Would he even still have an axe by then end of that 4 hours?

See, I would have just saved myself 3 hours and bought a chainsaw >.>

Either that or invented one.

The policy of being too cautious is the greatest risk of all
--Jawaharlal Nehru

Leadership is the challenge to be something more than average.

Successful leadership is not about being tough or soft, sensitive or assertive,
but about a set of attributes. First and foremost is character

> Veni, vidi, voops! I came, I saw, I tripped.
Veni, vidi, visa! I came, I saw, I shopped.

One’s best success comes after his greatest disappointments.

Everyone has his burden. What counts is how you carry it."

All bold equals no bold.

commented: Ohhh, I love that. Too bad the hint isn't taken. +11

Laziness is a secret ingredient that goes into failure.
But it’s only kept a secret from the person who fails.

I am always doing things I can't do, that's how I get to do them.
Pablo Picasso

Great souls have wills; feeble ones have only wishes.

the greatest thing you can do is surprise yourself...

The door to a balanced success opens widest on the hinges of hope and encouragement.

All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy.

"The only thing more dangerous than a hardware guy with a code patch is a programmer with a soldering iron."

All play and no work makes Jack a ..... boy.

All dull and no play makes Jack a work boy.

Happiness is forgetting you have amnesia.

By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.

If at first you don't succeed, redefine your criteria for success.

If you manage to do something on the first attempt, try not to look astonished.

If you don't know who's to blame, you are.

If your father is a poor man, it is your fate but, if your father-in-law is a poor man, it's your stupidity.

Concentration, in its truest, unadulterated form, means the ability to focus the mind on one single solitary thing.

Learn to help people with more than just their jobs;help them with their lives.

Familiarity breeds contempt.

Be strong enough to at least try to make your life better.

Dream is not what you see in sleep. It is the thing that does not let you sleep.

- Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

These are my two favourites from: 'Lifes little instruction book'.

Apart from life and death matters, nothing is really that important.

No one on their death bed says: "I wish I'd spent more time at the office."

"Whether humanity is to continue and prosper on spaceship Earth depends entirely on the integrity of the human individuals and not on the political and economic systems. The cosmic question has been asked, are humans a worthwhile invention?"
- Buckminster Fuller

Duty makes us do things well, but love makes us do them beautifully.

"We are all the sum of our tears. Too little and the ground is not fertile and nothing can grow there; too much, the best of us is washed away." G'Kar

I live on Earth at present, and I don’t know what I am, I know I am not a category. I am not a thing - a noun. I seem to be a verb, an evolutionary process - an integral function of the universe.
-Buckminster Fuller