Published on April 23, 2009
Slide 1: You can do anything, but not everything. Slide 2: Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away. Slide 3: The richest man is not he who has the most, but he who needs the least. Slide 4: Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed! Slide 5: Better to remain silent and appear a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt. Slide 6: You miss 100 percent of the shots you never take. Slide 7: Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear. Slide 8: A wise man gets more use from his enemies than a fool from his friends. Slide 9: Everyone is a genius at least once a year. The real geniuses simply have their bright ideas closer together. Slide 10: What we think, or what we know, or what we believe is, in the end, of little consequence. The only consequence is what we do. Slide 11: The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new lands but seeing with new eyes. Slide 12: Work like you don’t need money, love like you’ve never been hurt, and dance like no one’s watching Slide 13: Try a thing you haven’t done three times. Once, to get over the fear of doing it. Twice, to learn how to do it. And a third time, to figure out whether you like it or not. Slide 14: Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there. Slide 15: People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well, neither does bathing - that’s why we recommend it daily. Slide 16: The person who reads too much and uses his brain too little will fall into lazy habits of thinking. Slide 17: It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it. Slide 18: We learn something every day, and lots of times it’s that what we learned the day before was wrong. Slide 19: I have made this letter longer than usual because I lack the time to make it shorter. Slide 20: Don’t ever wrestle with a pig. You’ll both get dirty, but the pig will enjoy it. Slide 21: An inventor is simply a fellow who doesn’t take his education too seriously. Slide 22: Never be afraid to laugh at yourself, after all, you could be missing out on the joke of the century. Slide 23: The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity. Slide 24: Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn’t. Slide 25: The trouble with the rat race is that even if you win, you’re still a rat. Slide 26: Imagination was given to man to compensate him for what he is not, and a sense of humor was provided to console him for what he is. Slide 27: Some people like my advice so much that they frame it upon the wall instead of using it. Slide 28: We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly. Slide 29: Have you ever wondered which hurts the most: saying something and wishing you had not, or saying nothing, and wishing you had? Slide 30: We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly. Slide 31: Dream is not what you see in sleep, it is what that doesn’t let you sleep Slide 32: Some people like my advice so much that they frame it upon the wall instead of using it.