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.
Life is 10 percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.
The secret of genius is to carry the spirit of the child into old age, which means never losing your enthusiasm.
A pure hand needs no glove to cover it.
Be the change that you wish to see in the world.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
A man's work is nothing but this slow trek to rediscover, through the detours of art, those two or three great and simple images in whose presence his heart first opened.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
Whatever lifts the corners of your mouth, trust that.
Always do what you are afraid to do.
It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.
Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
If you get up in the morning and think the future is going to be better, it is a bright day. Otherwise, it's not.
Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.
A sudden dart when a little over a hundred feet from the end of the track, or a little over 120 feet from the point at which it rose into the air, ended the flight.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion'.
The number one problem that keeps people from winning in the United States today is lack of belief in themselves.
Believe you can and you're halfway there.
Ideas come from everything