The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us that the less we use our power the greater it will be.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
It's the little details that are vital. Little things make big things happen.
We travel. Some of us forever. To seek other states, other lives, other souls.
Knowing what's right doesn't mean much unless you do what's right.
Man who stand on hill with mouth open will wait long time for roast duck to drop in.
The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends doing should be done by him with a whole-hearted and strenuous effort.
I know in my heart that man is good, that what is right will always eventually triumph, and there is purpose and worth to each and every life.
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. … Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
The way to become rich is to put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket.
Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.
The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.
If you can accept losing, you can't win.
A thing worth having is a thing worth cheating for.
The fact that the great scientist believed in flying machines was the one thing that encouraged us to begin our studies.
It's all to do with the training: you can do a lot if you're properly trained.