Don't stop chasing your dreams, because dreams do come true.
The one excellent thing that can be learned from a lion is that whatever a man intends doing should be done by him with a whole-hearted and strenuous effort.
Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
What's the world's greatest lie?... It's this: that at a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what's happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate.
Do not be afraid. Do not be satisfied with mediocrity. Put out into the deep and let down your nets for a catch.
We travel. Some of us forever. To seek other states, other lives, other souls.
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
Nobody can hurt me without my permission.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
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.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
There is a candle in your heart, ready to be kindled. There is a void in your soul, ready to be filled. You feel it, donít you?
Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together.
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.
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
Courage isn't having the strength to go on - it is going on when you don't have strength.
If my life is going to mean anything, I have to live it myself.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
In life, you need either inspiration or desperation.
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.