Be so good they can't ignore you. - Steve Martin
The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena; whose face is marred with dust and sweat; who strives valiantly, who errs and may fall again and again, because there is no effort without error or shortcoming. - Theodore Roosevelt
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great. - Mark Twain
Our chief want in life, is someone who shall make us do what we can. This is the service of a friend. With him, we are easily great. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
There is no royal flower-strewn path to success. And if there is, I have not found it, for whatever success I have attained has been the result of much hard work and many sleepless nights.
My biggest motivation? Just to keep challenging myself. I see life almost like one long University education that I never had -- everyday I'm learning something new. - Richard Branson
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently. - Warren Buffett