Addison on Attitude and Persistence

October 3, 2019 pwm1

I never knew an early-rising, hard-working, prudent person, careful of their earnings and strictly honest, who complained of hard luck. A good character, good habits, and industry of iron are impregnable to the assaults of all ill-luck that fools ever dreamed.

—Joseph Addison (by Sir Godfrey Kneller; Public Domain)

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