ECM-1: Life must be understood backwards. But it must be lived forward. Soren Kierkegaard

ECM-2: Experience is not what happens to you; it is what you do with what happens to you. Aldous Huxley

ECM-3: Life is the art of drawing without an eraser. John W. Gardner

ECM-4: Experience is a comb that life gives you after you lose your hair. Judith Stern

ECM-5: Even on the highest throne in the world, we are still sitting on our ass. Michel de Montaigne

ECM-6: Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes. Oscar Wilde

ECM-7: If at first you don't succeed, then quit. There's no use being a damn fool about it. W.C. Fields

ECM-8: First say to yourself what you would be; and then do what you have to do. Epictetus

ECM-9: There are no shortcuts to any place worth going. Beverly Sills

ECM-10: When the world says, "Give up,” Hope whispers, "Try it one more time.” Author Unknown

ECM-11: The difference between try and triumph is a little umph. Author Unknown

ECM-12: Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars. Les Brown

ECM-13: One’s best success comes after their greatest disappointments. Henry Ward Beecher

ECM-14: Success is never wondering what if. Karrie Huffman

ECM-15: In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on. Robert Frost

ECM-16: Opportunity is missed by most because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work. Thomas Alva Edison

ECM-17: Bite off more than you can chew, then chew it. Ella Williams

ECM-18: If you think you can, you can. And if you think you can't, you're right. HENRY FORD

ECM-19: The most successful people are those who are good at plan B. James Yorke

ECM-20: An optimist is the human personification of spring. Susan J. Bissonette

ECM-21: To succeed, we must first believe that we can. Michael Korda

ECM-22: If life were easy, then it would be boring. Charles Beck

ECM-23: Dare to be naive. Buckminster Fuller

ECM-24: Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm. Winston Churchill

ECM-25: Courage is being scared to death - but saddling up anyway. John Wayne

ECM-26: Follow your passion, and success will follow you.  ~Terri Guillemets

ECM-27: Great results require great ambitions

ECM-28: DETERMINATION - the first chapter in the book of excellence.

ECM-29: Until you spread your wings, you’ll have no idea  how far you can fly.