Good thoughts bear good fruit, bad thoughts bear bad fruit.
The present is theirs; the future, for which I really worked, is mine.
Though the road's been rocky it sure feels good to me.
Don't fear failure. Not failure, but low aim, is the crime. In great attempts it is glorious even to fail.
You shape your own destiny.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
Go on with what your heart tells you, or you will lose all.
If you put off everything till you're sure of it, you'll never get anything done.
If you want a thing done well, do it yourself.
I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it.
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
When written in Chinese, the word 'crisis' is composed of two characters. One represents danger, the other opportunity.
Focus on where you want to go, not on what you fear.
Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
Find out who you are. And do it on purpose.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Others have seen what is and asked why. I have seen what could be and asked why not.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
The best way out is always through.