I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sail to always reach my destination.
Take criticism seriously, but not personally. If there is truth or merit to the criticism, try to learn from it. Otherwise, let it roll right off you.
Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts.
We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.
The only limits for tomorrow are the doubts we have today.
james frey, jobie hughes, greg boose
Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.
All endings are also beginnings. We just don’t know it at the time.
Make the most of yourself by fanning the tiny, inner sparks of possibility into the flames of achievement.
Happiness does not come from doing easy work but from the afterglow of satisfaction that comes after the achievement of a difficult task that demanded our best.
theodore isaac rubin
I don’t focus on what I’m up against. I focus on my goals and try to ignore the rest.