Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
Too much sanity may be madness - and the maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.
The best way out is always through.
You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them - a desire, a dream, a vision.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
Life is 10 percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.
The people who were trying to make this world worse are not taking the day off. Why should I?
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
You must find the place inside yourself where nothing is impossible.
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.
Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage goes.
If my life is going to mean anything, I have to live it myself.
I just want to be able to play and make people feel good with what I do. When you're thinking that way, anything can happen. And, usually, what happens is good.
Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
Don't fear failure. Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.