In winter, I plot and plan. In spring, I move.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
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.
March on. Do not tarry. To go forward is to move toward perfection. March on, and fear not the thorns, or the sharp stones on life's path.
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.
Whether you think you can, or you think you can't - you're right.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly.
All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the light of a single candle.
Victory is for those who can say 'Victory is mine'. Success is for those who can begin saying 'I will succeed' and say 'I have succeeded' in the end.
The best way out is always through.
Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
I want to know what passion is. I want to feel something strongly.
I trust that everything happens for a reason, even if we are not wise enough to see it.
There is always room at the top.
For me, I'm focused on what I want to do. I know what I need to do to be a champion, so I'm working on it.
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.