In the end we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.
Someone struggled for your right to vote. Use it.
When I let go of who I am, I become what I might be.
The number one difference between a Nobel prize winner and the others is not IQ or work ethic, but that they ask bigger questions.
Do not judge me by my success, judge me by how many times I fell down and got back up again.
Remember there's a big difference between kneeling down and bending over.
People who work hard often work too hard...May we learn to honor the hammock, the siesta, the nap and the pause in all its forms.
Pressure is a privilege.
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
No matter how successful you get, always send the elevator back down.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by those moments that take our breath away.
I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.
My goal is not to be better than anyone else, but to be better than I used to be.
Invest the best hours of your day on the biggest opportunity, not the biggest problem.
We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men (people) are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.
You have power over your mind – not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.
My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me.
A stumbling block for the pessimist is a stepping-stone to the optimist.
Don't be afraid to take big steps. You can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.
Character, like a photograph, develops in darkness.
The manager administers, the leader innovates. The manager maintains, the leader develops. The manager relies on systems, the leader relies on people. The manager counts on controls, the leader inspires trust. The manager does things right, the leader does the right thing.
He who can go to the fountain does not go to the water jar.
Motherhood: all love begins and ends there.
I’ve always had this view that success is not a straight line up. If you read the stories of successful people, almost every successful person has had to deal with some degree of hardship, whether that hardship is personal hardship, health-related hardship, or a business issue.
There is no future in any job. The future lies in the person who holds the job.
Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the mouth. Mike Tyson
Talent is God given. Be humble. Fame is man-given. Be grateful. Conceit is self-given. Be careful. John Wooden
Inaction 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
Richard Petty didn't always have the best car and still won the most races. Giving a great car to a no-talent driver won't make 'em a winner. They're more likely to wreck the thing first. It's the driver sitting behind the wheel that counts most. Cale Yarborough
"What should be done eventually, must be done immediately." Jeremy Foley
'Tell me a fact and I'll learn. Tell me a truth and I'll believe. But tell me a story and it will live in my heart forever.'" Ed Sabol
"Real generosity is doing something nice for someone who'll never find out." Frank A. Clark
"When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life in such a way that when you die the world cries and you rejoice." Unknown
"The best way to predict your future is to create it." Abraham Lincoln
I shall be telling this with a sigh Somewhere ages and ages hence: Two roads diverged in a wood, and I— I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference. Robert Frost, The Road Not Taken