Adversity is the prosperity of the great.
There are two types of people who will tell you that you cannot make a difference in this world; those who are afraid to try and those who are afraid that you will succeed.
— Ray Goforth
The only thing is, people have to develop courage. It is most important of all the virtues. Because without courage, you can’t practice any other virtues consistently.
– Maya Angelou
Persistence and resilience only come from having been given the chance to work through difficult problems
– Gever Tulley
Time is neutral and does not change things. With courage and initiative, leaders change things
– Jesse Jackson
Leadership is about creating, day by day, a domain in which we and those around us continually deepen our understanding of reality and are able to participate in shaping the future. This is the deeper territory of leadership; to collectively listen to what is wanting to emerge in the world and then having the courage to do what is required.
– Joseph Jaworski
Too many people let others stand in their way and don’t go back for one more try.
– Rosabeth Moss Kanter