Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.
Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.
No leader can be too far ahead of his followers.
One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interests.
One man with courage is a majority.
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak
The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
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.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
When I'm good, I'm very good, but when I'm bad, I'm better.
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world.
Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.
A liar will not be believed even when he speaks the truth.
To see me does not necessarily mean to see my face. To understand my thoughts is to have seen me.
And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.
People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.
The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering.