Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings.
Drink moderately, for drunkenness neither keeps a secret nor observes a promise.
Do you want to know who you are? Don't ask. Act! Action will delineate and define you.
My heroes are the ones who survived doing it wrong, who made mistakes, but recovered from them.
Doing what you love is the cornerstone of having abundance in your life.
Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time, who never loses any. It is wonderful how much may be done, if we are always doing.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
They say Rome wasn't built in a day, but I wasn't on that particular job.
Winning isn't everything but wanting to win is.
The fishermen know that the sea is dangerous and the storm terrible, but they have never found these dangers sufficient reason for remaining ashore.
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.
My advice to other disabled people would be, concentrate on things your disability doesn't prevent you doing well, and don't regret the things it interferes with. Don't be disabled in spirit as well as physically.
Climbing to the top demands strength, whether it is to the top of Mount Everest or to the top of your career.
Every nation has the right to demand proper treatment and no country should violate the territory of any other country.
When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love ...
The world is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I am possible'
We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.
My optimism wears heavy boots and is loud.
Make today worth remembering.
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.