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.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
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.
Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role.
We ask ourselves, who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, handsome, talented and fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be?
The men who have succeeded are men who have chosen one line and stuck to it.
We all have possibilities we don't know about. We can do things we don't even dream we can do.
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as you’ve ever imagined.
When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves.
The time is always right to do the right thing
There are no traffic jams on the extra mile.
No leader can be too far ahead of his followers.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
One of the things I learned when I was negotiating was that until I changed myself, I could not change others.
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
There is no refuge from confession but suicide; and suicide is confession.
You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
A pure hand needs no glove to cover it.