"If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else."
-- Booker T. Washington
"Good is the enemy of great."
-- Jim Collins
"A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself."
-- Joseph Campbell
"Be yourself; everyone else is taken."
-- Oscar Wilde
"Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery."
-- Malcolm X
"In the real world, the smartest people are people who make mistakes and learn. In school, the smartest people don't make mistakes."
-- Robert Kiyosaki
"If they can make penicillin out of moldy bread, they can sure make something out of you."
-- Muhammad Ali
"Opportunities multiply as they are seized."
-- Sun Tzu
"I would rather die of passion than of boredom."
-- Vincent van Gogh
"They said, we have education, but what about jobs? So I started telling them, you should be taking a pledge, and the pledge should be: 'I'm not a job seeker; I'm a job giver.' Prepare yourself to be a job giver."
-- Muhammad Yunus
"There's lots of bad reasons to start a company. But there's only one good, legitimate reason, and I think you know what it is: it's to change the world."
-- Phil Libin
"You're not going to get very far in life based on what you already know. You're going to advance in life by what you're going to learn after you leave here."
-- Charlie Munger
"If the highest aim of a captain were to preserve his ship, he would keep it in port forever."
-- Thomas Aquinas
"I tend to think you're fearless when you recognize why you should be scared of things, but do them anyway."
-- Christian Bale
"Yesterday's home runs don't win today's games."
-- Babe Ruth
"The most common way people give up their power is by thinking they don't have any."
-- Alice Walker
"Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I'm possible!'"
-- Audrey Hepburn
"The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus."
-- Bruce Lee
"It's never too late to be what you might have been."
-- George Elliot
"There is only one boss: the customer. And he can fire everybody in the company, from the chairman on down, simply by spending his money somewhere else."
-- Sam Walton
"Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there."
-- Will Rogers
"The hardest thing to do is to be true to yourself, especially when everybody is watching."
-- Dave Chappelle
"The best way out is always through."
-- Robert Frost
"You grow up the day you have your first real laugh at yourself."
-- Ethel Barrymore
"Don't be afraid to give up the good to go for the great."
-- John D. Rockefeller
"There is nothing impossible to him who will try."
-- Alexander the Great
"Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get."
-- Ingrid Bergman
"I love what I do, and when you love what you do, you want to be the best at it."
"The crisis of today is the joke of tomorrow."
-- H.G. Wells
"Take chances, make mistakes. That's how you grow. Pain nourishes your courage. You have to fail in order to practice being brave."
-- Mary Tyler Moore