All great achievements require time.
(April 04, 1928 - )
If you want to reach a goal, you must 'see the reaching' in your own mind before you actually arrive at your goal.
The greatest achievement of the human spirit is to live up to one's opportunities and make the most of one's resources.
Vauvenargues, Marquis de
(August 06, 1715 - May 28, 1747)
Little strokes fell great oaks.
(January 17, 1706 - April 17, 1790)
You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.
(March 14, 1879 - April 18, 1955)
The youth and cheerfulness of morning are in happy analogy, and of powerful operation; and if the distress be not poignant enough to keep the eyes unclosed, they will be sure to open to sensations of softened pain and brighter hope
(December 16, 1775 - July 18, 1817)
Our national cemeteries are in fact national shrines -- places to memorialize the service of our veterans, our way of life, keeping us free. We intend fully to maintain this cemetery as a national shrine.
One regret dear world, that I am determined not to have when I am lying on my deathbed is that I did not kiss you enough.
Hafiz of Persia