A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes.
Too much sanity may be madness - and the maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
Change your thoughts and you change your world.
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows
It's not whether you got knocked down; it's whether you get back up.
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher... or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-nes
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
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.
Be happy, but never satisfied.
If we want a free and peaceful world, if we want to make the deserts bloom and man grow to greater dignity as a human being-we can do it.
The person who takes no chances generally has to take whatever is left when others are through choosing.
Every nation has the right to demand proper treatment and no country should violate the territory of any other country.
In a day, when you don't come across any problems - you can be sure that you are travelling in a wrong path.
Identify your problems but give your power and energy to solutions