The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
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.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them - a desire, a dream, a vision.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. … Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.
Freedom and independence form my character.
People throw stones at you and you convert them into milestones.
Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet.
I believe that every person is born with talent.
To go too far is as bad as to fall short.
It's not whether you got knocked down; it's whether you get back up.
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
Some people regard discipline as a chore. For me, it is a kind of order that sets me free to fly.
The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance.
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.