People who consider themselves victims of their circumstances will always remain victims unless they develop a greater vision for their lives.
Victim, Circumstances, Vision
Hold fast to dreams, For if dreams die, Life is a broken-winged bird that cannot fly, Hold fast to dreams, For if dreams go, Life is a barren field, Frozen with snow.
It's not enough to be busy. The question is, what are we busy about?
Henry David Thoreau
You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
Whether it's praise, love, criticism, money, time, power, punishment, space, sorrow, laughter, need, pain, or pleasure... the more of it that you give, the more of it you will receive.
Never think that God's delays are God's denials. Hold on; hold fast; hold out. Patience is genius.
Comet de Buffon
The only thing that stands between you and what you want from life is simply the will to pursue it and the faith to believe it is possible.
To be successful in life, gravitate towards the standard of excellence, not the standard of acceptance.
The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks, and then starting on the first one.
Energy and persistence conquer all things.
Procrastination is the seed of self-destruction.
Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
I enjoy every opportunity and live every moment. And that is why I have no regrets. It's when you are not scared of losing that you win everything.
Keep your fears to yourself, but share your courage with others.
Robert Louis Stevenson