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Diligence Quotes

Diligence is the mother of good fortune, and idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.

Author: Miguel De Cervantes (1547-1616)

Profession: Spanish Novelist, Dramatist, Poet

The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.

Author: Confucius

Profession: Chinese Ethical Teacher, Philosopher

Diligence is the mother of good luck.

Author: Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

Profession: American Scientist, Publisher, Diplomat

Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance.

Author: Samuel Johnson (1709-1784)

Profession: British Author

He who labors diligently need never despair; for all things are accomplished by diligence and labor.

Author: Menander of Athens

Profession: Greek Dramatic Poet

That which ordinary men are fit for, I am qualified in. and the best of me is diligence.

Author: William Shakespeare (1564-1616)

Profession: British Poet, Playwright, Actor