"Have the courage to act instead of react."
"Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition."Oliver Wendell Holmes on Steve Jobs
"You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, 'I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.'"Oliver Wendell Holmes on Eleanor Roosevelt
"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."Oliver Wendell Holmes on Nelson Mandela
"Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."Oliver Wendell Holmes on Winston Churchill
"There are no easy answers' but there are simple answers. We must have the courage to do what we know is morally right."Oliver Wendell Holmes on Ronald Reagan
"Old age is fifteen years older than I am."
"Life is painting a picture, not doing a sum."
"Wisdom is the abstract of the past, but beauty is the promise of the future."
"The advice of the elders to young men is very apt to be as unreal as a list of the hundred best books."
"I won't accept anything less than the best a player's capable of doing... and he has the right to expect the best that I can do for him and the team!"