Victory is a political fiction.
Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside them was superior to circumstances.
Choice of attention – to pay attention to this and ignore that – is to the inner life what choice of action is to the outer. In both cases, a man is responsible for his choice and must accept the consequences, whatever they may be.
Questions focus our thinking. Ask empowering questions like What’s good about this? What’s not perfect about it yet? What am I going to do next time? How can I do this and have fun doing it?
Leave the beaten track occasionally and dive into the woods. Every time you do so you will be certain to find something that you have never seen before. Follow it up, explore all around it, and before you know it, you will have something worth thinking a
You’re not to be so blind with patriotism that you can’t face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it.