I've been knocked down many times, but the fact that I can tell you about it means that I got back up and pressed on. What it takes to command the attention of the world is just to do the ordinary things extraordinarily.
If you are breathing, you have a chance to change your situation. Don't look to anyone else to do this. When you look at the mirror, who do you see? The person straight ahead is the one in charge of your life. The buck stops with you and you alone. If you want to make your life better, you must take the reins and ride like your life depends on it. To reach your goals, you need to live for only three people: First, God. Second, yourself. And finally, nobody else.