After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
We need never be ashamed of our tears.
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.
Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
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
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
If you put off everything till you're sure of it, you'll never get anything done.
Find out who you are. And do it on purpose.
A long apprenticeship is the most logical way to success. The only alternative is overnight stardom, but I can't give you a formula for that.
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak
I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
When I go, God's going to have to give up his favourite chair.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.
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.
Be happy, but never satisfied.
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
When I was in college, I wanted to be involved in things that would change the world.