Patrick Jake O'Rourke (November 14, 1947 – February 15, 2022) was an American political satirist and journalist. O'Rourke was the H. L. Mencken Research Fellow at the libertarian Cato Institute and a regular correspondent for The Atlantic Monthly, The American Spectator, and The Weekly Standard, and frequent panelist on National...
Everybody knows how to raise children, except the people who have them.
Never fight an inanimate object.
Working hard feels good. Of course it's exhausting and stressful and causes you to miss a party or two, but at the end of the day it is so rewarding. One of the best feelings in the world is when you know that luck didn't play a role in your success. Doing work eliminates the need for luck.
—Lilly Singh in How to Be a Bawse
Formula for success: rise early, work hard, strike oil.
Nothing is as obnoxious as other people's luck.
Success is simply a matter of luck. Ask any failure.