Though friendship is not quick to burn, it is explosive stuff.
~ May Sarton
Since love grows within you, so beauty grows. For love is the beauty of the soul.
~ Saint Augustine
It is easy to be tolerant of the principles of other people if you have none of your own.
~ Herbert Samuel
In order to conquer, what we need is to dare, still to dare, and always to dare.
~ Georges Jacques Danton
Life begets life. Energy creates energy. It is by spending oneself that one becomes rich.
~ Sarah Bernhardt
Whatever you vividly imagine, ardently desire, sincerely believe, and enthusiastically act upon must inevitably come to pass.
~ Paul J Meyer
The trouble with some women is that they get all excited about nothing and then marry him.
Nothing can add more power to your life than concentrating all your energies on a limited set of targets.
~ Nido Qubein
One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity.
~ Albert Schweitzer
Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood.
~ Marie Curie
He who has a strong enough why can bear almost any how.
~ Friedrich Nietzsche
Determination and perseverance move the world; thinking that others will do it for you is a sure way to fail.
~ Marva Collins
The more willing you are to surrender to the energy within you, the more power can flow through you.
~ Shakti Gawain
More important than talent, strength, or knowledge is the ability to laugh at yourself and enjoy the pursuit of your dreams.
~ Amy Grant
You’ve got to get up every morning with determination if you’re going to go to bed with satisfaction.
~ George Lorimer
Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.
~ Truman Capote
The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.
~ Channing Pollock
Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.
~ William Feather
The sole advantage of power is that you can do more good.
~ Baltasar Gracian
Ultimately, the only power to which man should aspire is that which he exercises over himself.
~ Elie Wiesel
I’d rather be a failure in something that I love than a success in something that I hate.
~ George Burns