My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage goes.
When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love ...
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
The crisis of today is the joke of tomorrow.
A thing worth having is a thing worth cheating for.
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were, but without it we go nowhere.
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.
Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four hour days.
The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
As long as I'm in great shape, nobody beats me, for sure.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily.
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
Dare to live the life you have dreamed for yourself. Go forward and make your dreams come true.