You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. … Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
Winning isn't everything but wanting to win is.
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.
A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could
Don't let anyone tell you what you ought to like... Some wines that some experts think are absolutely exquisite don't appeal to me at all.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
Whenever a negative thought concerning your personal power comes to mind, deliberately voice a positive thought to cancel it out.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
To see me does not necessarily mean to see my face. To understand my thoughts is to have seen me.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-nes
You don't need a weather man to know which way the wind blows
If you put off everything till you're sure of it, you'll never get anything done.
Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it.
A man can't soar too high, when he flies with his own wings.
Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you.
Do not let it be your aim to be something, but to be someone.