Here are some of my favorite motivational qoutes.
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success.
If you want something you never had, you must be willing to do something you’ve never done.
“Learn from the mistakes of others… you can’t live long enough to make them all yourselves!!”
Do not believe in a thing because you have read about it in a book. Do not believe in a thing because another man has said it was true. Do not believe in words because they are hallowed by tradition. Find out the truth for yourself. Reason it out. That is realization.
I like to explore and enjoy life because you don’t know when your time’s up.
Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe. – Abraham Lincoln
In theory, theory and practice are the same. In practice, they are not.
“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. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary” - Steve Jobs
It is important to note that in any profession, statistically, half of those who practice it will be below average (via the bell curve). What distinguishes those in the top half of the curve is a combination of 2 things: A genuine love of the game that they play, and A clear understanding of the basic underlying principles at play.
A healthy mind in a healthy body
You are the average of the five people you spend the most time with, as the saying goes
Build relationships – they open all the doors
Everything I have designed is gone. Everything I will design will be gone. What will remain is the experience of how can I build better software and learn from the journey