To attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
Find out who you are and do it on purpose.
For me, I'm focused on what I want to do. I know what I need to do to be a champion, so I'm working on it.
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're not prepared to be wrong, you'll never come up with anything original.
Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Don't find fault, find a remedy; anybody can complain
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.
There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important.
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
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.
It's the little details that are vital. Little things make big things happen.
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.
Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
Everything I've ever done was out of fear of being mediocre.