Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
It's all to do with the training: you can do a lot if you're properly trained.
People who say it cannot be done should not interrupt those who are doing it.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. … Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters. One represents danger, the other opportunity.
It may have been in pieces, but I gave you the best of me.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.
If you get up in the morning and think the future is going to be better, it is a bright day. Otherwise, it's not.
Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.
Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it!
Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it.
Yelling at living things does tend to kill the spirit in them. Sticks and stones may break our bones, but words will break our hearts...
Improvement makes strait roads, but the crooked roads without Improvement, are roads of Genius.
People throw stones at you and you convert them into milestones.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
A man can't soar too high, when he flies with his own wings.
Never stand begging for what one has the power to earn.