If you can accept losing, you can't win.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-nes
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
I have a dream that one day little black boys and girls will be holding hands with little white boys and girls.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
Only when I fall do I get up again.
The time is always right to do the right thing
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. … Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
I believe that if you show people the problems and you show them the solutions they will be moved to act.
A liar will not be believed even when he speaks the truth.
People should pursue what they're passionate about. That will make them happier than pretty much anything else.
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.