I do not want to die rusting, I prefer to burn out.
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
If you're not prepared to be wrong, you'll never come up with anything original.
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
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.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
Everything I've ever done was out of fear of being mediocre.
When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
People die from typewriters falling on their heads.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
Your talent determines what you can do. Your motivation determines how much you are willing to do. Your attitude determines how well you do it.
Accept whatever comes to you woven in the pattern of your destiny, for what could more aptly fit your needs?
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
Storms make trees take deeper roots.
We should not give up and we should not allow the problem to defeat us.
It's kind of fun to do the impossible.
Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.