Cultivate your curves - they may be dangerous but they won't be avoided.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.
Good thoughts bear good fruit, bad thoughts bear bad fruit.
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
Every intention is a trigger for transformation.
After all is said and done, more is said than done.
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it ....
When it comes down to it, I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do, then I'm already better than them.
Life is 10 percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.
Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four hour days.
I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not.
We are citizens of the world. The tragedy of our times is that we do not know this.
Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.
A man should look for what is, and not what he thinks should be.
As long as I'm in great shape, nobody beats me, for sure.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
I will take fate by the throat; it will never bend me completely to its will.
Duty does not require any person to submit to the destruction of his personal ambitions and the right to live his own life in his own way.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
If my life is going to mean anything, I have to live it myself.