I think there is something, more important than believing: Action! The world is full of dreamers...there aren't enough who will move ahead and begin to take concrete steps to actualize their vision.
Unless you are willing to drench yourself in your work, beyond the capacity of the average person, you are just not cut out for positions at the top.
Good character is more to be praised than outstanding talent. Most talents are, to some extent, a gift. Good character, by contrast, is not given to us. We have to build it piece by piece...by thought, choice, courage and determination!
Every person who accomplishes great things sees first in their mind what they wish to do. They put away all doubt. It makes no difference how small or how large the thing you want to do may be; if you have an unlimited confidence in your ability to do it, you will do it.
At the end of each day, you should play back the tapes of your performance. The results should either applaud you or prod you.
Champions aren't made in gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them: A desire, a dream, a vision. They have to have last-minute stamina, they have to be a little faster, they have to have the skill and the will. But here's what's really important...the will MUST be stronger than the skill.
When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece!
Every team requires unity. A team has to move as one unit, one force, with each person understanding and assisting the roles of her teammates. If your team doesn't do this, whatever the reason, it goes down in defeat. You win or lose as a team, as a family.
The only competition worthy of a wise man is that with himself.
The victory of success is half won when one gains the habit of setting goals and achieving them. Even the most tedious chore will become endurable as you parade through each day convinced that every task, no matter how menial or boring, brings you closer toachieving your dreams.
The world is a great mirror. It reflects back to you what you are. If you are loving, if you are friendly, if you are helpful, the world will prove loving and friendly and helpful to you. The world is what you are.
The strength of the team is each individual member...the strength of each memberis the team