Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
Don't ever promise more than you can deliver, but always deliver more than you can promise.
Don't run if you can walk. Don't walk if you can stand. Don't stand if you can sit. Don't sit if you can lie down.
Don't tell your problems to people: eighty percent don't care; and the other twenty percent are glad you have them.
Everything ends badly, otherwise it would not end.
God looks after children, animals and idiots.
How do you know what it's like to be stupid if you've never been smart?
I can't explain why a bride buys her wedding dress, whereas a groom rents his tux.
I never learn anything talking. I only learn things when I ask questions.
If what you did yesterday seems big, you haven't done anything today.
If you are killing time, it's not murder. It's suicide.
If you burn your neighbor's house down, it doesn't make your house look any better.
If you've been there, no explanation is necessary. If you haven't, none is adequate.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.
Motivation is simple. You eliminate those who are not motivated.
No one has ever drowned in sweat.
The best way to save face is not to use the lower half.
The man who complains about the way the ball bounces is likely the one who dropped it.
The man who complains about the way the ball bounces is likely to be the one who dropped it.
The standards you establish for others must reflect the standards you set for yourself. No one will follow a hypocrite.
We aren't where we want to be; we aren't where we ought to be; but thank goodness we aren't where we used to be.
When all is said and done, more is said than done.
You were not born a winner, and you were not born a loser. You are what you make yourself be.
You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.
You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose.
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