"Worry is the interest you pay on the trouble before its due.”
"The successful person makes a habit of doing what the failing person doesn't like to do."
“There's no better time than the present to be better than we were yesterday."
"You can get everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want."
"The world cares very little about what a man or woman knows; it is what the man or woman is able to do that counts."
~Booker T. Washington
“Luck is simply the end result of a consistent, persistent effort towards a meaningful goal.”
"There is no greater healer of emotional wounds than the treatment of forgiveness."
“Regardless of your past, have faith in your unlimited power to achieve what you believe and you can have, be or do anything your heart desires.”
"The most pathetic person in the world is someone who has sight but has no vision."
"People who say it cannot be done should not be interrupted by those doing it.”
“One of the secrets of a long and fruitful life is to forgive everybody everything every night before going to bed.”
~Bernard Baruch, financier
“Worrying often gives a small thing a big shadow.”
“Too soon old, too late smart.”
“When you have seven percent unemployed, you have ninety-three percent working.”
~John F. Kennedy
“Adversity causes some men to break and some to break records.”
“Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.”
“Whether you think you can or think you can’t, you’re right.”
“Thought is action in rehearsal”
“A journey of 1,000 miles must begin with one step.”
~Ancient Chinese Proverb
“If you do not conquer self, then you will be conquered by self.”
"All that we are is the result of what we have thought. The mind is everything. What we think, we become... What we are today comes from our thoughts of yesterday, and our present thoughts build our life of tomorrow: Our life is created by our mind."
“Success is not to be measured by the position someone has reached in life, but the obstacles he has overcome while trying to succeed.”
~Booker T. Washington
"A man's life is what his thoughts make of it... Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking."
~Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius (121 ~ 180)
"The only thing riskier than taking risks in life is being too afraid to take them at all."
“Do it or don’t do it, but never maybe do it.”
“Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.”
“Once the game is over, the king and the pawn go back in the same box.”
“Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.”
~Jim Ryun, American Athlete
“Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.”
“Success is a journey, not a destination.”
“There is but one cause of human failure, and that is man’s lack of faith in his true self.”
~William James, PhD, American Psychologist
“The ability to discipline yourself to delay gratification in the short term in order to enjoy greater rewards in the long term is the indispensable prerequisite for success”
“There’s only two things I had to do to win the Olympic gold: train when I wanted to, and train when I didn’t.”
~Peter Vidmar, two-time Olympic gold medalist in gymnastics and member of the U.S. Olympic Hall of Fame
“Failure is success if we learn from it.”
~Malcolm S. Forbes
“The biggest secret of success in life is: You don’t have to get it right; you just have to get it going.”
"Successful people are not people with less problems. They are simply people who know how to move forward regardless."
“Get up one time more than you’re knocked down.”
"The person who gets the farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore."
“It is easy to get to the top after you get through the crowd at the bottom . “
“Success is not a destination, it's a journey. “
"Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor."
"Success is getting what you want; happiness is wanting what you get."
“If we don't start, it's certain we can't arrive.”
"Personal development is your springboard to personal excellence. Ongoing, continuous, non-stop personal development literally assures you that there is no limit to what you can accomplish."
“Luck is the direct result of consistent, organized, enthusiastic effort.”
“Shallow men believe in luck; wise and strong men in cause and effect.”
~Ralph Waldo Emerson
“Those who trust to chance must abide by the results of chance.”
"Achievement is proportionate to the actions made in the course of a single day."
"In the end, all that we will be remembered for is what we loved, who we loved, and most importantly, who loved us back in return."