Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.
Identify your problems but give your power and energy to solutions
There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly.
Winning isn't everything but wanting to win is.
One must maintain a little bittle of summer, even in the middle of winter.
I believe that every person is born with talent.
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
Freedom and independence form my character.
We all have possibilities we don't know about. We can do things we don't even dream we can do.
Things may come to those who wait but only the things left by those who hustle.
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn't correct. We all start with all there is, it's how we use it that makes things possible.
I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.
Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not.
Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.