"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit."
"The only way to find the limit of the possible is by going beyond them in to impossible."
Arthur C . Clarke
"Always do what you are afraid to do."
Ralph Waldo Emerson
"When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it."
Henry Ford
"Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs, Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves."
Dale Carnegie
"I never did anything worth doing by accident, nor did any of my inventions come by accident they came by work."
Thomas Edison
"To finish first, you must first finish"
Sam Walton
"One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man."
Elbert Hubbard
"Decide what you want, decide what you are willing to exchange for it. Establish your priorities and go to work."
Dale Carnegie
"I do not know anyone who has got to the top without hard work. That is the recipe. It will not always get you to the top, but should get you pretty near."
Margaret Thatcher
"The man who does not work for the love of work but only for money is not likely to make money nor find much fun in life."
Charles Schwab
"The biggest mistake that you can make is to believe that you are working for somebody else. Job security is gone. The driving force of a career must come from the individual. Remember: Jobs are owned by the company, you own your career!"
Earl Nightingale
"Decide what you want, decide what you are willing to exchange for it. Establish your priorities and go to work."
H. L. Hunt
"The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it."
John Ruskin
"Great work is done by people who are not afraid to be great."
Fernando Flores
"It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up."
Babe Ruth
"Those who let things happen usually lose to those who make things happen."
Dave Weinbaum
"We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give."
Winston Churchill
"In a moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing."
Theodore Roosevelt
"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit."
"I find that the harder I work, the more luck I seem to have."
Thomas Jefferson
"In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice. But, in practice, there is."
Yogi Berra
"The more I want to get something done the less I call it work."
Richard Bach
"Live neither in the past nor in the future, but let each day's work absorb your entire energies, and satisfy your widest ambition."
Sir William Osler
"The common denominator for success is work."
John D. Rockefeller
"Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing."
Theodore Roosevelt
"Life is about creating new opportunities, not waiting for them to come to you."
Salma Hayek
"You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them."
Michael Jordan
"No matter what accomplishments you make, somebody helped you."
Althea Gibson
"A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step."
Chinese Proverb
"The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra."
Jimmie Johnson
"Success is never final. Failure is never fatal."
Joe Paterno
"Ingenuity plus courage plus work equals miracles."
Bob Richards
"Everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was."
Richard L. Evans
"It is better to look ahead and prepare than to look back and regret."
Jackie Joyner-Kersie
"I see possibilities in everything. For everything that's taken away, something of greater value has been given."
Michael J. Fox
"There are no office hours for champions."
Paul Dietzel
"You must do the thing you think you cannot do."
Eleanor Roosevelt
"Failure seldom stops you. What stops you is the fear of failure."
W.J. Slim
"Preconceived notions are the locks on the door to wisdom."
Merry Browne
"What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything?"
Vincent Van Gogh
"Your future depends on many things, but mostly on you."
Frank Tyger
"When the student is ready, the teacher appears."
"Winning doesn't always mean being first."
Bonnie Lair
"It's always too early to quit."
Norman Vincent Peale
"Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do."
John Wooden
"I choose to focus on not what has happened but what we can do."
Ellen Pompeo
"If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else."
Booker T. Washington
"Courage faces fear and thereby masters it"
Martin Luther King, Jr.
"He who dares nothing need hope for nothing."
"Unless a man undertakes more than he possibly can do, he will never do all that he can."
Henry Drummond
"Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover."
Mark Twain
"To dare is to lose one's footing momentarily. To not dare is to lose oneself."
Soren Kierkegaard
"Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm."
Winston Churchill
"Your current safe boundaries were once unknown frontiers."
"Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear."
Ambrose Redmoon
"With courage you will dare to take risks, have the strength to be compassionate, and the wisdom to be humble. Courage is the foundation of integrity."
Keshavan Nair
"You gain strength, courage, and confidence by doing the thing which you think you cannot do."
Eleanor Roosevelt
"It's easier to prepare and prevent, than to repair and repent."
"We more frequently fail to face the right problem than fail to solve the problem we face."
"Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out."
John Wooden
"Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all."
Dale Carnegie
"There is no chance, no fate, no destiny that can circumvent, or hinder, or control a firm resolve of a determined soul."
"Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing."
Theodore Roosevelt


  • 02-23-2015: Appointments Continue to Roll in for Greystone 2015

  • 01-30-2015: The First Appointments are In!

  • 01-30-2015: What's Your Backup Plan?

  • 11-11-2014: Thank you, Veterans

  • 10-28-2014: October at Greystone

  • 10-28-2014: Making the Most of Every Opportunity

  • 09-24-2014: Choosing a Life of Honor


  • 09-24-2014: Perseverance Pays Off

  • 09-24-2014: Welcome Greystone Class of 2015!

  • 09-24-2014: Introducing Greystone's First West Point Graduate

  • 09-24-2014: Greystone at Texas A&M

  • 07-14-2014: USNA I-Day

  • 05-02-2014: Greystone Bible Study

  • 05-02-2014: Greystone Alumni Selected for SEALs!

  • 05-02-2014: Received a TWE?

