“Fate loves the fearless.” — James Russell Lowell

“Nothing will work unless you do.” — Maya Angelou

“All great achievements require time.” — Maya Angelou

“What we hope ever to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence.” — Samuel Johnson

“I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life’s a bitch. You’ve got to go out and kick ass.” — Maya Angelou (yes, again)

“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude. Don’t complain. — (another) Maya Angelou

“Success is going from failure to failure without a loss of enthusiasm.” — Winston Churchill

“Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.”  — Dale Carnegie

“I know the price of success: dedication, hard work, and an unremitting devotion to the things you want to see happen.” — Frank Lloyd Wright

“If you’re going through hell, keep going.” — Winston Churchill

 “No matter who you are, no matter what you do, you absolutely, positively do have the power to change.” –Bill Phillips