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Quotes of the Day for 11 January 2001 – Challenges

Life is full of challenges no matter your calling, whether you are an Olympic athlete, a teacher, a surgeon, or a system administrator banging your head against a frustrating installation - like I was yesterday. How you deal with those Challenges is what's important, according to today's quotes.

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The quotes:

There is no greater challenge than to have someone relying upon you; no greater satisfaction than to vindicate his expectation.
     - Kingman Brewster, Jr

What is genius, anyway, if it isn't the ability to give an adequate response to a great challenge?
     - Bette Greene

The basic difference between an ordinary person and a warrior is that a warrior takes everything as a challenge while an ordinary person takes everything as a blessing or a curse.
     - Carlos Castaneda

For me it's the challenge - the challenge to try to beat myself and do better than I did in the past. I try to keep in mind not what I have accomplished but what I have to try to accomplish in the future.
     - Jackie Joyner Kersee


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