Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly.
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn't correct. We all start with all there is, it's how we use it that makes things possible.
Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.
Do not let it be your aim to be something, but to be someone.
The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.
When I'm good, I'm very good, but when I'm bad, I'm better.
Drink moderately, for drunkenness neither keeps a secret nor observes a promise.
There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
What does not destroy me, makes me strong.
Nobody can hurt me without my permission.
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
Always do what you are afraid to do.
I'm sorry I wrote you such a long letter; I didn't have time to write a short one.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
Plan your work - work your plan. Lack of system produces that 'I'm swamped' feeling.
They alone live, who live for others.
I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it.
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.