Image credit: 31878512@N06. “For my part I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me dream.” – Vincent van Gogh Vincent Willem van Gogh was a post-Impressionist painter of Dutch origin whose work—notable for its rough beauty, emotional honesty, and bold color—had a far-reaching influence on 20th-century art. Check out… Read more »
Image credit: aussiegall. “Victorious warriors win first and then go to war, while defeated warriors go to war first and then seek to win.” – Sun Tzu Sun Tzu was a Chinese military general, strategist and philosopher who lived in the Spring and Autumn Period of ancient China. Check out Sun Tzu’s tag for more… Read more »
Image credit: dexxus. “The man who will use his skill and constructive imagination to see how much he can give for a dollar, instead of how little he can give for a dollar, is bound to succeed.” – Henry Ford Henry Ford was an American industrialist, the founder of the Ford Motor Company, and sponsor of… Read more »
“The purpose of our lives is to be happy.” – Dalai Lama The Dalai Lama is a high lama in the Gelug or “Yellow Hat” school of Tibetan Buddhism, founded by Tsongkhapa. The name is a combination of the Mongolic word dalai meaning “ocean” and the Tibetan word བླ་མ་ meaning “guru, teacher, mentor”. Check out… Read more »
Image by flickr user pagedooley. “With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.” – Eleanor Roosevelt Anna Eleanor Roosevelt was an American politician. She was the longest-serving First Lady of the United States, holding the post from March 1933 to April 1945 during her husband President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s four terms in office…. Read more »
“It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.” – Napoleon Hill Napoleon Hill was an American author in the area of the new thought movement who was one of the earliest producers of the modern genre of personal-success literature. He is widely considered to be one of the… Read more »
Image credit: aidanmorgan. “Great things are done by a series of small things brought together.” – Vincent van Gogh Vincent Willem van Gogh was a post-Impressionist painter of Dutch origin whose work—notable for its rough beauty, emotional honesty, and bold color—had a far-reaching influence on 20th-century art. Check out Vincent van Gogh’ tag for more… Read more »
“I think success has no rules, but you can learn a great deal from failure.” – Jean Kerr Jean Kerr was an Irish-American author and playwright born in Scranton, Pennsylvania and best known for her humorous bestseller, Please Don’t Eat the Daisies, and the plays King of Hearts and Mary, Mary. Like this quote from… Read more »
Image credit: peakdistrict-photo. “Success is a lousy teacher. It seduces smart people into thinking they can’t lose.” – Bill Gates William Henry “Bill” Gates, III is an American business magnate, philanthropist, investor, computer programmer, and inventor. Check out Bill Gates’ tag for more of his quotes!
“There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting.” – Buddha Gautama Buddha, also known as Siddhārtha Gautama, Shakyamuni, or simply the Buddha, was a sage on whose teachings Buddhism was founded. Check out Buddha’s tag for more of his quotes!