The starting point of all achievement is desire.
What I stand for is what I stand on.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
He was a dreamer, a thinker, a speculative philosopher... or, as his wife would have it, an idiot.
He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life
One man with courage is a majority.
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.
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
I know in my heart that man is good, that what is right will always eventually triumph, and there is purpose and worth to each and every life.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
Freedom from the desire for an answer is essential to the understanding of a problem.
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
If you can dream it, you can do it. Always remember that this whole thing was started with a dream and a mouse.
If we want a free and peaceful world, if we want to make the deserts bloom and man grow to greater dignity as a human being-we can do it.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them - a desire, a dream, a vision.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
As a child of God, I am greater than anything that can happen to me.
You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.