"Hard times create strong men. Strong men create good times. Good times create weak men. And, weak men create hard times."
― G. Michael Hopf, Those Who Remain
"Don't look back - you're not going that way."
— Mary Engelbreit
"Make today count"
"Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it."
― Charles R. Swindoll
"Your mind is a powerful thing. When you fill it with positive thoughts, your life will start to change."
"Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone."
— Pablo Picasso
"Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Only seek information that enables and empowers you to achieve your goals and to live your highest standards in life."
- Benjamin P. Hardy
"Tough times don't last, tough people do"
― Robert Schuller
"The best way out is always through."
— Robert Frost
"The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now."
— Chinese Proverb
"If you hear a voice within you say “you cannot paint,” then by all means paint and that voice will be silenced."
— Vincent Van Gogh
"The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be."
— Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined."
— Henry David Thoreau
"Believe in yourself. You are braver than you think, more talented than you know, and capable of more than you imagine."
— Roy T. Bennett
"When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, “I used everything you gave me."
— Erma Bombeck
"Everything you’ve ever wanted is on the other side of fear."
— George Addair
"Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can."
— Arthur Ashe
"The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me."
— Ayn Rand
"When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it."
— Henry Ford
"Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears."
— Les Brown
"Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful."
— Joshua J. Marine
"If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else."
— Booker T. Washington