Success comes from knowing that you did your best to become the best that you are capable of becoming.
— John Wooden
Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.
— Scott Adams
To aim at the best and to remain essentially ourselves is one and the same thing.
— Janet Erskine Stuart
The powerful exact what they can; the weak grant what they must.
Relationships are like Rome. Difficult to start out, incredible during the prosperity of the ‘Golden Age’, and unbearable during the fall. Then, a new kingdom will come along and the whole process will repeat itself until you come across a kingdom like Egypt…that thrives, and continues to flourish. This kingdom will become your best friend, your soulmate, and your love.
— Helen Keller
A few observations and much reasoning lead to error; many observations and a little reasoning to truth.
— Alexis Carrel
The habit of being happy enables one to be freed, or largely freed, from domination of outside conditions.
— Robert Louis Stevenson
To be content with little is hard; to be content with much is impossible.
— Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
An elephant can be tethered by a thread–if he believes he is captive. If we believe we are chained by habit or anxiety, we are in bondage.
— John H. Crowe
Sometimes the best gain is to lose.
— George Herbert