Let’s play the game of life

Socrates - Greek philosopher

The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.

Pablo Picasso - Spanish painter

Learn the rules like a pro, so you can break them like an artist.

Epictetus - Greek Stoic philosopher

No man is free who is not master of himself.

Jim Rohn - American entrepreneur, author and motivational speaker 

The major key yo your better future is You.

Roy T. Bennett - Author

If you don't know who you truly are, you'll never know what you really want.

Roy T. Bennett - Author

Do not let the roles you play in life make you forget who you are. 

Jim Rohn - American entrepreneur, author and motivational speaker

For things to change for you, you've got to change.

Epictetus - Greek Stoic philosopher

Freedom is the only worthy goal in life. It is won by disregarding things that lie beyond our control.

Brian Tracy - Canadian-American motivational public speaker and self-development author

Goals allow you to control the direction of change in your favor.

Lee Bolman - Author, scholar, consultant and speaker

A vision without a strategy remains an illusion.

Lee Bolman - Author, scholar, consultant and speaker

Success is 20% skills and 80% strategy. You might know how to succeed, but more importantly, what’s your plan to succeed? 

Zen Proverb 

Move and the way will open…

Brian Tracy - Canadian-American motivational public speaker and self-development author

Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.

Tom Rath - American consultant on employee engagement, strengths, and wellbeing, and author

If you want to improve your life and the lives of those around you, you must take action.

Marie Forleo - American entrepreneur and New York Times bestselling author

Insight without action is worthless. Taking action is the only path to change.

Dalai Lama - The highest spiritual leader of Tibet, and considered a living Bodhisattva

Know the rules well, so you can break them effectively.

Maxwell Maltz - American cosmetic surgeon and author of Psycho-Cybernetics, which was a system of ideas that he claimed could improve one's self-image leading to a more successful and fulfilling life 

We must have courage to bet on our ideas, to take the calculated risk, and to act. Everyday living requires courage if life is to be effective and bring happiness.

Daniel Jay Millman - American author and lecturer in the personal development field

“Life has three rules: Paradox, Humor, and Change.
- Paradox: Life is a mystery; don't waste your time trying to figure it out.
- Humor: Keep a sense of humor, especially about yourself. It is a strength beyond all measure.
- Change: Know that nothing ever stays the same.”

John Calvin Maxwell - American author, speaker, and pastor who has written many books, primarily focusing on leadership

Change is inevitable. Growth is optional.

Earl Nightingale - American radio speaker and author, dealing mostly with the subjects of human character development, motivation, and meaningful existence

People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.

Steven Kotler - American author, journalist, and entrepreneur. His articles have appeared in over 70 publications, including The New York Times Magazine, LA Times, Wired, Time magazine, GQ, Discover, Popular Science, Outside, Men’s Journal, Details and National Geographic Adventure

If we are hunting the highest version of ourselves, then we need to turn work into play and not the other way round. Unless we invert this equation, much of our capacity for intrinsic motivation starts to shut down. We lose touch with our passion and become less than what we could be and that feeling never really goes away.