Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
I'm sorry I wrote you such a long letter; I didn't have time to write a short one.
Winning isn't everything but wanting to win is.
When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.
For every dark night, there's a brighter day
If you're not prepared to be wrong, you'll never come up with anything original.
Be the change that you wish to see in the world.
Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.
Never tell all you know-not even to the person you know best.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
Lend yourself to others, but give yourself to yourself.
A man can't soar too high, when he flies with his own wings.
Everything I've ever done was out of fear of being mediocre.
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.