"Success teaches us nothing; only failure teaches."
Hyman G. Rickover

"The first step toward success is taken when you refuse to be a captive of the environment in which you first find yourself."
Mark Caine

"To be successful, you have to have your heart in your business, and your business in your heart."
Sr. Thomas Watson

"Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence."
Helen Keller

"An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity; a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity."
Winston Churchill

"Leadership is action, not position."
Donald H. McGannon

"Intelligence is knowing how to calculate time, wisdom is knowing the value of good timing."
Kenny Rajah

"Where the willingness is great, the difficulties cannot be great."
Niccolo Machiavelli

"If I had permitted my failures, or what seemed to me at the time a lack of success, to discourage me I cannot see any way in which I would ever have made progress."
Calvin Coolidge

"If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader."
John Quincy Adams

"Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible."
Francis of Assisi

"The strongest single factor in prosperity consciousness is self-esteem. Believing you can do it, believing you deserve it, believing you will get it."
Jerry Gillies

"Until you value yourself, you will not value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it."
M. Scott Peck

"Good management is the art of making problems so interesting and their solutions so constructive that everyone wants to get to work and deal with them."
Paul Hawken

"Most people have no idea of the giant capacity we can immediately command when we focus all of our resources on mastering a single area of our lives."
Tony Robbins

"What you choose to focus your mind on is critical, because you will become what you think about most of the time."
Noel Peebles

"Those who lack the courage will always find a philosophy to justify it."
Albert Camus

"If something doesn't work out as expected or planned today, it will tomorrow, if you are determined enough."
Remez Sasson

"Doing what you love is the cornerstone of having abundance in your life."
Wayne Dyer

"Talent without discipline is like an octopus on roller skates. There's plenty of movement, but you never know if it's going to be forward, backwards, or sideways."
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

"If you go through life convinced that your way is always best, all the new ideas in the world will pass you by."
Morita Akio

"If you do not look at things on a large scale, it will be difficult to master strategy."
Miyamoto Mursashi

"There is no scarcity of opportunity to make a living at what you love; there's only a scarcity of resolve to make it happen."
Wayne Dyer

"A positive attitude awakens inner strength, energy, motivation and initiative."
Remez Sasson

"Attitude is more important than the past, than education, than money, than circumstances, than what people do or say. It is more important than appearance, giftedness, or skill."
W. C. Fields

"Having a positive mental attitude is asking how something can be done rather than saying it can't be done."
Bo Bennett

"If I had permitted my failures, or what seemed to me at the time a lack of success, to discourage me I cannot see any way in which I would ever have made progress."
Calvin Coolidge

"The wise man will make more opportunities than he finds."
Francis Bacon

"If you think you can do it, or you think you can't do it, You are right."
Henry Ford

"Opportunities to find deeper powers within ourselves come when life seems most challenging."
Joseph Campbell

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