If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
You lose nothing when fighting for a cause ... In my mind the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about.
Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
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.
How long should you try? Until.
Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
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 time is always right to do the right thing
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can't practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.
We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them.
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.