Guts are a combination of confidence, courage, conviction, strength of character, stick-to-itiveness, pugnaciousness, backbone, and intestinal fortitude. They are mandatory for anyone who wants to get to and stay at the top.
-- D A Benton
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
-- Hellen Keller
One that would have the fruit must climb the tree.
-- Thomas Fuller
There's no scarcity of opportunity to make a living at what you love. There is only a scarcity of resolve to make it happen.