A man can't soar too high, when he flies with his own wings.
Identify your problems but give your power and energy to solutions
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
To give real service, you must add something which cannot be bought or measured with money.
Duty does not require any person to submit to the destruction of his personal ambitions and the right to live his own life in his own way.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue.
A sudden dart when a little over a hundred feet from the end of the track, or a little over 120 feet from the point at which it rose into the air, ended the flight.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.
A long apprenticeship is the most logical way to success. The only alternative is overnight stardom, but I can't give you a formula for that.
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.
We need never be ashamed of our tears.
If we go down into ourselves, we find that we possess exactly what we desire.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
It is only when the mind is free from the old that it meets everything anew, and in that there is joy.
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.