Diligence is the mother of good luck, and God gives all things to industry.
If you have great talents, industry will improve them; if moderate abilities, industry will supply their deficiencies. Nothing is denied to well-directed labor; nothing is ever to be attained without it.
Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy.
Life without industry is guilt, and industry without art is brutality.
Like the bee, we should make our industry our amusement.
The great menace to the life of an industry is industrial self-complacency.
Modern industrial civilization, as presently organized, is colliding violently with our planet’s ecological system. The ferocity of its assault on the earth is breathtaking, and the horrific consequences are occurring so quickly as to defy our capacity to recognize them, comprehend their global implications, and organize an appropriate and timely response. Isolated pockets of resistance […]
Experience is by industry achieved, and perfected by the swift course of time. (The Two Gentlemen of Verona)
The more we do, the more we can do.
The policy of some nations has given extraordinary encouragement to the industry of the country ; that of others to the industry of towns. Scarce any nation has dealt equally and impartially with every sort of industry. Since the down-fall of the Roman empire, the policy of Europe has been more favourable to arts, manufactures, […]