Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
Today I shall behave, as if this is the day I will be remembered.
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
When they say the sky's the limit to me that's really true
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.
A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could
Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it.
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.
The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
You see things; you say, 'Why?' But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?
I wouldn't say I was the best manager in the business. But I was in the top one.
The crisis of today is the joke of tomorrow.
I'll try anything once, twice if I like it, three times to make sure.
Freedom and independence form my character.
Some people don't like change, but you need to embrace change if the alternative is disaster.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
Yelling at living things does tend to kill the spirit in them. Sticks and stones may break our bones, but words will break our hearts...
You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows