You will either step forward into growth or you will step back into safety.
—Abraham Maslow (American Psychologist)
It is remarkable to what lengths people will go to avoid thought.
—Thomas Edison (American Inventor)
Things done well and with care, exempt themselves from fear.
—William Shakespeare (British Playwright)
If you hate a person, you hate something in him that is part of yourself. What isn’t part of ourselves doesn’t disturb us.
—Hermann Hesse (German-born Swiss Poet)
To be angry about trifles is mean and childish; to rage and be furious is brutish; and to maintain perpetual wrath is akin to the practice and temper of devils; but to prevent and suppress rising resentment is wise and glorious, is manly and divine.
—Isaac Watts (English Hymn writer)
Capability means imagination…
—Napoleon Hill (American Author)
I would rather be a beggar and single than a queen and married.
—Elizabeth I of England (British Monarch)
My father said whoever tells the longest story is always the liar. The truth isn’t that complicated.
—Bill Joy (American Computer Scientist)
For every failure, there’s an alternative course of action. You just have to find it. When you come to a roadblock, take a detour.
—Mary Kay Ash (American Entrepreneur)