So early in my life, I had learned that if you want something, you had better make some noise.
Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four hour days.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
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.
Don't fear failure. Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.
We all have possibilities we don't know about. We can do things we don't even dream we can do.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them - a desire, a dream, a vision.
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.
Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
We are citizens of the world. The tragedy of our times is that we do not know this.
No leader can be too far ahead of his followers.
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
He that can have patience can have what he will.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.
A painter should begin every canvas with a wash of black, because all things in nature are dark except where exposed by the light.
Knowing what's right doesn't mean much unless you do what's right.
If you don't like the road you're walking, start paving another one.
Truth is like the sun. You can shut it out for a time, but it ain't goin' away.