Be curious always! For knowledge will not acquire you: you must acquire it.
Luck is a dividend of sweat. The more you sweat, the luckier you get.
I can’t believe that God put us on this earth to be ordinary.
Avoid the crowd. Do your own thinking independently. Be the chess player, not the chess piece.
Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
Henry J. Kaiser
Let me win, but if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt.
Motto of the Special Olympics
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.
Only those who dare to fail greatly can achieve greatly.
Robert F. Kennedy
Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life?
Losers make promises they often break. Winners make commitments they always keep.
Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body,
but rather to skid inbroadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming–WOW–What a Ride!
If you stop flapping as enthusiastically, you may will loose altitude and getting that altitude back may be darn near impossible.
The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.
Don’t compromise yourself. You are all you’ve got.
You have to have confidence in your ability, and then be tough enough to follow through.
I was strongest when I laughed at my weakness.
Miracles sometimes occur, but one has to work terribly hard for them.
Do or do not. There is no try.
Yoda, ‘The Empire Strikes Back’
All we have to decide is what to do with the time we are given.
Gandalf to Frodo, The Fellowship of the Ring (movie)
Man improves himself as he follows his path; if he stands still, waiting to improve before he makes a decision, he’ll never move.
Following the course of least resistance makes for crooked rivers and crooked men.
The cave you fear to enter holds the treasure you seek.