A man can't soar too high, when he flies with his own wings.
Whatever you are, be a good one.
Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it!
The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort.
The people who were trying to make this world worse are not taking the day off. Why should I?
I'm sorry I wrote you such a long letter; I didn't have time to write a short one.
Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit.
Never look back unless you are planning to go that way.
The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering.
Too much sanity may be madness - and the maddest of all is to see life as it is and not as it should be.
It's the little details that are vital. Little things make big things happen.
Stop acting so small. You are the universe in ecstatic motion.
If I find 10,000 ways something won't work, I haven't failed. I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
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.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality-in your own mind.
Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role.
We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.
Everything I've ever done was out of fear of being mediocre.
United we stand; divided we fall.
After climbing a great hill, one only finds that there are many more hills to climb.
Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were, but without it we go nowhere.