A hero is born among a hundred, a wise man is found among a thousand, but an accomplished one might not be found even among a hundred thousand men."
"If I always appear prepared, it is because before entering an undertaking, I have meditated long and have foreseen what might occur. It is not genius where reveals to me suddenly and secretly what I should do in circumstances unexpected by others; it is thought and preparation."
- Napoleon Bonaparte
"Stand upright, speak thy thoughts, declare The truth thou hast, that all may share; Be bold, proclaim it everywhere: They only live who dare."
"No man ever steps in the same river twice, for it’s not the same river and he’s not the same man."
"Do not say a little in many words but a great deal in a few."
"The world has the habit of making room for the man whose actions show that he knows where he is going."
- Napoleon Hill
"Everything can be taken from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedoms—to choose one’s attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one’s own way."
- Viktor E. Frankl
"Good things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle."
- Abraham Lincoln
"The key is to keep company only with people who uplift you, whose presence calls forth your best."