A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.
If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be one nation gone under.
Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
Every problem is a gift - without problems we would not grow.
When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters. One represents danger, the other opportunity.
If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
If we want a free and peaceful world, if we want to make the deserts bloom and man grow to greater dignity as a human being-we can do it.
When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.
Don't get set into one form, adapt it and build your own, and let it grow, be like water.
There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.
It's not whether you got knocked down; it's whether you get back up.
I have a dream that one day little black boys and girls will be holding hands with little white boys and girls.
Don't stop chasing your dreams, because dreams do come true.
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
In life, you need either inspiration or desperation.
You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose.
Everything you want is out there waiting for you to ask. Everything you want also wants you. But you have to take action to get it.
The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful.