Worrying gets you nowhere. If you turn up worrying about how you're going to perform, you've already lost. Train hard, turn up, run your best and the rest will take care of itself.— Usain Bolt
Most Powerful Itself quotations
One individual may die for an idea, but that idea will, after his death, incarnate itself in a thousand lives.
If you are open-minded and ready to learn, there are many things which you can learn not only from books and instructors but from the very life experience itself.
If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.
Water is the most perfect traveller because when it travels it becomes the path itself!
Sunset is so marvellous that even the sun itself watches it every day in the reflections of the infinite oceans!
Forget yesterday, live for today. Tomorrow will take care of itself.
The Word of God is like a lion. You don't have to defend a lion. All you have to do is let the lion loose, and the lion will defend itself.
The fear of death is far greater than the death itself.
But the fear of the unknown is the greatest fear of all!
A good teacher is like a candle - it consumes itself to light the way for others.
One only dies once, and if one does not die well, a good opportunity is lost and will not present itself again.
No society can legitimately call itself civilized if a sick person is denied medical aid because of lack of means.
Government is an institution which prevents injustice other than such as it commits itself.
There is a certain enthusiasm in liberty, that makes human nature rise above itself, in acts of bravery and heroism.
To be able to thank Allah for a blessing is a blessing within itself.
...morally speaking, there is no limit to the concern one must feel for the suffering of human beings, that indifference to evil is worse than evil itself, that in a free society, some are guilty, but all are responsible.
Live quietly in the moment and see the beauty of all before you.
The future will take care of itself.
The truth is like a lion; you don’t have to defend it. Let it loose; it will defend itself.
The soul always knows what to do to heal itself. The challenge is to silence the mind.
I have visualised my imagination so clearly and so consistently that it has manifested itself into my reality.
Place your mind before the mirror of eternity! Place your soul in the brilliance of glory! And transform your entire being into the image of the Godhead Itself through contemplation.
Next to God we are indebted to women, first for life itself, and then for making it worth living.
Education is a social process. Education is growth. Education is, not a preparation for life; education is life itself.
Education, therefore, is a process of living and not a preparation for future living. Without some goals and some efforts to reach it, no man can live. Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself.
So, transform yourself first… Because you are young and have dreams and want to do something meaningful, that in itself, makes you our future and our hope. Keep expanding your horizon, decolonize your mind, and cross borders.
Every organization needs to be introspective, transparent, and honest with itself. This only works if everyone is unified on the goals and purposes of the organization and there is trust within the team. High-performing, successful organizations build cultures of introspection and trust and never lose sight of their purpose.
No society can long sustain itself unless its members have learned the sensitivities, motivations and skills involved in assisting and caring for other human beings.
If you cannot bear these stories then the society is unbearable.
Who am I to remove the clothes of this society, which itself is naked. I don't even try to cover it, because it is not my job, that's the job of dressmakers.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Wherever you go, east, west, north or south, think of it as a journey into yourself! The one who travels into itself travels the world.
The American story has never been about things coming easy.
It has been about rising to the moment when the moment is hard. About rejecting panicked division for purposeful unity. About seeing a mountaintop from the deepest valley. That is why we remember that some of the most famous words ever spoken by an American came from a president who took office in a time of turmoil: "The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Focus more on your desire than on your doubt, and the dream will take care of itself.
Success always calls for greater generosity - though most people, lost in the darkness of their own egos, treat it as an occasion for greater greed. Collecting boot is not an end itself, but only a means for building an empire. Riches would be of little use to us now - except as a means of winning new friends.
Remember, democracy never lasts long.
It soon wastes, exhausts, and murders itself. There never was a democracy yet that did not commit suicide.