Fight for your own self and fight like hell even when no one else believes in you. You know yourself better than anyone and you know that if you put your mind to something, you will accomplish it. Don’t let the haters win. Don’t let them take you down and crush your spirit.
For the next few moments, as you pay attention to what is going on inside you, take the time to ask yourself, “What is going on? What do I need in order to ‘wake up’? What does it mean to be intimate and really connect with my partner and me?”
YOU are the facilitator of your world, your experiences, your change, and your non change.
Sometimes the thing you keep trying to fix about yourself isn’t meant to be fixed.
“We are all human, aren’t we? Every human life is worth the same, and worth saving.”
Each of our lives has been touched, one way or another, by all, some, a few, or even just that one teacher you will never forget.
Those looking for fulfillment out of life will do things that aren’t fun now, to reap massive rewards later.
This is my favorite line in any movie ever. Gene Wilder as Willy Wonka delivers the line as if it were truly possible to get everything you ever wanted.
Most people are not strategic. They are reactive.
Sports embody the best and the worst of life—our competitive urges, teamwork, grace under pressure, realizing our potential, the agony of defeat.