"Be willing to launch in faith, with no guarantees of success. This is the mark of personal greatness."
~ Brian Tracy
"Dare to risk public criticism."
~Mary Kay Ash
"Be like the turtle. If he didn't stick his neck out, he wouldn't get anywhere at all."
~ Harvey Mackay
"The young do not know enough to be prudent, and therefore they attempt the impossible - and achieve it, generation after generation."
~ Pearl S. Buck
Too often we give children answers to remember rather than problems to solve.
If I could say just one thing to parents, it would be simply that a child needs someone who believes in him no matter what he does.
FEAR OF FAILURE
One who fears failure limits his activities. Failure is only the opportunity to more
intelligently begin again.
What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?
~Vincent van Gogh
Our greatest glory consist not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
Wherever we look upon this earth, the opportunities take shape within the problems.
~Nelson A. Rockefeller
"Writing is the only thing that, when I do it, I don't feel I should be doing something else." Gloria Steinem
"To me, the greatest pleasure of writing is not what it's about, but the inner music the words make."
"Writing well is at one and the same time good thinking, good feeling, and good expression; it is having wit, soul, and taste, all together."
"Take away the art of writing from this world, and you will probably take away its glory."
"You must write for yourself, above all. That is [your] only hope of creating something beautiful."