Now it is a funny thing about life. If you refuse to accept anything but the best, you very often get it. If you utterly decline to make do with what you can get, then somehow or other, you are very likely to get what you want.
(Somerset Maugham : The Treasure)
Tough times never last. Tough people do.
To strive, to seek, to find
And not to yield.
(Alfred Tennyson : 1809-1892 : Ulysses)
Nothing in the world is worth deviating from what we like.
(Albert Camus : 1913-1960)
There is no such thing as can't, only won't. If you're qualified, all it takes is a burning desire to accomplish, to make a change. Go forward. Go backward. Whatever it takes! But you can't blame other people or society in general. It all comes from your mind. When we do the impossible we realize we are special people.
when it can be lost.
To go on
when progress seems futile.
with every fibre in your body.
To live, to hope and to
Never give in.
What this power is I cannot say. All I know is that it exists and it becomes available only when a man is in that state of mind in which he knows exactly what he wants and is fully determined not to quit until he finds it.
(Alexander Graham Bell)
Nothing can resist the human will that will stake even its existence on its stated purpose.