If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be
When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.
I think nature's imagination Is so much greater than man's, she's never going to let us relax.
He that can have patience can have what he will.
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
A sudden dart when a little over a hundred feet from the end of the track, or a little over 120 feet from the point at which it rose into the air, ended the flight.
There are no traffic jams on the extra mile.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Years from now, after I'm gone, someone will listen to what I've done and know I was here. They may not know or care who I was, but they'll hear my guitars speaking for me.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
A man should look for what is, and not what he thinks should be.
Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it ....
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
Accept whatever comes to you woven in the pattern of your destiny, for what could more aptly fit your needs?
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.