If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.
Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters. One represents danger, the other opportunity.
I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion'.
Out of your vulnerabilities will come your strength.
Life is 10 percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.
Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire
Imperfection is beauty, madness is genius and it's better to be absolutely ridiculous than absolutely boring.
Pizza makes me think that anything is possible.
To be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If youre not, pretend you are.
Always do what is right. It will gratify half of mankind and astound the other.
How wrong is it for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself?
I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
Do not let it be your aim to be something, but to be someone.
I do not want to die rusting, I prefer to burn out.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people.
Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present.