We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.
If my life is going to mean anything, I have to live it myself.
Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
A man can't soar too high, when he flies with his own wings.
I may have had a lot of luck in my life, but I still need to find a challenge in the game.
You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.
You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose.
He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life
No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.
United we stand; divided we fall.
Change will not come if we wait for some other person, or if we wait for some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
Don't find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
It is only when the mind is free from the old that it meets everything anew, and in that there is joy.
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.
When it comes down to it, I let them think what they want. If they care enough to bother with what I do, then I'm already better than them.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.