Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
Don't get set into one form, adapt it and build your own, and let it grow, be like water.
Change the way you look at things and the things you look at change.
People die from typewriters falling on their heads.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
You'll never do a whole lot unless you're brave enough to try.
I am the captain of my soul.
I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years.
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.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
I am not what happened to me, I am what I choose to become.
It's the little details that are vital. Little things make big things happen.
A man can't soar too high, when he flies with his own wings.
Don't hit at all if it is honorably possible to avoid hitting; but never hit soft!
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
One man with courage is a majority.
Go on with what your heart tells you, or you will lose all.