The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends doing should be done by him with a whole-hearted and strenuous effort.
Don't fear failure. Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.
I trust that everything happens for a reason, even if we are not wise enough to see it.
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.
You can't learn in school what the world is going to do next year.
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.
A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions.
I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us that the less we use our power the greater it will be.
Duty does not require any person to submit to the destruction of his personal ambitions and the right to live his own life in his own way.
Human dignity consists in the role we must play in our own perfection. Taking a role in our own self-completion is the highest expression of our creativity.
Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as you’ve ever imagined.
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.