A chain is no stronger than its weakest link and life is after all a chain.
- William James
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I do not believe in excuses. I believe in hard work as the prime solvent of life's problems.
- James Cash Penney
There is a tide in the affairs of men, Which taken at the flood, leads on to fortune. Omitted, all the voyage of their life is bound in shallows and in miseries. On such a full sea are we now afloat. And we must take the current when it serves, or lose our ventures.
- William Shakespeare
The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.
- Henry David Thoreau
I love those who yearn for the impossible.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Literature adds to reality, it does not simply describe it. It enriches the necessary competencies that daily life requires and provides and in this respect, it irrigates the deserts that our lives have already become.
- C. S. Lewis
The struggle of my life created empathy - I could relate to pain, being abandoned, having people not love me.
- Oprah Winfrey
There is no force like success, and that is why the individual makes all effort to surround himself throughout life with the evidence of it as of the individual, so should it be of the nation.
- Marcus Garvey
Life loves to be taken by the lapel and told: 'I'm with you kid. Let's go.'
- Maya Angelou