Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.
-- Stephen A. Brennan
I'm alone and outgunned, scared and inexperienced, but I'm right.
-- John Grisham, The Rainmaker
The man who succeeds above his fellows is the one who early in life, clearly discerns his object, and towards that object habitually directs his powers. Even genius itself is but fine observation strengthened by fixity of purpose. Every man who observes vigilantly and resolves steadfastly grows unconsciously into genius.
-- Edward George Bulwer-lytton
No one has ascended into heaven except the One who descended from heavenóthe Son of Man.