Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose
a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.
Constant dripping hollows out a stone.
For hope is but the dream
of those that wake.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
We are still masters of our fate.
We are still captains of our souls.
Knowing is not enough; we must apply.
Willing is not enough; we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Believe with all of your heart that you will do what you were made to do.
Orison Swett Marden
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
If you want to succeed in the world must make your own opportunities as you go
on. The man who waits for some seventh wave to toss him on dry land will find
that the seventh wave is a long time a coming. You can commit no greater folly
than to sit by the roadside until some one comes along and invites you to ride
with him to wealth or influence.
John B. Gough
He who hesitates is lost.
When the best things are not possible, the best may be made of those that are.
Fortune favors the brave.
Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.
Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by striking.
William B. Sprague
The best way out is always through.
You cannot plough a field by
turning it over in your mind.
Men’s best successes come after their disappointments.
Henry Ward Beecher
If the wind will not serve,
take to the oars.
Destitutus ventis, remos adhibe
Work spares us from three evils: boredom, vice, and need.
Hope is like the sun, which, as we journey toward it, casts the shadow of our
burden behind us.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.
And all may do what has by man been done.
Without inspiration the best powers of the mind remain dormant. There is a fuel
in us which needs to be ignited with sparks.
Johann Gottfried Von Herder
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into
Arthur C. Clarke
Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every
We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a
private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes.
St. Clement of Alexandra
Storms make oaks take roots.
Take calculated risks.
That is quite different from being rash.
George S. Patton
It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, “Always do what
you are afraid to do.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The only medicine for suffering, crime, and all the other woes of mankind, is
The middle course is the best.
The wisdom of nations lies in their proverbs,
which are brief and pithy.
Words of Wisdom
Years teach us more than books.
The first step in the acquisition of wisdom is silence, the second listening, the
third memory, the fourth practice, the fifth teaching others.
Solomon Ibn Gabriol
The art of being wise is knowing what to overlook.
It is easier to be wise for others than for ourselves.
Francois De La Rochefoucauld
Nature and wisdom never are at strife.
The reason most goals are not achieved is that we spend our time doing second
A vision is not just a picture of what could be; it is an appeal to our better
selves, a call to become something more.
How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to
improve the world.
Love is beauty, but not every beauty have love
Cinta itu indah, tapi tidak selamanya keindahan mengandung cinta.
Politeness Is The Oil Which Reduces The Friction Against Each Other.
Sopan-Santu Adalah Ibarat Minyak Yang Mengurangi Gesekan Satu Dengan Yang Lain.
Those Who Are Able To Control Their Rage Can Conquer Their Most Serious Enemy.
Siapa Yang Dapat Menahan Marahnya Mampu Mengalahkan Musuhnya Yang Paling
If you can’t say good words of a person, don’t say bad ones
Jika Anda tidak dapat berkata baik tentang diri seseorang, janganlah
yang buruk Anda katakan.