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"His knowledge, hard work and dedication to delivering at the highest level, in all aspects of the roles he has fulfilled, in what has been a dynamic and challenging environment, have been unquestionable.

He is happy to carry responsibility and manage people through periods of change, maintaining a positive frame of mind which percolates through to those responsible to him and others with whom he interacts.

The Company respects Ed’s desire to move into a different role and we have no hesitation in recommending him in any future venture he may wish to pursue, which, we are confident, will get commitment, loyalty and success in equal measure as we have during his time with us."


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“There is no substitute for hard work”

Thomas Edison

“Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work”

Thomas Edison

“Hard work doesn’t guarantee success, but improves its chances”

B. J. Gupta

“Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing”

Theodore Roosevelt

“The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary”

Vincent “Vince” Lombardi

“Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work”


“Hard work spotlights the character of people: some turn up their sleeves, some turn up their noses, and some don’t turn up at all”

Sam Ewing

“Striving for success without hard work is like trying to harvest where you haven’t planted”

David Bly

“If you want to be happy, be”

Leo Tolstoy

“Most people would rather be certain they're miserable, than risk being happy”

Robert Anthony

“The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up”

Mark Twain

“Nobody really cares if you're miserable, so you might as well be happy”

Cynthia Nelms

“Man is fond of counting his troubles, but he does not count his joys. If he counted them up as he ought to, he would see that every lot has enough happiness provided for it”

Fyodor Dostoevsky

“What a wonderful life I've had! I only wish I'd realized it sooner”


“Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be”

Abraham Lincoln

“The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance; the wise grows it under his feet” James


“Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open”

John Barrymore

“Often people attempt to live their lives backwards; they try to have more things, or more money, in order to do more of what they want, so they will be happier. The way it actually works is the reverse. You must first be who you really are, then do what you need to do, in order to have what you want”

Margaret Young

“There are two things to aim at in life: first, to get what you want; and after that, to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind achieve the second”

Logan Pearsall Smith

“This is my ‘depressed stance.’ When you're depressed, it makes a lot of difference how you stand. The worst thing you can do is straighten up and hold your head high because then you'll start to feel better. If you're going to get any joy out of being depressed, you've got to stand like this”

Charles M. Schulz

“Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be”

Abraham Lincoln

“Happiness is a form of courage”

Holbrook Jackson

“We tend to forget that happiness doesn't come as a result of getting something we don't have, but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have”

Frederick Keonig

“It's never too late to have a happy childhood”

Berke Breathed

“Happiness is not a goal; it is a by-product”

Eleanor Roosevelt

“Happiness is a direction, not a place”

Sydney J. Harris

“Of all the things you wear, your expression is the most important”

Janet Lane

“If you want others to be happy, practice compassion; if you want to be happy, practice compassion”

Dalai Lama

“Happiness is not an ideal of reason, but of imagination”

Immanuel Kant

“Man must search for what is right, and let happiness come on its own”

Johann Pestalozzi

“He is rich or poor according to what he is, not according to what he has”

Henry Ward Beecher

“If you search the world for happiness, you may find it in the end, for the world is round and will lead you back to your door”

Robert Brault

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