Judaism)


They have sown the wind, and they shall reap the whirlwind.


The Holy Bible (Sacred scriptures of Christians and Judaism)


A crooked stick will have a crooked shadow.


Author Unknown


Last week is the time you should have either bought or sold, depending on what you didn't do.


Author Unknown


You never know how many apples there are in a seed.


Author Unknown


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