A strong conviction that something must be done is the parent of many bad measures.
The important thing is that when you come to understand something, you act on it, no matter how small that act is. Eventually it will take you where you need to go.
—Sister Helen Prejean
If you wish to reach the highest, begin at the lowest.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
Sometimes you have to do things you don't want to do to get something better.
—Miranda Kenneally in Catching Jordan
There's no sense of satisfaction in something you didn't do anything to achieve.
—Mia Sheridan in Becoming Calder