A sudden dart when a little over a hundred feet from the end of the track, or a little over 120 feet from the point at which it rose into the air, ended the flight.
If you paint in your mind a picture of bright and happy expectations, you put yourself into a condition conducive to your goal.
A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
Improvement makes strait roads, but the crooked roads without Improvement, are roads of Genius.
The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one.
Gratitude is an illness suffered by dogs.
I have a dream that one day little black boys and girls will be holding hands with little white boys and girls.
Crave for a thing, you will get it. Renounce the craving, the object will follow you by itself.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.
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.
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.
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.
You have to work hard to get to the top of your game. I think every writer has doubts! I still do all the time.
The greatest accomplishment is not in never falling, but in rising again after you fall.
Today I shall behave, as if this is the day I will be remembered.
Instead of worrying about what people say of you, why not spend time trying to accomplish something they will admire