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154 Destiny Unknown I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday Show Edit
155 Destiny Unknown If you have a fucked-up map, every step you take will get you to the wrong place faster Show Edit
156 Destiny Jim Rohn If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much Show Edit
157 Destiny Tony Robbins I challenge you to make your life a masterpiece. I challenge you to join the ranks of those people who live what they teach, who walk their talk Show Edit
158 Destiny Martin Luther King, Jr. Human salvation lies in the hands of the creatively maladjusted Show Edit
159 Destiny Erich Fromm "If other people do not understand our behavior?so what? Their request that we must only do what they understand is an attempt to control us. If this is being "asocial" or "irrational" in their eyes, so be it. Mostly they resent our freedom and our courage to be ourselves. We owe nobody an explanation, as long as our acts do not hurt or infringe on them. How many lives have been ruined by this need to "explain," which usually implies that the explanation be "understood," i.e. approved. Let your deeds be judged, and from your deeds, your real intentions, but know that a free person owes an explanation only to himself?to his reason and his conscience?and to the few who may have a justified claim for explanation." Show Edit
160 Destiny Robert Kennedy Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million different centers of energy and daring, those ripples build a current which can sweep down the mightiest walls of oppression and resistance. Show Edit
161 Destiny Unknown 진정한 선비는 절대로 그릇된 군주나 사상을 위해 재능을 쓰지 않는다. 세상을 바꿀 재능을 시골구석에 숨어야 하더라도 때를 기다리고 그때서야 일어나 대의를 위해 헌신한다. Show Edit
162 Destiny Stephen Covey People who exercise their embryonic freedom day after day will, little by little, expand that freedom. People who do not will find that it withers until they are literally "being lived." They are acting out the scripts written by parents, associates, and society Show Edit
163 Destiny Johann Wolfgang von Goethe Daring ideas are like chessmen moved forward; they may be beaten, but they may start a winning game Show Edit
164 Destiny Paulo Coelho "Every second of the search is an encounter with God. When I have been truly searching for my treasure, every day has been luminous...I've discovered things along the way that I never would have seen had I not had the courage to try things that seemed impossible for a shepherd to achieve." - The Alchemist Show Edit
165 Destiny Johann Wolfgang von Goethe It seems to never occur to fools that merit and good fortune are closely united Show Edit
166 Destiny Martin Luther King, Jr. The hottest place in hell is reserved for those who remain neutral in times of great moral conflict Show Edit
167 Destiny Richard Pryor I became a performer because it was what I enjoyed doing Show Edit
168 Destiny Thomas Paine That which we obtain too easily, we esteem too lightly. It is dearness only which gives everything its value. Heaven knows how to put a proper price on its goods Show Edit
169 Destiny Paulo Coelho "The world's greatest lie is that at a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what's happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate. That's the world's greatest lie." - The Alchemist Show Edit
170 Destiny Paulo Coelho "Whoever you are, or whatever it is that you do, when you really want something, it's because that desire originated in the soul of the universe. It's your mission on earth." - The Alchemist Show Edit
171 Discipline Brian Tracy Begin today to practice self-discipline in every area of your life. Persist in this practice until self-discipline comes to you automatically. You make yourself into a better, stronger person by persisting every time you feel like quitting. The greater your self-discipline, the greater your self-confidence and the lower will be your fear of failure and rejection. When you gain strong self-discipline, you will become unstoppable in your life Show Edit
172 Discipline Mark Twain The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks, and starting on the first one." Show Edit
173 Discipline Aristotle It is well to be up before daybreak, for such habits contribute to health, wealth, and wisdom Show Edit
174 Discipline Tony Robbins People are rewarded in public for what they practice for 10 years in private Show Edit
175 Discipline Will Smith You don't start saying "I want to be build the biggest, greatest wall in the history of all great walls". You don't start there. You start by ONE BRICK and decide "I'm going to lay this one brick today as perfect as this one brick can be laid". And you lay that one brick every single day. Before you know it, you have the Great wall. Show Edit
176 Discipline Margaret Thatcher Disciplining yourself to do what you know is right and important, although difficult, is the highroad to pride, self-esteem, and personal satisfaction Show Edit
177 Discipline Benjamin Franklin Diligence is the mother of good luck Show Edit
178 Discipline Chris Paul I get up so early in the morning to work out coz it takes discipline. It really shows me that, "when I get up in the morning, I could easily roll over" but instead, I'm like "alright let's do it." It's part of the regimen Show Edit
179 Discipline Chris Paul As bad as it hurts, as bad as it burns right now, it will all pay off in the end Show Edit
180 Discipline Chris Paul I'm truly blessed to get up every morning and do what I love. If this is the hardest thing I have to endure in my day, then I'm living a pretty good life Show Edit
181 Discipline Buddha It is better to conquer yourself than to win a thousand battles. Then the victory is yours. It cannot be taken from you, not by angels or by demons, heaven or hell. Show Edit
182 Discipline Andrew Carnegie People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents. Show Edit
183 Discipline Thomas Jefferson Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of lack of time who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing Show Edit
184 Discipline Buddha To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life; foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent Show Edit
185 Discipline Confucius People's Natures are alike. It is their habits that carry them far apart Show Edit
186 Discipline Muhammad Ali What keeps me going is goals Show Edit
187 Discipline Jim Rohn Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment Show Edit
188 Discipline Aristotle We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then is not an act, but a habit Show Edit
189 Discipline Aristotle If you wish to have a quality you don't have, act in every instant when the quality is called for, as though you already had it, and then you will have it Show Edit
190 Discipline Buddha To enjoy good health, to bring true happiness to one's family, to bring peace to all, one must first discipline and control one's own mind. If a man can control his mind he can find the way to Enlightenment, and all wisdom and virtue will naturally come to him Show Edit
191 Discipline Buddha To keep the body in good health is a duty... otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear. Show Edit
192 Discipline Unknown Have the courage to leap toward your dream but have the discipline to keep going when the going gets tough Show Edit
193 Discipline Dale Carnegie In his fascinating book, Alone, Admiral Richard E. Byrd told about the time he spent in bewildering and soul-shattering darkness. He lived alone in a shack that was literally buried in the great glacial icecap that covers the South Pole. He spent five months there. The days were as black as the nights. No living creature of any kind existed within a hundred miles. The cold was so intense that he could hear his breath freeze and crystallize as the wind blew it past his ears. "At night, before blowing out the lantern, I formed the habit of planning the morrow's work." He had to, in order to preserve his sanity. "It was wonderful to be able to dole out time in this way. It brought me an extraordinary sense of command over myself; and without constant activity, the days would have been without purpose; and without purpose, they would have ended ? as such days always end ? in disintegration." Show Edit
194 Discipline Tony Robbins People are not lazy. They simply have impotent goals - that is, goals that do not inspire them Show Edit
195 Discipline Tony Robbins Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible. Show Edit
196 Discipline Jim Rohn The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get Show Edit
197 Discipline Jim Rohn Without a sense of urgency, desire loses its value Show Edit
198 Discipline Confucius It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop Show Edit
199 Discipline Lao Tzu An ant on the move does more than a dozing ox Show Edit
200 Discipline Confucius The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools Show Edit
201 Discipline Unknown Sow a thought and you reap an action. Sow enough actions, and you reap a habit. Sow enough habits and you reap a character. Sow a character and you reap a destiny. Show Edit
202 Discipline Marcus Tullius Cicero Virtue is a habit of the mind, consistent with moderation and reason Show Edit
203 Education & Learning Mark Twain I have never let my schooling interfere with my education Show Edit
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