If you have to eat a frog, don’t look at it for too long.
More quotes by Mark Twain
What is the difference between a taxidermist and a tax collector? The taxidermist takes only your skin.
Monarchies, aristocracies, and religions are all based upon that large defect in your race – the individual’s distrust of his neighbor, and his desire, for safety’s or comfort’s sake, to stand well in his neighbor’s eye. These institutions will always remain, and always flourish, and always oppress you, affront you, and degrade you, because you will always be and remain slaves of minorities. There was never a country where the majority of the people were in their secret hearts loyal to any of these institutions.
All I say is, kings is kings, and you got to make allowances. Take them all around, they’re a mighty ornery lot. It’s the way they’re raised.
More quotes about Motivation
If you are not personally free to be yourself in that most important of all human activities … the expression of love … then life itself loses its meaning.
You have to care about how good you are and how good you feel, but not about how good people think you are or how good people think you look.
Security represents your sense of worth, your identity, your emotional anchorage, your self-esteem, your basic personal strength or lack of it.
The one thing coaches cannot tolerate… is the individual who grows arrogant because he excelled at a lower level and believes he has nothing else to learn.
The number one reason people fail in life is because they listen to their friends, family, and neighbors.
We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.