I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
I think nature's imagination Is so much greater than man's, she's never going to let us relax.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them - a desire, a dream, a vision.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire
I seldom end up where I wanted to go, but almost always end up where I need to be.
If you can dream it, you can do it. Always remember that this whole thing was started with a dream and a mouse.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
Treat a work of art like a prince. Let it speak to you first.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
If the little bit you have is nothing special in itself, at least find a way of saying it that is a little bit special.
When I go, God's going to have to give up his favourite chair.
Drink moderately, for drunkenness neither keeps a secret nor observes a promise.
When I give, I give myself.
Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly.
The marble not yet carved can hold the form of every thought the greatest artist has.
The man with no imagination has no wings.
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.
I work hard, and I do good, and I'm going to enjoy myself. I'm not going to let you restrict me.