Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
You can't live a perfect day until you do something for someone who will never be able to repay you.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. … Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
Keep your eyes on the stars, and your feet on the ground.
A Penny Saved is a Penny Earned
My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.
I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating.
Cultivate your curves - they may be dangerous but they won't be avoided.
Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four hour days.
People don't realize how a man's whole life can be changed by one book.
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
Always do what you are afraid to do.
A pure hand needs no glove to cover it.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be one nation gone under.
The greatest thing in the world is to know how to belong to oneself.
It may have been in pieces, but I gave you the best of me.
The man with no imagination has no wings.
It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
Some people don't like change, but you need to embrace change if the alternative is disaster.