I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.
Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.
When every physical and mental resource is focused, one's power to solve a problem multiplies tremendously.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.
All thinking men are atheists.
We are citizens of the world. The tragedy of our times is that we do not know this.
The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly.
How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak
If you get up in the morning and think the future is going to be better, it is a bright day. Otherwise, it's not.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.
One must maintain a little bittle of summer, even in the middle of winter.
We do not consider our principles as dogmas contained in books said to come from heaven. We derive our inspiration, not from heaven, or the unseen world, but directly from life.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.