Not being able to govern events, I govern myself.
– Michel de Montaigne
Whether you think you can or think you can’t, you’re right.
– Henry Ford
We are formed and molded by our thoughts. Those whose minds are shaped by selfless thoughts give joy when they speak or act. Joy follows them like a shadow that never leaves them.
“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.”
– Mark Twain
I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestioned ability of a man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.
– Henry David Thoreau
If you hear a different drummer – dreamer, take a chance. The road you choose to travel means the difference in the dance.
– D. Morgan
“There is no comparison between that which is lost by not succeeding and that which is lost by not trying.”
– Francis Bacon (1561-1626)