I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not.
Always do what you are afraid to do.
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
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.
The deeds you do may be the only sermon some persons will hear today.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.
I have a dream that one day little black boys and girls will be holding hands with little white boys and girls.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.
You can't live a perfect day until you do something for someone who will never be able to repay you.
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.
Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn't matter which color does the hating. It's just plain wrong.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
Perseverance and spirit have done wonders in all ages.
Whatever lifts the corners of your mouth, trust that.
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.