“Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.”
“In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure."
“Build your own dreams, or someone else will hire you to build theirs.”
“You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.”
“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”
“Don’t part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.”
“Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than You."
This sounds corny – but sometimes, when you’re stuck in an office, sitting in the same cube day after day, it’s hard to remember that there’s a wide variety of beauty in the world. It’s hard to remember that you love your job and it’s not just about the money.
In times like these, you have to look to other things. I’m not talking about looking out at the trees and relishing nature, I’m saying you should think about what other people have said , done, and are doing. When you do, it’ll be easy for you to think about what you’re doing and where you want to go.
Here are seven quotes. With Vincent Van Gogh's artwork in the background, the quotes - from the weird and wonderful people of the world - should delight and inspire you.