It doesn’t matter how many times you fail. You only have to be right once and then everyone can tell you that you are an overnight success.
It will never rain roses: when we want to have more roses, we must plant more roses.
Give the world the best you have, and the best will come to you.
When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal, you do not change your decision to get there.
Success means having the courage, the determination, and the will to become the person you believe you were meant to be.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
Determination gives you the resolve to keep going in spite of the roadblocks that lay before you.
Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure.
It is easier to act yourself into a new way of feeling rather than feel your way into a new way of acting.
What it boils down to is this – it’s up to you to get hold of you mind, control it, quiet it. God does the rest. And immediately, as Eckhart says, “The being ready and the pouring in are all one act.
The obstacles that distract thought are disease, apathy, doubt, carelessness, indolence, dissipation, false vision, failure to attain a firm basis in yoga, and restlessness.
You've done it before and you can do it now. See the positive possibilities. Redirect the substantial energy of your frustration and turn it into positive, effective, unstoppable determination.
"Problems are only opportunities in work clothes."
'The Impossible Dream' is, in my opinion, one of the greatest songs ever written. Here is a man, an old man, a very old man full of daring, bravery, courage, determination, romanticism and dreams.
"The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person's determination."
"You are what your deep, driving desire is.
As your deep, driving desire is, so is your will.
As your will is, so is your deed.
As your deed is, so is your destiny."
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack in will.
The person without a purpose is like a ship without a rudder.
Determination is the wake-up call to the human will.
Strength does not come from physical activity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Never give up on what you really want to do. The person with big dreams is more powerful than one with all the facts.
Heaven is blessed with perfect rest but the blessing of earth is toil.
Keep your dreams alive. Understand to achieve anything requires faith and belief in yourself, vision, hard work, determination, and dedication. Remember all things are possible for those who believe.
A leader, once convinced that a particular course of action is the right one, must be undaunted when the going gets tough.
Do not underestimate the determination of a quiet man.