Quotations: Volume 17
“Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.”
- Howard Thurman
“You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don’t try.”
- Beverly Sills
“If today was the day you were finally going to win, did you show up?”
- Daniel Waldschmidt
- Albert Einstein
"Fall seven times, get up eight."
- Japanese Proverb
"Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish."
- John Quincy Adams
"It is the greatest of all mistakes to do nothing because you can only do little. Do what you can."
- Sydney Smith
“Hope for the best. Expect the worst. Life is a play. We’re unrehearsed.”
- Mel Brooks
“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.”
- Winston Churchill
"Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance."
- Samuel Johnson