Motivational quotes page 5
An idea can turn to dust or magic, depending on the talent that rubs against it.
It is better to die on your feet than to live on your knees.
Live and work but do not forget to play, to have fun in life and really enjoy it.
A problem is a chance for you to do
I take a simple view of life. It is -
keep your eyes open and get on with it.
Don't ask what the world needs. Ask
what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what
the world needs is people who have come alive.
We must not allow other people's
limited perceptions to define us.
Don't look for society to give you
permission to be yourself.
your hopes and expectations high enough, and you shall touch wings with the divine.
time of darkest defeat, victory may be the nearest.
Don't believe that winning is everything. It's more important to
stand for something. If you
don't stand for something, what do you win?
Having once decided to achieve a
certain task, achieve it at all cost of tedium and distaste.
The gain in self-confidence of having accomplished a tiresome labor is immense.
Joy always came after pain.
The test of a first-rate intelligence
is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the
same time and still retain the ability to function. One should, for example, be able to see that
things are hopeless and yet be determined to make them otherwise.
Your present circumstances don't
determine where you can go; they merely determine where
Ambition may be defined as the
willingness to receive any number of hits on the nose.