1. A leader is best when people barely know he exists. When his work is done, his aim fulfilled, they will say: we did it ourselves. —Lao Tzu
2. I know no mercy and no truth,
The young I blight, the old I slay.
Regret stalks darkly in my wake,
And ignominy dogs my way.
— from the poem “Fear” by General George S. Patton, Jr.
3. Do what you feel in your heart to be right, for you’ll be criticized anyway. —Eleanor Roosevelt
4. Those who intend on becoming great should love neither themselves nor their own things, but only what is right, whether it happens to be done by themselves or others. —Plato
5. Follow your instincts. That’s where true wisdom manifests itself. – Oprah Winfrey
6. Your beliefs become your thoughts. Your thoughts become your words Your words become your actions. Your actions become your habits. Your habits become your values. Your values become your destiny. — Mahatma Gandhi
7. The world is a dangerous place to live, not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don’t do anything about it.”― Albert Einstein
8. I read and walked for miles at night along the beach, writing bad blank verse and searching endlessly for someone wonderful who would step out of the darkness and change my life. It never crossed my mind that that person could be me. —Anna Quindlan, Pulitzer Prize winning journalist, bestselling author
9. Not the cry, but the flight of a wild duck, leads the flock to fly and follow. —Chinese Proverb
10. Never love anyone who treats you like you’re ordinary.—Oscar Wilde