Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
When I was in college, I wanted to be involved in things that would change the world.
I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it.
The crisis of today is the joke of tomorrow.
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.
I do not want to die rusting, I prefer to burn out.
Make today worth remembering.
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
I am always doing that which I can not do, in order that I may learn how to do it.
Our patience will achieve more than our force.
Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.
Human dignity consists in the role we must play in our own perfection. Taking a role in our own self-completion is the highest expression of our creativity.
Always do what is right. It will gratify half of mankind and astound the other.
You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
Every intention is a trigger for transformation.
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.
What I stand for is what I stand on.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style