My dear friend, clear your mind of cant.
I don't know who my grandfather was; I'm much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.
I believe that if you show people the problems and you show them the solutions they will be moved to act.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
The meaning of life is that it is to be lived, and it is not to be traded and conceptualized and squeezed into a patter of systems.
Improvement makes strait roads, but the crooked roads without Improvement, are roads of Genius.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
Winning isn't everything but wanting to win is.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could
To See a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour.
Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.
My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.
Believe you can and you're halfway there.
A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.
Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions.
Differences are not intended to separate, to alienate. We are different precisely in order to realize our need of one another.
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
Life is entrusted to man as a treasure which must not be squandered, as a talent which must be used well.
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.