A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way, and shows the way.
Four short words sum up what has lifted most successful individuals above the crowd: a little bit more. They did all that was expected of them and a little bit more.
We must not, in trying to think about how we can make a BIG difference, ignore the small daily differences we can make. Because over time, these small differences add up to the BIG differences that we often cannot foresee!
Great goals make you stretch. They can take you well beyond anything you could possibly imagine! The most important part of setting great goals is not the goals themselves, but the person you become, in the stretch.
According to aerodynamic laws, the bumblebee cannot fly. Its body weight is not the right proportion to its wingspan. Ignoring these laws, the bee flies anyway!
Spectacular achievements are always preceded by unspectacular preparation.
Within you at this moment is the power to do things you never dreamed possible. You know what you are today but not what you may be tomorrow. Always look at things as they can be. You can do anything you wish to do, have anything you wish to have, be anything you wish to be! When you do all the things you are capable of, you will literally astound yourself!
The heart of a champion is not about what you have won or what you have done. It is an attitude. A way of life. It is HOW you live and WHAT you live for. The heart of a champion is not merely something you have. It is something you are!
Have great hopes and dare to go all out for them. Have great dreams and dare to live them. Have tremendous expectations and believe in them!
Think excitement, talk excitement, act out excitement, and you are bound to become an excited person!. Life will take on a new zest, deeper interest and greater meaning. You can think, talk and act yourself into dullness, monotony and unhappiness. By the sme process you can build up inspiration, excitement and a surging depth of joy!
All your actions, words, and knowledge that you share while you are living become the gift that you leave when you are gone.
Motivation is an external, temporary high that pushes you forward. Inspiration is a sustainable internal glow which pulls you forward.