The dreams you see most clearly are most likely to come true.
The first day of spring is one thing, and the first spring day is another. The difference between them is sometimes as great as a month. – from Fisherman’s Luck
Leadership is not magnetic personality–that can just as well be a glib tongue. It is not ‘making friends and influencing people’–that is flattery. Leadership is lifting a person’s vision to higher sights, the raising of a person’s performance to a higher standard, the building of a personality beyond its normal limitations.
We speak of waves in a storm as sea horses. Like wild horses, impetuous and irresistible, a man can drown in them, but if he can ride them in a wellfounded ship (as a man rides a horse which carries him), they can support him on his voyages.
Her virtue was that she said what she thought, her vice that what she thought didn’t amount to much.