Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
Don't let anyone tell you what you ought to like... Some wines that some experts think are absolutely exquisite don't appeal to me at all.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. … Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
Today I shall behave, as if this is the day I will be remembered.
One of the things I learned when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
So early in my life, I had learned that if you want something, you had better make some noise.
One man with courage is a majority.
Aim for the highest.
Out of intense complexities intense simplicities emerge.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.
If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
The deeds you do may be the only sermon some persons will hear today.
I wouldn't say I was the best manager in the business. But I was in the top one.
Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.
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.