If you don’t change your beliefs, your life will be like this forever. Is that good news?
W. Somerset Maugham
Accept the challenges so that you can feel the exhilaration of victory.
George S. Patton
It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.
Do you know what my favorite part of the game is? The opportunity to play.
Someone once asked me ‘why do you always insist on taking the hard road?’ and I replied ‘why do you assume I see two roads?’
Take a chance! All life is a chance. The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
Wherever you go, go with all your heart.
Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.
Accept that all of us can be hurt, that all of us can and surely will at times fail. Other vulnerabilities, like being embarrassed or risking love, can be terrifying, too. I think we should follow a simple rule: if we can take the worst, take the risk.
I’ve got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom.
Every morning you are handed 24 golden hours. They are one of the few things in this world that you get free of charge. If you had all the money in the world, you couldn’t buy an extra hour. What will you do with this priceless treasure? Remember, you must use it, as it is given only once. Once wasted you cannot get it back.
Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.
Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.
One of the greatest discoveries a man makes, one of his great surprises, is to find he can do what he was afraid he couldn’t do.