I am not bound to win, but I am bound to be true. I am not bound to succeed, but I am bound to live by the light that I have. I must stand with anybody that stands right, and stand with him while he is right, and part with him when he goes wrong.
Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.
Great work requires great and persistent effort for a long time. Ö Character has to be established through a thousand stumbles.
We are what our thoughts have made us; so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live; they travel far.
Don't stop chasing your dreams, because dreams do come true.
Sovereignty is not given, it is taken.
I can be changed by what happens to me. But I refuse to be reduced by it.
Change your thoughts and you change your world.
As a child of God, I am greater than anything that can happen to me.
We were a family who had come from nothing and now we had respect from French people of all sorts.
A thing worth having is a thing worth cheating for.
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.
When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love ...
I donít think we are going to become extinct. We are very clever and very resourceful.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
We have been called to heal wounds, to unite what has fallen apart, and to bring home those who have lost their way.
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
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.
When I go, God's going to have to give up his favourite chair.