Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.
It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one.
The deeds you do may be the only sermon some persons will hear today.
First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-nes
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
Don't find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
Whatever lifts the corners of your mouth, trust that.
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
Humans have come into being for the sake of each other, so either teach them, or learn to bear them.
When everything seems to be going against you, remember that the airplane takes off against the wind, not with it ....
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.