Only those are fit to live who do not fear to die; and none are fit to die who have shrunk from the joy of life and the duty of life. Both life and death are parts of the same Great Adventure.
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
I am as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.
You see things; you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?
I'm not telling you it's going to be easy - I'm telling you it's going to be worth it.
I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion'.
Knowing what's right doesn't mean much unless you do what's right.
Don't fear failure. Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it ....
When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love ...
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.
You're off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So... get on your way!
Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet.
We're lost, but we're making good time
The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends doing should be done by him with a whole-hearted and strenuous effort.
Don?t only practice your art, but force your way into its secrets, for it and knowledge can raise men to the divine.
You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.