Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it ....
Every nation has the right to demand proper treatment and no country should violate the territory of any other country.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
We must have perserverence and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something.
Cultivate your curves - they may be dangerous but they won't be avoided.
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
Humans have come into being for the sake of each other, so either teach them, or learn to bear them.
Winning isn't everything but wanting to win is.
Whether you think you can, or you think you can't - you're right.
Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn't matter which color does the hating. It's just plain wrong.
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
You lose nothing when fighting for a cause ... In my mind the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about.
Years from now, after I'm gone, someone will listen to what I've done and know I was here. They may not know or care who I was, but they'll hear my guitars speaking for me.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.
Don't stop chasing your dreams, because dreams do come true.
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?