Quotes of Challenge

“ Accept the challenges so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory. ”

- George S. Patton

“ Pride in their port, defiance in their eye I see the Lords of human kind pass by. ”

- Oliver Goldsmith

“ To repeat what others have said, requires education; to challenge it, requires brains. ”

- Mary Pettibone Poole

“ It is a condition which confronts us - not a theory. ”

- Grover Cleveland

“ It's lack of faith that makes people afraid of meeting challenges, and I believe in myself. ”

- Muhammad Ali

“ The New Frontier I speak of is not a set of promises — it is a set of challenges. It sums up not what I intend to offer the American people, but what I intend to ask of them. ”

- John F. Kennedy

“ I have always liked a challenge. ”

- Damon Hill

“ That's fine; we runners are, after all, up for a challenge. ”

- Bill Rodgers

“ Questions are never indiscreet. Answers sometimes are. ”

- Oscar Wilde

“ He that hath a beard is more than a youth, and He that hath no beard is less than a man. ”

- William Shakespeare

“ A man who dares to waste one hour of his life has not discovered the value of life. ”

- Charles Darwin

“ No question is so difficult to answer as that which the answer is obvious. ”

- George Bernard Shaw

“ The most basic question is not what is best but who shall decide what is best. ”

- Thomas Sowell

“ I challenge you to make your life a masterpiece. I challenge you to join the ranks of those people who live what they teach, who walk their talk. ”

- Anthony Robbins

“ You have to erect a fence and say, "Okay, scale this.". ”

- Linda Ronstadt

“ I thoroughly disapprove of duels. If a man should challenge me, I would take him kindly and forgivingly by the hand and lead him to a quiet place and kill him. ”

- Mark Twain

“ I try to challenge myself as much as possible, as often as possible. ”

- Alan Dean Foster

“ When the will defies fear, when duty throws the gauntlet down to fate, when honor scorns to compromise with death — that is heroism. ”

- Robert Green Ingersoll

“ The greatest challenge to any thinker is stating the problem in a way that will allow a solution. ”

- Bertrand Russell

“ When someone tells me there is only one way to do things, it always lights a fire under my butt. My instant reaction is, "I'm going to prove you wrong!". ”

- Picabo Street

“ Of course I'm not a racist, but I'm certainly right wing, there's no question about that. ”

- Nigel Short

“ You miss 100% of the shots you don't take . ”

- Wayne Gretzky

“ A powerful idea communicates some of its strength to him who challenges it. ”

- Marcel Proust

“ Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. They're what make the instrument stretch, what make you go beyond the norm. ”

- Cicely Tyson

“ Don't be afraid to fail. Don't waste energy trying to cover up failure. Learn from your failures and go on to the next challenge. It's OK to fail. If you're not failing, you're not growing. ”

- H. Stanley Judd

“ Dreams can often become challenging, but challenges are what we live for. ”

- Travis White

“ For true success ask yourself these four questions: Why? Why not? Why not me? Why not now? ”

- James Allen

“ To grow a philosopher's beard. ”

- John Heywood

“ To what will you look for help if you will not look to that which is stronger than yourself? ”

- C.S. Lewis

“ Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail. ”

- Ralph Waldo Emerson
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