To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win.
Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it!
Improvement makes strait roads, but the crooked roads without Improvement, are roads of Genius.
Perseverance and spirit have done wonders in all ages.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.
Every nation has the right to demand proper treatment and no country should violate the territory of any other country.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
To see me does not necessarily mean to see my face. To understand my thoughts is to have seen me.
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.
Crave for a thing, you will get it. Renounce the craving, the object will follow you by itself.
What I stand for is what I stand on.
I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.
Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.
You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows
To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.
I'll try anything once, twice if I like it, three times to make sure.
It's all to do with the training: you can do a lot if you're properly trained.