The leader who exercises power with honor will work from the inside out, starting with himself. -Unknown
If I was alive during Joan of Arc’s time, I would be her friend! I have studied her whole life in detail.
Inspired once again by her relentless participation, the French gave out their very best until the English capitulated. -St. Joan of Arc History
Hugh Jackman, the Wolverine character in X-Men movie 2012, ripped out all of the muscles at the base of his spine at 14 years, because his bones grew too fast. He spend two years in rehab and developed a passion for a “pursuit of challenge”.
Jackman says “…we limit ourselves with goals. We have far more ability than we give ourselves credit for. HOW CAN YOU MAXIMIZE THE USE OF YOUR MIND? ….. Maybe it’s just the mind getting out of the way.”
Have a Mission. Too often, an entrepreneur’s mission is to make money. To be successful, your mission must take you and your customers to someplace special. “Developing businesses in urban neighborhoods is a mission with deep meaning for me,” Johnson writes.
-Magic Johnson’s Tough Retail Lesson, in SUCCESS weekly newsletter.
In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities. -Janos Arnay
“Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan, ‘press on‘ has solved, and always will solve, the problems of the human race.”
-Calvin Coolidge (born on July 4th & was the 30th President of the United States)
Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. ~ Plato
America is a giving nation and very compassionate. -David Wilkerson (Founder of Teen Challenge Ministeries 50 years ago)
David was one of these giving compassionate people in Amierica, who changed so many chained lives!
Thank you, Doreen, for giving us a place to grow, build, and padding all our growth spurts n lessons with compassion!
The trick is in what one emphasizes. We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same. – Carlos Castaneda