Persistence can change failure into extraordinary achievement. —Matt Biondi

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Persistence can change failure into extraordinary achievement.

MATT BIONDI

Olympic medalist, professional swimmer

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Valhalla experimental station from Antigua, Guatemala MAY 13, 2019
It is not the rich nor the educated that wins it is the persistent.


You are braver than you believe, smarter than you seem, and stronger than you think. —Winnie-the-Pooh (A. A. Milne)
Participate joyfully in the sorrows of the world. We cannot cure the world of sorrows, but we can choose to live in joy. —Joseph Campbell
To infinity and beyond. —Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story
You can't use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have. —Maya Angelou
Don't be satisfied with stories of how things have gone with others. Unfold your own myth. —Jalal ad-Din Rumi
When you realize nothing is lacking, the whole world belongs to you. —Lao Tzu
Make up your mind that no matter what comes your way, no matter how difficult, no matter how unfair, you will do more than simply survive. You will thrive in spite of it. —Joel Osteen
The price of greatness is responsibility. —Sir Winston Churchill
Fear less, hope more; Eat less, chew more; Whine less, breathe more; Talk less, say more; Love more, and all good things will be yours!  —Swedish Proverb
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great. —Mark Twain
It is not only for what we do that we are held responsible, but also for what we do not do. —Moliere
Grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference. —Reinhold Niebuhr
Life takes on meaning when you become motivated, set goals and charge after them in an unstoppable manner. —Les Brown
I expect to pass through life but once. If therefore, there be any kindness I can show, or any good thing I can do to any fellow being, let me do it now, and not defer or neglect it, as I shall not pass this way again. —William Penn
Maybe the journey isn’t so much about becoming anything. Maybe it’s about un-becoming everything that isn’t really you, so you can be who you were meant to be in the first place. —Unknown
Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things. —Robert Brault

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