The truth is that we can learn to condition our minds, bodies, and emotions to link pain or pleasure to whatever we choose. By changing what we link pain and pleasure to, we will instantly change our behaviors
"Here's to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square holes. The ones who see things differently. They're not fond of rules. And they have no respect for the status quo. You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them. About the only thing you can't do is ignore them. Because they change things. They push the human race forward. And while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius. Because the people who are crazy enough to think they can change the world, are the ones who do"
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it's the only thing that ever has.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight
It is not the strongest or the most intelligent of the species that survives. It is the one most adaptable to change
"Be the change that you wish to see in the world"
In golf, if you slightly adjust your swing angle by 1mm, the ball will go straight. That tiny change makes all the difference. In plastic surgery, the difference between beautiful and butt-ugly is 2 millimeters. So when an obstacle seems impossible and insurmountable, when it seems like nothing is going to work, remember this. You may be just a few millimeters away from making it happen.
The philosophers have only interpreted the world, in various ways. The point, however, is to change it.
I skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it has been
We always overestimate the change that will occur in the next 2 years and underestimate the change that will occur in the next 10. Don't let yourself be lulled into inaction