Status quo, you know, is Latin for 'the mess we're in'.
You lose nothing when fighting for a cause ... In my mind the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about.
Always do what you are afraid to do.
When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love ...
Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose.
Victory is for those who can say 'Victory is mine'. Success is for those who can begin saying 'I will succeed' and say 'I have succeeded' in the end.
Be the change that you wish to see in the world.
It's always too early to quit.
Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role.
Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.
This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.
Things may come to those who wait but only the things left by those who hustle.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
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.
It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see.