Never tell all you know-not even to the person you know best.
If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one.
It is only when the mind is free from the old that it meets everything anew, and in that there is joy.
You can wish for things in the future to be different, but in this moment you have to accept things as they are.
The time is always right to do the right thing
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
It's what you learn after you know it all that counts.
Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it.
However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion'.
I want to know what passion is. I want to feel something strongly.
You can't learn in school what the world is going to do next year.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you will never see the shadow.
Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
When all is said and done, more is said than done.
It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.
My advice to other disabled people would be, concentrate on things your disability doesn't prevent you doing well, and don't regret the things it interferes with. Don't be disabled in spirit as well as physically.
I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.