Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.
Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.
I will prepare and someday my chance will come.
That some achieve great success, is proof to all that others can achieve it as well.
A man watches his pear tree day after day, impatient for the ripening of the fruit. Let him attempt to force the process, and he may spoil both fruit and tree. But let him patiently wait, and the ripe pear at length falls into his lap.