“ We prefer to see "winners" as "naturally talented" rather than "hard-working." Because if it were reversed, what would that imply about us? ”
If you want to be successful, surround yourself with people who are more successful than you are, but if you want to be happy, surround yourself with people who are less successful than you are.
There is only one thing in the world worse than being talked about, and that is not being talked about.
People have to talk about something just to keep their voice boxes in working order so they'll have good voice boxes in case there's ever anything really meaningful to say.
"We'll never survive!" "Nonsense. You're only saying that because no one ever has."