A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
Don't fear failure. Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn't correct. We all start with all there is, it's how we use it that makes things possible.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
We should not give up and we should not allow the problem to defeat us.
It's all to do with the training: you can do a lot if you're properly trained.
There are no traffic jams on the extra mile.
I don't do fashion, I AM fashion.
Life is 10 percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.
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.
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
Some people don't like change, but you need to embrace change if the alternative is disaster.
When I give, I give myself.
Argue not concerning God,re-examine all that you have been told at church or school or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your soul