We must have perserverence and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.
Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four hour days.
As long as I'm in great shape, nobody beats me, for sure.
Freedom and independence form my character.
The people who were trying to make this world worse are not taking the day off. Why should I?
Listen to many, speak to a few.
If I find 10,000 ways something won't work, I haven't failed. I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
Always do what you are afraid to do.
To myself I am only a child playing on the beach, while vast oceans of truth lie undiscovered before me.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people.
Fantasy is an exercise bicycle for the mind. It might not take you anywhere, but it tones up the muscles that can. Of course, I could be wrong.
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
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
When they say the sky's the limit to me that's really true