For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
Plan your work - work your plan. Lack of system produces that 'I'm swamped' feeling.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Change will not come if we wait for some other person, or if we wait for some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
Don't get set into one form, adapt it and build your own, and let it grow, be like water.
If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be one nation gone under.
I donít think we are going to become extinct. We are very clever and very resourceful.
You have to work hard to get to the top of your game. I think every writer has doubts! I still do all the time.
After all is said and done, more is said than done.
If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.
Aim for the highest.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful.
I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion'.
The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.
People should pursue what they're passionate about. That will make them happier than pretty much anything else.
March on. Do not tarry. To go forward is to move toward perfection. March on, and fear not the thorns, or the sharp stones on life's path.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
It's not whether you got knocked down; it's whether you get back up.
Only those are fit to live who do not fear to die; and none are fit to die who have shrunk from the joy of life and the duty of life. Both life and death are parts of the same Great Adventure.