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Pursue worthy aims.
Solon

Hitch your wagon to a star.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Man is what he believes.
Anton Chekov

The rung of a ladder was never meant to rest upon, but only to hold a man's foot long enough to enable him to put the other somewhat higher.
Thomas Henry Huxley

In our progress towarsds the goal, we ever see more and more enchanting scenery.
Mahatma Gandhi

Trying will do anything in this world.
Theocritus

Lay hold of life with both hands, whenever thou mayest seize it, it is interesting.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Behold the turtle. He only makes progress when he sticks his neck out.
James Bryant Conant

The great thing in this world is not so much where we stand
as in what direction we are moving.
Oliver Wendall Holmes. Sr.

Look not down but up!
Robert Browning

The secret of success is consistency of purpose.
Benjamin Disraeli

Yes, risk taking is inherently failure-prone.
Otherwise, it would be called sure-thing-taking.
Tim McMahon

Do not go where the path may lead,
go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

You have to find it.
No one else can find it for you.
Bjorn Borg

People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in this world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want, and, if they can't find them, make them.
George Bernard Shaw

What we do today, right now,
Will have an accumulated effect
on all our tomorrows.
Alexandra Stoddard

I will go forward though ten million oppose me.
Japanese Proverb

 

 


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