For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
Listen to many, speak to a few.
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.
Whether you think you can, or you think you can't - you're right.
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.
When every physical and mental resource is focused, one's power to solve a problem multiplies tremendously.
Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.
What does not destroy me, makes me strong.
Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
Your talent determines what you can do. Your motivation determines how much you are willing to do. Your attitude determines how well you do it.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.
Humans have come into being for the sake of each other, so either teach them, or learn to bear them.
After all is said and done, more is said than done.
As long as I'm in great shape, nobody beats me, for sure.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain't goin' away.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
Believe you can and you're halfway there.
Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.