You're off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So... get on your way!
If I find 10,000 ways something won't work, I haven't failed. I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
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.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people.
Failure is not our only punishment for laziness; there is also the success of others.
In life, you need either inspiration or desperation.
To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.
Today I shall behave, as if this is the day I will be remembered.
I love those who can smile in trouble...
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
The meaning of life is that it is to be lived, and it is not to be traded and conceptualized and squeezed into a patter of systems.
All thinking men are atheists.
If my mind can conceive it, and my heart can believe it - then I can achieve it.
I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.
Don't just read the easy stuff. You may be entertained by it, but you will never grow from it.
Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.