"We've all got both light and dark inside us. What matters is the part we choose to act on. That's who we really are,"
Sirius Black (J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter)
"Good, better, best. Never let it rest. Until your good is better and your better is your best,"
Tim Duncan (San Antonio Spurs)
"But that is not for them to decide. All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given to us,"
Gandalf the Grey (J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings)
"One does not simply walk into Mordor. Its black gates are guarded by more than Orcs. There is evil there that does not sleep. The great Eye is ever watchful. It is a barren wasteland, riddled with fire, ash, and dust. The very air you breathe is a poisonous fume. Not with ten-thousand men could you do this. It is folly,"
Boromir (J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings)
"But there is suffering in life, and there are defeats. No one can avoid them. But it's better to lose some of the battles in the struggles for your dreams than to be defeated without ever knowing what you're fighting for,"
"Don't dream your life...Live your dreams,"
"Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it,"
"What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us,"
Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Do not follow where the path may lead. Go, instead, where there is no path and leave a trail,"
Ralph Waldo Emerson
"I consider myself a crayon, I might not be your favorite color, but one day you'll need me to complete your picture,"
"The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step,"
"Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world,"
"There may be people who have more talent than you, but there is no excuse for anyone to work harder than you do,"
"Doors will slam in your face. You must pick yourself up, dust yourself off, and knock again; it's the only way to achieve your goals,"