And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
I'm sorry I wrote you such a long letter; I didn't have time to write a short one.
The duty of youth is to challenge corruption.
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.
Cultivate your curves - they may be dangerous but they won't be avoided.
There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
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
They alone live, who live for others.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.
He that can have patience can have what he will.
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.
Whether you think you can, or you think you can't - you're right.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.