To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
I am as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best.
When every physical and mental resource is focused, one's power to solve a problem multiplies tremendously.
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
It is only when the mind is free from the old that it meets everything anew, and in that there is joy.
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage goes.
I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.
Whatever you are, be a good one.
I am the lizard king. I can do anything.
Be not ashamed women, ... You are the gates of the body, and you are the gates of the soul.
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.