Have no fear of perfection you will never reach it. We can try to avoid making choices by doing nothing, but even that is a decision. Nothing is so exhausting as indecision, and nothing is so futile. Begin to be now what you will... Read More.
People are not remembered by how few times they fail but by how often they succeed. Every wrong step is another step forward. If you are never scared or embarrassed or hurt, it means you never take chances. How was Einstein able to conceive... Read More.
Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing. Do not tell me this a difficult... Read More.
It is by what we ourselves have done, and not by what others have done for us, that we shall be remembered in after ages. Learning is finding out what you already know. Doing is demonstrating that you know it. Teaching is reminding others... Read More.
First we form habits, then they form us. Conquer your bad habits, or they will eventually conquer you. Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think. He who has begun his task has half done it.... Read More.
You cannot pick cherries with your back to the tree. Eliminate something superfluous from your life. Break a habit. Do something that makes you feel insecure. Carry out an action with complete attention and intensity as if it were your last If you are... Read More.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no ones definition of your life, but define yourself. The wisest men follow their own direction. Do not compromise yourself. You are all you have got. I do not seek.... Read More.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are. Instead of seeing the rug being pulled from under us, we can learn to dance on a shifting carpet. Until you try, you do not know what you cannot do. I do not... Read More.