Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
Everything I've ever done was out of fear of being mediocre.
You lose nothing when fighting for a cause ... In my mind the losers are those who don't have a cause they care about.
If my life is going to mean anything, I have to live it myself.
I discover myself on the verge of a usual mistake.
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-nes
If you are humble nothing will touch you, neither praise nor disgrace, because you know what you are.
Don't get set into one form, adapt it and build your own, and let it grow, be like water.
Humans have come into being for the sake of each other, so either teach them, or learn to bear them.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.
A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were, but without it we go nowhere.
Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain't goin' away.
They alone live, who live for others.
The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.