John Lennon – When I was 5 years old, my mother told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down “happy”. They told me I didn’t understand the assignment, and I told them they didn’t understand life.
Mark Twain – Twenty years from now you’ll be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do, so throw off the bowlines, sail away from safe harbor, catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore, Dream, Discover.
Michael Jordan – I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.
Ayn Rand – The question isn’t who is going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.
Steve Jobs – You have to be burning with an idea, or a problem, or a wrong that you want to right. If you’re not passionate enough from the start, you’ll never stick it out.
Shari R. Barr – Expecting life to treat you well because you are a good person is like expecting an angry bull not to charge because you are a vegetarian.
Ronald Reagan – The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets people to do the greatest things.
Henry David Thoreau – If you would convince a man that he does wrong, do right. But do not care to convince him. Men will believe what they see. Let them see.
Ralph Moody – Always remember, Son, the best boss is the one who bosses the least. Whether it’s cattle, or horses, or men, the least government is the best government.
Maya Angelou – I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.