Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them - a desire, a dream, a vision.
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.
There is a candle in your heart, ready to be kindled. There is a void in your soul, ready to be filled. You feel it, donít you?
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.
Don't find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain
I can never stand still. I must explore and experiment. I am never satisfied with my work. I resent the limitations of my own imagination.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
The only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love ...
We are citizens of the world. The tragedy of our times is that we do not know this.
And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
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.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us that the less we use our power the greater it will be.
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
What's the world's greatest lie?... It's this: that at a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what's happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate.