A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
All thinking men are atheists.
The people who were trying to make this world worse are not taking the day off. Why should I?
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
What I stand for is what I stand on.
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
Life is 10 percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
All wealth is the product of labor.
Identify your problems but give your power and energy to solutions
If you don't know, the thing to do is not to get scared, but to learn.
The desire to reach for the stars is ambitious. The desire to reach hearts is wise.
Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.
Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it!
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.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
To attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
I seldom end up where I wanted to go, but almost always end up where I need to be.
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn't correct. We all start with all there is, it's how we use it that makes things possible.
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.