Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it's always your choice.
He that can have patience can have what he will.
You're off to Great Places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, So... get on your way!
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
I am as bad as the worst, but, thank God, I am as good as the best.
A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could
The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.
Freedom and independence form my character.
If you can't feed a hundred people, then just feed one.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try.
Give yourself something to work toward - constantly.
Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role.
Always do what you are afraid to do.
Duty does not require any person to submit to the destruction of his personal ambitions and the right to live his own life in his own way.
Fantasy is an exercise bicycle for the mind. It might not take you anywhere, but it tones up the muscles that can. Of course, I could be wrong.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
Trust in dreams, for in them is hidden the gate to eternity.
I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years.