A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.
A pure hand needs no glove to cover it.
What I stand for is what I stand on.
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
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.
A thing worth having is a thing worth cheating for.
Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we're in'.
You can't learn in school what the world is going to do next year.
In a day, when you don't come across any problems - you can be sure that you are travelling in a wrong path.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
I do not want to die rusting, I prefer to burn out.
Be not ashamed women, ... You are the gates of the body, and you are the gates of the soul.
Be happy, but never satisfied.
To give real service, you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money.
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
You see things; you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?
First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win.
A sudden dart when a little over a hundred feet from the end of the track, or a little over 120 feet from the point at which it rose into the air, ended the flight.
The meaning of life is that it is to be lived, and it is not to be traded and conceptualized and squeezed into a patter of systems.