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It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.
A racehorse that runs just a second faster than the pack is worth millions of dollars more. Give the extra effort.
Thunder is impressive, but lightning does the work. Less noise, more action makes a successful person.
When “doing your best” isn’t enough. Find a way to do it better. If you don’t, someone else will.
It’s amazing but true, holding on just one second longer makes you superior to the competition.
Kiss the rain. Without the cloudy days, we would never learn to appreciate the sun.
Do your homework and remember your facts, but remember, it’s passion that persuades. Invest yourself in success.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
When everything is coming your way, you’re in the wrong lane. Nothing worth achieving is easy.
The lead sled dog is the only one with a decent view. Be the leader.
A boat in harbor is safe, but eventually its bottom will rot out. Seek opportunity today.
Every once in a while, bite off more than you can chew. Sometimes what we thought were limits, were mere illusions.
Difficulty exists to encourage creative thinking. Don’t ask why, ask why not. The answer will come.
Just at the moment when you’re saying “I give up”, someone else is usually saying “What a great opportunity.”
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do. Be a person of action.
Winners do what losers didn’t want to. Challenge yourself to do more, care more, try harder. Success will find you.
You must be the change that you want to see in the world.
Sometimes to improve your performance, you need only to improve your attitude.
Most great accomplishments involve great risk. If it’s not worth risking for, it’s probably not worth doing. If its worth the risk, give it all you’ve got.
Sometimes the jobs that no one wants conceal the opportunities that no one gets.
Once the game is over, both the king and pawn go back in the same box.
One person working towards a dream is worth more than a crowd working for a check.
Those who are sure that nothing can be done, have already done it. Dream big.
Know your limits…but never stop trying to exceed them.
Some people are carbon copies, others make their own impression. Make your’s a good one, and it will be copied by many.
Time is the coin of your life. Spend it right and you will be rich beyond anyone’s dreams.
The greatest gift you can give a man is not to share your riches, but instead to reveal his own. Look for ways of inspiring others.
Don’t just strive to be “somebody”, be more specific.
It’s never too late to be what you might have been. It’s never to early to be what you should.
Attitudes are contagious. Is yours worth catching?
Without forgiveness, life is governed by an endless cycle of resentment and retaliation. Forgive others, and your world will become bright again.
The greatest use of life is to spend it on something that will outlast it.
It is good to have an end to journey toward; but it is the journey that matters in the end. If you don’t reach your goal, take value from the process.
Think highly of yourself, because the world takes you at your own estimate.
A ship is safe in harbor. But that’s not what a ship is for.
The person who one day wakes up and finds themselves a success, hasn’t been sleeping.
Success is a choice you must make, not a place you must find.
Sometimes it is not necessary the problem to solve. Change the angle of vision and the problem dissolves.
Never fear the shadows, they simply mean that there’s a light somewhere nearby.
The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.
If you want to build a ship, don’t rally people to collect wood, or assign them to tasks. Instead teach them to long for the sea.
Dance like no one is watching. Love like you’ll never be hurt. Sing like no one is listening and live like its heaven on earth.
You can have anything you want if you are willing to give up the belief that you can’t have it.
You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it come true.
Be daring, be different, be impractical, be anything that will assert integrity of purpose and imaginative vision against the play-it-safers. The creatures of the commonplace and slaves to the ordinary. Be the beacon.
Energy creates energy. It is by spending oneself that one becomes rich.
Take what you learn and make a difference with it.
If you get caught going through hell. Make sure you keep going.
There are two ways of spreading light- to be the candle, or the mirror that reflects it. We must take our turn being both.
Worrying is like a rocking chair, it gives you something to do, but doesn’t get you anywhere.
The greatest use of life is to use if for something that will outlast it. Be part of something.
It is better to live one day as a lion, than live a thousand days as a lamb.
If we wait for the moment that everything is ready, we will never begin.
Many of life’s failures are people who had not realized how close they were to success when they gave up.
It’s not who you are that stands to hold you back, it’s who you think you’re not.
There is no such thing as a problem without a gift for you. Do not fear problems, because you need their gifts.
Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. He who looks outside of himself dreams. He who looks inside, awakens.
Be yourself. Who else is better qualified?
Don’t waste time waiting for inspiration. Point yourself in the right direction, and inspiration will find you.
Be brave. Even if you’re not, pretend to be. No one can tell the difference.
The moment you start to feel self pity, do something for someone less fortunate than yourself.
Sometimes, not getting what you want is a stroke of good luck.