A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops. --Henry Brooks Adams
Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow. --Aesop
Motivation is everything. You can do the work of two people, but can't be two people. Instead, you have to inspire the next guy down the line to get him to inspire his people. --Lee Iacocca
No matter how far you have gone on the wrong road, turn back. --Turkish Proverb
First say to yourself what you would be; and then do what you have to do. --Epictetus
Don't complain about what you don't have. Use what you've got. To do less than your best is a sin. Every single one of us has the power for greatness, because greatness is determined by service -- to yourself and to others. --Oprah Winfrey
Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can.
Tomorrow is a new day; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense. --Ralph Waldo Emerson
A child's hand in yours -- what tenderness and power it arouses. You are instantly the very touchstone of wisdom and strength. --Marjorie Holmes
Drag your thoughts away from your troubles by the ears, by the heels, or by any other way you can manage it. --Mark Twain
An invincible determination can accomplish almost anything and in this lies the great distinction between great men and little men. --Thomas Fuller
One man with a dream, at pleasure, Shall go forth and conquer a crown. And three with a new song's measure, Can trample an empire down. --Arthur O'Shaughnessy
A winner respects those who are superior to him and tries to learn something from them. A loser resents those who are superior to him and tries to find chinks in their armor.
Fear is the fuel to your success and failure the difference is embracing it, or running from it. --Andrea Morley
The man who is born with a talent which he is meant to use finds his greatest happiness in using it. --Johann von Goethe
Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me. --Carol Burnett
Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune. --William James
To be wronged is nothing unless you remember it. --Confucius
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