I'm in trouble because I'm normal and slightly arrogant.
A lot of people don't like themselves and I happen to be totally in love with myself.
— Mike Tyson
Daily Touch of Inspirations
November 14th: You choose the outcome
Ryan Holiday, The 366 Meditations on Wisdom, Perseverance, and the Art of Living
The chief task in life is simply this: to identify and separate matters so that I can say clearly to myself which are externals not under my control, and which have to do with the choices I actually control. Where then do I look for good and evil?
Not to uncontrollable externals, but within myself to the choices that are my own...
— Epictetus, Discourses, 2.5.4– 5 —