Posts Tagged ‘will’

“Pull the string and it will follow wherever you wish. Push it, and it will go nowhere at all.” -Dwight D. Eisenhower

“The will to do springs from the knowledge that we can do.  Doubt and fear are the great enemies of knowledge, and he who encourages them, who does not stay them, thwarts himself at every step.” -Jame Allen

Can or Can’t?

Posted: September 18, 2017 in Thought for the Day
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“Can’t usually means won’t.  We can…if we will.” -Don Ward

The conflict of forces and the struggle of opposing wills are of the essence of our universe and alone hold it together.” -Havelock Ellis

Feeble Wishes

Posted: May 12, 2014 in Thought for the Day
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Great souls have wills; feeble ones have only wishes.” -Chinese Proverb