Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.
I trust that everything happens for a reason, even if we are not wise enough to see it.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.
I not only use all the brains that I have, but all that I can borrow.
Ideas come from everything
I have always found that mercy bears richer fruits than strict justice.
First they ignore you, then they ridicule you, then they fight you, and then you win.
If you get up in the morning and think the future is going to be better, it is a bright day. Otherwise, it's not.
The marble not yet carved can hold the form of every thought the greatest artist has.
You yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe, deserve your love and affection.
Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young.
Wealth is not about having a lot of money; it's about having a lot of options.
Aim for the highest.
Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn't matter which color does the hating. It's just plain wrong.
If we want a free and peaceful world, if we want to make the deserts bloom and man grow to greater dignity as a human being-we can do it.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
Life is entrusted to man as a treasure which must not be squandered, as a talent which must be used well.
Isn't it astonishing that all these secrets have been preserved for so many years just so we could discover them!
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.