I hated every minute of training, but I said, ‘Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.’
Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start.
I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.
The best way out is always through.
With self-discipline most anything is possible.
Every act of conscious learning requires the willingness to suffer an injury to one’s self-esteem. That is why young children, before they are aware of their own self-importance, learn so easily.
Luck is a dividend of sweat. The more you sweat, the luckier you get.
It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.
For me life is continuously being hungry. The meaning of life is not simply to exist, to survive, but to move ahead, to go up, to achieve, to conquer.
Go as far as you can see; when you get there, you’ll be able to see farther.
J. P. Morgan
“I have looked in the mirror every morning and asked myself: “If today were the last day of my life, would I want to do what I am about to do today?” And whenever the answer has been “No” for too many days in a row, I know I need to change something.”
Belief creates the actual fact.
We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.
People who don’t take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year. People who do take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year.