It's all to do with the training: you can do a lot if you're properly trained.
Life is entrusted to man as a treasure which must not be squandered, as a talent which must be used well.
He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life
I long to accomplish a great and noble task; but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble
Isn't it astonishing that all these secrets have been preserved for so many years just so we could discover them!
People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.
Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion.
Differences are not intended to separate, to alienate. We are different precisely in order to realize our need of one another.
I discover myself on the verge of a usual mistake.
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.
People who are unable to motivate themselves must be content with mediocrity, no matter how impressive their other talents.
If I find 10,000 ways something won't work, I haven't failed. I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
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.
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.
The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.
The power for creating a better future is contained in the present moment: You create a good future by creating a good present.
I seldom end up where I wanted to go, but almost always end up where I need to be.