You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
If we want a free and peaceful world, if we want to make the deserts bloom and man grow to greater dignity as a human being-we can do it.
To be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If youre not, pretend you are.
I seldom end up where I wanted to go, but almost always end up where I need to be.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.
Whatever lifts the corners of your mouth, trust that.
Out of intense complexities intense simplicities emerge.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
I will take fate by the throat; it will never bend me completely to its will.
There is a candle in your heart, ready to be kindled. There is a void in your soul, ready to be filled. You feel it, donít you?
You see things; you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?
People die from typewriters falling on their heads.
A long apprenticeship is the most logical way to success. The only alternative is overnight stardom, but I can't give you a formula for that.
We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, handsome, talented and fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be?
Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue.
Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.
Isn't it astonishing that all these secrets have been preserved for so many years just so we could discover them!
Everything you can imagine is real.
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.