You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.
They alone live, who live for others.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
Make today worth remembering.
Accept whatever comes to you woven in the pattern of your destiny, for what could more aptly fit your needs?
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage goes.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.
Only in the darkness, you are able to see the stars.
You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.
Isn't it astonishing that all these secrets have been preserved for so many years just so we could discover them!
First ask yourself: What is the worst that can happen? Then prepare to accept it. Then proceed to improve on the worst.
The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.
Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change.
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.
You're never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you're never as bad as they say when you lose.
If you can't you must, and if you must you can.
Everything you can imagine is real.
You must never be fearful about what you are doing when it is right.
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.