It's all to do with the training: you can do a lot if you're properly trained.
I'd rather be an optimist and a fool than a pessimist and right.
The number one problem that keeps people from winning in the United States today is lack of belief in themselves.
Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
When I was in college, I wanted to be involved in things that would change the world.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion'.
If you can accept losing, you can't win.
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.
Years from now, after I'm gone, someone will listen to what I've done and know I was here. They may not know or care who I was, but they'll hear my guitars speaking for me.
One must maintain a little bittle of summer, even in the middle of winter.
You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.
Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you will never see the shadow.
The deeds you do may be the only sermon some persons will hear today.