What does not destroy me, makes me strong.
It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
Don't let anyone tell you what you ought to like... Some wines that some experts think are absolutely exquisite don't appeal to me at all.
With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world.
Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.
To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
I do not want to die rusting, I prefer to burn out.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
Perseverance and spirit have done wonders in all ages.
Never stand begging for what one has the power to earn.
Be the change that you wish to see in the world.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
I have a dream that one day little black boys and girls will be holding hands with little white boys and girls.
A man can't soar too high, when he flies with his own wings.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
I invented my life by taking for granted that everything I did not like would have an opposite, which I would like.
Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.
If we go down into ourselves, we find that we possess exactly what we desire.