If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.
Only when I fall do I get up again.
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.
My mother said to me, 'If you are a soldier, you will become a general. If you are a monk, you will become the Pope.' Instead, I was a painter, and became Picasso.
What does not destroy me, makes me strong.
The man with no imagination has no wings.
You get in life what you have the courage to ask for.
When I go, God's going to have to give up his favourite chair.
I'm sorry I wrote you such a long letter; I didn't have time to write a short one.
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.
My optimism wears heavy boots and is loud.
You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.
A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song.
For a man who no longer has a homeland, writing becomes a place to live.
The starting point of all achievement is desire.
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.
Victory is for those who can say 'Victory is mine'. Success is for those who can begin saying 'I will succeed' and say 'I have succeeded' in the end.
I may have had a lot of luck in my life, but I still need to find a challenge in the game.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit.
Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.