One of the lessons that I grew up with was to always stay true to yourself and never let what somebody else says distract you from your goals.

—Michelle Obama


I think goals should never be easy, they should force you to work.

—Michael Phelps


For every reason it’s not possible, there are hundreds of people who have faced the same circumstances and succeeded.

—Jack Canfield


A room without books is like a body without a soul.

—Marcus Tullius Cicero


There are no limits to what you can accomplish, except the limits you place on your own thinking.

—Brian Tracy