There are two kinds of people, those who finish what they start, and others.       
~ Robert Byrne ~
If all you want is security, you may become more afraid of life than death.     
 ~ James F. Byrnes ~
The best way to escape from your problem is to solve it.
 ~ Robert Anthony ~
Positive anything is better than negative nothing.
~ Elbert Hubbard  ~
There are no insoluble problems. Only time-consuming ones.
 ~ James A. Michener ~   Space, 1982
Big shots are only little shots who kept shooting.
~ Christopher Morley ~
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
 ~ Jean Jacques Rousseau ~
The "difficult" can be done immediately;  The "impossible" takes a little longer.
~ George Santayana ~
Take a risk; you can't steal second with your foot on first-base.
~ Fredrick Wilcox ~
All mankind is divided into three classes: those that are immovable, those that are movable, and those that move.
~ Arabian Proverb ~
Life is not lost by dying; life is lost minute by minute, day by dragging day, in all the thousand small uncaring ways.
~ Stephen Vincent Benét ~
The man who insists upon seeing with perfect clearness before he decides, never decides. Accept life, and you must accept regret.
~ Henri-Frédéric Amiel ~ 1856
Consider the postage stamp, my son. It secures success through its ability to stick to one thing till it gets there.
~ Josh Billings ~
There are two ways of meeting difficulties: you alter the difficulties - - or you alter yourself.
~ Phyllis Bottome ~
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
 ~ Pierre Corneille ~
You may be deceived if you trust too much, but you will live in torment if you don't trust enough.
~ Frank Crane ~
I find the great thing in this world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving.
~ Oliver Wendell Holmes  ~
There is nothing more dreadful than the habit of doubt.  Doubt separates people.  It is a poison that disintegrates friendships and breaks pleasant relations. It is a thorn that irritates and hurts; it is a sword that kills.
~ Buddha ~
Be daring, be different, be impractical; be anything that will assert integrity of purpose and imaginative vision against the play-it-safers, the creatures of the commonplace, the slaves of the ordinary.
~ Cecil Beaton ~
 When in doubt, make a fool of yourself.  There is a thin line between being brilliantly creative and acting like the most gigantic idiot on earth.  So what the hell, leap.
~ Cynthia Heimel ~
Forgiving is not forgetting, it's letting go of the hurt.
~Mary McLeod Bethune~