Words of Encouragement


A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
— Chinese proverb
Most great people have attained their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure.
— Napoleon Hill
Be bold and mighty forces will come to your aid.
— Basil King
Certain defects are necessary for the existence of individuality.
— Goethe
Be humble for you are made of earth. Be noble for you are made of stars.
— Serbian proverb
It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation.
— Herman Melville
However long the night, the dawn will break.
— African proverb
Insist upon yourself. Be original.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson
Don’t wait. The time will never be just right.
— Napoleon Hill
You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.
— Wayne Gretzky
Mountains cannot be surmounted except by winding paths.
— Goethe