Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.
When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.
You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters. One represents danger, the other opportunity.
When I go, God's going to have to give up his favourite chair.
I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion'.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
Every nation has the right to demand proper treatment and no country should violate the territory of any other country.
Things may come to those who wait but only the things left by those who hustle.
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.
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.
You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed.
When I give, I give myself.
I'd rather be an optimist and a fool than a pessimist and right.
Get up, stand up, Stand up for your rights. Get up, stand up, Don't give up the fight.
Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.