Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
The number one problem that keeps people from winning in the United States today is lack of belief in themselves.
If we want a free and peaceful world, if we want to make the deserts bloom and man grow to greater dignity as a human being-we can do it.
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.
Above all things, respect yourself.
What does not destroy me, makes me strong.
Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.
Don't get set into one form, adapt it and build your own, and let it grow, be like water.
If you can dream it, you can do it. Always remember that this whole thing was started with a dream and a mouse.
I long to accomplish a great and noble task; but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble
Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
I hated every minute of training, but I said, 'Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion'.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
There is always room at the top.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
I just want to be able to play and make people feel good with what I do. When you're thinking that way, anything can happen. And, usually, what happens is good.
Yelling at living things does tend to kill the spirit in them. Sticks and stones may break our bones, but words will break our hearts...
All thinking men are atheists.
Every problem is a gift - without problems we would not grow.
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.