There’s a rule when it comes to motivational quotes: LESS IS MORE.
It’s the old K.I.S.S. Formula . . .
For example, Captain Eddie Rickenbacker (1890-1973) (please link), the courageous World War I aviator, had a six-word formula for success . . .
THINK THINGS THROUGH
THEN FOLLOW THROUGH.
To win 6,000 pennies
for your six-word quote