• Quotes

    "The only place success comes before sweat is in the dictionary."--Vince Lombardi

    “A general dissolution of principals and manners will more surely overthrow the Liberties of America than the whole force of the common enemy. While the people are virtuous, they cannot be subdued. But when they lose their virtue, they will be ready to surrender their liberty to the first external or internal invader. If virtue and knowledge are diffused among the people, they will never be enslaved. This is their great security.”--Samuel Adams

    "Fall down seven times; get up eight."--Japanese Proverb

    "Education makes people easy to lead but difficult to drive; easy to govern but impossible to enslave."--Lord Henry Brougham

    "There's a mighty big difference between good, sound reasons and reasons that sound good." --Burton Hillis

    "Be Kind; everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle."--John Watson

    "Try not to be a man of success but a man of value."--Albert Einstein

    "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it."--George Santayana

    "μηδέν άγαν"--Nothing to excess--Ancient Greeks-Inscribed on the Temple of Apollo at Delphi

    "Mens sana in corpore sano"--a healthy mind in a healthy body--Roman Poet Juvenal

    "In life, you should not pursue goals that are easily achieved; develop an instinct for what can be only just achieved with your greatest efforts."

    "I hope I shall possess firmness and virtue enough to maintain what I consider the most enviable of all titles, the character of an honest man."--George Washington

    "In your life, anything of value will require hard work." --Mr. Morss

    "The toughest battle you will ever fight will be in your mind."--Mr. Morss

    "If it is to be, it is up to me!"--10 two letter words that create a powerful statement about the reality of life.

    “It is not the critic who counts; not the man who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood; who strives valiantly; who errs, who comes short again and again, because there is no effort without error and shortcoming; but who does actually strive to do the deeds; who knows great enthusiasms, the great devotions; who spends himself in a worthy cause; who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement, and who at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who neither know victory nor defeat.”
    --President Theodor Roosevelt

    On exercising your mind and body, "It never gets easier; you get stronger."

    "The grass is greener where you water it." --Scott Parker

    “Remember, upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all.”--Alexander The Great