He knew that she took life as it came, opposed her tough-fibered mind to whatever obstacles there might be, fought on with a determination that would not recognize defeat, and kept on fighting even when she saw defeat was inevitable.
Hard work, determination, and talent are key for any successful venture. But sometimes you need that fourth ingredient: dumb luck. Luck can never replace hard work and talent, but sometimes it can win out over both.
Don’t put forth for tomorrow what you can do today.
Be determined to be determined.
People who lack the clarity, courage, or determination to follow their own dreams will often find ways to discourage yours. Live your truth and don’t EVER stop!
Money doesn’t define people but character does. People with character will see pass the money. The person without either is simply blind.
I am praetor of the legion,” Reyna said. “I judge this to be in the best interest of Rome.”
“To get yourself killed? To break our oldest laws and travel to the Ancient Lands? How will you even find their ship, assuming you survive the journey?” [Octavian]
“I will find them,” Reyna said.
A few fly bites cannot stop a spirited horse.
The elegance under pressure is the result of fearlessness.
Passionately commit your life to fulfillment of your dreams.