Born: May 27, 1867
Birthplace: Hanley, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom
Died: March 27, 1931
Occupation: Author, Journalist, and Playwright
Profile: Best known for his Five Towns novels.
Number of Quotes: 4
Any change, even a change for the better, is always accompanied by drawbacks and discomforts.
Happiness includes chiefly the idea of satisfaction after full honest effort. No one can possibly be satisfied and no one can be happy who feels that in some paramount affairs he failed to take up the challenge of life.
The rough broad difference between the American and the European business man is that the latter is anxious to leave his work, while the former is anxious to get to it.
We shall never have more time. We have, and always had, all the time there is. No object is served in waiting until next week or even until tomorrow. Keep going... Concentrate on something useful.