If you can accept losing, you can't win.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
The man with no imagination has no wings.
Whatever you are, be a good one.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
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.
To go too far is as bad as to fall short.
Knowing what's right doesn't mean much unless you do what's right.
Question with boldness even the existence of God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason than that of blindfolded fear.
Change will not come if we wait for some other person, or if we wait for some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.
A sudden dart when a little over a hundred feet from the end of the track, or a little over 120 feet from the point at which it rose into the air, ended the flight.
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
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 enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with.
We should not give up and we should not allow the problem to defeat us.
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.
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
We have been called to heal wounds, to unite what has fallen apart, and to bring home those who have lost their way.
Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.