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.
The limits of the possible can only be defined by going beyond them into the impossible.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
Courage is the thing. All goes if courage goes.
In a day, when you don't come across any problems - you can be sure that you are travelling in a wrong path.
The best way out is always through.
Waiting hurts. Forgetting hurts. But not knowing which decision to take is the worst of suffering
One man with courage is a majority.
It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it.
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
When I was in college, I wanted to be involved in things that would change the world.
Yelling at living things does tend to kill the spirit in them. Sticks and stones may break our bones, but words will break our hearts...
The marble not yet carved can hold the form of every thought the greatest artist has.
I'm sorry I wrote you such a long letter; I didn't have time to write a short one.
Courage is the most important of all the virtues, because without courage you can't practice any other virtue consistently. You can practice any virtue erratically, but nothing consistently without courage.
I am the captain of my soul.
Why live an ordinary life, when you can live an extraordinary one.
Freedom from the desire for an answer is essential to the understanding of a problem.
A man is but the product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes.