He that can have patience can have what he will.
If the little bit you have is nothing special in itself, at least find a way of saying it that is a little bit special.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself any direction you choose.
Drink moderately, for drunkenness neither keeps a secret nor observes a promise.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion'.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
The great secret of true success, of true happiness, is this: the man or woman who asks for no return, the perfectly unselfish person, is the most successful.
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
I do not want to die rusting, I prefer to burn out.
People are capable, at any time in their lives, of doing what they dream of.
A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes.
Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
What I stand for is what I stand on.
After all is said and done, more is said than done.
For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
Diligence is the mother of good fortune. And idleness, its opposite, never brought a man to the goal of any of his best wishes.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.