The spirited horse, which will try to win the race of its own accord, will run even faster if encouraged.
- "A racehorse that consistently runs just a second… "A racehorse that consistently runs just a second faster than another horse is worth millions of dollars more. Be willing to give that extra effort that separates the winner from the one in second place." - H. Jackson Brown Jr.
- "The finest gift you can give anyone is encouragement.… "The finest gift you can give anyone is encouragement. Yet, almost no one gets the encouragement they need to grow to their full potential. If everyone received the encouragement they need to grow, the genius in most everyone would blossom and the world would produce abundance beyond the wildest dreams. We would have more than one Einstein, Edison, Schweitzer, Mother Theresa, Dr. Salk and other…
- Walter Elliot – race "Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after the other." ~Walter Elliot
- Nine tenths of education is encouragement. -Anatole France Nine tenths of education is encouragement. -Anatole France