Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
The marble not yet carved can hold the form of every thought the greatest artist has.
If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be one nation gone under.
There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly.
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
Never tell all you know-not even to the person you know best.
It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion'.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
So early in my life, I had learned that if you want something, you had better make some noise.
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
Don't find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain
They alone live, who live for others.
For me, I'm focused on what I want to do. I know what I need to do to be a champion, so I'm working on it.
Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.
Whether you think you can, or you think you can't - you're right.
The crisis of today is the joke of tomorrow.
We need never be ashamed of our tears.
All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.