I do not care so much what I am to others as I care what I am to myself.
To be a great champion you must believe you are the best. If youre not, pretend you are.
We must have perserverence and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something.
However many holy words you read, however many you speak, what good will they do you if you do not act on upon them?
To See a World in a Grain of Sand And a Heaven in a Wild Flower, Hold Infinity in the palm of your hand And Eternity in an hour.
Don't ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.
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.
To attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd.
Faith is taking the first step even when you can't see the whole staircase.
Some people feel the rain. Others just get wet.
Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
You need a little bit of insanity to do great things.
A man may die, nations may rise and fall, but an idea lives on.
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
Drink moderately, for drunkenness neither keeps a secret nor observes a promise.
Look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see, and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious.
A liar will not be believed even when he speaks the truth.
After all is said and done, more is said than done.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
The first rule is to keep an untroubled spirit. The second is to look things in the face and know them for what they are.