If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him.

If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.

There is one quality that one must possess to win

There is one quality that one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.

If your why is strong enough you will figure out how!

“If your why is strong enough you will figure out how!”

When your desires are strong enough

“When your desires are strong enough, you will appear to possess superhuman powers to achieve.”

If you don’t go after what you want, you’ll never have it.

“If you don’t go after what you want, you’ll never have it. If you don’t ask, the answer’s always no. If you don’t step forward, you’re always in the same place.”

You can’t steer a stationary ship.

“You can’t steer a stationary ship.”

Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life

“Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.”

To live is to suffer.

“To live is to suffer. To survive is to find some meaning in the suffering.”

You only lose what you cling to.

“You only lose what you cling to.”

The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat

“The most beautiful people we have known are those who have known defeat, known suffering, known struggle, known loss, and have found their way out of the depths. These persons have an appreciation, a sensitivity, and an understanding of life that fills them with compassion, gentleness, and a deep loving concern. Beautiful people do not […]