  • 05-02-2014: USNA Class of 2018 Grows by 7

  • 05-02-2014: USMMA Appointments are Here!

  • 04-01-2014: New Candidate Weekend Dates Added to the Calendar

  • 03-31-2014: Greystone Hosts CMS Bob Gaylor at Klocko Leadership Lecture

  • 03-31-2014: Received a TWE?

  • 03-21-2014: The First Day of Spring Brings Good News!

  • 03-21-2014: Greystone Launches the Dream Maker Scholarship Crowd Funding Through Indiegogo

  • 03-03-2014: Another USNA Appoinment!

  • 03-03-2014: Congratulations Vincent Faust, Macy Miller, Conner Drum, and Noah Pehrson!

  • 03-03-2014: First Appointments!!

  • 03-03-2014: Experience Greystone First-Hand

  • 03-03-2014: Pay for Greystone with the Post-9/11 GI Bill!

  • 03-03-2014: New Year, Fresh Start

  • 02-26-2014: Are You Ready for Some Football?

  • 01-14-2014: Welcome Greystone Class of 2014!

  • 10-02-2013: Newest Members of the Class of 2017

  • 09-12-2013: Greystone Remembers 9/11

  • 09-12-2013: Hit the Ground Running

  • 08-10-2013: Greystone Class of 2013 Completes the Program Setting New Records!

  • 08-10-2013: The Post-9/11 GI Bill

  • 06-01-2013: United States Naval Academy Distinguished Graduate!

  • 05-30-2013: Greystone's First Air Force Graduate

  • 05-30-2013: Congratulations, USNA Class of 2013!

  • 05-30-2013: Plebes No More!

  • 05-30-2013: Greystone Class of 2013 Completes the Program Setting New Records!

  • 05-30-2013: Two for USMAPS!

  • 05-28-2013: Congratulations to All New Falcon Foundation Scholars!

  • 04-22-2013: The Post-9/11 GI Bill

  • 04-22-2013: Ending on a High Note

  • 04-02-2013: Greystone Pistol Team

  • 03-27-2013: FUNraising for Wounded Warrior Project

  • 03-25-2013: Celebrating the Long Gray Line

  • 03-25-2013: A Lesson On Leadership

  • 03-22-2013: Another Air Force Appointment!

  • 03-22-2013: Perseverance Pays Off!

  • 03-22-2013: Starting the Week off Right!

  • 03-22-2013: Congratulations Greystone Alumni!

  • 03-22-2013: Our First Fly Girl!

  • 03-22-2013: Two More Appointments!

  • 03-04-2013: See Greystone First-Hand

  • 03-04-2013: Congratulations Clukey!

  • 03-04-2013: Good Day for USMA

  • 03-04-2013: Who's Next?

  • 03-04-2013: More Great News

  • 02-20-2013: Greystone’s First Appointments!

  • 02-20-2013: A Day to Celebrate

  • 02-14-2013: Great News on Valentine's Day!

  • 02-14-2013: Congratulations Chris Cowen!

  • 02-14-2013: Ryan Scott to USMMA!

  • 02-14-2013: What Team Really Means

  • 02-14-2013: The Most Wonderful Time of the Year!

  • 02-04-2013: Looking Forward to 2014

  • 01-22-2013: Greystone Success in Numbers

  • 01-22-2013: The Academies Visit Greystone

  • 01-22-2013: Greystone on the SU Campus

  • 12-11-2012: Army/Navy Tailgating

  • 12-10-2012: 1st Annual Greystone Hammer Bowl

  • 12-10-2012: Hatchett Character Lecture

  • 12-07-2012: Setting the Standard

  • 12-07-2012: Army/Navy Spirit Week

  • 11-20-2012: Getting in the Holiday Spirit

  • 11-19-2012: Friends of Greystone

  • 11-02-2012: September Birthday Bash

  • 10-30-2012: Camp Flaming Arrow Challenge Course

  • 10-26-2012: Greystone Volunteering

  • 10-19-2012: River Fun

  • 10-01-2012: Class Leadership Selected for Greystone at Schreiner University

  • 09-25-2012: Congratulations to the Greystone Class of 2012!

  • 09-25-2012: Greystone at USNA!

  • 09-25-2012: Greystone Class of 2007/USNA Class of 2011 - Solo Flight!

  • 09-25-2012: PLEBES No More!

  • 09-04-2012: Plan of the Day 5-7 Sept. 2012

  • 08-30-2012: Plan of the Day 1-4 Sept. 2012

  • 08-27-2012: Plan of the Day 28-31 Aug. 2012

  • 03-26-2012: Founder's Dinner

  • 03-23-2012: Drill Practice for JFTX

  • 03-03-2012: Schreiner University President's Dinner

  • 03-03-2012: Trent Pache earns his Naval Academy Appointment!

  • 03-03-2012: A Great Day at Greystone!

  • 03-02-2012: Shaun Millar earns appointment to West Point!

  • 02-28-2012: Plan of the Day, Tue thru Thu, 28 Feb-01 Mar 12

  • 02-16-2012: POD February 14-16

  • 02-16-2012: POD January 27-30