To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
There are no traffic jams on the extra mile.
It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
I'll try anything once, twice if I like it, three times to make sure.
A thing worth having is a thing worth cheating for.
He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher... or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them - a desire, a dream, a vision.
I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage goes.
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.
I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.
The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.
Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
The crisis of today is the joke of tomorrow.
Fantasy is an exercise bicycle for the mind. It might not take you anywhere, but it tones up the muscles that can. Of course, I could be wrong.
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
Life is 10 percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.