Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes.
For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
I know in my heart that man is good, that what is right will always eventually triumph, and there is purpose and worth to each and every life.
Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength.
Winners and losers aren't born, they are the products of how they think
Only in the darkness, you are able to see the stars.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
Neither worse then or better is a thing made by being praised.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters. One represents danger, the other opportunity.
I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
You'll never get ahead of anyone as long as you try to get even with him.
Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four hour days.
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
Above all things, respect yourself.