“I am hurt, but I am not slain, I’ll lay me down and bleed a while, then I’ll rise and fight again”

- Sir Andrew Barton

“”There is no education like adversity'”

- Benjamin Disraeli

“How to win in life: work hard, complain less, listen more, try, learn, grow, don’t let people tell you it can’t be done, make no excuses”

- Germany Kent

”Motivation will almost always beat mere talent’

- Norman Ralph Augustine

”Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence” 

- Colin Powell

”The big talent is persistence” 

- Octavia E. Butler

”My whole thing is loyalty. Loyalty over royalty, word is bond’

- Octavia E. Butler

“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind”

- Dr. Seuss

“Do your own thing on your own terms and get what you came here for”

- Oliver James

“How much of a role does luck play in trading? In the long run, zero. Absolutely zero. I don’t think anybody winds up make money in this business because they started out lucky” 

- Richard Dennis

“Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect” 

- Mark Twain

“This above all: to thine own self be true”  

- William Shakespeare

”Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbour. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover” 

- Mark Twain

”I never did anything by accident, nor did any of my inventions come by accident; they came by work” 

- Thomas A. Edison

‘You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else” 

- Albert Einstein

“An average trader loses money, so in this profession, you need to be way above average to make consistent money trading the markets” 

- Henrique M. Simoes

”Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower” 

- Steve Jobs

”I hated every minute of training, but I said, ‘Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion” 

- Muhammad Ali

“The men on the trading floor may not have been to school, but they have Ph.D.’s in man’s ignorance” 

- Michael Lewis

In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act” 

- George Orwell

Don’t confuse pressure with urgency 

- R Bush