“Mastery is not something that strikes in an instant, like a thunderbolt, but a gathering power that moves steadily through time, like the weather.”
— John Champlin Gardner, Jr.

“Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain cool and unruffled under all circumstances.”
— Thomas Jefferson

“The truly liberated human being is not always fighting against something, but more frequently is fighting for something or someone.”
—Denis Waitley

“With more success, comes greater problems along with greater ability to solve them.”
— Mark Victor Hansen

“Challenge everything you do. Expand your thinking. Refocus your efforts. Rededicate yourself to your future.”
— Patricia Fripp

“A professional is a person who can do his best at a time when he doesn’t particularly feel like it.”
—Alistair Cooke

“We have not wings we cannot soar; but, we have feet to scale and climb, by slow degrees, by more and more, the cloudy summits of our time.”
— Henry Wadsworth Longfellow