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Barack Obama on determination

"Making your mark on the world is hard. If it were easy, everybody would do it. But it’s not. It takes patience, it takes commitment, and it comes with plenty of failure along the way. The real test ...

Albert Einstein on Staying With it

"It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer." Albert Einstein  

Jacob Riis on determination

"Look at a stone cutter hammering away at his rock, perhaps a hundred times without as much as a crack showing in it. Yet at the hundred-and-first blow it will split in two, and I know it was not the last ...

Napoleon Hill on persistence

"Persistence is to the character of man as carbon is to steel." Napoleon Hill

Nelson Mandela on Impossibility

"It always seems impossible until it's done." Nelson Mandela

Stephen Covey on Life

“As you live your values, your sense of identity, integrity, control, and inner-directedness will infuse you with both exhilaration and peace. You will define yourself from within, rather than by ...

Ralph Waldo Emerson on Opportunity

"We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities." – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Vince Lombardi on Excelling

“The spirit, the will to win, and the will to excel are the things that endure. These qualities are so much more important than the events that occur.” Vince Lombardi

Walt Disney on Imagination

“If you can dream it, you can do it." Walt Disney, Imagineer

EB White on Plans

“I arise in the morning torn between a desire to improve the world and a desire to enjoy the world. This makes it hard to plan the day. “ E. B. White

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