You shape your own destiny.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends doing should be done by him with a whole-hearted and strenuous effort.
My dear friend, clear your mind of cant.
For me, I'm focused on what I want to do. I know what I need to do to be a champion, so I'm working on it.
When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.
Differences are not intended to separate, to alienate. We are different precisely in order to realize our need of one another.
No leader can be too far ahead of his followers.
A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
What does not destroy me, makes me strong.
The man with no imagination has no wings.
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style
They alone live, who live for others.
I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.