Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
I don't do fashion, I AM fashion.
I long to accomplish a great and noble task; but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble
Everything you can imagine is real.
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire
Duty does not require any person to submit to the destruction of his personal ambitions and the right to live his own life in his own way.
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
This is one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.
I seldom end up where I wanted to go, but almost always end up where I need to be.
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.
The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
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.
Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can't practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be one nation gone under.