I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.
The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
Surround yourself only with people who are going to take you higher.
Plan your work - work your plan. Lack of system produces that 'I'm swamped' feeling.
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
All thinking men are atheists.
I know in my heart that man is good, that what is right will always eventually triumph, and there is purpose and worth to each and every life.
In life, you need either inspiration or desperation.
I don't care what people think or say about me, I know who I am.
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.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world.
You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.
The number one problem that keeps people from winning in the United States today is lack of belief in themselves.
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
Make today worth remembering.
We do not consider our principles as dogmas contained in books said to come from heaven. We derive our inspiration, not from heaven, or the unseen world, but directly from life.