Whether you think you can, or you think you can't - you're right.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.
They deem me mad because I will not sell my days for gold; and I deem them mad because they think my days have a price.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
It's all to do with the training: you can do a lot if you're properly trained.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
Only those are fit to live who do not fear to die; and none are fit to die who have shrunk from the joy of life and the duty of life. Both life and death are parts of the same Great Adventure.
Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can't practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.
Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue.
When it comes down to it, I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do, then I'm already better than them.
There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.
When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters. One represents danger, the other opportunity.
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.
Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.
Winning isn't everything but wanting to win is.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
I long to accomplish a great and noble task; but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble
You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.