Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
What I stand for is what I stand on.
Above all things, respect yourself.
He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life
Man needs his difficulties because they are necessary to enjoy success.
Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.
Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
The question isn't who is going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.
Don't fear failure. Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
Be not ashamed women, ... You are the gates of the body, and you are the gates of the soul.
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not.
My dear friend, clear your mind of cant.
They alone live, who live for others.
Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.
A pure hand needs no glove to cover it.
I know in my heart that man is good, that what is right will always eventually triumph, and there is purpose and worth to each and every life.
I have a dream that one day little black boys and girls will be holding hands with little white boys and girls.
Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.
The unexamined life is not worth living.