"I find my greatest pleasure, and so my reward, in the work that precedes what the world calls success. "
-- Thomas Edison
"Ideas must work though the brains and the arms of good and brave men, or they are no better than dreams. "
-- Ralph Waldo Emerson
"I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear."
-- Nelson Mandela
"Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat. "
-- Theodore Roosevelt