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.
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.
Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions.
I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years.
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.
Every intention is a trigger for transformation.
Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue.
If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.
Go on with what your heart tells you, or you will lose all.
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.
It marks a big step in your development when you come to realize that other people can help you do a better job than you could do alone.
Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.
When you're at the end of your rope, tie a knot and hold on
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage goes.
People throw stones at you and you convert them into milestones.
Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.
Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.
Anything that makes weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
Don?t only practice your art, but force your way into its secrets, for it and knowledge can raise men to the divine.
One man with courage is a majority.
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.