I know in my heart that man is good, that what is right will always eventually triumph, and there is purpose and worth to each and every life.
Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.
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.
Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
Let yourself be silently drawn by the stronger pull of what you really love.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-nes
Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably.
There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it's going to be a butterfly.
Give yourself something to work toward - constantly.
Aim for the highest.
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
I will never be by violence constrained to do anything.
Find out who you are. And do it on purpose.
If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be one nation gone under.
What's the world's greatest lie?... It's this: that at a certain point in our lives, we lose control of what's happening to us, and our lives become controlled by fate.
Life is 10 percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.
The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself. No man is free who cannot command himself.
Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn't matter which color does the hating. It's just plain wrong.
If you can't feed a hundred people, then just feed one.