How long should you try? Until.
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.
Things may come to those who wait but only the things left by those who hustle.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
You shape your own destiny.
A sudden dart when a little over a hundred feet from the end of the track, or a little over 120 feet from the point at which it rose into the air, ended the flight.
It marks a big step in your development when you come to realize that other people can help you do a better job than you could do alone.
The meaning of life is that it is to be lived, and it is not to be traded and conceptualized and squeezed into a patter of systems.
Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.
When I'm good, I'm very good, but when I'm bad, I'm better.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
Be not ashamed women, ... You are the gates of the body, and you are the gates of the soul.
Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
All wealth is the product of labor.
United we stand; divided we fall.
The only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible.