Never give up on a dream just because of time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway.
- Earl Nightingale
I fear not the man who has practiced 10,000 kicks, but I do fear the man who has practiced one kick 10,000 times.
- Bruce Lee
He who fights with monsters should look to it that he himself does not become a monster. And when you gaze long into an abyss the abyss also gazes into you.
- Nietzsche
Great spirits have often encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
- Albert Einstein
Of course I’ll hurt you. Of course you’ll hurt me. Of course we will hurt each other. But this is the very condition of existence. To become spring, means accepting the risk of winter.
- Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, The Little Prince.
I see all this potential, and I see squandering. God damn it, an entire generation pumping gas, waiting tables; slaves with white collars.
- Chuck Palahniuk
Some people die at 25 and aren't buries until 75.
- Benjamin Franklin
Our brains evolved to learn by doing things, not by hearing about them.
- Daniel Coyle
A boy doesn't have to go to war to be a hero; he can say he doesn't like pie when he sees there isn't enough to go around.
- E. W. Howe
Always push yourself to the edge of your ability.
- Daniel Coyle
The word LISTEN contains the same letters as the word SILENT.
- Alfred Brendal
Name the greatest of all inventors. Accident.
- Mark Twain
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions. Their lives a mimicry. Their passions a quotation.
- Oscar Wilde
Find somebody you want to be in two years, three years, five years, and stare at that person. See what they’re doing. See exactly what they’re doing, and steal that. Steal from them.
- Daniel Coyle
If you want to build a ship, don't drum up the men to gather wood, divide the work and give orders. Instead, teach them to yearn for the vast and endless sea.
- Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
The higher we soar, the smaller we appear to those who cannot fly.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
Who looks outside, dreams; Who looks inside, awakens.
- Carl Gustav Jung
Remembering that you are going to die is the best way I know to avoid the trap of thinking you have something to lose. You are already naked. There is no reason not to follow your heart.
- Steve Jobs
The most dangerous man, to any government, is the man who is able to think things out for himself, without regard to the prevailing superstitions and taboos.
- HL Mencken
If you think it's expensive to hire a professional to do the job, wait until you hire an amateur.
- Red Adair