Great spirits have often encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
- Albert Einstein
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
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
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
Our brains evolved to learn by doing things, not by hearing about them.
- Daniel Coyle
If you think it's expensive to hire a professional to do the job, wait until you hire an amateur.
- Red Adair
The higher we soar, the smaller we appear to those who cannot fly.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
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
A year from now you will wish you had started today.
- Karen Lamb
The stories of yesterday are the cries of today,To be talented is not to be famous but to be understood,You can only run so far till you end up in the same place,Well for now anyways.
- Ray Bianchi Jr
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
It’s better to spend a very, very high quality ten minutes, or even ten seconds, than it is to spend a mediocre hour.
- Daniel Coyle
Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions. Their lives a mimicry. Their passions a quotation.
- Oscar Wilde
When you're struggling, that’s when you’re getting smarter.
- Daniel Coyle
The best people possess a feeling for beauty, the courage to take risks, the discipline to tell the truth, the capacity for sacrifice.
- Ernest Hemingway
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
Always push yourself to the edge of your ability.
- Daniel Coyle
The word LISTEN contains the same letters as the word SILENT.
- Alfred Brendal
Who looks outside, dreams; Who looks inside, awakens.
- Carl Gustav Jung
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