Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.
When I'm good, I'm very good, but when I'm bad, I'm better.
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.
A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
March on. Do not tarry. To go forward is to move toward perfection. March on, and fear not the thorns, or the sharp stones on life's path.
Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.
Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
Get up, stand up, Stand up for your rights. Get up, stand up, Don't give up the fight.
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
We could all take a lesson from crayons: some are sharp, some are beautiful, some have weird names, and all are different colors, but they still learn to live in the same box...
The marble not yet carved can hold the form of every thought the greatest artist has.
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
Every nation has the right to demand proper treatment and no country should violate the territory of any other country.
Everything I've ever done was out of fear of being mediocre.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.