I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
When all is said and done, more is said than done.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
Knowing what's right doesn't mean much unless you do what's right.
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.
The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
We have been called to heal wounds, to unite what has fallen apart, and to bring home those who have lost their way.
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.
I just want to be able to play and make people feel good with what I do. When you're thinking that way, anything can happen. And, usually, what happens is good.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
Aim for the highest.
Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.
Treat a work of art like a prince. Let it speak to you first.
To go too far is as bad as to fall short.
Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.
Go on with what your heart tells you, or you will lose all.
Man who stand on hill with mouth open will wait long time for roast duck to drop in.