Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
Man who stand on hill with mouth open will wait long time for roast duck to drop in.
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
You must find the place inside yourself where nothing is impossible.
Always do what is right. It will gratify half of mankind and astound the other.
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
Humans have come into being for the sake of each other, so either teach them, or learn to bear them.
I work hard, and I do good, and I'm going to enjoy myself. I'm not going to let you restrict me.
I will take fate by the throat; it will never bend me completely to its will.
I'll try anything once, twice if I like it, three times to make sure.
Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can't practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
If you want creative workers, give them enough time to play.
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
The number one problem that keeps people from winning in the United States today is lack of belief in themselves.
He that can have patience can have what he will.
In winter, I plot and plan. In spring, I move.