It is our choices...that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
The power for creating a better future is contained in the present moment: You create a good future by creating a good present.
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.
I confess that in 1901 I said to my brother Orville that man would not fly for fifty years.
Today I shall behave, as if this is the day I will be remembered.
When I go, God's going to have to give up his favourite chair.
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.
The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it and join the dance.
There is no passion to be found playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living.
The deeds you do may be the only sermon some persons will hear today.
We all have possibilities we don't know about. We can do things we don't even dream we can do.
If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain.
Without ambition one starts nothing. Without work one finishes nothing. The prize will not be sent to you. You have to win it.
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.
Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are
Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.
For every man there exists a bait which he cannot resist swallowing.
Character isn't something you were born with and can't change, like your fingerprints. It's something you weren't born with and must take responsibility for forming.
You have to dream before your dreams can come true.
Knowing what's right doesn't mean much unless you do what's right.
Argue not concerning God,re-examine all that you have been told at church or school or in any book, dismiss whatever insults your soul