We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
A small leak can sink a great ship
I can't change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.
A ship is safe in harbor, but that's not what ships are for.
Every normal man must be tempted at times to spit on his hands, hoist the black flag, and begin slitting throats
Henry Louis Mencken
Many great things indeed have been achieved by those who chose not to leap into the mainstream
(August 08, 1930 - )
It could happen in the next month, it could happen in 20 years, it could never happen.
Your actions, and your action alone, determines your worth.