He can who thinks he can, and he can't who thinks he can't.

This is an inexorable, indisputable law.

-- Henry Ford


A man is as unhappy as he has convinced himself he is.

-- Seneca


A person will worship something, have no doubt about that. We may think our

tribute is paid in secret in the dark recesses of our hearts, but it will out.

That which dominates our imaginations and our thoughts will determine our lives,

and our character. Therefore, it behooves us to be careful what we worship,

for what we are worshipping we are becoming.

-- Ralph Waldo Emerson


Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.

-- Abraham Lincoln


The mind is the limit. As long as the mind can envision the fact that you can

do something, you can do it, as long as you really believe 100 percent.

-- Arnold Schwarzenegger


A stumbling block to the pessimist is a stepping-stone to the optimist.

-- Eleanor Roosevelt


It's kind of fun to do the impossible.

-- Walt Disney


Man often becomes what he believes himself to be. If I keep on saying to myself that I cannot do a certain thing, it is possible that I may end by really becoming incapable of doing it. On the contrary, if I shall have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it, even if I may not have it at the beginning.

-- Mahatma Gandhi


If you don't believe in yourself, how can you expect others to believe in you?

-- Ruby Brockhouse


Nothing can stop the man with right mental attitude from achieving his goal;

nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.

-- Thomas Jefferson


Circumstances--what are circumstances? I make circumstances.

-- Napoleon Bonaparte

An idealist believes the short run doesn't count. A cynic believes the long run

doesn't matter. A realist believes that what is done or left undone in the

short run determines the long run.

-- Sydney J. Harris


To be a champ, you have to believe in yourself when nobody else will.

-- Sugar Ray Robinson


The soul attracts that which it secretly harbors; that which it loves, and also

that which it fears. It reaches the height of its cherished aspirations.

It falls to the level of its unchastened desires--and circumstances are the

means by which the soul receives its own.

-- James Allen


A man's what he thinks about all day long.

-- Ralph Waldo Emerson


Some of the world's greatest feats were accompanied by people not smart

enough to know they were impossible.

-- Doug Larson


We don't see things as they are. We see them as we are.

-- Anais Nin


Those who say it can't be done are usually interrupted by others doing it.

-- Joel A. Barker


When we argue for our limitations, we get to keep them.

-- Peter McWilliams


For those who believe, no proof is necessary.

For those who don't believe, no proof is possible.

-- Traditional Saying


My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person,

he believed in me.

-- Jim Valvano


To believe in the things you can see and touch is no belief at all.

But to believe in the unseen is both a triumph and a blessing.

-- Bob Proctor


Luke: "I don't believe it." Yoda: "That is why you fail."

-- From Star Wars


I think I can, I think I can, I think I can.

-- The Little Engine That Could