Make the most of yourself....for that is all there is of you.
Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.
To succeed in your mission, you must have single-minded devotion to your goal.
Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.
My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style
Always do what you are afraid to do.
Don?t only practice your art, but force your way into its secrets, for it and knowledge can raise men to the divine.
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
One man with courage is a majority.
We are all motivated by a keen desire for praise, and the better a man is, the more he is inspired by glory.
I have a dream that one day little black boys and girls will be holding hands with little white boys and girls.
Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
The limits of the possible can only be defined by going beyond them into the impossible.
Though the road's been rocky it sure feels good to me.
You say I started out with practically nothing, but that isn't correct. We all start with all there is, it's how we use it that makes things possible.
No leader can be too far ahead of his followers.
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
Plan your work - work your plan. Lack of system produces that 'I'm swamped' feeling.
Good thoughts bear good fruit, bad thoughts bear bad fruit.