One does not discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.
- André Gide
Believe you can and you’re halfway there.
I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.
- Michael Jordan
The circumstances of the world are so variable that an irrevocable purpose or opinion is almost synonymous with a foolish one.
- William H. Seward
“So perhaps the best thing to do is to stop writing Introductions and get on with the book.”
-A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh
Prudence keeps life safe, but does not often make it happy.
- Samuel Johnson
Resistance at all cost is the most senseless act there is.
The teacher, whether mother, priest, or schoolmaster, is the real maker of history."
- H.G. Wells
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude.
- Maya Angelou
“Hard work without talent is a shame, but talent without hard work is a tragedy.”
– Robert Hall