We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. No man who continues to add something to the material, intellectual and moral wellbeing of the place in which he lives is left long without proper reward.
You have to believe in yourself. There are always two ways of spreading light: to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.
Always know in your heart that you are far bigger than anything that can happen to you. Trust that still, small voice that says This might work and I will try it. Be gentle with yourself. If you will not be your own unconditional friend, who will be? If you are playing an opponent and you are also opposing yourself you are going to be outnumbered.
With my freckles and messy hair, bruised knee and chapped lips this morning I am splendidly imperfect and alive! Man is a goal seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals. It is better to die for something than to live for nothing.
Man is a goal seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals. Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all I can? The key is not the will to win… everybody has that. It is the will to prepare to win that is important.