A liar will not be believed even when he speaks the truth.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
Give yourself something to work toward - constantly.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
You can't live a perfect day until you do something for someone who will never be able to repay you.
My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn't matter which color does the hating. It's just plain wrong.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily.
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.
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
Above all things, respect yourself.
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage goes.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.
I may have had a lot of luck in my life, but I still need to find a challenge in the game.