A man can do only what he can do.
But if he does that each day
he can sleep at night
and do it again the next day.
~ Albert Schweitzer ~
It is our duty as men and women
to proceed as though limits
to our abilities do not exist.
~ Pierre Teilhard de Chardin ~
The brave man carves out his fortune,
and every man is the sum of his own works.
~ Miguel de Cervantes ~
Find a need and fill it.
~ Ruth Stafford Peale ~
The best place to succeed is where you are with what you have.
~ Charles M. Schwab ~
The bitterest tears shed over graves
are for words left unsaid
and deeds left undone.
~ Harriet Beecher Stowe ~
I have fought a good fight,
I have finished my course,
I have kept the faith.
~ 2 Timothy 4:7 ~
In the darkest hour, the soul is replenished
and given strength to continue and endure.
~ Heart Warrior Chosa ~
What you can do, or dream you can do,
boldness has genius, power and magic in it.
~ Johann von Goethe ~
There is, in addition to a courage
with which men die,
a courage by which men live.
~ John F. Kennedy ~
Why not go out on a limb?
Isn’t that where the fruit is?
~ Frank Scully ~
The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.
~ Moliere ~
Make voyages. Attempt them. There’s nothing else.
~ Tennessee Williams ~
If your life is ever going to get better,
you’ll have to take risks.
There is simply no way you can grow
without taking chances.
~ David Viscot ~
It is when we all play safe
that we create a world of utmost insecurity.
~ Dag Hammarskjold ~
Peace of mind is that mental condition
in which you have accepted the worst.
~ Lin Yutang ~
Life is to live in such a way that we are not afraid to die.
~ St. Teresa of Avila ~
There is perhaps nothing so bad
and so dangerous in life as fear.
~ Jawaharlal Nehru ~
I think the purpose of life is to be useful,
to be responsible, to be honorable, to be compassionate.
It is, after all, to matter: to count,
to stand for something,
to have made some difference that you lived at all.
~ Leo C. Rosten ~