Action As I grow older, I pay less attention to what people say. I just watch what they do. As I grow older, I pay less attention to what people say. I just watch what they do.YOU MAY ALSO LIKE »The way to become rich is to put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket.Concentrate; put all your eggs in one basket, and watch that basket…I can’t afford to pay them any other way.There is no use whatever trying to help people who do not help themselves. You cannot push anyone up a ladder unless he be willing to climb himself.The average person puts only 25% of his energy and ability into his work. The world takes off its hat to those who put in more than 50% of their capacity, and stands on its head for those few and far between souls who devote 100%.The first man gets the oyster, the second man gets the shell.