Obstacles exist to be overcome.
-Dennis Perkins, Leading at the Edge



By swallowing evil words unsaid, no one has ever harmed his stomach.
-Winston Churchill

The Stockdale Paradox

You must retain faith that you will prevail in the end, regardless of the difficulties. AND at the same time, you must confront the most brutal facts of your current reality, whatever they might be.
-Jim Collins, Good to Great