A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer.
If you treat an individual as he is, he will remain how he is. But if you treat him as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be
It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
No leader can be too far ahead of his followers.
Treat a work of art like a prince. Let it speak to you first.
The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering.
Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.
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.
The only way of discovering the limits of the possible is to venture a little way past them into the impossible.
Don't stop chasing your dreams, because dreams do come true.
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.
A lot of people have gone further than they thought they could because someone else thought they could
Winning isn't everything but wanting to win is.
The great art of life is sensation, to feel that we exist, even in pain.
We do not consider our principles as dogmas contained in books said to come from heaven. We derive our inspiration, not from heaven, or the unseen world, but directly from life.
Doing what you love is the cornerstone of having abundance in your life.
I am the captain of my soul.
You are not here merely to make a living. You are here in order to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world, and to impoverish yourself if you forget the errand.
A man can't soar too high, when he flies with his own wings.
Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.
The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.