There is a lot of wisdom in the following quotations and some clear links to our KISU values but you might be a little surprised to know who is responsible for them……
"Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth."
"Don’t count the days; make the days count."
“It isn’t the mountains ahead to climb that wear you out; it’s the pebble in your shoe.”
“Impossible is just a big word thrown around by small men who find it easier to live in the world they’ve been given than to explore the power they have to change it. Impossible is not a fact. It’s an opinion. Impossible is not a declaration. It’s a dare. Impossible is potential. Impossible is temporary. Impossible is nothing.”
“He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life.”
"A man who has no imagination has no wings."
“Live everyday as if it were your last because someday you're going to be right.”
"Only a man who knows what it is like to be defeated can reach down to the bottom of his soul and come up with the extra ounce of power it takes to win when the match is even."
"It's just a job. Grass grows, birds fly, waves pound the sand.”
….perhaps this one gives it away a little……
“I’ve wrestled with alligators. I’ve tussled with a whale. I done handcuffed lightning. And thrown thunder in jail.”
The answer is, of course….