To see me does not necessarily mean to see my face. To understand my thoughts is to have seen me.
If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people.
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.
Aim for the highest.
A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention ... arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion.
If you can't fly then run, if you can't run then walk, if you can't walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.
We're lost, but we're making good time
It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.
If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be
When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.
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.
I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.
The only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible.
The power for creating a better future is contained in the present moment: You create a good future by creating a good present.
Freedom and independence form my character.
Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I am possible'