Focus on where you want to go, not on what you fear.
Knowing what's right doesn't mean much unless you do what's right.
Winning isn't everything but wanting to win is.
When every physical and mental resource is focused, one's power to solve a problem multiplies tremendously.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
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.
If we want a free and peaceful world, if we want to make the deserts bloom and man grow to greater dignity as a human being-we can do it.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it ....
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you will never see the shadow.
You see things; you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?
Life is entrusted to man as a treasure which must not be squandered, as a talent which must be used well.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.