By all the means you can,
In all the ways you can,
In all the places you can,
At all the times you can,
To all the people you can,
As long as ever you can.
~ John Wesley
The man who goes alone can start today, but he who travels with another must wait till that other is ready.
~ Henry David Thoreau
Our grand business undoubtedly is, not to see what lies dimly at a distance, but to do what lies clearly at hand.
~ Thomas Carlyle
It is they who have the will to act who oftenest win the prizes.
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men. Do no pray for tasks equal to your powers. Pray for powers equal to your tasks.
~ Phillips Brooks.
The cornerstone of modern civilization must continue to be religion and morality.
~ William Howard Taft
It is better to live one day as a lion than a hundred years as a sheep.
~ Old Persian proverb
Firmness of purpose is one of the most necessary sinews of character, and one of the best instruments of success. Without it, genius wastes its efforst in a maze of inconsistencies.
~ Lord Chesterfield
If a man can write a better book, preach a better sermon, or make a better mousetrap than his neighbor, though he builds his house in the woods, the world will make a beaten path to his door.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
Think that day lost whose low descending sun
Views from thy hand no noble actions done.
~ Ancient proverb
Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action.
~ Benjamin Disraeli
I am only one. But I am one.
I cannot do everthing, but I can do something.
And by the grace of God, What I can do — I Will do.
The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants. It is its natural manure.
~ Thomas Jefferson
The tree of liberty grows only when watered by the blood of tyrants.
~ Bertrand Berere
Right is right, even if everyone is against it; and wrong is wrong, even if everyone is for it.
~ William Penn