" A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others. "
" Do not stop thinking of life as an adventure. You have no security unless you can live bravely, excitingly, imaginatively; unless you can choose a challenge instead of competence. "
" The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones. "
" Incredible change happens in your life when you decide to take control of what you do have power over instead of craving control over what you don't. "
" The only thing standing between you and your goal is the bullshit story you keep telling yourself as to why you can't achieve it. "
" Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it. "
-Ralph Waldo Emerson
" When someone tells me "no," it doesn't mean I can't do it, it simply means I can't do it with them. "
- Karen E. Quinones Miller
" Never explain - your friends do not need it and your enemies will not believe you anyway. "
" You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose. "
" The moment we begin to fear the opinions of others and hesitate to tell the truth that is in us, and from motives of policy are silent when we should speak, the divine floods of light and life no longer flow into our souls. "
-Elizabeth Cady Stanton
" The only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible. "
-Arthur C. Clarke
" There are two motives for reading a book; one, that you enjoy it; the other, that you can boast about it. "
- Bertrand Russell
" By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail "
" Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does. "