With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world.
A lot of legends, a lot of people, have come before me. But this is my time.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. … Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
It's the little details that are vital. Little things make big things happen.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.
Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present.
Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.
You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows
Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength.
I work hard, and I do good, and I'm going to enjoy myself. I'm not going to let you restrict me.
If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be one nation gone under.
Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it!
Whenever a negative thought concerning your personal power comes to mind, deliberately voice a positive thought to cancel it out.
You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
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.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time, who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.
Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
Perseverance and spirit have done wonders in all ages.