work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only
way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great
work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you
do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Don't settle.
As with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find
it. And, like any great relationship, it just gets better
and better as the years roll on. So keep looking until you
find it. Don't settle."
- Steve Jobs
content of your character is your choice. Day by day, what
you choose, what you think and what you do is who you become."
live in the past. Winners learn from the past and enjoy
working in the present toward the future."
- Denis Waitley
are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not
an act, but a habit." - Aristotle
to appreciate what you have, before time makes you appreciate
what you had."
fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks once,
but I fear the man who has practiced one kick 10,000
- Bruce Lee
the difference between a successful person and a failure
is not one has better abilities or ideas, but the courage
that one has to bet on one's ideas, to take a calculated
risk - and to act."
- Maxwell Maltz
life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable
but more useful than a life spent doing nothing."
- George Bernard Shaw
starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this
constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results,
just as a small fire makes a small amount of heat."
- Napoleon Hill (Think and Grow Rich)
wait for something big to occur. Start where you are,
with what you have, and that will always lead you into
- Mary Manin Morrissey
percent of failures come from people who have the habit
of making excuses." - George W. Carver
the world says, 'Give up', Hope whispers, 'Try it one
am grateful for all of my problems. After each one was
overcome, I became stronger and more able to meet those
that were still to come. I grew in all my difficulties."
- James Cash Penney
let life discourage you; everyone who got where he is
had to begin where he was."
- Richard L. Evans
you always put limits on what you can do, physical or
anything else, it'll spread over into the rest of your
life. It'll spread into your work, into your morality,
into your entire being. There are no limits. There are
plateaus, but you must not stay there, you must go beyond
them. If it kills you, it kills you. A man must constantly
exceed his level." - Bruce Lee (The Art of Expressing
the Human Body)
breeds doubt and fear. Action breeds confidence and
courage. If you want to conquer fear, do not sit home
and think about it. Go out and get busy."
- Dale Carnegie
great has ever been achieved except by those who dared
to believe that something inside them was superior to
- Bruce Barton
people would rather be certain they're miserable, than
risk being happy."
- Robert Anthony
real person you are is revealed in the moments when
you're certain no other person is watching. When no
one is watching, you are driven by what you expect of
- Ralph S. Marston, Jr.
yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody
else expects of you. Never excuse yourself. Never pity
yourself. Be a hard master to yourself - and be lenient
to everybody else."
- Henry Ward Beecher
responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who
will get you where you want to go, no one else."
- Les Brown (Live Your Dreams)
life knocks you down, try to land on your back. Because
if you can look up, you can get up." - Les Brown
can't just sit and wait for people to give you that golden
dream. You've got to get out there and make it happen for
- Diana Ross