The only person you should try to be better than is the person you were yesterday — Anonymous
The value of an idea lies in the using of it.
Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman who has been described as America's greatest inventor. (Source: Wikipedia)
It’s Better to Make Slow Progress Than No Progress at All
Rise above oneself and grasp the world.
Archimedes of Syracuse was a Greek mathematician, physicist, engineer, astronomer, and inventor. Although few details of his life are known, he is regarded as one of the leading scientists in classical antiquity (Source: Wikipedia)
There is no greatness where there is no simplicity, goodness and truth.
Count Lev Nikolayevich Tolstoy, usually referred to in English as Leo Tolstoy, was a Russian writer who is regarded as one of the greatest authors of all time.
Violence is the last refuge of the incompetent.
Isaac Asimov was an American writer and professor of biochemistry at Boston University. He was known for his works of science fiction and popular science. (Source: Wikipedia)
You only lose what you cling to.
A disciplined mind brings happiness
Gautama Buddha, popularly known as the Buddha, was a Śramaṇa who lived in ancient India. He is regarded as the founder of the world religion of Buddhism.
A little impatience will spoil great plans
A bad word whispered echoes a hundred miles
The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, statesman and philanthropist who served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999. (Source: Wikipedia)