However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
Too much sanity may be madness - and the maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.
All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.
Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world.
Only when I fall do I get up again.
It's all to do with the training: you can do a lot if you're properly trained.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.
A lot of legends, a lot of people, have come before me. But this is my time.
Differences are not intended to separate, to alienate. We are different precisely in order to realize our need of one another.
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.
Listen to many, speak to a few.
I discover myself on the verge of a usual mistake.
In a conflict between the heart and the brain, follow your heart.
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.
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.