Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
Give yourself something to work toward - constantly.
Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can't practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.
One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interests.
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.
Lend yourself to others, but give yourself to yourself.
Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
Winners and losers aren't born, they are the products of how they think
Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
It's kind of fun to do the impossible.
Don't get set into one form, adapt it and build your own, and let it grow, be like water.
Be happy, but never satisfied.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.
Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.
If you're not prepared to be wrong, you'll never come up with anything original.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.