Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.
I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
Thomas Alva Edison
The difficult can be done immediately. The impossible takes a little longer.
The Army Corps of Engineers
Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn vos Savant
Failure is only the opportunity to more intelligently begin again.
Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.
They are never alone who are accompanied by noble thoughts.
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
It is after you have lost your teeth that you can afford to buy steaks.
Pierre August Renoir
If there is no wind, row.
It usually takes me more than three weeks to prepare a good impromptu speech.
Fall seven times, stand up eight.
The man who makes no mistakes does not usually make anything.
Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you.
Better to light a candle than to curse the darkness.
All sunshine makes the desert.
Let no one who loves be unhappy.
Even love unreturned has its rainbow.
James Matthew Barrie
In order to appreciate the sun, you need to have the rain.
Shared joy is a double joy; shared sorrow is half a sorrow.
Gray skies are just clouds passing over.
Le sens commun n'est pas si commun
(Common sense is not so common)
There comes a time when one must risk something or sit forever with one's dreams.
The cheerful loser is the winner.
One of the advantages of being young is that you donít let common sense get in the way of doing things everyone else knows are impossible.
There is no sense in crying over spilt milk.
Love looks through a telescope; envy, through a microscope.
I wept not, so to stone within I grew.
The heart is not judged by how much you love, but by how much you are loved by others.
The Wizard of Oz
Winners never quit and quitters never win.
A friend is like a shining star,
coming out where ever you are.
When the darkness is all there is to greet you
your star will be there to always lead you.
Shining the way for you to see,
the path you need forever to be.
So when the darkness falls before your eyes,
your shining star is there, just look toward the skies.
Sherry L. Carty