Tag Archives: Success

Quote for the Day: President Theodore Roosevelt (Failing to Success)

It is not the critic who counts, not the man who points out how the strong man stumbled, or where the doer of deeds could have done better.  The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena; whose face is marred by the dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs and […]

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Quote for the Day: Charles Horace Mayo (Confidence)

I have never known a man who died from overwork, but many who died from doubt.

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Quote for the Day: Winston Churchill (Confidence)

History will be kind to me, for I intend to write it.

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From Caterpillar to Butterfly

There are several analogies given to demonstrate improving your self-image, or developing those around you… 1.  Going from Caterpillar to a Butterfly 2. Going from an ugly duckling to a Swan 3.  Making lemons out of lemonade They all say the same thing…Believe in YOU, Believe in Others!  Have confidence that you are here with […]

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Quote for the Day: Michael Ignatieff (Live Fearlessly)

Living fearlessly is not the same thing as never being afraid.  It’s good to be afraid occasionally.  Fear is a great teacher.  What’s not good is living in fear, allowing fear to dictate your choices, allowing fear to define who you are.  Living fearlessly means standing up to fear, taking its measure, refusing to let it […]

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The Day after the Resurrection…Now What?

Jesus died on a Friday….was dead on a Saturday…and rose with all power one Sunday morning.   We all heard some form of those simple words on Easter in church and we shouted and celebrated.  Then we got up, walked out, and went back to our normal lives.  But is that the end of the story?  […]

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Quote for the Day: Alan Alda (Love Your Work)

Love your work.  If you always put your heart into everything you do, you really can’t lose. If your heart is in it, you’ll probably succeed, and if it isn’t, you probably will not succeed.  But the reason you can’t lose is that whether you wind up making a lot of money or not, you […]

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Quote for the Day: Leonardo da Vinci (Persistence)

Obstacles cannot crush me.  Every obstacle yields to stern resolve.  He who is fixed to a star does not change his mind.

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Quote for the Day: Mark Twain (Success)

The way to learn to do things is to do things.  The way to learn a trade is to work at it.  Success teaches how to succeed.  Begin with the determination to succeed, and the work is half done already.

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Quote for the Day: David Mamet (Rise Above the Rest)

It interests me because the national culture is founded very much on the idea of strive and succeed.  Instead of rising with the masses one should rise from the masses.  Your extremity is my opportunity.  That’s what forms the basis of our economic life, and this is what forms the rest of our lives.  That […]

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