Obstacles are things a person sees when he takes his eyes off his goal.
E. Joseph Cossman
Don't cry because it's over. Smile because it happened.
Fear is the path to the dark side. Fear leads to anger. Anger leads to hate. Hate leads to suffering.
A true friend is someone who is there for you - when he'd rather be anywhere else.
God has no religion
Shoot, with 100 or 150 boats, it's possible the only place you'd see another boat is at the ramp. Once you get up in the timber, you can't see a boat if it's 50 yards from you.
Freshman year, that's all it was. I would go in and just train and everything. Once I saw how good I was, I thought this could get competitive. I didn't get into the whole competitiveness until this year as I saw my times improve and I was so close to so many good runners.
One writes to make a home for oneself, on paper, in time and in others' minds.