One doesn't discover new lands without consenting to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.

André Gide

Plant some shit

Ron Finley

She believed she could, so she did

R. S. Grey

Je ne pouvais pas ne pas le faire —
I couldn’t not do it.

Philippe Squarzoni

What I had that others didn't was a capacity for sticking to it.

Doris Lessing

The Nature of This Flower Is to Bloom

Alice Walker

It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education

Albert Einstein