• Purpose
    I am not afraid... I was born to do this.
    - Joan of Arc (1412-1431);
    Heroine Of France
  • Listening
    Follow your instincts. That's where true wisdom manifests itself.
    - Oprah Winfrey (born 1954);
    American Television Host, Publisher
  • Persistence
    At 211 degrees, water is hot. At 212 degrees, it boils. And with boiling water, comes steam. And with steam, you can power a train.
    - S.L. Parker;
    Motivational Author
  • Live your dreams
    Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature... Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.
    - Helen Keller (1880-1968);
    Author, Lecturer, Activist
  • Hard Work
    Hard work spotlights the character of people: some turn up their sleeves, some turn up their noses, and some don't turn up at all.
    - Sam Ewing (born 1949);
    Former Professional Baseball Player
  • Peace
    Each one has to find his peace from within. And peace to be real must be unaffected by outside circumstances.
    - Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi (1869-1948);
    Indian Political And Spiritual Leader
  • Ambition
    Take a method and try it. If it fails, admit it frankly, and try another. But by all means, try something.
    - Franklin D. Roosevelt (1882-1945);
    32nd U.S. President
  • Rising Above
    A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks that others throw at him.
    - Sidney Greenberg (1917-2003);
    American Rabbi
  • Leadership
    If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.
    - John Quincy Adams (1767-1848);
    6th US President
  • Soul
    The soul should always stand ajar, ready to welcome the ecstatic experience.
    - Emily Dickinson (1830-1886);
  • Preparation
    He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.
    - Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900);
    Scholar, Writer, Philosopher
  • Character
    The greatest discovery of our generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind. As you think, so shall you be.
    - William James (1842-1910);
    Psychologist, Philosopher, Author
  • Live Life
    You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose. You're on your own. And you know what you know. You are the guy who'll decide where to go.
    - Theodor Seuss Geisel (1904-1991);
    Writer, Cartoonist, Animator
  • Determination
    People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.
    - George Allen (1918-1990);
    American Football Coach
  • Ambition
    In any situation, the best thing you can do is the right thing; the next best thing you can do is the wrong thing; the worst thing you can do is nothing.
    - Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919);
    26th U.S. President
  • Overcoming
    Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward.
    - C.S. Lewis (1898-1963);
    Writer, Theologian, Scholar
  • Believe in Yourself
    Be like the bird that, passing on her flight awhile on boughs too slight, feels them give way beneath her, and yet sings, knowing that she hath wings.
    - Victor Hugo (1802-1885);
    Poet, Novelist, Playwright
  • Volunteering
    I slept and dreamt that life was joy. I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted and behold, service was joy.
    - Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941);
    Poet, Playwright, Essayist
  • Education
    Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.
    - Nelson Mandela (1918-2013);
    Former President Of South Africa
  • Giving Back
    No one has ever become poor by giving.
    - Anne Frank (1929-1945);
  • Responsibility
    It is not only for what we do that we are held responsible, but also for what we do not do.
    - Moliere (1622-1673);
    French Playwright, Actor
  • Optimism
    There are far, far better things ahead than any we leave behind.
    - C.S. Lewis (1898-1963);
    Writer, Theologian, Scholar
  • Strength
    Maybe who we are isn't so much about what we do, but rather what we're capable of when we least expect it.
    - Jodi Picoult (born 1966);
  • Love
    Love and work are the cornerstones of our humanness.
    - Sigmund Freud (1856-1939);
    Founder Of Psychoanalytic School Of Psychology