"Don't follow your dreams. Lead them!"
Author Unknown --- Submitted by Erin Gray --- Maryland
"What it takes to command the attention of the world is just to do the ordinary things extraordinarily. Yes! That's just the stuff. Anyway, do you long to command the attention of the world? If yes,
then endeavor to do everything you ought to do extraordinarily."
Written in 2014 by Emeasoba George --- Nigeria
"Every man must walk his own path. It is good to get advice from others but what may have work for that person may not work for you. Learn from others but walk your own path."
Written in 2014 by Chrisne Garnier --- New Jersey
"I've been knocked down many times, but the fact that I can tell you about it means that I got back up and pressed on."
Written in 2014 by Michael Smith --- Saint Kitts and Nevis
Sometimes in life stumbling blocks are not meant to be harmful to us but instead they can be viewed as an opportunity to refocus on our purpose.
"Every person is a jewel. It's how you constantly improve yourself to carve out the shine within."
Written in 2014 by Xinni Chen --- Singapore
I have regularly done self-reflection. I don't want to live a life that is status-quo like "study, work, family, retire" and life settles it. I met a motivated and beloved person that has carved out the shine in me and I also want to spread this to others.
"It's never a waste of time or money to invest in yourself, no matter the source. True wealth begins inwards and emits its light outward into everything else, including the people you surround yourself with."
Written in 2013 by William Merrick --- New Jersey
It's a personal favorite.
"Excellence is the result of habitual integrity."
Author Unknown --- Submitted by Sher Muhammad --- Pakistan