are like stars; you will not succeed in touching them
with your hands. But like the seafaring man on the desert
of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following
them you will reach your destiny.
- Carl Schurz
- Anna Cummins
big dreams. If you are considering writing an article,
develop it into a book. If you are writing a book, think
ahead to your next project. Fill your days with ambitious
- Alexanda Stoddard
only time you mustn't fail is the last time you try.
Charles F. Kettering
things come not back: the spoken word, the sped arrow,
the past life and the neglected opportunity.
- Arabian Proverb
strong will can overcome all obstacles.
- Japanese Proverb
make our own fortunes and call them fate.
- Benjamin Disraeli
as if you'll live forever,
Live as if you'll die today.
- James Dean
is painting a picture, not doing a sum.
Justice O. W. Holmes
important thing in life is to have a great aim, and
the determination to attain it.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
give in, never give in, never, never, never, never--in
nothing, great or small, large or petty--never give
in except to convictions of honor and good sense.
am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am
not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live up to what
light I have.