"Belief in the supernatural reflects a failure of the imagination."
"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 nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat."Edward Abbey on Theodore Roosevelt
"I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying."Edward Abbey on Michael Jordan
"Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not the world is full of educated failures. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent."Edward Abbey on Calvin Coolidge
"My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure."Edward Abbey on Abraham Lincoln
"Remembering that I'll be dead soon is the most important tool I've ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything - all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure - these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important."Edward Abbey on Steve Jobs
"One man alone can be pretty dumb sometimes, but for real bona fide stupidity, there ain't nothin' can beat teamwork."
"May your trails be crooked, winding, lonesome, dangerous, leading to the most amazing view. May your mountains rise into and above the clouds."
"Love implies anger. The man who is angered by nothing cares about nothing."
"Power is always dangerous. Power attracts the worst and corrupts the best."
"When a man's best friend is his dog, that dog has a problem."