Carpe diem! The following quotes have been assembled to inspire action and purpose on your daily journey. Begin, and enjoy your adventure.
All glory comes from daring to begin – Anonymous
The first step is always just to get started. No matter how crazy or scary an idea sounds, we’ll never know how it will turn out unless we have the courage to attempt it.
Footprints on the sands of time are not made by sitting down – Anonymous
You don’t need to know where the treasure is buried – just start walking along the map, and discover things along the way. Planning is good, but action is better. Figure out what drives you and then work towards pursuing that passion.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm – Ralph Waldo Emerson
A sign of a good idea is that it makes you smile. Follow the roads that bring you happiness, and move in the direction that brings you love. Be cheerful always, even if things are uncertain at the very beginning.
Chance does nothing that has not been prepared beforehand – Alexis de Tocqueville
When we wait around for luck to find us, it rarely does. Only by attempting do we experience the favors of fortune, and only by risking do we stand to gain everything.
The deed is everything, the glory nothing – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
It is often said that when we focus on results, nothing changes, but when we focus on change, we get results. Don't worry about the goal, the prize, the applause – worry only about doing the best you possibly can in this exact moment at hand, even if nobody is watching yet.